August 4th – Tuesday - Arlington Heights National Night Out Event
Details are still being determined for this event. It might be a car display at the event. This will most likely be a display-only car show and space will be limited. The event is scheduled from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Watch this space for more details.
August 8th – Saturday - SGMFC Monthly Meeting
Will be held at Saluto's - 7680 Grand Avenue in Gurnee with our 2nd annual "Cruise to the Border" meeting. George Bucur is organizing this annual Show & Shine event. The Show & Shine will begin at 4pm with our display of cars. Social dinner hour will begin at 5pm with our General Meeting to follow. For more information contact Jeff Swanson at 630-215-8881 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
August 23rd – Sunday - Rock Valley Mustang Club Annual Charity Show
Our annual manure tour to the RVMC show will begin at 8am at Country Donuts in Elgin at 3091 Route 20. We will leave at 8:15am and travel the scenic back roads to the show. The show awards are at 2pm. We will have reserved parking please let Jeff know that you will be going so he can let them know how many will be attending. This is rain or shine but if it is raining we will not be going, so please watch your e-mail for notifications prior to the show. Valley Mustang Club's annual Charity Car and Motorcycle Show will be held at Machesney Elementary School, 8615 N. Second Street, Machesney Park, IL 61115 (across from the Machesney Park Mall). Hours are 8am to 2pm, Rain or Shine. Proceeds will benefit the Rock House Kids. For more information contact Jeff Swanson at 630-215-8881 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 11th-13th – Weekend – Secretary of State Car Show, Springfield, IL
It has been confirmed that the annual car show in Springfield hosted by the Illinois Secretary of State's office will be held on Saturday, September 12th. This was a fun weekend last year and we hope we can get another good turnout this year. Watch this space for more details as the dates get closer. For more information contact Jeff Swanson at 630-215-8881 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
September 12th – Saturday – Meadowdale Intl Raceway Annual Car Show, Carpentersville, IL
For those members that cannot do the weekend trip for the Secretary of State Car Show, there is the Meadowdale International Raceway show at Raceway Woods Forest Preserve near the corners of IL Route 31 and Huntley Road in the far northwest corner of Carpentersville. For more information contact Milt Hirsch at 847-428-5085 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 26th – Saturday - Special SGMFC Picnic Meeting - Lily Lake, IL
This is a special meeting because we are combining the September and October meeting into one. We will begin at 4:00 pm, the pool will be open and you are welcome to go swimming. At 5:00 pm we will begin our dinner/social hour with food provided by the club. You are encouraged to bring your favorite dessert to share. Water, lemonade & ice tea will be provided or you can BYOBeverage. There will be a free will donation of $5.00 to offset the cost of the food. At about 6:00 pm we will begin our monthly meeting. After the meeting you are welcome to stay, socialize and swim. There will not be a meeting in October. Meeting will be held at Jeff and Cindy Swanson's residence - 5N308 Wooley Road in Lily Lake, IL.
For more information contact Jeff Swanson at 630-215-8881 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
October 9th-11th – Weekend - SGMFC Cruise to Utica, IL Burgoo Fest
This is a weekend cruise to Utica, IL for Burgoo Fest. Last time we did a stop at Starved Rock State Park on Friday, stayed at a hotel in Oglesby and did the Saturday car show in Utica. On Sunday, we returned to Utica for the Burgoo Fest. We will return to the Chicagoland area on Sunday. Details for this year's trip are still being worked out and will be forwarded when available. For more information and details contact Mike Meier at 847-299-9603 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.