Rocking Chair Motors

Events

5-4-19, Britfest in Succasunna. annual favorite.  Leaving RCM garage at 8.  Meet at Belvidere Diner at 9:00.  At show around 10:30 with nice back road drive.   After the show, return through Milford with stop at Ship Inn for brews and late lunch.

5-17-19, Carlisle Kit car, Import, and performance. Huge show featuring lots of Saabs, as well as good display of Brit iron, with a smattering of French, Italian, German, and Japanese.

5-18-19, Ragtops and Roadsters – Spring open house.  10am to 4 pm.  Traditional Scones and coffee in the am, refreshments all day.  These kind hosts open their shop and explain the many interesting projects they are completing.  Lots of Jags and Healeys, Morgans, MG’s and the like.

5-19-19  Cars and Coffee at Steelstacks

5-25-19, open house at RD enterprises.  Anyone with an old Lotus knows Ray’s web site, www.rdent.com . Known authority on all things Lotus. He is having an open house from 11-3 today.  Lotus Pals will arrange a drive to the venue. 290 Raub Road, Quakertown PA 18951.  Check the Lotus Pals site for more info.

6-1-19, Red Mill British Car day.  Clinton, N.J.   I went last year on an overcast day in the MC-40 and the weather forced many to not show up.  So I put  the mini in the show and had a great time.  Its a fabulous venue, but space is limited.  So if you have a Brit car, sign up early.  I’ll take the Europa this year.  Nice drive over also, all back roads. This show usewd to be on Sunday- but had to move to Saturday this year. 2019 Red Mill British Car Day Registration

6-1-19, Unfortunate conflict, Hope Lodge show same day as Red Mill. DELVAL Jag and Triumph’s show at cool old mansion in Fort Washington.  You can stop in Skippack on the way home at Dave Markel’s hotel.

6-1, 6-2-19.  Greenwich Conn. Greenwich car show and auction on the second.

6-7-19, Hershey Grand Ascent.  I’ve been going over on the Friday and missing the crowds and Concours, and Auction, but theres lots of fun here.

6-9-19, Keystone MG’s show at the park in Hellertown.  Great show with over 100 Brit cars.

6-7, 6-8, 6-9-19.  Reading World War 2 air show at Reading Airport.

6-14, 6-15.  Macungie Truck Show. at Macungie Park

6-18-21-19, NAMGBR  – national MGB meet in Gettysburg.

6-21-22-23-19.  Triumph Motorcycle National Rally at the Oley Fairgrounds.  Swap meet, british concours bike show, $10. admission daily. $5. bike show entry fee.

6-23-19  Vintage Motorsports Revival.  Clarks Summit, Pa.  This is the show hosted by NortEast Pa. British Car Club that used to be at the airport in Wilkes Barre.  They moved to this site in Clarks Summit last year.  I’m anticipating a visit to Brynfan Tyddyn and the pizza shop on Harvey’s Lake as part of this experience. check out bccnepa.com for event info.  We would probably leave early for the track run and pizza before heading home.

7-6 to 15-19.  Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix and Festival.

7-13-19, Deutsche Classic at Oley Fairgrounds.

8-3-19  Pennypacker Mills British Car Show.-

8-4-19  British cars at Awkst Fescht.

8-10 and 8-11-19  New Hope Auto show. Post construction so now back to 2 day event.  Antique and classic american cars on Saturday.  Sports and Eurocars on Sunday.

8-18-19  Lanco Mg’s show A Taste of Britain at a polo field in Rothsville (near ephrata) if you stay late until 2:30 you can see a polo match

8-29 to 9-2-19.  Lime Rock Historic Festival. No racing on Sunday so they have a gather in the Park concours show.

9-6 through 9-9-Watkins Glen Grand Prix Festival.  We’re moving our base from Horseheads to Joe Flink’s recommended Showboat on the Lake, a couple of hotels and restaurants 10 miles above the glen.  We leave on Thursday noon from Walnutport. Back roads up to the Glen in time for dinner and check out the early arriving cars.  Friday is the all day festival in town.  Saturday we go to the track for the SVRA races.  Sunday we head home with a stop at Harvey’s Lake for a couple laps of the old track at Brynfan Tyddyn and Pizza.

9-15-19  Brits at the beach in Ocean Grove, NJ.

9-28-19 or Meeting of the Marques, now in downtown Carlisle.

10-5-19, Autumn Leaf Festival.  Moved from Moravian campus to the lawn at K&T

10-7-19, Simeone Bonham’s auction.

10-9 to 10-12  Hershey AACA Fall meet

10-13-19 Brits at the Village.  This is the Philly MG clubs show in Peddlars Village which thankfully will not conflict with Autumn Leaf this year.

10-28-19, MG’s on the Rocks.  Big trip to a nice show in Rocks Md.

11-3-19, Riegelsville Fall finale.