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Club Meetings - 7:00 p.m. every third Tuesday of the month at:
Held at Ron Montoya Designs - 8724 Alameda Park Dr., ABQ, NM

Mopar Club Cruises:
Cars and Coffee -- date announced monthly, Panera Bread in Holly Plaza off of Paseo Del Norte and San Pedro at
9:00 a.m.

Monthly Events

January 2015

17 -- Martin Luther King Parade - ABQ, NM. 10:00 a.m. - Come early to be assigned a place and a passenger. John -

24 -- Mopar Club End-of-the-Year Banquet, awards ceremony and Road Runner Food Bank food drive.

31 -- Albuquerque Dragway Awards Banquet - ABQ Dragway and SWDRA will award the winners of the 2014 race season -

February 2015

2 thru 6 -- 24th Annual Supernationals at the NM State Fairgrounds, Lujan Complex. Contact Reggie at or visit

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March 2015

Nothing listed at this time.

21 -- Wheels of Dreams 2015 -- Field of Dreams, Las Cruces, NM. Cindy 575-649-1646.

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April 2015

17 thru 19 -- 12th Annual NM Auto Show - Convention Center, Albuquerque. 505-768-4575 or

18 - Annual Spring Thaw – Worldwide Automotive, 3232 Girard NE, Albuquerque – Get your collector car ready for the touring season in exchange for a donation to Cuidando los Ninos – 881-2722.

To be announced -- Spring Fling - Thursday, Speed Festival and Friday, Malibu Cruise; Saturday, show and swap, Saturday night, all Mopar cruise.

To be announced -- MATS - Mopars at the Strip. Las Vegas, NV. Celebrating HEMI. 40th anniversary of the Hemi Super Stock Darts and Cuda's.

To be announced -- 15th Annual Park in the Park Show, Cabezon Park, 2307 Cabezon Blvd. SE. Park ‘n the Park is free to spectators from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Vendors, arts and crafts, Steve's Crusin' with the Oldies. They will hold a Friday night pre-registration Sock Hop at Sabana Grande Recreation Center, 4110 Sabana Grande Blvd. SE, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

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May 2015

17 -- 37th Annual NMCCC Albuquerque Annual Museum Car Show. ABQ Museum, ABQ, NM. The Mopar Club always has a great presence at this show and would like to continue that after 20+ years. We'll meet at a designated spot and drive in together for an even better Mopar display. Return to top

30 - 1st race of the 2015 Mopar Challenge Series - Gates open at 6:00 p.m. This will also be a Car Club challenge and SWDRA race day.

June 2015

6 -- Car-A-Fair 2015 -- The Beach, Carlsbad, NM. Joy 575-361-1078 or

20 -- Mopar Muscle Club of NM 20th Annual Mopar Fest. Twenty classes - one to suite everyone, from Daily Driver or Original to LX platform or New Generation. This is THE place to be Father's Day weekend. See our Moparfest page for all the information you will need.

26 - 2nd race of the 2015 Mopar Challenge Series - Gates open at 6:00 p.m.

To be announced -- Sagebrush Auto Show at Sagebrush Community Church, 6440 Coors Blvd., ABQ. 922-9200 or

FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND -- Durango Motor Expo on Main Avenue, Durango, CO. Steve - (970) 247-8761. Ice cream social, poker run, car show. Visit

To be announced -- Los Lunas Summerfest Car Show, Vendors, live music, giveaways, karaoke contest, volleyball tournament, and much more. 865-8987 / 352-3596.

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July 2015

10 thru 11 - 6th Annual Collector Car Appreciation Day - Activities being planned.

To be announced -- Chrysler Nationals at Carlisle. Carlisle, PA.

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August 2015

1 - 3rd race of the 2015 Mopar Challenge Series - Gates open at 6:00 p.m.

9 -- NMCCC Annual All Club's Picnic. Oak Flat Picnic Area -

22 - 4th race of the 2015 Mopar Challenge Series - Gates open at 6:00 p.m.

To be announced -- 35th Mopar Nationals (the Ultimate Mopar Experience) - National Trail Raceway, Columbus, OH. Meet Big Daddy Don Garlits. The ULTIMATE Mopar experience.

To be announced -- 23rd Annual Make A Wish Car Show. Sunday, August 24th at Reliable Chevrolet. Registration starts at 8:00 AM and the show runs from 11-3 PM.. Registration $20 if before August 18th and $25 after. For more info, call Ed Eubanks at 505-934-8827.

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September 2015

19 thru 20 -- Concours du Soleil - ABQ, NM.

25 thru 27-- 37th NMCCC Annual Swap Meet - Morris Sports Complex, Los Lunas, NM- Joyce Clements 884-7912 or

26 -- Mopar vs. the World – ABQ Dragway – Big payouts...lots of fun! More information to come as planning continues. Keep checking back for updates. Gates open at 9:00 a.m.

To be announced -- Mopars on the Midway held at the NM State Fair, hosted by the Mopar Muscle Club of NM. Reserve your spot today. Email Steve at

To be annuonced -- Sunset Grill & Bar Hot Rod, Muscle, Customer, and Cycle Show benefitting Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation. $25 entry includes t-shirt, goody bag, and one free outside lunch from the grille. Contact Matt - 294-7273.

To be annuonced -- The Santa Ana Star Casino Fall Classic Car Show Benefiting Habitat for Humanity and Kiwanis Charities. For more information, email Flyer.

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October 2015

11 - 5th and final race of the 2015 Mopar Challenge Series - Gates open at 11:00 a.m.

To be announced -- Chryslers in the Canyon – Cruise, Car Show, and Cookout presented by Amarillo Area Mopars. Meet at West Texas A&M, cruise to Palo Duro Canyon for a cookout. Awards at 3:40 p.m. Park entry fee is $2. Pre-register at or email

To be announced -- Fall Fling XVIII– Woodley Park: Van Nuys, CA. Visit for entry forms and information.

To be announced -- Southwestern Musclecar Nationals at the NM State Fairgrounds, Lujan Complex.

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November 2014

1 - 19th Annual Hooters Hot Rod and Custom Car Summer Car Show Series. Fall Classic Show. Hooters East (San Mateo). Registration ($20) – 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.; Show – 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (awards at 4:00 p.m.). Contact 332-9222 or

8 -- 18th Annual Veteran's Day Car Show. Veteran's Hospital, T or C, NM. Entry fee - $30/car or $25/swap space. Spectators free. All makes and models are welcome. Sam – 575-894-4222 or

8 - 2nd Annual Wounded Warrior Project Flash Dash - Hoffantown Church, ABQ, NM. or

20 -- The National Sheriff's Convention is being held in Albuquerque this year at the Albuquerque Convention Center. Pre-1973 muscle cars/trucks and hot rods will be put on disply at the ABQ Convention Center.About 15 Mopars will be selected to attend this event. Contact Russ for more information and to submit your application for consideration. Russ -

22 -- "Just for the Hell of It" Car Show - Body Works, Las Cruces, NM. Mike - 575-541-5772.

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December 2014

No Mopar Club meeting due to the Christmas holiday.

5 -- "Re-light the Route" Ceremony - 421 E. Old Route 66 (just east off of Hwy 41), Mariarity, NM.

6 - Annual ABQ Twinkle Light Parade - Appliations must be in by November 14, 2014. Contact Leona if you are interested in participating -

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Cruises and Gatherings - Ongoing Events

Cruises and gatherings held in the area besides our monthly Mopar cruise are as follows:

20th Annual Hooters Hot Rod and Custom Car Summary Car Show Series – Contact 332-9222 or Dates to be announced. Show info.: Registration ($20) – 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.; Show – 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (awards at 4:00 p.m.)

Donut Derelicts a.k.a. Burrito Bandits . All makes, all years, everyone is welcome - Every Sat., 8 a.m. Starbucks/Dos Hermanos Plaza off of Jefferson. 7620 Jefferson NE. Park cars in the NW corner at Maestas and Ward. Pat -

Owl Cafe Cruise Nights – Eubank & I-40, Hot Rod, 1959 & Older – 1st Tuesday each month; and Muscle Cars, 1960 & Newer – 3rd Thursday each month.

Rt. 66 Rodders – Cruisin' at Fastino's, 2600 Juan Tabo Blvd NE – 3rd Sun each month November through March, 1:00pm.

Sneakerz Monday Night Cruise - Every Monday, every month, 4100 San Mateo NE. All classics, rods & customs. Event is free, starting at 5:00pm. Monday night special dinner is steak dinner with choice of potato and salad for $8.95. Minors are allowed with parent until 10:00pm. Call 837-1708.

COFFEE & CARS – ALBUQUERQUE At the Grace Church parking lot (San Antonio and Louisiana). Second Saturday of the month thru October. Great raffle prizes/giveaways from NAPA, Discount Tire at I-25 & Montgomery, Jay Walton Automotive, and others. We are proud of the help you have been able to provide in continuing to help single moms, widows with car needs and now two orphanages in Juarez, Mexico. Dust off your favorite car or motorcycle or anything with wheels, and bring it. Drive-in any time from 8am and we'll have the coffee on, donuts and the world-famous, Darrell burritos!

COFFEE & CARS – RIO RANCHO A free car meet – first Sat. of each month at Cafe Bella Coffee, 2115 Golf Course Rd. SE, Rio Rancho. Open to all makes, models, years. No fees or judging. Will partner with a charity from time to time to help raise awareness and/or funds. Start time in warm months is 7am; start time in cold months is 8am. See for flyer.

CARS & COFFEE – SANTA FE A free event – 3rd Sat. each month at the Green Owl Cafe, 1698 St. Michaels Dr., Santa Fe, 8:30-10:30am. A gathering of car enthusiasts to make friends & talk about cars, sponsored by the NSX Club of NM. Contact for more info.

Remember the NAPA/Motiva Speedway is open for racing as well. Our very own Art Hurley and his #43 is currently the only Mopar and recently ran 3rd opening day starting 13th. 2014 schedules are now posted for the Clay & Paved Ovals as well as The Dirt 300 are available at

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