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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 2016

16 -- Mopar Club End-of-the-Year Banquet, awards ceremony and Road Runner Food Bank food drive. At Sandia Casino. Must pre-pay/pre-register. Contact

29 thru 31 -- 25th Annual Supernationals at the NM State Fairgrounds, Lujan Complex. Contact Reggie at or visit

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

February 2016

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March 2016

18 thru 20 -- MATS - Mopars at the Strip. Las Vegas, NV. Celebrating HEMI. 40th anniversary of the Hemi Super Stock Darts and Cuda's.

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April 2016

TO BE ANNOUNCED -- Spring Fling - Thursday, Speed Festival and Friday, Malibu Cruise; Saturday, show and swap, Saturday night, all Mopar cruise.

TO BE ANNOUNCED -- 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 -- 16th 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 2016

TO BE ANNOUNCED -- 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

May 14 through October 2 -- Route 66 Exhibit at the ABQ Musuem. More details to come.

June 2016

18 -- Mopar Muscle Club of NM 21st 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.

FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND -- 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

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July 2016

TO BE ANNOUNCED -- Chrysler Nationals at Carlisle. Carlisle, PA.

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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August 2016

TO BE ANNOUNCED -- Route 66 Casino Hotel Calendar Car Show. 12 cars will be picked and photographed for the 2016 Casino Calendar. Setup 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Show time is 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Open to all makes, all years, all models. Pre-entry is $30 (free event t-shirt, coupons). 60 classes, cash awards, and more. 332-9222 or 269-0496.

TO BE ANNOUNCED -- 36th Mopar Nationals (the Ultimate Mopar Experience) - National Trail Raceway, Columbus, OH. Meet Big Daddy Don Garlits. The ULTIMATE Mopar experience.

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September 2016

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 ANNOUNCED -- 38th NMCCC Annual Swap Meet - Morris Sports Complex, Los Lunas, NM- Joyce Clements 884-7912 or

TO BE ANNOUNCED -- 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.

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October 2015

3 -- Balloon Show - Annual Hooters Hot Rod and Custom Car Summer Car Show Series. Hooters West (Hwy 528 and Alameda). 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

10 -- 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

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

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

31 -- Halloween Show -- Annual Hooters Hot Rod and Custom Car Summer Car Show Series. 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

31 -- Thunderbird Little League Trunk or Treat Car and Bike Show. 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Vehicle entry fee is candy for the kids. 3713 Bryn Mawr Dr. NE. Contact Thunderbird Little League via Facebook to enter the show.

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November 2015

1 -- Marigold Car Show and Craft Fair. National Hispanic Cultural Center. 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. $20 entry, proceeds go to an educational trip. Call or text 505-297-8243 for more information or email

7 -- Charity Show - 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

7 -- 1st Annual Turkey Drive. 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Enjoy local bres, food, music, and cars. 1912 2nd St. NW, ABQ, 87102. Help give a family a Thanksgiving celebration. Donate a turkey.

7 -- 19th 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

14 -- Car Chow and Benefit for Officer Daniel Webster. Noon to 4:00 p.m. At King Kong Customs at 9999 Central Ave. NE $10 per vehicle, raffle prizes, people's choice award. 20% of all sales that day will be donated to the Dan Webster fund.

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

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December 2015

No Mopar Club meeting due to the Christmas holiday.

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

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

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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 Summer Car Show Series – Contact 332-9222 or 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.

Bernalillo Cruise Nights – 3rd Wednesday evening year around – 5:30 p.m. 'til ? – Twister's on Hwys 550 and 313, Bernalillo – Open to all vehicles and clubs – Free Drinks and Discounts to Car Owners –Duke(505)771-1881.

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.

DRIVING DIVAS ALL WOMAN CAR SHOW AND SHINE. This is for ladies on the second Monday night each month from May to September. Fastino's, 2600 Juan Tabo NE from 5pm to Dark. It's open to all cars driven in by a woman. Ladies get a free meal, and there will be prizes. Women are encouraged to dress in the era of their car. Men are welcome as arm candy, detailers or meal providers. Ladies, get out and show your style and car.

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, 505-400-0611, or

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