1 (midnight) -- Registration opens for the Annual Spring Festival of LX in Southern California. Visit http://www.socallx.com/SpringFestival.aspx for more information. .
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
29 thru 31 -- 25th Annual Supernationals at the NM State Fairgrounds, Lujan Complex. Contact Reggie at email@example.com or visit www.thesupernationals.com.
6 -- Albuquerque Dragway Awards Banquet - ABQ Dragway and SWDRA will award the winners of the 2014 race season - http://www.abqdragway.com/.
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5 -- Opening Day at the Albuquerque Dragway.
Spring Festival of LXs. www.socallx.com.
18 thru 20 -- MATS - Mopars at the Strip. Las Vegas, NV. Celebrating HEMI. 40th anniversary of the Hemi Super Stock Darts and Cuda's. http://www.moparsatthestrip.com.
Smokin' Oldies Show & Shine Courthouse Park, Deming Pre-'85 Karrollee (575)546-9617.
Duke City Gladiators 1st Annual Car Show Tingley Coliseum, Albuquerque Hosted by Land of Enchantment GTO Club to benefit Albuquerque Christian Children's Home Meet Gladiators (professional indoor football) and Cheerleaders 10am-4pm Awards, raffles, valve cover races, live music & DJ, Car Club Battle, free tickets to game starting at 6pm with car show entry e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
10 -- The 2nd Annual Derek Sanchez Memorial Race at ABQ Dragway. Gates open at 9:00 a.m.
Spring Cruise & Schmoose Sonic, 5000 San Mateo NE, Albuquerque 10am-3pm Open to all Free entry Dash Plaques to first 100 vehicles. All years, all makes. Bring donations for Goodwill.
22 thru 24 --
Northern New Mexico Street Rodders 34 th Trade & Car Show Magee Park Convention Center (by Sun Ray Casino), Farmington Free public admission D. Wheeler (505)419-7336 or www.Northernnewmexicostreetrodders.com
23 -- Los Colinas 4th Annual Car and Motorcycle Show and Chili Cookoff -- Call 505-291-0600 to register. Bring the family and enjoy good food, music, games, prizes, and so much more. All proceeds to benefit the Alzheimers Association.
23 and 24 -- 30th Annual Spring Fling - Thursday, Speed Festival and Friday, Malibu Cruise; Saturday, show and swap, Saturday night, all Mopar cruise. www.cpwclub.com.
Annual Spring Thaw Worldwide Automotive, 3232 Girard NE, Albuquerque Oil/filter change and car inspection in exchange for a donation to Cuidando los Ninos (CLN) . Get your collector car ready for the touring season in exchange for a donation to Cuidando los Ninos 881-2722.
23 -- 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.
30 -- Advance Auto Parts Grand Opening and Mopar Car Show -- 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Twenty five spots available. Must reserve in advance. Let's help them open their new store at 2801 4th Street in Albuquerque, NM. email@example.com.
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1 -- Route 66 Rodders 28th Annual Swap Meet -- Los Lunas Sports Complex, Los Lunas, NM. Automotive related swap meet. New bigger trailer friendly spots. Make checks payable to the Rt. 66 Rodders, c/o Security Storage, P.O. Box 1723, Los Lunas, NM 87031.
May 14 through October 2 -- Route 66 Exhibit at the ABQ Musuem. More details to come. https://www.cabq.gov/culturalservices/albuquerque-museum
14 -- 2016 Mopar Challenge Series (five race series) - 1st race - Two classes: race car and street car. Visit our Drag Racing page for more information.
14 -- Make-a-Wish NM Chapter 6th Annual NM Classic Car SHow - 111 Sierra Blanca Dr., Ruidose, NM 88345. www.newmexicoclassiccarshow.com.
14 -- 11th Annual Hurley Pride Festival and Car Show -- Hurley Park, US-180, Hurley, NM.
15 -- 32nd Annual NMCCC Albuquerque Annual Museum Car Show. ABQ Museum, ABQ, NM. firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
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9 thru 11 -- New Mexico Motor Tour Cruise on Route 66 Gallup to Tucumcari Information and registration at www.rt66nm.org or Andy at (505) 385-1410 or Vickie at (505)831-6317.
10 -- 2016 Mopar Challenge Series (five race series) - 2nd race - Two classes: race car and street car. Visit our Drag Racing page for more information.
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.
13th Annual Father's Day Show. Edgewood, NM. Free food, drinks, and fun. Tony 459-2358.
FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND -- Sagebrush Auto Show at Sagebrush Community Church, 6440 Coors Blvd., ABQ. 922-9200 or www.sagebrush.cc.
FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND -- Durango Motor Expo on Main Avenue, Durango, CO. Steve - (970) 247-8761. Ice cream social, poker run, car show. Visit www.durangooldcarclub.org.
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9 -- 2016 Mopar Challenge Series (five race series) - 3rd race - Two classes: race car and street car. Visit our Drag Racing page for more information.
15 thru 17 -- Chrysler Nationals at Carlisle. Carlisle, PA. www.carsatcarlisle.com.
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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NMCCC Annual All Clubs Picnic Oak Flat Picnic Area, So. Rt. 14, Tijeras. email@example.com
26 -- 2016 Mopar Challenge Series (five race series) - 4th race - Two classes: race car and street car. Visit our Drag Racing page for more information.
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. www.moparnats.org
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Downtown Showdown Road and Custom show at Cecilia's Cafe (230 6 th St. SW, ABQ). 8:00 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
23 through 25 -- 38th NMCCC Annual Swap Meet - Morris Sports Complex, Los Lunas, NM- Joyce Clements 884-7912 or email@example.com or www.nmcarcouncil.com.
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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9 -- 2016 Mopar Challenge Series (five race series) - 5th and final race - Two classes: race car and street car. Visit our Drag Racing page for more information.
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 http://chryslersinthecanyon.amarilloareamopars.com/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TO BE ANNOUNCED -- Fall Fling XVIII Woodley Park: Van Nuys, CA. Visit www.cpwclub.com for entry forms and information.
5 -- 20th 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.
Shannon 575-894-4222 or email@example.com.
No Mopar Club meeting due to the Christmas holiday.
TO BE ANNOUNCED -- Annual ABQ Twinkle Light Parade - Appliations must be in by November 14, 2014. Contact Leona if you are interested in participating - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cruises and Gatherings -
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 email@example.com. 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 - firstname.lastname@example.org
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 Priscilla - 505-250-7990
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 www.facebook.com/cafebellacoffeenm 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 email@example.com for more info.
LAS CRUCES MOTORS & MOCHA -- 3rd Saturday each month, Motors & Mocha Breakfast at Milagro's Coffee, Las Cruces, at 9am.
Contact Carol Zamora at (575)680-5507 for more information.
EL PASO CARS & OCTANE -- 2nd Saturday each month, Cars & Octane Breakfast, at P. Piper Pizza in Coronado, El Paso, TX.
Contact Charles Roybal firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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 email@example.com, 505-400-0611, or www.napaspeedway.com.