September 16 & 17, 2016 Hickory Corners, MI. 6th Annual Model “A” Day at the MAFFI, Model “A” Museum on the campus of the Gilmore Museum. Era fashion show, self-guided tours, seminars, and swap meet. Join us for two days of Model “A” fun.
This day is a formal opportunity for Model “A” Ford owners and Clubs around the world to all go out for a drive or event on that same day as other Model A Drivers, WORLDWIDE.
Submit photos to me for submission to the National Magazines. Hopefully the photos will show UNIQUE backgrounds to your locale. Email HIGH RESOLUTION JPEG photos to me at my email address below.
Embroidered 3.5” Iron-on patches to commemorate the day as the above logo are available for $3.00 apiece, minimum order TWENTY. ALL profits will be donated to MAFCA’s Model A Youth Scholarship programs.
Checks to “Bruce Adams” PO Box 45, Northport, NY 11768, includes shipping and handling, first class postage to addresses in the United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
Hoping to see you and your club participate and enjoy this great day and to submit photos to share with the entire Model “A” Ford community. LOCAL RAIN DATE of September 11, 2016.
Bruce Adams, Coordinator, IMAFD
We look forward to having you join us as we enjoy ‘ “A” Historic Scene in 17 ‘
Additional Meet details will be posted in the coming months. Reserve your hotel now!
Host Hotel SOLD OUT
Courtyard Marriott SOLD OUT
(in same complex as Wyndham)
Hilton Garden Inn
Drummer Boy Campground
Artillery Ridge Campground
Granite Hill Camping Resort
7th Annual Model A Day
Gilmore Car Museum / Model A Ford Museum
The Gilmore Car Museum is the proud home of the Model A Ford Museum, the world’s largest museum dedicated solely to the Model A! On Saturday, September 16th, hop in your Model A and head out to the Gilmore Car Museum for the 7th annual Ford Model A Day and celebrate the heritage of a trusty American car with friends and family.
Special events and activities will be held throughout the day including:
A swap meet,
Model A Hall of Fame induction,
Special seminars, and more!
Bring your Model A or come as a spectator.
This show and swap meet will be sure to please as hundreds of Model As gather.
Save the Date
Restoring the Model A Shock Absorber
Henry Ford’s First Internal Combustion Engine
The Borg Warner Overdrive
Make your own ERA Hat
Cherry Valley Lodge Single and Double $99 Code MARC (800) 788-8008 or (740) 788-1200
Buxton Inn Tavern (740) 587-0001
Granville Inn (740) 587-3333
MARC National Meet in 2018
We have more than tentative plans so far and are as follows.
- Monday Night Welcome Party to be held at the host hotel.
- Tuesday a dinner/show cruise on the Branson Belle Riverboat on Table Rock Lake.
- Wednesday Ice Cream social fashion show at the car museum.
- Thursday Grand Tour to Silver Dollar City a theme park centered around the 1880’s and 1890’s crafts and lore as well as rides for all ages.
- Friday Awards Dinner at the host hotel.
- Saturday afternoon Scenic RR tour into deepest Arkansas.
Saturday evening Dolly Pardon’s Dixie Stampeed Show and Dinner.
- Sunday farewell.
We NEED volunteers in all areas of the meet as none of the regional members live close by.(Most 2-3 hours drive and more)
Contact Dan Bixby (816-213-8437) if you or your club can sponsor some or part of an activity.
REGISTRATION FORM (Click Here)
The Raddison Host Hotel has been sold out!!
Comfort Inn at Thousand Hills $89.95 Hot Breakfast Included
1 Block away
203 Wildwood Dr., Branson, MO 65616 (417) 335-4727
Holiday Inn Express at Thousand Hills $89.95 Hot Breakfast Included
3 Blocks away
2801 Green Mountain Drive, Branson, MO 65616 (417) 336-2100
Econo Lodge at Thousand Hills $65(2 Doubles) $79(2 Queens or King) Hot Breakfast Included
1 Block away Pet-Friendly
230 Wildwood Drive S., Branson, MO 65616 (417) 366-3849
Gazebo Inn Hotel $69.95 +$10 for Pets Hot Breakfast Included
3 Blocks away
2424 West Country Blvd., Branson, MO 65616 (417) 335-3860
Clarion Hotel $79.95 Hot Breakfast Included
3 Blocks Away
2820 West Country Blvd., Branson, MO 65616 (417) 334-7666
Grand Plaza Hotel $89.95 Hot Breakfast Included
2 Blocks Away
245 N. Wildwood Drive, Branson, MO 65616 (417) 336-6646
Cooper Dreek Resort and Campgrounds
3 Miles Away
471 Cooper Creek Rd., Branson, MO 65616 (417) 334-4871
Use CODE: Model A Restorers Club
1-ROOM RESERVATION PER FAMILY ONLY…..
Bring your Model A and family to this historic town in north central West Virgina filled with history, charm and beautiful countryside.
Come make your “Mountain Memories” here with your other family in “Almost Heaven”, “Wild and Wonderful”, Elkins, West Virginia.
Don (304) 516-1834 or Jim (304) 290-2930
Schedule Changes for the 2018 MARC National Tour in Elkins
The Greenbrier Bunker Tour on Tuesday, September 18, has been canceled. The Greenbrier made the decision to close the Bunker for public tours from Sunday, September 16, at 3:30 p.m. to Thursday, September 20, at 9:30 a.m.
The tour to Cass and the Cass Scenic Railroad will be on Tuesday, September 18 only. The train will not run on Wednesday from Cass to Whittaker Station.
Call Linda at 304-363-8762 if you have questions or need additional information. We want to make your time in wild, wonderful West Virginia a great experience.
When Making Reservations mention: The “Model a Restorers Club”
Holiday Inn Express
50 Martin Street
Elkins, WV 26241, (304) 630-2266
King Rooms at $115.00/per Night
Two Queen Bed Room $115.00/per Night Check In: 3:00 P.m. Check out Is Noon
Close by Hotels
Hampton Inn1 Commerce Blvd. NEW
Buckhannon, WV, 26201 (304) 743-110
King Ro0ms and Double Queens at $84.15/per Night
Mention MARC & Conf. #83824667
Centennial Motel 22 North Locust St. NEW
Buckhannon, WV, 26201 (304) 472-4100
Double Queens at $95/per Night
Mention MARC & Don Trimble
Issac Jackson Hotel (0.4 Miles from Host) 830 Harrison Avenue
Elkins, WV 26241, (304) 636-1400
Double Queen at $105.35/per Night
King Room at $105.35/per Night
Hampton Inn (3.1 Miles from Host) 480 Plantation Drive
Elkins, WV 26241, (304) 630-7500
Single King at $119.00/per Night Queen Bed at $119.00/per Night
Graceland Inn & Conference Center (0.8 Miles from Host)
100 Campus Drive
Elkins, WV 26241, (304) 637-1600
Business Class Room at $99.00/per Night
Rooms in the Inns. These Are More Expensive Room Ranging from $116.00 -$192.50/per Sight
Expect to Have 6% State Tax and a 6% Occupancy Tax Added to All Rates.
All Reservations must Be Made by August 1st, 2018 to Receive Rates
Hotels For Meet
Holiday Inn Express 4601 US Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, GA 31324 (912) 756-6668
Hampton is 4679 US Hwy 17, Richmond Hill, GA 31324 (912) 756-2272
Home2Suites is not available for reservations until after July 1st
RATES for all hotels: $109 for February 26th and 27th,
$129 for February 28th, March 1st and March 2nd
$109 for March 3rd
All rates are plus taxes. Discount Code: “MARC Meet”
KOA about ½ mile south of the motels
4915 US Highway 17 South, Richmond Hill, GA 31324 (800) 562-8741
All functions of the Meet (registration, hospitality, meeting rooms and dinners) will take place at facilities of Richmond Hill City Center in the J.F. Gregory Park, 521 Cedar St., Richmond Hill, GA 31324.