Event Schedule as of 2/27/14

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Event Schedule as of 2/27/14

Post by gpwbob » Fri Jan 17, 2014 2:44 pm

1 Mar, Sat: Alexandria St Pat parade. Parade is on King St. Assemble on Queen St between Alfred and Columbus, Division 4. Parade starts at 1230. Assemble by 1115. All MVs welcomed. Club is registered.

15 Mar, Sat: Manassas St Pat parade. All MVs welcome. Club is registered. Parade starts at 1100. Line up by 1015. Route is Old Town Manassas. Will put out details as I get them.

16 March, Sun: DC St Pat Parade. St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Washington, DC. 1200 to 1500, Constitution Ave. Participate with the Battle of the Bulge Veterans. Lineup at 1100. Details being worked out. Club is registered.

13 April, Sun: Club meeting and vehicles display at the National Museum of the Marine Corps. Vehicles must be there by 0830. Non club members can display vehicles also. Club meeting starts at 1000. Fruit and pastry brunch provided. More detailed email coming out later. Mark your calendar.

26-27 April, Sat-Sun: MTA swap meet, Sussex County Fairgrounds, Augusta, NJ. http://www.mtaswapmeet.com.

3 May, Sat: Stafford, VA Founders Day parade and display. We are registered. More to follow.

8-10 May, Thur-Sat: Annual East Coast Rally, Cal Ripken Baseball Stadium, Aberdeen, MD. http://www.washingtonbluegray.com/

16-18 May, Fri-Sun: Warbirds Over the Beach Air Show at the Military Aviation Museum. Located 1341 Pincess Anne Road, Virginia Beach, Va. 23457, Phone,757-721-7767. Reenactors, and Vendors needed all Military Vehicles for display. http://www.MilitaryAviationMuseum.org

17 May, Sat: The Woodstock Police Department will host its 3rd Annual Community Safety Day on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 9 am to 3 pm at W.W. Robinson Elementary School in Woodstock. The event will showcase numerous public safety agencies, community services, and businesses in our area. There will be food, games, activities for kids, give-a-ways, exhibits, police demonstrations and much more. Military vehicle display. Contact club member Neil Conner at marine@shentel.net for more info.

24 May, Sat: John Brown Day cruise. http://www.liberty-ship.com/

26 May, Mon: The National Memorial Day Parade will be held in Wash DC on Monday 26 May down Constitution Ave . Lineup at 1230, parade starts at 1400 (2 PM). Club is registered. This is a maximum effort; we need vehicles to carry veterans.

26 May, Mon: Memorial Day Ceremony at Loudoun County Courthouse - static display on King Street in front of ceremony. Showtime is usually 0930 - no registration required.

6-8 June, Fri-Sun: WW 2 Weekend, Reading, Pa. Airshow and ground displays, large flea market. Individual registration. http://www.maam.org/maamwwii.html

14 June, Sat: John Brown Day cruise. http://www.liberty-ship.com/

26-28 June, Thur-Sat: Annual MVPA Convention, Louisville, KY. http://www.mvpa.org/

4 July, Fri: National Independence Day Parade, Wash DC. Lineup 1045, parade starts at 1145. From 7th St down Constitution Ave. Club is registered.

4 July, Fri: Leesburg Independence Day Parade with VFW Post 1177, Loudoun County. POC Dennis Boykin,
or Bob Shawn. Lineup is usually 09:30 at Ida Lee Park.

4 July, Fri: Carshow in downtown Culpeper, VA. Looking for military vehicles to be the featured vehicles in front of the train depot in support of the Fisher House programs which houses our wounded vets and their families. This is an all-day display from 0730 to 1600. You can not come in halfway thru the day since the area will be blocked off. Contact Lou Realmuto, cruiserlou@aol.com, HM: 540-547-4208, Cell: 774-573-1282 if you want to participate. Contact ASAP so they can save enough room for your vehicle.

12-13 July, Sat-Sun: WW2 Weekend, Sully Historic Site, VA.

16-17 Aug, Sat-Sun: WW2 Living History, Rose Hill Manor Park, Federick, MD. Individual registration. Website http://www.rosehillmuseum.com. I can email you a registration form if requested.

6 Sept, Sat: John Brown Day cruise. http://www.liberty-ship.com/

6-7 Sep, Sat-Sun: WW2 Weekend, Rippon Lodge, Woodbridge, VA.

20 Sept, Saturday: WWII convoy from Eisenhower Farm in Gettysburg to New Oxford, PA. Club members are welcome but please only WWII vehicles. Must wear WWII original or repro wool or HBT clothing and equipment. No Khakis.

4 Oct, Sat: John Brown Day cruise. http://www.liberty-ship.com/

18 Oct, Sat: Wings and Wheels carshow and military display at the Stafford, VA Airport. More to follow.

11 Nov, Tues: Veteran's Day Ceremony static display at Dodona Manor (George C. Marshall Home) in Leesburg. Showtime is usually 10 a.m.
Bob Buker
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Dodge 1944 WC-51
MBT August 1942
MVPA 12125

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