January 11-12, Ocala, FL
20th annual Ford & Mustang Roundup, hosted by National Parts Depot and co-sponsored by Mustang Monthly and Modified Mustangs & Fords magazines. Free registration to first 1,000 pre-registered cars by January 1, which includes two passes to Silver Springs. People’s Choice judging, Pony Trails cruise from NPD headquarters to Cedar Key on Friday, January 10. Info: Derek Putnam, 352/861-8701 (ext. 4207) or email to email@example.com
March 6-9, Bradenton, FL
20th annual NMRA Spring Break Shootout presented by Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords at Bradenton Motorsports Park. All-Ford drag racing, manufacturer’s midway, and car show. Info: www.nmradigital.com or call 714/444-2426.
March 15, Pinellas Park, FL
Suncoast Mustang Club’s 27th annual Mustang-Shelby-Ford Show at Country in the Park, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Mustang. Info: John Moody at firstname.lastname@example.org; www.suncoastmustangclub.com.
March 29, Baytown, TX
Fun Ford Weekend at Royal Purple Raceway. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
April 4-6, Pensacola, FL
35th Annual Gulf Coast Regional Mustang and All Ford Show hosted by the Gulf Coast Regional Mustang Club at the Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds. Friday registration and meet and greet, Saturday show with judging, Sunday judging with awards at 2:00 pm. Hosting 50th Anniversary Pony Drive. Info: Nick Kirby at 251/978-2012 or email email@example.com; www.gulfcoastmustangclub.org.
April 5, Polk City, Florida
17th Annual “Mustangs & Mustangs…Legend’s havin’ Fun” 2014 at Fantasy of Flight presented by Imperial Mustang Club of Polk County. This is a Mustang and Ford powered MCA regional event. Registration is from 8:00 a.m. till 10:00 a.m. sharp. No cars will be accepted after registration closes. Info: www.imperialmustangclub.org or call Terry Blakely at 863/875-1961
April 5, Salinas, CA
Salinas Valley Ford-Lincoln presents the Mustang 50th Celebration Car Show. Open to all models with special parking for Ford brands. The show begins at 11 a.m. at Salinas Valley Ford-Lincoln with registration beginning at 9 a.m. Register online at www.salinasvalleyford.com/mustang-car-show or call their marketing coordinator at 831/444-4468. Classes include Best Classic Mustang, Best Shelby Mustang, Best Roush, and more!
April 10-13, Commerce, GA
NMRA/NMCA All-Star Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. Drag racing, manufacturer’s midway, and car show. Info: www.nmradigital.com or call 714/444-2426.
April 11-13, Mustang, OK
Official 50th Anniversary Kick-Off Party hosted by the Mustang Club of America with departures for the 50th Anniversary Pony Drives to Charlotte and Las Vegas. Shows, special speakers, and shuttles to shopping. Info: www.mustang50thbirthdaycelebration.com.
April 12, Woodburn, OR
Mustang 50th Anniversary Parade organized by the Mount Hood Mustangs and Fords at Woodburn Drag Strip. Looking to set a record for the longest Mustang and Ford parade. Info: www.mhmf.com.
April 16-20, Charlotte, NC
Mustang 50th Birthday Celebration, one of two official Mustang 50th anniversary events sponsored by Ford Motor Company and hosted by the Mustang Club of America at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Car show, open track, banquet, evening activities, and more. Info: www.mustang50thbirthdaycelebration.com.
April 16-20, Las Vegas, NV
Mustang 50th Birthday Celebration, one of two official Mustang 50th anniversary events sponsored by Ford Motor Company and hosted by the Mustang Club of America at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Car show, open track, banquet, evening activities, Half/5K Marathon, and more. Info: www.mustang50thbirthdaycelebration.com.
April 19, Tampa, FL
Mustang 50th Anniversary Show hosted by the Mustang Club of Tampa at Bill Currie Ford. Info: www.mustangcluboftampa.com.
April 25-26, Hermann, MO
ShelbyFest, a celebration of Shelby Mustangs, Cobra, and other Ford vehicles. Friday cruise and welcome reception; Saturday show in downtown Hermann and dinner banquet. Info: www.shelbyfest.net.
April 25-26, Alamogordo, NM
11th Annual White Sands Mustang/Ford Round-Up hosted by the Alamogordo Mustang Club. Friday evening meet and greet at Margo’s Mexican Food; Saturday car show at Alameda Park. Teaming with Shelby American and the Carroll Shelby Foundation to bring awareness to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and Donate Life. Info: John Tober at 575/442-2832; firstname.lastname@example.org. Or visit the website at www.alamostang.com.
April 26-27, Rockingham, NC
Fun Ford Weekend at Rockingham Dragway. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
May 2-4, Budds Creek, MD
13th annual NMRA Ford Nationals featuring the SVT 20 Shootout at Maryland International Raceway. All-Ford drag racing, manufacturer’s midway, and car show. Info: www.nmradigital.com or call 714/444-2426.
May 3, Brentwood, CA
Diablo Valley Mustang Association’s 16th annual Show ‘n’ Shine Car Show at a new location - Streets of Brentwood shopping center, 2455 Sand Creek Rd. Open to all Fords. Info: Trudy Ramsey at 925/383-9579; email@example.com.
May 3, Mooresville, NC
Ford Owners Association of the Carolinas’ 10th annual Blue Oval Classic, celebrating 50 years of the Mustangs by spotlighting ’64 ½-’78 models. Info: www.foacarolinas.com.
May 3, Prescott, AZ
Mustang Project Cruise at Hwy. 69 Walmart parking lot, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. All Mustangs welcome. Registration is by donation to benefit the Yavapai County Jeep Posse. Admission free to the public. Info: www.mustangprojectcruise.com.
May 4, Woodland Hills, CA
Mustangs in the Park hosted by the Mustang Owners Club of California at Warner Center Park, 5800 Topanga Canyon Blvd. Participant choice judging in 79 classes, raffles, auction, pony corral, and special awards. Info: Dave Ptashne at 818/758-1826; mustangownersofca.org.
May 15-17, Elkhart Lake, WI
SAAC-39, the Shelby American Automobile Club’s 39th national convention at Road America, in conjunction with the SVRA. Info: www.saac.com.
May 16-18, Nashville, IN
37th annual Shelby Spring Fling at Brown County State Park, hosted by the Indiana Region. Friday Pony Trails and Welcome Bash; Saturday car show, chili lunch, and awards banquet. Info: www.insaac.org.
May 17, Union City, GA
22nd annual Mustang and All-Ford Show hosted by the Tara Mustang Club at AutoNation Ford-Lincoln body shop, I-85 and Hwy. 138 (Exit 64, Jonesboro Rd.). Classes for all Mustangs and special interest Fords. Info: Bob Mathews at 770/787-9427 or www.taramustangclub.org.
May 18, Cudahy, Wisconsin
Wisconsin Early Mustangers’ 32nd annual All-Ford Show and Swap sponsored by Ewald’s Venus Ford, 2727 E. Layton Ave. Info: Tom Miller at 414/764-6726 or Dawn Raduechel at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.wemustangers.com.
May 23-25, Springfield, IL
Prairieland Roundup, a Mustang Club of America national show hosted by Central Illinois Mustangers at the Crown Plaza Hotel. Info: www.cimclub.com.
May 24-25, Albuquerque, NM
32nd annual Mustang Club of America Regional Mustang Show hosted by the Rio Grande Mustang Club at the Marriott Pyramid Hotel. Saturday evening snacks, Sunday judging using MCA modified rules and evening banquet. Info: Frank McMullan at 505/294-790w, email@example.com.
June 6-7, Memphis, TN
Fun Ford Weekend at Memphis International Raceway. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
June 1-2, Dearborn, MI
39th annual Motor City Show & Go hosted by the Shelby American Automobile Club – Motor City Region. Sunday car show at Ford World Headquarters; Monday driver’s school and track event at Waterford Hills Road Race Course in Clarkston. Info: Mark Kulwik at 248/669-2358 or firstname.lastname@example.org (show) or Darius Rudisemail at email@example.com (track event). Info and registration also available at www.saac-mcr.com.
June 6-8, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
18th annual Ford Nationals at the Carlisle Fairground, presented by Carlisle Events. One of the largest all-Ford events in the country with 2,200 cars in the Showfield and special displays, plus Manufacturers Midway, test drive by Ford, Saturday evening cruise and downtown party, burnout contest, kids’ activities, drag racing, autocross, cars for sale, and huge swap meet. Mustang 50th activities and special edition display. Visit www.carlisleevents.com or call 717/243-7855.
June 7, Calhoun, GA
Cherokee Regional Mustang Club’s 34th annual Mustang Show and Swap Meet at the Gordon Central High School Athletic Complex, three blocks off I-75 at Exit 315. Info: Marion Clayton at 770/568-6654; www.cherokeemustangclub.com.
June 7, Indianapolis, IN
Race to Indy Car Show hosted by the Mustang Club of Indianapolis at the Dallara Indy Car Factory. Multiple Mustang and Ford-powered show classes, plus shuttle to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for tours. Info: www.mustangclubofindianapolis.com.
June 7, St. Louis, MO
Mustang and All Ford Show hosted by the Mustang Club of St. Louis at the Museum of Transportation, 3015 Barrett Station Road. Judged show with over 30 classes. Info: Visit the website at www.mustangclubofstl.com or email Mike Herbert at firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 11-15, Tulsa, Oklahoma
40th Anniversary Mid America Ford and Shelby Nationals. Three days of open track at Hallett Motor Racing Circuit, Saturday drag racing at Tulsa Raceway Park, Sunday All-Ford Car Show at the Tulsa Southern Hills Marriott, swap meet at all three locations, Thursday night cruise to the Brady Arts District, and Friday night banquet with guest speakers. Contact: David Apgar at 405/946-3382; send email to email@example.com. Visit the website at www.midamericafordmeet.com
June 12-15, Steamboat Springs, CO
26th annual Rocky Mountain Mustang Roundup hosted by the Denver Mustang Club, Early Mustang Club, Front Range Mustang Club, High Country Mustang Club, Rocky Mountain Mustanger, and the Colorado Chapter of the Shelby American Automobile Club. Over 450 cars from 17 states. Thursday Scenic Mountain Tour, Friday autocross and evening social, Saturday car show in downtown Steamboat Springs, Sunday morning breakfast. For more information or to register online, visit www.rockymountainmustangroundup.org.
June 12-15, Norwalk, OH
11th annual NMRA Ford Super Nationals at Summit Motorsports Park. All-Ford drag racing, manufacturer’s midway, and car show. Info: www.nmradigital.com or call 714/444-2426.
June 14-15, Petersburg, VA
Fun Ford Weekend at Virginia Motorsports Park. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
June 22, Denver, CO
Fun Ford Weekend at Bandimere Speedway. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
June 22, Liverpool, NY
37th annual Syracuse Shelby Mustang All Ford Show, Swap Meet, and Car Corral hosted by the Syracuse Shelby Mustang Club at Clay Central Park, 4821 Wetzel Rd. Fifty Years of Mustang display and classes for all Fords. Info: Mike Holy at 315/622-1774; firstname.lastname@example.org. Or visit www.syracuseallford.com.
June 28, Joliet, IL
Windy City SAAC Shelby Show at the Autobahn Country Club race track. Original Shelby display, including replicas and late models, and track tour. Contact: Larry Ballard at email@example.com; directions at www.autobahncc.com.
July 10-13, Joliet, IL
NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street Legal Drag Racing at Route 66 Raceway. Drag racing, manufacturer’s midway, and car show. Info: www.nmradigital.com or call 714/444-2426.
July 13, Martin, MI
Fun Ford Weekend at U.S. 131 Motorsports Park. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
July 18-19, St. Louis, MO
Fun Ford Weekend at Gateway Motorsports Park. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
July 20, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Okanagan Mustang Association All-Ford Roundup at Orchard Ford, 2741 Hwy 97N. Info: Mark Oakley at 250/766-3332 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website at www.okmustangsandfords.com.
August 2, Springfield, MO
25th annual All Ford Car Show presented by the Greater Ozarks Mustang Club at Friendly Ford, 3241 S. Glenstone, to benefit Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Ford-powered Ford vehicles only. Info: Bruce Moore at 417/883-2073, or www.gomc.org.
August 3, Bourbonnais IL
24th annual Mustang & Fords show hosted by Northern Mustang Corral at Perry Farm Park. Info: Belinda Moore at 708/755-4522, email@example.com.
August 7-10, Lincoln, NE
Pony Express Mustang 50th Celebration, a Mustang Club of America national show hosted by the Capitol City Ford and Mustang Club at Pinnacle Arena Festival Area. Info: www.hoofbeatoflincoln.com.
August 23, Oak Harbor, WA
20th annual Show and Shine hosted by the Island Classic Mustang Club at City Beach (Windjammer Park). Info: www.islandclassicmustangclub.com.
August 29-30, Bristol, TN
Fun Ford Weekend at Bristol Dragway. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
September 6-7, Bakersfield, CA
Fun Ford Weekend at Auto Club Famoso Raceway. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
September 13, Reading, PA
Fun Ford Weekend at Maple Grove Raceway. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
September 19-20, Jupiter, FL
Fun Ford Weekend at Palm Beach international Raceway. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.
October 2-5, Bowling Green, KY
16th annual NMRA All-Ford World Finals at Beech Bend Raceway, featuring King of the Street and Terminator/GT 500 Shootout. All-Ford drag racing, manufacturer’s midway, and car show. Info: www.nmradigital.com or call 714/444-2426.
October 10-12, Savannah, GA
Mustangs in Historic Savannah, a Mustang Club of America national show hosted by the Savannah Mustang Club at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. Info: www.mustangsinhistoricsavannah.com.
November 8, Ennis, TX
Fun Ford Weekend at Texas Motorplex. All-Ford drag racing, car show, manufacturer’s midway. Info: www.funfordweekend.com.