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 to Cedar Key on Friday, January 10. Info: Derek Putnam, 352/861-8701 (ext. 4207) or email to email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org; www.gulfcoastmustangclub.org.
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. Open track at the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Department training facility, Friday evening Meet and Greet, Saturday evening banquet with guest speakers, and shuttles to shopping. Info: www.mustang50thbirthdaycelebration.com.
April 13-16, Mustang, OK
Mustang 50th Birthday Pony Drives, departing on April 13 from Mustang, Oklahoma, with two cruises—one to Charlotte, North Carolina, and the other to Las Vegas, Nevada, for the Mustang 50th Birthday Celebrations. Schedules, hotels, and other information listed at www.ponydrive.us.
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 Charlotte Motor Speedway. Car show, open track, banquet, evening activities, and more. Info: www.mustang50thbirthdaycelebration.com.
June 6-8, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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.
June 11-15, Tulsa, Oklahoma
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.comor call 717/243-7855.
June 12-15, Steamboat Springs, CO
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.
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.
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