Calendar of Upcoming Events

2018

NEW DATE! Saturday, October 20.....UPDATE! New destination!

Due to the high chance of rainstorms throughout the day in Michigan tomorrow, we have changed our drive destination to southwest Wisconsin, where the chance of rain is low.

If you have not signed up for tomorrow’s drive, but would like to join us in Wisconsin tomorrow, please reply by 7PM today.

Highlights:

  • Fine and spirited driving on county roads
  • Fall colors
  • Traditional Swiss dining at the New Glarus Hotel
  • Midwest 356 camaraderie

To register, please reply to events@midwest356.org by 7 PM today (October 19) to register for the drive and lunch. Include cell phone number and passenger name.

Meeting place:  8:00 A.M., Riverside Park, Beloit, WI (8:30 A.M. departure).  Please be sure to have a full tank upon arrival.

Directions to Riverside Park:   I-90 to exit 185A, West on State Road 81 to US 51.  The park is located on the east bank of the Rock River, at the northwest corner of State Road 81 and US 51.  Link to interactive map here.

Event Mileage:   Plan on a 400-mile day if you're 90 miles or more from Beloit.

Please wear a nametag.  There are always a few new faces.  Consider bringing a spouse or friend.  In addition to great driving, this is a fun social event.

New to the club?  This is an excellent opportunity to get acquainted and find out what we’re all about!


Saturday, November 3

Monthly breakfast meeting, 9:00 AM, at Cantigny Park , 27w270 Mack Road, Wheaton, Illinois.  (NOTE: Access to the Red Oak Room, where our breakfast will be served, is via the Mack Road entrance at the south end of the park, not the main entrance on Winfield Road.)  Click here for a map to the site.

Breakfast will be followed by a presentations by Club events co-chair Leo Dreisilker, who will tell us about driving his 356 from Illinios to Alaska.


Sunday, November 4

Run to Brighton, sponsored by the Waukegan North Shore chapter of the Antique Automobile Club of America.  Meet at 9:00AM; depart 10:00AM.  Tour starts from Panera Bread, Rt. 176 & 43, Lake Bluff and ends in Brighton, Wisconsin.  Lunch optional at St. Xavier Church.  This tour celebrates the original London to Brighton run in 1896.  $15 per car load for guests, $10 for AACA Waukegan North Shore chapter members.  Click here for a copy of the entry form.   (The form is a pdf file and you will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to view it.  If you do not have the Acrobat Reader installed on your computer, click here  to download a free copy from Adobe.com.)


Saturday, December 8

Monthly breakfast meeting, at the Elmhurst Family Restaurant, 441 West Lake Street, Elmhurst, IL , 9:00 AM.


2019

Saturday, January 5

Annual social dinner.  This year's dinner will be held at the Mistwood Golf Club, located at 1700 W. Renwick Road, Romeoville IL.   Our host will be Midwest 356 Club member Jim McWethy, who is Mistwood's owner.

Details will be posted here as plans get finalized, but the date is set, so mark your calendars now!