Mohawk Valley Corvette Club, Inc.


Club Calendar of Events For 2017


*June 29-July 2, 2017

Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen

Watch the Corvette factory team! The Corvette Corral is $170 for the 2 ticket package. Contact Dennis Gillmore at (315) 527-2534 if you have questions. Click here for event details (corral info under Parking).

*July 2, 2017 (Sunday)

Antique Car & Motorcycle Show (Munson Williams)

This event is presented by the Mohawk Motorcades Automobile Club. Located at 310 Genesee Street, Utica, NY Judged classes $10. - Non-judged $7.00. We will meet at Dunkin Donuts on Genesee Street in Utica at 9:30 a.m. so we can arrive together.

*July 7, 2017 (Friday)

Vernon Downs Harness Racing

The cost is $20.54 per person for the Gold Cup buffet, racing program and race. Everyone will pay their own upon arrival just mention that you are with the Mohawk Valley Corvette club. Please call Annette Gillmore (315) 269-2848 for reservations by Noon on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 (reservations are necessary). We will meet at Byrne Dairy in Kirkland at 5:15 PM leaving at 5:30 PM. Dinner reservations are at 6:00 PM.

*July 14-16, 2017

Syracuse Nationals

The NYS Fairgrounds, Syracuse, NY. Nationals is the largest and most diverse classic car event on the RIGHT COAST! Come join us for another great show in 2017. Click here for event details.

*July 16, 2017 (Sunday)

Annual Club Summer Picnic

Al and Lori have graciously offered their home again this year for the Club Picnic. The picnic will start at 3:00 pm. As in past years, please bring a dish to pass. The club will provide soda, hot dogs and hamburgers, condiments, and paper products. Please call Lori Wielgosz at 865-4771 by Wednesday, July 12, 2017 to let her know what dish you will be bringing.

*July 26, 2017 (Wednesday)

Club Meeting

Regular monthly meeting, 7:00PM at the Utica Elks Lodge No. 33, 1315 Champlin Ave., Utica, NY.

*July 30, 2017 (Sunday)

Vettes at the Beach

Events runs from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM rain or shine. This is not a judged show. Come enjoy a day full of fun & sun with door prizes, raffles & 50/50's all day. Come early as no spots are reserved. Enjoy great music, dash plaques & trophies. Proceeds go to local charities! The cost is $20.00. We will meet at Byrne Dairy in Kirkland at 7:00 AM departing 7:15 AM. Please contact Mike Graham at (315) 527-8701 by July 29, 2015 if you plan on attending. If Mike does not hear from you by the 29th he will assume you will not be attending and the group will not wait to depart.

*August 6, 2017 (Sunday)

Rockin' In The Park

Presented by the Tappet Twirlers Automobile Club of Rome, NY Lee Town Park, St. Rte. 26, Upper Turn Rd., Lee Town Park, Lee Center, NY 13363. 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (gates open at 8:00 AM) Registration is $15.00. Contact for this event is Russ Harrington (315) 391-2352. We will meet at Dunkin Donuts plaza in Marcy, Route 49 and Cavanaugh Road at 8:30 AM.

*August 19, 2017 (Saturday)

Wings and Wheels

Second Annual Display - event located on the great lawn of the Masonic Care Community in Utica, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.. There will be food and music. This year a nominal $5 registration fee with proceeds going to support resident programs at the care facility will be collected. Commemorative dash plaques will be given to the first 200 registrants. Owners may opt out of having their car judged. The rain date for this event is Sunday, August 20, 2017. Contact for this event is Mike Derry (518) 868-4040. We will meet at vacant lot on Bleecker St. & Culver Ave. at 10:30 a.m.

*August 24-27, 2017

Corvettes at Carlisle

The largest and most fun-filled Corvette event in the world, the annual Corvettes at Carlisle event features more than 5,000 Corvettes representing all generations of America's classic sports car. Corvette enthusiasm is contagious with participation in autocross, burnouts and the parade through historic downtown Carlisle. In addition to the Corvette giveaway, the excitement continues with an incredible shopping experience, including a huge swap meet with a wide variety of vendors, an all-Corvette car corral, Manufacturers Midway and Installation Alley. Contact for this event is Dave Loudon at (315) 794-1357.

*September 8-10, 2017

Grand Prix Festival of Watkins Glen

The Founders Tour is sold out as of April 4. Race tickets can be purchased separately on the Watkins Glen International website. Contact Dennis Gillmore at (315) 527-2534 if you have questions. Click here for event details.

September 8-10, 2017

Adirondack Vettefest Weekend

Adirondack Corvette Club presents a fun weekend for Corvette owners and fans. Ramada, 1 Abby Lane, Queensbury, NY. Click here for registration and details.

*September 9, 2017 (Saturday)

The 3rd Annual I-90 Cruisin Car Show

This event is hosted by the Wildcats Care Club located at SUNY Poly Student Center, 100 Seymour Road in Utica from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. The show was started and still continues to help benefit the Make-A-Wish of CNY organization with their mission of granting wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions and to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. If you would like to pre-register online, email sunypolywildcatscare@gmail.com or find them on Facebook 'Wildcats Care'.

*October 13-14, 2017

Ocean City Corvette Weekend

"Hooked on A Legend" The host hotel will once again be the Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel. If you plan on staying there be sure to mention you're attending Free State Corvette Club's Corvette Weekend to receive the special rate. Click here for event and registration details. Registration will open on June 3, 2017. You will have the option to pay securely using your credit card directly from the registration system.
(Please note that Brenda & Russ Harrington are going down a few days earlier to stay in Cape May before taking the ferry to Ocean City).

* Denotes that either a member or the club as a group will be participating.

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