2009 PT CRUISER EVENTS

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*** Denotes Club Event that includes a meeting

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March 7th
Mid-Winter Warm-up dinner
Popeye's on Lake Geneva
7:00 PM
Contact Steve Peters by February 28th
* March 19th
Member Appreciation Party
(in lieu of meeting)
Gino's East Pizzeria
1590 E. Main St.
St. Charles, IL 601074
630-513-1558
At 7:00 PM
Map
* April 18th
Cruise to Michigan City, IN
Meet at 8:30 AM at Hinsdale Oasis on I-294
Tailgate in the Oasis
Cruise to Ragtops Museum
Lunch at Swingbelly's Restaurant
Visit the Lighthouse Museum
Shopping at Lighthouse Outlet Mall
Map of area (car is car museum, boat is lighthouse museum,
knife/fork is restaurant, $ is outlet mall)
April 24th
Western Kentucky PT Cruisers 1st Annual Cruiser Clean up Day
All Seasons Car Wash
1pm to 6pm
Paducah, KY
More Information
April 25th
PTs for Pets
Gil Lynn Park
8am to 4pm
Dayton, KY
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May 3rd
JC Whitney Spring Car Show
More Information
LaSalle, IL
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
May 9th
Moonshine Cruise
6017 E 300th Rd
Martinsville, IL 62442
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PT Cruisers of Central Illinois are having the 3rd annual Moonshine & Wine Cruise on May 9th 2009.

Meet at 9:00 AM at I-57 & Rt 16
100 Miller Rd. - BP Gas Station & cruise to Moonshine, Illinois for a Moonburger. Then off to Wine Tasting.

Wine sampled from area wineries such as:

  • Cameo Vineyards
  • Vahling Vineyards
  • Willow Vineyards
  • Niemerg Winery

    Dash Plaques available.

    Email us at jagwilegoose2000@yahoo.com

  • Look here for info on Moonshine!
    May 15th - May 17th
    Cruise the Smokies 7
    Gatlinburg, TN
    www.carolinaptcruisers.com/Cruise_The_Smokies_7.htm
    May 15th - May 16th
    PTs take Flight 3
    Dover, DE
    www.captainjava.com/PT
    May 17th
    Mopar Madness - Car show & Swap meet
    Naperville North High School
    Naperville, IL
    Contact Ron Jones (630) 553-2203
    May 18th
    Lotus Track Day
    Blackhawk Farms Raceway
    Rockton, IL
    Contact Steve Styers
    * June 5th - 7th
    Amish Country Cruisin' 2009
    Wana Waves Indoor Waterpark
    Shipshewana, IN.
    www.amishcountrycruisin.com
    June 6th - 13th
    Hot Rod Power Tour 2009
    Madison, WI to Bristol, TN
    www.hotrod.com/2009powertour
    June 12th - 13th
    Iowa Cruz-In - Rock'n & Roll'n
    Des Moines, Iowa
    Crossroads Cruisers
    www.ptcruiserclubofiowa.com
    June 13th
    Green Ribbon Rally Charity Car Show
    Kendall County Fairgrounds
    Yorkville, IL
    showcaseclassics.com
    *** June 20th
    5+1 Club Anniversary & Meeting
    Cindy's House
    2804 Royal Lytham Dr., St. Charles, IL
    Map
    5:00 PM
    $5 / person
    June 26th
    Chick 'n Dip Cruise / Car Show
    995 S State St (IL Rt 72)
    Hampshire, IL
    6:30 PM
    Map
    * June 27th
    Rallye!
    The Summer Cruise (The old time cruise night hangouts)
    Starts at Woodfield Mall Parking Lot, in Schaumburg, at light pole B-2, just west of the Firestone Tire center.
    Endpoint is Barnaby's in Schaumburg.
    Awards at the endpoint.
    If you need more information call 847-446-2904
    $10 per car entry fee.
    6:30 PM (cars off at 7:15 PM)
    www.wheelsrallyeteam.com
    June 27th
    Downtown Oglesby 2nd Annual Car Show
    Oglesby, IL
    www.geocities.com/oglesbycarshow
    June 28th
    Mopars at the Park
    Veterans Park
    Fox Lake, IL
    Contact Moparmarc at (847) 815-2891
    July 4th
    Lisle Eyes to the Skies Parade
    Meet at Jackie Blickle's house at 2:00 PM
    5311 Newport Dr.
    Lisle, IL 60532
    630-971-3982
    Map
    Email: jackieblic@aol.com
    Parade starts at 3:30 PM
    *** July 10th
    Batavia Cruise Night & Meeting
    6:00 PM
    NOTE: Location Change!
    First St. & N. Water St

    Batavia, IL Map
    www.bataviajaycees.org
    Dinner at Chicago Char House
    Or possibly Panera
    July 10th - 11th
    Immke Arthritist Foundation Car Show
    Dublin, OH
    www.arthritisautoshow.com
    July 17th - 19th
    Young's Jersey Dairy Cruise
    Yellow Springs, Ohio
    www.ptcruiserbus.com
    Contact: plateauu37@aol.com
    or
    JENNIFER UTLEY (dopeymom45@yahoo.com)
    July 18th - 19th
    Belvidere Mopar Happening - Car show & Swap meet
    Boone County fair grounds
    Contact Roger Scmeling (815) 544-3147
    Flyer: (
    front) (back)
    * July 18th
    Country Car & Bike Show
    Martin Family Farm
    2S111 Green Road
    Elburn, IL
    Map
    Registration 9:00 to 11:00 am
    Voting: 11:00 - 1:00 pm
    Awards: 3:00 pm
    Rain Date: July 19
    countrycarshow.com
    July 24th - 26th
    Cruz the Glen 7
    Watkins Glen, NY
    www.cruisetheglen.com
    August 1st
    Polk-a-Dot Cruise-in
    Braidwood, Illinois
    www.polk-a-dot.com/cruisenite.html
    August 6th - 9th
    Cruise the Rockies IX
    Cañon City, Colorado
    www.coloradoptcruiserclub.org/html/ctr_ix.html
    August 8th
    Due to lack of interest, this event has been cancelled!
    Cruise the Bikes and Beers
    Event Poster
    Registration Form
    *** August 9th
    Club Picnic/Outing & Meeting
    Pottawatomie Park, , 8 North Ave., St. Charles
    Lunch at 12:30 to 2:00 PM (bring your own lunch).
    Club will provide refreshments
    Paddlewheel Boat ride from 2:00 to 3:30, Dessert on the cruise.
    $15 each Adult, $10 each Child: due by July 10th
    August 9th
    Peru Volunteer Ambulance Service
    7th Annual Benefit Car Show
    Peru, IL
    Info, Flyer
    August 22nd - 23rd
    Mopars at the Mississippi
    Eagle Window & Door
    2045 Kerper Blvd.
    Dubuque, Iowa
    Map
    www.chicagolandmopar.com
    NOTE: We will be staying at the Fairfield Inn, Dubuque again!
    August 29th
    Cougars Game
    Join forces with the Fox Valley Club on 8/29 at Elfstrom Stadium in Geneva for an evening of baseball and fireworks
    Fox Valley has procurred some lawn seats. Bring your own chairs, blankets, etc.
    Arrive at 3:30 to display cars properly
    Contact Tom (
    tkost1@yahoo.com) for more information.
    September 7th
    Paw Paw Lions Club Labor Day Celebration
    Paw Paw Village Park & School Grounds
    Car registration starts at 8:00 AM
    Paw Paw, IL
    Flyer
    September 19th
    Cruise on Lincoln Highway to the Lincoln Highway Association National Tourism Headquarters in Franklin Grove, IL
    Then lunch at the Lincoln Way Cafe across the street.
    Tailgate at 9:00 AM at the Jewel in Elburn, corner of Rt 38 and Rt 47.

    Web site for Tourism HQ:
    illinoislincolnhighway.tripod.com

    September 20th
    Cantigny Car Show
    $10 advance, $15 at the door
    Gates open at 7:00 AM
    9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    Cantigny Park, Winfield, IL
    Flyer
    October 14th - 18th
    Return to the Beach
    www.returntothebeach.com
    October 16th - 18th
    Cruise the Cheese
    Reedsburg, WI
    Map
    www.badgerstatecruisers.org/CTC-2009.htm
    * October 24th
    Cruise to Roscoe and Rockford area
    9:00 - Meet/tailgate at Alexanders
    1725 N. State Street (Rt. 31)
    Elgin, IL 60123
    Map - just north of the tollway

    About 10:00 - leave for Historc Auto Attractions museum in Roscoe
    13825 Metric Drive
    Roscoe, IL 61073
    Map

    After the museum, lunch at the Machine Shed in Rockford
    7475 East State Street (Business 20)
    Rockford, IL 61108
    Map

    * November 22st
    Bowling and Pizza Party!
    Wheaton Bowl
    2031 N. Gary Ave.
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    Phone: (630) 668-4102
    Map
    3:00PM until ??
    * December 5th
    6:00 PM Holiday Party!
    At Oakfield Family Restaurant
    * December 17th
    Socialize with the Shorts
    Al and Jeanette Short are hosting a social event at their house at 6:30 PM
    388 Jervey Ln.
    Bartlett, IL 60103
    630-837-0114
    Map
    Sandwiches and Potato Salad will be served, Please bring an appetizer or dessert!