2014 Calendar of Events

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DateDay of the weekEvent Description
Jan 22 WEDS Membership dues packets will be mailed to all members. Please check your mailboxes and send back your dues before the end of March.
March 1 SAT 2014 Manhattan IrishFest Parade - The DMC Club will participate in the Parade portion of the Manhattan IrishFest. Please RSVP in advance if you plan to participate. Additional specifics about this parade and related events can be found on their website: http://www.manhattanirishfest.com

Contact Rich Weissensel for more details.
March 15 SAT 2014 St. Patrick's Day Parade - This is the 20th consecutive year that the DMC Club will participate in the annual Chicago St. Pat's Day Parade. RSVP in advance, if you plan to participate. Our staging number and specific staging instructions will be available by March 10th. If you're interested in more specifics about this parade, check out their website: http://www.chicagostpatsparade.com

Contact Rich Weissensel for more details.
March 31 MON Membership dues renewal deadline! After this day, dues are subject to the late fee published in the renewal packets.
April 6 SUN Spring 2014 Brunch - 11:00am-2:00pm - This year's spring brunch will be hosted in Oak Forest, IL at Chicago Gaelic Park, 6119 W. 147th Street, Oak Forest, IL 60452.

Meeting and Brunch will begin at 11am and held in the first floor Emerald Room. Further details will be emailed to all club members.

Check out their website for additional location information: http://www.chicagogaelicpark.org/banquets/emeraldRoom.htm

Please RSVP to Jay Steinberg if you plan to attend.
May 17 SAT **UPDATED** Spring Tech Session - 9:00am-4:00pm - Held at The Car Doctor, Jr. in Schaumburg. This is a new shop location: 811 Morse Ave, Schaumburg, IL. We will have at least one lift available throughout the entire day. This is a great opportunity for oil changes, cooling flushes, door adjustments, and under-car inspections, etc.

Please RSVP and discuss with Ed Raffenetti if you plan to do work on your DeLorean at the event. Check out their website for additional location information: http://www.cardoctorjr.com

Immediately following the Tech Session, club member Mike Shortridge has graciously offered to host a BBQ at his home nearby. More details to follow.
June 12-15 THURS, FRI, SAT, SUN DeLorean Car Show 2014 (DCS Dayton) -- The 2014 DCS show will be held in Dayton, OH. More details are listed on the DeLorean Car Show website. If you wish to join a local traveling caravan, please contact Ed Raffenetti for more details.

To register for the event: http://www.DeLoreanCarShow.com
June 20 FRI Dupage Children's Museum "Back to the Future" Display - 8:00pm-11:00pm - 1980's themed charity event. The museum is located at 301 North Washington Street, Naperville, IL 60540

Please RSVP with Ed Raffenetti if you plan to attend and be part of the DeLorean display.

Check out their website for additional location information: http://dupagechildrens.org/event/next-gen-back-for-the-future
July 4 FRI Brookfield Parade -- The Brookfield Illinois Chamber of Commerce has officially invited the DeLorean Midwest Connection to participate in their Fourth of July parade.

Please RSVP by June 29th to Rich Weissensel if you plan to attend.
July 19 SAT Brandys' Summer DeLorean BBQ at the Brandys' home in Hinsdale, Illinois -- Noon to 6pm -- The Brandys' Family has graciously offered to once again host a DeLorean BBQ.

Please Contact Ryan Brandys to RSVP or for more information.
July 20 SUN Brookfield Auto & Bike Show - 9:00am-4:00pm - -- Brookfield Car Show. Over 100 cars and bikes at this FREE event. Takes place in Brookfield, IL - West of "The Circle" on Broadway (rain or shine) at the intersection of Grand Blvd., Maple Ave. and Broadway Avenue.

Please RSVP to Rich Weissensel if you plan to attend.
August 15-16 FRI, SAT Woodward Dream Cruise 2014 - The 20th Annual Woodward Dream Cruise near Detroit, MI. Several Midwest DeLorean clubs will be in attendance. The Bloomfield Hills Mercedes-Benz dealership on Woodward Avenue will be the host location for our multi-club DeLorean display.

Check out the official Woodward website for additional information: http://www.woodwarddreamcruise.com

Please RSVP to Rich Weissensel if you plan to attend.
September 6 SAT Route 66 Car Show - Berwyn, Illinois - 7am-4pm
Complete details: http://www.berwynrt66.com

Please RSVP to Rich Weissensel if you plan to attend.
September 7 SUN British Car Union Show - Harper College, 1200 West Algonquin Road, Palatine, Illinois 60067.

Complete details: http://www.britishcarunion.com
December 7 SUN Winter 2014 Brunch/Meeting - 11:00am-2:00pm - This year's winter meeting will be hosted at Bella Via Ristorante at 1899 Second Street, Highland Park, IL 60035

Meeting and Brunch will begin at 11am. Free 3 hour parking is located across the street in an underground garage. Set brunch price per person will be $25 for club members and $35 for each guest.

Additional restaurant specifics can be found on their website: http://www.bellaviahighlandpark.com

Please RSVP to Jay Steinberg if you plan to attend.

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