Mini Meet East 2007 takes Alcoa, Tennessee!

(press release from

Mini Meet East 2007 is already in the works. Mark your calendars, June 28 through July 1, 2007. The place will be Alcoa, Tennessee, the Foothills of the Smokies.

Hotels have been arranged, so make your accommodations soon. Special room rates apply when you mention “Mini Meet East”. Please check back (link below) often for updates.

Activities, registration info, and more can be found here.

This is the schedule as posted:

12:00-4:00PM Registration
5:00-8:00PM Registration
8:30 PM Evening Drive Gather at HIE/Mainstay Parking

8:00-11:00AM Registration at Holiday Inn Express
9:00-4:00PM Kids Event Trip to The Lost Sea
9:00-10:00 Place cars on Concours Field
10:00-1:00PM Concours
5:00-7:00PM Registration at Hospitality Tent
5:00- 8:00PM Funkhana/Creeper Races
8:15 PM– Concours & funkhana Awards
9:45PM Movie

7:00-9:00 Charity breakfast at Texas Roadhouse
8:00-9:30AM Registration at Holiday Inn Express
9:00AM Rally Driver’s Meeting
9:30 – 1st Rally Car off
10:00 – Scenic Drive to McCord Farm picnic (for those who don’t wish to rally)
11:30AM Lunch begins/rallyists arrive
2:00PM Rally Awards/Classic Mini Brigade
3:00PM Panoramic Photo
7:00PM RC Car Races and awards
8:00PM David Vizard at hospitality tent
Fireworks Annual display by City of Alcoa, viewable from event site
9:30AM Autocross Tech/Course Walk
11:00AM Tech Ends
11:30AM Mandatory Driver’s Meeting
12:00PM First Car Off
3:30-4:00PM Autocross Awards

Vendors/Sponsors of MME2007
MINI of Nashville
Seven Enterprises
Phil Wicks Driving Academy
Cooper Flags
American Collectors Insurance
Big Al the Mini Mover
British Marque News
Buckaroo Trailers
Coldwell Banker Wallace & Wallace Realtors Blount County Office
DJ Minis
Hagerty Insurance
Mini Mania
Summitt Racing
Valvoline Ashland
MINI of Nashville
Way Motor Works

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