Upcoming Events

Come and meet Linda at some of these events!

MINIs on the Dragon 12 (April 30 – May 4, 2014) – TN / NC

Blue Ridge Parkway Tour 2014 (June 12 -15) – Waynesboro, VA to Cherokee, NC
Mark your calendars and save the dates! Registration for the 7th annual Blue Ridge Parkway Tour will begin February 21st, 2014.

This year Tar Heel Mini Motoring Club will be running the BRP from North to South. Stay tuned for more details as the registration date approaches.

MINIs on Top 12 (June 21, 2014) NH

CanAm Mini Challenge (June 26 – 29, 2014) Mid-Ohio, Lexington OH

Mini Meet East Meets West (July 2 – 6, 2014) – Milwaukee, WI
Mini Meet East Meets West in Milwaukee 2014
Pack your bags and get ready to hit the open road because you’re invited for an epic event of Mini proportions in Milwaukee, WI!
Mini Meet East Meets West, July 2 – 6, 2014
The 2014 Mini Meet is a destination experience – with the whole family in mind. There will be opportunities to participate in the car show, Funkana, fireworks and plenty of local flavor from beer, brats, cheese, custard and lots of music. If you are a newer Mini enthusiast looking to learn more there will be workshops. Local drives will include a Brew City scavenger hunt along the shores of Lake Michigan, a rustic roads drive and even a tasty Cheesy Saturday drive.
Milwaukee is located in the heart of the US and just 90 miles of north of Chicago on the scenic shores of Lake Michigan. There will be great drives in and around the Milwaukee area.
In addition to all the Mini events you can take in the world’s biggest music festival or quench your thirst on one of many brewery tours or enjoy the great lakefront.
Grab your local Mini friends and motor to Milwaukee
It only happens every five years – you don’t want to miss it in 2014.
This is a great event for modern MINI Coopers and classic Mini enthusiasts.

Visit http://minimeet2014.com for details and registration.

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix (July 19 – 20, 2014) PA

MINI Takes The States (July 26 – Aug 9, 2014)

Keweenaw Mini Rendezvous Aug. 14-17, 2014
Join mini cooper enthusiasts from around the country at the Keweenaw Mini Rendezvous in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula August 14-17, 2014. Experience the beauty of the northwoods along the Lake Superior shoreline. The event features a cruise up on the Copper Country Trail to the tip of the Keweenaw peninsula, where participants will be treated to a yooper cookout. Saturday is Brewfest day, featuring over 50 micro breweries and 100 different beers, live music and food.

To find out more details check and like our facebook page at (Keweenaw Mini Rendezvous):

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Keween…70808516302584

or email us at upminicooper@gmail.com

MINIpalooza! September 5-6, 2014
— Mark your calendars – Save the date —

This year we’re heading to the scenic Mountains of Western North Carolina!

MINIpalooza
September 5-6
Ashville, NC

The Mickey & MINI 10 theme is HANG 10.

Dude, put on your coolest beach attire and come hang out with hundreds of your choicest MINI friends!

What: Mickey & MINI 10
Where: Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
When: September 26-28, 2014
Why: Because MINI!

We’ll have the usual early officially unofficial pre-meet meals and a weekend jam-packed with fun MINI and social events. The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will be going on and of course DATW10 will be back. Don’t miss our 10th anniversary event!

Watch this site for more details on event and hotel registration, cool T-shirts and other stuff, sponsor and vendor announcements, and a full schedule of fun events.

In The UK:
EVENTS LIST 2014

March

Event: Goodwood 72nd Members Meeting

Date: 29-30th March

Location: Goodwood Motor Circuit

Contact: Goodwood Press Office 01243 755000

April

Event: MINI Factory Visit : All spaces taken.

Date: 9th April

Location: Oxford Plant

Contact: Kent Region. Justin & Annmarie Ridyard – h13jkr@hotmail.com

Event: Pride Of Longbridge

Date: 12th April

Location: Cofton Park B31

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: Malvern Mini’s Easter Show

Date: 13th April

Location: Wye Hall, The Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcs, WR13 6NW

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: Stoke Prior Vintage Easter Gathering

Date: 21st April

Location: Hanbury, Worcestershire. B60 4DB

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: The Carole Nash Mini 55th Birthday Bash

Date: 21st April

Location: Gawsworth Hall, Cheshire

Contact: Carole Nash (free tickets) http://cherished.carolenash.com/gawsworth-hall-form.aspx

May

Event: Miniworld Riveria Run

Date: 2nd-5th May

Location: Newquay, Devon

Contact: www.miniworld.co.uk

Event: DEWS Classic Car show & Classic Run

Date: 3rd-4th May

Location: Brian Whitehead Sports Ground, Downton, Wilts

Contact: www.dewsc.org.uk

Event: Donington Historic Festival

Date: 3rd-5th May

Location: Donington

Contact: Jerry Filor – jfilor@talktalk.net

Event: Mk 1 Performance Track Day

Date: 4th May

Location: Blyton Park

Contact: Niall Cook – Newcastle & Durham Region naillcook@tiscalli.co.uk. Or Pete Flanagan flan1275@aol.com

Event: Mini Racing (Festival)

Date: 11th May

Location: Brands Hatch

Contact: http://www.brandshatch.co.uk/

Event: British Mini Day

Date: 11th May

Location: Himley Hall, Dudley, DY3 4DF

Contact: Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: London to Brighton Mini Run 2014

Date: 18th May

Location: Ends Madeira Drive, Brighton

Contact: Justin Ridyard – events@minicooper.org

Event: Stirling and district Classic Car Show

Date: 18th May

Location: Stirling

Contact: Scottish Region. Ben & Patricia Webb ben_patricia_webb@hotmail.co.uk

Event: Deal Classic Car Show

Date: 25th May

Location: Deal (Walmer Green, by the Bandstand)

Contact: Kent Region. Justin & Annmarie Ridyard – h13jkr@hotmail.com

Event: Thistle Run (Touring assembly)

Date: 25th May

Location: Newtongrange to Eyemouth Harbour

Contact: Scottish Region. Ben & Patricia Webb ben_patricia_webb@hotmail.co.uk

Event: Ragley Hall

Date: 26th May

Location: Alcester, Warwickshire B49 5NJ

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

June

Event: Thirlestane Castle 42nd Motoring Extravaganza

Date: 1st June

Location: Lauder, Berwickshire

Contact: Scottish Region. Ben & Patricia Webb ben_patricia_webb@hotmail.co.uk

Event: MCR National Mini Cooper Day

Date: 8th June

Location: Beaulieu

Contact: beaulieu@minicooper.org

Event: Double Twelve Motorsport Festival

Date: 14th-15th June

Location: Brooklands Motor Museum

Contact: www.brooklandsmuseum.com

Event: Wellsbourne Wings & Wheels

Date: 15th June

Location: Wellsbourne, CV35 9JY

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: Festival of Speed

Date: 26th-29th June

Location: Goodwood

Contact: www.goodwood.co.uk

Event : Voyage Région de Kent à la France (Touring assembly)

Date: 29th June

Location: Northern France

Contact: Kent Region. Justin & Annmarie Ridyard – h13jkr@hotmail.com

July

Event: Darling buds of May Classic Car Show

Date: 6th July

Location: Bethersden nr Ashford, Kent

Contact: Kent Region. Justin & Annmarie Ridyard – h13jkr@hotmail.com

Event: Gaydon BMC & Leyland show

Date: 6th July

Location: Gaydon

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: Mini Festival 2014

Date: 12th July

Location: Oulton Park

Contact: Pete Flanagan flan1275@aol.com 07740 865308

Event: Clamis Castle Classic Car Show

Date: 12th-13th July

Location: Clamis Castle, Angus

Contact: Scottish Region. Ben & Patricia Webb ben_patricia_webb@hotmail.co.uk

Event: Wheels of Yesteryear (Touring assembly)

Date: 20th July

Location: National Mining Museum of Scotland, Newtongrange

Contact: Scottish Region. Ben & Patricia Webb ben_patricia_webb@hotmail.co.uk

Event: Redditch & District CC – Lavender Run Touring Assembly

Date: 20th July

Location: Warks/Glos

Contact: Peter Machin

August

Event: International Mini Meet – 55 years of the Mini

Date: 31st July-3rd August 2014

Location: Detling Show Ground, Kent

Contact: Justin Ridyard events@minicooper.org

Event: Croft Nostalgia Weekend /HSCC race meet

Date: 2nd/3rd August

Location: Croft Circuit, Darlington

Contact: Niall Cook – Newcastle & Durham Region naillcook@tiscalli.co.uk

Event: Mini in the Park

Date: 10th August

Location: Santa Pod Raceway, Northants

Contact: www.minishow.co.uk

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Event: Prescott Revival

Date: 10th August

Location: Studley, Warwks,B80 7RR

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: Biggar Classic Rally

Date: 10th August

Location: Biggar, Lanarkshire

Contact: Scottish Region. Ben & Patricia Webb ben_patricia_webb@hotmail.co.uk

Date: 24th August

Event: The Ham Sandwich Run on tour (Touring assembly)

Location: Kent

Contact: Kent Region. Justin & Annmarie Ridyard – h13jkr@hotmail.com

Event: Coopers at Combe Track Day

Date: 30th August

Location: Castle Combe

Contact: Graham Robinson – graham.e.robinson@btinternet.com

Event: Pershore Plum Festival

Date: 31st August

Location: Pershore, Worcestershire

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

September

Event: Dudley Classic Car & Transport Show

Date: 7th September

Location: Himley Hall, Dudley, DY3 4DF

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: Revival Meeting

Date: 12-14th September

Location: Goodwood

Contact: www.goodwood.co.uk

Event: Kent Classic Car Show

Date: 14th September

Location: Aylesford Priory Nr Maidstone

Contact: Kent Region. Justin & Annmarie Ridyard – h13jkr@hotmail.com

Event: Stanford Hall National Mini Day

Date: 14th September

Location: Nr Lutterworth, Leicestershire

Contact: http://www.miniownersclub.co.uk/

Event: Rally Car Day

Date: TBC 14th September

Location: Castle Combe

Contact: Brian Davage – bridavage@gmail.com

Event: Selkirk Rally

Date: 21st September

Location: Selkirk

Contact: Scottish Region. Ben & Patricia Webb ben_patricia_webb@hotmail.co.uk

Info see www.selkirkvintagecarrally.org

Event: Manchester Classic Car Show

Date: 21st September

Location: Event City, Manchester

Contact: Mick Cooke, Lancs Region or Pete Flanagan

Event: MiniWorld Action Day

Date: 27th September

Location: Castle Combe

Contact: www.miniworld.co.uk

Event: Minis to Monte – Entry List Full

Date: 27th September-3rd October

Location: UK, France, Switzerland and Monaco

Contact: Robert Clayson webmaster@minicooper.org

October

Event: 14th Malvern Mini Show & Spares

Date: 13thOctober

Location: The Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcs, WR13 6NW

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

Event: British Mini Fair 2

Date: 19th October

Location: Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire

Contact: Worcestershire Region. Mick Rowley – rminimick@aol.com

November

Event : Classic Motor Show

Date: 14th,15th and 16th November 2014

Location: NEC, Birmingham

Contact: Champion required – If you can help contact events@minicooper.org

Event: Northumberland Borders Rally

Date: 15th November

Location: OS Maps 87 (Hexham)& 88 (Newcastle)

Contact: Niall Cook – Newcastle & Durham Region naillcook@tiscalli.co.uk