YCCC Calendar-March 2014
Upcoming events and beyond
01 Mar 2014 - Saturday - Atlantic City Classic Auto Show and Auction - Take a gambling bus or carpool to AC for the day. You’re on your own.
07 Mar 2014 - Friday - Ice Cream Run - This month we will meet at the parking lot behind Frank's Theatre (Queensgate) and depart at 7pm, destination TBA. Bring a non-member friend in their Vette and their ice cream is "on the club". Winter rules apply.
08 Mar 2014 – Saturday - YCCC Awards Banquet & Dance - To be held at the OutdoorClub, 1157 Detwiler Drive, York, PA 17404 (717-764-1188). Registration required for all who attend. Subsidized Member cost is $25 per person. Appropriate dress required. The agenda is:
6:00-7:00 pm Cocktails and Hors D’Oeuvres
7:00-7:45 pm Dinner
7:45 -8:30 pm Awards Presentation
8:30 -11:00 pm Dancing with music Provided by DJ “The Postman”
Menu: Seasonal Garden Salad
Warm rolls and butter
Choice of Entrée -
Prime rib of beef
Broccoli, Cauliflower, Carrots
Rosemary Red Skin Potatoes
Coffee, tea, iced tea
“Manned Ice Cream Sundae Bar”
With various toppings
Cash bar - Standard and Premium Brands
House wines, Assorted beers and Miller Light on draft
If you have not signed up and wish to attend, call George Trocki at 410-303-6276. He may be able to accommodate you
12 Mar 2014 - Wednesday - YCCC Monthly Meeting - The menu for the upcoming meeting will be: Plated Salad, Baked Mild White Fish, Chicken Marsala Yellow Rice, Peas and Carrots, Coffee, Tea, Iced Tea and Soda. Please come out and enjoy dinner before the meeting. Doors open @ 5pm, buffet dinner @ 6pm, meeting @ 7pm.Note: Drinks provided with dinner are only for those who have paid for meals.
15 March – Saturday – York St. Pat’s Parade – Contact Barb Boyer if you wish to attend or check for sign-up list next meeting. We are limited to thirty cars, so you must be signed up to participate. You can bring your dog. Must have leash. We will have pictures of SPCA dogs & cats displayed on our cars. Formation will take place at the York Fairgrounds (inside Carlisle Avenue gate) between 11-11:30 am. Car Decorations are encouraged but do not bring candy to throw into the crowds. After the parade we will head out to Vito’s on St. Queen St. for food.
23 Mar 2014 – Sunday – YCCC vs CVCC - Ten Pin Bowling – at Colony Lanes in North York @ 1 pm. Topper Noel is arranging. It will be a two game match with the winner taking home the traveling trophy. Questions?, call Topper @ 880-9092.
26 Mar 2014 - Wednesday - YCCC Board Meeting - Meeting will be at 6:30 pm (Note time change) at Mike & Barb Boyer’s home. All members are welcome. Please alert a board member if you plan to attend.
29 Mar 2014 Saturday – Special Event!! Second Anniversary of HP Horsepower – 800 – 1000 cars expected, if you want to join the YCCC Group meet at Shrewsbury WalMart parking lot. We will depart there @ 7 am.
19 Apr 2014– Saturday - New York Auto Show – It is likely that we will recommend use of a Conestoga Bus from Lancaster. Details will be provided later.
04 May 2014 – Sunday - Thornton Show – single sanction fun show with silent auction, other details later. Chairman to be announced and Wolfie & Mary Myers and Luke & Pam Simpson will co-chair. See flyer attached.
07 Jun 2014 – 35th Annual In-Vette-Tational – Oley Valley Fairgrounds (Oley, PA) All Cars welcomed, Skyline Vettes 50th anniversary party, more information will follow, flyer available – contact Stu Jones.
14 Jun 2014 – Saturday - Vettes on the Docks – Annapolis, MD, registration is open. Check out flyer emailed separately by YCCC Google Group. Space is limited and on a 1st come 1st serve basis. Early registration will be required to assure a space. Anyone who has not received a flyer and is interested call Stu Jones. YCCC had the largest group there last year and it is a great venue. At least one YCCC has already registered.
27, 28, 29 Jun 2014 - Weekend in Saratoga, NY – Details being developed. Mike Boyer is arranging.
19 Jul 2014 – Saturday - Markets @ Shrewsbury Show – triple sanction Corvette fun show, open to all types of cars as well, silent auction, Tom Ranc and Steve Vrabel will chair, details later.
24, 25, 26 Jul 2014 – Mecum Classic Car Auction at the Farm Show in Harrisburg. Mecum was looking for car pushers at this event and Jeff Walker (and your Board) have committed to approximately 25 members to push approximately 1,000 cars to the block during the auction. Mecum will provide black tee shirts, black hats, white gloves, entry fees & parking. You must provide black pants & sneakers. You will be on TV and there will be a lot of publicity. YCCC will get a donation of for each car they push. Pushers will be there about 10 - 11 hours a day. Another car club will be driving the cars. Jeff asked people to sign up as pushers as soon as possible. The club expressed a great deal of interest.
09 Aug 2014 – Pig Roast @ Boyer Farm, mark your calendar, details later.
22 – 24 Aug 2014 Corvettes @ Carlisle Weekend – Our NCCC Judged Show is Saturday. This is a seven sanction show judged show and fun show. Mike Boyer and Larry Lentz will chair. Mark your calendar.
NCCC CONCOURS JUDGED SHOWFIELD (7 - Sanction)
Compete against the Best Corvettes in the World and Win Cash Prizes. Register today for the National Council of Corvette Clubs Concours Judged Showfield hosted by the York County Corvette Club. The NCCC Concurs Judged Showfield awards cash prizes to the “Best of Show” winner as well as five other categories. Compete against the best Corvettes in the world, representing Corvette clubs from across North America. The NCCC Concours Judged Showfield is limited to 175 Corvettes. Be sure to pre-register Limited registration may be available at the event.*
NCCC Concours Judged Showfield Awards:
· "Best of Show" - $500
· "Best of Concours Prepared" - $100
· "Best Modified" - $100
· "Best Street Prepared" - $100
· "Best Wash & Show" - $100
· "Best Custom/Race Prepared." - $100
Plus trophies in each Group and Class.
* NCCC Judged Show - $75 registration at show gates.
For NCCC Showfield registration go to:
19 – 22 Sep 2014 – Mid America Fun Fest – Effingham, IL – This is a famous Corvette event now larger than Carlisle and it’s been quite a few years since YCCC has attended this event. We are studying the logistics. Parking will be on site with the club & entrance fee is $25. The event is bigger than Carlisle and they are expecting a huge crowd.. More information will follow.
21 Sep 2014 – Sunday - Ocean City (NJ) Boardwalk Corvette Show - Mark your calendars for this event. Spend the day on the boards with your Vette Details later.
03 - 04 Oct 2014 - the Ocean City (MD) Corvette Show – Details will be provided later.
12 Oct 2014 – Sunday – YCCC Fall Show - Gander Mountain, triple sanction Corvette fun show, Toys for Tots will partner with YCCC for this event. Details later.
Potential additions to Calendar –
Summer 2014 – Run to Valley Forge – Details later.
Feb 2015 – YCCC to visit New Zealand – Mike Boyer is organizing. If interested it’s not too early to get on his list. Trip will be limited to ten couples. From experience, Teena and I can report that it’s a trip of a lifetime. Details later.
Spring 2015 – Weekend in Niagara Falls, Ontario – a trip is in the planning stage.
W.O.T. Activity Calendar –
03 & 04 May 2014: Pocono (North Course) High Performance Driving Event [HPDE] conducted by the Cumberland County Corvette Club. Approximately six YCCC members are presently registered. Openings are still available. This is an excellent introductory event for first-time drivers as the course, while challenging, is easy to learn. W.O.T. expertise will be well represented both before and at the track to provide you with everything you need to know.
30 June & 1 July 2014: Virginia International Raceway [VIR] HPDE conducted by the National Corvette Museum. VIR is considered by many to be the premier road course on the East coast. Its 3.27-mile track is presently being upgraded for an enhanced driving experience. Presently, approximately five YCCC members are presently registered. Openings are still available. This is a challenging and technical road course that is still very doable by first-timers. The Museum consistently runs a classy event. Typically, the event is attended by rookie GM engineers and numerous factory race car drivers.
15 August 2014: - Friday at the Track (FATT) is an introduction to high performance driving. It is an instructional event where you can bring your street car for a day at the track. You will receive classroom instruction, skidpad instruction in our cars (including front and rear skid control), and four 20-sessions of in-car instruction in your own car. It is a chance to go fast and have fun in a safe environment.
25 & 26 August 2014: Summit Point Motorsports Park HPDE conducted by the National Corvette Museum. This event is part of a week-long celebration including Corvettes at Carlisle, the National Corvette Caravan, and the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Presently, approximately six YCCC members are registered. Openings are still available. This should prove to be a spectacular event as it is one part of the Museum’s festivities which includes the Chip Miller Charitable Foundation. Involvement by GM, Museum and Corvette Racing dignitaries is a certainty.