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Fall Race at Talledega SuperSpeedway
Talladega, AL


October 15, 2017

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  Fall Race at Talledega SuperSpeedway
Talladega, AL

October 15, 2017
An opportunity to honor our veterans, display our vehicles and participate in a pre-race parade lap as part of the NASCAR race day activities. Awesome fun and a great way to spread the word about our hobby. The response from the race fans is incredible!

Address:
Talledega SuperSpeedway
3366 Speedway Boulevard
Lincoln, AL 35096

Contact:
Name: Johnny Lawrence
Phone: (334) 750-5091


  Annual Dixie Division Military Vehicles Club Fall Rally
McCalla, AL

November 03 - 04, 2017
Annual Dixie Division Military Vehicles Club Fall Rally and Business Meeting at Tannehill State Park. The annual Fall Rally and Swap meet for the DDMVC. We also conduct our Annual Meeting on Saturday starting with lunch. This is the third stop of our “Dixie Division Tours Alabama’s State Parks 2016” events for this year.

Address:
Tannehill State Park
12632 Confederate Parkway
McCalla, AL 35111

Contact:
Name: Ronnie Guin
Email: bguin0723@charter.net
Phone: (205) 631-0723


Alabama Gun Collectors Show
Birmingham, AL

March 18 - 19, 2017
Brent Goodwin wants the DDMVC back again. This is a great indoor event that allows the Dixie Division members an awesome opportunity to interact with hundreds of people in a comfortable setting. We display our vehicle and military collections, do a bit of swapping and selling and, most importantly, share our hobby with lots of people. Don’t miss this show since it’s dry and a lot of fun.

Address:
Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center
2100 Richard Arrington Junior Boulevard North
Birmingham, AL 35203

Contact:
Name: Ronnie Guin
Email: bguin0723@charter.net
Phone: (205) 631-0723


42nd Annual MVPA Convention
Cleveland, Ohio

June 21 - 24, 2017
hosted by the Ohio Motorpool. Look for more information in future issues of Supply Line, and at www.mvpa.org.


Address:
I-X Center,
6200 Riverside Dr.,
Cleveland, OH



Gulf Coast Rally at the USS Alabama
Mobile, AL

April 21 - 22, 2017
The annual Spring event at the USS Alabama Battleship Park. This is always a fun event and we enjoy meeting with the members of the Dixie Division, Mississippi Coast Watchers, Deep South, and First Florida Clubs in what is always an upbeat swap and sell meet. This year’s rally is in conjunction with the USS Alabama Annual Crewman’s Reunion. This will be an awesome opportunity to meet and talk with these Battleship Warriors and be on board their “Battlewagon”.

Address:
USS Alabama
2703 Battleship Parkway
Mobile, AL 36601

Contact:
Name: Johnny Lawrence
Email: jmlawrence@mindspring.com
Phone: (334) 750-5091


The Alabama Center of Military History
Huntsville, AL

May 20, 2017
The Dixie Division Military Vehicles Club co-hosts this annual military vehicle rally and flea market at the Veteran's Memorial Museum in Huntsville. Randy Withrow and staff provide a wonderful opportunity to fellowship and also tour one of the coolest military collections in this country.

Address:
Veteran's Memorial Museum
2060 Airport Road Southwest
Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact:
Name: Randy Withrow
Phone: (256) 883-3737


East Alabama Regional Spring Rally
Wind Creek State Park, AL

March 03 - 04, 2017
If you haven’t made it before this is an awesome opportunity to kick off your Spring activities with an exciting and fun-filled event.
Convoying, displays, swap meet, food, and campfire discussion. Gary and Melissa Poe working with Alan and Michael Roberts always have a fantastic event with new activities each year.
This is the first stop of our “Dixie Division Tours Alabama’s State Parks 2017” events for this year.


Address:
Wind Creek State Park
4325 AL HWY 128,
Alexander City, AL, 35010

Contact:
Name: Gary Poe
Email: poem091014@gmail.com
Phone: (256) 329-3292


End of Summer Regional Rally at Brierfield State Park
Brierfield, AL

September 15 - 16, 2017
This is an awesome opportunity to embrace the end of Summer, well almost, with an exciting and fun-filled event.
Join us for convoying, displays, swap meet, food, and campfire discussion. Teresa and Terry started this several years ago and it is growing and more impressive each time.
This is the second stop of our “Dixie Division Tours Alabama’s State Parks 2017” events for this year.


Address:
Brierfield Iron Works
240 Furnace Parkway
Brierfield, AL 35035

Contact:
Name: Teresa Hallman
Phone: (205) 674-3106


The Southern Outpost Military Vehicle Winter Rally & Swap Meet.
February 22 - 26, 2017
Sponsored by the First Florida Chapter MVPA, and the Market of Marion. Rally site: Renniger's Flea Market. For registration forms and more information contact below.

Address:
Renniger's Flea Market
20651 U.S. Hwy 441,
Mt. Dora, FL 32757

Contact:
Name: Lindsay Orr
Email: lorr.tcp@gmail.com
Phone: (386) 479-9644


2nd Annual Barber Historics
Barber Motorsports Park, Leeds, AL.

May 20 - 22, 2016
Historic car racing, car parts swap meet, BBQ State Championship contest, and antique car coral displays of all types including military vehicles, fire trucks, mustangs, corvettes, etc.

Barbers will also be raising money from this event to benefit the US Veterans Memorial Museum in Huntsville, Al.

If bringing a vehicle
Turn to the left when you approach the museum. Look for red sign that says parking lot "G" and turn left into the gravel parking lot to unload your vehicle from its trailer. Turn left from lot "G" back on to main road and precede through gate and take the next right where you drive into the car corral area. You need to arrive each day by 08:00 to have your vehicle in place.

Vendors
Vendors who want to a spot to sell car parts and other stuff will need to buy a 20x20 space from barbers for $100.

Barber Contacts for vendor spaces:
Lee Clark (205) 702-8704 or
John Vivianni (205) 702-8718


Address:
Barber Motorsports Park
6030 Barber Motorsports Parkway
Leeds, Al 35094

Contact:
Name: Ronnie Guin
Email: bguin0723@charter.net
Phone: (205) 631-0723


Rickwood Caverns State Park
Warrior, AL

June 17, 2016
This show has replaced the Mt Olive Show. Rickwood has camping, pool, showers, and the caverns to tour. Rickwood is off I-65 about 3 miles from at Exit 284.

Address:
Rickwood Caverns State Park
370 Rickwood Park Road
Warrior, AL 35180

Contact:
Name: Teresa Hallman
Phone: (205) 674-3106


Vietnam Traveling Wall
Fultondale, AL

July 08 - 09, 2016
We are invited to by the City of Fultondale to display Military vehicles at this event. The City is planning on making this a Big Event. Plenty of restaurants to eat at around this parking area. Fultondale Police Chief David Smith is a member of our DD Club. This will be at the shopping center facing I65 off the Walkers Chapel Exit. Lowery Parkway. Contact if you can come

Address:
3501 Lowery Pkwy
Fultondale, AL 35068

Contact:
Name: Ronnie Guin
Phone: (205) 631-0723


Flag Day at Pelham Civic Center
Pelham, AL

June 12, 2016
The Cahaba Valley Elks Club has invited us to Flag Day ceremonies at Pelham Civic Center. The ceremonies are scheduled for 2:00 PM so they would like us there by 1:00 PM.

Address:

500 Amphitheater Rd,
Pelham, AL 35124

Contact:
Name: Larry Harris
Phone: (205) 936-3897


Keeping the Spirit of 45 Alive
Montevallo, AL

August 12, 2017
We have been invited again to this event at the Cemetery. The ceremonies are at 6:30 PM so they would like us in place on our corner at least one hour before.

Address:
3133 Highway 119
Montevallo, AL 35115

Contact:
Name: Larry Harris
Phone: (205) 936-3897


Alabama Veterans Reunion at Veterans Hospital
Tuscaloosa, AL

August 26, 2017
We have been invited again to the this event in Tuscaloosa again this year. We had good turn out last year. It is an all day event so they would like us to be there by mid morning.

Address:
3701 Loop Rd. East
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404

Contact:
Name: Larry Harris
Phone: (205) 936-3897


Military Appreciation Weekend
Auburn, AL

November 04 - 05, 2016
Auburn Tigers vs. Vanderbilt Commodores.


Annual event held at Auburn University to recognize and honor our men and women of the United States military services.


We are invited to participate in events on Friday and Saturday, 4-5 November 2016 with vehicle displays around the AU Campus during the weekend football game with Vandy. This event will also include military flyovers, military displays, special guest speakers and more.


There will also be camping and RV sites in a local RV park, University Station RV Park, www.universitystationrvpark.com, which is only a couple of miles from campus. This is an exceptional facility that is inviting us to extend the military theme of the weekend to their park which will have over 1,000 trailer and campsites available. We will be surrounded by approximately 4,500 people in the 156 acre park alone. So, we can start arriving on Thursday and be set up in the park for the rest of the weekend. Friday is a day in the park to display and interact with the public and includes a Friday night meal with live entertainment Those who want can go over and display on Saturday at the Auburn University Campus and we can all gather back up on Saturday afternoon for fellowship and an evening together at the park. This is also an awesome opportunity for our vendors to be in front of new faces as well as an opportunity for us to make new friends.

Address:
Auburn University
251 S Donahue Dr,
Auburn, AL 36849

Contact:
Name: Johnny Lawrence
Email: jmlawrence@mindspring.com
Phone: (334) 750-5091


Maxwell Air Force Base Air Show
April 08, 2017
Come join us in celebrating the Air Force's 70th Anniversary during the Maxwell Air Force Base two-day Air Show and Open House, The theme is Heritage to Horizon: Legacy of the Great War--A Century of Airpower, commemorating the 100-year anniversary of the U.S. entry into WWI and a century of airpower. The base is open to the public 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on both days. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbird demonstration team will perform on both days along with a variety of static displays and air and ground demonstrations."


Address:
Maxwell AFB Visitor Center,
Montgomery, AL 36113

Contact:
Name: Johnny Lawrence
Email: jmlawrence@mindspring.com
Phone: (334) 750-5091


Armed Forces Day Celebration
Findlay, Ohio

May 19, 2017
The Findlay Show, 30th Annual Armed Forces Day Celebration at Hancock County Fairgrounds, Findlay, OH. Sponsored by the Findlay Military Association, Ohio Motorpool, Buckeye Military Vehicle Collectors, and the Marlboro Volunteers. For more information visit: www.findlaymilitaryshow.org

Contact:
Name: Keith Kimmel
Email: kkkimmel@aol.com
Phone: (419) 721-4456