English Motoring Club of Mississippi

Events

EMC 2022 Calendar

*EMC hosted events are posted in red.

January 15, 2022 - EMC 2021 Awards & 2022 Kick-Off / Florence MS - The EMC will be meeting At Barry’s Seafood at 11:30 am for our annual Business Meeting and Awards banquet.  Berry’s is located at 2942 US 49 in Florence, MS. We will be discussing future events for 2022.  Your input is welcome.  There are a few open dates for meeting places and we are always looking for someone to lead a drive along the roads less taken to some out of the way place for lunch. Additionally, there will be awards!  An award can be given to anyone for anything. Of course, there are the perpetual awards.  For those who have a perpetual award, we will see who gets them next.  The EMC's Eager Beaver will be looking for a new home so it's recommended that you are present to ensure The Beav goes to a deserving new home. So, make plans to join us for a good time of conversation, good food, and some fun.  Hope to see you all there. Details: John Turbeville (601) 940 – 5288, Charlie Durning (601) 668-7909.

February 19, 2022 – EMC Tech Session / Vicksburg MS  The EMC will start out 2022 with a tech visit to the garage of Pat and Barbara Cashman. Pat will check around for a project or two, we’ll eat some good food and share some time together. This party's always fun. Bring a dish and join the wrenching at 11:00am and lunch at 12:00pm. Details: Pat / Barbara Cashman (601) 630 - 7837 or (601) 831 - 0063.

March 12, 2022 – Friends of Raymond Car Show / Raymond MS - For 2022 the EMC will join up at the Friends of Raymond Car Show in lieu of our regular Tops Down gathering in Rocky Springs. The show will run from 7:00am until 1:00pm near the water tower in central Raymond. There is an entry fee of $10.00 in advance or $15.00 at the show. Perhaps EMC’ers will take a drive afterwards to celebrate Tops Down. Those that would like to caravan down will depart the Jackson area for the Friends of Raymond Car Show from the Clinton MS Visitors Center (on the Natchez Trace) at 10:00am. Details: Bonnie Menapace (601) 259-5524.

March 26, 2022 – New Orleans British Car Day / New Orleans LA - Get your registration in early for the BMCNO British Car Day. The EMC will join the BMCNO in the celebration of British Car Day. The EMC hopes for a good member turn out to enjoy the celebration with our friends in Louisiana. Travelers from Jackson area can give me a ring. Watch their website for show details: www.bmcno.org. Travel plans with the EMC: Gene / Martha Johnston (601) 941 – 4892

April 22-23, 2022 – Natchez Euro Fest / Natchez MS – Ring leader extraordinaire Mike Marsh has put together an outing for lovers of everything automotive. Details: www.euro-fest.net / Mike Marsh (601) 946 – 1950.

April 22-23, 2022 - Brits on the Bay / Pensacola FL - For the 28th “2.0” annual show they’ll fill the field with friends, fun and automobiles. Make plans to attend a great weekend this time promised to be in the sun. The Friday night gathering is a do not miss so make plans early. Details: www.pbca1.com

April 22-24, 2022 – MG GOF South / Howey in the Hills FL – The largest and most important gathering of MGs and MG enthusiasts in the southeast. Live the MG Life on rolling backroads; in picturesque towns; with MG experts; at a world-class resort; among life-long MG friends. Details: https://www.gofsouth.org

June 6-10, 2022 – NAMGAR GT-47 / Colorado Springs CO – If you are into extended driving in your MGA join this group of drivers/riders for the 2022 Gathering of the Faithful. Just a hop and skip up the road and you’ll be glad you made the trip for the 47th annual national gathering. Details; https://namgar.com

June 18, 2022 – EMC Tech Session / Brandon MS - If our Tech Guru calls for a tech session you know it'll be a real challenge. Join us to see the answer to whatever puzzle Keith has up his sleeve. Wrenching starts at 11:00am and lunch starts at 12:00pm. Details: Keith / Pat Anderson (601) - 829 - 2573.

June 19 – 23, 2022 – NAMGBR 2022 The Next Generation / Peterborough Ontario – Make plans to attend the 2022 North American MGB Registers annual gathering. For 2022 it will be held in Peterborough, Ontario. If you’re follower of the marque and you’ve not made a NAMGBR event this is the upcoming event for you. Make plans early. Details: https://mgtoronto.com/mg2022

June 20 – 24, 2022 –Triumph Register of America National Meet / Gettysburg PA - A bit of a ride for those from the Deep South however if you’ve never made a national TR event make your plans early. and happen to be in the area drop in.  The TR always fills the calendar with events during their annual meet. Make plans early. Details: http://triumphregister.com

July 16, 2022 – EMC Lotus Weekend / Braxton MS - I’m sure we'll find some interesting roads on our way down to the beautiful burg of Braxton. Come and join the drive and the visit with Mike and Alice. Bring a dish and enjoy lazing on a sunny afternoon in the summertime with the EMC. Lunch starts at 12:00pm. Details: Mike / Alice Glore (504) 231 – 5801.

August 20, 2022 – EMC Garage and Food Tour / Brandon MS – The Bailey family throws a great party in lead up to the EMC show. Come on out and see what has added or improved on for 2021. Always lots to see and do along with a great meal what else can you ask for. This will be the pre-Brits on the Bluffs gathering so bring along a dish and enjoy the fun. Gathering starts at 11:00am. Lunch starts as 12:00pm. Details: Jo Ann Bailey (601) 992 – 8566.

August 29 – September 1, 2022 – Vintage Triumph Register North American Challenge / Galena IL – If you’re looking for a national convention to attend this one is a bit closer to home. Tech sessions, venders and autocrossing along with all sorts of other fun. Details: https://vintagetriumphregister.org

September (date varies, usually in September), 2022 - Brits in the Ozarks / Fayetteville AR - Still looking for excuses for a mountain drive? Here's another chance to see the Ozarks in all of their colors and have a car show at the end of your drive. The 19th Annual Brits in the Ozarks will be there waiting for you. Details: www.britishironnwa.org

September 9 - 10, 2022 – Shoals British Car Show / Rogersville AL - If you haven't had the pleasure of visiting the Shoals British Car Show at Joe Wheeler State Park in Rogersville AL you should. This will be their 24th annual event. It's a laid back gathering on the banks of Wheeler Lake. Everything including rooms, meals and Friday night’s reception are within walking distance. Details:www.shoalsbritishcars.org.

September 16-17, 2022 – EMC Brits on the Bluff / Natchez MS – We have the promise of a perfect weekend for the 25th Annual BotB. Join us for the Friday night reception and spend Saturday with us overlooking the Mississippi River. Click HERE for 2022 information and the printable registration form. Details: John Turbeville (601) 940 – 5288, Gene Johnston (601) 941 – 4892.

September 30 - October 1, 2022 – Renaissance Euro Fest Car Show / Ridgeland MS – Come to Ridgeland Mississippi and enjoy the 14th Annual Renaissance Car Fest. The 2021 event was one to remember. Lots of participation from EMC members as well as friends from surrounding clubs will be the order again for 2022. When posted get your entry in early and make plans to attend. You’ll see cars that you don’t get a chance to enjoy often and in the surroundings of the Renaissance. It’s just magnificent. Details: www.euro-fest.net Mike Marsh (601) 946 – 1950.

October (check for dates, usually the second weekend), 2022 - Brits at the Parthenon / Nashville TN - If you’re looking for a nice drive up the Natchez Trace there's no better reason than to attend the 26th Annual Nashville British Car Club Show. Lots to do including taking in the Lane Museum of Cars while in town. A reception is held on Friday evening and the shows on Saturday. Details: www.nashvillebritishcarclub.org.

October 21 -22, 2022 – Scarecrow Cruise & Car Show / Location to be updated – Looking for a great weekend auto activity? This local show is in its 17th year and sponsored by the Mississippi Classic Cruisers. For show registration and scheduling check out their web-site at www.MSClassicCruisers.com. If you’d like to park in the Little British Car area contact Keith Anderson. Details: Keith Anderson (601) - 829 – 2573.

October 21 - 22, 2022 – South Alabama British Car Festival / Fairhope AL - It’s a nice drive down to the fair community of Fairhope AL so join the caravan to the lovely city by Mobile Bay. The Friday night meet and greet is always fun and the food is fantastic. Join EMC members to drive and celebrate this show in its 31th year! Details: www.sabcc.org.

November 5, 2022 – EMC Tech Session / Ridgeland MS - We’ll have the chili on the stove and a wrench ready for stirring. We’ll put together a project or two or perhaps take one apart. Hope you can make the final tech session of 2020. The garage opens early and lunch starts at 12:00pm. Details: Gene / Martha Johnston (601) 941 – 4892.

December 3, 2022 – EMC / DSARC Christmas Party / Clinton MS – The EMC has been invited to the home of Will and Jennifer Duncan for the year end 2022 Christmas Party. Make plans to join us to wind down 2022 with the EMCs year end gathering. Details: Will / Jennifer Duncan JenniferLongmireDuncan@outlook.com.

*EMC hosted events are posted in red.