Sunday, April 30 St. Patrick's Car Show, Smithtown, NY Around 30 cars attended this show which featured all makes and models, including a number of movie cars. We met at the Bethpage Federal Credit Union parking lot on Route 25 in Smithtown, leaving at 7:30 a.m. for the two minute drive to the show. (Photos)
Sunday, April 23 Dust Off Cruise, The Autoseum, Mineola, NY Just shy of 40 cars gathered for our cruise at Captree State Park and hung out with the normal crowd that gathers there every Sunday. We then fired up the ponies and headed onto Ocean Parkway, around the water tower and up the Meadowbrook to Mineola and The Autoseum. We met up with a few more members for a total of 44 cars attehnding. Andy Perillo, VP of the Autoseum told us about the museum and his long partnership with George Barris. We then toured the museum with the Munsters Dragula, The Monkeemobile, The Batmobile and more. Lunch was provided by the club and then Andy gave us a fabrication demo. If you missed it, you missed a great day! Thanks to Mary for setting it up. (Photos) (Video courtesy of Chis and Jeff Payne)
Saturday, March 25 Shop tour - Auto Kicks, Ronkonkoma, NY Board member Phil arranged a tour of a local restoration shop, Auto Kicks in Ronkonkoma. The shop provided bagels, coffee and doughnuts and then a tour of the facility followed by Q & A. Over 50 members attended this informative event. (Photos)
Saturday, March 18 Pole Position Raceway, Farmingdale, NY A group of members went kart racing at Pole Position. What a great time! We hope you can join us next time. (Photos)
Saturday, January 21st Post Holiday Dinner at Chateau La Mer, 854 South Wellwood Ave, Lindenhurst, NY The MSCLI Annual Post-Holiday Dinner was once again enjoyed by around 100 members and families. Great food, dancing and great company made it yet another fantastic night! (Photos)
Sunday, December 18th Toy Drive to Cohen Children's Hospital A group of MSCLI members cruised on a soggy day over to Cohen to deliver the great toys that we collected as a club. Thanks to all for the generous donations!
Monday, December 12th Business Meeting / Holiday Party Around 100 members and family gathered at the Knights of Columbus in Farmingdale for our annual holiday party. We enjoyed good company and good food. Don't miss this event next year! (Photos)
Saturday, November 26 Patchogue Holiday parade 11 cars decorated up for the holidays cruised in the Patchogue parade and then a group continued to dinner at The Brickhouse Brewery. What a great time! (Photos)
Sunday, September 25 AHRC Benefit Car Show We joined Mustang enthusiasts from the All American Mustang Club at their annual fundraiser to support AHRC Suffolk. It was a great day for a great show for a great cause! Thanks to all for attending.
Sunday, September 11th 10th annual show at Lucas Ford We returned to Lucas Ford on Hortons Lane in Southold for the 10th consecutive year. Howie Lucas has been a club member and show sponsor since MSCLI was formed in 2006 and we are extremely grateful for his continuing support. Thanks to Howie and everyone at Lucas Ford. (Photos)
September 2nd to 5th MCA 40th Anniversary Show, Indianapolis, Indiana Labor Day weekend will found MSCLI at historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway celebrating the Mustang Clug of America's 40th Anniversary.
Sunday, August 28th Mustang display at the Port Jefferson Village Center We returned to Port Jefferson for our annual Mustang display. It was a great day with a great turnout, both of cars and visitors! (Photos)
Sunday, August 7th Annual MSCLI BBQ, Bayport Aerodrome We returned for the third yeat to the Bayport Aerodrome for our annual BBQ. It was a great day with great food and all were able to enjoy all the antique airplanes, the historic landmark airfield and a great day with family and friends. (Photos)
July 22nd to 24th MCA National, Mustangs on the Niagra, Buffalo, New York A Nine MSCLI members cars headed to southwestern New York in search of MCA Gold. Dennis Healy headed up this trip for MSCLI. All eight judged cars came home with award! They were:
- Paul Rosina 1968 GT fastback silver
- John Dettori 1970 Boss 302 gold
- Ed Yaworski 2015 GT conv gold
- Scott Osher 2015 coupe gold
- Vic DeSantis 2015 coupe gold
- John Adams 2013 coupe gold
- Dennis Healy 1990 convertible gold
- Steve O'Hara 2007 coupe silver
Howard Kroplick's 1963 Mach III was Display Only and was a big hit. Click here to see a gallery of photos taken by John Clor.
Sunday, July 17th First Annual Show at Ramp Ford We visited Ramp Ford, 4869 Nesconset Highway, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776 for our first annual show. This was MSCLI's only judged show of the year. Over 140 cars registered to be judged, and including the judges and board members' cars, we had over 160 cars! Concession stand proceeds were donated to the Hope House Ministries, as well as a club donation. In addition our raffle raised money for the Carroll Shelby Foundation. (Photos) (Results)
Monday, July 4th Port Jefferson Independence Day parade We once again participated in the Port Jefferson 4th of July parade. 18 cars carried the MSCLI banner. Thanks to all for attending!
Saturday, June 25th Barret Jackson Collector Car Auction at Mohegan Sun A group of club members took a day trip up to the auction via the Orient Point ferry SeaJet. All had to make sure to sit on their hands and not flinch because so many great cars passed the block!
Sunday, June 12th Fourth Annual Show at Levittown Ford This year we kicked off our show season at Levittown Ford, 3195 Hempstead Turnpike, Levittown, NY 11756. We had great weather (finally!) which resulted in a record turnout. 100% of the proceeds from the food and drinks were given to the charity Sunrise Walks, as well as a $500 donation from the club. Thanks to GM Eric Rivera and the Levittown Ford staff for another great show! (Results)
Saturday, June 4th Michael Magro Foundation show, Westbury, NY A nice sized group cruised to this show chaired by fellow club member Tom Galati. The show was in support of the Michael Magro Foundation which provides financial support to the families of children suffering from ALS and cancer. Thanks for coming out to support this great cause!
Friday, May 27th Cruise to the Beach Hut, Meschutt Beach, Hampton Bays, NY We kicked off summer with a cruise to one of our favorite locations. As always, it was a fun time with cars, food and a live band. (Photos)
Saturday, May 14th Dust Off cruise Our new cruise director Mary Riley had a great day planned for us. 49 member cars cruised to Sagamore Hill to enjoy Teddy Roosevelt’s mansion and some lunch. The club supplied heroes, salads and soft drinks for lunch. Many toured the mansion. A great day! (Photos)
Monday, April 11th Steve Linden at our business meeting The Classic Car Doctor, Steve Linden, was the ever popular guest at our April meeting, answering all our questions about the collector car hobby. Thank you Steve!