Schedule of Events
Friday, August 2, 2024
5:00pm - 9:00 pm
First Friday Car Show in Downtown South Bend.
This will be an opportunity to share our cars with the general public.
Saturday August 3, 2024
8:00am to 10:00 am
Cars and Coffee
The Studebaker National Museum/The History Museum
Here we will join other classic cars enthusiasts in displaying our cars.
10:00am - TBD
The Studebaker National Museum and The History Museum
Visit the Studebaker National Museum follow the history of Studebaker Company from the modest beginnings of the blacksmith shop to carriages, to some of the world's most iconic automobiles. The Museum is also home to the largest Presidental Carriage Collection in the nation. Next visit the History Museum at your own pace. You can then visit the 38 room Oliver Mansion which is directly behind the Museum. This will provide a glimpse into what family life was like in the 1900's.
We have secured a group rate of $10.00/person which covers both of these museums and the Mansion.
South Bend Chocolate Factory Tour/ Indiana Dinosaur Museum
After your visits to these Museum, you will drive to the South Bend Chocolate Factory /Indiana Dinosaur Museum for tours oand visits to these Museums. Here is your chance to see how chocolate is made and have an opportunity to buy some of the sweet treats. Next door is the soon to be open Indiana Dinosaur Museum. Along with dinosaur fossils, it will operate on a "zoo-seum" concept that includes live animals and other interactive exhibits.
Again there is an admission charge of $TBD
Guided Walking Tour of Notre Dame Campus
TBD time - Location
Meet for guided walking tour of Notre Dame Campus. This hour long walking tour will highlight a number of the buildings and sights on the Notre Dame Campus. Depending on the number of people who pre-register for this tour we may need to break the group up into two smaller groups. We will announce the starting times for these tours in the future.
We will include this tour in your initial registration fee.
Following a day of car shows and museum visits we will gather for a drive to a local restaurant for dinner if you would like to join in.
Sunday, August 4, 2024
The RV/MF Hall of Fame and Museum.
Make your way to Elkhart for this special visit . See the history of Recreational Vehicle and Manufactured Housing units. See the. Beginning with the Covered Wagon, then making stops in the 30's, 50's, 70's and 80's, each providing a stepping stones in the industry. Also included are three fully furnished manufactured homes and a look into the final frontier as you exit through an MH colonization on the red planet.
Once again we have secured a group rate of $15.00/person
Some of you may want to drive your Micro/Mini Cars to this museum. There is plenty of parking. If you prefer you can trailer your cars as well.