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The Lake Erie Region of the
Antique Automobile Club of America

Club Activities

2018 Schedule of Events

The Lake Erie Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America meets monthly, usually on the second Sunday of the month.  
All members are welcome and encouraged to participate in these activities. 
 Details are available through the monthly Sidelight newsletter and this website.  
Individuals interested in joining in the activities or hosting activities should contact any board member or the host of the event.

Activity Date Event
August 12

Summer Mystery Tour
Host: Al Forster & Ron Billo
Tour: Are you ready for something different & entertaining? Join us for the August Mystery Tour. Al Forster & Ron Billo have planned a fun and relaxing day tour. The mystery is what makes this more fun, do not ask too many questions in advance.
The tour will leave the Southgate Plaza at 10:30 am, there will be two pleasing stops, followed by a buffet meal at the end of the tour. (Gluten free and vegan choices will be available, so please note this request on your reservation.
The Tour route will encompass more than 50 miles and less than 70 miles of scenic Western New York roads. The fun of this tour will be enhanced with us driving our 1993 and older vehicles. Improve your comfort by putting a lawn chair in your car.
Due to the capacity of the sites we are visiting, the tour will be limited to 60 participants.
Cost: $23 for club members, $28 for guests.
Reservations: Must be made by Friday, August 3. Make checks payable to Lake Erie Region AACA and mail them to Al Forster, PO Box 776, East Amherst, NY 14051.
Note: Include the cell phone number that you will have with you on the tour day.
Non tour questions: Contact Al Forster at 716 636-1513

September 15 and 16 September Overnighter
John & Elaine Haid
Here are some of the highlights:
Meet at Wegmans, 4960 Transit, Road, Depew at 8:00 am. Tour will depart promptly at 8:30 am. We will travel country roads through Elma, Marilla, Warsaw, Mt. Morris, Dansville to the Curtiss Museum in Hammondsport, NY. There will be a lunch stop in Arkport. After lunch, a tour is planned though this amazing museum.
Hammondsport will be hosting "Wings & Wheels" on Saturday. Members & guests have the option to view the classic air craft fly over and car show. shuttle service will be provided from the Curtiss Museum at no charge.  Saturday evening dinner will be at 5:00 pm at Restaurant 209 in Bath, a very short drive from the htoel. We have a private dining area with entree choices of beef, chicken and salmon.
Lodging: The Microtel Inn & Suites, 370 West Morris Street, Bath, 14810, will be our overnight stay. call 607-776-5333 and contact Josh Tompkins. Room rate is $126 plus tax. The rooms are reserved under "Lake Erie Region Antique Car Club.  
We will meet at 9:00 am in Bath for breakfast, Our group will park in the community park directly across the street from the restaurant. Then we will fravelback to Hammondsport for a guided tour of the "Finger Lakes Boating Museum" and "Pleasant Valley Wine Company". We have designated parking and will be shuttled to the wine company. After the winery tour, a catered lunch will be served at the boat museum (cost of this is included in the registration fee). There are a number of other wineries and attractions in the area that members & guests can enjoy the remainder of the day.
Cost: $30 members / $40 non-members
Must be make by September 5th. Checks should be payable to Lake Erie Region AACA.and mailed to John & Elaine Haid, 13 Crownland Circle, West Seneca, NY 14224. 
For More Info:
Call John & Elaine at 716-674-7351 or email: haidjohn@gmail.com
October 14 Fall Foliage Tour
Chuck Facklam
November 11 Memorabilia Exhibit Night
Cliff Schultz
Cliff will host a memorabilia and collectable exhibit night where everyone can display and discuss their collections and hobbies. Tables will be arranged around the outside of the room to set up to exhibit on. 
Location: Polish Falcon's, 445 Columbia Avenue, Depew, NY 
Time: 7:00 pm
Refreshments will be served after the meeting.
December 2 Christmas Party
Lynelle Schloerb & Darlene Powers
Location: Polish Falcon's, 445 Columbia Avenue, Depew, NY 
Time: 7:00 pm
January 26 Annual Officers Installation Banquet
Hosts: Mary Beth Facklam & Sue Yearke
Theme: Western
 Please Note - Event Dates are subject to change.