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The Hudson-Mohawk Section of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America
serves New York's Mohawk/Hudson Valley. A bit of our history.

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(Return to upcoming Events)   2016 Events Archive

Hudson-Mohawk Section of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America
  • Sat. Feb. 6 - Keeler 9th Annual Indoor Sidewalk Sale
    Come out of the cold and step into savings at the 9th Annual Keeler Motor Car Company Indoor Sidewalk Sale! Shop inside where it's warm, with hundreds of New, Pre-Owned and Certified Pre-Owned vehicles specially priced for this event! A wide selection of hand-selected Honda, MINI, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and smart vehicles will all be under one roof, all on sale for ONE DAY ONLY! It's all happening this Saturday, February 6th from 9:00am to 7:00pm in the Mercedes-Benz building at Keeler Motor Car Company!

  • Sat. Mar. 5 - 1:00 PM - Our first 2016 regional Meet and Greet at Shadows On The Hudson.
    Once again it is time for a mid-winter distraction to get out of the doldrums. Join us for a delightful lunch and comradery on Saturday March 5th at 1:00 PM. We will be gathering at Shadows On The Hudson for what has become our annual lunch get together. Werner Stiegler is our host. Please send Werner an email or call him at (845) 227-7426 and let him know how many you plan to bring so Shadows can reserve your seats. This again will be a great event to bring your fellow Benz owners who are not yet MBCA-HudMo members.
    Current expected lunch format is separate lunch tabs, with selections chosen from the lunch menu.

  • Wed. Apr. 6 - 7:30 PM - Lion King" fund raiser Proctors Theatre in Schnectady NY.
    Be Part of the Circle... See the Lion King - Join the Mercedes Benz Club Fund Raiser Event
    7:30 PM performance - Ticket price $75 per person. - Orchestra Seating
    Reservation deadline March 1, 2016

  • Sat. Apr. 23, 9:30 AM - Noon - Mercedes-Benz Club Tech Session at:
    Keeler Motor Car 1111 Troy-Schenectady Rd - Latham

    • Breakfast courtesy of Keeler Motor Car
    • Technical demonstrations - MB Master Technician Jay Hale
    • Q & A
    • 15% off any parts/accessory purchase
    • Door Prize drawing of MB Clock
    You can bring an associate or potential club member. This annual event is very informative and fun. You can learn some of your cars' hidden secrets, news of the latest Mercedes-Benz Technological advances, and ask questions about anything "BENZ" during the "Q&A". You will be able to re-connect with old friends and make some new ones.

  • Sat. Jun. 25 - Catskills Summer Rally
    Starting in the village of Tannersville, NY - 'the Painted Village in the Sky' at the Catskill Mountain Country Store & Restaurant, stopping at the Zadock Pratt Museum, and ending at Hammo's Brewpub & Lodge. View the flyer here.

  • Sat. Jul. 9 - Ann Lee Shaker Museum Car Show
    HudMo Mercedes-Benz Club has been invited to the Albany Shaker site July Craft Show and Cruise-In on Saturday, July 9th 10AM-4PM (rain date Sunday the 10th) off Heritage Lane by Albany Airport. Admission to the Craft Fair is FREE to Car Show Driver and Passengers. It is usually $4 per person. Cruise-In car show is by the former Ann Lee Nursing Home. Enjoy the craft fair, food stands, other cars in the show or take a guided tour of the Shaker Site including cemetery, barn and herb garden. And enjoy the beautiful grounds. The show is to benefit the Shaker Heritage Society and the Historic Shaker Site.
    CAR SHOW DRIVERS: Please use the back entrance to the Shaker site as the main entrance has too many speed bumps and rough road. (This entrance is accessible only when heading east on Albany Shaker Road/Dalessandro Blvd/ (Rt 155).) After the light for the airport entrance, turn right onto Meeting House Road. Look for the HudMo Mercedes Benz banner.

  • Aug. 3 - 6, 2016 - MBCA's StarFest 2016 nearby in Connecticut!
    Check the articles in the recent STAR magazines and page 2 of our Spring Newsletter.

  • Sat. Sep. 24 - 12:00 Noon - 5 PM Family Picnic at Cook Park Sharon Drive Pavilion - CANCELLED

  • Sep. 30-Oct 2 - Fall Car Rally In Lake Placid
    Run by Ron Tanner, this HudMo Fall Rally is a wonderful weekend of driving and fun! See the magnificent Adirondacks, drive in an exciting and fun rally and have wonderful dining experiences at the HudMo Fall Rally in Lake Placid!
    2016 Fall Tour and Rally September 30 to October 2, 2016
    Our host hotel is the Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza, the "Gem of the Adirondacks".
    Room rates vary by type and location of the room. A limited number of rooms have been blocked out for the Hudson-Mohawk Section MBCA. To book directly, call (518) 523-2556 and mention that you are attending the Mercedes-Benz event for best rates.
    Make reservations as soon-as possible as the cut-off date for the hotel is in early September!
    If you are an IHG Rewards Club member or a Priority Club member be sure to ask for your upgrade. You can, of course, use any alternative booking site.
    The cost per car for this event is $150.00 and must be attached to the registration form. This entry fee includes Friday's "Meet and Greet", bagged lunch for each registrant on Saturday, and dinner for two Saturday evening along with other expenses such as awards, raffle prizes and special table items.
    The tour leaves Saratoga Auto Museum at noon on Friday Sep. 30. We begin our fun tour to Lake Placid, N.Y. on roads less traveled. The scenery and foliage should be great, and this leg is a tour only with no challenging route directions or questions.
    We will arrive mid to late afternoon to give everyone a chance to visit downtown Lake Placid and prepare for Friday evening's "Meet and Greet" in the hotel's spectacular Great Room. There will be a cash bar with lots of finger food.
    On Saturday, we will leave mid-morning on the challenging rally along some of the Adirondack's most beautiful roads. At noon we will meet at a very special site to eat the bagged lunch you were given at the hotel. The afternoon leg is sure to be challenging. We will pass areas where you may want to drive your car to Whiteface's peak or explore the beautiful gorge. Keep your camera at the ready!
    Appropriate footwear is advised..
    We return to the hotel mid-afternoon allowing for some casual time and to prepare for the evening sit down dinner. A cash bar social hour will begin at 6:00 PM followed by dinner at 7:00 PM.

  • some Wednesday evenings...
    We will also be attending Leadfoot Lucy's car shows at Kohl's Plaza in Colonie on specified Wednesday evenings. Look for the dates on email notices.

  • Sat. Dec. 3 - Holiday Party at Albany Marriott - 189 Wolf Rd, Albany NY 12205
    6:00 - 9 PM - $55 per person
    Choice of entree, beverage, dessert, tax and gratuity
     • Grilled Fillet of Salmon with Lemon Dill Sauce
     • 8 Ounce Club Sirloin
     • Harvest Chicken &emdash; Grilled Chicken Breast topped with Caramelized onion and cranberry Demi Glaze
    Cash Bar
    Those wishing to avoid a late night return trip in possibly inclement weather, can stay the night at a special rate. Please make room reservations directly with the Marriott and request the special rate for Mercedes-Benz HudMo Holiday Party.

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