Hudson-Mohawk Section of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America
- Sun. Mar 12 - 1:00 PM
- Cabin Fever Luncheon (Albany) at Hana Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar,
1620 Western Ave, Albany NY 12203.
- Sat. Mar. 18 - 1:00 PM
- Cabin Fever Luncheon (Poughkeepsie) at Shadows On The Hudson,
176 Rinaldi Blvd, Poughkeepsie NY 12601.
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 18th 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.
This again will be a great event to bring your fellow Benz owners who are not
yet MBCA-HudMo members.
Lunch format is separate lunch tabs, with selections chosen from the lunch menu.
- Sun. Mar 26 - 8:00 AM - 4 PM
Car Show Booth Capital
Dust-Off & Swap Meet,
Terry's Rte 50 Super Lot (opposite Morris Ford), 873 Saratoga Rd, Burnt Hills NY 12027.
- Fri. Apr. 14 - 7:30 PM
Carol King Musical "Beautiful"
at Proctors theater,
432 State St, Schenectady NY 12305.
Be Part of the Circle... see "Beautiful" -
Join the Mercedes Benz Club Fund Raiser Event
7:30 PM performance - Ticket price $75 per person.
- Sat. Apr. 29, 9:00 AM - Noon
- Mercedes-Benz Club Tech Session at:
Keeler Motor Car
1111 Troy-Schenectady Rd - Latham
Rick Walker, Keeler's Mercedes-Benz service shop foreman,
will show and discuss some of the latest MB technological innovations.
He will also talk about the best ways to prepare your vehicle for the summer and fall driving seasons.
Rick has asked "The DENT GUY" who was very popular last year to return.
At the end of the session Rick will answer your questions.
- Sat. May 20 - (Date changed) 11:00 AM
New Member Luncheon/Meeting at Albany Marriott,
189 Wolf Rd, Albany NY 12205.
Luncheon Buffet with Hors d'Oeuvres, Carving Station, Pasta Station, and Desert Table!
11:00 AM Registration, Photos with Cars, Car Talk and Cash Bar. Luncheon at Noon.
View the flier here.
- Sun. Jul. 16 - 1:00 PM - 7 PM Rain or Shine
A Germany American Picnic
View the flier.
- Wed. Aug. 9
Breakfast at Saratoga Race Track
- Wed. Aug. 16 - 5:30 PM
Leadfoot Lucy gathering at Kohl's Plaza, Central Ave, Albany NY
It will be a beautiful night to shine up your Benz to show it off, talk to other car enthusiasts,
and see 50 to 150 classic cars at the weekly event. HUDMO members will gather at 5:30 - 6:00 PM or later by our MBCA banner
to enjoy a relaxing summer evening of cars and camaraderie. Meet new friends or bring some of your own. It's all good.
- Sun. Sep. 10 - 11:00 AM
Family Picnic and Car Meet at John Boyd Thacher State Park
Please join us September 10 at beautiful John Boyd Thacher Park
outside of Albany for a family picnic and car meet. Bring family and friends!
Be sure to see the detailed description on the flier to learn why it may well be our best event ever!
Also there is our contact information to RSVP, and a form to submit if you are interested in the Panera box lunches that you may pre-order.
Otherwise bring your own picnic lunch. We will have some beverages, ice, and charcoal grilling fires for you.
There will be a casual car judging with awards in numerous traditional and fun categories.
The park is an amazing resource and has an exciting new visitors center.
We have reserved the best pavilion and picnic grounds for our exclusive use.
The area features spectacular views of the Capital District!
Arrive at 11:00 for photos with cars, car talk, a common lunch period.
Judging will commence at 1:00 PM with awards, announcements, raffles and surprises at 3:30 PM.
Please let Chuck know soon by text message, phone call, or e-mail message if you plan to attend so that we can plan accordingly.
If you wish to have Panera box lunches there for your meal, please complete the attached form and mail it to Chuck or Saundra
Griffin with your payment. But, if it is too late for mail when you determine that you are attending, just be sure to call to
let us know you that will be there and what lunches you wish - then you can pay when you get your lunch.
Please join us, this event won't be so special without you there!
View the flier and registration form
and submit with check by Sep. 5.
A few photos from Beautiful Car Show and Family Picnic at John Boyd Thacher Park:
(click any photo to open in a new window)
- Sat. Oct. 7 - 11:30 AM
Fall Car Rally
Rally will start at the Dinsmore Country Club 5371 Albany Post Rd.,
Staatsburg NY 12580, just a few miles south of Rhinebeck NY.
We begin in Dutchess County NY and work our way into Northeastern CT, all the time enjoying the outstanding Fall colors
as we travel the hill and horse country of this beautiful area of NY.
This event will have challenging questions and a route which you will also find will require your attention.
Register at 11:30 AM. First car off at Noon.
The Rally is a friendly competition where participating cars leave a starting point individually being directed to follow a
specific route to a predetermined finish point.... At which point everyone "Rallies".
Everyone is encouraged to drive slowly since the rally will be a nice drive through the country, over scenic back roads while
searching for answers to a number of questions along the way. Bring your camera.
Each participating car should have at minimum of a driver and a navigator. Friends and family are welcome to participate.
The Connecticut/Westchester Section
will join us for this Fall Rally which will take us through beautiful Dutchess County into Western Connecticut.
Rally Master: Ron Tanner.
A Rain or Shine event during the colorful Hudson Valley Fall Foliage Season!
- Sat. Dec. 2 - 5:30 PM
Holiday Party at Century House Conference Center,
997 New Loudon Road, Latham NY (Date and location changed!)
Cocktail hour commencing at 5:30, Dinner at 6:30 - $45 per person
Choice of Truffle Chicken or Mango Salmon. Dessert, Coffee/tea beverage included. Cash Bar.
Those wishing to avoid a late night return trip in possibly inclement weather can stay the night.
The $109 special rate must be reserved by Nov. 2, 2017. Past that, contact the hotel directly (518) 785-1857.
You can download the
Hud-Mo Holiday Dinner 2017 Flyer here.
- Wed. Dec. 6 - 7:30 PM Performance
at Proctors theater,
432 State St, Schenectady NY 12305.
Ticket price $60 per person. Orchestra Seating. Reservation deadline was to be received by October 30, 2017.
Tickets will be distributed at 6:45 the night of performance in Proctors' Lobby.