The 2008 Schedule of Events!

Previous years Schedule of Events archive: 2005 / 2006 / 2007.


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Jan 12
Adopt-A-Highway and Monthly Lunch - This clean up event is the replacement for the event that got rained out in Dec.'07. As usual we will be meeting at the Rest Area near mile marker 182 on east bound I-10. Be there around 8:15 AM. Lunch afterward will be at Golden Corral. Mmmm, Bourban chicken!
Jan 19
Downtown Historic Casa Grande Car Show. Some AZ-D members will be in attendance. Registration form is in the Yahoogroup Files section.
Feb 9
Monthly Lunch and DCS Planning Committee Metting @ 11:00 AM at Native New Yorker located at: 110 S. Val Vista Drive, Suite B-8-1, just south of Elliott.
Mar 1
Rob Grady Tech Event at Johnny's new garage! If you need parts from Rob order them from him in advance and he will ship them to Johnny's. If you need lift time, let us know and we will schedule you in. One hour time slots for car inspections have been scheduled and will start at 9:00 AM sharp. Contact Johnny for available times and details. Directions to Johnny's house are in the members' area.
Mar 2
Wheels of Britain Car Show - An AZ-D annual event. Be there early for a good spot. Gates open at 8:00AM. Cars need to remain on display until 2:30PM. Registration form is in the Yahoogroup Files section.
Mar 8
Adopt-A-Highway / Monthly Lunch - As usual we will be meeting at the Rest Area near mile marker 182 on east bound I-10. Please be there around 8:30 AM. Lunch afterward will be at Eva's Mexican Restaurant. Mmmm, fajitas!!
Mar 15
St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival - Please arrive by 8:00 AM. Contact Randal, or read the Yahoogroup posts, for more details!
Apr 12
Monthly Lunch and DCS Planning Committee Meeting - This month we will be at Brushfire Grill in Gilbert. DCS planning starts at 11:00AM. Brushfire  Grill is located on Power Rd., just south of the Loop 202 Freeway (Santan). Check out for menu and exact location.
Apr 26
Adopt-A-Highway - As usual we will be meeting at the Rest Area near mile marker 182 on east bound I-10. Please plan on being there around 8:30 AM. This will be the last one until after the heat of summer.
May 10
Business Meeting/Monthly Lunch/DCS Planning - Come one, come all, to the last official DCS meeting before the show takes place in Gettysburg! Ken Koncelik will be joining us and putting our minds at ease. We will be meeting at the Clubhouse (Richard & Kathy's house) at 1:00 PM for one of Richard's famous meals!
May 17
Cruisin Under the Stars Car Show - presented to AZ-D by our Car Show Director Bob Patz - this one sounds interesting.
DeLorean Car Show (DCS) in Gettysburg, PA. All of the details are on the official website.
Jun 14
Monthly Lunch - For those not attending DCS, there will be a lunch. This month it will be at Mimi's.
Jul 19
Better than a July 4th party, it's the July 19th Party at Tom's house in Coolidge! Watch his 110" movie screen! Swim in the pool! Slide down the rock slide! Play video games! Play air hockey! Play pinball! There will be no shortage of fun! This event will be in place of the monthly lunch.
Aug 9
Monthly DINNER - That's right, this month we will be having a monthly dinner instead of a lunch! It will be at The Elephant Bar Restaurant near the 101 in Scottsdale @ 7:00 PM. Please RSVP to the Yahoogroup poll.
Aug 23
Adopt-A-Highway - YES, this is the last clean-up event in our contract with ADOT! It is August, so we will be meeting earlier than usual. Please be there early enough so that we can actually start cleaning @ 7:00 AM. We should be done before it gets too hot out and we will go to brunch afterward right nearby in Casa Grande. If you haven't been to clean-up event before, now is the time to show your club spirit!
Monthly DINNER - D'Arcy McGee's Irish Pub & Restaurant @ 7:00 PM. It is located in the Tempe Marketplace in downtown Tempe! Steve is setting up special parking arrangements, so DRIVE your DeLorean!
Sep 26-28
DMC California Open House followed by the Cruisin' for a Cure Car Show in Costa Mesa, CA.
Oct 3-5
AZ-D will be meeting with Ken K. and Ken M. in Las Vegas to do our second major on-location planning event for DCS West 2009.
Monthly DINNER - Red Robin in Phoenix at Scottsdale Rd and the Loop 101 @ 7:00 PM. Be sure to RSVP to the Yahoogroup poll!
Nov 8
Monthly Lunch/Mini Tech event @ John's garage (The Bat Cave) in Tucson. If you need light work done to your car, please let John know. Also, be sure to RSVP to the Yahoogroup poll!
British Breakfast Car Run - Hosted by AZ-D! Let's get as many DeLoreans out there as we can to properly represent our marque to all of the other British car clubs. Meet at 32nd Street and Shea at 7:30 AM. We will leave at 8:00 AM sharp. The route we will be taking will last about 15-20  minutes or so and will end at a restaurant for breakfast. There should be around 35 other British cars in attendance!! Note: We had 5 DeLoreans in attendance!
Dec 6
Annual AZ-D Holiday Party. Hosted by Richard and Kathy at the Clubhouse in Stanfield. As always, this will be THE event of the year. We will be planning the events for the first half of 2009, and going over the past events from 2008. There will also be the infamous gift exchange, raffle prizes, trivia questions, and a special auction! Event starts around 1:00 PM. Lunch will be provided by the Federicos. Please bring a dessert. Also, don't forget to RSVP to the Yahoogroup poll!

For non AZ-D club related events, car shows, cruise-ins and the like, check out the Cruisin' Arizona Web site at for a comprehensive list of upcoming car culture related activities located throughout the state of Arizona. For regional events throughout the Southwest, check out the Desert Cruisers Web site at

DCS West Las Vegas 2009