Please contact Laurie Fromm at lauriefromm05@gmail.com for any event additions or corrections.   For questions about individual meets, please use the contact information for each event.

Due to the Corona Virus, many events may be cancelled or postponed.  Please contact the person listed with each event to make sure the event will take place. 

Updated: June 27, 2020                .

Sunday, June 28th

Western Reserve Annual Picnic

Hubbard, Ohio

The Nash friends have been invited to join this picnic again! Please bring a covered dish to share. Lunch will be about 1:00.

Sunday, July 12th

Conneaut Township Park Meet

Conneaut, OH

This meet is hosted by Ella Mayberry. Bring a dish to pass, lunch around 1:00.

Thursday, July 16th

CIC Board Meeting

Ontario, California

Dinner will be served about 6:30 or 7 with meeting to start at 7:30 pm at the home of Kay Spring’s, 1623 S. Magnolia Ave., Ontario, CA (Exit the 60 fwy. North on Mountain

Ave., to Francis St., turn left on Francis to Magnolia, turn right on Magnolia to 1623).  For additional details or information contact Kay (909) 460-0736.

Sunday, July 26th

Annual McWalter Family Meet

Lunenburg, Massachusetts

The McWalter family will be hosting a “socially distancing” meet. Per Massachusetts guildelines, the meet will be outdoors and we will need to maintain 6 ft apart. The meet will start at 11am. We ask that each person bring their own food, beverage, chair, and hand sanitizer as we won’t be able to share dishes. Please RSVP to Grace at gracemcwalter@aol.com or call 508-843-8510.

Sunday, August 2nd  EVENT CANCELLED

Cruising on the Main

Manchester, Connecticut

 

Friday – Sunday, August 7-9th

Bloomsburg Nationals Auto & Swap Meet

Danville, Pennsylvania

Special invitation is extended to Hudson and Studebaker autos to be featured in the Industrial Building for the weekend.  All cars, trucks and motorcycles of varying eras, make, model and style are come to the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds for this annual event.  Spectator gates open at 8 AM  Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until the festivities end.  Prices are $8.00 a day or $12.00 for weekend pass per person Friday and Saturday. Sunday is by donation at the gate. Children 12 and under are free. Supports local charities! Registration MUST be received before July 31, 2020.  For additional information, go to: http://bloomsburgnationals.com/2020-event-information.html. 

Sunday, August 16th              

46th Annual Meet of Southern IN/KY Chapter

Logansport, Indiana

Annual Meet will be held at Rick and Susan Crawley’s home, 6062 Logansport Road (old 24), Logansport, IN, Sunday, August 16, 2020, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM  Bring a dish to share, your Hudson or other collector car and lawn chairs. The Crawleys will provide the meat and drinks.  They will display all of their collector cars. We will have our annual election of Officers and a business meeting.  Crawley’s home is located 3 miles east of Logansport on old 24 (now Logansport Road), 8 miles west of Peru. There is a big yard, plenty of parking, shade and trailer parking. There are inexpensive hotels in the area.  If you arrive on Saturday evening, plan on meeting at Rick and Susan’s by 6:00 PM to travel to a nearby restaurant for dinner.  For more info call: Rick Home (574) 722-6413, Work (574) 753-5720 or cell (574) 721-6060.

Thursday – Sunday, August 20-23rd  EVENT CANCELLED 

The New Doc’s Meet

Winchester, Virginia

 

Saturday, September 5th

Marshville Heritage Festival

Wainfleet Village, Ontario (Canada)

The festival will be from 9:30 – 4pm at Heritage Village with 130 juried artisans from Ontario, lots of parking for trailers, free show with antique car. Close to USA border, good for New York Hudsons. This will also be the annual meeting of Ontario Chapter. www.marshvilleheritagefestival.ca.  For additional information, contact host Kim Barton ebarton3@cogeco.ca

Saturday, September 5th

10th Anniversary of QUÉBEC-NOUVELLE FRANCE-CANADA CHAPTER

Quebec, Canada

Come and celebrate 10 years of the first Canadian chapter in the HET Club and enjoy an all-day BBQ.  Remember Passport (or Enhanced License) is required to cross to Canada.  $25 Canadian or US (cash) for the BBQ. Please send cash to Gary Lynch, 34 Chemin du lac, Valcartier Village, Québec, Canada, G0A 4S0 before July 1st 2020. Hotel Accommodations at Valcartier Hotel (1 Km): https://www.valcartier.com/fr/hebergement/hotel.  For additional details or questions, contact Gary Lynch (418) 844-1787, email: Essexcanada@hotmail.com.

Friday – Sunday, September 7-9

Bloomsburg Nationals

Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

This year the meet will showcase the Hudson and Studebaker vehicles.  Owners with cars are invited to park cars inside one of the buildings with 24 hour security available at NO CHARGE; you will receive 2 wristbands.  Weekend wristbands are $12 / $8 per day for adults, children under 12 are free. All proceeds go to Camp Victory for Children, Ronald McDonald House, Children's Dyslexia Center of Susquehanna Valley, and EOS Therapeutic Riding Center of Bloomsburg Pa. Check Website for registration form and additional details: https://bloomsburgnationals.com/index.html

Friday – Saturday, September 11-12th

64th Annual Fall Meet of the Mid-Tenn Region of the AACA

Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee

The Mid Tenn AACA Region invites the Mid South HET and all Hudson owners to attend the 64th annual meet in this historical location. The Hudson's will be parked together for this meet. Red Boiling Springs was a tourist location from the late 1890's to the 1930's because of their hot baths. They still have 3 hotels operating. On Saturday is the car show and auto flee market is open both days. Red Boiling Springs is located in Northern Middle Tenn.

Directions: from Lafayette, TN take Highway 52 about 15 miles east. Will see sign for the town, turn left at bottom of hill turn right. Meet short drive on the left. If coming from the South take I 65 north to I 840 go towards east to Lebanon, TN then Hwy 231 north to Hwy 25 ,go thru Hartsville and go north on Hwy 10 to Lafayette  turn right On Hwy 52 see above, you are almost there. Rugby, TN is not far away, was started in1860 by an English Gentleman but lasted just a few years. The have a number buildings restored one a library with original books from the 1860's Info: jerrymiller1234@icloud.com.

Friday – Saturday, September 18-19th

Creasy’s 45th Annual Meet

Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

Come one, come all to beautiful Bloomsburg, PA for the Creasy Family Meet as they welcome once again all of their dear Hudson friends to spend the weekend.  Enjoy friendship, conversation, the local area and all things HUDSON!  Nelson, Caroline, Larry and Linda have been hosting this meeting for 44 years and every year is better than the preceding one!  If you have never made the trip, you should make the time to spend a wonderful relaxing weekend in Bloomsburg with your Hudson friends.  The weekend is centered at the Creasy Garage. Host hotel- Caroline will reserve 25 rooms: Quality Inn, 189 Columbia Mall Dr, Bloomsburg, PA 17815  (570) 387-0490

Schedule:

Thursday - Dinner at Perkins

Friday - Trip for guys to Doc Skells Barn; Ladies – painting & pizza party; Dinner at Creasy’s Garage

Saturday – Lunch at garage; afternoon tours available (Bill’s Museum, Wine and gift Shops); dinner at VFW.  Call Linda Creasy (570) 784-2868 or Caroline Creasy (570) 784-1806

Friday – Saturday, September 18-19th

Hudsons in the Heartland

Townsend, Tennessee

Hosted by the Smoky Mountain Heartland Chapter at Talley Ho Inn, 8314 TN-73, Townsend TN ; phone (865)448-2465  Call for Hudson rates, Basic room, 1 queen $94 night Deluxe rooms $119 night.

Come relax and enjoy the breathtaking Smoky Mountains in Townsend TN for our second year in this fantastic new location! Now on the quiet side of the Smokies, minutes away from the Smoky Mountain National Park, Cade’s Cove scenic loop, and plenty of parking for cars, trucks and trailers.   Adventure seekers can enjoy a short scenic drive over the mountains to Gatlinburg & Pigeon Forge for all the famous tourist attractions.   The Talley Ho Inn hosts many car and motorcycle clubs throughout the year, and offer a great venue for our group.  Events include cookout at the meet, Friday night Bonfire, swap meet, driving tour, Low Country Boil, and Orphan car show on Saturday.  Look for the registration and more details in the WTN

For additional details or questions, contact Matt Faust (865) 567-2493 or Jim Payne (214) 538-6702. 

Friday – Sunday, September 18-20th

Joint Meet with Northwest and Gem State Chapters in Canada

Osoyoos, British Columbia

Meet to be held at the Best Western Plus Sunrise Inn Hotel, Phone (250) 495-4000 or (877) 878-2200, email bestwesternosoyoos.com.  Contact person Millie general manager if you have a problem booking your reservation.

Room Rates  Standard 2 Queen Beds $119.00 plus taxes   (10 rooms reserved)
                       King 1 Bed $129.00 plus taxes    (5 rooms reserved)
                       King Suite 2 queen beds$139.00 plus tax (1 room reserved)

These prices will only be held till JULY 18th 2020 and then they are released.  Mention HET CLUB when making reservations for the above prices.  Please make your reservations early to be only held with a credit card - no charges till you check in. When booking so early cancellation with the hotel.  Suite has been booked the suite but you would like a suite contact hotel and talk to Millie (general manager). This is a busy tourist area of BC even September. There is an indoor pool and a hot tub.  Breakfast is included at no charge.

Schedule for the weekend -

Friday September 18
arrive, get acquainted dinner location TBD

Saturday September 19
10:00 to visit Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad
12:00 tour to Adega Winery for a tour, tasting and lunch at the winery
6:00 Dinner at the Campo Marina (Italian Restaurant)        

Sunday September 20
Breakfast and departure OR if you want to stay another day on Sunday we have booked 3 days for rooms rates.  Activities will be on your own. 

RSVP by July 1st to Darleen or Mark phone (250) 860-2901 or email darleen2@telus.net

Saturday, September 19th

Orange Blossom Meet

Plant City Florida

Meet at Buddy Freddie's 2 pm for lunch and short business meeting at I-4 exit 19 1101 Gold Finch Drive Plant City, FL 33563. Cruise to Plant City Cruise In for those that wish.

Saturday, October 3rd

Southern Indiana/Kentucky Joint Meet with the Model As

Bloomington, Indiana

The Southern Indiana /Kentucky Chapter invites you to its Fall Meet on Saturday, October 3, 2020 in Bloomington, Indiana at the home of Marcia and Tim Lloyd, 3150 High Point Lane, Bloomington, IN  47401-9605.   Scenic Bloomington is home to Indiana University and is located 50 miles south of Indianapolis.  The fall colors will be beautiful.

Come any time after 10:00AM EDST to Tim and Marcia's house for a noon lunch, tire kicking, visiting and a short Business meeting. Tim and Marcia have a very large garage and ample parking.  Please bring your Hudson, a dish to share and your lawn chairs. The hosts will provide drinks and barbequed pork and chicken.  Lunch will be served at 12 noon.  This year’s meet will again coincide with the Lloyd’s neighbors Ed and Mary Dathe’s Model A Meet, so join us as the entire neighborhood will be full of collector cars! 

Please feel free to contact Tim Lloyd for directions or help finding lodging.

Home number (812) 334-2430 Tim's cell (812) 369-8293

Saturday - Sunday, October 10-11th EVENT PARTIALLY CANCELLED
Hudson Events at Hershey
Hershey & Carlisle, Pennsylvania
The AACA has cancelled the annual Hershey flea market and car corral because of the coronavirus pandemic.  It may, however, hold the annual Saturday car show, depending upon the pandemic's status as October approaches.  A decision will be made later in the year. The status of the Hudson events in nearby Carlisle will depend upon that decision. For more info and updates, go to www.cbc.hetclub.org/ and click on "Breaking News" at top of page.  Or contact Jon Battle, (540) 364-1770, detailed@verizon.net

Friday - Monday, November 6-9th (New Zealand Dates)

New Zealand Chapter Rally

Kaikoura, New Zealand

·         Friday - Noggin and Natter gathering will be held at Donegal House at 6pm

·         Saturday - 10am leave for a leisurely rally

o   Classic car museum

o   Lunch stop at South Bay, bring your own picnic lunch

o   Short run to visit a very modern rotary milking shed. 

o   Back to Donegal House for the “Thermette Challenge” in the carpark.

o   Dinner at Donegal House around 6pm for drinks, dinner will be at 7pm

·         Sunday - AGM will start at 10am at Donegal House followed by luncheon

·         Monday - Whale Watch at 10am, this is a 3.5hr round trip. We all need to be at the office, Whaleway Station Road, Kaikoura at 10am.

For questions or additional information contact Tony & Lynnette Mallard 64-3-385-8226 or email: huddy8@xtra.co.nz.

Saturday, November 14th 

Annual Business and Planning Meet

Lilburn, Georgia

With the long time venue in Canton, GA having closed down; the 2019 Business and Planning Meet was held at the Smokin’ Gold BBQ (formerly located in Dahlonega), at their new location in Lilburn, and will return there this year.  Great BBQ and a suitable venue for the annual election of officers and planning of next year’s meets. For additional information or questions contact Rick Kamen (404) 314-8910

Saturday, December 5th

Dixie Chapter Christmas Meet

Sandy Springs, Georgia

The Christmas celebration will once again be held at The Little Round Building in Hammond Park.  The traditional decorations will include festive garlands and Hudson hubcaps, and the chapter will provide lunch.  In 2019 there was a record turnout of members and Hudsons, hope to set a new record in 2020!  For additional information or questions contact Richard Low (404) 606-0958.