Garage Kept Motors

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

The next show: Orrin B. Hays' Fun Concours on Saturday July 26

10th Annual Mercedes-Benz Fun Concours & Euro Car Show

Saturday, July 26, 2014 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., rain or shine

Hosted by Orrin B. Hayes Mercedes-Benz, 543 W. Michigan Ave. in downtown Kalamazoo

   All European car owners and enthusiasts are invited to participate in this event featuring a display of Mercedes-Benz vehicles from the 1950s to current day models plus a special Mercedes-Benz exhibit of rare 1950s and 60s vehicles. All European cars are invited to compete for trophies.
   This is a low-stress, high-fun level day where each registrant serves as a judge to vote for the car of his/her choice in each category. Categories will be determined by type and year of manufacture. Awards will also be provided for “Most Unique” and “People’s Choice” selections. Vehicle registration & car placement is 9:00-10:30 a.m., Voting is from 10:30 a.m. —11:30 a.m.
   Lunch, refreshments, door prizes, commemorative 1oth anniversary T-shirts and trophies are provided courtesy of Orrin B. Hayes, Inc. 
   Please put this date on your calendar and reserve your space now. The first ten registrants will be entered into special prize drawing.
   Club membership is not required to display your vehicle and enjoy the day. You may join the Mercedes-Benz Club of America ($49/yr) by calling 800-637-2360, online or at the show. 
   To register ($10 for MBCA members; $15 non-members) or for more information, contact Paul Swope of the Western Michigan Section of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America, 269-382-5075 or

To see images from a previous show, click on the picture gallery link: