Here for PICTURES of several of our more recent events
Treffen 2008 - more pictures and video
Lode VW Club's 7th Annual Show Results & Pictures Here
Mother Lode VW Club's 2004 Canned Food DRIVE!
Mother Lode VW Club's 3rd Annual Show
Mother Lode VW Club's 2nd Annual Show
Mother Lode VW Club's 1st Annual Show
2014 Shows &
a comprehensive list of Volkswagen shows
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March 9th, 2014
11th Annual "Sonntag Treffen"
(Annual Spring VW Get Together)
by the Mother Lode Volkswagen Club
VW fans and valley VW clubs are invited to join us at the Black
Bart Playhouse parking lot in historic downtown Murphys
580 S. Algiers Rd., Murphys, CA 95247
This event is free and open to the public!
FOR EVENT FLYER
10 am to 2 pm
Bring your VW, stuff to swap, easy-up awnings, sand chairs and an
No cost to attend or swap
Rain or Shine!
is an opportunity for local VW clubs and individuals to network,
discuss upcoming events, promote our clubs to the public and just
enjoy the spring with friends.
There will be a raffle, which will end with a 50/50 raffle. The
grand raffle prize is a:
1350 watt GENERATOR
Raffle proceeds will go to Visiting Nurses
Association/Hospice, which serves the tri-county area. For more
information email firstname.lastname@example.org
THIS IS NOT A JUDGED SHOW
Things to do and visit in Murphys:
through downtown Murphys where old structures have been
carefully preserved and you can revisit the Gold Rush era–
fun for the kids!
some of the many wineries right in Murphys
Cavern and Mercer Caverns are just minutes away by car
Time Shops & Restaurants
for crawdads in the stream at Murphys Park, & enjoy the
from Oakdale area on Highway 108:
northeast to Sonora. When you reach the stop light in Sonora, turn
left (north) onto Highway 49. Go through Sonora and
continue into Angels Camp. Turn
right at the stop light onto Murphys Grade Road. Follow this road
into Murphys. When you get into town, the Murphys Hotel will be on
your right. Take the first street past the hotel, to the right.
This is Algiers Street.
The park and parking lot will be down Algiers just a bit further.
from Stockton area on Highway 4 east:
on Highway 4 until you reach Angels Camp. Turn right onto Highway
49 (this is also Main Street) and take a left at the next stop
light. This is Murphys Grade Road. Follow this road into Murphys.
When you get into town, the Murphys Hotel will be on your right.
Take the first street past the hotel, to the right. This is
Algiers Street. The
park and parking lot will be down Algiers just a bit further.
to see you there!
Mother Lode VW Show & Swap Meet
Utica Park, Angels Camp, California
The Mother Lode
would love to again invite everyone to the beautiful Mother Lode.
Utica Park is lined with large, shady trees and has a terrific
playground for the kids. Bring the whole family!
There is no
pre-registration for car show or swap meet participants. First
come, first served. Show cars will be parked on the grass in the
park. Swap meet booths will be located in the parking lot, so you
are encouraged to bring something to shade you from the sun.
GATES OPEN AT
The day includes:
- Swap Meet
- Engine Blow!
- Coloring Contest
for the kids
- Food & VW
- Beer &
Beverage Booth (hosted by Tri-Dam Lions Club) Please no
VW Car Show (entries close at 10 a.m.)
- Raffle for lots
of good stuff!
FREE to the
Judged car show entries $20.00
Swap Meet space prices: $10.00 for 2 spaces, $10.00 for each
Awards: All entries
receive a dash plaque. Trophies will be given to all
first-through-second class winners (NOTE: this is a
participant-judged car show).
Ovals & Splits (stock & modified classes)
1958-67 Early Beetle (stock & modified classes)
1968-79 Late Beetle (stock & modified classes)
Convertible Beetle - All
Karmann Ghia (stock & modified classes)
1949-67 Type II (stock & modified classes)
1968 & newer Type II (stock & modified classes)
Type 3 & 4- All
Off-Road, Sandrail, Baja & Buggies - All
Thing (stock & modified classes)
To 1994 Watercooled Volkswagen (stock & modified classes)
1995 & newer Watercooled Volkswagen (stock & modified classes)
Daily Driver Volkswagen
Under Construction Volkswagen
vehicles must be Volkswagen-powered or bodied
No Porsches, no Audis, no exceptions. ***
We will have an excellent
raffle full of great items!
To Be Announced
Second Grand Prize is a complete MainLand SKATEBOARD
DONATE A CAN OF
FOOD AND GET A FREE RAFFLE TICKET! Anyone who donates a
canned food or non-perishable food item will receive a free raffle
ticket (one ticket per person). All food collected will be donated
to a local shelter.
The MLVW Club has
donated to many charities. These have included Santa's Express, the
American Cancer Society, the American Red Cross, Meals on Wheels, Visiting Nurses'
Association/Hospice, C.A.S.T., and the City of Angels Park and Recreation.
We would prefer the swap meet consist of VW-related items. You do
not have to pre-register to be in the swap meet, but space may
become limited. We will do our best to accommodate you.
Email us: email@example.com
or call/text 209/728-5242 for more information.
must be kept on a leash
Please no outside alcohol in Utica Park
Sorry, no overnight camping in Utica Park
Only Volkswagen-powered vehicles or vehicles with a Volkswagen
body will be
allowed in the show. No Porsches, no Audis, no exceptions.
THANK YOU TO OUR
Jim's Foreign Auto Repair of Pine Grove 209/296-2531
Jim's VW Repair of Lodi 209/366-1102
AutoSmith Automotive Paint & Repair 209/795-2269
Copello's Machining, Manufacturing & More 209/533-1111
O'Reilly Auto Parts, Angels Camp 209/736-6889
Round Table Pizza 209/736-0030
House of Ghia http://www.house-of-ghia.com/
Where is Angels
We are on Highway 49, south of Sacramento, and one hour east of
Stockton (off of Highway 4). We are located in Calaveras County,
between San Andreas and Sonora.
IN CALAVERAS COUNTY
you are interested in camping instead, New Melones Lake is about
15 minutes from Utica Park (south on Highway 49). They have
bathrooms and showers. For more information go to http://www.gloryholesports.com/about_new_melones_lake.htm
RV Park (in Angels Camp)
Camp RV & Camping Resort