Houston Mopar Connection Club:
Previous Activities Review

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Below are just a few of the previous fun Houston Mopar Connection Club activities in the years since the early 1990's!

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Archived Previous Houston Mopar Connection Club Events:

The 2000 Show and Race

The Mopar excitement was GREAT!

The Eleventh Annual Houston Mopar Show and Race
and the First AnnualNational Dakota Meet
took place September 23rd and 24th, 2000 at Houston Raceway Park.


The Nickens Brothers Racing Team showed up! Scott Geoffrion and Darrell Alderman were out testing the cars, and raced each other! They had a big trailer in the race sataging area and met with Mopar fans.

2000 flyer
We had over a $5000 Race purse and over 70 trophies in every category you can think of, including Dakota trucks!

The Houston Food Bank will benefit from a donation we will make to them from revenue generated at the Show ansd Race.
Check out the 2002 Show and Race pictures!



2001 Events



View pictures from the HMCC's 2001 Houston Mopar Show and Race at Houston Raceway Park!

HMCC donations made possible by the 2001 Show and Race


HMCC at AutoRama 2001

2002 Events:

The 2002 13th Annual Houston Mopar Show and Race at Houston Raceway Park was fantastic!
Thanks to all who helped make this event successful!

Pictures from the October 5 and 6, 2002 event are posted.[off-site pictures may go offline]


2003 Events


2004 Events

The H.M.C.C. at 2004 AutoRama [NOTE: This is an off-site link, so it may go offline.]

The 2004
Houston Mopar
Show and Race
was great!


2004 Houston Mopar Show and Race Show graphic on the front of the 2004 Show and Race T-shirt

2005

The All Mopar
Lone Star Shootout!

October 15 and 16, 2005

2006

Photos from Las Vegas 2006 Mopars At The Strip, courtesy of H.M.C.C. member Alex Tennyson.

2008



Thanks to all for your support!
Our 1st Annual Halloween Classic Car Show
held on October 25th was a huge success!
Mopar at Halloween Car Show!
Mopar at Halloween Car Show!Click Photo to See More Pictures!

2009

January 4 Lucky's Rod Run cruise to Bryan Texas             Lucky's Rod Run cruise to Bryan Texas

January 18 Blast from the Past Street Machines of Texas Charity Car Show

February 14 17th Annual Hill Country Vallentine's Tour.

April 25 The Annual Mopar Club's Picnic in Bastrop, TX.

October 24 2nd Annual Halloween Car Showwas GREAT! Almost 100 vehicles were entered and we had unbelievably nice weather. A good amount of money was raised for charity. THANKS for your support!  View pictures and details and see an additional 300 plus photos! -- Charities Acknowledge Support by Houston Mopar Connection Club's 2009 Halloween Car Show

December 13 The Houston Mopar Connection Club's 2009 Christmas Party at Hickory Hollow Restaurant.

2010

2011

March 12, 2011 - Allen Samuels Andrew Erickson Memorial Car Show
video and photos by James Thames


Channel 39 TV broadcast from their Anything That Rolls show coverage at The First Annual Andrew Erickson ALL MOPAR Memorial Car Show in Katy at Allen Samuels Dodge.

March 19, 2011 - Houston Mopar Club Members visit the Pleaseant Hill Winery and Brenham Municipal Airport
HMCC at Brenham 3-2011

April 23, 2011 - Annual Mopar Clubs Picnic in Bastrop Texas. Bastrop Mopar Picnic 2011 Photo courtesy of the San Antonio Mopar Club.

April 30, 2011 - HMCC Members at the 20th Annual (and final) Budweiser Brewery Car Show. Thanks to James Thames for the photos!

May 2, 2011 - HMCC Members at the Aeros and Auto's show. at Ellington Field. Thanks to James Thames for the photos! See lots more photos (all makes)

  • H.M.C.C.Picnic graphicMay 14 2011 HMCC Picnic at Deussen Park See Map. (.PDF)
  • May 21, 2011 - Club members and Mopars at the 1st Annual Houston Area Construction Industry Auto Show Thanks to James Thames for the photos!

    September 3, 2011 - Houston Mopar Club Members at the 27th Annual Southwest Mopar Mini-Nationals, help by the Dallas Mopar Club.

    HMCC at Sealy 2011

    Houston Mopar Connection Club at the 10/15/11 Lone Star Mopar Fest in Sealy, TX   View Video

    HMCC at Sealy 2011


    October 22, 2011 - Houston Mopar Connection Club's 4th Annual Halloween Classic Car Show!
          See a short video overview of the packed show parking lot!
    Charities Acknowledge Support by Houston Mopar Connection Club's 2011 Halloween Car Show!

    December 12, 2011 - Houston Mopar Connection Club members at the Christmas Toy Drive held at The Brickhouse Tavern on Highway 290 in Houston.
    Candace, Vickie, and Kody at DJ Table / Gary Jones with gift box / and Best of Show 1967 Camaro.

    HMCC at Christmas Toy Drive held December 12, 2011 at The Brickhouse Tavern

    2012

    May 19, 2012 The 2012 Houston Construction Industry Auto Show. Photos from H.M.C.C. member James Thames. See more photos at West Houston Muscle.

    May 12, 2012 Several club members attended the 2012 Aeros and Auto Show at Ellington Field.

    April 29, 2012 H.M.C.C. at the Offshore Technology Conference Car Show

    April 28, 2012 Annual Mopar Club's Picnic in Bastrop Texas

    March 17, 2012 HMCC at Brenham 4-2012
    Houston Mopar Connection Club Members in Brenham at the Open Cruise and Winery Tour to Brenham

    July 20, 2012 H.M.C.C. supports the aniMeals Charity.

    5th Annual Halloween Classic Car Show display Photos! October 20 - Houston Mopar Connection Club's
    5th Annual Halloween Classic Car Show!

    2013

    The 2013 Houston Mopar Connection Club's Christmas Party.

    Condolences from the Houston Mopar Connection Club to the family of Jerry Tomasello of the Blast from the Past Street Machines of Texas. Jerry passed away December 8, 2013.   R.I.P.  -- View Memorial Information.

    A Memorial Service was held for Daniel Jay McCauley, 62, of Cypress, Texas, Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 12:00 PM. at Lakewood Church in Houston, 3700 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77027. Dan was a former H.M.C.C. member who owned a Hemi 1965 Plymouth Satellite. Rest In Peace Dan. View Obituary

    pumpkin for Halloween   October 26 - The 6th Annual Halloween Classic Car Show was great!
    THANKS for your support to make the show a success and help charities: The Star of Hope, The DePelchin Children’s Center, The Houston Food Bank, USO, Harris County Sherriff Department Teddy Bear Program, and The Shriner's Burn Hospital.

    clapping hands  THANKS to the 2013 show sponsors and vendors.

    July 19 - Jim Poncik Car Cruise Dedication Night at Chick-Fil-A in Kemah: 20% of food sales from car enthusiasts during the event were donated to Saint Jude Children's Research HospitalView Photos

    On May 27, 2013 long-time Houston Mopar Connection Club Member Jim Poncik passed away peacefully with the family by his side.
    Rest in Peace, Jim.


    Read A Tribute: Jim's Last Night at Kemah Cruise Night
    A memorial Celebration of Life for Jim was held June 9.

    Jim at May 2013 HMCC picnic
    Read the Obituary.
    Jim with Waco Mopar Award in Mid-1990s

    March 17 - Show and shine at Outlaw Dave's Hot Rod Rodeo

    March 23 Tracee Sumrall Fundraiser-Hovas Hemi Hideout

    May 25, 2013 - H.M.C.C. 2013 Club Picnic

    2014

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    As seen in Mopar Collector's Guide magazine.

    January 12 -- Luckey's Rod Run



    In Memoriam February 2014 Mike Woody Woodward 2-25-14: Long-time Houston Mopar Connection Club member Mike Woody& Woodward passed away. Read Obituary

    Rest in peace Woody.

    A H.M.C.C. Members and Family celebration of life for Woody was held on March 9 at the monthly club meeting.

    In Memoriam March 2014: Our condolences to club member Matt Clark on the passing of his wife Jodie Karen Lowry-Clark Her journal is online for viewing.

    June 7 --  Houston Mopar Connection Club at Mac Haik Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

    September 22 --  Houston Mopar Connection Club Member Wins Best in Show

    October 4  -- Houston Mopar Connection Club Members attend The 13th Annual Autofest Open Car Show in Wallis Texas. [Thanks to James T. for photos.]

    Halloween Pumpkin The October 25, 2014 7th Annual Halloween Classic Car Show was GREAT! View photos taken at the show.

    The 2014 Annual Halloween Classic Car Showwas sponsored by Jones Hydraulic Service.

    As a result of the people who supported our 2014 Halloween Car Show and the club members who helped make the show happen, over $7,000 was donated to many non-profit organizations, including: the Houston Food Bank, Star of Hope, Shriner's Children's Hospital, Depelchin Children's Center, Harris County Sheriff's Reserve Teddy Bear / Easter Bunny program, Animeals, and the McPherson College Scholarship Fund.

    November 28 - 29 -- H.M.C.C. member's vehicles at AutoRama. [Click on graphic to enlarge once the new window opens.]
    Photos taken at the George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, during the 55th Annual O'Reilly Auto Parts AutoRama

    2015

    January 1 - In Memoriam -- Rest in Peace.

    Kenneth-Ray-Smerek obit pic Houston Mopar Connection Club member Kenneth Smerek passed away January 1, 2015.

    Read Kenneth Smerek's Obituary |  Sign Guestbook

    January 28 - Posted photos from a 2010 / 2011 calendar that featured club member's Mopars.

    March 14 - Houston Mopar Connection Club Tour to Pleasant Hill Winery

    April 4 - H.M.C.C. at "Some Bunny Loves Me" Charity Event

    May 9 - Benefit for H.M.C.C. Member Tuffy Weaver

    July 12 - Polish the Funeral Museum Vehicles Club Meeting

    June 6 - H.M.C.C. Show and Shine Meting at Mac Haik Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram

    October 24 - The 8th Annual Halloween Classic Car Show was rained out and held on March 12, 2016 as a combination Easter / Halloween show, or Easterween event.

    November 27 - H.M.C.C. at AutoRama

    December 6 - H.M.C.C. Christmas Party

    2016

    March 26 - H.M.C.C. at "Some Bunny Loves Me" Charity Event

    April 16 - H.M.C.C. Supports Morning Glory Ranch Charity

    April 29 - H.M.C.C. Supports The Star of Hope Women and Family Emergency Shelter

    May - H.M.C.C. Supports McPherson College Automotive Restoration

    June - H.M.C.C. Supports AniMeals and Shriner’s Hospitals for Children

    June - H.M.C.C. Supports the USO

    June 18 - Show and Shine Meeting at Mac Haik Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram

    July 10 - Polish the Funeral Museum Vehicles Club Meeting

    August 18 Service - In Memoriam -- Rest in Peace.

    Marvin Walton obit pic Guest book and obituary for former Houston Mopar Connection Club Treasurer Marvin Walton.

    October 22 - 9th Annual Halloween Classic Car Show

    November 24 - H.M.C.C. at AutoRama

    December 11 - H.M.C.C. Christmas Party 2016 Christmas party H.M.C.C.

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