SHO Club 25th Annual Convention – Kalamazoo, Michigan July 17 – 20, 2017
We are back in Kalamazoo! There are many attractions in the area, plus a nice host hotel. We have the Gilmore Car Museum, Gingerman Raceway, US 131 Dragway, and Mike Nelson Microbrewery tour.
Plus, there are 14 Microbreweries in the Kalamazoo area:
and Firekeepers Casino:
2017 SHO Convention Hotel
Holiday Inn Kalamazoo West
2747 South 11th Street
Kalamazoo MI 49009
1-269-375-6000 (Make the reservation directly)
$89.00 Per Night
Rates are good for 7/16 thru 7/21 (Checkout Saturday 7/22)
Includes Free Breakfast for two people.
Use "Ford Taurus SHO Club", or better yet, the Block Code “FTS” for discount.
(This is a pre-schedule of events and might change before the Registration Form comes out)
SUNDAY 7/16/2017 (For those arriving early)
Dinner with Friends - Sunday evening
Golf with Ron Porter in the morning
Microbrewery Tour with Mike Nelson: Three stops, with dinner at the 2nd stop.
Car Show in the morning
Track Night in America at Gingerman Raceway: 3:00 – 9:00 PM
$125 for three sessions
Sign up directly with the SCCA at this site:
There are Rules & Regulations, and other info, under Need To Know. Note the 2005 M & SA helmets are still allowed. Make sure to check out the online Drivers meeting.
Here is the link for the Gingerman site:
Dinner will be in South Haven at one of the local restaurants
Earlier dinner for those not at the track
Later dinner after leaving Gingerman
Gilmore Car Museum and/or DNR-Echo Point Shooting Range and/or Go Karts
Depending on interest, we can go to the outdoor gun range. About 30 miles from the hotel, and obviously weather-dependent.
There are outdoor kart tracks in the area, or other activities, possibly weather dependent
DNR-Echo Point Shooting Range
Gilmore Car Museum
TBD - for activities/events during the day
Banquet at the Host Hotel
To be available shortly