Less than 50 days remain in 2020. Although the calendar indicates Autumn, many areas of the RROC Can-Am Prairie Region have already received significant snowfall. Can-Am Prairie Region members however do not 'hibernate' during the winter months. Updates to the "Events and Road Trips" calendar will continue as members get ready to flip the calendar to 2021. Check back often for updates.
CAN-AM PRAIRIE REGION EVENTS
CAN-AM MEMBERS ZOOM MEETING
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
The monthly Zoom meeting for members of the RROC Can-Am Prairie Region will take place on Wednesday, November 18th at 7:30pm. The only thing set in stone is the start time. RROC members bring the topics for discussion.
All Can-Am Prairie Region members will receive an access code for the Wednesday night Zoom meeting via email.
For more information on Can-Am Prairie Region events please contact.
If you live in Edmonton or surrounding regions: Gordon Craig (780) 886 - 5232
If you live in Calgary or surrounding regions: Dave Keith (403) 708 - 2123
Saskatchewan - TBA
Manitoba - TBA
Montana - TBA
PROPS & PISTONS
Red Deer, Alberta
Sunday, May 30, 2021
The Red Deer Regional Airport is hosting their Props & Pistons Show and Shine on May 30th. Due to the 2020 Coronavirus cancellation, the 2021 edition of the show is expected to be the biggest since its inaugural show held back in 2018. Cars, motorcycles and airplanes will be on display. This event is in support of the Red Deer Food Bank. Vehicle registration starts at 8:30am (donation to food bank). The show and shine runs from 10:00am - 3:00pm.
THE GRAND OPENING
>2021 opening TBA
Howard Lengert, longtime RROC Can-Am Prairie Region member, officially opens the doors to his Rolls-Royce and Bentley car museum in 2021. Due to Coronavirus the 2020 grand opening was cancelled. The museum is located on the grounds of the Leduc West Antique Society. The exterior of the museum is a tribute to the Hooper Coachbuilders building. Inside the museum is Canada's largest collection of Rolls-Royce and Bentley automobiles from the 1920's to the 1990's. Included in the collection are four Hooper Coach built cars. The LWAS is just 5 kilometers west of Leduc on Highway 39 and 1/4 kilometer north of Highway 39 on Range Road 260.
An official grand opening date for 2021 is expected to be announced sometime in January.
2021 RROC ANNUAL MEET
Lake George, New York
Wednesday, June 23 - Saturday, June 26, 2021
North America's largest gathering of Rolls-Royce and Bentley automobiles will be held at the at the "Queen of the American Lakes" in 2021. The 2021 RROC annual meet will be held at Lake George, New York from June 23rd - 26th. The Fort William Henry Hotel is ‘home base’ for the four-day event. A welcome dinner kicks off annual meet. Vehicle seminars, scenic driving tours of the Adirondacks and a visit to Fort Henry (1755 - 1758) are just some of the activities. A private 2 1/2 hour dinner cruise will also take place aboard the Lac du Saint Sacrement, the flagship of the Lake George Steamboat Company.
2021 CANADIAN FALL TOUR - VANCOUVER ISLAND
Victoria - Port Hardy, British Columbia
Friday, September 10 - Saturday, September 18, 2021
The British Columbia region of the Rolls-Royce and Bentley Owners Club is hosting a fall tour of Vancouver Island the middle of September. Tour organizers have planned out an incredible journey. Beautiful scenery which includes seascapes and mountain views are just some of the highlights of this automotive adventure. This journey will also feature whale and wilderness watching experiences.