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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-09-2015, 06:53 PM Thread Starter
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In Chicago till 18th Sept... any Automotive Museums/Shows/Meets in the area !?

Hi... visiting from London U.K., into Bikes & Vintage American Cars... any ideas where to visit... much appreciation in advance !! ?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-10-2015, 08:39 AM
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Welcome to Chicago! I'm pretty much a bike guy and not a car guy, so I googled up some info.

Try this page:
http://www.hemmings.com/calendar/?lo...Facet=Illinois

Downers Grove, Carpentersville, Palatine and Winfield are all suburbs of Chicago. Most are accessible via commuter rail (www.metrarail.com)

And this show in Burlington, which is about 1.5 hours (65 Mi from the downtown area) away, but you will need to have access to a car to get there.
http://www.drivechicago.com/carshows


Have a great visit

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Volo Auto Museum is about 50 miles northwest of Chicago

http://www.volocars.com/
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-11-2015, 04:41 PM
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car nights are usually summer events and now its fall, but there could be some still happening, Tuesday nights woodridge 75th and lemont rd small gathering much bigger in spring, Wednesday nights downtown lemont gets a good group of cars out, thursday is downers grove car night?
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