Akron is hosting the 2016 356 East Coast Holiday!
Wednesday, September 7 – Sunday, September 11, 2016
Host Hotel: Akron Hilton Hotel, 3180 W. Market Street 44433
Welcome Party: Firestone Country Club, Akron
Concours: Glenmoor Country Club, Canton
The team who brought you the Cleveland East Coast Holiday in 2010 is going to do it again, this time in Akron and Canton. We are excited about this and look forward to meeting you again!
Northeast Ohio is beautiful in September. Your weekend will offer you opportunities to drive some beautiful roads, take in wineries, Amish country, the Cuyahoga valley, as well as city sites in Akron and Canton.
It’s always about the cars and the people. This weekend will be full of cool stuff for everyone!
Check out the schedule:
One competitive event - Autocross on Thursday
Soap Box Derby adult cars on their track – on Thursday
A Tech Session Q&A Panel led by Chuck Stoddard. Don’t miss this – Friday morning!
Four (4) driving tours to choose from!
Welcome party at the Firestone Country Club
Street concours in downtown Hudson, shop & dinner on own
People’s choice concours at Glenmoor Country Club, led by Myron Vernis. The venue is beautiful, as are the cars. Don’t miss the special interest truly unique cars. And lunch will be a buffet inside the club house. No box lunch for you (car wash facilities will be available before and during the event!)
Literature and toy meet and swap meet, of course
Swing band to dance to, or at least tap your toes as part of the awards banquet
Hospitality – led by Janis Marthaller, famous for the 2010 hospitality suite in Cleveland, beautiful trophies, and more.
If you are a golfer, Firestone has offered special access to play the PGA course on Wednesday afternoon. And you can rent clubs if you don’t want to try and fit them in your 356. Let us know if you are interested on the registration form. Deadline for registering to golf at Firestone is June 1.
Come early and/or stay late to enjoy everything Northeast Ohio has to offer. The host hotel is first class, The Akron Hilton Hotel is located on Market Street very close to the beautiful and famous Stan Hwyet; house, garden, and concours site. The rooms are well appointed. Parking is free and secured. Trailer parking is across the street.
Register now. There is plenty of room. The more the merrier!
Chair and Registrar
Avoid the late fee. Register before August 1. Come play!