Eau Claire, Wis. –The Minnesota Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America is hosting its Spring Fling in Eau Claire, Wis., on April 24-25, 2015. Members will line their cars up at the Best Western Plus Trail Lodge Saturday morning and will travel through the Chippewa Valley making various stops along the way.
The Minnesota Region Spring Fling consists of eight local participating chapters each year, and is held in a selected host city in either Wisconsin or Minnesota. There will be a board meeting Friday night followed by the tour of various locations in the Chippewa Valley throughout the day Saturday. Cars are expected to start lining up in the Best Western Plus Trail Lodge parking lot at 8:30 a.m. before beginning their tour. The event will be a unique opportunity for area residents to see vintage cars from various manufactures and years. The event concludes with a banquet Saturday night at the host hotel.
The primary goal of the Spring Fling is to provide a social gathering for the club members to discuss antique cars and get a firsthand look at their comrades’ car collections. The event has an estimated economic impact of over $10,000 for the Eau Claire Area.
Visit Eau Claire is sending this press release courtesy of the Antique Automobile Club of America. Visit Eau Claire effectively markets the Eau Claire area as a destination for conventions, group tour, sporting events, and leisure markets; to promote regional economic growth; to enhance the area’s overall identity and image; to sell fun, promote fun, and most importantly – Have FUN!