Life in the Motor Cities Gruppe

2016 Alden Michigan Sports Car Show

January 20, 2016

Overnight Gruppe Event Sunday August 14th 2016

Alden, MI Sports Car Show

Porsche is the Featured Marque


Just like the good old days, the Gruppe is hosting an overnight up north weekend this August! Friday we will drive to Alden, MI and check in at The Birchwood Inn. Friday night will be casual with dinner plans still in the making, but Saturday night will be a great time with dinner at the Hinz Hideaway Garage hosted by Gruppe members Dave and Mary Hinz. Sunday is the big day, the Sports Car Show in Alden.

Make reservations at The Birchwood Inn (view the website HERE), Friday August 12 and 13, 2016. 
The Birchwood Inn
7291 W.Lake Shore Dr.
Harbor Springs, MI   49740
You can go online or call 231/526-2151
Each couple will have to contact them for a reservation and pay for one full night in advance to hold the room. Please let Barb Skirmants know who is making a reservation so she can make arrangements for dinner on Saturday night at the Hinz Hideaway garage. The Gruppe will be in contact with the Alden Car show to make reservations for our cars to be included.
Contact Barb HERE
Below are some images from the Gruppe’s trip to the Alden show in 2008. We were warmly welcomed and had a terrific time. We look forward to this “old time” Gruppe event!






Gruppe Pot Luck Dinner

January 20, 2016

Motor Cities gruppe winter Pot Luck Dinner at Leon and Lulu,  Saturday February 13, 5 pm to 8 pm.

Please let Barb Skirmants know what dish you would like to bring, byob beer and wine please. You can contact Barb HERE

Leon and Lulu is located at 96 W 14 Mile Rd, Clawson, MI 48017

This has always been a terrific event and this year will be no different. We look forward to seeing everybody there!


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