2018 ACBS Budget and Planning Meeting @ Wyndham O’Hare Hotel
Oct 27 – Oct 28 all-day

October Budget and Planning Meeting 10/27-10/28/2018 Chicago

Chicago has again been chosen for this meeting due to its central location and favorable travel options. The
Wyndham O’Hare Hotel in Rosemont, Il has also offered the best package combination of sleeping room rates
($119/night + tax and fees) and meeting/catering facilities charges. Call the hotel at 847-296-8866 to book your
room using “ACBS Board Meeting” as the code to get our rate. Our contact is Kayla Maldonado.

Breakfast Saturday and Sunday and lunch on Saturday are provided at ACBS expense to board members only.

Saturday evening Pizza party at ACBS expense to include board member companion.

  • Friday 10/26 – Executive Committee Mtg. 3:00PM – 5:00PM
  • Friday Evening – Group Dinner at board member expense, Gibson’s?
  • Saturday 10/27 – Full Board Meeting 8:30AM – 5:00PM
  • Saturday Evening – Pizza party, location TBD
  • Sunday 10/28 – Board Meeting 9:00AM – Noon (if necessary)
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concous d’Elgance @ Hilton Head Island
Nov 3 – Nov 4 all-day

Title: Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’ Elgance

Where: Hilton Head Island, Hilton Head, SC

Contact: Jerri Nowlen

Phone: (706)273-6495

Email: jnowlen@ellijay.com

2019 ACBS Winter Board Meeting @ Mission Inn
Mar 21 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

ACBS Winter Board Meeting held in conjunction with the Annual Sunnyland Festival.

The ACBS Board of Directors Meeting will be on Thursday (3/21/2019) of the Sunnyland Boat Show Festival taking place in Tavares, Florida on

March 21 – 24, 2019

24th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance @ Lakewood Yacht Club
May 4 – May 5 all-day


Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance is a weekend-long, nationally acclaimed classic car and vintage wooden boat show that takes place each spring at the Lakewood Yacht Club in beautiful Seabrook, Texas and attracts more than 15,000 attendees. Keels & Wheels welcomes approximately 200 cars and 100 boats, and has raised more than $1.7 million for local charities, while drawing thousands of participants and spectators from all over the U.S. and Europe.

Proceeds from the 2019 event will again benefit Today’s Harbor for Children, formerly known as the Boys and Girls Harbor, whose mission is to provide a home and safe environment for abandoned and abused children and healthy, comprehensive care for children and families in crisis.

ACBS 2019 Spring Board Meeting @ Jefferson House
Jun 20 – Jun 22 all-day

ACBS 2019 Spring Board of Directors Meeting will be hosted by the Lake Hopatcong Chapter.

Reception and board meetings will be held at the Jefferson House in Nolan’s Point, NJ.

The host hotel is the Marriott in Mt. Arlington, NJ.
A very favorable room rate of $119/night + tax has been negotiated which includes a full breakfast buffet.
Reservations are open under Antique and Classic Boat Society. (978-770-2000)


  • Thursday 6/20       Executive Committee meeting at Jefferson House 3:00PM – 5:00PM
  • Thursday evening  ACBS reception for host chapter 6:00PM – 7:00PM at Jefferson House
  • Friday 6/21            Full Board Meeting 9:00AM – 4:00PM
  • Saturday 6/22       Lake Hopatcong Annual Boat Show
2019 ACBS Annual Meeting and International Boat Show
Sep 15 – Sep 21 all-day

Save the dates for the 2019 ACBS Annual Meeting and International Boat Show.

Pre-events will be hosted by the 1000 Islands Chapter.  The venue is on the beautiful and historic St. Lawrence River.