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  • MONTHLY CLUB MEETINGS
    On the 4th Saturday of each month. Next scheduled meeting:
  • Please note: FRIDAY, November 22nd, we will have a normally non-scheduled November meeting. We will gather at Tri-Point YMCA at 281 & St. Mary's street and then caravan to SA Heals 1212 North Gevers St., our Club Charity. At SA Heals we will present our Club donation. After the Presentation, we will proceed to lunch for some Thunderbird fellowship. Hope you can all join us. SA Heals Map Teresitas Mexican Restaurant
  • December 14th, Second Saturday, 11:00am, for our Annual Christmas Party, Location: Saltgrass Steak House-Hiway 281N 210-402-6621

    RECENT CLUB ACTIVITIES
  • Saturday, November 9th, 9AM. We have been asked by the City of San Antonio to participate in the 2019 Veterans Day Parade through the streets of downtown San Antonio. This will be the 3rd year in a row that we have participated in this event. The parade line-up time begins around 9 AM and the parade begins around 11:00AM. The parade route covers about 2 .5 miles. It is a flat layout and the crowds are large and very polite/supportive. After the parade, we will meet at a local eatery for lunch.
  • JOINT CLUB EVENT: Friday, October 18th, Tentatively, depart San Antonio around 8am. Meet up with Austin Little Bird Club in Burton, meet the Vintage Thunderbird Club of Houston, in Brenham.
    11:30am, Meet for lunch at The Southern Flyer Restaurant at the Brenham Airport! Owner will allow parking of cars on the airport tarmac next to the restaurant IF there is no jet landing or needing the parking area.
    1:00pm - Drive to Blue Bell Creamery.
    1:15pm - Watch ice cream production in action in the "Overlook" room followed by tastings in the Parlor.
    2:30pm - Free time in Brenham for shopping, browsing, etc.
    5:00pm - Hotel/motel check-in - Holiday Inn Express or your B&B of choice in Brenham.
    7:00-pm - Joint club dinner - In Brenham at Volares Italian Restaurant.Volares Italian Restaurant

    Saturday, October 19 9:45am - Joint Club participants meet in Brenham - Venue TBD>
    10:10am - Drive to Festival Hill in Round Top
    10:30am - Tour of Festival Hill Festival Hill
    12:00pm - Lunch in Round Top - Venue TBD
    2:00pm - Sightseeing**, shopping, Texas Art Festival or departure home.
    * Brenham is hosting the annual Texas Arts & Music Festival October 18th - 20th
  • October 26th, 11:00am at Richters Antler Cafe, 1 Sun Valley Drive, Spring Branch, right off Highway 46. Richters-Antler Cafe Menu & Map After lunch, we will travel to Conservation Society Park at Conservation Plaza, 1300 Church Hill Drive, New Braunfels TX, 78130. Conservation Society Park
    The Map
    I have scheduled a tour for us beginning at 1:00 pm.
  • September 28th, 11:00am, Cruise to Street Dreams, in Fredericksburg, TX at 7914 S State Highway 16. First, we will travel to Backwoods BBQ for Lunch. Then travel to Street Dreams to visit their facility. A big thank you to Harry Horton for setting this event in motion for us. Backwoods BBQ To See Map, click on 320 FM 2093 Fredericksburg, TX 78624 link on their website! Convoy info: Meet at Boerne City Square in front of Kendall Inn, at 09:45am - Depart at 10am!
  • August 24th, 11:00am, GGs Corner Cafe in Marion, Texas, 129 W San Antonio Street, Marion, Texas. Or better known as Highway 78. GGs Corner Cafe See Map at bottom of their website! Convoy details to come!
  • July 27th, Tour of Hot Rod Garage, Boerne & Lunch at Soda Pops, Boerne, TX. Soda Pops Meet at OBriens Restaurant off Highway 46 just past Ralph Fair Rd at 10:00 AM.
  • June 22nd, Cruise to Bandera Meet in front of SaltGrass Restaurant, 11812 Bandera Rd, in Helotes, Bandera Rd & 1604 at 10:00am. Leaving shortly after for a 35 mile cruise on TX 16 to Bandera. Lunch at O.S.T. 311 Main St. Bandera, TX 78003 about 11am. 830-796-3836 O.S.T. Restaurant
  • May 25th, Memorial Day Parade Live Oak, TX & lunch afterward 54th Street 8111 Pat Brooker Rd. Live Oak, TX 78233.
  • May 27th, Operation Comfort Memorial Day Car Show @ Helotes AG Building 12132 Leslie Rd. Helotes, TX.
  • April 27th, Cruise to A&E Classic, 6401 Interstate 35 south, New Braunfels, TX & lunch at the Gristmill, 1287 Gruene Rd. New Braunfels, TX, 78130 known as Gruene. Location and time to begin Cruise TBD.
  • April 13th, Garden Ridge Car Show
    @ Garden Ridge Community Center, 9500 Municipal Pkwy, Garden Ridge, TX Optional & weather permitting.

  • Saturday 23 March, 09:30AM, departing rain or shine-NLT 10AM, Bluebonnets & Wild Flowers cruise!
  • CHANGE OF PLANS
    February 23th Business Meeting & Lunch: 11:00am

    At Saltgrass Steak House - 16910 US 281 North 210-402-6621 Saltgrass Steakhouse
  • SPECIAL EVENT!
    March 9th, 11am-Noon, Guided Tour of "American Dreams: Classic Cars and Postwar Paintings" At the McNay Art Museum.

    Cost: $15ea., 6000 North New Braunfels. Map to follow for entry into Museum. Reserved Tbird Parking. Lunch about 1pm, travel south on Broadway Ave to Fratellos Italian Deli-Market-Restaurant 2503 Broadway. Fratellos
  • For additional local and area events, see our Monthly Newsletter found under "News" on this website. For more club information, contact President, Brian Carron at
    bcarron9 @ aol.com

 

 

Welcome to our Club!

Based in San Antonio, the South Texas Thunderbird Club is a family oriented organization with the goal of enjoying and preserving our Thunderbirds among friends. It is a chapter of the Vintage Thunderbird Club International, an international organization, which elevates interest in this beautiful car to a world wide level. There is a separate membership for each organization.

The VTCI Recognizes ALL Thunderbirds, 1955-2005!

Events

  • 2020 VTCI SOUTH CENTRAL REGIONAL CONVENTION New Orleans, 11-14 June, 2020.
  • 2020 VTCI CONVENTION Portland, Oregon, 11-16 August, 2020. More Information later on both!

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