SEMA eNews Vol. 19, No. 18, May 5, 2016

Our Auto Hobby’s “Holiday” Is Back!

By Colby Martin

Collector Car Appreciation Day (CCAD) will be celebrated on July 8, 2016. At the request of SEMA, this “holiday” has been marked each year since 2010 by a U.S. Senate Resolution recognizing that the “collection and restoration of historic and classic cars is an important part of preserving the technological achievements and cultural heritage of the United  States.”

As in years past, a wide range of automotive events will be held to commemorate the occasion. As this annual event continues to grow worldwide, states, provinces, counties and cities are following suit with their own recognition. SEMA encourages participation throughout the month of July to honor the classics of the past and the future.

Check out the SEMA Action Network’s (SAN) latest video PSA for tips on setting up your tribute. Please share it with your friends using the following link: https://youtu.be/yyR4cF0K8Zs

CCAD Event ListingLet us know how you’ll celebrate Collector Car Appreciation Day for 2016 by listing your event on the SEMA Action Network website.

Celebrate the Hobby Your Way

  • Attend an official vehicle-inspired event
  • Host your own gathering or club meeting
  • Promote a “Holiday Sale” at your business
  • Drive your special ride, new or old, wherever the destination

Plan and submit your July event at no cost, locate a listing near you and more on the website, www.semasan.com/CCAD. Participating organizers will be awarded a copy of the Congressional resolution for display at each registered event.

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