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27th Annual British Car Days

  • Mesilla Plaza Mesilla, NM 88047 (map)

British Motorcar Club of Southern New Mexico

 27th Annual British Car Days

April 27 - 29, 2018

Mesilla, NM

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The BMCSNM (British Motor Car Club of Southern New Mexico) will hold their 27th Annual British Car Days in Mesilla, NM on April 27th, 28th, 29th.

We will be back on the historic Mesilla Plaza for the show. We are asking potential participants to register early for this large event. Our car show has grown in the number of participants over the past several years and space is limited to 100 entries.

The BMCSNM British Car Days is the largest premier auto show for British Cars throughout our region. This year for 2018, the BMCSNM is introducing a “Modern” class for British Cars, years 2000 to 2018; and a British motorcycle class of all years.

We suggest early Registration in order to guarantee your space. Cost for entries is $40.00 for the 1st vehicle, $0 for the 2nd Vehicle, $40 for the 3rd Vehicle.

Motorcycle Entry $40.

Registration Form

Scheduled Events

Car Class List

Scheduled Events:

April 27th, 2018 (Friday) – Host Hotel is Springhill Suites, about 2 miles from the Mesilla Plaza. A “special rate” of $99.00 has been arranged for British Car Days participants. Contact Springhill Suites, 1611 Hickory Loop, Las Cruces, NM  575-541-8887 to make your reservation. Be sure to mention the British Car Club for the discounted price.

The BMCSNM will host a Pot Luck Meet & Greet at the host hotel starting at 6:00 PM. There is no cost for this event. Time 6:00 PM -8:00 PM

Event Registration will be open from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. All entries must be pre-paid prior to registration.

Come enjoy some tasty food, friendly conversation and meet your fellow car show entrants. This is always a fun time.

April 28th, 2018 (Saturday) 

Staging of car classes at Springhill Suites begins @ 8:00 AM. Cars will stage in groups and then drive over to the historic Mesilla Plaza where each class will be assigned their parking space. Cardboard will be provided at the Mesilla Plaza for any oil or water drips.

The BMCSNM Car Days is officially open to the public by 10:00 AM and will go to 2:00 PM. Once again, we expect large crowds for our show. Expect thousands of spectators walking the historic Mesilla Plaza viewing our event.

Saturday afternoon Poker Run will have a short drive through the beautiful Mesilla Valley ending up at the Rio Grande Winery for our late afternoon, early evening celebration.

Staging for the drive will begin at 2:15 PM (details to follow). We plan to arrive at the Rio Grande Winery about 4:00 PM. The event goes to 7:30 PM. The BMCSNM will provide music, and we have made arrangements with a few “food truck” owners to service our group with food choices. Poker Run is an optionable event, or you can have time to rest and relax before our late afternoon event at the Rio Grande Winery.

Our BMCSNM Silent Auction for numerous items will take place at the Rio Grande Winery.

April 29th, 2018 (Sunday)

BMCSNM British Car Days awards ceremony. The awards banquet will be held at the world famous La Posta De Mesilla restaurant for a breakfast buffet. Cost is $20.00 PP. Time for the awards banquet is 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

Adjourn event-  safe travels home.

Thank You for your entry. If you know of any other British Car owners, please pass the word of our event.

Should you have any questions please call Mike O’Donnell @ 575-680-8333 or Richard Dziak @ 575-382-3548.



IMPORTANT: Please register early, we are limited to 100 entries.


Earlier Event: April 19
Midweek Lunch
Later Event: May 2
Poker run to Rudy's