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April 2020

CLOSED

April 4, 2020 - May 6, 2020
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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The safety of our Guests, Volunteers and Staff are of our utmost importance. In response to the growing concerns surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), MDCC will be closed until further notice. Our Management Team will continue to work normal business hours and can be reached at their respective emails and by office phone. To move forward with already booked Special Events and Group Tours is at the discretion of the Client. We will reach out and work with each Client that…

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June 2020

Featured Car Talk: Supercars

June 20, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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High horsepower, extreme aerodynamics and rare design! Come inside and beat the heat with June's Featured Car Talk.

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Father’s Day

June 21, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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We will be revving our engines for dads this Father's Day! Join us for a cruise at 11 am and then stop by the museum for popcorn, prizes and to hear a few engines make some noise. Discounted admission for all dads all day!

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July 2020

Coffee and Cars

Cars and Coffee

July 11, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Nothing says Saturday morning like coffee and donuts.  Bring your car or just yourself to this informal gathering the first Saturday of each month.  Coffee and donuts on us!

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Featured Car Talk: Continental

July 11, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Featured Car Talk: Continental @ 11am Join us in July as we explore the backstory of this luxury car, just don't call it a Lincoln! Featured Car Talks last approximately 30 minutes and are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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Kids Studio

July 25, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Test your MDCC knowledge! Take a trip around the exhibits in search of clues, signs and riddles then collect your prize at the finish line. This Kids Studio is geared toward children who are old enough to read or participants may need a little help from a parent. Regular museum admission applies. Saturday July 25th @ 10am - 2pm

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August 2020

Coffee and Cars

Cars and Coffee

August 1, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every year that begins at 9:00 am on day first of August, repeating indefinitely

Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Nothing says Saturday morning like coffee and donuts.  Bring your car or just yourself to this informal gathering the first Saturday of each month.  Coffee and donuts on us!

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Featured Car: Buicks

August 1, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Featured Car: Buicks @ 11am Check out this exceptional representation of 1950's modernization not to mention big Buick spaciousness and big Buick quality! Featured Car Talks last approximately 30 minutes and are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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Closing at 4pm

August 7, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Closing at 4 pm for a private event.

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Superbird Reveal & Reception

August 7, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Come celebrate with us as we reveal the long-awaited Plymouth Superbird sculpture exhibit! Stop by from 5 pm to 8 pm to renew your membership, see the new sculpture exhibit and sample drinks and appetizers. Marysville artist, April Spicer, will also have several pieces on display including her new painting of our 1954 Ford Customline. This reception is for members only, memberships are available for purchase at the front desk.

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Kids Studio

August 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Get in gear for the school year! Join us as we design and paint car pencil boxes and take a spin around the color wheel!

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September 2020

Coffee and Cars

Cars and Coffee

September 5, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Nothing says Saturday morning like coffee and donuts.  Bring your car or just yourself to this informal gathering the first Saturday of each month.  Coffee and donuts on us!

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Featured Car Talk: Pre WWI Auto Body Styles

September 5, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Pull up a socially distanced chair and enjoy presenter Larry Schall's presentation on pre-war auto body styles. Featured Car Talks are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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Labor Day

September 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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We will be open 10 am – 2 pm

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Kids Studio

September 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Get your kicks on Route 66! Design and create your own Route 66 adventure map. Kids Studio is geared toward children 4-10 years of age, but all ages are welcome. Ten dollars per child will be charged for supplies. Activity is limited to the first 20 participants. Regular museum admission applies for parents to access the exhibit floor.

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MORGAN FAMILY LECTURE SERIES

September 26, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Take a drive down America’s historic main street – Route 66! From the early travelers fleeing The Dust Bowl to it’s heyday of vacationers in the 1950’s Route 66 offers a snapshot of Americana and a history lesson on wheels. Join guest speaker Doug Meloan for our 2nd Morgan Family Lecture in the meeting room on the west side of the exhibit floor. Regular museum admission applies.

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Featured Car Talk: Pre War Auto Body Styles

September 27, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Pull up a socially distanced chair and enjoy presenter Larry Schall's presentation on pre-war auto body styles. Featured Car Talks are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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October 2020

Coffee and Cars

Cars and Coffee

October 3, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every year that begins at 9:00 am on day first of October, repeating indefinitely

Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Nothing says Saturday morning like coffee and donuts.  Bring your car or just yourself to this informal gathering the first Saturday of each month.  Coffee and donuts on us!

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Featured Car Talk: 1939 GMC Wrecker

October 3, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Featured Car Talks last approximately 30 minutes and are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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Autumn Car Cruise

October 18, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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There's nothing better than a leisurely Sunday drive! Join us for an afternoon cruise to welcome cool, crisp air and colorful leaves. We will depart MDCC at 1 pm, all cars are welcome. The museum is open from 12-5pm.

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Family Trick or Treat Night

October 30, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Calling all ghouls and goblins! Come enjoy a family-friendly, socially distanced night of Halloween fun in the Plaza West neighborhood. Start your treat trail at MDCC and snap a photo with our decorated cars, then trick or treat at businesses in our neighborhood with an orange balloon outside.

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November 2020

Sip and Service Session

November 5, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Sip and Service Session: Basic Car Maintenance 6:30pm - 8pm Need a refresher on how to change a tire or jump start your car? Do you have a new driver in your household? Join us for a night of demonstrations and fun as we get back to basics.

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Coffee and Cars

Coffee and Car-versation

November 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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When colder temps move in, we move the Cars & Coffee fun indoors! We'll be in the Lamborghini Lounge the first Saturday of each month.  This informal gathering is a chance to catch up, talk about cars and huddle together for warmth.  Hot coffee and donuts provided, museum admission required to access the show floor.

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Veterans Day

November 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Veterans Day 10am - 2pm Free for all Service Personal

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Kids Studio

November 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Roll up your sleeves and get ready to think outside the box! Create a custom design using car parts and non traditional materials. No paint brushes allowed! Kids Studio: Creative Compositions @ 10am.

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Guest Lecture

November 14, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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November marks Military Month at MDCC! In addition to our Featured Car Talk on Military Jeeps, we will also be welcoming Dr. Robert Smith, Director of Fort Riley Museums Complex, to speak on Nov 14th. Don't miss this special guest! Free for members, museum admission required for non-members.

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Featured Car Talk

November 21, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Featured Car Talk - Military Jeeps by Lowell May CSM (RET) November 21st @ 11am

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Featured Car Talk

November 28, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Featured Car Talk - Military Jeeps by Lowell May CSM (RET) November 28th @ 11am

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December 2020

Coffee and Cars

Cars and Coffee

December 5, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every year that begins at 9:00 am on day first of December, repeating indefinitely

Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Nothing says Saturday morning like coffee and donuts.  Bring your car or just yourself to this informal gathering the first Saturday of each month.  Coffee and donuts on us!

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Featured Car Talk: KSU Powercat SAE Team

December 19, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on December 19, 2020 at 11:00 am

Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Featured Car Talk: KSU Powercat SAE Team @ 11am Calling all Wildcat fans! December features Powercat Motorsports, K-state's Society of Automotive Engineers Formula Race Team. This team designs, manufactures and races a fully functional, open wheel, open cockpit race car. Join us to hear from these talented and hard-working students! Featured Car Talks last approximately 30 minutes and are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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Open Hood Sunday

December 27, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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OPEN HOOD SUNDAY! Calling all gearheads! Come check out what powers these icons up close. Once a month we host Open Hood Sunday and open select vehicle hoods during business hours. Regular museum admission applies.

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Open Hood Sunday

December 27, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Mark your calendar for Open Hood Sunday!  Master Technician, Nick Poell, opens select vehicle hoods during business hours.  Don’t miss this up-close experience from 12 pm – 5 pm the last Sunday of each month.

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January 2021

Coffee and Cars

Coffee & Car-versation

January 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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When colder temps move in, we move the Coffee & Car-versation fun indoors! We’ll be in the Lamborghini Lounge the first Saturday of each month.  This informal gathering is a chance to catch up, talk about cars and huddle together for warmth.  Hot coffee and donuts provided, museum admission required to access the show floor.

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Featured Car Talk

January 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Kick off the New Year with MDCC! Join us for the first Featured Car Talk of 2021 and take a closer look at the '61 Morgan. Featured Car Talks are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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Cars & Cops

January 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Check out the vehicles used by RCPD to serve our community including the armored tactical vehicle. Officers and the K9 unit will be available to visit with the public. Free event, all are welcome!

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February 2021

Coffee and Cars

Coffee & Car-versation

February 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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When colder temps move in, we move the Coffee & Car-versation fun indoors! We’ll be in the Lamborghini Lounge the first Saturday of each month.  This informal gathering is a chance to catch up, talk about cars and huddle together for warmth.  Hot coffee and donuts provided, museum admission required to access the show floor.

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Featured Car Talk

February 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Discover the true meaning of DIY with these early trucks! Featured Car Talks last approximately 30 minutes and are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free

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Kids Studio Craft

February 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Celebrate Valentine's Day with the original Love Bug! This Kids Studio Craft will explore the beetles found in nature and the Volkswagen Beetle. Kids Studio is geared toward children 5-10 years of age, but all ages are welcome. Ten dollars per child will be charged for supplies. Activity is limited to the first 20 participants. One parent/guardian must remain present at MDCC but may view exhibits at no additional cost.

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Open Hood Sunday

February 28 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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OPEN HOOD SUNDAY! Calling all gearheads! Come check out what powers these icons up close. Once a month we host Open Hood Sunday and open select vehicle hoods during business hours. Regular museum admission applies.

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March 2021

Coffee and Cars

Cars and Coffee

March 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every year that begins at 9:00 am on day first of March, repeating indefinitely

Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Deleted: Nothing says Saturday morning like coffee and donuts.  Bring your car or just yourself to this informal gathering the first Saturday of each month.  Coffee and donuts on us!

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Featured Car Talk

March 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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In 1970 only 287 of the Hemi powered Challengers were built! Join us as we hear owner, Fred Gilmore, share the story of this rare muscle car. Featured Car Talks last approximately 30 minutes and are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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Kids Studio

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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A creative breeze is blowing in Kids Studio! Get ready for the outdoor fun of spring and make your own custom wind chime.  We will use car related parts such as keys, coils, bolts, and more and explore the Science of wind and weather!  Kids Studio is geared toward children 5-10 years of age, but all ages are welcome. Ten dollars per child will be charged for supplies. Activity is limited to the first 20 participants.  One parent/guardian must remain…

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Morgan Family Lecture: Antique Fuel Pumps

March 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Take a trip down memory lane and explore antique fuel pumps with presenter Eric Artzer. The Morgan Family Lecture Series was named for the museum's founders, Ward and Brenda Morgan. These special lectures take place quarterly and explore a variety of topics. The cost is included with regular museum admission, members attend for free.

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Open Hood Sunday

March 28 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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OPEN HOOD SUNDAY! Calling all gearheads! Come check out what powers these icons up close. Once a month we host Open Hood Sunday and open select vehicle hoods during business hours. Regular museum admission applies.

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April 2021

Coffee and Cars

Cars & Coffee

April 3 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until June 5, 2021

Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Nothing says Saturday morning like coffee and donuts.  Bring your car or just yourself to this informal gathering the first Saturday of each month.  Coffee and donuts on us!

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Featured Car Talk

April 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Travel back in time with Brian Strouts as he explores the pop culture icon that is the DeLorean. Featured Car Talks last approximately 30 minutes and are geared toward adults but all ages are welcome. Regular museum admission applies while members attend for free.

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Closed for Easter April 4th

April 4
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Closed for Easter April 4th

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Celebration Saturday

April 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Cue the confetti, MDCC is turning two years old! Get in on the celebration beginning at 2 pm with ride-along experiences, free cupcakes while supplies last, and a special kids exhibit activity all for only $2 admission

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