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Midwest Dream Car Collection

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3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
785-236-5501 https://midwestdreamcarcollection.org

August 2019

COPO Reveal

August 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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You Are Invited To The Reveal Of A Lifetime Join us for a complimentary Members Only Reception on August 23rd Starting at 5:30PM. At 6:00 PM we will reveal our custom-made, 2019 Golden-Anniversary COPO Camaro. This exciting new Camaro is #5 of only 69 produced to commemorate the COPO’s Golden Anniversary. Event Details: We will be closing the museum at 4pm to prepare. A Members Only cocktail reception will begin at 5:30pm and at 6:30pm we will open the doors…

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Kids & Car Craft Class

August 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Let the Kids create and experience the thrill of creating a model race car first-hand. Each Child will be able to paint and decorate a wood model car that will retract and propel forward all while learning more about our newest addition to the Exhibit, the COPO Camaro. Kits sell for $10, with general parent admission. Suggested age is 5+ **No pre-registration is required. Event is limited to the first 25 kids. FCFS

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September 2019

Special Labor Day Hours

September 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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No work or school on Labor Day! Checkout our over TEN new exhibits on the show floor and our commemorative #5 out of 69 COPO Camaro! Come visit us September 2nd for select hours, 10am-2pm.

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Cars and Coffee

September 7 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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(1st Saturday, May through October) Find your fellow gearheads at the MDCC north parking lot.  Leaded or unleaded, get a cup of complimentary coffee on us at the northwest entrance of MDCC.   

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Kathy Patton presenting on the Race Cars

September 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about Race Cars in a presentation by Kathy Patton. How many times have you been able to tell others that you were just inches away from a real race car, how about 2 race cars? Come to this free, exciting event to learn more about the museum's race cars that have been driven by Darrell Waltrip and Geoff Reeves.

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Grandparents Day

September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Come celebrate Grandparents Day with Midwest Dream Car Collection from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM! In honor of all of your hard work we will have $5 admission for all grandparents, a free kids bounce house for the grandkids, face-painting, and more!

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Chamber After Hours

September 11 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Business After Hours is the Chamber's signature networking event, for chamber members only. Hosted monthly at different member businesses, Business After Hours attracts a diverse group of business professionals. **Please note the museum will be closed to the public at 4:00 PM. **Must RSVP for event via the MHK Chamber

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Fast Cars and Food Truck Friday

September 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join us for Food Truck Friday! No Program. Bring your car and your appetite, beer and conversation will be flowing! Friday, September 13th, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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Kathy Patton presenting on the Race Cars

September 19 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about Race Cars in a presentation by Kathy Patton. How many times have you been able to tell others that you were just inches away from a real race car, how about 2 race cars? Come to this free, exciting event to learn more about the museum's race cars that have been driven by Darrell Waltrip and Geoff Reeves.

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Little Apple BBQ Fest

September 20 - September 21
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Take part in the inaugural Little Apple Classic Car & BBQ Cook Off! Event will take place at the new Midwest Dream Car Collection on the west side of Manhattan located at 3007 Anderson Avenue. Early bird price per team is $200. After August 30th, price is $250 per team. Check-in begins at 9:00 AM on Friday. All teams must be checked in prior to 5:00 PM on Friday. Cooks meeting held at 6:30 PM. All KCBS rules apply. Saturday…

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Free Museum Day

September 28
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Free admission all day to MDCC.    

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KSU Watch Party!

September 28
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join us in cheering for the cats at our watch party for the KSU vs Oklahoma State game! **Stay tuned for more details, OK State (Time TBD)

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October 2019

Bike Reveal

October 4 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join us as we reveal the newest addition to our Exhibit, the Emile Leray Citroen Motorcycle. The reveal is at 5:30 PM for members, and 6:30 PM for general public admission. Stay tuned for more info and updates!

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Cars and Coffee

October 5 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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(1st Saturday, May through October) Find your fellow gearheads at the MDCC north parking lot. Leaded or unleaded, get a cup of complimentary coffee on us at the northwest entrance of MDCC.

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National Teacher Day

October 5 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Teachers, thank you for everything you do with the students of our community. In honor of Teacher Appreciation Day we will have Free admission for teachers with a School ID.

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Presentation on Model A’s

October 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about the Model A in a presentation. The Model A was the car that transformed Ford into a modern automaker. Come to this free, exciting event to learn why the Model A was such a engineering and design feat.

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Presentation on Model A’s

October 17 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about the Model A in a presentation. The Model A was the car that transformed Ford into a modern automaker. Come to this free, exciting event to learn why the Model A was such a engineering and design feat.

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Showtime Saturday!

October 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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The Kids are going to Love watching Turbo amongst the Cars! Join us at 2pm for a showing of Turbo and popcorn! This event is free with admission.

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Kids Halloween Day

October 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join us on Friday Fright Night for Trunk, Tricks and Treats! Kids 17 and under in costume receive free admission to this spooktacular event! And Parents, don't forget about our Self-serve Beer and Wine Wall!

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November 2019

Cars and Coffee

November 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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(1st Saturday, May through November) Find your fellow gearheads at the MDCC north parking lot. Leaded or unleaded, get a cup of complimentary coffee on us at the northwest entrance of MDCC.

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Doug Meloan presenting on the Edsel

November 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about the Edsel in a presentation by Doug Meloan. The Edsel, known as Ford's Experimental Car boasted features that were different from every other car in the late 50's, which was the cause for some strong criticism. Come to this free, exciting event to learn more about what made the Edsel such a controversial car.

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KSU Watch Party!

November 9
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join us in cheering for the cats at our watch party for the KSU vs Texas game! **Stay tuned for more details, Texas Time TBD.

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Veterans Day

November 11 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Veterans, thank you for your service! In honor of your commitment to protecting our country, we will be open this Monday, offering Free Military Admission and Donuts!  

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Doug Meloan presenting on the Edsel

November 14 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about the Edsel in a presentation by Doug Meloan. The Edsel, known as Ford's Experimental Car boasted features that were different from every other car in the late 50's, which was the cause for some strong criticism. Come to this free, exciting event to learn more about what made the Edsel such a controversial car.

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Sculpture Unveiling Reception

November 15 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join us as we reveal the newest addition to our Exhibit, a life-size Superbird sculpture. The reveal is at 5:30 PM for members, and 6:30 PM for general public admission. Stay tuned for more info and updates!

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Kids Storytime and Crafts

November 30 @ 10:00 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join us for kids storytime and crafts at 10am! Event is Free with Admission. **Stay tuned for more details.

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December 2019

Stuff the Bug

December 1 - December 20
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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(Free Admission with New Kids Gift)  

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Snacks with Santa

December 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Come join us on December 7th for meeting and taking pictures with Santa! Snacks will also be available to guests. Event is free with donation to breadbasket. **Stay tuned for more details!  

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Larry Schall presenting on the Model T’s

December 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about the Model T in a presentation by Larry Schall. Did you know that due to a design flaw with the placement of the fuel tank, while driving a Model T uphill you often had to go up in reverse? Come to this free, exciting event to learn more about what makes the Model T such an interesting car for its time.

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Larry Schall presenting on the Model T’s

December 12 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in learning about the Model T in a presentation by Larry Schall. Did you know that due to a design flaw with the placement of the fuel tank, while driving a Model T uphill you often had to go up in reverse? Come to this free, exciting event to learn more about what makes the Model T such an interesting car for its time.

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Chief Watch Party!

December 15 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Midwest Dream Car Collection, 3007 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503 United States
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Join Midwest Dream Car Collection in cheering for the Chiefs on Dec 15th at noon against our Neighbors, The Denver Broncos! We will open an hour early at noon for this event! The Self-serving Beer and Wine Wall will be a-flowing! #gochiefs **Stay tuned for more details.

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