As we look forward to 2020, here are a few key dates happening Around the Zone for you to mark on your calendars.
March 14th, Saturday– DE Instructor Refresher Training - near Cleveland, OH
Brought to you by the “DE Lori’s”, Lori Bryant from Northern Ohio Region and I have teamed up to plan a Half-Day DE Instructor Refresher Seminar 8:30 am-1:00 pm at Corporate College East. Sponsored by THE Mid-Ohio region, a continental breakfast is included. Check in at 8:30, seminar starts at 9:00 am. There will be presentations on interesting topics – personal safety equipment, data acquisition, instructing tips for challenging students, and more.
This year we are opening the event to Advanced DE Drivers who are interested in becoming an instructor for the Porsche Club DE events. Contact your region DE Chair or Chief Driving Instructor for additional details on joining the team of DE Instructors, and try to join us for this great day together.
Use this link to register on
ClubRegistration.net - $20.00 will reserve your seat!!
May 15-17th, Friday – Sunday – Mid Ohio Region Club Race – Mid Ohio Sports Car Course
Mid Ohio Region is hosting the 25th Annual Porsche Club Race at Mid Ohio in conjunction with a driver education event with Northern New Jersey Region. Registration will be open soon. There are opportunities to volunteer for registration, grid, timing and scoring, and more.
May 29th – 31st – Friday – Sunday – Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix Car Corral
A fun filled weekend of racing featuring IMSA, Trans AM, Historic Trans Am and IndyCar races – all in one weekend! Register today at
Porsche Club sponsors a car corral and hospitality tent for all Porsche Owners. For your Car Corral Pass and race tickets visit the official website:
Our weekend begins Friday at the track, and then an 'on your own' dinner gathering at the restaurant of our host hotel. We have reserved a block of hotel rooms at The Henry Autograph Hotel, located 300 Towne Center Drive, Dearborn, MI 48126, at a special PCA rate. Porsche Club of America hotel booking information:
On Saturday morning, you can be part of a police-escorted caravan to the car corral. We will depart at 8:15 am from The Henry to Belle Isle. Please arrive no later than 7:45 am for the drivers meeting and staging.
We are in need of 12 volunteers on Friday and on Saturday to work the Car Corral for parking and hospitality registration. Please indicate in the registration process if you are interested in joining us as a volunteer.
July 24 - July 26 - Friday – Sunday - Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix
The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix is one of only two vintage races in the world that takes place on public streets. 2019 was Allegheny Region’s 37th consecutive year of participation and draws the largest member participation numbers of any event. Two hundred and fifty Porsches showed up for the Saturday car show on the golf course, including 50 cars and 80 members from the Chicago Region. The PVGP is also the club’s largest fundraiser with proceeds donated to the Autism Society of Pittsburgh and the Allegheny Valley School, which provides services to individuals with disabilities.
July 31 – Aug 2 – Friday – Sunday - Porsches on the Mac II -Beauty and the Bridge
Join us for a weekend in St Ignace, sponsored by MotorStadt Region. A police escorted tour across the infamous Mackinaw Island Bridge starts off our Saturday morning, followed by tours, picnic, show and other fun. St Ignace visitor’s bureau is our host Saturday evening for dinner and fireworks. Registration information will be available soon or contact me directly, at