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BMW Informal Social at 6:30 PM – Hidalgo Mexican Bar and Grill, Urbandale – March 12

BMW Informal Social at 6:30 PM – Hidalgo Mexican Bar and Grill, Urbandale – March 12

Club Social - Hidalgo Mexican Bar and Grill, 2675 100th St., Urbandale, IA 50322  



Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet at 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM- Christopher’s Restaurant – March 23

Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet at 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM- Christopher’s Restaurant – March 23

The 2019 Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet will be held March 23, 2019 at Christopher’s, located at 2816 Beaver Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa. Christopher’s has been a Des Moines tradition for over 50 years. On February 1, 1963, Joe and Red Giudicessi became the owners of a quaint restaurant in the Beaverdale area of Des Moines. Under their steady watch, Christopher’s....
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Novice Introduction at 12:00 to 2:00 PM – Lunch and learn at Mama Lacona’s Italian Restaurant- March 30

Novice Introduction at 12:00 to 2:00 PM – Lunch and learn at Mama Lacona’s Italian Restaurant- March 30

Have you ever watched road course racing such as “Rolex 24 at Daytona”, “12 Hours of Sebring” or “Road America” and thought, I would like to see how it feels to be on the track?  Well, one choice would be to sign up for a ride at the track with a professional driver at the wheel.  I did this at....
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Spring Drive to Czech Village, Cedar Rapids, IA – April 13

Spring Drive to Czech Village, Cedar Rapids, IA – April 13

Czech Village - New Bohemia Main Street District hosts a variety of local businesses. Many of the products are made locally; such as vases at the iowa Ceramic Center and Glass Studio, truffles at Lori Ann's Candies and lotions at Rare Bird Soap Shop. More details to come.



BMW Informal Social at 6:30 PM – A Dong, Des Moines – January 15

BMW Informal Social at 6:30 PM – A Dong, Des Moines – January 15

Low-key spot serving Vietnamese & other Asian cuisines behind an unassuming brick facade.



Go-Karting/Chili – Pole Position Raceway (Formerly MB2 Raceway) – January 20

Go-Karting/Chili – Pole Position Raceway (Formerly MB2 Raceway) – January 20

Details coming soon!



Member Spotlight

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BMW IA Club Member Spotlight

We are going to be doing spotlights on different members in the club. If you have a fun story to tell or know of someone else who does, email us at newsletter@bmwia.org.

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CLUB PROGRAMS

Learn more about club programs
BMW Club Programs

Learn about the various programs and foundations such as BMW CCA Club Racing, Tire Rack Street Survival School and BMW CCA Foundation.

BMW Resources

Resources for BMW Enthusiasts

Useful BMW and general automobile related resources including independent shops, aftermarket part suppliers, BMW tuners, and BMW groups on the web.