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Welcome to the BMW Club Iowa Chapter!

Upcoming Events


What's New

Iowa BMW CCA Events are starting up again.

Iowa BMW CCA Events are starting up again.

We have had to cancel some of our events out of an abundance of caution.  Up coming events may be canceled if we think the risk is not worth holding the event.  We will monitor the state of COVID cases and try to give as much advanced warning as possible if an event is canceled.



CANCELED == BMW Informal Social – The Chicken, West Des Moines, IA at 6:30 pm – July 14

CANCELED ==  BMW Informal Social – The Chicken, West Des Moines, IA at 6:30 pm – July 14

Located right off the Great Western bike trail, it’s the perfect stop mid-ride. Our menu has something for everyone, serving southern chicken specialties like Broasted Chicken, the Hot Chicken Sundae and Nashville Hot Chicken, as well as more classic favorites including several burgers, salads and sandwiches. Don’t forget to check out our beer list, where you’ll find a great variety....
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BMW Informal Social – IMSA Sportscar Weekend, Road America, WI – July 30 – August 2

BMW Informal Social – IMSA Sportscar Weekend, Road America, WI – July 30 – August 2

Fans will get to see the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge race on Saturday, with the WeatherTech® SportsCar Championship race on Sunday,  plus races from the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA all weekend. Fan activities include an open grid, autographs, tech talks, fan forums, and car corrals. July 30-August 2 For ticket information: https://www.roadamerica.com/imsa-sportscar-weekend Cost $120.00 plus



BMW Informal Social – The HandleBar, Dallas Center, IA at 6:30 pm – August 11

BMW Informal Social – The HandleBar, Dallas Center, IA at 6:30 pm – August 11

Let’s do this! We haven’t had a social outing since March, but The Handlebar in Dallas Center has got us covered! They have 2 acres of land to effectively social distance and eat some amazing food and drink from a wide selection of Iowa beers. And you can even bring your four-legged Bimmer lovers! Meet up with us at 6:30....
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MX1 Enthusiast Weekend, Grenville, SC – August 14 – 15

MX1 Enthusiast Weekend, Grenville, SC – August 14 – 15

The BMW Car Club of America is excited to announce a brand-new event—MX1 Enthusiast Weekend, presented by Michelin—which is set to take place August 14–15 at the world center of all things BMW in upstate South Carolina. Event website:  https://mx1.bmwcca.org/ Registration website:  https://web.cvent.com/event/6bec821d-9b22-43ae-be03-d6ca1c653ed0/summary



BMW Informal Social – Whatcha Smokin BBQ & Brew, Luther, IA at 6:30 pm – September 8

BMW Informal Social – Whatcha Smokin BBQ & Brew, Luther, IA at 6:30 pm – September 8

We serve our meats fresh daily from the pit! We make everything from our sides to our desserts from scratch daily. When we sell out for the day, we are out! We recommend that you come early. Rest assured that we will have more tomorrow. Unless tomorrow is Monday-we are closed on Mondays.



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.

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.