CTCI Sanctioned Events
Thunderbird Appreciation Day – May 16, 2021
The Galactic Virtual Convention & Concours: Cybird-Space 2021
Annual Board of Directors Meeting: February 21-22, 2020
The 2020 Annual Board Meeting will be held in Gatlinburg, Tennessee on February 21-22. Buckhorn Inn, 2140 Tudor Mountain Rd, Gatlinburg, TN. Phone 866-941-0460. This meeting will be open to members who would like to attend. If you are interested in attending, please notify the office so that we will have enough seating.
May 4-9, 2020 : CTCI International Convention “Birds on the Bay”, Sarasota, Florida
Due to restrictions imposed to help prevent the spread of CORVID-19, the May 4-9 dates for this event have been cancelled. Alternate dates are being explored. There will be an announcement around the end of March.
2019 CTCI Region 6 Convention “Western Classic Roundup”, Flagstaff, Arizona
The 2019 Region 6 Classic Thunderbird Convention was held at the newly renovated Little America in Flagstaff, Arizona on May 15-19, 2019. The Arizona Classic Thunderbird Club proudly presented the “Western Classic Roundup.”
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2018 International Convention: Knoxville, TN.
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2017 Region 1 Convention: Follow the Open Road to Whippany, NJ
Hosted by the New Jersey Open Road Thunderbird Club (NJORTC) at the Hanover Marriott in Whippany, August 2 – 6, 2017
2016 International Convention: Fun, Fun, Fun in the California Sun – San Diego, CA Co-hosted by the Early Birds of Southern California and the Classic
Thunderbirds of San Diego at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, September 13 – 18, 2016 150 Classic Thunderbirds arrived in ‘America’s Finest City’ for a fantastic time, highlighted by a tour of the USS Midway Museum.
2015 Region 6 Convention: Birds of Enchantment – Albuquerque, NM
Hosted by The Pajarito Thunderbird Club of New Mexico at the Sheraton Uptown Hotel August 26-30, 2015
‘Birds a plenty flocked together in Albuquerque to be judged and for our members to explore the beautiful location.
2014 International Convention: 60 Years of Kicks on Route 66 – Springfield, MO
Hosted by CTCI at the University Plaza Hotel the Cook Convention Center, July 1 – 6, 2014
The convention was a huge success with T-Birds showing inside the air-conditioned Expo Center.
2013 Region 2 Convention: Thunder in the Heartland – Des Moines, IA
Hosted by the Hawkeye Classic Thunderbird Club at the Sheraton-West Hotel, August 21-25, 2013.
2013 Region 3 Convention: Birds By The Bay – San Jose, CA
Hosted by the Santa Clara Valley Thunderbirds at San Jose Airport Garden Hotel, July 31-Aug 4, 2013
2012 International Convention: Birds on Beale – Memphis, TN
Hosted by the Memphis Classic Thunderbird Club at the Cook Convention Center, August 21-25, 2012
The convention was a huge success with T-Birds showing inside the air-conditioned Cook Convention Center.
2011 Region 5 Convention: Midlands Gold – LaVista, NE
Hosted by the Nebraskaland Thunderbird Club at the Embassy Suites Omaha-LaVista Hotel and Conference Center, August 24-28, 2011
2011 Region 4 Convention: The Ramblin’ Roads to Richmond – Richmond, VA
Hosted by the Virginia Classic Thunderbird Club at the AAA Four Diamond Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel, June 15-19, 2011