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Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Kemp Auto Museum: Upcoming Events

Friends of Kids with Cancer’s “Groovethang Benefit Concert”
A Steely Dan and Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute 
October 8, 2010 – 6:00 until 10:00 pm
The Friends of Kids with Cancer & GROOVETHANG present a Tribute to Steely Dan and Earth, Wind and Fire at the Kemp Auto Museum.
The evening kicks off at 6:00 pm with a Cocktail Hour with FREE Hor D’ourves from Russo’s Catering. The Concert starts at 8:00 pm with the musical stylings of GROOVETHANG.
Call the Friends office at (314) 275-7440 for more information.

Pujols Family Foundation’s Autumn Prom                                         
October 15, 2010 - 7:00 until 11:00 pm                                                                                                                   
Get dressed up and boogie! After such a successful event last year, the Pujols Family Foundation had to do this again!
The Autumn Prom event will be invitation only to people with Down syndrome, ages 16 and older.
                                                                                                                                                                            For more information concerning the Autumn Prom event, please contact the Pujols Family Foundation at (314) 878-2105 or via email at

All Porsche Auto Show
October 17, 2010 - 10:00 am until 3:00 pm                                                                                                               
The Porsche Club of America is celebrating 60 years of Porsche in America, and the St. Louis Region of The Porsche Club of America and the Kemp Auto Museum invite all Porsche fans and automobile aficionados to the third bi-annual “All Porsche Auto Show” on Sunday, October 17, 2010.
Enjoy the sights and sounds of fine German engineering, where approximately 65 classic to modern Porsches will be on display at the event. The event begins at 11:00 am and concludes at 3:00 pm, and will feature a classic car show outdoors.
Admission to the Kemp Auto Museum will be reduced to $5.00 during the show, and the Museum will have refreshments available for purchase during the event.

More information is available at

Pujols Family Foundation’s “Pujols Palooza” 
October 29, 2010 – 5:30 until 9:00 pm                                                                                                                   
Join the fun at the Pujols Palooza! Free to children with Down syndrome ages 15 and younger, this fun-filled event features games, food and prizes for all.
                                                                                                                                                                           Contact the Pujols Family Foundation at (314) 878-2105 or for more information.

Clarkson Eyecare Foundation’s 7th Annual Bright Futures Gala
November 13, 2010 – 6:00 pm until 12:00 am
The Clarkson Eyecare Foundation’s annual Bright Futures Gala event raises essential funds to    promote the organization’s mission and to expand on the foundation programs. All proceeds raised benefit the Clarkson Eyecare Foundation and its outreach programs.
Call the Clarkson Eyecare Foundation office at (636) 227-2600 or visit their web site at for more information.                                                                                                                                                         

Assistance League of St. Louis 2010 Cabaret - “A Jazzy Affair” 
November 19, 2010 – 7:00 until 11:00 pm
Vintage automobiles…Speakeasy atmosphere and bathtub gin…Flappers with feathers, fringe and beads…and great Jazz music mark the Assistance League’s 2010 Cabaret “A Jazzy Affair”!                                    Don’t miss the live entertainment by The Benefit Blues Band and Angela Keeton, plus comedian                      and MC Tino DiFranco and a live oral auction with musically-inspired “fun packages” for big spenders.
Contact the Assistance League of St. Louis at (636) 227-6200 or visit their web site at for more information

Angel’s Arms “Une Affaire Extrodinaire!” 
10th Annual Stepping Out for the Angels Gala
November 20, 2010 – 6:30 until 11:00 pm
Oui! Oui!  You won’t want to miss the “Une Affaire Extraordinaire! Stepping Out for the Angels”                                Gala, with the ultimate in haute couture and cuisine to benefit Angels’ Arms. The elegant evening                    will include special surprises and appearances, along with an incredible auction.
Tickets go on sale in October. Contact the Angel’s Arms office at (314) 726-6899 or visit their web                 site at for more information.

For more information about Events and Happenings at the Kemp Auto Museum, please visit the Museum’s web site at

16955 Chesterfield Airport Road
Chesterfield, Missouri 63005
(636) 537-1718

Since opening in the Chesterfield Valley in April of 2005, the Kemp Auto Museum has seen thousands of visitors tour the museum and restoration facility.  The Museum has more than forty classic automobiles on display from the Fred M. Kemp Foundation’s collection as well as vintage cars on loan from private collectors. The Kemp Auto Museum collection is built from one of the finest and extensive private collections of classic Mercedes automobiles in the world, and includes the acclaimed coupe, cabriolet, sports car and sedan designs from 1886 up to the present.

For more information about the Kemp Auto Museum, the classic automobile collection and the auto restoration facility, please contact our Executive Director Rodger Van Ness at (636) 537-1718.

1 comment:

  1. Awesome! Can't wait to see some vintage cars that are manufactured 70 years ago.