The dog days of summer are here; what better is there to do than go out for a drive, followed by some great food and beer! Come join us for the 4th annual Berks County Union Jack Rally. Experience some of the twistiest roads that Berks County has to offer, followed by lunch at one of our favorite places, Union Jack’s Inn on the Manatawny.

Date: Saturday, September 6
Start location: Sonic at 850 Crossings Boulevard, Elverson, PA (Map)
Meet time: 8:00 AM
Driver’s Meeting: 8:30 AM
End point: Union Jack’s Inn on the Manatawny (Map)

Open menu with table tabs out on the patio.

CASH ONLY! (or check…) No credit cards. There is an ATM on-site, but it has a hefty surcharge.

RSVP here and please note if you plan to stay for lunch!
Join the discussion on our forum here!

Maximum Number of MINIs: 36



Let’s motor from Valley Forge to Rothsville, PA. Let’s show off our MINIs to other British car enthusiasts. Let’s replace divots in the field while we watch a polo match. Let’s go on a scenic back-road rally as we make our way to the “A Taste of Britain” Car Show and Polo Match, hosted by the Lanco MG Club.

Not only do we motor to the show, we get to BE in the show! We can register and show off our sweet MINIs alongside other British cars!

When: Sunday, August 24, 2014
Meet: 9:30 a.m.
Depart: 10:00 a.m.
Start Location: [MAP] Valley Forge Park, Varnum’s House off Route 23 (Port Kennedy Road). You will need to zoom in on the map to view the Varnum’s House location. About a half mile past the Church on your right.

Cost: Pre-Registration (before August 15) for the show is $15. $20 to register on the day of the event. If you don’t want to show your car you can pay a small spectators fee instead($5pp) in the past.

Pre-Registration: Download the PDF of the registration form here or see the forum thread for more information.

We will arrive at the polo match at approximately 12:30. The match will start at 2:30, rain or shine!

Note: This event is free for PhillyMINI members who show their 2014 badge and lanyard at check-in and for new members who are on the list. Non-members will pay a $5 non-member rally fee.

What to Bring:

  • 2-way radios
  • Full tank of gas
  • Picnic lunch and snacks
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Vendors, limited food and drinks are also available on-site.

Please indicate below whether you wish to Rally only, join us for both or only attend the show.

RSVP: Here!

Join the discussion: Here!

Maximum Number of MINIs for the Rally: 30

Event Organizer: Dave Geiger


The 2014 PhillyMINI motoring season is here, and there’s so much fun to be had at PhillyMINI, but first you will want to join!

CLICK HERE to purchase a 2014 Motoring &/or Navigator Membership. (You’ll be taken to the PhillyMINI Forums to register first, if you are not already a Forum Member)

Note: The online membership requests are input one at a time. If you have multiple memberships (i.e. Motoring Member and Navigator), you will go through the process steps for each one individually.

Within 48 hours, you will receive an email with a link to download and print your membership forms. If you purchase a membership and return your forms by March 23rd, you can claim your badge and membership kit at the 2014 Member Meeting!

Why scour the web looking for great resources for your MINI? If you’re a Philly-area MINI owner, look no further!

Click here to visit our MINI Cooper Resources page!

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