The marriage of salty and sweet is one that shouldn’t work, but magically and deliciously does. We can’t get enough of it. Too much sugar is overly intense and too much salt simply tastes terrible, but when you mix the two, the combination is heavenly.

So join us on this twisted journey starting with donuts, whisk onto beef jerky, churn for some ice cream, pop over for some popcorn and burn out for candy!

Meetup: Suzy-Jo Donuts 301 N Lewis Rd, Limerick, PA 19468 (Park Towne Plaza) (Map)
Meetup time: 10:00 AM
Driver’s meeting: 10:30 AM – First group off at 11:00 AM

End point: Candy For All Occasions 2211 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803 (Fairfax Shopping Center) (Map) approx 4:30

There are no reservations for an actual meal but Five Guys, right next store, along with La Tolteca, Grotto Pizza and Hollywood Grill are all in the same shopping center.

What to bring:
Two way FRS radios
A full tank of gas – Rally is approx. 115 miles
Cash for clings, buttons and lunch and your PhillyMini Spirt of Adventure

Rally Masters: Keith & Amanda

Max #of MINIs: 45

RVSP here

Join the discussion here

Lets go Renegade! Leave your MINI at home. We’re taking out our other cars!

The hosts for this twist on tradition have pieced together a Not Normal route of twists, straights, and as-close-to-off-road as is comfortable for both Jeeps and jalopies.

Okay. So how does this work?

Bring your other car. It can be a car, truck, motorcycle, or any other road-worthy and legally motoring car. If your household is MINI only, this may be a great chance to show a MINIless friend what we’re all about by riding along in their car. Rent something you’ve always wanted to try for a day. Or post in the forum thread and find a seat in a non-MINI with a friend. We don’t care what you drive, it just can’t be a MINI.

So we’re hoping you’ll join us on this NON-MINI rally and still enjoy it as if it was.

When: Saturday, July 15th
Meetup: 8:00 am
Location: Wawa, 721 Naamans Creek Road, Chadds Ford, PA [Map]
Lunch: PJ Wellingtons, 853 E Lancaster Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335 [Map]

What to Bring:
Money for lunch
Water and/or snacks for the drive
FRS radios

Note: This is not a PhillyMINI event. There are no waivers or fees.

RSVP here.

Please indicate what kind of car you are bringing and the number in your party for lunch.

If the RSVP is closed and you need to update your information, feel free to comment in the discussion thread!

Join the discussion here.

Maximum # of Cars: 30
Rally Masters: Keith & Amanda

PhillyMINI MINI Club Membership


Get Your 2017 PhillyMINI Memberships Here!

The 2017 PhillyMINI motoring season is almost here, and there’s so much fun to be had at PhillyMINI. But first you will want to join!

CLICK HERE to purchase a 2017 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 the waiver/registration form for you to electronically fill out.

Questions? Contact:

PhillyMINI is the area’s premier MINI-enthusiast, non-profit motoring club, established on July 25, 2003. We do rallies, dinners, movies, lunches, charitable events, and spur-of-the-moment adventuring. We have a strong web presence on Facebook, forums, and more!

In addition to all the features PhillyMINI “Forum” Members receive, PhillyMINI Motoring Members get:

A downloadable PhillyMINI Welcome Kit
A PhillyMINI lanyard and membercard/nametag
A Member cling for your MINI
Access to the Members Only section of the forums
Avatars on the forums
Exclusive events for Motoring Members
Exclusive discounts at leading MINI Vendors
All PhillyMINI rallies are FREE for paid Members
An event waiver good for the motoring year
and more…

Discounts at many vendors! Check back for the full list coming soon.

PhillyMINI Calendar

Schedule of Upcoming Events

The 2017 rally season is upon us…

09 – Jersey Fresh Rally
22 – Iron Boot

07 – PhillyMINI at the Movies
13 – Spring Cooper Cup
20 – Silverball Rally

03 – Cars of England Event
10 – Knoebels
24 – Covered Bridge Rally

15 – Renegade
29 – Salty –n- Sweet

13 – PhillyMINI Meet
26 – M&M Rally (PhillyMINI Hosts) tentative

03 – Union Jack
09 – Detail Day
23 – Fall Cooper Cup

07-08 MINIs on the Mountains
14 – MINIs Go A Haunting

04 – Parks Rally
18 – Squirrel!

02 – Deck the MINIs

To RSVP for any of these events, please visit the calendar on the forum here.

PhillyMINI Members also create unique events, you can find these in the U-Plan-It section of our forums.

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!

We have your MINI covered from boot to bonnet with this list of great local and web retailers. From national events and forums to magazines, podcasts and sellers of stubby antennas, this list contains everything you need to customize your MINI and keep it running like new.

PhillyMINI is a non-profit corporation and was founded in 2003. Since our founding, we have had nearly 2,200 registered users of our forums and have around 325 members per year.

Our mission is to provide safe, fun motoring and dining events that give MINI and Mini owners the opportunity to network. We host approximately 25 events per year.

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