2021 Upcoming Events


You don't need to be a member to check out our meetings and events.
NJ Z Car Club hosted events have YELLOW titles
Check our facebook page for Local events, meet-ups, Cars & Parts for sale, and Technical help.
e-mail NJZClub@Yahoo.com to contact us and get e-mails of upcoming events.
Z cars lined up at the East Coast Z Nationals

East Coast Z Nationals

Saturday, May 15th, 2021, 7am - 6pm
Carlisle Import & Performance Nationals
1000 Bryn Mawr Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013

    Z Caravan to Import Nationals at Carlisle:
  • 7:15AM Meet up at (off Rt 78 exit 17 (Rt 31)).
  • 7:30AM Depart for Carlisle Fair Grounds. We’ll stop once off Rt 78 in PA for short restroom & stretch break.
  • Hosted by the East Coast Z Association
  • People's Choice Car Show (Saturday)
  • Autocross and Racing Exhibitions
  • Burnout Contest & Exhaust Competition
  • Scenic Cruise
  • Vendors, Kit Cars, Music and more...
  • Register by April 12th to save 10% (please note club as "East Coast Z Nationals")
  • The Import & Performance Nationals are the full weekend (Friday - Sunday)
  • Check out photos from past Nationals at NJ Z Club Past Event Photos
Cars parked in front of Fontana Village Resort

ZDayZ

Thursday, May 20th - Sunday, May 23rd, 2021


185 Chetola Lake Drive, Blowing Rock, NC 28605

  • Tail of the Dragon (318 curves in 11 miles)
  • Car Show
  • Concerts
  • Disc Golf Tournament
  • 5K / 10K Run
  • 600+ Z's, G's, GT-R's & Roadsters
May Fun Run to Nockamixon State Park

Fun Run to Nockamixon State Park

Saturday May 22nd, 2021, 8AM-5PM (rain date Sat, June 5th)

Z Cars driving on scenic back road

Fun Run before the June Meet

Sunday, June 6th, 2021, 10:45am - Noon
Green Knoll Grill
645 Rte 202/206, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

  • Join us for a liesurely, scenic back roads tour before the Meet!
  • Meet up in the Green Knoll lot, and head out @ 10:45am.
  • Cruise through winding roads to Califon, NJ, and back, in time for the Club Meet.
June monthly meet of NJ Z Car Club members at the Green Knoll Grille

June NJ Z Car Club Meet

Sunday, June 6th, 2021, Noon - 2pm
Green Knoll Grill
645 Rte 202/206, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

  • Meet in the lot, Talk Z's, Grab Lunch & discuss "What inspired you to get your first Datsun / Nissan Z Car?"
  • All NJ Z Club events are COVID conscious. Masks and social distancing required.
Exotic and classic cars parked on the streets of Summit for the Cars & Croissants event

Cars & Croissants

Sunday, June 20th, 2021, 8am - 11am (Fathers' Day)

Springfield Ave, Beechwood Rd, Bank St & Union Place
356 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ

  • Show runs 8am - 11am (get there by 7:30 if showing your car)
Meet up beforehand, and drive in as a group:
We will depart 7:15am from Friday's in the Route 22 Blue Star Shopping Center (1701 US-22, Watchung, NJ)
  • Join the fun on Father's Day and enjoy a morning in Downtown Summit
  • Hundreds of cars and car enthusiasts from all over the region
  • Bring the family and also visit the Summit Farmers Market at DeForest Ave and Maple St
  • All parking is free on Sundays
  • Event is canceled in the event of inclement weather
Z Cars parked in front of the historic Somville court house for the Cruise Night

NJ Z Car Club Somerville Cruise Night

Friday, June 18, 2021, 5pm - 9pm

Downtown Somerville,
13 E Main St, Somerville, NJ

  • The NJ Z Car Club will be the featured club for the night!
  • Join us in our reserved Z parking spots in front of the old courthouse
  • Over 100 classic cars regularly line Main Street
  • Great music, great cars, great restaurants...
  • Get there when you can - those arriving early will help hold the spots.
  • All NJ Z Club events are COVID conscious. Masks and social distancing required.
  • Check out photos from past cruise nights at NJ Z Club Past Event Photos
June Central New Jersey Fun Run to Van Sant Historical Airport

June Fun Run from Central Jersey to Van Sant Historical Airport

Sunday, June tba, 2021, 10am - 3pm
Quick Check
102 Applegarth Rd, Monroe Twp, NJ 08831

  • Meet in the Quick Check, 102 Applegarth Rd lot (off of 33 and Gateway Blvd). Head out at 10:15am for scenic, curvy road drive ending up at Van Sant Historic Airfield in Bucks County, PA
  • We will have leaders and followers for multiple groups, so no one will be left behind.
July Nissan / Datsun Z Car Meet at the Green Knoll Grille hosted by the New Jersey Z Car Club

July NJ Z Car Club Meet

Sunday, July 11th, 2021, Noon - 2pm
Green Knoll Grill
645 Rte 202/206, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

  • Meet in the lot, Talk about the Z cars we have brung, then optionally grab an outdoor lunch on the patio (space permitting).
  • All NJ Z Club events are COVID conscious. Masks and social distancing required.
August Z Car Club Meet Up at the Green Knoll Grille in Bridgewater, NJ

August NJ Z Car Club Meet

Sunday, August 1st, 2021, Noon - 2pm
Green Knoll Grill
645 Rte 202/206 , Bridgewater , NJ 08807

  • Gather in the parking lot to admire the ingenuity and creativity members put into their Z cars, Grab Lunch & Talk about your greatest detailing or tuning tips...
  • All NJ Z Club events are COVID conscious. Masks and social distancing required.
Image promoting the Year End Nissan meet at Raceway Park

13th Annual Nissan Meet at Raceway Park

Sunday, August 8th, 2021, 8:30am - 5pm
Raceway Park
230 Pension Rd Englishtown, NJ 07726

  • All Nissan, All Infiniti Meet
  • Gates Open at 8:30am, Registration closes at 1pm
  • Car Show with tons of classes and awards!
Early Bird Pricing
  • Spectator $20 (11 & under $10
  • Car show $40 (car and driver only)
  • Autocross & show $80
  • Road Race School & show $95
  • For info, and to reserve tickets check out:
  • Check out photos from last year's event at NJ Z Club Past Event Photos
Antique and classic cars on display from a past New Hope Auto Show

New Hope Automobile Show

Saturday, August 14th - Sunday, August 15th, 2021, 9am - 4pm
New Hope Solebury High School
180 West Bridge Street, New Hope, PA 08807

  • One of the oldest judged antique and classic automobile shows in the nation!
  • This is the eighth year they are accepting Japanese vehicles (and the Z is the only one invited!!!)
  • To enter your stock 1971 - 1990 Z Car (exhibiting Sat, Aug 8th), visit their website.
  • The show features a splendid display of rare classic and antique cars.

For info, check out: New Hope Auto Show

Image of the curvy and winding Pikes Peak Highway

ZCon 2021
International Z Car Club Convention

Mon, August 16th -Sun, August 22nd, 2021
Hosted by the Z Car Club of Colorado

Hotel: Hotel Elegante Conference and Event Center
2886 South Circle Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Register for the event at ZCon.org
  • Register by April 15th and use code EARLYBIRD15 to save $15 per registration.
  • Car Shows: ZCCA Judged show plus a People's Choice show
  • High Performance Driving Event at High Plains Raceway
  • Autocross at Pikes Peak International Raceway
  • Enjoy downtown Colorado Springs.
  • Texas Chili party, and the fantastic Awards & Closing Ceremony Banquet.
  • Special guest speakers from Nissan's history and present.
  • Check out photos from last year's ZCon at NJ Z Club Past Event Photos
September NJ Z Car Club Meeting at 22 West Tap and Grill

September NJ Z Car Club Meet

Sunday, September 5th, 2021, Noon - 2pm
22 West Tap And Grill - NOTE NEW LOCATION
1601 US-22, Bound Brook, NJ 08805

  • Park together and give tips on what to do to prepare for car shows, Grab Lunch & Review preparations for the upcoming NJ Z Car Club Show...
  • All NJ Z Club events are COVID conscious. Masks and social distancing required.
Classic cars, trucks and motorcycles displaying in downtown Rahway

Hot Rods & Harleys

Saturday, September 18th, 2021 , 11am - 6pm

Downtown Rahway
1414 Irving St, Rahway, NJ 07065

Meet up beforehand to drive in as a club for expedited entry and parking together (you must have pre-registered AND respond to Paul Junior's NJ Z Car Club facebook post ):
We will depart at 7:45am from Apple Tire & Auto Service
260 W Scott Ave, Rahway, NJ 07065

Join 10,000+ of your closest friends this year at Hot Rods and Harleys!
  • Hundreds of antique & classic cars, hot rods, custom motorcycles
  • Street vendors, CRAZY tasty food
  • Great people and great times all day long right in Downtown Rahway!
  • Bring the family & check out all the local restaurants and taverns Rahway has to offer!
Register at HRAndH.com
  • -- Free before August 6th ($20 afterward)
Picture Z cars being shown from past NJ Z Car Club Annual Show

NJ Z Car Club Annual Show

Saturday, September tba, 2021, 9am - 2:30pm
Hosted and Sponsored by Bridgewater Nissan
Bridgewater Nissan Logo
1400 US-22, Bridgewater Township, NJ 08807

Registration: 9:00am - 11:00am

Save time at the show and PRE-REGISTER your car at:
NJ Z Show Registration Portal

  • Everyone is invited – you don't need to be a Member!
  • Get there early, we expect a big turn out.
  • First 75 Z cars will receive a free tee shirt, dash plaque, plus a goody bag with lots of car stuff.
  • 45 trophies to be awarded! 1st, 2nd & 3rd place trophies in Stock and Street Mod, plus Ultra Mod / Roadster / GT-R trophies.
  • Lots of great raffle items, and a 50/50!
  • Food Truck for refreshments and lunch.
  • A family friendly event: no alcohol, please be respectful & polite to our generous hosts.
  • All NJ Z Club events are COVID conscious. Masks and social distancing required.
  • Flyers are available at: NJ Z Club Show Flyer
  • Registration Fee (payable at the show) is $15($10 for NJZCC supporting members)
Looking forward to a great day shared with Z enthusiasts. Your participation is what makes this show so rewarding!
October meeting of Datsun & Nissan Z Cars at 22 West Tap & Grill, hosted by the New Jersey Z Car Club

October NJ Z Car Club Meet

Sunday, October 3rd, 2021, Noon - 2pm
22 West Tap And Grill - NOTE NEW LOCATION
1601 US-22, Bound Brook, NJ 08805

  • Let's recap recap the pluses and potential improvements gleaned from our show, and how we can make it even better and more valuable for members next year!
  • All NJ Z Club events are COVID conscious. Masks and social distancing required.
The view and horizon from the peak at Highpoint State Park

NJ Z Club Highpoint Fun Run

Sunday, Oct tba, 2021, 10:00am - 4:00pm
10:00am: Meet up at the Green Knoll Grill
  • 645 Rte 202/206, Bridgewater, NJ
  • Head out towards Hackettstown, NJ meet up point:
  • Board of Education parking lot, 20 Johnsonburg Rd, Allamuchy (Hackettstown), NJ. (right off Route 80, there is a Shell station as you get off with restrooms & coffee).
10:30am meet up, and depart Board of Education parking lot, heading to High Point State Park
CORONA Safe Event: Must have face coverings, and respect social distancing.
  • Restrooms will be closed.
  • Parking is reduced by 50%. Vehicle access to the monument lot may be restricted, so we may be parking at the beach lot, and walking ~2 miles round trip to the monument area.
  • Should be around 6 hours, round trip from the Green Knoll.
November season wrap up meeting for the NJ Z Car Club at 22 West Tap & Grill

November NJ Z Car Club Meet

Sunday, November 7th, 2021, Noon - 2pm
22 West Tap And Grill - NOTE NEW LOCATION
1601 US-22, Bound Brook, NJ 08805

  • As we close this year's season, Let's plan for improvements we can make to the Club, the website, social media, etc. to enhance awareness and engagement for Nissan and Datsun Z sports car enthusiasts.
  • All NJ Z Club events are COVID conscious. Masks and social distancing required.