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Welcome to the Blackhawk Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society. We hope this site is informative and helpful in providing you with information concerning antique and classic boats.

The mission of the Antique and Classic Boat Society is to bring together people with a common interest in antique boats to preserve them, restore them if necessary, and to promote a love and enjoyment of them.


Calendar of Events
April 27 2019 Spring Workshop - The Blackhawk Chapter will be holding its annual spring workshop at Jim Altounians business, Altounian Builders in Lake Bluff IL, on Saturday April 27th and will start at 10:00 am with Coffee and Doughnuts.
Jim has several boats in the restoration process including some Gar Wood’s, a model 100 Chris Craft and Ski boat from Cypress Gardens.  He will also have some of his other boats in his collection that will be available for viewing. Jim will also be giving us a demonstration on one of his wood cutting CNC machines.  Click Here for Details
May 18 2019 Spring Dinner - Come join the Blackhawk Chapter 2019 Spring Kickoff Dinner which will be held at Gordy’s in 
Fontana WI.   Cocktails will begin at 5pm with dinner around 6:30. The Buffet Diner will include  a mixed Salad, Filet Mignon and Chicken Oscar, served with Twice Baked Potatoes and Green Beans with Almonds. 
Coffee and a Desert Platter is included.
Price: $45.00 for Adults $15.00 for Children 
Click Here for Details and Registration Info

July 13 2019 Fox Lake In-Water Boat Show at Famous Freddies Click Here for Details
TBD Lower Fox River Cruise
 September 27-29 Geneva Lakes Boat Show Visit boat show web site for complete details.


Geneva Lakes Boat Show


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