Michigan License Plate Collectors Association

license plates

MLPCA is an organization dedicated to the license plate collecting hobby, and the promotion of fraternizing with other license plate collectors for good fellowship and the furtherance of the hobby.

Our bimonthly newsletter includes historical articles on Michigan license plates, photos from our members' collections, and exclusive buy-sell-trade opportunities not advertised to the general public.

Membership in MLPCA is on a calendar year basis. New members joining after July 31 may join at half the annual rate.

Flint Area Spring Meet • April 23, 2017

Dom Polski Hall
3415 North Linden Road
Flint, Michigan

The event begins at 9 a.m. sharp. Free doughnuts, coffee, hot dogs and soft drinks available. Display award categories are Michigan, General, Junior, Favorite Plate, Ladies’ Choice and Long Distance. Entry is $5.00 and tables are $5.00. Everybody's welcome to browse and buy; MLPCA membership is required to sell or to compete for display awards. For more information, contact your host, Roy Kress, at (810) 487-9360 or jrkres369@aol.com.

Lodging and Dining

The nearest hotel is the Baymont Inn, located north off of Pierson Road at I-75 Exit 122. At least eight restaurants are located off Pierson Road between I-75 and the meet location. Some of the better-known are shown on the map.

Many more hotels and restaurants are clustered around Exit 117B (Miller Road), five miles south.

Bluewater Area Fall Meet • September 17, 2017

McGivney Banquet Center
4521 Ravenswood Road
Smiths Creek, Michigan

The event begins at 9 a.m. sharp. Free doughnuts, coffee, hot dogs and soft drinks available. Display award categories are Michigan, General, Junior, Favorite Plate, Ladies’ Choice and Long Distance. Donation auction and club elections. Admission is $5.00 and tables are $5.00. Everybody's welcome to browse and buy; MLPCA membership is required to sell or to compete for display awards. For more information, contact your host, Steve Miller, at (810) 364-7761 or ponyplus@yahoo.com.

Lodging and Dining

The nearest hotel is the Baymont Inn, located on Range Road just north of I-94 at Exit 269.

Also off the same exit is Theo's Family Restaurant, a popular American-Greek diner rated four stars on Yelp.

Many more hotels and restaurants are available in nearby Port Huron.

Souvenir Plates

This year's souvenir plates will commemorate the bicentennial of the founding of the University of Michigan. More details will be available in summer 2017.