" THE CAR CLUB " for Gilmer County and the North Georgia Mountains
"Preserving the Classics for the Future" is the motto of our club. But our Motto only begins to touch on our real clubs real Mission!
The Apple Country Auto Club is a community support organization and we have numerous community outreach activities that enrich our great little town in the mountains.
Some of the activities and donations are;
Gilmer High School (GHS) Scholarship Fund, purchasing GHS Auto Shop Equipment, Donations to Gilmer Food Pantry, Kids Ferst Reading Program, Community Action Christmas Fund. We also participate in the Ellijay Elementary School coats & shoes program, GHS Band, Boy & Girl Scouts, Gilmer Scout Hut Fund, Gilmer Senior Christmas Fund. We also support families refereed to us in need of help with heat and power in winter and families expense with medical bills.
The club also supports numerous activities that enhance local visibility and draw tourists, auto enthusiasts and sightseers to the community and that offers business opportunities for the community. We conduct an annual Applefest Car show that draws hundreds of car enthusiasts to the Applefest event each year. And we conduct numerous other shows, rides, cruise-ins, and other social activities throughout the year that cultivate the local economy.
Our members, the Gear-heads, car nuts, automotive connoisseurs, restoration artists, custom vehicle innovators, resto-mod and Hot-Rodders are just a few of the descriptions that might be used to describe our members.
We strive to cultivate the automotive history and automotive art form for the benefit of the Gilmer county residents and the north Georgia region. The Apple Country Auto Club is a positive social gathering of north Georgia automotive enthusiasts!
The club also works to preserve the history of the automobile with our association as a member of the Antique Auto Club of America. We appreciate the antique vehicles, while also appreciating the advancement of automotive technology, and cultivating the creativity of the automotive Art form and providing enrichment of the local community.
The Club offers a level of membership to fit everone’s needs! So everyone can get involved somehow.
We have four levels of membership!
1 - We offer a FREE Associate Membership, that gets you on our mailing list.
2 - We also offer a Full Member Membership, for the members that want to be actively involved in the club operations and management and serve as offices and help operate the club.
3 - We also offer Participant Member Membership for the individual vehicle owners that like to participate in shows and social activities but don’t want to be involved with the day to day operations of the club.
4 - Finally we offer a Sponsor Member Membership for corporate business sponsors that want to support our club.
Ask a member for and application today! Just ask for more information on club events, activities, membership and information about joining!
We love to hear from our members, so feel free to call, visit or email us with your questions, ideas and comments!
PO Box 1315 - Ellijay, GA 30540