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Preliminary Convention Details for 

 Spring 2016 - St. Louis, MO - April 28-29-30 & May 1, 2015

The Spring 2016 Convention (St. Louis, MO) will be headquartered at the the Crowne Plaza, St. Louis Airport, Bridgeton, MO and it will be a 4-day Convention including an overnight stay in Champaign-Urbana, IL in order to enable the group to visit the many transit properties within daytime traveling distance of both eastern Missouri and central Illinois. 

Transportation between St. Louis and Champaign-Urbana will be via charter coach. Preliminary plans call for Day One of the convention to include stops in Belleville, East St. Louis, Springfield, Decatur, and Champaign-Urbana. Day Two will have the charter bus return to St. Louis via Bloomington-Normal, Springfield, Peoria, Granite City, Vandalia, and Peoria Charters. Day Three will include St. Louis, Columbia, Madison County and, possibly Jefferson City. The last day of the convention will be visits to Bi-State, MetroLink and the Transportation Museum.  

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The Motor Bus Society was founded in 1948 as the National Motor Bus Association. The purpose of the organization then, as it is now, is the collection and publication of information about the history and development of the bus industry in North America . Motor Bus Society members includes industry professionals, students and members of the general public who have an interest in bus transportation industry and bus equipment.

Twice per year, the Motor Bus Society members holds two conventions in the Spring and Fall.  Conventions feature bus excursions (sometimes on historical equipment), bus garage and bus facility tours and photo stops.

As a member of the Motor Bus Society, you will also receive our quarterly publication, Motor Coach Age 

Selected back issues of Motor Coach Age and Motor Coach Today (no longer published) are still available for purchase.  Just let us know if you wish to purchase back issues. 

Now in our 67th year with over 700+ members in the US, Canada and abroad!  We invite you to become a member of the MBS. In the meantime, enjoy our website, which offers photos of bus equipment and summaries of current issues of Motor Coach Age and past issues of Motor Coach Today.