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Friday, May 20th through Sunday, May 22nd
Lone Star Corvette Classic Weekend
Texas Motor Speedway, 3545 Lone Star Cir, Fort Worth, TX
3 day event where participants have the opportunity to spend time with
hundreds of other Corvette owners from a multi-state area, as well as have
time to take their own car on the NASCAR track at Texas Motor Speedway
(TMS). Our venue for the Classic is unique among car shows as we not only
have access to a world class racing facility at TMS, but we also have a
variety of activities spread over the 3 day period that offer opportunities
beyond just a car show.
ALSO....Friday through Sunday!
Tri-City Corvette Show
Parkdale Mall, 6155 Eastex Hwy., Beaumont, TX
The show is SaturMany of us enjoy a caravan to the Beaumont, TX
Tri-City Corvette show annually. We leave on Friday morning, May 20th. Meet
and greet party Friday night at the host hotel given on the flyer, the car
show is Saturday, May 21st. Some drive home after the show Saturday
afternoon. Many of us will spend Saturday night also for a fun after
party. Always a fun group and spectacular Corvettes.
Saturday, May 21st locally:
Cars and Karts Show
From 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM
Rock Star Racing, 11855 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, LA
$20 fee includes registration and 1 kart race. Car show, $1 raffles, awards,
food and drinks available. $10 kart races. Put on by Southern Muscle Club.
Sunday, May 22
to the Beach Open Car Show
From 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM.
Laketown, Lakefront Trail, Kenner, LA
$30 day of show. Top 100 Awards. Top 20 Corvettes. Usually a huge show,
close to 300 vehicles in it.
ALL meetings are now located at the St. George's Fire Station on Airline Hwy.,
Wednesday of the month. Next member's meeting June 8.
Reminders will be sent out closer to each meeting date.
Same times, 6:30 PM for social time, 7:00 PM meeting
Our officers for our club for
2016 and 2017:
President: Jim McLin
Vice-President: Daryle Gauthier
Secretary: Elaine Peck
Treasurer: Flo Winstead
Board Members: Barry Duplessis, David Bedell,
Steve Jones, Larry Barrios, Leon Winstead and
Parades / Homecomings Chairman: Maria McLin
Webmaster, Photographer: Karen Bedell
Ross Downing club rep: Leon Winstead
NCM Ambassador: David Bedell
St. Jude Annual Labor of Love Car Show
Chairman: Mike Segura
Past President: Mark Jurey
HERE to contact any of us.
Leon Winstead presenting Ross Downing Chevrolet in Hammond, LA, Barry Beck
and Thomas Stewart, with a sponsor trophy from our 2015 St. Jude Car Show.
Thanks to ALL who came to our 2016
show. Our club donation
$75,000.00 total to St. Jude Children's Research
next year's open car show will be
April 29, 2017.
Mark your calendars.
Record breaking year for our St. Jude donation thanks to our guests and all
who contributed and worked the show.
Total for 2016 donations = $75,000.00.
5 Generations shown here:
C4 C5 C6 C7
Baton Rouge Corvette Club Display
Sponsored by Corvette specialists.....
Chevrolet in Hammond, LA has C7 Stingrays now and arriving often. They
specialize in Corvettes in
sales and service. Recommended highly!
to go to their website to see
what they can do for you or your Corvette.
Labor of Love Open Car Show
19th Annual Show NEXT YEAR
Saturday, April 29, 2017
BE THERE! Rain or shine, it will
Click on the St. Jude logo for forms and
details (updated soon).
Click on a car to learn about that C series of Corvette.
to your fellow Corvette drivers!
$400,000.00 donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital from Baton
Rouge Corvette Club.
invite all Corvette owners to join our fun group of
members that share the passion for such an outstanding
sports car. We have monthly meetings, second Wednesday of
each month except December. We meet at the St. George
Fire Dept. conference room in Baton Rouge. Details and the
application are included through the drop menu above so you
can join the club. ALWAYS so many events to choose from.
Our club helps support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in
Memphis as our cause. We are a non-profit organization.
Be a MEMBER of the
National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY. Join for just $50 per
year to receive all newsletters, a discount for items in their store and
free entry to the Museum and events at the facility. Click the link below or go to:
VALVE COVER RACES:
Click here for rules and regulations to race Valve Covers.
Photos from our Sevierville, TN trip in March 2016
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Special celebrity guests this year
from the TV Show "Killing Fields" on Discovery Channel ... Rodie Sanchez,
Sheriff Brett Stassi and Aubrey St. Angelo. They gave out autographs and helped with our trophy presentations. Rodie
'55 T-bird in the show.