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Tom, I saw the post in the calendar but didn't see how to get more info or sign up for it. I am interested in hearing more. Please post or send me an email with more info.


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October 12-13, 2001

Kissimmee, Florida

Holiday Inn Main Gate East 1-800-366-5437

5678 Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway (U.S. 192)
Kissimmee, FL. $55.00/night (Just past Old Town on same side of the street)
Mention OctoberVettes booking code: HD1012OCTO for the special price and rooms in Special Building with designated Corvette parking.

Dash Plaques to 1st 400 cars entering Old Town Saturday
OctoberVettes T-Shirts for sale - $10.00 each, all sizes.

Total number of cars limited to space availability
No Registration! No Registration Fee!

Friday night "Parrot Head" party at Holiday Inn 8-12pm

Disk Jockey, Jimmy Buffett Music, Dancing, & Free Food

Food provided by Eckler's and OctoberVettes

Optional Old Town Corvettes Cruise on Friday night at 7:00pm

<<<<<<<<<<<<<Valve Cover Races <–> Saturday>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

Please park all car trailers in designated area - Check with hotel

The OctoberVettes Event is sponsored and hosted by the Tampa Bay Area Corvette Clubs

Corvette Cruisers
(727) 372-8157

Sun 'N Fun Vettes
(813) 949-0545

Bay Area Corvette Club (NCCC)
(727) 894-8727

Sun Coast Corvette Club
(727) 817-0679

Gulfside Corvette Club
(727) 376-2177

Tampa Bay Vettes
(813) 839-7614

Call above names if you would like more information about their clubs.


FRIDAY October 12, 2001
7:00pm Corvette Cruise at Old Town

8:00pm OctoberVettes "Parrot Head Party" -Holiday Inn Poolside

SATURDAY October 13, 2001
9:00am - Entry opens to Old Town for Corvette Car Show

Awards: Top 3 People's Choice (entry at stage)

12:00pm - Entry to Corvette show closes

1:00pm - Valve Cover Races, door prizes (stage/specs below)

After Races - Awards presentation (stage) & 50/50 Drawing

4:00pm Corvette Cruise (all years) down Old Town Lane

8:31pm Regular Old Town Cruise (1972 and older cars only)

SUNDAY October 14, 2001

Depart – Please Drive Carefully

Please send us your e-mail address so we can put you on our mailing list for next year! [email protected]


Valve Cover Races – All entries are welcome!


1: Small Block Chevy valve covers only!

2: Gravity race-- NO propulsion of ANY kind!!

3: Max. weight: 8 lbs. Official scales at race site prevail!

4: Max. width: 10.5 inches (outer tire edge to outer tire edge)

5: Max. tire diameter: 4 inches

6: Max. number of tires per vehicle: 4

7: Tires shall NOT exceed beyond the length of the actual valve cover

8: Weights must be fixed- no moving parts except for wheel rotation. no liquid-filled weights.

9: No cheating. This means YOU!!!

Trophies awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place

Prize awarded to "most imaginatively decorated vehicle" (read: valve cover)
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