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2019 Western Meet: Penticton, BC


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16th Annual Western Meet
Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
June 20-23, 2019

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Event
Event: Peach City Beach Cruise
Event web site: http://www.peachcitybeachcruise.com

We are returning to Penticton for the 2019 Western Meet. This is a spectacular 3-day event with car show with 850 cars, wine cruise, collector car auction, parade, live entertainment, farmers market etc. The event is held in the middle of BC wine country with large lakes, beaches and beautiful scenery. This event will provide us with special parking for our club in the park by the beach and they have added a Monte Carlo class for awards (1st and 2nd prize)! The last two meets in Penticton had 25+ members in attendance

Weekend Schedule
Thursday:
Morning/afternoon local cruise with stops at points of interest (10am - 3pm)

Friday:
Wine cruise through the Okanagan Valley (9am - 3pm)
Beach to Peach parade (5pm)
Car show on the beach of Okanagan Lake (afternoon/evening)

Saturday:
Car show on the beach of Okanagan Lake
Collector car auction
Farmers market
Ladies walk & shop

Sunday:
Car show on the beach of Okanagan Lake
Event trophies/prizes ceremony (11am-2pm)
FGMCC banquet dinner with awards and prizes (4:30-6:30)

And of course, every night is a party at the Rosedale Motel!

Event registration
http://www.peachcitybeachcruise.com/
You must pre-register as this event will sell out

DO NOT request VIP parking since our club will have its own area to park in.
Make sure to put "FGMCC" in the car club line.
Note that there is a "FG Monte Carlo" class for the awards

Hotel info
Details here: http://www.firstgenmc.com/forums/index.php?/topic/19027-2019-western-meet-hotel/

US citizens travelling to Canada
It is recommended to have a valid passport to cross the border as it makes it easier but check the CBSA and CBP web sites for details of other valid documents.

If you have any questions regarding the meet, please don't hesitate to contact me.

 

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Video from the 2017 Western Meet in Penticton
https://vimeo.com/226532781

My Classic Car in Penticton featuring the FGMCC

 


Click the link for photos and videos from the 2017 Western Meet in Penticton
http://www.firstgenmc.com/album/17WMeet/17WMeet.shtml

 

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All I can say is... what a fun group we have. 29 Montes, over 60 people, so much fun. Photos and stories to follow.

With another winter of mysterious issues with the Monte behind me..........again, and one minor issue since I got it running again this spring I am confident enough to make a bold prediction. I w

Leaving for Summerland in the AM & will see ya all there............................... p,s, All Drive Safe  Doug

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Sounds like fun but that date of 2017 is in the past......    Sorry Aaron couldn't help myself.  I noticed this while I was pulling info off your post for the next newsletter.  Please let me know if the days of the 20th through the 23rd is correct because I did use those days figuring you only made a mistake on the year.

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Am now officially Registered & Room booked for the event.  :yay:

They were right saying how Internet Explorer does not work well for this On-Line Registration.  I tried 4 times and kept asking me to provide info for 2nd Car (which I don't have) :doh:

So changed to Firefox and it was a SNAP....................... :)

 

Doug

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On 9/29/2018 at 11:11 AM, colonel said:

Got confirmation email yesterday and I have the same car number as the last show here.  #70.

 

Anybody else get the same number?

Thats Awesome Kev, I am number 71 going on the 71ss hahaha

Darren

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Very nice shot of the valley Aaron.  Such a picturesque place.  Looking forward to it more each time I check on this.

Darren, I wonder if a 72 Monte got #72.  That would be kind of neat for the 3 of us to be side by side in the show.

You don't have that car you had at the last show anymore?  The all original one except for 1 fan belt and the tires?

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6 months to go!

Already more than half of the 850 spots at Peach City Beach Cruise are full. If you plan to have your car in the show I suggest you register as soon as you can.

Also get your hotel booked if you have not already done so as rooms are limited in the area. If you can't get a room let me know and I will see if I can find one for you near the official hotel.

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We will have a great variety of Monte Carlos at this meet. Works in progress, a convertible, LS conversions, an 11,000 mile original, 4-speeds, SS454s, 72 Customs, and many other great rides.

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