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Penquis Cruizers auto club to hold hot rod show in Milo, offer awards

June 20, 2009 - TRC

Cruize - In lineup from 2008
(from the TRC photo album)

The 20th Cruize-In will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Sunday, June 28, at the JSI Store Fixtures parking lot on Route 11 in Milo.

The event, which will be held rain or shine, is co-sponsored by the Penquis Cruizers (the local automobile club), and the Milo Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization.

Around 11:00 a.m. the rap contest and the bumper ball contest will be held. Dash plaques will be provided for those who enter their cars and trucks at the event.

National Street Rod Association inspections will be available at no charge for vehicles registered at the Cruize-In, sponsored by area inspectors from Central Maine Street Rods and the National Street Rod Association inspectors in the .

Car-related items donated by area businesses and by Cruizer and PTO members, will be auctioned beginning at 1:00 p.m.

Traditional awards will be presented for the longest distance traveled on the day of the event; best-appearing club, which will be presented to the club with the most vehicles registered; and best hard-luck story for whoever encountered the greatest difficulty during the trip to the Cruize-In.

A trophy also will be presented to the vehicle voted “favorite cruizer” by the participants.

Awards will be given to winners of the contests held throughout the day.

There will also be giveaways throughout the day.

Music will be provided by Neptune Entertainment and the Three Rivers Kiwanis will provide refreshments.

Admission is $3.00 for adults, free to children under 13 when accompanied by an adult. There is a $2.00 admission fee for youngsters who arrive unaccompanied by an adult.

For more information about the Cruize-In call 965-8070.

NOTE - This article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of the TRC Alliance Team.