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Friday, Oct 31, 2014

by Nitish Rele

Follow this guest blog for auto enthusiasts by Nitish Rele and get the latest scoop on car shows and events plus new car reviews.

Rise & Shine Cruise-In Cars & Coffee will be held on Nov. 1, 2014

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Dear readers:

The Rise & Shine Cruise-In Cars & Coffee will be held on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Hosted by Garage One with music by Let’s Roll Promotions, the monthly show features Garage One and A&G Industries; Pontiacs featured for this day but all cars welcome as always. Venue is Classic Motors Detail Store, 5136 W. Idlewild Ave., Tampa. There will be free coffee and doughnuts; on the agenda are demonstrations on waxing, polishing, wheel and tire care; door prizes, store specials and $50 cash giveaway. For information, call Gene Teston at (813) 391-3653 or visit http://www.garageonepro.com

See you all there!

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Reeves Motorsports Gathering Nov. 1, 2014

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The monthly Reeves Motorsports Gathering will be held from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.  Car owners and enthusiasts can showcase their classic, exotic, luxury and super cars. Reeves Import Motorcars is at 11333 N. Florida Ave., Tampa (enter from Florida Avenue between Hummer and Subaru). For more information or directions, e-mail Jeff Wisz at jwisz@drivereeves.com, call (813) 933-2811 or visit www.drivereeves.com

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Mason Dixon’s Best of the Best Car Show Nov. 2, 2014

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Mason Dixon’s Best of the Best Car Show, co-hosted by Mustang Club of Tampa, Suncoast Mustang Club and Let’s Roll Promotions, will be held on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Bright House Field, 601 N. Old Coachman Road (U.S. 19 and Drew Street), Clearwater. It is open to all vehicle makes; show car registration from 9 a.m. to 11:30 and awards at 3:30; $25 registration day of show; 50/50. For information, call Mark at (813) 417-2483 or Kevin at (727) 430-9545.

See you all there!

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Mopars with Big Daddy on Nov. 1-2, 2014

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Presented by Florida Mopar Association, the 27th annual Mopars with Big Daddy will be on Nov. 1-2 at Garlits Museum of Drag Racing, Ocala, off Interstate 75 (exit 341), from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is free for spectators but $3 parking; $40 registration for both days. For details, call Buddy Lewis at (407) 442-6020, Jack Morton at (813) 748-3314, Bob Hodson at (407) 620-1886 or visit http://www.floridamoparassociation.com

See you all there!

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Webster Westside Car & Cycle Swap Meet will be Nov. 2

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The monthly Webster Westside Car & Cycle Swap Meet will be Sunday, Nov. 2, at Westside Flea Market, 516 N.W. Third St., Webster. Admission is $5 and car and bike show registration from 8 a.m. to noon. For information, call 1-800-832-7396 or e-mail websterswaps@aol.com

NITISH S. RELE

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Babbos Open Car Show Nov. 1

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The monthly Babbos Open Car Show will be held on Saturday, Nov. 1, at Babbos Italian Bistro and Wine Bar, Icot Center, 13575 58th St. N., Suite III, Clearwater. At the 4 to 9 p.m. show, there will be live music, door prizes, raffle, trophies. There is a $5 registration (all proceeds benefit Wounded Warrior at St. Petersburg VA). The event is hosted by Tri-City Cruisers. For information, call Cheryl at (727) 698-6772.

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Dade City Cruise-in Nov. 1

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The monthly Dade City Cruise-in will be held on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, in historic downtown. The 2 to 7 p.m. cruise-in is now put together by Carlisle Events, which also hosts the bi-annual Zephyrhills Winter and Fall AutoFests. There will be music, games and vendors. For information, call Jim Brady at (717) 243-7855 or visit www.dadecitychamber.org

See you all there! And do look for the latest copy of Motoring Tampa Bay publication!

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Barktoberfest Car & Truck Cruise-In Oct. 26 in Sims Park, New Port Richey

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The seventh annual Barktoberfest Car & Truck Cruise-In will be on Sunday, Oct. 26, at Sims Park, downtown New Port Richey (cruise-in around Orange Lake). Presented by Paw Wash, the show will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.. There will be vendors, food, music, rescue groups, raffles, pet costume contest, entertainment. Admission is free. For information, call (727) 375-7070 or e-mail teampaw@pawwashplus.com

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B.O.P.C. Car Show, Swap Meet Oct. 25 at Old Town

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The 36th annual B.O.P.C. (BUICK, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC, CADILLAC) Car Show & Swap Meet hosted by Olds Club of Florida will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 25 at Old Town, 5770 W. U.S. 192, Kissimmee. All four makes will be on display; charity auction, door prizes, 50/50 raffle; dash plaques to first 150 registrants; pre-register at http://www.oldsclubofflorida.com or day of show. For information, call Karen Stutzman at (813) 689-7855 or email pfiltratio@aol.com

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Skyway Marina monthly Cruise-in & Car Show Oct. 25

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The Skyway Marina monthly Cruise-in & Car Show will be held on Saturday, Oct. 25. It is hosted by the Skyway Marina District Business Association from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at  Flamingo Resort, 4601 34th St. S., St. Petersburg. The free show is open to antique, classic, hot rod, custom and exotic cars, vintage and custom motorcycles and trucks from yesteryear to today; also, there will be food trucks, cold beverages, music, dash plaques and trophies for the cars. For information, call  Christopher Breton at (727) 490-2000, Ext. 7026.

See you all there!

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