Grease, Gears and Grooves 2016

 

August 13th, 2016 the Vancouver Island chapter of the ROADMEN Car Club hosted their first annual ‘Grease, Gears and Grooves’. The Event, included a Show n’ Shine, Pin-Up Pageant, Live Music, Vendors and a Beer Garden.

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The event was held at the Cowichan Exhibition grounds, which was a great location as there was ample space for settling in for the day then camping at night.

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I decided to wear my new Red Collectif Dolores Top and Teal Rock Steady Pin-up Thrills Skirt that I had purchased from Hussy Boutique, at the last moment I remembered to grab my umbrella as our local temps were hot and I knew portable shade would be my friend.

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We arrived late afternoon to the event just in time for the Pin- Up Pageant to start. All the contestants were gorgeous and did so well Dolled up as it was a VERY hot day..! Even Miss.Winny Wonderland was in attendance.. xx

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I appreciated seeing other car clubs participating in the event, as they would have their rides parked together and all were parked with continuity that gave your eye a chance to always land on something favorable.

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I have always been amused by the details..

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We soon found ourselves hanging out close to the Vendors as they were set up in a great bank of shade.

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IG: Gasboy_Customs

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It is great to see that the community grows and sustains its members by continuous support.

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http://www.esty.ca/LuckJsGems

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Glen French/ King of Shades 250.709.7117

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We met some businesses that offered quality service and merchandise for sale.

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We had a great time connecting with our friend, Neil Grocholski @Dirty Monkey Kustoms

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You can read the ‘Dirty Monkey’s’ perspective of the day here below,

http://dirtymonkeykustoms.ca/blogs/our-events/thanks-to-all-who-dropped-by-the-booth-at-the-grease-gears-and-grooves-show-n-shine

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The best part of the day for me was the live music, great talent and tunes were played by, The Hell Katz, Slim Sandy and Hank Angel.

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I am excited to see how the show grows for next year and to return to meet up with familiar faces.

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Thanks H. for all the great Captures of the day..
Boss Mare Betty.. xx

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One thought on “Grease, Gears and Grooves 2016

  1. Looks like a great time was had by
    all. So very glad to C U gettin out +
    having a good time, BossMare.
    It was thru classic cars that I met U.
    Would never have known anything
    about pin-up culture.
    Great post! And Ur lookin great too!

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