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Please send all flyers to Judith Pilon, 817 Wildabon Ave., Lake Wales, FL 
or e-mail.  or 407-484-2234 



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Carnival Sunshine cruise. Leaves from Port Canaveral Fl and going to the Southern Caribbean which includes the port of Aruba, Curacao, and Grand Turk,  Contact Eddie Smith
Council of Councils 2018 Voodoo on the Bayou 2 - Romp in the Swamp -  Vintage Chevy Van Council - New Orleans, LA  Vintage Chevy Van Council on Facebook  CofC 2018 on Facebook
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44th annual Ground hog Party at Magnuson Grand Hotel 19067 W. Frontage Rd. Raymond, IL  make hotel reservations Call 217-324-2100 rooms $74.50 plus tax. ($15. per night extra for pets) includes free breakfast.  Weekend party price is $25. per person with free Beer and live music, 8-12 in the main party room.  DJ Saturday.(Sat only is $15 per person
Saturday 5th Annual Buss Ride to Fast Eddies Bonaire & the Grafton Winery.  Free Beer and Coctails on the bus.  pre-entry required buss is $20. send to Vanatics Ground hog party PO box 192 Auburn, IL  62615 call Darrin 217-652-6968 for more info
Totally Confused #3 by Wheels of Confusion Square Mile Park 16801 Euclid St. Fountain Valley CA
Laid Back Weekend.  Primitive at Sidewinders by Broward Chapter. Target shooting, bonfire, pot luck etc. $15 per van pre-reg or at gate
Make checks payable to: Earl Morris
Mail to: Earl Morris; 12931 SW 10th Court; Davie, FL 33325
From I-75 exit SR136, Right on US 41 past Steven Foster Memorial; at flashing light turn right on SR137, cross railroad tracks take first right on 157 Ave.; follow around to the big log home.
Info: directions – Sidewinder 386-397-1616 eVANt – Linard H. 954-472-0461 M. 754-224-8292
FVC meeting at Laid Back Weekend.  meeting starts at noon

Freeze out 2018 by Three Trails Vans new location. beer Friday and Saturday night.  Noons Toons  955 Macon St Bevier, MO  on site Water slide, paddle boats, restaurant, and store, near by attractions Walt Disney's home town and museum, JC Penny's  and Mark Twain's , General Pershing's boyhood homes and museum  plenty of elec and hot showers.  All vehicles welcome pre-reg or gate same price of $35 for Vehicle and 2 adults.  $10 for each extra adult over 17 . Thrusday night early arrival $18. call Keith for more info 816-322-3317
  24   MI  44th Annual Action Vans of MI hall party.  Setups, Band, Darts, Awards Raffles, food available, $15. per person. VFW Post 4422  11590 Pine St. Taylor MI  hours 8 pm - 1 AM  call Bob 313-505-1915 for more info
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6-8 FL Together Again - Hi-Way Vanners - A Primitive Event - 8888 Gobbler Dr. - Floral City, FL  -  A weekend of camping on a private lake with canoes, campfires and family style fun.  - Fishing Contest, raffles, hot wheels racing, 50/50, games, midnight grill, music, scavenger hunt, pancake social, van show -   Pre-reg by March 9, 2018  $65 per van (2 people) All you can eat dinners for 2 nights, included. Gate $85 - Additional person $20 - Children $10 - Click Here for Flier
Spring Forward with Free Bird vanners at Shenandoah Acres Family Camp 348 Lake Rd. Stuarts Draft VA.Full hook up. game, show n shine t-shirts. info Pain Brush 804-288-6634. pre-reg by 3/16 $40 for van and 2 extras $10 gate $50 van and 2 extras $10. early arrivals $15. extras $10. campers $15. call campground to rent Cabins 540-337-2277.
The Cove #13 a Free Camp out.  50/50 raffle, meet vanners, camp by the water.  goodie bags, games. Dash Plaques etc. Directions RT 163 between Christmas Tree Pass and the Needles Highway  west of Laughlin in the Lake Mead Recreation Area.  (there is a stop sign coming out of the turn off)  The road is very bumpy but suitable for large motor homes and vans  GPS N35 13.992 W 114 35.637  Call Bill-O 928-201-2001  or Michelle 702-885-6139
Spring Thaw #4 Hosted by the PA Van Council  at the Gratz Fairgrounds 601 E. Market St. Gratz PA Pennsylvania Van Council, Inc presents our 4th installment of the The Thaw. We will have a Band on Saturday night. Games and music on Friday night. Games for young and old Saturday. Van Show during the day Saturday and Light and Sound off show Saturday night. Mark your calendars and make sure to get to The Thaw. Vans and trucks only. (Trucks must be affiliated with a club).
Blue Grass Vanners   in Friendship IN. Bluegrass Vanners present Van Jam 42...Vantasy Island....where your weirdest dreams come true....come on out and join us in celebrating our 42nd Van Jam....we have plenty of electricity..running showers(bring quarters) house.. flush toilets..washer/dryer on site....we are within walking distance from the store and the bar and grill....there will be adult games....Costume n shine... late night adult games Friday and Saturday nights (after the kids go to bed)...we ask that all children under 16 be in there own campsite by 10 pm..we will be having bands Friday and Saturday nights...there will be plenty of raffles..t-shirts and patches....there is a stream/river that runs along side of the campground bring your fishing gear and try to catch some....we have had a change in our prices this year and its $35.00 to per-enter....$45.00 at the gate....this price also includes Thursday and is a van with two people extra people are $10.00 and 16 and under are free...walkins are $10.00...RV camper trailers $20.00 and club trailers are free.....NO FIREARMS/WEAPONS OR FIREWORKS ALLOWED ON THE CAMP GROUNDS.....please mail your pre entries to the P.O. Box.........for you people using GPS....the address is 7249 First Street, Friendship, IN 47021....hope to see everyone there!!!!
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Vanniversary 44 by Central Iowa Vanners at Jasper County Fairgrounds. 359 N. Walnut St. Colfax. IA  5004 pre-reg by 4/14 $45. gate $50.  Mail to CIV c/o Bonnie Ritz 11549 Rutledge Rd. Ottumwa , IA  52501
. hot showers plenty of electric.heated building to party in.
. for more info call Sue 515 266 8564
4-6 FL Cinco your Lips In the River  - Fore Play Vanners - Ellie Ray's RV Resort - 3349 Northwest 110th St. - Branford, FL  32008  - Ellie Ray's is located just south of Brandford on US129 after you cross the river it is the second right. Snorkeling spring on site as well as a Beautiful Pool, Bar / Restaurant - Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner - Canoe rentals - Much more - Van Show & Live Music -  $65 pre-reg. by April 1st, 2017. - Additional Cost at the Gate - for Sleep in Trailers or RV's - More info: Gnarly 727-235-1260 OR Shogun 386-804-1063   Click Here for Flier
Spring Back Spring Back Van-in  theme is Zombie Apocalypses  At the fairgrounds Mt. Vernon OH.  at Knox CO Fairgrounds, 129 Fairgrounds Rd., Mt. Vernon Oh.   Dinner on Saturday night.  Live music Show and Shine, games, Saturday night dinner etc pre-reg $30. by 5/1 at get $40. trailers $15. extras people over 2 vanners in van $10. each Thursday arrival extra $15.  Dash Plaques, van show, Games, Live music Patches, t-shirts , food vendor Vans on the Run PO Box 247614 Columbus, OH  43224  call 614-271-0563
Spring Fever #41Wasted away in Vantasiaville  New location Shoemaker's RV Park, Bevier, MO  Celebrate 41 years of Spring Fever.  Grounds has a swimming beach water slide paddle boats plenty of showers and 30 and 50 amp electric restaurant and store. Vans only pre-entry van and 2 adults 2 night pre-entry $50/ 3 night $60.  gate 2 nights $60. 3 nights $70. extra nights $15. extra nights $15. trailers $10. extra people over 18 $10. pre reg by 4/10 send to Vantasia Vans  8649 North Hull, Kansas City MO  64154 contact Don Noone at  913-486-8866. or Patti at  check our the grounds at  955 Macon St Bevier, MO  on site Water slide, paddle boats, restaurant, and store, near by attractions Walt Disney's home town and museum, JC Penny's  and Mark Twain's , General Pershing's boyhood homes and museum.
42nd Midwest International Truck-in Tail Gate Party in it's new location Jasper County Fairgrounds Rensselaer, IN  Hot showers and plenty of restrooms. for more info go to  or contact Game at 219-405-5994 or  pre-reg by 5/9 pre-reg $45. Gate $60. van and 2 adults. If you arrive on Thursday $20., trailers $20. extra people send to Sherman Simmons 708-536-8291 c/o Midwest Vans Ltd. 245 Heritage Dr. Dyer, IN  46311 pub crawl on Sunday, Show-n-shine, Bright -n-shine, Raffles, VanKana, Game, Food and Ice, Bright-n-shine, bands ADA Accessible  Indiana does not sell alcohol on Sundays.
Memorial Day Weekend   "Hosted by Concerned Vanners" at Washington County Fairgrounds, 392 Old Schuyerville RD  Greenwich, NY gates open noon on Friday Pre-reg b y 5/1  $40. van and 2 people extra people over 16 $10  Gate $45. trailers under 16 ft. $15. over $25. early arrivals $5. per day  motor homes and van pre-reg $65. gate $70  motor homes alone per reg $55. gate $60.  call Lucy 518-891-3093 or Frank 203-732-2179  mail to Lost Memorial Day Weekend C/O Lucy McCasland PO Box 893 Saranac Lake, NY  12983
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Buckeyes Van Association Presents Up in Smoke at Trumbull County Fairgrounds 899 Everett Hull Rd. Cortland OH  Pre-reg van and 2 adults $35. gate $40.  trailers $25. Extra people $10. vendors $100.send to Buckeye Van Asso. c/0 Cherie Smith 956 Andrew Ave, Salem, OH  44460 info Cherie 330-332-1906
Good Times Truck-in by Twin City vans  43rd annual will be held at the Fillmore County Fairgrounds in Preston, MN Pre-reg by 6/4 $40 gate $45. extra adults $10. each.  trailers free as long as you park with the truck-in instead of the actual designated campground area where you could be charged extra. Potluck supper Saturday evening.  Show & shine, games for all, goody bags showers, flush toilets and dump station.  Vans & panels only unless special arrangements are made in advance.  Bike trails, grocery store, vars and restaurants nearby.  contact Trigger at or call him at 763-269-4130 check out Facebook

Eastern Van Nationals by MD Van Council at Lake Fairfax Park Campground. 1400 Lake Fairfax Dr. Reston, VA  20190 Pre-reg deposit on one night stay is a must to hold spot sue by March 10  balance must be paid by Van Blessing of May 26. Everyone must register with campground office upon arrival  $90. For the weekend or $80. For seniors 65 and older. Tent sites are $50 for the weekend for each tent .  not cabins available  All fee are for van & 2 adult’s  $10 for all additional adult’s for the weekend

Van-fest21.  Canada's Largest Van and Truck show or e-mail  ,    from the west on 401 take Wellington Rd to Hwy 3 St. Thomas to Springwater Rd. to the Conservation Rd.  From the East 401 to Hwy 73 thought Aylmer to Conservation Rd.  address is 8079 Springwater Road Aylmer, ON  GPS Cords are N 42 45.019 W 81 01.685 details to come
FVC meeting and overnight tentatively scheduled for Pioneer Park in Zolfo Springs FL $16.05 without electric. $21.40 with electric.  no reservations can be made.  first come first served.  more to come on this one
CBS Vans Vanner Circus. Mudstock OH.  pre-reg $30. gate $35. extra vanners over 2 $10. no electric or water.Electric for medical reasons provided  make check to Jamie Thornburg  44816 CR 23 Coshocton OH  

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the 46th Van Nationals (the Mother Load) Jasper County Fairgrounds 2671 W. Clark St.  Rensselaer, IN  Worlds Largest Van Happening, Show N' Shine on Saturday, Rock N' Roll, Goodie Bag's, Dash Plaques Lots of Vendors and great Vans (the Whole Works)  General Admission (van and 2 people) Pre-entry $55.  Gate $70. Camper trailers pre-entry $20. gate $35.  Extra People $20.  Friday - Sunday only $45. Pre event Camping Van $30 trailers $20.  Mail pre-reg to National Truck-in Board 308 Lilac Lane LasVegas, NV  89107 for more info visit   or call 502-822-NATS Gates will not open until 7/25 do not come early as the Fair will still be going on and there is no place to line up) here are two campgrounds that are fairly close.  Remington IN Caboose Lake Campground 219-261-3828 or Fair Oaks, IN  Oak lake Family Campground 215-306-8233

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BFE7 by Knightmare Vanners Inc.  Wet n Wild Summer Camp.  @ Richland County Fairgrounds 340 Lantz Rd. 200 campsites, water, power and showers. Bands Friday and Saturday, Blender Blast by Vandangos, Show and shine and bright and shine, Vanner Flea market, and all the rest of the goodies you come to expect.  pets on leash,must have shots and register at gate.  Vans and panels only, Every camp needs a talent show.  come prepared to show off your talent Saturday night during Blender Blast.Vendors call Jeff 419-543-9093 or Amy 419-610-6296. pre-reg by 7/31 to 269 Walnut Street NCT,  oh  43832 make checks payable to Knightmare Vanners Inc.  pre-reg $40. van and 2 vanners $10. extra persons Gate $50. and $10 for extra people. trailers are and additional $10 for the weekend
Wild in the Woods #15 by Sunshine Super Vans at Wooded Hill Group-CA Directions from North I-5 take 805 or 15 south  take I 8 E exit S1 (Sunrise Highway turn Left at Morris Ranch/wooded Hills look for the pink right turn  928-201-2001  or Michelle  702-885-6139 PRE-REG ONLY  $40 for van and 2 adults and kids.  Space is limited please let us know if your going to participate  Mail to Bill-o 3440 Sunbonnet Dr. Bullhead City AZ  86429
FVC meeting and truck-in additional information to be announced
Return to Butler by Three Rivers Vans @Butler County Fairgrounds located on RT 422.1127 New Castle Rd. Prospect, PA.  Van and 2 people Pre-reg by August 10th, $50. Gate $55.  Camping trailers $25. extra people in van (over 15 years old)$25.  Send to Three Rivers Vans Inc. 303 Baker Dr. Aliquippa, PA 15001 call Carol at 724-375-6484 for more info
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Corn Cob Camp out Zephyr Vans and Truck Asso. at Schroeder Park in Grand Pass Oregon  In spaces 3-17 Float trip, plenty of sweet corn. Pre-reg by August 20 $60. US for van and 2 adults. $70. gate. extra adults over 18. $20. trailers $20.  RV's $90. pre-reg $100. at gate.  Contact Paula 510-352-2606 or Lynn 510-512-2979 send to Zephyr @ 1651 Burkhart Ave San Leandro, CA 94579
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H.A.V.E."S12 Annual Van-in Mardi Gras? Truck-in at Lake George Cabins & RV Park, 8966 County Rd. 90,  Lake George, CO 80827 sponsored by the H.A.V.E.s & H.A.V.E N.O.T.S Restroom, showers, power, live Band, Shot Bar, Beer, games, Costume Party , horse shoes, raffles spit & shine, buff & bright. Vans and Panel's only.  Pre-reg $40. by 8-1 gate $45/ van and 2 adults. club trailers $10. sleeping trailers $15. extra people $10. for early arrivals and cabin rental call 719-748-3822  for info contact Beeper 720-434-3042 or Cindy-Lou 719-229-7242 Make checks to H.A.V.E.'s send to Lisa Castaneda  16455 E. Layton Ave. Aurora, CO  80015

Keystone Madness by Performance Vans at Summit Station, PA pre-reg by 9/1 $35.van and 2 adults,  gate $45. $75. motor homes Gate $80., extra people $10. trailers $20. Early arrivals welcome $5. per night. send to Performance vans PO Box 1333 Pottstown, PA  19454 call mike 610-779-3677 t-shirts, show and shine food vendors, games, live music lite show. vans, panels and pick-ups welcome
Oktoberfest Truck-in #42 by Bar City Vans at La Crosse Interstate Fairgrounds N4985 Co. Rd M West Salem, WI  Electricity and Showers, Chili Cook Off, Band Saturday night, Pre reg by 9/7 $40. Campers $10.  Gate $45.  Van and 2 adults.  extra adults $10.  send to Bar City Vans  n2798 Garbers Rd. La Crosse, WI  54601
Last Chance #41 at New Philly OH. at Woods Tall Timbers Lake . 1921 Tall Timber Lake RD.  van and 2 people gate $40. Gate $50 trailers $20. extra people $10.  Cabin rentals available 330-602-4000 Mail to TIT PO Box 270 Bolivar, OH  44612
GSVR XIV Cherokee, NC Hosted by Southeast Van Council.  Friday night Soup & Sandwiches. Covered dish pot luck dinner Saturday night, Hot Wheels race, show & shine, 50/50's games, moonshine contest. Live music Saturday night by Moonshine Creek.  Call Flaming Arrow Campground to make your reservations 828-497-6901 (local) or 877-497-6161 (toll free)  283 Flaming arrow Dr. Whittier,  NC 28789 
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46th Annual West Coast Van Nationals at King City CA  Pre-reg $40 gate $45. motor homes $50 Gate $55. small trailers $10 trailers over 10 ft $20  pre-reg deadline 10/2 make checks payable to Kathy Willis  4136 Carola Ave, San Jose, CA  95130  info          Phone 408-249-4451
  2/19/18 judith-

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