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Vanning Around the World
   

Please send all flyers to Judith Pilon, 817 Wildabon Ave., Lake Wales, FL 33853
or e-mail. 
Judpilon@aol.com  or 407-484-2234 

 

     
     
2020


I HAVE LISTED THOSE EVENTS THAT I KNOW ARE CANCELLED.  PLEASE CONTACT A HOST TO BE SURE THE EVENT IS STILL ON


Please note.  Price is for a Van and 2 adults, children under 17 are free unless otherwise noted in the event listing. Extra persons means adults.


 
November   Return to Top
21
FL
Turkey Van Run 2020 - A van show at Rossmeyer's Destination Daytona, 1637 North U.S. Hwy 1, Ormond Beach, FL 32174 from  10 AM - 3 PM.  Show-N-Shine under covered pavilion for the first 60 vans.   Green Demons Vans will be hosting a Thanksgiving Turkey meal during the show at Rossmeyer's  for $10 a plate. All the vanners have to be out of the pavillion by 4 PM.  Trophy presentations should be over by 3:30 PM  After the show is over, some of the participants will truck over to Bulow RV Resort to attend the FVC meeting, below, and camp out.
21 FL Florida Van Council (FVC) meeting -  Bulow RV Resort, 3345 Old Kings Road, South Flagler Beach, FL  32136 . contact Kelsey @844-289-6234 to make a camping reservation.  This meeting is being held in conjunction with the Turkey Van Run 2020 van show, (above).  FVC members can participate in the van show and Turkey lunch meal at Rossmeyer's, then attend the FVC meeting at Bulow RV Resort.  The FVC meeting starts at 6 PM.  The traditional Pig Roast, usually held at the November FVC meeting, will be held in conjunction with  the January 16, 2021 FVC meeting at River Forest Group Camping Area in the Ocala National Forest.
28-29
MA
Fill the Van with Toys hosted by Spindle City Truckers Walgreens 369 Plymouth Ave Fall River MA 11:am till 4:PM  see Santa and have a Vantastic time
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5
MA
Truckin for Tots sponsored by the New England Van Council inc. benefiting Greenfield Police Ass and helping the areas Children in Need 10 AM - 4PM at West Warwick Elks Lodge 60 Clyde St. West Warwick, RI  admission one new toy per adult or a cash donation .  Games for kids, music, dash plaques, trophies, food available  Santa will  be there  Info call Joe 401-320-8400
11-13  FL  5th Annual Museum of Vanning Christmas Party Fund Raiser.  Due to the space limitations at the Museum the event will be held at Days Inn, Port Richey 10826 US 19 Port Richey FL. call 727-869-9999 Mention Museum of Vanning for the discounted rate.  Thursday night Pub Crawl, Friday night Pizza Party, Saturday morning breakfast and Covered dish social in the evening (please bring your favorite dish to share) .  Pool side Live music and Tiki Bar, Saturday 10PM Band is Bickley Rivera Steel Pan Band, Museum Tours, Chinese Auction, Ugly Sweater contest, Event Patches, Dash Plaques,and shirts.  $20. per person donation, $15. for museum members includes all activities entertainment & 3 meals.  Call Joe @ 727-863-7033 or Surferjo2@aol.com  or www.museumofvanning.com 
2021
    Please note.  Price is for a Van and 2 adults, children under 17 are free unless otherwise noted in the event listing. Extra persons means adults.
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15-18  FL Vanners in the Forest VII - Theme is "Ring of Fire" - Florida Van Council - River Forest Group Camping area - 45700 River Forest Blvd. Deland, FL 32720 - Ocala National Forest (near Deland) -  Pre-Reg cutoff is January 5, 2021     Pre-reg vans w/2 adults  $45   Gate  $55  -  Pre-reg Sleep-in Trailers/Motor Homes w/2 adults  $65   Gate  $75  -  Additional adults  $10  each - Kids under 16 Free - Day guests $5 each    Friday night:  Chili Cook-off or soup -   Saturday noon: FVC meeting - Saturday evening Pig Roast/Covered Dish + BAND - We provide the meat for the Pig Roast.  Kids 16 and under need to be in their campsite after 10 PM - Gate opens at 3:00 PM on Friday. Please do not come early Those who stay Sunday night MUST BE OUT OF THE CAMPGROUND BEFORE 11 AM MONDAY!!   Info: Bruce (386) 527-2484  Click here for flier
February   Return to Top
3-7 CA  Postponed until February 7-16-2022 Council of Councils hosted by Pacific Van Council at the  Buena Park, CA  suite with sitting area 2 TV' (2 Beds) with  $105. Radisson  714-739-5600 Click Here for all the Details 
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5-7
FL
Laid Back Weekend.  Primitive at Sidewinders by Broward Chapter. Target shooting, bonfire, pot luck etc. $20 per van pre-reg or at gate.  If you are coming but can not pre-reg please call to let them know you are coming.  Make checks payable to: Earl Morris  Mail to: Linard Morris; 12931 SW 10th Court; Davie, FL 33325  From I-75 exit 439 to SR136, Left 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
    Please note.  Price is for a Van and 2 adults, children under 17 are free unless otherwise noted in the event listing. Extra persons means adults.
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 23-25   PA Pennsylvania Van Council, Inc presents our 6th installment of the The Thaw.  at Gratz County Fairgrounds Valley View PA 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. Mark your calendars and make sure to get to The Thaw. Vans and trucks only. (Trucks must be affiliated with a club)
May   Return to Top
7-9
OH
Spring Back by Vans on the Run Knox County Fairgrounds OH  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 More to come as available
14-16
MO
Spring Fever 43 by Vantasia vans The Wild Wild West 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.  trailers $10. extra people over 18 $10. pre reg by 5/10 send to Vantasia Vans  PO Box 901793l, Kansas City MO  64190 contact Don Noone at  913-486-8866. or Patti 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.
28-31
IN
42nd Midwest International Truck-in  "Goes to the Movies" location Jasper County Fairgrounds Rensselaer, IN  Hot showers and plenty of restrooms. for more info go to www.midwestvansltd.com  or contact Game at 219-405-5994 mvlgame@comcast.net or mvldodge1@gmail.com  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. 2068 Ramblewood St Highland, IN  46322 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.
28-31
NY
Memorial Day Weekend  Lost in Hawaii "Hosted by Concerned Vanners" at Washington County Fairgrounds, 392 Old Schuyerville RD  Greenwich, NY gates open noon on Friday Pre-reg by 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 pre 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


Please note.  Price is for a Van and 2 adults, children under 17 are free unless otherwise noted in the event listing. Extra persons means adults.
June   Return to Top
10-13  Ont/CA
 Van-fest 25  Canada's Largest Van and Truck show or e-mail vanfest@hotmail.com  , pre-reg by 6/1 $60. gate $75. Early camping $30. Camper and trailer $40 extra people $20. Vendor Fee $100. Show only no camping $30   from the west on 401 take Wellington Rd to Hwy 3 St. Thomas to Springwater Rd. to the Conservation Rd.  From the East 401 to Hwy 73 thought Aylmer to Conservation Rd.  address is 8079 Springwater Road Aylmer, ON  GPS Cords are N 42 45.019 W 81 01.685  info 1-519-225-2969 Mail to Vanfest  23254 Highbury Ave N. RR$ Denfield Ontario CA N0M1P0
27
MI
Annual Baker's of Milford. Gathering of the Early's (all Vans are Welcome)  2025 Milford Rd.  Milford, MI  48381  contact Bill for more info wjhgski@aol.com   248-931-2455.  Raffles, goodie bags, a $5.00 donation will help defray the cost. Saturday night Free primitive camping on the grounds.  Port-a-john will be available

  Please note.  Price is for a Van and 2 adults, children under 17 are free unless otherwise noted in the event listing. Extra persons means adults.
July   Return to Top
7-11
MN
8th Van Nationals hosted by Twin City Vans, Inc. Freeborn County Fairgrounds 1031 Bridge Ave. Albert Lea, MN  this is a large open grounds with paved roads, Plenty of water and electric, restrooms and showers. Classification on Thursday, Light show on Friday night, Vans show Friday morning, parade to town and public show on Saturday.  Lots of live music and fun and games for all over 18 $20. Bring your vanning collectables for a display Pre-reg by June 15th, Van and 2 adults pre-reg $55. gate, $70. Camping trailers pre-reg $25, $35. extra people gate Early arrivals starting 7/6 at noon, $15 per van and $15. per trailer. send pre-reg to 48th National Truck-in 210 Knoll Dr. Battle Creek, MI  49017-8009 information contact Jim Cecil jcecil@charter.net  612-978-7032 vendors Nate Van Hofwegen Natescustomersewing@hotmail.com  612-720-9529 For more info go to WWW.Van-nationals.com  you can also pre-reg on line.Trophy sponsorship available
August   Return to Top
11-15
CA
17th Annual Wild in the Woods by Sunshine Supervans  Pre-reg only.  Wooded Hills, CA  Gates open 12 PM Pre-reg by 7/15 Cost $40 1 vehicle and 2 adults. contact info.  Bill-o   928-754-4027 cell 928-201-2001 or Michelle  Lilsis74@sbcglobal.net  Phone 702-885-6139 
13-16 MA
Boogie Affair by New England Van Council.  At Franklin County Fairgrounds 91 Wisdom  Way, Greenfield MA. Hot showers, flush toilets, Vendors, games, Hot wheel and RC races, Volley Ball, public van show.  Pre reg by 7/8 $40. gate $45. this is the price for van/truck and 2 adults and children under 15. extra people  $10 each. Trailers under 16' $15. over 16' $25. Motor homes and van pre reg $65 Send to New England Van Council c/o Judi Baker 329 Wildwood Ave Worcester, MA 01603 info Call Dave 508-826-2272 or Ed 401-639-0130
13-16
IL
CITA Birthday Truck-in 44 The train Wreck .   pre-reg by August 1st. Call Sarah 217-454-0431 or Holly 217-246-5705 Spring Creek Campground,81 N 500 East RD  Montrose, IL Pre-reg is $42. Trailers $18. Extra persons $15. Saturday night covered dish. Send pre-reg to CITA 102 Illini Ave Allenville IL 61915
    Please note.  Price is for a Van and 2 adults, children under 17 are free unless otherwise noted in the event listing. Extra persons means adults.
September
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3-6
OR
Corn Cob Camp out #467 by Zephyr Vans and Truck Assn. at Schroeder Park in Grants Pass Oregon  In spaces 1-17 excluding 7. Float trip, plenty of sweet corn. Pre-reg by August 20 $70. US for van and 2 adults. $80. gate. extra adults over 18. $20. trailers $20.  RV's $100. pre-reg $110. at gate.  Contact Paula 510-352-2606 for T-shirts contact  Lynn 510-512-2979 send to Zephyr @ 1651 Burkhart Ave San Leandro, CA 94579
3-6
PA
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
3-6
IN
C.A.V.E-in by Chicagoland  Area Van Enthusiast at Jasper County Fairgrounds Rensselaer IN Pre-reg $45. gate $60. Thursday $20 Trailers, $20, extra people $15, pre-reg by 8/25 send to Sherman Simmons 2068 Remblewood S.. Highland, IN  46322 contact Sherman for info 708-536-8291
16-19
PA
Keystone Madness by Performance Vans at Summit Station, PA pre-reg by 9/1 $40.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 Sharpie 610-210-2830 show and shine food vendors, games, live music light show. vans, panels and pick-ups welcome
24-26 OH Last Chance by TIT at Tall Timber Lake New Philadelphia PA Pre-reg $40 gate $45. trailers $20.  send to TIT PO Box 270 Bolivar OH  44612
October
Please note.  Price is for a Van and 2 adults, children under 17 are free unless otherwise noted in the event listing. Extra persons means adults.
1-3
NC
GSVR XVII  by the Southeast Van Council at Flaming Arrow Campground 283 Flaming Arrow Dr. Whittier NC  877-497-6161 to make your reservations with the campground.  Friday night Hot Wheels Races, Saturday  Show & shine  50/50 raffle, games, moonshine contest awards live entertainment. Reserve by 9/1 tent site with electric $30. Rv site full hookup $40. extra adults $5. per day.  www.southeastvancouncil.com  Southeast van council on FB  https://www.facebook.com/SoutheastVC
8-11
WI
A Howling Van-Pir-te by Hi-Rollin Vans at Walworth County Fairgrounds, Elkhorn. WI pre-reg by 10/1/20 $50. Gate $55 extra people $20. sleeping trailers $15. Thursday camping $25.  mail to Hy-Rollin Vans  c/o Taz 12866 W. Country Club Ave Waukegan IL  60087  info Taz 847-560-5147  www.hyrollinvans.com
8-11
CA
King City. West Coast Van Nationals.  @ Salinas Valley Fairgrounds pre-reg $40. gate $45. motor homes $50. gate $55.  small trailers $20. over 10 ft $20  make checks payable to Kathy Willis send to 4136 Carola Ave. San Jose, CA  95130  Kathy 408-249-4451
15-17
IA
HOAVC'S HAVOC #15 Jasper County Fairgrounds Colfax IA  $35. pre reg and $40 at the gate.  extra people $15. Thursday night $20.  send check to HOAVC c/o Mike Phillips  24205 NE 136th Excelsior Springs MO  64024






2022

     
February

7-16
CA
Council of Councils hosted by Pacific Van Council at the  Buena Park, CA  suite with sitting area 2 TV' (2 Beds) with  $105. Radisson  714-739-5600 - Meeting is on Saturday February 12, 2022 Click Here for all the Details 
 
 
John 11-5-2020

 

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