Sloan Convention Center
Bowling Green, KY
July 14-16, 2011
Many thanks to Joe and Vera Pruitt for inviting us back to this great event!
We were able to send $235.00 to the American Cancer Society's Bowling Green office.
Thursday, July 14
On the road again...
Setup in front lobby of Sloan Convention Center.
The Vette out front.
Andy Roderick's fantastic dioramas.
Bill Herron... from last year.
NCH Grand Marshall, Lance Miller becomes Kentucky Colonel
and gets Key to the City from KY Secretary of State.
Friday, July 15
New spot for the car.
On display, from 1981: The First Vette off the Bowling Green line (w/14 miles!) and Last one off the St. Louis line (w/8 miles!).
The fabulous Cunningham #3 1960, subject of "The Quest", brought by Lance Miller.
Click image for video of my ride in #3, Labor Day weekend last year!
Jacob minding Andy's booth while he went to lunch. He's the son of the lady
in the booth next to mine. (Note that he's wearing one of my Corvettes Conquer Cancer wristbands)
The Homecoming Parade.
Saturday, July 16
Changes at the booth today:
Doug Caldwell gave me a couple boxes of Corvette literature
and promo models, to sell for donations.
Pam Whinnery was there selling her "Celebrity Cookbooks", donating 1/2 the
sale price to the American Cancer Society. She sold 16 books, donating $160.
She got to sign the hood!
Bobby Guthrey also signed the hood for his $25 donation to ACS.
Views from my window at the Holiday Inn: Love the Stars & Stripes water tower!
Sights at the Cruise Night Saturday evening in the Sloan Convention Center parking lot.
While at the Cruise Night, 2 more people signed the hood
for their $25 donation to the American Cancer Society!
Sunday, July 17
Back home, after a quick visit to the National Corvette Museum.