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Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by scoop, May 30, 2010.

  1. scoop
    Joined: Jul 4, 2001
    Posts: 1,464


    Tokyo,it'll be good to see ya,been awhile.
  2. Hardy
    Joined: Nov 21, 2007
    Posts: 56


    1st time going to bttf, on saturday, as a spectator only, what's the best way to get in for public parking? Or should I do park and ride from one of the outer lots?
  3. 2MNYTYS
    Joined: Feb 29, 2008
    Posts: 40

    from MN

    Actually the Mecum Auction moved down there this year so it will be fenced off for cars going through the auction.
  4. Park and Ride is much easier to get in and out of. If you don't mind a bit of a wait for the buses and such, it's my favorite way to spectate at the Fairgrounds during a big event.
  5. burl
    Joined: Nov 28, 2007
    Posts: 842

    from Minnesota

    lot of times ive parked across the street in residential areas.Its ussually cheep and easy to get out of.
  6. as per the MSRA site

    10,766 Street Rods, Customs, Classics Registered So Far!
  7. Granger Perry
    Joined: Jul 12, 2009
    Posts: 134

    Granger Perry
    from Albany, WI

    Is it the 18th yet?
  8. 34cpe5w
    Joined: Feb 12, 2004
    Posts: 2,004

    1. 34 Fords

    If anyone is looking for a hotel room, I have one available at the Holiday Inn Roseville right off County Rd C. $105/night. I have Navy duty in CA, so I will not be able to attend this year.

    PM me
  9. sodas38
    Joined: Sep 17, 2004
    Posts: 2,410


    That bites too bad you can't make it, was hoping to see you there.
  10. OshkoshRob
    Joined: Jun 16, 2008
    Posts: 388

    from Oshkosh

    We'll be there again! I might actually take a car this year just so I can park close....we'll see.
  11. It's my first time this year... go easy on me fellas....
  12. SO have we decided where the meet and greet is going to be? Oh DW we are all ways easy on ya!
  13. That's brave. :eek: They ougth to have a great time.:) Kudos
  14. I think that's a great idea Terry. I was thinking of multiple day M & G. but at a set spot. I'm working on a banner to mark what ever place we deside. The Bandshell seemed to be popular but if behind Wings trailer, as suggested by Bob, is better, that works for me. If I set up from 11:00 til 2:00 does that work? I don't want to spend the whole time there but If people want to trade off thru the day that would be good.
  15. scoop
    Joined: Jul 4, 2001
    Posts: 1,464


    I did'nt think you were coming,got enough room to haul some bedsides back with you?They're 50" long.
  16. Bob K
    Joined: Mar 3, 2001
    Posts: 5,772

    Bob K
    Member Emeritus
    from Antigo Wi.

    What???? You aren't going to the Rumble!!!!!!
  17. scoop
    Joined: Jul 4, 2001
    Posts: 1,464


    Bob,you bringing the 52?My wife wants a ride,uh in you car!
  18. blinddaddykarno
    Joined: Feb 5, 2008
    Posts: 121


    My 15 year old son and I will be there; looks like Friday and Saturday. Will still only be civilians, as none of the projects have progressed any where far enough to drive there:(. Hopefully next year Adam and I will be stylin' and profilin' in the caddy powered '50 Chev p/u!! What times at band shell?

  19. after telling them my qualifications:eek:
    I voluntered to help and they told me to sit in the lester bldg and answer questions sun aft!!:rolleyes:
    anyone got the answers??:confused:
  20. I should be able to, where do they need to go !
  21. Last year we met at 12:00 on Sat. This year I'm gonna set up a home base spot around 11:00 and run until 2:00 or so. Friday Sat and Sunday.
    That way HAMBers can come and go all day and just hang out if they want.
    The Bandshell is still the spot unless someone else has a better idea.
  22. Bob K
    Joined: Mar 3, 2001
    Posts: 5,772

    Bob K
    Member Emeritus
    from Antigo Wi.

    Hopefully I am Scott, waiting for new tires now.

  23. Keeping fingers crossed the extended forecast gets better!!
  24. Murphy32
    Joined: Oct 17, 2007
    Posts: 753

    from Minnesota

    ...Awwww, it's only a 30% chance of rain...that means a 70% chance of sun ! :rolleyes:
  25. 40fordtudor
    Joined: Jan 3, 2010
    Posts: 2,503


    we have three cars in our group--40 cpe, 40 sedan delivery and a chopped 37---lookin forward to a good time---get to work on my 40 for 2-3 days
  26. West of the intersection wright and underwood is the new morton bldng behind it is a grassy hill ?????

    Near the north east entrance to the ol racetrack

    central location me thinks


    stay away from the livestock areas the auction and lack of shade

    and some hambers problems with the animals ... Wisc. Folkers

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  27. toms37gmc
    Joined: Aug 10, 2006
    Posts: 147


    The answers are:
    "Yes you can"
    "No you cant"
    "Right next to the red 32 Ford"
    "Close to the grandstand"
    "Just a little ways off Snelling Ave"

    Those should work for most any situation.
  28. please add "over 10,000 so far"
    and '"they all get here at 3:00 and wait"

    follow the dropped cookie trail!
  29. Stevie D
    Joined: Aug 30, 2001
    Posts: 405

    Stevie D

    We will be there with the wife in tow, well the wife following me in the "T"

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