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Saturday, Feb 06, 2016

by Nitish Rele

Follow this guest blog for auto enthusiasts by Nitish Rele and get the latest scoop on car shows and events plus new car reviews.

Reeves Motorsports Gathering Feb. 6, 2016

Good morning readers:

The monthly Reeves Motorsports Gathering will be held from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.  Car owners and enthusiasts can showcase their classic, exotic, luxury and super cars. Reeves Import Motorcars is at 11333 N. Florida Ave., Tampa (enter from Florida Avenue between Reeves Subaru and Reeves Maserati). For more information or directions, e-mail Jeff Wisz at jwisz@drivereeves.com, call (813) 933-2811 or visit www.drivereeves.com

Regards,

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Webster Westside Car & Cycle Swap Meet Feb. 7, 2016

Dear readers:

The monthly Webster Westside Car & Cycle Swap Meet will be Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at Westside Flea Market, 516 N.W. Third St., Webster. Admission is $5 and car and bike show registration from 8 a.m. to noon. For information, call 1-800-832-7396 or e-mail websterswaps@aol.com

NITISH S. RELE

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Brandon Tres Amigos Super Charged Saturday Nights Feb. 6, 2016

Dear readers:

Hosted by Tampa Wax Slingers and Tres Amigos Cantina, Super Charged Saturday Nights will be held on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at Tres Amigos, 2025 W. Brandon Blvd., Brandon, from 5 to 8 p.m. One free margarita/soft drink per participating vehicle with purchase of an entrée (tickets can be picked up at Tampa Wax Slingers booth) will be offered. For information, call (813) 409-2630, email jcianfrocca@tampabay.rr.com or visit http://www.cianfroccadetail.com

See you all there!

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Roamin’ Oldies Classic Car Club Cruise-in Feb. 4, 2016

Dear readers:

The monthly Roamin’ Oldies Classic Car Club Cruise-in will be held on Thursday, Feb. 4 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Seafood Dive restaurant, 6186 U.S. 41 N., Apollo Beach. At the free show, there will be classic, modern and specialty cars, live entertainment. For information, call (813) 382-6699.

Best,

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Dade City Cruise-in Feb. 6, 2016

Dear readers:

The monthly Dade City Cruise-in will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6 2016, in historic downtown. There will be music, games and vendors. For information, visit www.dadecitychamber.org

NITISH S. RELE

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Boggy Bottom Auto Fest Jan. 30, 2016

Dear readers:

Hosted by the Tampa Wax Slingers, the Boggy Bottom Auto Fest will be held on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Boggy Bottom Ranch, 8407 Lupton Place, Plant City. This is a family-friendly event held on a 200-acre paradise along the Alafia River; $30 registration will include entry into the show and one wristband for all-you-can-eat buffet; pre-registration is $25; music/DJ by JR Goodman of Muscle Car Network. Gates close for show cars at 10:30 a.m. and the show ends by 4 p.m. For details, call Jessica at (813) 409-2630.

See you all there!

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Dunedin/Clearwater Elks Car Show will be Jan. 24, 2016

Dear readers:

The Dunedin/Clearwater Elks Car Show will be held on Sunday, Jan. 24, at Elks Lodge 1525, 1240 San Christopher Drive, in Dunedin. There is a $20 registration. The show is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and proceeds go to Elks Charities; several trophies to be given; free coffee, hot dog to participants; music provided. For information, call Dave at (727) 734-7871.

Regards,

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Brandon Pep Boys Car Show Jan. 23, 2016

Good morning readers:

A Car Show will be held Saturday, Jan. 23, at Pep Boys Auto Parts & Service, 1747 W. Brandon Blvd., Brandon, from 5 to 8 p.m. There will be free hot dog and soda. For information, call DJ Ed Cullins at (813) 986-4720, (813) 294-7803 or e-mail etc397@aol.com

See you all there!

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Celebrity Auto Festival in Tampa on Jan. 16, 2016

Dear readers:

A Celebrity Auto Festival will be held on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Big Top Flea Market, 9250 E. Fowler Ave., Tampa. It i open to all makes, models; $25 show cars; spectators are free. Register online at http://www.celebrityautofestival.com

See ya all there!

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Elks Lodge #2731 of Zephyrhills Benefit Car & Truck Show Jan. 16, 2016

Dear readers:

Elks Lodge #2731 of Zephyrhills Benefit Car & Truck Show will be on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 in the lodge parking lot, 6851 Wire Road. Cost is $15 pre-registration or $20 day of show, which is from 9 a.m. to noon with awards at 3; open to all years, makes and models. For information, call (727) 321-122 or visit http://www.premiumcarshows.com

Regards,

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