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NO-VEL Squadron 159 American Legion Cruisers

 

Meets the 4th Saturday at 9am

Cruisers Officers

Director  ... Rod Dimon
Assistant Director  ... Lary Kalb
Secretary  ... Mona Hynch
Chaplain  ... Rod Dimon
Sergeants At Arms  ... Brian Copper
   ... John Koss
Membership  ... Red Hynch
Treasurer  ... Lulu Rodick
Historians  ... Fred Jenness

 

 

 

SCHEDULE OF CRUISES & EVENTS

Subject to change

Updated: 30 July 19

 

Rod Dimon recommends that for any cruise, you always have a couple of folding chairs (one for you and the other guy who forgot his) and a cooler of water.

 

Saturday, 3 August

Dearborn Street in Englewood

Park at Four Winds (Magnolia & Dearborn)

Arrive and Leave independently

 

Saturday, 10 August

Ideal Classic Cars

2224 Tamiami Trail Venice

9 am to 1 pm `A Lance DJ Show

PLUS

Cruiser Social at the Post

Dinner, Dance, Music & Fellowship

Allegros Band starts playing at 18:00 hours

Arrive earlier for dinner

 

Wednesday, 14 August

Cruisers Coffee & Donuts

Take your “ride” to Bentley’s Hotel Café

1660 S. Tamiami Trail, Osprey

Just across the road from Oscar Scherer State Park

08:00 – 10:00

 

Saturday, 17 August

West Villages Coffee & Cars

Cool Today Park

18800 S. West Villages Pkwy Venice

0800 – 1100 hours

 

Saturday, 24 August

American Legion Post 159 Buffet Breakfast

Meet: 09:00 hours

Invited Guests: SW Florida Trail Birds (Thunderbird Club)

Drive your classics, weather permitting

Cost $10.00

 

Saturday, 7 September

Dearborn Street in Englewood

Park at Four Winds (Magnolia & Dearborn)

Arrive and Leave independently

 

Saturday, 14 September

Ideal Classic Cars

2224 Tamiami Trail Venice

9 am to 1 pm ~ A Lance Show

PLUS

Cruiser Social at the Post

Dinner, Dance, Music & Fellowship

Bands starts playing at 18:00 hours

Arrive earlier for dinner

 

Sunday, 15 September

Culver’s Restaurant

Cadillac Jimmy Signore Cruise In

7250 S. Tamiami Trail SRQ

1 mile south of Clark Rd

11:00 –14:00 hours – weather permitting

 

Saturday, 21 September

West Villages Coffee & Cars

Cool Today Park

18800 S. West Villages Pkwy Venice

0800 – 1100 hours

 

Also, on Saturday 21 September

The Cruisers are hosting the “Gold Tones” in concert

At Post 159. Tickets $10.00 p/p

Needing a few volunteers. Two at each door to take ticket sales

And attach wrist bands. And two for back up. Thanks for helping!

 

Saturday, 28 September

American Legion Post 159 Buffet Breakfast

Meet: 09:00 hours

Guests: TBD

Cost $10.00

 

Saturday, 5 October

Dearborn Street in Englewood

Park at Four Winds (Magnolia & Dearborn)

Arrive and Leave independently

 

Saturday, 12 October

Ideal Classic Cars

2224 Tamiami Trail Venice

9 am to 1 pm ~ A Lance Show

PLUS

Cruiser Social at the Post

Dinner, Dance, Music & Fellowship

Bands starts playing at 18:00 hours

Arrive earlier for dinner

 

Friday 18 October

The Cruisers are hosting the “Gold Tones” in concert Again! Tickets $10.00 p/p

Needing a few volunteers. Two at each door to take ticket sales and attach wrist bands. And two for back up. Thanks for helping!

 

Saturday, 19 October

West Villages Coffee & Cars

Cool Today Park

18800 S. West Villages Pkwy Venice

0800 – 1100 hours

 

Saturday, 20 October

Culver’s Restaurant

Cadillac Jimmy Signore Cruise In

7250 S. Tamiami Trail SRQ

1 mile south of Clark Rd

11:00 –14:00 hours – weather permitting

 

Saturday, 26 October

American Legion Post 159 Buffet Breakfast

Meet: 09:00 hours

Guests: TBD

Cost: $10.00

 

Saturday 2 November

Dearborn Street in Englewood

Park at Four Winds (Magnolia & Dearborn)

Arrive and Leave independently

 

Saturday 9 November

Ideal Classic Cars

2224 Tamiami Trail Venice

9 am to 1 pm ~ A Lance Show

PLUS

Cruiser Social at the Post

Dinner, Dance, Music & Fellowship

Bands starts playing at 18:00 hours

Arrive earlier for dinner

 

Saturday, 16 November

West Villages Coffee & Cars

Cool Today Park

18800 S. West Villages Pkwy Venice

0800 – 1100 hours

 

Sunday, November 17th

Culver’s Restaurant

Cadillac Jimmy Signore Cruise In

7250 S. Tamiami Trail SRQ

1 mile south of Clark Rd

11:00 –14:00 hours – weather permitting

 

Saturday 23 November

American Legion Post 159 Buffet Breakfast

Meet: 09:00 hours

Cost $10.00

Guests: TBD

 

Holiday Parade

Details to follow

 

Saturday, 7 December

Elks Lodge Car Show

TBD

 

Sunday, 8 December

The Cruiser are hosting a “Cruise-In” at the Post.

08:00 – 11:00 Buffet Breakfast

No trophies or entrance fees!

Just music and cool cars!

 

Saturday, 14 December

Ideal Classic Cars

2224 Tamiami Trail Venice

9 am to 1 pm ~A Lance Show

PLUS

Cruiser Social at the Post

Dinner, Dance, Music & Fellowship

Bands starts playing at 18:00 hours

Arrive earlier for dinner

 

Saturday, 28 December

American Legion Post 159 Buffet Breakfast

Meet: 09:00 hours

Cost $10.00

 

2 Future items:

Cruise to the Military Heritage Museum’s NEW LOCATION  900 W. Marion Ave Punta Gorda.

A whole new interactive experience. Lunch at Fisherman’s Village.

 

March 28, 2020 A welcome home Vietnam Veterans parade through downtown Punta Gorda followed by a welcome home ceremony at the Vietnam Wall of Southwest Florida. And a music festival at Laishley Park with Patriotic singer Lee Greenwood.


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