Author: Fred Cook

Venice Rotary Arts Festival 2020

On January 19, our club was invited to display our cars at the Venice/Nokomis Rotary Club Arts Fest which took place adjacent to the Venice, FL Airport. This is another one of our long-standing annual events.  Through their Futures Program, the Rotary

Daytona “Roar Before the Rolex 24”

Jim Wilson, Club President, filed the following report. On Friday, January 3, I drove over to Daytona International Speedway to see the practice session for the 24 hours of Daytona Endurance Race coming up January 22-26, 2020. The “Roar” is

Turtle Beach White Elephant 2020

Like sands through the hourglass, so passed another rendition of our club’s oldest annual event. As in previous years, the popular January 1st Potluck Picnic and White Elephant gift exchange was held at Turtle Beach, located at the southern terminus of

Holiday Lights Tour 2019

On December 15, Bruce & Carolyn Skaggs and Jack & Karen Knuese plotted a fabulous Tour of Holiday Lights through the neighborhoods where some of Sarasota’s finest and most elaborate decorations were on display. Thirteen cars were on the drive

Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR) Classic Sebring 12 Hour, Pistons and Props 2019

Jim Wilson filed the following report.  The annual dual celebration of Sebring International Raceway’s rich auto racing history and patriotic aviation heritage returned there December 4 – 8, 2019, with an awesome lineup of historic race cars and iconic aircraft.