Outriders Picnic Recap

My friends and I left early in the morning for the Outriders Picnic at Irvine Lake. The trip took about two hours and it was a cold ride in the roadster (Pepe decided not to run properly.) We arrived and the place was already packed with Hot Rods and people. After parking, we began our tour of looking at all the cars that we enjoy the most  — pre 48 Fords. This show is one of the few where you can see these style of cars that were so popular in our early years right through the 90’s. Our friends had a nice Canopy set up so we could relax and enjoy some drinks and donuts.

Jane and I walked the entire show looking at all the cars and talking to people we hadn’t seem since last year along with meeting some new friends of Pewsplace. It takes all morning to see the cars and you walk your 10,000 steps without any problem. I checked out all the tops I could find and most were the popular Bop Top but a few were home-made which I studied at length. I have to re-do my header now that I looked at these tops. I love the beautiful paint jobs, interiors and over profile of the early Fords and later Chevrolets in attendance. I found an exact model of my first car which was a 1953 Chevrolet Bel Air hardtop in Blue and white. Great memories of that car which my father bought me when I was 16. Basically, there was something for everyone to enjoy looking get ideas for their own ride.

The event always attracts the people who have been attending this show for over 30 years and most still have their same car or added to their collection with a few more. The grassy lawn and layout provides a perfect venue for a car show that will accommodate 400 + cars easily. The band was great, lots of raffle prizes were given away and the BBQ was outstanding. Did I mention that free adult beverages and soft drinks were also provided. The members of the Outriders work real hard to satisfy the large numbers who attend and are to be congratulated on another fantastic show at Irvine lake. I look forward to next year and thank Walt for the tickets.

Lets look at some photos.

Stay Tooned!

Lynn

 



click on photos for a larger image



Early morning arrival found the place packed by 8:00 am.

I like shoebox convertibles like this pristine example. The car was perfect in my mind.

I also love 40 rag tops, so I stopped and talked to this fellow who told me it was done. And had never had the top up in all the years he has owned it.

 

Deuces were out in force at the show. I examined this Bop Top for how it was constructed.

Tony and Dave had the two best 40 rags at the show. Dave’s car always attracts attention as does Tony’s. Both have Stude lights.

Tonys was a coupe to start with and Dave’s in an original that he has owned for years.

My love of woodies was not to be left out of the show. There were several in attendance. This 46 was a Thelan built woodie.

The SO-CAL coupe was in attendance and looking good.

Ryan and Brian had their beauties in attendance and had the Reed’s Designs stance down pat!

I thought this was my old 46 but it wasn’t. Super straight body and beautiful interior.

This GTO was one of several at the show. The body was perfectly straight.

I didn’t get the story on this racer but it was looking great and driven to the show.

Ray always has the top shelf cars and this 40 coupe was immaculate. The Ardun head equipped flathead was details to the max.

The entire car was perfect and a winner.

Not sure who owns this B-400 but it was a nicely done example of a rare Deuce.

One of the crowd favorites was this SO-CAL built Deuce from a couple of years ago. The 40 dash was installed properly and looked good.

The color is a light shade of Gray and looks perfect for the build style.

There were several original Deuce hiboys in attendance and drew my attention for a closer look.

Another rag top was this 39 that was also a crowd favorite. Tom was a 33 roadster owner but needed windows.

Not as popular as they once were this 37 was a very well-built car.

Jim finally finished his beautiful Plymouth sedan deliver. New paint and interior made it a keeper.

Comments 118

  1. Wow that was unusual. I just wrote an really long comment but after I clicked submit my comment didn’t show up. Grrrr… well I’m not writing all that over again. Anyway, just wanted to say superb blog!

  2. Thanks for a marvelous posting! I really enjoyed reading it, you will be a great author.I will be sure to bookmark your blog and may come back someday. I want to encourage you to ultimately continue your great writing, have a nice holiday weekend!

  3. Today, I went to the beach with my kids. I found a sea shell and gave it to my 4 year old daughter and said “You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear.” She placed the shell to her ear and screamed. There was a hermit crab inside and it pinched her ear. She never wants to go back! LoL I know this is entirely off topic but I had to tell someone!

  4. Do you mind if I quote a couple of your articles as long as I provide credit and sources back to your weblog? My blog is in the very same niche as yours and my users would really benefit from some of the information you present here. Please let me know if this okay with you. Appreciate it!

  5. There are some attention-grabbing points in time on this article however I don’t know if I see all of them center to heart. There may be some validity but I’ll take hold opinion till I look into it further. Good article , thanks and we would like extra! Added to FeedBurner as properly

  6. Hi there! This post could not be written any better! Reading through this post reminds me of my old room mate! He always kept talking about this. I will forward this write-up to him. Pretty sure he will have a good read. Thank you for sharing!

  7. Heya are using WordPress for your blog platform? I’m new to the blog world but I’m trying to get started and set up my own. Do you need any html coding knowledge to make your own blog? Any help would be greatly appreciated!

  8. Hi there! Someone in my Facebook group shared this site with us so I came to give it a look. I’m definitely enjoying the information. I’m bookmarking and will be tweeting this to my followers! Outstanding blog and great design.

  9. Thank you for the sensible critique. Me and my neighbor were just preparing to do some research about this. We got a grab a book from our local library but I think I learned more clear from this post. I’m very glad to see such excellent info being shared freely out there.

  10. There are certainly a variety of particulars like that to take into consideration. That may be a great point to carry up. I offer the ideas above as general inspiration however clearly there are questions like the one you deliver up the place crucial factor will be working in trustworthy good faith. I don?t know if finest practices have emerged round issues like that, however I’m certain that your job is clearly recognized as a good game. Each girls and boys feel the impact of only a second’s pleasure, for the remainder of their lives.

  11. There are some fascinating closing dates on this article but I don’t know if I see all of them middle to heart. There’s some validity but I will take maintain opinion until I look into it further. Good article , thanks and we would like extra! Added to FeedBurner as well

  12. I have read a few excellent stuff here. Certainly value bookmarking for revisiting. I surprise how a lot effort you put to make this type of magnificent informative website.

  13. I do agree with all the ideas you have presented in your post. They are really convincing and will definitely work. Still, the posts are very short for newbies. Could you please extend them a little from next time? Thanks for the post.

  14. Hello There. I found your blog the use of msn. That is an extremely smartly written article. I will be sure to bookmark it and come back to read extra of your useful info. Thank you for the post. I’ll definitely comeback.

  15. This is the suitable blog for anybody who needs to seek out out about this topic. You notice so much its virtually laborious to argue with you (not that I really would want…HaHa). You undoubtedly put a brand new spin on a subject thats been written about for years. Great stuff, just great!

  16. Along with every thing that seems to be building inside this particular subject matter, your viewpoints are quite radical. On the other hand, I beg your pardon, because I do not give credence to your entire suggestion, all be it exciting none the less. It seems to us that your commentary are not totally justified and in reality you are your self not thoroughly convinced of the argument. In any case I did enjoy reading through it.

  17. Cool blog! Is your theme custom made or did you download it from somewhere? A theme like yours with a few simple adjustements would really make my blog stand out. Please let me know where you got your design. Many thanks

  18. I know this if off topic but I’m looking into starting my own blog and was curious what all is required to get set up? I’m assuming having a blog like yours would cost a pretty penny? I’m not very web savvy so I’m not 100 certain. Any recommendations or advice would be greatly appreciated. Appreciate it

  19. I don’t even understand how I finished up right here, but I believed this publish was once great. I do not recognize who you might be however definitely you’re going to a well-known blogger in the event you are not already 😉 Cheers!

  20. I’m really impressed along with your writing abilities neatly as with the layout in your blog. Is this a paid topic or did you modify it your self? Anyway keep up the excellent quality writing, it is uncommon to look a great weblog like this one these days.

  21. I’m not sure why but this weblog is loading very slow for me. Is anyone else having this issue or is it a issue on my end? I’ll check back later and see if the problem still exists.

  22. Howdy, I do believe your web site could possibly be having browser compatibility issues. Whenever I look at your site in Safari, it looks fine however when opening in IE, it has some overlapping issues. I just wanted to provide you with a quick heads up! Other than that, fantastic blog.

  23. I blog frequently and I seriously thank you for your content. This great article has really peaked my interest. I’m going to bookmark your blog and keep checking for new information about once a week. I opted in for your Feed as well.

  24. I must thank you for the efforts you have put in writing this website. I really hope to check out the same high-grade blog posts by you in the future as well. In truth, your creative writing abilities has motivated me to get my very own website now 😉

  25. I have discovered that expenses for on-line degree authorities tend to be an incredible value. For example a full College Degree in Communication in the University of Phoenix Online consists of 60 credits with $515/credit or $30,900. Also American Intercontinental University Online comes with a Bachelors of Business Administration with a overall education course element of 180 units and a worth of $30,560. Online degree learning has made obtaining your higher education degree far less difficult because you may earn your own degree in the comfort of your home and when you finish from work. Thanks for all your other tips I’ve learned from your web site.

  26. I’m amazed, I must say. Rarely do I encounter a blog that’s both equally educative and amusing, and let me tell you, you’ve hit the nail on the head. The issue is something which not enough men and women are speaking intelligently about. I am very happy I came across this during my search for something concerning this.

  27. After looking over a few of the blog articles on your website, I really like your technique of blogging. I book-marked it to my bookmark webpage list and will be checking back in the near future. Take a look at my website as well and tell me how you feel.

  28. After examine a number of of the weblog posts in your website now, and I actually like your method of blogging. I bookmarked it to my bookmark website checklist and can be checking again soon. Pls try my site as nicely and let me know what you think.

  29. magnificent post, very informative. I wonder why the other specialists of this sector do not notice this. You should continue your writing. I’m sure, you’ve a great readers’ base already!

  30. I simply want to tell you that I’m beginner to blogging and seriously savored your web site. Probably I’m planning to bookmark your blog post . You amazingly have beneficial articles. Many thanks for revealing your webpage.

  31. Right here is the perfect site for everyone who wishes to find out about this topic. You understand a whole lot its almost hard to argue with you (not that I really would want to…HaHa). You definitely put a brand new spin on a topic that has been written about for many years. Excellent stuff, just great.

  32. ????? ??? ?????? ?????? ????? ????? ???? ????? ??? ????? ??? ???? ???? ???. ???? ???????, ???? ????????, ???? ?????? ?? ???????? ????????. ??? ????? ???? ????? ??? ????? ??? ???? ?????? ????? ????. ????? ???? ??? ???? ??? ???? ???? ????? ???? ?????? ????? ?? ????? ????? ??? ?????? ???? ?????. ????? ???? ??? ????? ??? ?????. ???? ????? ?? ?????? ?????? ????????? ??? ???? ??????? ?????? ??????. ???? ???? ?? ?????? ????? ????, ?? ?????? ????? ?? ???? ?????? ??????, ??? ???????, ??? ????? ????? ?????? ?? ??? ?????? ??? ????? ???? ??????. ????? ??? ????? ??? ????? ???????.

  33. This is such an informationrmative post and very clearly written. Every single thought and idea is direct to the point. Perfectly laid out. thank you for taking your time sharing this to you readers.

  34. ????? ???? ?? ?????? ?????? ????? ??????? ??? ???? ?? ??? ???? ??. ??????? ??? ??? ???? ??? ??????. ????? ???? ????? ????? ????? ?? ??????, ???? ???? ???? ??? ??? ???? ????? ????? ?? ????. ?? ?? ?? ??? ??? ???? ?? ???? ????? ???? ???, ?? ?????? ?? ????? ?????. ??? ???? ?????? ????? ????, ?? ?? ???? ??? ?? ???? ???? ?????? ?????????? ?????? ???? ??. ????? ????? ?? ????? ?? ???? ??? ??????? ?????? ????? ?? ??? ?????, ????? ????? ??? ??? ???? ????? ???? ??????, ??????? ????? ???? ??? ???? ???? ?????.

  35. Thanks for any other fantastic post. Where else may anybody get that type of info in such an ideal means of writing? I’ve a presentation next week, and I’m on the look for such info.

  36. Have you ever considered writing an ebook or guest authoring on other blogs? I have a blog centered on the same ideas you discuss and would love to have you share some stories/information. I know my audience would appreciate your work. If you are even remotely interested, feel free to send me an e-mail.

  37. Good day! I just wish to offer you a huge thumbs up for your excellent information you have got here on this post. I will be coming back to your site for more soon.

  38. Your site is great as in the event that it have been written by simply a writer. I am going to visit your blog usually. Thank you always.

  39. Hello! This is kind of off topic but I need some advice from an established blog. Is it tough to set up your own blog? I’m not very techincal but I can figure things out pretty quick. I’m thinking about making my own but I’m not sure where to begin. Do you have any tips or suggestions? Many thanks

  40. When I initially commented I clicked the “Notify me when new comments are added” checkbox and now each time a comment is added I get several e-mails with the same comment. Is there any way you can remove me from that service? Cheers!

  41. It is actually a great and useful piece of info. I¡¦m happy that you just shared this useful information with us. Please keep us up to date like this. Thank you for sharing.

  42. I simply want to tell you that I’m new to weblog and seriously loved you’re web site. Most likely I’m likely to bookmark your blog . You amazingly come with fabulous articles and reviews. With thanks for sharing your webpage.

  43. I believe this internet site has some rattling superb info for everyone. “It is easy enough to define what the Commonwealth is not. Indeed this is quite a popular pastime.” by Elizabeth II.

  44. Unquestionably believe that which you said. Your favorite justification seemed to be on the web the easiest thing to be aware of. I say to you, I definitely get annoyed while people consider worries that they just don’t know about. You managed to hit the nail upon the top and also defined out the whole thing without having side-effects , people could take a signal. Will likely be back to get more. Thanks

  45. I keep listening to the rumor talk about receiving boundless online grant applications so I have been looking around for the top site to get one. Could you advise me please, where could i find some?

  46. I’ve learned several important things through your post. I would also like to express that there may be situation that you will obtain a loan and don’t need a cosigner such as a Federal Student Support Loan. However, if you are getting that loan through a regular loan service then you need to be prepared to have a cosigner ready to help you. The lenders are going to base that decision over a few elements but the greatest will be your credit score. There are some lenders that will also look at your work history and choose based on this but in almost all cases it will depend on your ranking.

  47. I just want to tell you that I’m newbie to blogging and site-building and truly liked your web site. Very likely I’m planning to bookmark your blog . You definitely have outstanding well written articles. Kudos for revealing your website page.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *