April 1-3 Gulfport MS 4th Annual Gulf Coast Auto Show. Open Car/Truck/Motorcycle Show held at the Best
Western & Clarion Inn  cars. Vendors are welcome and the public will have free access to your area. Activities will
include a variety of Gulf Coast amenities as well as on site entertainment. Car show entry $20 Drive thru judging Fri &
Sat. Awards Sat: Hwy 49 South of I-10 exit 34. Info 228 596-0664
April 2 Gulfport, MS  C-10 Round Up Chevy Truck Show at the Best Western Plus Hwy 49 South of I-10 exit 34.
9am-3pm. info call Paul at 228-234-9458
April 2 Boulevard Cruisers Spring Open Car Show in conjunction with the Picayune Street Fair.
Registration starts at 9am. Awards at 3pm. $25 Entry Fee $10 Second vehicle. Dash plaques to the first 125
entered. Top 50, Best of Awards, and sponsor awards. 50/50, door prizes, oldies music and loads of
vendors at the street fair.
April 9 Bay St Louis, MS Hooked On A Cure Fun Day in the Bay
is an event being held in the harbor in Bay St.
Louis MS.  Car show being held from 8 until 2,  fishing tournament, live music& food.  All proceeds will benefit the Pink
Hearts Fund which provides funds for women with cancer.   Contact John at 228-596-2194 for details.
April 9 Gulfport, MS Seabee Day Car Show at NCBC Gulfport is open to the public for FREE. 9 AM to 4 PM.
Anyone wanting to enter a vehicle must be Registered NO LATER THAN MARCH 25th, and THE VEHICLE MUST BE
1991 OR OLDER to enter. Contact John Morillon, Manger, Auto Skills Center, NCBC Gulfport at (228) 871-2804 or E-
Mail at john.morillon@navy.mil for entry forms and information.
April 9. Gulfport, MS.  3rd Annual Crosspoint Cruisin’ for Missions Car, Truck, and Bike Show. Crosspoint
Church 15046 North Swan Rd.  9:30 AM. Awards  2:00 P.M.  Trophies will be awarded; cars, trucks, bikes, 4x4s and
rat rods.  Fun, food, kids games and live entertainment. Door prizes and a raffle.  Registration fee will be $20.00.
April 15-16 Biloxi, MS ROCK-N-RIDE Open Car & Bike Show at the Great Lawn at Harrah’s Gulf Coast (south of
hwy 90) 280 Beach Blvd. 50's music, food and vendors booths. Registration Noon - 5pm Friday April 15th & 9am -
Noon Saturday, April 16th. Awards: Top 25, Peoples Choice, Lady's Choice, Club Participation, Longest Distance,
Hard Luck.  Awards at 3pm.  Rod Run Registration now $30 after 3/25/16 $35. Rod Run info call Jerry 228-525-7489
or Joey 228-596-5158.  Helping Light Foundation
Supporting Our Vets!
April 16 Columbia, MS 3rd Annual Columbia CARQUEST Car, Truck, & Bike Show
 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM  
Carquest Auto Parts store, located on left of Hwy 13, just a couple blocks north of intersection of Hwy 98 bypass. Door
prizes galore, 50/50, music, food by BJ’s Smoking. Awards: Top 10 cars, Top 5 trucks, Top 3 bikes, Top Pre-49, Top
Muscle Car, Best of Show Car, Truck, & Bike. Backwoods Cruizers Club Pick. Designated judges for awards, judging to
begin at 12:30 PM. Entry fee: $20.00, if you bring additional vehicles $10.00 each. Entry from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon.  
Part of the proceeds will go to Columbia Animal Shelter and Marion County Food Pantry. All vehicles entered must
have current license and insurance Info Hoyt  601-695-7242, Bobby  601-270-3287 or  Wayne 601-441-4151.
April 16 Long Beach, MS $1,500 Drawdown Car Show & Cruise-in benefiting Justin Pearce. At the West
Harrison Civic Center. 4670 Espy Ave.  Car show / Cruise-in Silent Auction starts at 2pm - 6pm. All vehicles Welcomed.
$20 entry fee per car. 50/50 raffle, food & drinks available for purchase. Drawdown starts at 6pm to midnight $20 per
ticket - admits 2. Kerbside Band performance, Live Auction & Silent Auction to follow. BYOB. Appearances by: Shane
Lester, Street Outlaws New Orleans, Da Hellion & Prime Evil. Info: Raegan 228-669-9003 or Joey 228-669-6336
April 16 Mandeville, LA 4th Annual Classic Car Show. 9am - 3pm 720 Lafitte Street  Entry Fee for Cars & Trucks
$15 pre-registration fee - $20 registration fee day of event. $10 registration fee for each additional vehicle. Food,
Drinks, Music, Door Prizes, 50/50 raffle. Cash Awards Categories - Best of Show - Top Classic Car - Top Truck - Top
Sports Car - Top Pre-1941.  Benefits LA Lions Eye Foundation & LA Lions Children's Camp. For more information call
985-626-8862 or 895-626-8614 (rain date April 17, 2016)
April 16 Slidell, LA  19 Annual Camellia City Open Car Show. Pre-registration $20 before April 11, 2016. Day of
show registration 8am till 12pm $25. Dash plaques first 250 registered. Awards at 3pm. Show will be at North Shore
Square Mall, 150 Northshore Blvd, Slidell, LA. Info: Brenda at 985-639-9919  (rain date April 17)
April 22-23 Gulfport, MS ATOMIC BLAST 5 Open to ALL Vehicles.Gulfport Dragway, 1 Mile South of I-10 (MS Exit
31) on Canal Road, Gulfport
April 22-24 Pensacola Beach, Fl. 44th Annual Sunny Beaches Rod Run for pre-75 only. Top 25 awards plus
more... Registration Friday 2pm-5pm Saturday 9am-12pm. Free meal Friday night with registration. Games and
giveaways all Saturday. Awards on Sunday. Pre-registration $20 after April 10th $25. Information call Jody Johnston  
850-255-0627 or Jimmy Johnston  850-944-3835 or on facebook @ Rod-Tiques of Pensacola . For reservations call
Days Inn  850-934-3300.
April 23 Biloxi, MS.  36th Annual Southern Hospitality Open Car Show. Edgewater Mall, Hwy 90, Biloxi.
Registration and parking 8 -11 a.m.  Judging at noon.  Awards 3 p.m.  Registration is $30. Open class judged on 100
point system.   Judging info, call Mike @ 228-872-5622.  Hosted by the MS Coast Mustang Club.
VOL. 170
MARCH  2016

1st   Saturday

Biloxi:  Edgewater Mall Hwy 90  6-9PM Hosted by
Coast Cruizers.   March - Decembet

Slidell: Northshore Mall  Airport Rd. 6-9PM.
hosted by Coastal Cruisers.    Year round.

2nd Saturday
Slidell: Fremaux Town Center  just off exit 266  Open
to all cars. 5:30 till 9:00 PM.  The I.R.O.N.S. Car Club

Bay St Louis:  Market Town Plaza  Hwy 90. 6-9 PM
Hosted by the Misfits Street Krewzers

Hammond: Hammond Square Mall. 5-9PM  $2 fee
for show cars. Golden Oldies.

Wiggins: Bank of Wiggins parking lot Hwy 49
6-9PM.  The Red Creek Classics Car Club

Biloxi: Edgewater Mall west parking lot. 6-9PM
April - September. Mississippi Coast Mustang
Club & Antique Auto and Engine Club

Bogalusa:  Cruise in at Auto Zone  6-9PM

D'Iberville Cypress Lanes Bowling Alley  Mallett
Rd. 9-9PM.  Gearhead Cruizers  228-669-9256

3rd Saturday


D'Iberville:Cedar Lake &  Popps Rerry Rd.
I-10 Exit 44, across from KFC.  6-9PM.  Coast VW
Club & Miss. Coast Antique Auto Club

D'Iberville: Dairy Queen Auto Mall Parkway 7-8PM

Gulfport:  Orange Grove Kruiser's   6-9PM
Acadian Plaza (2 mi North on I-10) Year round.

4th Saturday

Long Beach:  6-9PM NCN Cruisers  Mar-Sept

Pascagoula: Ingall Engineering Complex  Hwy 90
6-9 PM  March-October Magnolia Cruisers.


Gulfport: Cruise in at Sam's

5th Saturday

Gulfport: Cruise in ath Fox's Den Pizza and Ice
Cream Shop.  Hwy 49 North of I-10

Covington: Last Saturday of the month off I-12 at
Buffalo Wild Wings 5 till 9
Check before you drive!


Next Cruise in
March 26, 2016
Next Meeting
March 24, 2016
Mickey Penton:  President
Jim Kennedy: Vice President
Joe Spiers: Vice President
Judy Davis: Secretary/Tres
             SHOW  WILL BE APRIL 2!  
Please note it on  your calendars! We are going to
need helpers as always. People to set up, to park cars
and to help with registration.


Gary Adam
Linda Alexander
Sharon Brock
Pete Foster
Gary Gilbert
Sandy Lane
Sylvester Lewis
Ross Spiers
Joe Trahan
Dan Wagner
Christy Wells
Some of the Boulevard
Cruisers went to
Garyville to an open car
There were 120
vehicles entered.
Merle and Doris
Deffes' 1936
Packard was
the only winner from
the club members.
They won Best Paint
and People's Choice
For some of our newer
members that don't
know, Merle does paint
and body work at Detroit
Iron. Judging by their
wins, he must do well!
Frisco Festival
March 5
Garyville, LA
April 1, Friday.  Setup for the show and TailGate
We will need members to come out to the show site
around 4pm or as close as you can. We will be
setting up tents, perimeter flagging and the music,
etc. for the show.
After setup, we will have a tailgate party!  The club
will provide meat for the grill and drinks.  We ask that
members bring side dishes, salads, or desserts to go
with hamburgers and hot dogs.
Gnat Nationals  Bay St. Louis  March 19
We had 12 vehicles entered in the show at the
Bay.  The club got the Club Participation award!
Merle & Doris < won Best of Show! Bill Stegall
got Best Car and Bob Creel got Best Paint.
Top 25 Awards in the club were: Bob Barnes,
Dave Barbe, Mickey Stegall, Steve Stockstill,
Mickey & Sandy Penton, Ken & Shannon Long and Tommy & Donna Porter. Dale Davis
& I ,Judy, got a sponsor award.  Good friends of the club, Jerry & Dottie Devries, also
took home a Top 25.
This was my first time to their new location, on Beach Blvd, and I was very impressed. It
is a great place with a lot of space and a nice pavilion.