November 11, 2013

Next meeting this Wednesday 11/13/2013

Hi All,
Just a reminder that the monthly MVWE/PTO VW Cruise-In is this Wednesday evening from 7-9 at: 
Intermezzo Pizza
1427 East 10th Street (Where Central and 10th "Y")
Charlotte, NC 28204

Hope to see you all there!
Cheers! 

September 13, 2013

Rained out Radford event RESCHEDULED for Saturday 9/28/2013

SEVWA's Northern Challenge #8 
Held at Motormile Dragway in Radford, VA 
- 3 bracket classes plus TNT 
- Turbosmart Pro Outlaw Heads up class 
- Top 20 car show with Best Of's 
- Swap meet 
- Will feature the SEVWA and MADRA points series 
- Hosted by the NRV Dubbers 

Admission $15 (12 & under free) 
Used Swap meet $35(includes one admission) 10x10 space 


All the info on the event can be found here http://www.kandlmotorsports.com/motormile/motormile.htm 

Darlington Race & Show this weekend 9/15/2013

Reminder - the Darlington event is this Sunday. Follow the link below for more information. 

SEVWA's Darlington Showdown #2 
Sunday Sept 15th 
Held at Darlington Dragway in Hartsville, SC 

This event will feature 3 Bracket classes with the Turbosmart Heads up class, plus Car Show and New and used Swap meet area. 

Come join us for some fall fun in South Carolina. 

$15 spectator admission (12 & under Free) 
$35 used swap space (Includes one admission) 
Gates open at 8am 

More info at http://www.kandlmotorsports.com/Darlington/darlington.htm 


September 11, 2013

Meeting TONIGHT at Letty's 9/11/2013

We will see you tonight from 7-9 at Letty's.

Address:  2121 Shamrock Drive (next to Pike’s Pharmacy) • Charlotte, NC 28205 •  
704-817-8702

Click the link below to check out their website.

http://www.lettysonshamrock.com/

September 06, 2013

Shelby Show THIS WEEKEND!

The Shelby show is this weekend!  It's fairly close to Charlotte, and the event is growing steadily. If you have not heard about it, be sure to take a look at the Samba's thread for directions and more information. 

Click here for a link to the Samba's thread for this event.

We will see you there! 


July 09, 2013

Meeting at Crispy Crepe 7/10/2013 7-9 pm

 Crispy Crepe is this week's meeting spot.  See you there this Wednesday (tomorrow) evening from 7-9 pm.

Crispy Crepe  
1436 South Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203

Will be making plans for this weekend's VW Drag Night event in the Charleston area this weekend.

June 12, 2013

June meeting TONIGHT! 6/12/2013 Landmark Restaurant 7-9 PM

Hi All
This snuck up on me, but it is already the second Wednesday of the month this week!  That means its time for our latest installment of the PTO/MVWE VW Cruise in - with musical restaurants...
We will be meeting up at the Landmark Restaurant and Diner 
4429 Central Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28205
Last month's CTS weekend was a rousing success thanks to much help from many folks!  Let's celebrate all that hard work and discuss this summer's other events.
Hope you can make it out...in your VW.
Cheers,
  -- 
Jake

May 15, 2013

Charlotte Transporter Show #10 info 5/18/2013

PTO Campout
Event T-Shirt Preview

Charlotte Transporter Show #10
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Gates open at 8 AM

Hodges Farm
3900 Rocky River Road
Charlotte, NC 28215

Free admission for spectators
$5 Hodges Farm parking fee for spectators and participants
$5 to show (includes swap if you are in an air-cooled Type 2)
$20 to swap if you are not in an air-cooled Type 2
Hodges Farm will have a concession stand during the event.
For more info contact Monkey Nut VW (704) 598-6219.
Rules:

-Please no loud music, burnouts, or other disrespectful behavior on the farm property.

-Hodges Farm asks that you please leave your dogs at home for this event.
This is the same great location as last year with lots of room and shade! This event will include a vintage bicycle show (as last year), so throw your classic bike in your bus and come on out and enjoy the shows!

Charlotte Observer Coverage of the Charlotte Transporter Show #10

http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2013/05/09/4029549/vintage-vw-bus-owners-converge.html

Thanks to the Charlotte Observer for spreading the word!

Monkey Nut Shop open house PARTY this Friday! 5/17/2013

Come check out the new shop this Friday for a pre-CTS #10 (Charlotte Transporter Show) open house and shop party. 

There will be food and drinks starting about 5pm. Come check it out! 

The new shop address is: 

Monkey Nut 
4221-A Joe Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
704-598-6219

See you there!

May 08, 2013

Meeting tonight @ Midwood Smokehouse


Hi All,
Well, the votes have been tallies and Midwood Smokehouse is the winner!
http://midwoodsmokehouse.com/
We will meet there tomorrow (Wednesday) night from 7-9 for dinner and discussion.  We have some final planning to do for next weekend's CTS extravaganza and could use volunteer help in the following areas:
  • Parking
  • Shirt Sales
  • Set up
  • Tear down
  • Clean up
Hope to see you all cruising your VWs tomorrow night!
Cheers,

May 06, 2013

Meeting this Wednesday 5/8/2013 - VOTE WHERE WE GO!


Hi All,
We will be having our May monthly Cruise-In this Wednesday evening from 7-9 pm.  The location is yet to be confirmed, but here are some choices to vote on:
Letty's
Mac's BBQ
Midwood Smokehouse

Let me know if you have any other locations in mind! Email to motormom at gee mail dot com 
Whichever locations wins will be the one we go to.
Cheers! 


April 24, 2013

Annual Spring PTO/MVWE Campout this weekend!


Just a reminder that the annual Spring PTO/MVWE Campout is this weekend in Cedar Mountain, NC.  The weather should be nice and cool with a slight chance of afternoon showers.  Plan on bringing a food item for Saturday night dinner.  Let me know if you have any questions or need directions.  Looking forward to a relaxing weekend in the mountains!
Also, the following weekend is Circle Yer Wagens in Sevierville, TN.  One of the biggest and best VW shows in the region if you have never been.  There will be a group from Charlotte heading up next Friday for the event if you are interested in a caravan, or need more information about the camp out contact us at parts (at) monkeynutvw (dot) com .

April 10, 2013

Meeting TONIGHT @ Gus Sir Beef


Just a reminder, we will be having our monthly PTO/MVWE cruise-in this Wednesday at Gus' Sir Beef from 7-9 pm.

4101 Monroe Rd 
Charlotte, NC 28205
Look forward to seeing you all there!

CTS 10 May 18, 2013


Saturday, May 18, 2013 - Gates open at 8 AM

Hodges Family Farm
3900 Rocky River Road
Charlotte, NC 28215

Free admission for spectators

$5 to show (includes swap if you are in an air-cooled Type 2)

$20 to swap if you are not in an air-cooled Type 2

Parking is $5 for all spectators and participants

Hodges Family Farm will have food vendors, hay rides, pony rides, and bouncy castles!
For more info contact Monkey Nut VW (704) 598-6219.

-Please no loud music, burnouts, or other disrespectful behavior on the farm property.
-Hodges Family Farm asks that you please leave your dogs at home for this event.

This is the same great location as last year with lots of room and shade! This event will include a
vintage bicycle show (as last year), so throw your classic bike in your bus and come on out and
enjoy the shows! There will be a caravan and campout at Farmington Dragway after the show.
Fast Times at Farmington is the next day in Mocksville, NC – Huge all VW show and swap!
Visit the PTO and MVWE website for updates You can also find us on Facebook!
www.piedmonttransporterowners.org
http://www.mvwe.org.


January 09, 2013

Meeting tonight 1/9/2013 7-9 pm

First MVWE / PTO meeting of 2013 Tonight at The Diamond. See you there!