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    Thread: 8th Annual Metro Cruise, Saturday Aug. 25th. Who's going? (Grand Rapids)

    1. Member Geechie_Suede's Avatar
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      08-17-2012 11:39 PM #1
      I would like to meet up with some TCLers for the Metro Cruise. Who's in? Maybe we can make arrangements for a meeting spot.

      http://www.28thstreetmetrocruise.com/

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      I know there will be a Dyno Challenge all day at Rogers Plaza. Futurliner #10 will be at Harvey Cadillac
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      08-18-2012 10:59 AM #2
      Bump for morning people.
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      08-20-2012 03:32 PM #3
      Bump for this weekend.
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      08-20-2012 04:19 PM #4
      CJ and I will be in the SVTC's at Pfeiffer Lincoln.


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      08-20-2012 04:45 PM #5
      looks like fun. sorry, i can't make it.
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      08-20-2012 05:48 PM #6
      I'll be in town next weekend and plan to check it out - I've never been around since they started doing it.
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      08-21-2012 09:24 AM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by todras View Post
      CJ and I will be in the SVTC's at Pfeiffer Lincoln.

      Sweet. I'll meet you guys there at some point.
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      08-23-2012 02:09 AM #8
      U guys know if there well b any place for VWs? Or and there r any VWs groups in town?

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      08-23-2012 02:10 AM #9
      I'll b around Friday and sat! Love the metro cruise!

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      08-23-2012 02:22 AM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by noly21 View Post
      U guys know if there well b any place for VWs? Or and there r any VWs groups in town?
      Maybe u cud ask in da mkiv
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      08-23-2012 12:41 PM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by noly21 View Post
      U guys know if there well b any place for VWs? Or and there r any VWs groups in town?
      Usually the old waterbeds store on 28th & Eastern, next to CVS.
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      08-23-2012 12:47 PM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by noly21 View Post
      U guys know if there well b any place for VWs? Or and there r any VWs groups in town?
      I think that was English, but yes - www.michiganvw.org.

      Anyways, what's the basic story on the cruise? Is it basically from Roger's Plaza out to the East end of 28th in Cascade? All day long, or is it busiest at night? I'll probably get into town around 5pm and plan to check things out after that.
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      08-23-2012 01:01 PM #13
      Quote Originally Posted by mhjett View Post
      I think that was English, but yes - www.michiganvw.org.

      Anyways, what's the basic story on the cruise? Is it basically from Roger's Plaza out to the East end of 28th in Cascade? All day long, or is it busiest at night? I'll probably get into town around 5pm and plan to check things out after that.
      Roger's, Woodland Mall, & Toy's R' US are the main spots. But is basically goes from 28th & about Burlingame to Delta Imports on 28th in Cascade area (just past Wal Mart).
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      08-23-2012 01:06 PM #14
      I became part of the metro cruise last year when one of my buddies decided to get married on the same day, in a church off of 28th street.
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