Congratulations to Photo Contest winners!

Thanks to all who participated. It was a good way to learn about the new software. I’ll email the winners a $20 coupon to purchase a membership or anything else they’d like to buy off of the TCT website. The winners are: “Maggie Pie” by MARY RODZEWICZ – Category: Ready […]



Third Annual Eagleville Vintage Camper/Glamper Rally

Exactly half way between Des Moines, IA and Kansas City, MO on I-35. Great campground with fabulous owners! Good times with great friends!! Vintage Swap Meet, Dutch Oven Classes, Open House on Saturday, Community Camp Fires, Potluck. It’s the place to swap stories and meet up with new best friends. […]



BOWLUS, THEN AND NOW—PART 2

BOWLUS, THEN AND NOW—PART 2 When we last left our hero, Hawley Bowlus was an innovator in trailer traveling in the mid-1930s, and building his Road Chiefs using the most advanced technology and materials available. His trailers were a monocoque design, that “nobody had ever heard of it unless you […]



Triple XXX Vintage Trailer Show

Come one, come all to our 7th Annual Vintage Trailer Show! Where: XXX Root Beer Drive-In, 98 N.E. Gilman Blvd, Issaquah, WA (One of the last Triple XXX Root beer drive-in’s) Time: Please be show-ready by 8am Sunday. We will shut down at 4pm. Pre-registration Required! Non-refundable $20 per trailer […]



Lyons Rally

We will camp at the lovely LaVern Johnson Park in Lyons.    In 2013 the floods destroyed the park that existed on this site.  The new park includes camping spots with hookups, or dry camping.  Set right on the river, this is a wonderful new amenity for the charming town […]



Modernism Week Vintage Trailer Show*

Come and say hello at Modernism Week is February 16 – 26, 2017 and many wonderful events are offered (go to http://www.modernismweek.com for a list of activities), the vintage trailer show takes place in the parking lot of the Hilton Hotel Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday […]



Sweetheart Rally

Casual Campout at the Beautiful Cloverdale-Healdsburg Wine Country KOA Camping Resort. Hosted by Laura Waterhouse. lauraagogo@aol.com The campout theme will be Valentine’s Sweetheart Party, held during the weekend of the cloverdalecitrusfair.org and the President’s Holiday on Monday. Meet and Greet Friday night, Citrus Fair Parade Saturday morning, Baked Potato Bar […]



Vintage trailer RALLY at Bozeman

Vintage trailer RALLY at Bozeman Hot Springs campground and RV park Bozeman Montana . May 18-21 2017 Lots of fun for the whole family . Call park to reserve your space at 406-587-3030. $58.80 a night hot spring pass included for each night reserved. Open house on Saturday, pot luck […]



CaraVamp NZ Retro Caravan Show 2017

THE CARAVAMP RETRO CARAVAN SHOW , WAITANGI WEEKEND SATURDAY 4TH FEB 2017 CHECK IN / SET UP , SUNDAY 5TH SHOW TIME , MONDAY 6TH FEB PACK UP. GET YOUR ACCESSORIES SORTED AND YOUR CARAVANS POLISHED. THERE WILL BE PRIZES, A PUBLIC CARAVAN SHOW , POT LUCK DINNER AND MORE […]



2017 Mt. Baker Vintage Trailer Rally

Washington’s Largest Annual Vintage Trailer Rally held every year the weekend after Labor Day at the NW Washington Fairgrounds in Lynden, WA. The official rally is Sept 7-10, 2017 but you can arrive as early as the 5th. This is field camping with no assigned spots. You pay and register […]



Vintage Camper Chuck Box

Had a member (Darel Leedy) recently contact us to use our logo for the front of a chuck box. Hate to admit, but I had to google what a chuck box was, Turns out it’s a portable kitchen that would be awesome for any small vintage camper that doesn’t have […]



Dunes Vintage Camper Rally & Glamping Weekend

Indiana Dunes State Park will offer a special themed weekend to explore the natural and cultural resources in the dunes from a glamping perspective April 28-30, 2017. Glamorous camping, or glamping, is a way to experience the splendor of the outdoors without forgoing the creature comforts you can’t live without. […]



98th Winter Convention of the Tin Can Tourists

As of January 12th, we have 40 units registered. We had just over 100 units in attendance in 2016 and we are hoping to exceed those numbers. If you have not registered, here is the registration form . Back by popular demand  for your listening and dancing pleasure: Tags: Tin […]



Photo Contest voting is now open

The Photo Contest voting is now open. Place your votes for your favorite vintage trailer images. We have almost 80 images in 6 categories, so take a look at images in all the categories: Silver Palaces – for Aluminum riveted trailers Mobile Mansions – for trailers and RVs 20ft and […]



Patriot Show & Shine

Patriot Show & Shine Supporting Liberty Christian School and honoring those who have served our country Friday April 21, 2017 2200 Williams Blvd. Richland, WA 5:00 p.m. Vintage Trailer Check-In Movie at Dusk with the firepits (Family Event) Saturday, April 22, 2017 2200 Williams Blvd. Richland, WA 9:00 a.m. to […]



TowJam 3 Music Weekend

Hitch On • Drive In • Hang Out Be entertaining …. or just be entertained. Bring any type of camping equipment and spend the weekend at the classic old Rapid River Campground outside Kalkaska Michigan. Amenities include modern bath house with showers, laundry, playground and sanitation station. Traverse City, the […]



5th annual, ON the Road Again, rally

Open to vintage trialers 1979 and older and reissue models. This is a family event, with many planned activities. Near famous artsy Berea, Ky. *photo by Kathy Meinders Powell No tags for this post.