Down the Road 2009 – 2010

Tin Can Tourists Events

12TH Annual Gathering – May 14th – 17th 2009 – Camp Dearborn, Milford, Michigan – Call Camp Dearborn after January 15th for site reservation at 248-684-0393 – There are 65 Electric Only Sites and approximately 90 Full Hook-up sites available. Camp is converting the water and electric sites into full hook-up sites. Questions email Forrest at 941-748-1483 or email – Registration material available on line at .

TCT First Annual Western Canada Vintage Trailer Gathering – June 5-7 2009 – Sons of Norway Camp at Hatzic Lake close to the town of Mission BC – more information will be included in our Spring newsletter and via the site contact the Measures, Tin Can Tourists Western Canada’s representatives at for updates.

Vicksburg Campout and Car Show – Vicksburg, Michigan – June 11-14, 2009 Parking for Twenty Units possible – Contact Ken and Lee Evensen via email or phone 269-649-2445 for information and to register

First Enchanted Campout – Albuquerque, New Mexico – July 2nd to 5th, 2009 – Enchanted Trails RV Park & Trading Post – 14305 Central Ave. NW – Albuquerque, New Mexico 87121 – 800-326-6317 or , or Karen Campbell: 505-294-6000 or arencampbellwithrt66@hotmail.

St. Clair Vintage Boat and Trailer Show – July 17-19, 2009 – fifteen sites available – Request registration material from Forrest Bone at 941-748-1483 or email
Questions concerning the show can be directed the Harbor Master at 810-329-4125

Red Barns Spectacular – Gilmore Car Museum – Hickory Corners, Michigan – Saturday, August 1, 2009 – Registration material will be available at later in 2009. If you have questions about the event or availability of registration forms, please contact the Museum at 269-671-5089

9th Annual Fabulous Mt. Baker Vintage Trailer Rally – September 10-13, 2009, new location Northwest Washington Fairgrounds, Lynden, Washington – over 100 Water & Electric sites available – Direct questions to Pat or Joanne Ewing at (360)966-4253 or via email at

2nd Annual Northeast Regional Gathering, Sampson State Park – Finger Lakes Region of New York, September 17-20, 2009 – Enjoy great times at a beautiful site. Plan now to join TCT members from the Northeast at this great site for a Gathering to remember. Tentative plans are to have a Chili Cook-off, Pizza Party, a live band, and a Pig Roast/pitch in dinner. Sites are limited, so register early. Registration material will be provided in the spring and summer editions of Tin Can Tales. If you have questions contact – Bill or Denise Fletcher at 607-387-5838 or E-mail Bill at or Denise at

Fall Campout and Flea Market – at Camp Dearborn –September 17-20, 2009 – Whether you live in the Northeast or the Midwest there is an event for you this weekend. The Fall Campout will feature the Tin Can CANdelabra contest, Street Dance, Second Annual Ugly Sweater Contest, Flea Market and Open House – Registration material will be available in the spring and summer editions of Tin Can Tales. Questions?? – call 941-748-1483 or email at

Koreshan Unity Settlement Gathering – November 5-8, 2009 – Estero Florida – Registration material will be available in the spring and summer editions of Tin Can Tales. Questions?? – call 941-748-1483 or email at

In the works – pre caravan gathering at Cedar Key (January 25-29, 2010) Come when you can. Caravan to Dade City Battlefield State Park to celebrate Florida State Park’s 75 Year Anniversary. Music, food, car show, trailer and motor coach open house. We will dry camp on Saturday and Sunday, if desired. We will let you know as soon as plans have been firmed up.

90th Winter Convention – February 25 to 28, 2010 – Lake Manatee State Park, Bradenton, Florida. Registration material will be out shortly. If possible contact and reserve a site for arrival prior to the Convention dates.

We have not received information on an event being planned by John Truitt in the Detroit area – the Ferndale Retro Fest in conjunction with the Woodward Dream Cruise Please contact John at for information.

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