CANCELLED – Trinity VintageFest

Cancelled due to health and safety concerns due to the pandemic. Come join us in our beautiful mountain valley for our first annual vintage trailer rally. The rally is being held at the Trinity County Fairgrounds. Full hook-up camping is available with restrooms and showers also available. Trailer must be 1970 or older. Theme –… Continue reading CANCELLED – Trinity VintageFest

End of the Winter Season Gathering

Because of the unpredictable weather in northern Florida in January, it has been moved to March as the “End of the Winter Season Gathering” Little Orange Creek Nature Preserve Hawthorne, Florida Located between Gainsville and Ocala, minutes from Micanopy and Melrose March 21 to 24, 2019 Camping in a live oak hammock featuring a beautiful… Continue reading End of the Winter Season Gathering

Preview of Campground for the Florida Centennial

Here is a nice video taken at the Tin Can Tourists Winter Convention of Vintage Campers in 2017. This can give you a good idea of what to expect at the 2019 Centennial Celebration that will be held at the Sertoma Youth Ranch in February. Still time to register or plan to come on our… Continue reading Preview of Campground for the Florida Centennial

Introducing our new Northeast Regional Representatives

David Coon and Harry James – Northeast Regional Representative: New York, Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Delaware, Washington DC, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Vermont, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and New Jersey David’s Email: fairviewfarm@frontier.com Harry’s email: jameshywood7890@roadrunner.com David Coon – On the personal side. We have been married for 46 years. We reside in Fairport, NY, just east of Rochester.… Continue reading Introducing our new Northeast Regional Representatives

2018 George Ohr Fest Camper Rally

Art, Community, Food, and Vintage! Join the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art for Cruisin’ the Coast! We will be presenting a two-day vintage camper rally along side the 2018 George Ohr Fest. Festivities will include great local food, bonfires, a community art project, art vendors, local craft beer and micro-brews, and of course, a great spot… Continue reading 2018 George Ohr Fest Camper Rally

Introducing our new Arizona State Representative – Gail Leggett

The Tin Can Tourists club is excited to announce another state representative to support our growing club. Please welcome and say hello to Gail Leggett  our new Arizona State Representative! Gail’s Email: ggleggett@hotmail.com I live on an acre in the foothills of Oro Valley (Tucson), Arizona with my husband, 2 dogs, and 2 horses. I had… Continue reading Introducing our new Arizona State Representative – Gail Leggett

Apache / Vintage camper gathering in paradise

For the second year, I am hosting an Apache/vintage camper gathering at Paradise Stream Family Campground in Loysville Perry County Pennsylvania. This is an all make/model no age limit event. Call the campground directly to make reservations. +17177892117 Tags: Apache, rally, Vintage Trailer, Vintage Trailer Rally

Tim Viall, new TCT California state representative

Tim and Susan Viall have been retired for five years and have traveled extensively through the US and Canada with two Serro Scotty trailers, a ’58 Scotty teardrop and a ’64 Scotty Sportsman (just rebuilt from the frame up). Their first vintage trailer, acquired 11 years ago, was a Kit Kamper teardrop, with which they… Continue reading Tim Viall, new TCT California state representative

Ozark Vintage Trailer Rally

A chance to meet others, mingle, relax, share ideas with others into Tin Cans we call our home away from home!. But also to show off your vintage Trailer or motorhome to others in lovely Eureka Springs ArkansasI This is just in time for the great fall colors! Lots to do and see or stay… Continue reading Ozark Vintage Trailer Rally

Route n’ Rally

Vintage camper rally hosted by Camp Mi Casa on the Route RV Park in Carthage, Missouri on Route 66. Event will be held on Oct. 6-9. Cost is $30/day. Potluck dinner held under the pavilion on Sat. with the BBQ meat supplied by the park hosts. Additional gatherings along with awards/door prizes. Last minute planned… Continue reading Route n’ Rally

2016 TCT North East Rally by Hunt Jones

In western NY State, eleven long and narrow “finger lakes” sit side-by-side in a north-south direction.  For 325 million years, this area was part of a large inland sea.  Subsequently, through geological uplift, the sea drained south as great gaps appeared, eventually covered by glaciers that carved the drainage river beds deeper as they receded and… Continue reading 2016 TCT North East Rally by Hunt Jones

America’s Best Campground in Branson, MO

America’s Best Campground in Branson, MO is the latest to join the TCT Friendly campground program (https://tincantourists.com/bl…/vintage-friendly-campgrounds/) America’s Best Campground 499 Buena Vista Rd, Branson, MO 65616 (800) 671-4399 AMERICASBESTCAMPGROUND@GMAIL.COM http://www.abc-branson.com/ Put away your cares and road maps and “Experience the Difference” at America’s Best Campground in Branson, Missouri, where you’ll feel right at home… Continue reading America’s Best Campground in Branson, MO

2016 Bend Classic Report

2016 TCT Bend Classic Vintage Trailer Rally Over 55 vintage trailers attended the second Bend Classic Vintage Trailer Rally at the J BarJ Youth Ranch on the edge of Bend OR. August 10-14. Proceeds went to support the good work of the ranch The Various public reports of open house hours were in disagreement so… Continue reading 2016 Bend Classic Report

Camp Vester Vintage Trailer Rally

A 2-day camping trip right where the Dream Cruise began…in Downtown Ferndale. Get a prime spot in front of the new Michigan Craft Beer Station and Delicacy Depot Enjoy M-Brew’s Basement Brewcade featuring: Pinball, Burger Time, Donkey Kong, Pac-Man, Ms. Pac-Man, Centipede, Shuffleboard, Bubble hockey, Darts, and much more! http://www.campvester.com/ Tags: Camp Vester, rally, Woodward… Continue reading Camp Vester Vintage Trailer Rally

Photos from the Bend Classic Rally this last weekend

Dal Smilie hosted a wonderful rally at J Bar J Youth Ranch. Event page: https://tincantourists.com/event/bend-classic-vintage-trailer-rally/ The Bend Classic Vintage Trailer Rally was held at the J Bar J Ranch just East of Bend, OR. Camping was on a grassy field with the Cascade Front in full view. This was the same weekend as the HUGE Flashback… Continue reading Photos from the Bend Classic Rally this last weekend

Tin Can Tourists Rally supports J Bar J Youth Services

http://www.bendbulletin.com/lifestyle/4554169-151/vintage-trailer-rally-supports-j-bar-j?referrer=fpblob Published Aug 6, 2016 at 12:02AM The Bend Classic Vintage Trailer Rally will be at J Bar J Ranch Wednesday through Aug. 13 in support of the ranch’s youth programs. Trailer enthusiasts of all ages are invited to come out for a few days of fun and nostalgia. “I think it’s kind of a… Continue reading Tin Can Tourists Rally supports J Bar J Youth Services

Port Crescent Rally in the News

From the Michigan Thumb website: http://www.michigansthumb.com/news/local/article_7a3f8c60-52b4-5e95-9c92-660f0b5b2a4f.html   HUME TOWNSHIP — A chance to take a walk down memory lane will attract more than 500 visitors who will view around 90 vintage trailers and motor homes this Saturday at Port Crescent State Park. A group known as the Tin Can Tourists will be rolling into the park… Continue reading Port Crescent Rally in the News

How far would you travel to attend a rally?

We tend to get requests from members wanting to have rallies across the country. We try to provide as many opportunities as possible and grow the number of rallies available each year. [socialpoll id=”2323783″] Tags: poll, rally, travel

Regional Representatives

Terry and Michelle Bone: Royal Tin Can Openers The second generation of the Bone’s are proud represent the Tin Can Tourists. We recently retired and live in Michigan and we camp as much as we can in the surrounding states. We’ve been part of the TCT club since 1998 when the club was renewed and… Continue reading Regional Representatives

Restoration Resources

The goal of this page is to highlight resources that can assist anyone who is in the middle or about to embark on a vintage trailer restoration project. This is not for the faint of heart and you might need some help, even if you are handy with the hammer. If you have a resource… Continue reading Restoration Resources