Dec 3, 2018

MECUM Auto Auction, 1/6/19

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Mecum Auction, Kissimmee, FL

Come join us for a great experience at the Mecum auction in Kissimmee, FL. This is an event that we've attended the last several years, and we've been overwhelmed by the amount of cars and automobilia that is available for sale. You'll have plenty of time to view the huge tents and other exhibits, plus to go into the auction site to observe the action.

What is great about the event is that you would get a chance to see exactly what you see on TV when the event is televised. Since this is the first weekend of the event, you'll get to see the huge number of cars that are staged for the auction for the various days. Be prepared to walk a lot! The cars are spread out and you will be walking to various buildings. Of course you can sit in the auction hall to rest and watch the action.

We'll meet for breakfast and then head out for a nice ride to the Auction. Lunch at the Auction and any dinner plans will be discussed at the auction.

Questions/Comments - Ray Cuneo - 732.910.6819 (Cell)

· The Meet-Up Date: Sunday, January 6, 2019

· The Meet-Up Time: 8:00 AM

Starting Point (Meeting Place) I-4 Exit 19 Thonotosassa Rd. Exit puts you right on Thonotosassa Rd. McDonald's is on the right just past Starbuck's (Park behind McDonald's to avoid drive through traffic). 2601 Thonotosassa Rd., Plant City, Florida 33566-1400 Phone: (813)754-3945.

Departure Time (from the Meet-Up Place): 8:30 AM - Time is chosen to permit all to have Breakfast before traveling to Kissimmee. (Breakfast is also available at the auction.)

Length of Journey: Total trip to Kissimmee is about 56 miles and will take about 1 to 1 and 1/4 hours, depending on traffic.

Tickets to Auction: $20 in advance (until January 2nd) at Mecum's Website: https://www.mecum.com/auctions/kissimmee-2019/

$30 at Gate. Parking is $8 per car. Information that would assist all:

We will take I-4 East for a time and then exit I-4 and take a more scenic route to Kissimmee.

Lunch is on your own - there are food vendors selling mostly fast food.

Address of Destination - Osceola Heritage Park // 1875 Silver Spur Lane // Kissimmee, FL 34744 Phone number of the Destination: 321-697-3333 website link of Destination &/or sponsoring event: https://www.mecum.com/featured-lots.cfm?auctionid=FL0116&auction_type

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