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Herbie's 50 Year Anniversary In Florida
March 15-17, 2019
   
Planned Events/Schedule...

 

Now the following schedule is not firm, but gives you some incite

as to what to expect.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

75 mile cruise for those coming in from out of state (everyone welcome to join in)

 

12:00 – 1:00 pm         - Meet at Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing just south of  

                                    Ocala on I-75

  1:00 – 2:30 pm         - Tour of Museum

  2:30 – 3:00 pm         - Drive to one of several restaurants for early dinner

  3:00 – 4:30 pm         - Casual Dinner

  4:30 – 6:00 pm         - Cruise to Orlando

  6:00 – 7:00 pm         - Arrive in Orlando and check-in at hotels of choice

  7:00 – 8:30 pm         - Ice Cream/Dessert reception

 

Friday, March 15, 2019

Official start – Day One*

    8:00 – 9:30 am       - Breakfast

  9:30 – 11:00 am       - Central Florida car cruise (less than 50 miles, no major highways)

 11:00  – 12:30 pm     - Lunch and/or picnic lunch

  12:30 – 1:30 pm       - Drive to The Orlando Car Museum (approx. 30 miles)

    1:30 – 7:30 pm       - Simply enjoying the museum, dinner, etc..

    7:30 – 9:30 pm       - Outdoor showing of The Love Bug

  9:30 – 12:00 am**    - Enjoy more of the museum and return to Disney. 

 

*   Primary purpose of Friday is for individual and group shots of the cars on highway as well as with scenic 

     backgrounds as well as visiting the Orlando Car Museum and personal time with friends.  The cruise will be

     controlled speed (55-60 mph) and will have a support vehicle in front and in the back of the cars for

     safety.

** Somewhere in here we will try to work in a animation workshop for those who would like to learn more

     about how to animate their Herbie.  Drluv will share his experiences, selection of equipment, etc.,

     with everyone.

 

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Day Two**

     8:00 – 9:30 am      - Breakfast

  9:30 am – 12:00 pm - Photo opportunities at the Disney Movie Resort/Disney World with Joaquin

   12:00 – 2:30 pm      - Disney Springs for lunch, families off to Parks, etc..

     2:30 – 7:30 pm      - Old Town USA, Kissimmee (Parking on Brick Streets/Cruise at 7:30)

     7:30 – 10:00 pm    - More fun at Old Town for those who want to hang around for the 8:30

                                    cruise, listen to the band, etc.

    10:00 – 11:00 pm   - Return to hotels 

 

**  Old Town USA has suggested we be their guests (all cars/all years) that afternoon with the cars being

      parked down the old brick streets of town and then a dedicated cruise for Herbie’s around 7:30.  Old

      Town is free, will have several hundred classic cars 1979 and older along with numerous shops and places

      to eat.  Old Town is approximately 2 miles from Walt Disney World.

 

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Day Three

      6:00 – 7:30 am     - Breakfast

      7:30 – 8:30 am     - Drive to Lakeland, Fl for The Lakeland VW Classic

  8:30 am  – 4:30 pm  - Honored Guests at The Lakeland VW Classic (Herbie day theme/judged car show)

      4:30 – 6:00 pm     - Dinner in Lakeland

      6:00 – 7:00 pm     - Return to Orlando/Walt Disney World

    7:00 – 10:00 pm     - Whatever we feel like doing, maybe back to Disney Springs…