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Iowa Lakes Foundation To Host Car Cruise

By Staff | Sep 24, 2009

Car enthusiasts, movie lovers and families looking for a fun-filled day are invited to participate in the Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation’s first ever Scholarship Car Cruise on Saturday, September 26.

Iowa Lakes Events Coordinator Trish Morfitt noted, “All cars are welcome! This event is not limited to classic cars or fancy cars; we want everyone to come out and enjoy the day. Proceeds from this event will provide scholarships for students to achieve their educational dreams at Iowa Lakes.”

The cruise begins at the Iowa Lakes Spencer campus with registration at 1 p.m., a car show and free A&W Root Beer floats (root beer donated by A&W Restaurant, Spencer) will also be enjoyed. From 3 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. the cruise will move to the Spirit Lake campus for games and a car show. The group will then drive to the Estherville campus for a 6 p.m. meal, coloring contest for kids, trivia contest for adults and silent auction of items donated by area businesses and individuals. The final leg of the cruise will end at the Superior 71 Drive-In Theater for a double-feature.

Advance tickets are $20 for those 12 years and over or $25 at the door. Children may attend for $10 (ages 7-11) or $5 (ages 6 and under). Adult registration fee includes car show entrance (three campuses), commemorative dash plaque, sponsor directory, meal and movie ticket. Children’s fee includes car show entrance (three campuses), meal and movie ticket.

Event sponsors include: A&W Restaurant, Spencer; AERO Race Wheels, Estherville; Arnold Motor Supply, Spencer; Bud’s Service, Inc., Spencer; Don Pierson Ford, Spencer; KICD 107.7 FM; Lakes Autosport & Lube Center; Mediacom Connections/Lakes TV; MHR Inc. Insurance, Milford; and the Northwest Iowa Shopper.

For more information or to register, sponsor or donate to the silent auction, please contact Trish Morfitt, Event Coordinator, at (800) 242-5106 ext. 4425 or tmorfitt@iowalakes.edu>tmorfitt@iowalakes.edu or visit <www.iowalakes.edu/events>www.iowalakes.edu/events.