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Remember “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel is today Tuesday not Wednesday

Remember “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel is today Tuesday not Wednesday this week or next week because of New Years. I have not heard of any other changes. Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Tuesday Recurring Monthly Event – Gears, Grub & Mud at 1880 Grill in Mesquite.  Organized by The Over the Hill Gang of Virgin Valley 8 AM Mesquite Time – EVERYONE invited. (remember time difference from MST)

Tuesday “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel Each Wednesday Year-around Hours Arrive any time after 8:30 AM.

Wednesday VJ’s Cruise Nite Mesquite – 6 pm until whenever. This will be a regular event – located at 551 Mesquite Blvd. – Sponsored by the UPS Store & Auto Zone. (remember time difference from MST) 

Thursday Pork Belly’s St George Cruise-in / Show & Shine 6 Pm See Flyer Click Here

Saturday Recurring Monthly Event – Car Guys Care Burger Cruise – Cruise-In 4th Saturday 4 PM – 6 PM held in the parking lot of Freddy’s Steakburgers Located just to the North of Costco St. George – For information contact Shane Dastrup CarGuysCare@gmail.com  435-619-9770. For more info click here

There is a lot of fun events planned we hope to see you there.

This site brought to you by: Steve’s Hot Rod Garage   

Get out there and support all you can have a great week.

Thanks Steve

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Santas Needed We Need Help

HELP Shane Dastrup sent me this message.

Hey Steve can you put this out prior to Saturday…We need volunteers to help deliver Toys For Tots this Saturday 1:00pm to 4:00pm we will meet at the warehouse behind the Texas Roadhouse Restaurant 2654 East Red Cliffs Dr Bldg. 2, St. George, UT 84790…Please let everyone know!

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Gettin Ready For The Holiday Season

“Hot Rod Hangout” will be moved to Tuesday next week the day before Christmas and the same the next week on New Years Day Tuesday instead of WEDNESDAY. 

Then back to the usual schedule. All the fund raisers lately have all done well and were well put together and I would personally like to thank everyone for all the hard work. To benefit our protectors and those less fortunate among us.

Car folks is good folks and I know all the people who put these events together really appreciate the support. Thanks to Shane, Don, Darrin, Jim, Owen, John, & Julian and  everyone that showed up to all these events to help or attend and contributed without you none of this would be possible.

I would also like to take a minute to say goodbye to the friends lost some moved away and some moved on either way you will be missed, and new the friends who have joined us throughout the year welcome I hope you enjoy our little group. Should you need or want help or info ask anyone of us and I am certain you will find what you need. This is a great bunch of folks.

Personally I would like to thank everyone for their support. I have lived in St George for 20 years and this next year 2020 marks our 10th year at Steve’s Hot Rod Garage. And without the support and patronage of our friends and their awesome cars we would have never made it. So many of you have supported us and I sincerely can’t thank you enough.

We have a great bunch of people who love what they do and are really good at it, My guys and all our families would like to personally Thank everyone for allowing us to do what we love and wish you all Happy Holidays and Happy Motoring.

I took over Desert Cruzin website from our illustrious leader Ken Kay. A few years ago and we have all heard how much time it took to maintain this website well that’s a bunch of BS. It’s way more work than he let on. I really try to get to all the events and give them the coverage they deserve it’s not always possible but I try.

I do all the work on the site with the exception of the posts I plagiarize from Kens My Atrium site. Thanks Buddy he always seems to do one when I need it the most great timing. I really do enjoy the site if anyone ever wants to write a post let me know and we will see what ya got. And if you have any ideas you would like to see on the site let me know and I will see if its something we can do.

I would like to wish everyone a safe and prosperous New Year.

Steve Nielsen.  Steve’s Hot Rod Garage

Wednesday “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel Each Wednesday Year-around Hours Arrive any time after 8:30 AM. Next week because of Christmas “Hot Rod Hangout” will be moved to Tuesday and the same the next week on New Years the Tuesday.

Saturday – Recurring Monthly Event – Iceberg Cruise-In/Show & Shine Organized by The Desert Rodders of Southern Utah 5 PM – 7 PM – 200 East St. George Blvd. Flyer HERE

There is a lot of fun events planned we hope to see you there.

This site brought to you by: Steve’s Hot Rod Garage   

Get out there and support all you can have a great week.

Thanks Steve

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Season’s Greetings, Seasons Greetings, or Just Happy Holidays?

Haven’t heard from Ken Kay in a while so I used his latest p0st below. Thanks Ken.

By Ken on Dec 08, 2019 04:19 pm

However you want to sum it up this is a great time of year unless you allow all the possible stresses get to you. Mostly for this aging group it is more something like, “Darn, I think that tire is a bit low”, “Dang thing won’t start”, or “I thought you got gas.” Usually the reply to that last one is, “Yeah, I think I ate too much.” What a fun group car people can be. For the next three weeks how about we just try walking around singing, “On the good ship lollipop.” A little side note: Thanks Shane, Don, Darrin, Jim, Owen, John, & Julian.

For a list of some of the upcoming collector car events just click on this link → http://www.myatrium.com/car-shows-ahead/

To check out some of the past events just click on this one → http://www.myatrium.com/collector-car-related-pages/past-blasts/  After clicking on that link just allow your cursor to hover over the menu and the dropdown will give you choices.

Tuesday Recurring Monthly Event – Gears, Grub & Mud at 1880 Grill in Mesquite.  Organized by The Over the Hill Gang of Virgin Valley 8 AM Mesquite Time – EVERYONE invited. (remember time difference from MST)

Wednesday “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel Each Wednesday Year-around Hours Arrive any time after 8:30 AM.

Wednesday VJ’s Cruise Nite Mesquite – 6 pm until whenever. This will be a regular event – located at 551 Mesquite Blvd. – Sponsored by the UPS Store & Auto Zone. (remember time difference from MST) 

Saturday Tuacahn Market Show and Shine 10 AM to 1 PM Breakfast & Lunch available starting at 9:00 AM Everyone is invited.

There is a lot of fun events planned we hope to see you there.

This site brought to you by: Steve’s Hot Rod Garage   

Get out there and support all you can have a great week.

Thanks Steve

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More Corrections For The Weekend

Upon further investigation we have determined that the (car show toys for tots car show, the Washington Park on telegraph Saturday as well from 9 to 3.) It looks as though was mistaken for the  Saturday Toys For Tots at Gurus at Sunset Corner Bluff & Sunset – Noon to 4 PM – Presented by Car Guys Care Here is the flyer. Doin the best we can folks.

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Wow Busy Weekend If You Play Play Your Cards Right You Can Hit Them All (UPDATES)

There is a few changes Perks has been cancelled. I also got an email from our friend Drew Pearce, Morning Steve, I think there’s a car show toys for tots car show, the Washington Park on telegraph Saturday as well from 9 to 3. This is the only info I have.

Looks like we got a busy week plan it out and hit em all. They are all good causes and we should support them thanks in advance to all those that that always give so generously.

Thursday – Recurring Monthly Event – First Thursday – Over the Hill Gang of Virgin Valley – 1880 Grille in Mesquite, NV – 1499, Falcon Ridge Pkwy, Mesquite, NV 5 PM – 7 PM Mesquite Time Everyone is welcome for Cruise-In/Show & Shine/Dinner.

Saturday CANCELLED Cars & Coffee @ Perks on Sunset. 9 AM 1st Saturday each month. Friends, Fumes and fun. See the flyer. CLICK HERE for more info. Everyone is invited.

Saturday Toys For Tots at Gurus at Sunset Corner Bluff & Sunset – Noon to 4 PM – Presented by Car Guys Care

Saturday  Shop With A Cop Fundraiser 5:30pm – Don Ipson’s Garage – 2158 W 1800 N – St George – $25 per person – Please make Checks or Money Order to: Shop With A Cop – Deadline:  November 30th – Send Checks or Money Orders to:  Julian LeBlanc – 1524 N 1540 W St. – George, UT 84770 – Help us raise money for the kids and enjoy dinner with our Members. 

There is a lot of fun events planned we hope to see you there.

This site brought to you by: Steve’s Hot Rod Garage   

Get out there and support all you can have a great week.

Thanks Steve

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Wow Busy Weekend If You Play Play Your Cards Right You Can Hit Them All

Looks like we got a busy week plan it out and hit em all. They are all good causes and we should support them thanks in advance to all those that that always give so generously.

Tuesday Recurring Monthly Event – Gears, Grub & Mud at 1880 Grill in Mesquite.  Organized by The Over the Hill Gang of Virgin Valley 8 AM Mesquite Time – EVERYONE invited. (remember time difference from MST)

Wednesday “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel Each Wednesday Year-around Hours Arrive any time after 8:30 AM.

Thursday – Recurring Monthly Event – First Thursday – Over the Hill Gang of Virgin Valley – 1880 Grille in Mesquite, NV – 1499, Falcon Ridge Pkwy, Mesquite, NV 5 PM – 7 PM Mesquite Time Everyone is welcome for Cruise-In/Show & Shine/Dinner.

Saturday Cars & Coffee @ Perks on Sunset. 9 AM 1st Saturday each month. Friends, Fumes and fun. See the flyer. CLICK HERE for more info. Everyone is invited.

Saturday Toys For Tots at Gurus at Sunset Corner Bluff & Sunset – Noon to 4 PM – Presented by Car Guys Care

Saturday  Shop With A Cop Fundraiser 5:30pm – Don Ipson’s Garage – 2158 W 1800 N – St George – $25 per person – Please make Checks or Money Order to: Shop With A Cop – Deadline:  November 30th – Send Checks or Money Orders to:  Julian LeBlanc – 1524 N 1540 W St. – George, UT 84770 – Help us raise money for the kids and enjoy dinner with our Members. (see attached Flyer)

There is a lot of fun events planned we hope to see you there.

This site brought to you by: Steve’s Hot Rod Garage   

Get out there and support all you can have a great week.

Thanks Steve

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Happy Thanksgiving

Not a lot of car stuff going on with Thanksgiving in the middle of the week. So enjoy the holiday and family if they are going to be around. Looks like we are in for some interesting weather. The truck above is another from SEMA in the Amsoil booth. Also we are going to move the Wednesday H0t Rod Hang Out on December 25 to Tuesday December 24 and the one on January 1 to Tuesday December 31st. Then we will go back to normal.

Tuesday Recurring Monthly Event – Gears, Grub & Mud at 1880 Grill in Mesquite.  Organized by The Over the Hill Gang of Virgin Valley 8 AM Mesquite Time – EVERYONE invited. (remember time difference from MST)

Wednesday “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel Each Wednesday Year-around Hours Arrive any time after 8:30 AM.

There is a lot of fun events planned we hope to see you there.

This site brought to you by: Steve’s Hot Rod Garage   

Get out there and support all you can have a great week.

Thanks Steve

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Some Updated Info For The Weekend

Notice the time has changed on the Saturday Freddy’s until the time changes back. Enjoy the change in weather and the reduction in dust. It will be a nice change. Here is one of the trucks at SEMA Custom Chevrolet C-10 Camper Dubbed ‘Brown Sugar’ Debuts At SEMA Read more: http://gmauthority.com/blog/2019/11/custom-chevrolet-c-10-camper-dubbed-brown-sugar-debuts-at-sema/#ixzz65hpFaLpI

Thursday Pork Belly’s St George Cruise-in / Show & Shine 6 Pm See Flyer Click Here

Saturday Recurring Monthly Event – Car Guys Care Burger Cruise NOTE TIME CHANGE FOR WINTER – Cruise-In 4th Saturday 4 PM – 6 PM held in the parking lot of Freddy’s Steakburgers Located just to the North of Costco St. George – For information contact Shane Dastrup CarGuysCare@gmail.com  435-619-9770. For more info click here

Tuesday Recurring Monthly Event – Gears, Grub & Mud at 1880 Grill in Mesquite.  Organized by The Over the Hill Gang of Virgin Valley 8 AM Mesquite Time – EVERYONE invited. (remember time difference from MST)

Wednesday “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel Each Wednesday Year-around Hours Arrive any time after 8:30 AM.

There is a lot of fun events planned we hope to see you there.

This site brought to you by: Steve’s Hot Rod Garage   

Get out there and support all you can have a great week.

Thanks Steve

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They Say We Are Going To Get Some Rain Hope So

They say we should be getting a bit of rain hopefully we get a bunch or all we get is a bunch of wet road stink. Enjoy the change in weather and the reduction in dust. It will be a nice change. Here is one of the trucks at SEMA Custom Chevrolet C-10 Camper Dubbed ‘Brown Sugar’ Debuts At SEMA Read more: http://gmauthority.com/blog/2019/11/custom-chevrolet-c-10-camper-dubbed-brown-sugar-debuts-at-sema/#ixzz65hpFaLpI

Tuesday Recurring Monthly Event – Gears, Grub & Mud at 1880 Grill in Mesquite.  Organized by The Over the Hill Gang of Virgin Valley 8 AM Mesquite Time – EVERYONE invited. (remember time difference from MST)

Wednesday “Hot Rod Hangout” Cracker Barrel Each Wednesday Year-around Hours Arrive any time after 8:30 AM.

Wednesday VJ’s Cruise Nite Mesquite – 6 pm until whenever. This will be a regular event – located at 551 Mesquite Blvd. – Sponsored by the UPS Store & Auto Zone. (remember time difference from MST) 

Thursday Pork Belly’s St George Cruise-in / Show & Shine 6 Pm See Flyer Click Here

Saturday Recurring Monthly Event – Car Guys Care Burger Cruise – Cruise-In 4th Saturday 6 PM – 8 PM held in the parking lot of Freddy’s Steakburgers Located just to the North of Costco St. George – For information contact Shane Dastrup CarGuysCare@gmail.com  435-619-9770. For more info click here

There is a lot of fun events planned we hope to see you there.

This site brought to you by: Steve’s Hot Rod Garage   

Get out there and support all you can have a great week.

Thanks Steve