The Boatress is happy, I am happy and we are all happy she is happy!
We are here, and in 10 seconds you are reminded why we all love it here this week. The folks are beyond welcoming, and make you feel at home. Not to mention all your pals are here and time just seems to slip away. I cant believe its Friday already. Ya ya. you want pictures of boats and sunshine. The weather has been a bit crazy, but so far, in our favor. Fingers crossed that today brings more sunshine. Now on to the photos.
Ready to go!
The store is all set up. Sold 1,200 of shirts in one hr. If you are here, show up and clean us out so we can go boating
Everyone is getting ready
Amazing Volunteers waiting for boats
Ready for you!
The Riva gang is getting ready
Year of the Racer!
Nice original FeatherCraft
The Docks early on a Thursday. Starting to fill!
WECATCHEM ready to go!
Here come the Harrisons, Karen, Paul, Mike and Alex Harrison!
Jim Frechette headed our way with Mark waving
The plain, the plain landed!
Lets go to lunch through the Dora canal! All smiles
Alex Watson taking some of his amazing photos…Wait, of me taking a shot of Alex!
Parked for lunch
Moxie look’n good
Fill me up with some of that Ethanol Free 90 octane magic. Palm Gardens Restaurant. one of our top 3 destinations here.
The Harrison’s party barge
Shannon Scott Knight at the helm of WECATCHEM! All smiles
Headed home on the lake
Still smiles. No oil or fuel smells thanks to VanNess Engineering
Meanwhile some stayed at the Palm Gardens to enjoy the atmosphere.
Finally everyone made it home and got ready for Woodystock. This year was a very special event with a wonderful gathering, open bar , food and a wonderful Steam Train ride. Thanks to Terry Fiest of the Sunnyland Chapter for putting this together, and the sponsors for making it all happen, ANTIQUE BOAT CENTER, ANTIQUE BOAT AMERICA, GARWOOD CUSTOM BOATS, WOODY BOATER, KATZ’S MARINA
ALL ABOARD! Except you John Rothert from VA!
Mike Mayor having some suds on the left there
Hampster from Tahoe and his classic pose. Frechette photo bombing
And finally a wonderful meal at the Copacabana Cuban resturant in town. One of the top three eats in Mt Dora. 5 Woody Stars!
Leaving WECATCHEM to have a nice warm night under her torn cover!And to think, the show hasn’t even started yet! Stay tuned for more Live updates form lake Dora 2016!