Another enjoyable Fun Run is in the books!
KRUSIN' KLASSICS FUN RUN - MAY 31 - JUNE 1, 2013
Friday night began with a parade of cars. The participants lined up in Ludington Park at 6PM. The parade began at around 7PM flowing West from Ludington Park, turning North on Stephenson Avenue, bearing right on to Sheridan road and continuing on through Wells out to the highway. The route then followed US2,41 & M35 to Gladstone's Lake Shore Drive and continued straight on through to Kipling.
After the parade, participants were treated to a participant's party at the U.P. Fairgrounds. The party began at 8PM and consisted of free hot dogs, brats and home made french fries. Beverages were availabe as well. Music for the Friday night party was provided by AJ the DJ playing everyone's favorite tunes!!.
X&M Hot Rods' chassis dyno was exceptionally busy this year and operated from 3PM til 10PM on Friday, and Saturday 10AM til 6PM. We had some very nice power numbers this year from participants and you can see the dyno results on our "about us" page by clicking the downloads link and then the dyno trophy winners link..
On Saturday the gates opened at 7AM . Breakfast was served by the Ford River Lions club from 7AM til 10:30 AM.
A Women's Tea was held in the Butler building at noon, and the village at the south end of the grounds was be open for your enjoyment as well..
Kids competed in a pedal tractor pull, and displays and numerous other activities took place throughout the day. Trophies were awarded a bit differently this year. There were 20 voter's choices picked and 5 specialty trophies handed out to vehicles chosen by sponsors and special event crews.
The dance kicked off at 8PM in the Ruth Butler Building with the Hit Men providing rockin' tunes til midnight. 10PM marked raffle time and the winners were be drawn. The results of the raffle will be posted soon. There were many fantastic prizes on the raffle list this year. and congrats to Bob and Lori Krause for being the top prize winners of the 1971 Chevelle.
See some car show and dance photos below.