LONG BEACH PARADE, MONDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2013
This year, registered Cruisin' The Coast participants only will be allowed to take part in the Long Beach Parade. You will have to show either a CTC Registration Confirmation Card (mailed to the "Early Bird" registrants) or this year's CTC ID card. Look for more information later on this change.
WELCOME PASS CHRISTIAN AS OUR NEW VENUE/STAMPING SITE!
When our venues open on Thursday, October 10, the City of Pass Christian will be the newest member of the CTC family as not only a new venue but a stamping site as well. Pass Christian will have all the amenities expected of a CTC venue but will add charm and character that are uniquely its own. You will want to schedule time to explore this new venue and enjoy all it has to offer.
NEW EVENT: THE HOOKUP/BB MARINA SALUTE THE VETERANS, TUESDAY OCTOBER 8
We are pleased to announce The Hookup & Biloxi Boardwalk Marina will host the Salute the Veterans event on Tuesday, October 8th from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. located at 200 E. 8th Street in Biloxi. Garry Wesley is scheduled to perform, and wonderful food and beverages will be available.
NEW EVENT: BLESSING OF THE CLASSICS, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9
The city of Diamondhead will be hosting the "Blessing of the Classics" on Wednesday, October 9. Along the Mississippi Gulf Coast there is the tradition of blessing the fishing fleets. Diamondhead is expanding that tradition to include a blessing for the cruising cars. This event is still in the planning stage so more information will be posted as it become available.
Celebrities Abound at CTC! – We are pleased to announce that members of History’s “Counting Cars” crew will be here. Danny “the Count” Koker, Kevin Mack and "Horny" Mike Henry are looking forward to visiting with you. They’ll be signing autographs at Beau Rivage on Wednesday, October 9th. To learn more about Danny “The Count” Koker and Counts Kustoms visit their website www.countskustoms.com
2012 REGISTRATION RECORD SET!
6,169 Cruisers registered for Cruisin' The Coast 2012 making our "Sweet Sixteen" one of the most
exciting years yet! The 6,169 number is the most we have ever registered and passes the goal of
6,000 we have been working toward since our early years. Our goal for 2013 is at least 6,169 HAPPY
cruisers so plan on attending Cruisin' The Coast 2013 and help us make our goal.
Cruisers Plan Ahead: Future Dates for Cruisin’ The Coast®
Many of our cruisers like to plan ahead for future events: marking calendars and making reservations. Here at Cruisin’ The Coast®, we like to help when we can, so listed below are the dates for our event through 2016. Yes, we plan ahead too!
2013 Oct. 6 -13
2014 Oct. 5 - 12
2015 Oct. 4 - 11
2016 Oct. 2 - 9
Please Read the Following Cruisin' The Coast Rules:
When there are as many cars and spectators in an area as we have at CTC, safety becomes a major concern. We aren't trying to keep people from having fun but trying to insure no one is hurt during the event.
Cruisin’ The Coast® car participants who do
not follow the rules will be immediately expelled from the
• You must obey all traffic signals, posted speed
limits and curb markings while participating in the Cruisin'
The Coast event.
• Cars burning out/peeling out,
throwing flames on public roadways, and using hydraulics
will be ejected from the event immediately.
• Please respect the safety of
all roadside onlookers and the peace and quiet of neighborhood
areas. Any person or parties found guilty of such behavior
will be permanently barred from participation in Cruisin'
The Coast activities.
• We are a heavy tourist area
with limited ability to screen visitors. Do not leave valuables
• Warning! Prevent possible fire
hazard - do not top off your gas tank.