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August 2012

Royal Touch Picnic 2012

August 15, 2012

Photos by DC Claudio The last time we covered a Royal Touch event was in 2007. That year, the club had their show as part of the WEGO Tour. This year, we were invited out to Bryan for a picnic they were hosting. Lots of area clubs came out to barbecue and to enjoy the park on a Sunday afternoon. No trophies were up for grabs, no registration forms had to be completed. This was open to anyone who wanted to spend time with friends and family on a beautiful day. The Royal Touch crew had the concession stand going all day long dishing out food and drinks for those who didn’t bring their own pits. La Compania Car Club even brought out celebrity members Raini and Rico Rodriguez who are from the Bryan College Station area. Both are carving out their spot in Hollywood, but still took enough time to spend the day with everyone back home. Lots of quality rides were on hand as expected. When all it costs is a quarter tank of gas to enjoy an event, you can imagine that many rides will make Read More...

Traditionals Pachanga 2012

August 1, 2012

The Rio Grande Valley has always shown us love. That’s why we always do our very best to attend and cover events in the area when we’re invited out. Back in March, we were approached by Traditionals Car Club to join them at their 3rd Annual Pachanga held in Weslaco. We made the necessary arrangements to attend. Picnics always have very good turnouts. People love getting together and spending time with friends and family at these events. Because it was a picnic, no money was required from attendees for anything. This didn’t mean that nothing was paid for by Traditionals. They gave out cash prizes for many things including, longest distance, tug of war, jalapeño eating, tattoo contest on top of many other things. Club president, Juan Garcia said, “We’re going to spend the money, regardless, throwing a pachanga just for our club, so why not invite all of our friends to share the day, and a little dinero and make it a huge party?” It looks as if Read More...