14th Annual ‘Vettes at the Port’ Set For April 18
By Space Coast Daily // April 5, 2015
located in the Cove waterside dining
BREVARD COUNTY • PORT CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – The Cape Kennedy Corvette Club will hold its 14th annual “Vettes at the Port” show in Port Canaveral, Florida on Saturday April 18.
The show will be located in the Cove waterside dining, shopping and recreation area from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The event raises funds for the National Kidney Foundation, Make-a-Wish and projects sponsored by the Cape Canaveral Fire and Rescue Unit.
Events will include a NKF Silent Auction and a People’s Choice car show.
The show is expected to draw more than 200 participants from all over the Southeast U.S. in addition to hundreds of spectators. Trophies will be awarded for the best Corvettes in 10 classes.
There will be rock-n-roll DJ music, a silent auction, a 50/50 drawing, door prizes, vendors selling everything from jewelry to automotive products, and many of the restaurants will be featuring speci al discounts.
The Exploration Tower located inside the port will also be offering discount tickets where you can enjoy spectacular views from the towers seventh floor observation deck.
“The Port is a popular venue for the show because of its backdrop of beautiful cruise ships and the waterside dining establishments,” said Randy Anderson.
“Many participants stay after the show for a drink and/or dinner on the waterfront to wave bon voyage to the passengers on the massive cruise ships as they pass the restaurants.”
The Port also has a waterside park with covered picnic pavilions within easy walking distance of the show.
The International Palms Resort & Conference Center reservations office has an $89 rate for standard rooms set up and ready to go.
Call the hotel at 800-206-2747 or 321-783-2271 and ask for the “Vettes at the Port” rate to make a reservation at the group rate. This is a space available rate, so as we get closer to the actual event date, the rate may not be available .