Hello Carolina’s VCA members (past and present)! We have put together a tentative schedule of events for 2013 and wanted to share some of our plans with you. Some of these dates still need to be confirmed, but a tentative schedule of events is listed below. *** If you haven’t already renewed your membership, please renew today!!! We are working diligently to make the Carolina’s Viper Club one of the best regions in the VCA. Your renewal is directly related to our ability to plan and execute successful events throughout the region. *** Carolina’s VCA Tentative Event Schedule February 9[SUP]th[/SUP] - Carolina’s Dyno Day at Mayhem Motorsports We have confirmed a time and location for our first Dyno Day of the year. It will be at Mayhem Motorsports in Raleigh on Saturday February 9th (10am-4pm). Rain date TBD as needed. See thread: http://forums.viperclub.org/threads/661211-Carolinas-Dyno-Day-February-09-2013-Mayhem-Motorsports March 23[SUP]rd[/SUP] - Carolina's Lunch Meetup See thread: http://forums.viperclub.org/threads/663370-VCA-Carolinas-Member-Lunch-March-23rd-2013-Raleigh April 5[SUP]th[/SUP]-6[SUP]th[/SUP] - MOPARS at The Rock – Rockingham, NC (http://www.moparsattherock.com/) The 22[SUP]nd[/SUP] annual MOPARS at the Rock is scheduled for April 5[SUP]th[/SUP] and 6[SUP]th[/SUP] this year. Bring your Viper out to experience this annual car show, drag strip, and swap meet exclusive to MOPARS!!! See thread: http://forums.viperclub.org/threads/663450-Mopars-at-the-Rock-!!!-April-6th-2013 POSTPONED (TBD) – Viper Club Crashes Cars&Coffee & fun cruise – Wilmington, NC Get your Viper geared up for some fun time near the beach! See thread: http://forums.viperclub.org/threads/664725-Vipers-Head-to-Wilmington-NC-May-4th-Club-Event May 31[SUP]st[/SUP]-June 2[SUP]nd[/SUP] - Tail of the Dragon!!! (http://www.tailofthedragon.com/) Please mark your calendars for one of the ultimate events of the year! We are making plans to join our Viper Club friends from Alabama / Tennessee for the annual Tail of the Dragon cruise. The Tail of the Dragon is considered by many as one of the world's foremost motorcycling and sports car roads. Anyone looking for an exciting drive will enjoy this stretch of US129 with 318 curves in 11 miles! This will most likely be a 2 or 3 day weekend event that will include other activities so please mark your calendars! July 13[SUP]th[/SUP] – NARRA (formerly Viper Days)– Virginia International Raceway – Alton, VA (http://narraonline.com/) NARRA is within our reach again this month! We’ll take a trip up to VIR for some additional fun at the track! This is a wonderful opportunity for us to drive our Vipers on the historic 3.27 mile VIR track. August 16[SUP]th[/SUP]-18[SUP]th[/SUP] -MOPARS at the Beach! - Myrtle Beach, SC (http://www.moparsatthebeach.com Mopar Week presented by Arrington Performance kicks off for the second year in August 2013 with events in and around the Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina. Some of the locations of Mopar Week events will be Hard Rock Cafe, Hooters NMB, the Carolina Tavern, Myrtle Beach Speedway, Wheels of Yesteryear, Inlet Square Mall and other places in and around the Grand Strand area. VCA members are more than welcome to attend the entire Mopar Week, but the main event is on Saturday so we will focus on getting a block of rooms for Friday-Sunday. It would be great if we can get a dozen or so Vipers all staying at the same hotel. September 27-29[SUP]th[/SUP] – Vipers slither to Biltmore!!! - Asheville, NC (http://www.biltmore.com/) The Carolina’s VCA region will be hosting a grand Viper event at Biltmore! Biltmore is the largest privately owned home in the United States with over 178,000 square feet and 250 rooms! Mark your calendar now as this will be an exciting 2-3 day event you won’t want to miss. We plan to extend an invitation to other VCA regions as well so it should be a lot of fun. October 3[SUP]rd[/SUP]-5[SUP]th[/SUP] – American Le Mans Series Race - VIR (http://www.alms.com/schedule/2013) We are working to get special VIP access from SRT for our VCA members November (Exact date TBD) – Holiday Laps at VIR - Alton, VA (http://virnow.com/) Join us at Virginia International Raceway for their annual Holiday Laps charity benefit. This is a wonderful opportunity to take your Viper and experience the historic 3.27 mile VIR track and all for a great cause! All proceeds from this event benefit Christmas Holiday charity programs. December (Exact date TBD) – Carolina’s VCA Annual Holiday Party, Charlotte, NC We are planning a Holiday Party for our region. Itinerary and date TDB but you can bet it will be a great event for all! As always, we welcome your input whether it be positive or negative. This is YOUR club so please do not hesitate to get in touch with us regarding any comments, ideas, suggestions, etc. I hope you are looking forward to this year as much as we are!