2019-2020 Basic List of Events
November 14-16, 2019 – Southwest Cushman Ride, Aransas Pass/ Corpus Christi
The ride will be a 3-day meet with Wednesday and Sunday being travel days. We had such a good time last year that I have been asked to do it again. Of course, I don’t ever get enough seafood and riding around the ocean is fun. Looking forward to seeing our South Texas Cushman friends again. We will start our rides from the Aransas Pass Micro-Tel Motel around 9:30 AM on Thursday and go from there.
Contact Don Henry (325) 692-3749 or Tommy Goode 512-549-3062
December 14, 2019 Texas Cushman Club Annual Christmas Party
Concho Valley/Southwest Area Christmas Party – Everyone is invited to join us for Christmas party at Ben and Gene’s in Carlsbad starting around 5 PM. We will have pot luck dinner and everyone is asked to bring their favorites dishes for everyone to enjoy. We will have our usual Christmas gift exchange following the meal.
For futher details contact Gene Sargent 325-656-2986
February 21–23, 2020 – Wise County Swap Meet – Decatur, TX -First major swap meet of the new year with lots of parts. For more info contact the swap meet at (940) 389-0054 or Don Henry who will be setting up there at (325) 692-3749
CANCELLED: March 20 & 21, 2020–14th Annual Carmine Ride–Carmine,TX. Come join us in Carmine, Texas (about 20 miles west of Brenham on US 290) this spring! Here’s what we have planned. The rides start at 9:30 from the Pecan Grove Inn parking lot on both Friday and Saturday mornings, so those coming from a distance need to arrive on the 19th to make the 9:30 AM start time on the 20th. The meet will be at the Pecan Grove Inn B & B, 233 Augsburg Street in Carmine, http://www.pecangroveinn.com. We (yes, that’s my wife and I) have six rooms. Call James or Jane Press at (281) 433-8845 to book or for further information
CANCELLED: April 2–4, 2020 – Southwest Cushman Ride- Ft. Smith, Arkansas. For all our Cushman Friends in this area we will host 3 days of riding in the beautiful country around Ft. Smith. We will start our rides from Twig and Zoe Branch’s home. Twig has several RV hook up at his place along with motels and RV park that are close by. For more information, Don Henry (325) 692-3749 or Twig Branch (479)
CANCELLED : April 16-18, 2020- Concho Valley/Water Valley Ride. Those attending with RV’s, there are hookups with water and electricity, $20.00/night, no reservations are required at the Park. There will be an afternoon ride for early arrivals on Thursday. Sunday morning Ben Sargent will serve a breakfast of pancakes, sausage and coffee for everyone to enjoy before breaking camp and returning home. Contact: Ben Sargent (325) 234-5936 or Raymond Love (806) 759-8870
Pate Swap Meet
CANCELLED– OCTOBER 1 – 3, 2020
April 30–May 2, 2020 – – Texas Motor Speedway – Ft. Worth, TX One of the country’s largest swap meets with Cushman parts along with everything else. For more information call the Pate Swap Meet at (713) 649-0922 or Don Henry (325) 692-3749 who will be setting up there on row 2, block 69, space 925.
CANCELLED: May 6-9, 2020 (Mother’s Day Weekend), Central Texas Meet, Bastrop, Texas Richard always has great rides followed with his famous cook out. List of motels in Bastrop. Best Western 512 321 0900, Budget Inn 512 321 6200, Comfort Suites 512 321 3377, Hampton Inn 7 Suites 512 321 2898, Holiday Inn Express 512 321 1900
CANCELLED: June 7–11, 2020– 38th National CCOA Meet – Fonner Park and the Heartland Events Center, Grand Island, Nebraska. Grand Island is located right on Interstate 80. It has great facilities and the town is full of interesting places to visit giving Cushman folks many short and slow riding opportunities. More information will be available in the next CCOA magazine.
CANCELLED: Next National CCOA will be June 6-10, 2021 in Coldwater, Michigan.
June 22-26, 2020 Possum Kingdom Ride – Call Gene at 972-768-1081 RV camping and motel rooms both available.
Willow Beach R V Park, 1239 Willow Beach Road, Grayford Tx 76449
940-779-3004 Cancellation policy is by end of May.
They have 8 spaces together that are available now. When calling for a reservation, tell them you want one of the 8 sites that are together. They are $48 per night. They have elec and water, but no sewer. They are ok with gray water being released on the grass. They have a dump. The sites are level and have plenty of room for backing.
POSSUM KINGDOM UPDATE. JUNE 17,2020
MONDAY AT 5:00 PM MEET AT THE BROWN BUILDING AT THE WILLOW BEACH RV PARK WHERE YOU CHECKED IN. THOSE OF US AT THE MOTEL WILL MEET YOU THERE.
THEN WE WILL DRIVE TO GRAFORD FOR DINNER AT THE “CAFE”
Hideaway Cabins and Inn
The have 14 units available now at $125 a night. All rooms have two double beds. Motel is older, but ok.
Cancellation policy is 72 hours before arrival
Check in is at 1782 FM 2951 ,Grayford Tx 76449. (Possum Kingdom is actually Grayford). Motel is East of check in on the South side of road. You can only make reservations Monday-Friday.
When calling for reservation tell them you are part of Texas Cushman club. More details closer to ride. Do plan for several potluck suppers.
September 12, 2020- West Texas Area Fun Day. On Saturday we will line up at 9:00 for the annual West Texas Fair Parade in Abilene. Following lunch at Sharon Allen’s and weather permitting we will have an afternoon ride. Contact: Don Henry 325-692-3749 or 325-665-5716
CANCELLED: A letter to the members will be mailed. October 14-17, 2020 – Texas Cushman Club State Meet, Wichita Falls, Texas – The Texas Cushman Club will be having its 38th State Meet from Thursday through Saturday. This is a great facility for a Cushman meet and we hope you make plans on being there. The Schedule of Events will be posted as we get closer to the Meet. Contact: Richard Kesselus, (512) 431-2940
Dec.19, 2020- Concho Valley Christmas Party. Ben and Gene Sargent are hosting the annual Christmas party at the their home at 11297 Marshall St., Carlsbad ,Texas. 6:00pm. Plan on a great time by bringing a covered dish for the potluck supper and a $10 (or less gift) for the Chinese Christmas Exchange. CALL Ben: 325-234-5963 or. Gene: 325-656-2986