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The 59th Annual Draggins Rod and Custom Car Show was a Success.

Thanks to all our volunteers, participants, sponsors, vendors and of course the many spectators who enjoyed the show.

Congratulations to the lucky winner of the beautiful Project lX Mercury Parklane Paul Flaman of Regina. At a small ceremony on May 22nd at the SaskAbilities office the Draggins members & SaskAbilities Board members presented the car to Paul & away he cruised.


History of the Draggins Rod & Custom Car Club

Early in 1957 informal meetings started taking place regarding the forming of a car club in Saskatoon. Discussions revolved around what kind of a car club it should be and to choose a name. In the fall of 1957, after returning from their first car show in Edmonton, Alberta seven car enthusiasts formed a club to further their hobby.

On October 3rd, 1957, the first recorded meeting of the Draggins Car Club was held...

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Appreciation Night

Just a few pictures showing the variety of classic & custom cars that attended the Open House on June 3 2019.


Back 40 Show

Members participated in the Back 40 Show & Shine in Delisle on July 13 2019. Weather was very hot but lots of great food, homemade pies, & good music.

 


Tiger Automotive Show

Club members joined with a large number of great vehicles at the Annual Tiger Automotive Show'n Shine on a hot July 21, 2019. Good time had by all...thanks Troy & all the staff.


Private Collection Tour

Saturday July 27 saw members heading out to a tour of a private collector & a barbeque at a member's cabin later. Thanks Dale and Linda for the hospitality.


Gearhead Show & Shine

Gearhead Summer Camp Show & Shine July 26 2019 at Saskatoon Polytechnic.


DQ Cruise

Monday August 5th the club members & families had a good time at the Dairy Queen on 8th St.


Rock 102 Pit Stop

Rock 102 & Coop sponsored the Pit Stop Show & Shine at the Coop Home Centre parking lot on Saturday Aug 17th as part of the cruise weekend. Club members had a great time along with a packed parking lot and masses of folks walking through to look at the cars.


Cruise Day

Saskatoon Cruise Day Sunday August 18 2019


Cruise Day 8th St

Sunday evening August 18th the cruising continued on 8th St. Some members gathered to watch the happenings.


Club Tour Alloy

Club tour of the wonderful private collection shown at Alloy Collision Centre -Wyant Group. August 19 2019


Cruise for MS

A & W Cruise for MS August 22 2019

 

Pouring rain didn't stop a few club members from attending the 8th St A & W to be there when current club President Rob Gunn presented a $500.00 donation for MS on behalf of the Draggins Rod & Custom Car Club.

 

   

Manitou Club Weekend

Camp Easter Seal Weekend August 31 2019

Members enjoying some beautiful weather, sights around Manitou Springs and relaxing.

 


Hop Night at DQ

Sept 14th saw the usual A & W Hop Night moved to the Dairy Queen 8th St due to circumstances at the Dub. Beautiful warm evening saw full parking lots and long lineups at the DQ. Thanks to Chris at the Great Canadian Oil Change for allowing us to park out front.


Martinsville A & W Show

Club members spent a sunny Saturday Sept 7 at the annual A & W Show & Shine in Martinsville. Good participation of a great number of car enthusiasts. The day ended with an awesome barbeque supper at one of our member's home. Thanks Brett for your hospitality.


Nu-Fab Show

Nu-Fab Building Products Show & Shine Sept 21st. Some club members joined with the over 126 cars that attended this annual fun fall event. Thanks to the management & staff for their hospitality. All the funds raised go towards Ronald McDonald House Charities.

 


Cheque Presentation 2019

 

Club Presentation to SaskAbilities - Oct 21 2019

 

SaskAbilities was presented a cheque for $25,000 by current President Rob Gunn on behalf of the club members to continue the Draggin's support of Camp Easter Seal at Manitou Lake, SK. Also the success of the 2019 car show raffle of the 1964 Mercury Parklane convertible, which raised $81,135.95 for camp, brings the club's total donation to over $2,000,000 since 1968.


Christmas Parade

Wonderful weather for a Christmas parade! Draggin members spent the weekend preparing a another float for the annual Santa parade on Sunday Nov 17 2019 and thousands of spectators lined the streets of downtown Saskatoon. Members and some of their little ones enjoyed the afternoon riding on the float.