District Happenings

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat

Winslow local Dane Salazar had a goal in mind when he started the Slow Life Car Club last summer:

To get the youth more involved with fixing their Lowrider bikes or even working on a car or to participate in some of the activities that we put on and just to get the youth more motivated into positive things instead of getting brought down into the negativity I would like to provide better opportunities for growth in the community.

Dane Salazar
Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat
Photo Courtesy Jim Buckley

In line with that goal, he and his club got together with the Just Cruis’n Car Club (of which I am a member) to put on a Trunk or Treat event downtown between Second Street and the alley.

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat
Photo Courtesy Lawrence Kenna

He wanted there to be a safe place for the kids and the community to come together and have fun.

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat

And come together they did.

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat
Photo courtesy Jim Buckley

In addition to candy of the sugared kind, there was plenty of automotive eye-candy as well.

TJ served up some fine hot chocolate.

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat
Photo Courtesy Jim Buckley

Costumes were spot on.

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat
Photo Courtesy Brian Law
Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat
Photo courtesy Jim Buckley

And we even saw a few creepy highjackers.

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat
Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat

Community Coming Together

Just as Dane hoped, the event truly enhanced the sense of community in Winslow, bringing people together at the core location of Winslow’s history for a little spooky fun.

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat
Photo Courtesy Brian Law

I believe that it was an awesome success I seen a lot of smiling people and everyone having fun stress-free drama free the way it should be.

Dane Salazar

The Car Clubs’ first annual Trunk or Treat was one for the books. Both clubs are already talking about how to make it even better next year!

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat

Many thanks to Jim Buckley, Lawrence Kenna, and Brian Law for filling in the gaps on my pictures. We had so many cool kids in costume trunk or treating, I never made it off of my ’48 Ford’s tailgate!

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat

Until next time…

Take it Easy!

Winslow Halloween Trunk or Treat

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