Spring is here, and we will be teaming up again with our friends from the MilwaukeeMINIs club for a fun drive on some fun Wisconsin back roads.
WRAPUP:? A sunny but chilly day drew well over 50 MINIs to our annual spring event.? We had a casual drive up from the Chicagoland area to meet with members of the MilwaukeeMINIs and the Minis In Northernn Illinois clubs.? We then took off on a 45 mile drive through Southern Wisconsin’s most scenic roads..? Our end destination was a stop at Twin Lakes for a (very) late lunch.? Huge thanks to Theresa for helping with the route printing and arrangements, Francis, Arnie and Paul for input on the route, and Conrad the RoadWarrior for keeping us on the correct route 😉
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Join the caravan from Chicagoland or Milwaukee or meet us at the combined start location at the Jelly Belly factory..? We will explore a bunch of Wisconsin back roads, then stop for a late lunch in Twin Lakes.
Here are the details:
WHAT: A fun group drive on some cool Wisconsin back roads.
WHY: Just for fun!!
WHERE:? Final Destination is a late lunch at?the Pier West Resturaunt in Twin Lakes Wisconsin
???????????? There are several start locations..? Chicago and Milwaukee area will each have a group drive to arrive at the Jelly Belly Factory for a ?combined meeting point and a bit of a hangout time prior to the main drive?(or feel free to just?arrive at the Jelly Belly start on your own)
??????????? Chicagoland Start: Departure 9:30? We will meet in the parking lot?near the Starbucks at Rt 176 and Waukegan road (just a little west of Knauz MINI).. Approximate address is 203 Waukegan Road, Lake Bluff Il
Jelly Belly Start😕 Departure at 11:30?? 10100 Jelly Belly Lane, Pleasant Prairie, WI?? This is the intersection of Rt.165 (104th street) and Rt. 31 (Greenbay Road).??I have been told some GPS directions are not accurate to this location.
WHAT to Bring: A full tank of gas, a camera, an FRS radio (optional if you would like to listen in, and help with traffic and directions. We use Channel #1, Subchannel #1), your favorite MINI Clothing, and a smile!!
?IMPORTANT:? Please add a comment so we can plan for the right amount of route sheets and for counts for our lunch spot!!