19th Annual Ford & Friends Meet Jan. 11

The Early Ford V-8 Club of Palm Beach Region 129 will return to the Brass Monkey Tavern (7781 Lake Worth Road) on Saturday, Jan. 11. The show runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and spectators receive free admission.

The event is open to all flathead Ford, Lincoln and Mercury automobiles. Hot rods and race cars with flatheads are also permitted, along with Model T and Model A cars. The pre-registration cost is $10 and must be received by Jan. 7. Registration on show day is open from 8 to 11 a.m. for $15. There is no charge for a second or third vehicle.

Dashboard plaques will be awarded to contestants. The event will also feature a live DJ, barbecue and vendors. Flea market and vendor spaces (16 feet by 20 feet) are available for $20. Contestants are permitted to display for-sale signs on automobiles.

For more information about the event, call Vern Lehto at (561) 267-5983.