1st Annual Corpus Cruise April 2005
Memebers and family from HALF(Houston Area Legandary Firebirds) make the cruise to the Murphy home for some bar-b-que, beer, cruising.
2nd Annual Corpus Cruise Spring 2006
The Houston gang makes the trip for a second year.
3rd Annual Corpus Cruise 2007
A few more cars, a few more people made this meet. Can you tell we know how to have fun?
4th Annual Corpus Cruise April 2008
Seems like this is getting to be pretty popular, we had 9 Firebirds this time. This was the first themed party, a luau. K-bobs on the menu, Shiner Bock was plentiful....and so were the good times!
Air Show - NAS Corpus Christi - April 2009
5th Annual Corpus Cruise - aka Cinco deMurphio May 2009
We had cars from San Antonio, Houston and a few more from Corpus. By the end of the weekend, we had 17 1st Gen Firebirds. I think the pictures speak for themselves.....
6th Annual Corpus Cruise - April 2010 - Woodstock Theme
Another record breaking gathering of 17 1st Gen Firbirds! We had Go-Go girls, hippies, not sure what Blake was, '60s music, face painting, and the now imfamous "Slushies"........well you had to be there....PEACE, LOVE & FIREBIRDS man!
Mini-Monster Garage 1/8/2011
Adan III, Adan II, and Javier came over to put new shocks and a Holley carb on his '67 Firebird. Neighbor Hot Rod Joe came over to get his hands dirty. Gonna add new HEI dist, plugs, wires when they come in. Gotta get it runnin for annual Murphy Cruise. Many thanx to Adan II for the cool F.A.S.T banner!!
32nd Annual Fiesta Mexicana Parade - Robstown, TX
Through the website, we were contacted & invited to this event March 5, 2011. Our first invite to such an event, it is a small community, but 32 years and running, we were honored to participate. Very happy to get some recognition for the group, maybe a sign of things to come?
2011 Corpus Cruise - April 9, 2011
The 7th Annual Corpus Cruise will be April 9, 2011, mark your calendars! No theme this year, just good people, great fun, and of course...cool Firebirds!
Pruski 'bird gets an overhaul - May 14th, 2011
Thom brought his Blackbird over to pull the motor. He has ambitious plans to put in new front end, fenders, body & paint, cleanup motor...and have it ready for Cannonbird Run....no tell'in how many Shiners it will take to git r' dun? Will update as needed.
March of Dimes Car Show 6/25/11
Travis & I took our 'birds to Allen Samuals Chevrolet for car show benefiting the March of Dimes. We got hit a few short rain showers, then it just turned HOT & Windy...welcome to South Texas car shows in June :-). Nice showing and we hooked up with another 'bird owner on Corpus..stayed tuned for that info....
Cannonbird Run II - Texas Hill Country
2nd annual Cannonbird Run held in Fredericksburg/Luckenbach, TX area. We had 24, 1st Gen Firebirds mostly from Texas, but we did get some long distance attendees from Virginia, Michigan & Arizona. We had a car show Saturday morning, a winding road cruise through the hill country with a stop at a local winery. After that, we had some Texas BBQ, and listened to the music of the Mark Jungers Band that evening. It was great fun with old friends and fun meeting up with some new ones.
Wings Over Houston - October 2010
HALF Group meets up in Houston at Ellington AFB for air/car show. After the air show, we got a rare a super treat to have our 'birds on the tarmac to get some great pictures taken with the USAF Thunderbirds and their crew.
Corpus Cruise 2012
1950's was the theme...would have made our parents proud....
Corpus Cruise 2013
This years theme was a good 'ol costume party.....with emphasis on party ;-)