RV Rental Idea: A Mother's Day Road Trip!
Mother's Day - A time to tell Mom just how much she means to you. And what better way than a relaxing RV road trip with the family!
Pamper Mom with a hearty breakfast made just for her at her favorite camping destination! You'll enjoy having all the comforts of home are right there with you!
El Monte RV makes it easy!
|RV Rental Idea: Shuttle Atlantis Launch!
For all you space buffs who just can't get enough of the space program, the next launch of the Space Shuttle Atlantis takes place on May 12th at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Tickets to view these events from the compound sell out fast, so make your plans today! While you're there, you'll want to check out all of the fascinating things to see, including tours, IMAX film presentations and much, much more.
The Kennedy Space Center is just east of Orlando, FL. El Monte RV has a location in Orlando
that is conveniently located to this event.
RV Rental Idea: Calling all NASCAR fans!
Continue the 2009 NASCAR Season with a Tailgating Party in an El Monte RV motorhome at these exciting races:
The Russell Friedman 400 at Richmond Int'l Speedway on May 1 - 2!
The Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on May 8 - 9!
The Sprint All-Star race will be at the Lowe's Motor Speedway on May 16!
The Coca-Cola 600 race will be at the Lowe's Motor Speedway on May 23 - 24!
The Dover 400
race will be at the Dover Int'l Speedway
on May 30 - 31!
|RV Vacation Idea: A Memorial Day Remembrance
Memorial Day - Our gateway to Summer!
Everyone loves Memorial Day because it's the unofficial start of the summer season! And that means summer vacations!
It's also a day to honor and remember those who lost their lives for our Freedom. There are many celebrations around the country. Why not travel in comfort and style in a motorhome from El Monte RV! Take all the comforts of home with you while you celebrate Memorial Day!
RV Vacation Idea: Bonnaroo Music Festival
June 11 - 14, 2009
It's never too early to make your plans to enjoy the Bonnaroo Music Festival in Manchester, TN! Motorhomes and campsites go fast for this event, so make your plans now so you don't miss out!
If the event itself wasn't enough to entice you, here are a few of the exciting artists that will be at this year's festival: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Erykah Badu, Al Green, Nine Inch Nails, the Beastie Boys, Merle Haggard, David Byrne and a host of others!
El Monte RV offers several convenient locations in Nashville, TN, Atlanta, GA and Birmingham, AL to serve you.
For festival information, please visit their website.
|RV Rental Idea: Oxnard, CA Strawberry Festival!
May 16-17, 2009
This sweet, annual event has something for everyone! Included in the admission price are free rides and attractions, shows and exhibits. And, what's a festival without music! Musical styles range from classic rock to country to Zydeco to Latin salsa, to rhythm and blues and more.
For the arts and crafts lover in you, the festival will feature artists from approximately 10 states showcasing photography, oil paintings, jewelry, woodworking, ceramics and more!
And, don't forget the main attraction: strawberries served any way you can imagine! The kids won't want to miss taking their pictures or getting a prize from Strawberry Shortcake, the official Berryfest Princess of Strawberryland!
The festival does not offer onsite camping, however, there are campgrounds nearby:
- Evergreen RV Park 2135 N. Oxnard Blvd., Oxnard, CA. Reservations @ 805/485-1936.
- Ventura Beach RV Resort 800 West Main Street, Ventura, CA. Reservations @ 805/643-9137.
- Ventura Oaks RV Park in Oak View, CA Reservations @ 805-649-9103.
Check their website for more festival information.
|RV Recipe of the Month
Fifteen-minute Salsa Shrimp
1 can (8-oz.) tomato sauce
1/2 cup chunky salsa
2 cans (5-oz ea) small shrimp *
1 1/2 cups instant rice (uncooked)
~ Combine the first four ingredients in a saucepan and stir to mix.
~ Simmer for 10 minutes.
~ Stir in rice, cover and remove from heat.
~ Let sit for five minutes, stir and serve.
* Fresh shrimp may be used. Shell and clean about 18 medium-size shrimp. Cut into bite size pieces and simmer in sauce until they turn pink. This may not take the full 10 minutes. Do not overcook. Add rice, remove from heat, cover and let sit for five minutes before serving. (Serves 4)
Serve and enjoy!
|Near-new RV Manager's Special
2005 Fleetwood Terra 32S
Stock #: 75905
This Class A motorhome is just like new and comes fully loaded! This unit sleeps 4 and includes large slide-out, dinette, microwave, stereo/cd player, generator, air conditioner, refrigerator/freezer, hitch, and more! An awesome deal!