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NSXcapdes 2018 invitation and schedule!

27 February 2001
Orlando, FL
NSXcapades 2018

Friday Dec 7 thru Sunday Dec 9, 2018
Greater Orlando area

Dear NSXCA members and NSX enthusiasts,

The Florida Chapter of the NSX Club of America is pleased to invite everyone to this year's NSXcapades, our 20th consecutive year-end gathering of NSX owners and enthusiasts!

Our headquarter hotel remains the same as in previous years, picked for its desirable freeway access in Southwestern Orlando west of Disney, security by location, and excellent amenities at a reasonable cost.

Marriott Spring Hill Suites, Flamingo Crossings
13279 Flamingo Crossings Blvd., Winter Garden, FL 34787
We do NOT have a room block (due to minimum room count requirements and minimum $$ requirements)
We suggest you book through Marriott.com and become a rewards member which typically gets you the best refundable rates.
Current on-line room rates from a two night stay Dec. 7-8, 2018 is
This hotel is located very close to Disney's little known west entrance should you decide to visit the theme parks before or after the event.

NOTE: Please consider purchasing an electronic toll pass so that you can utilize the Turnpike and East West Expressway and stay with the group rather than stop at the toll booths
Purchase transponders at

Friday Dec.7, 2018


Golf at a top ranked luxurious private course set in the hills of southeastern Lake County with a clubhouse reminiscent of a Tuscan mansion
Bella Collina Golf Course
15920 County Rd. 455
Montverde, FL 34756

11am lunch at the 19th Hole Bella Collina
1230-5pm 18 hole golf outing at Bella Collina

7pm to 10pm
Dinner at one of the best restaurants in Orlando situated in the historic
Edgewater Hotel, downtown Winter Garden
Chef's Table
99 West Plant Street
Winter Garden, FL. 34777
NSXCA buyout of the main dining room that holds a maximum of 30 people!
After dinner, stroll the streets of this quaint old railroad town
Enjoy ice cream at Scoops next door

Saturday Dec. 8, 2018


Saturday morning
9am departure for scenic drive to beautiful downtown Sanford on the shores of Lake Monroe

1030-2pm St John scenic river cruise and lunch aboard the Barbara Lee, a 105ft, five deck, paddle wheeler
433 N. Palmetto Ave.
Sanford, FL 32771

3-5pm visit to the new Porsche of South Orlando
This is the largest Porsche dealership IN THE WORLD, opening Dec.1, 2018
The building is 231,000 sq ft and includes a five story parking garage
We will be one of the first car clubs to visit!
4891 Vineland Rd
Orlando, FL. 32811
No phone number yet.

Optional...fun table tennis outing
Central Florida Table Tennis club
5-7pm (5 min from dinner location)
4141 N. John Young Parkway
Orlando, FL. 32804
This facility hosts not only table tennis, but also badminton and pickle ball
Entrance is on the north side of Transworld Dr., east of John Young
Look for "Clear One Badminton" sign over warehouse door.
Only running shoes will be allowed on the court surface!

7-9pm dinner at Grills Lakeside Seafood Deck and Tiki Bar
This beautiful restaurant is located on the west shore of Lake Fairview
4301 N. Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL. 32804
There is a dock and the ability to rent wave runners and wind surfers!

9-11pm go karting at Lil 500 Go Karts Maitland
Honda powered gas carts on a slick oval course
The MOST fun you can have slipping and sliding in opposite lock at 20mph
They say no bumping but....
150 Atlantic Ave., Maitland, FL. 32751

Sunday Dec.9, 2018


Sunday 8-11am country drive
8am departures from the hotel with a scenic route through the hills of southeastern Lake County
Approx. 80 mile route

11-1 brunch at Ace Cafe, downtown Orlando
100 W Livingston St., Orlando, FL. 32801

Orlando Ballet's
The Nutcracker
(Balcony $19-$39)
Mezzanine ($99)
Orchestra ($99-$990)
This is Orlando's best Holiday ballet performance, sold out for all shows in 2017
Held in the beautiful Dr. Phillips performing arts center
Guest appearances by daughters Lauren and Nicole of NSXCA members Lynn and Wei-Shen Chin
The theatre is a 15 min walk from Ace Cafe and cars can be left there during the performance
To purchase tickets, please go to
drphillipscenter.org and make sure you select the correct Nutcracker performance!

Estimated cost

Hotel ($140/night) $370

Friday lunch $25
Golf $75
Friday dinner $87

Saturday lunch/river cruise $58
Saturday dinner $42
Go karting $24

Sunday lunch $28
Nutcracker $40 (balcony seats)

All in approx $363pp (excluding upgraded seats for Nutcracker) plus $370 for two night hotel stay

The event items that require prepayment are:

All meals (and river cruise)
Golf and go-karting
Table Tennis is free

Event items that require YOUR INDEPENDENT REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT to the venue:

Hotel reservation
Nutcracker tickets

To register for NSXcapades 2018 and pay:

PayPal is the preferred method of payment and registration.

Please provide the following information.

Your name:
Your guests name:
List the events you are attending:
List your TOTAL payment:
Email to NSXCA President Wei-Shen Chin
[email protected]
This must be accompanied shortly by your payment below.

Please PAYPAL total $ (use friends and family to avoid Paypal fees) to NSXCA Florida Chapter President Wei-Shen Chin
[email protected]
Your email confirmation is your receipt.

If you do not currently have a Paypal account, consider setting one up. It's free and very useful for paying/reimbursing friends/family for event costs.
If you must pay by check, bit-coin, or used NSX car parts, please contact Wei-Shen Chin via text at 407-832-0176.

This event is coordinated and hosted by NSXCA members:

Wei-Shen Chin, NSXCA Florida chapter President
Ole Sorenson, NSXCA Southeast Regional representative
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Just a quick note - Thievery Corporation are playing at the Hard Rock on the Friday night, $43. They are an amazing live band. I think best described as Indian influenced trip hop.

I will be there, LMK if interested.