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4th Annual Motor Union

13 August 2013

WHO:
5&A Dime and Green Flash Brewing Co.

WHAT:
For the 2nd year – 5&A Dime and Green Flash Brewing Co. will co-host of the 4th Annual Motor Union car show. The entire parking lot, Tasting Room, and Brewery Cellar will serve as the ultimate showroom for a mish mosh of over 150 of the coolest cars around including everything classics, domestics, drift cars, imports and other rare and custom cars. For the second year there will be a custom beer brewed for the event by Green Flash. There will also be a raffle of items from all sponsors including a set of custom HRE wheels from San Diego’s premier wheel manufactures HRE. Spectators can spend the day enjoying the delicious food from local vendors, delicious beer from Green Flash, apparel, cars and games. Stop by the K1 Speed booth for discounts and prizes!

WHERE:
Green Flash Brewing Co. | 6550 Mira Mesa Blvd | San Diego, CA 92121
EVENT WILL TAKE OVER THE ENTIRE BREWERY (INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR) INCLUDING PARKING LOT, TASTING ROOM AND CELLAR…

WHEN:
Sunday August 18th, 2013 | 11am – 6pm

HOW:
ADMISSION IS FREE TO PUBLIC –
For Vehicle Registration: http://themotorunion.com/

About Motor Union
The idea to make a new kind of car show began with the 5&A Dime crew sitting around with a bunch of friends. Those friends just so happened to have really nice cars. With the brand and clothing boutique “5&ADime” in full throttle, the original idea was to create brand awareness by sponsoring their friend’s rides.
What would one day turn into The Motor Union began with daily driver meet ups in front of the shop on the corner of 8th & G in downtown San Diego. Before they knew it, 5&A Dime was hosting its first unofficial car show, and it was as unofficial as it gets. They saved space on 8th Ave. not with permits, but by blocking off parts of the street with red cones. It was guerrilla, but it got the job done.
What started as a casual meet up of friends has grown into a unique event that is held once a year bringing together more than 3,000 people!
Moving into car culture was a natural progression for 5&A Dime since they had daily conversations with customers about cars. They wanted to break the stereotype of traditional car shows and bring something unique to the table. Making a car into an extension of yourself is a positive hobby and lifestyle, this is the vision…

Motor Union is more than a car show.
It is a fusion of men’s apparel and car culture, thus bringing a creative style to the event.
It is a mishmash of all cars, bringing together different lifestyles.
It is unique, held at exotic venue locations.
And it will always be free of charge!
This is what Motor Union is. This is what we want to maintain. We hope to share our culture and expand our community with others that visit our fair city.
Expansion is inevitable.
Let’s grow this Motor Union together!

About 5&A Dime
5&A Dime is a, San Diego based, men’s lifestyle clothing company that was started in 2005 by a brother and sister team (Jay & Darcie). The store is located in the heart of San Diego’s East Village and features an early Americana aesthetic while focusing on clothing based in the skate, art, music, and car cultures. Three years ago Jay decided to create The Motor Union with the goal of unifying the car community, much in the way that 5&A Dime unifies people across various lifestyles.

About Green Flash Brewing Co.
Green Flash Brewing Co., is located in San Diego, California, and was founded in 2002 by Mike and Lisa Hinkley. Brewmaster, Chuck Silva, leads brewing operations. Green Flash is an award-winning brewer of fine, hand-crafted ales, and specializes in brewing assertive and distinctive beers, such as the nationally acclaimed West Coast I.P.A.: an award-winning beer whose wide acceptance has helped define a category. Green Flash brews ten styles of beer regularly, on draught and in bottles as well as a growing lineup of seasonal and special offerings, including several barrel-aged beers, throughout the year. Please visit the Green Flash website www.greenflashbrew.com for more information.

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