EastsideJDM June Meet – Fountain Gate.
It’s cold, wet, 6pm and I’m still undecided if I really want to make the one hour drive North to Fountain Gate for the EastsideJDM June Meet. I figured sitting around for another half an hour considering my options would only likely lead to us staying in and me later kicking myself for not going, so mind made up we headed out into the rain hoping it would be worth the drive.
Of course the actual meet didn’t start until 9:30pm, being a Friday night late night shopping runs until 9pm and the extra half an hour gives the chosen carpark time to empty but seeing as sitting at home any longer would lead to a night in, we chose to go early. After grabbing some homestyle dim sims and wandering around the shopping centre, browsing home wares and Hot Wheels, 9pm arrived and so we moved the car to the intended Aldi carpark and awaited the arrivals. (Given there would be any at all due to the weather).
9:30 rolled around and was closely followed by the unmistakable sound of a WRX blasting into the carpark entrance, showing at least some hope. Following that was a white Evo 9, several 86’s and before we knew it the German supermarket’s carpark was awash with Japanese steel…