Charles Phoenix Book Signing: ADDICTED TO AMERICANA
Saturday, July 14, time TBA
Red Lion Grand Ballroom West Salon
More than 500 images celebrating classic & kitschy American life & style!
Charles Phoenix’s latest coffee table book launches retro pop culture into the stratosphere of space-age style, amazing attractions, roadside wonders, festive foods, crazy car culture, and futuristic transportation Think: THEME PARKS & WORLD’S FAIRS! • MONORAILS & WIENERMOBILES! • MOTELS, HOTELS & RESTAURANTS! • MERMAIDS & DINOSAURS! • SPACE AGE SHOWCARS! • GIANT DONUTS & MUFFLER MEN! • BOWLING ALLEYS & COFFEE SHOPS! • WILD WEST & TIKI EXOTICA! • STRIP MALLS & SHOPPING CENTERS! • DRIVE-INS & DRIVE-THRUS! • VINTAGE VEGAS! • ELECTRIFYING NEON SIGNS!
All this and more via his road-trip discoveries and found vintage Kodachrome slides. Sit back and enjoy the fabulous flight as he guides us through his action-packed, fun-filled, wondrous world of midcentury marvels. Prepare for your national pride to swell, your imagination to be inspired and your spirit will soar!