Lulu's Vintage

Roadtrip 2011- Gary's Gay Parita on Route 66 in Missouri


On our roadtrips to and from St. Louis we usually take a Northern route. This time around we decided to travel through the Southwest and take Route 66.

We travelled along parts of Route 66 in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arizona.

Our first major stop along Route 66 was Gary's Gay Parita. Where Gary has bought and outfitted an old gas station and garage with vintage signs, automobile collectibles, and cars.

It was here that we bought the book Images of 66 by David Wickline, which is a useful photo guide to Route 66.

While we were standing talking to Gary a man pulled up  in this classic convertible...

This post was originally published on November 11, 2011.