Frunks of Toys - Gigafactory NY
Event subject to change or postponement*
The day has finally come, we will be hosting our first club event on the grounds of the most revered Tesla location on the East Coast, Gigafactory NY. On Dec. 12th TOCNYS will be partnering with Tesla and Toys for Tots to collect new toys to donate to children and raise their spirits. This event is sponsored by EV Parts Guy who will be supplying hot beverages and breakfast items the day of the event for members and attendees. Please arrive with unwrapped presents, in addition to any that members of the community may contribute. Please reach out to friends and family in the Buffalo area and welcome them to join our event and to bring unwrapped presents to contribute for our drive. The final day to register for this event will be Dec. 9th, after that registration will be capped. Event is outside only, bathrooms will not be accessible inside the facility, please plan accordingly.
11:00am- Meet at GFNY, be prepared to drive past the security booth and inform them of your objective for being there, please keep on your facemask while speaking with the security guard.
11:15am- We will be lining up by the large flagpoles in front of the property, you can't miss them. Our sponsor also plans to set up in general location, they will be arriving earlier to set up coffee and snacks. Depending on the outcome for this event, we may need to ask other cars to line up by the destination chargers, we will be there to guide cars into the correct spots to park.
11:15am-12:00pm- Meet and greet other Tesla owners, ensure that all safety guidelines are being followed for your safety and the safety of others, it's a huge parking lot. We will also be inviting members of the community to come by and drop off new toys into the frunks/trunks of our Teslas, you can bring a bottle of Lysol to spray the toys with before putting them into your vehicles if you would like.
12:00pm: Head out in convoy formation to drop of gifts at Buffalo Toys for Tots located at 2640 Walden Ave, Cheektowaga, NY. Furthest bay doors on the right of the warehouse.
12:10pm-end: Arrive at location to drop off unwrapped gifts/presents. Have a safe and enjoyable rest of your weekend!
Safety- This event is being planned with COVID in mind, ALL attendees MUST have on proper facemask and must keep them unless they are in their vehicles. While outside of your vehicles, please maintain a distance of at least 6ft from you and others. Future events at GFNY are contingent upon the club's ability to adhere to these guidelines.