SLATER, Mo. – Steve McQueen Day is here and the town of Slater is hosting about a million dollars’ worth of hot rods today, June 24, 2016.
Also making an appearance this weekend is Butch Patrick, aka Eddie Munster from the beloved TV series of the 60’s. Click to hear KMZU’s Mike Stone speak with Mr. Patrick about today’s appearance and his life in Missouri.
Mr. Patrick is bringing with him replicas of the show’s two iconic hot rods and more. Butch spoke with KMZU and said he is very happy to be living in Missouri again where his grandmother had relocated from Illinois to Macon.
Butch also explained why he is stoked for today’s festivities from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Main St in Slater.
KMZU also spoke with Butch about the travels and experiences he has had the past year since acquiring the vehicles.
Butch will be on Main Street in Slater in front of the General Store from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as part of the annual event.
There will also be concessions stands, classic rides, vendors and much more. Judging of the cars begins at noon.
For Butch’s book Munters Memories and other great memorabilia visit Munsters.com.