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From the Dallas Observer: If You’re Going to Throw an “Epic Party,” Why Not Do It with a Time-Traveling DeLorean?

Danny Gallagher posted this entry to the Dallas Observer blog. Read on!

Jared’s Epic Party is only a month away and he already has a ton of attractions in store that could make the richest kid in Highland Park’s birthday party look like a gathering at a Chuck E. Cheese.

Besides the promise of reuniting Vanilla Ice and his “Ninja Rap” with a striking replica of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, he has landed a ton of other musical acts and celebrity appearances, a video game arcade, a record breaking Nerf gun battle and appearances of striking replicas of several classic movie cars.

The cars will come courtesy of Bob Moseley, owner and operator of the local movie replica building shop Bob’s Prop Shop, who gave us a preview of a replica of the DeLorean from Back to the Future Part II that he plans to fly, er, drive to Gilley’s on February 22.

Moseley has been building time machines since 2003 out of 1981 DeLorean DMC-1s, the car on which the movie built its iconic time machine. It’s become so synonymous with the movie that drivers who own one of the world’s remaining models still hear an endless stream of BTTF references from pedestrians who see them. Moseley knows this because he used to use a DeLorean as his personal ride.Read the rest of this article at the Dallas Observer