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The CCCCVA posts these events as a service to car hobbyists. The council has no control over the events, what happens at them or the event sponsors.

2019 Shows and Events

  • December 7th – Santa’s Helpers 10th Annual Toys For Tots Run & Cooking Autism Event Come join Cruisin For Heroes and cruise for Toys for Tots. All vehicles are welcome; This is a Family Event. The gathering starts at our host restaurant Chili’s, located at 1030 Stafford Market Place, N. Stafford, VA. Coffee will be ready at 8AM for Early Birds and Food Service starts at 10AM. Chili’s will also be having a “Give Back” event for Cooking Autism, Inc. till noon with a percentage of sales going to this Great Local Charity. We leave Chili’s and stage across RT 610 in the commuter lot at Noon. With police escort, we will cruise North on Rt. 1 to the National Museum of the Marine Corps www.usmcmuseum.com located at 18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Triangle, VA. If you are starting your day elsewhere, you can meet us at the commuter lot at noon to join the cruise. After dropping off the toys, explore the exhibits and visit the Museum Gift Store. This is a rain or shine event. So, if we can’t drive our Special Rides, we’ll still make the run with our daily drivers. Come out and join us as one of Santa’s Helpers and please bring a new, unwrapped toy for Toys For Tots. If you would prefer to donate online you may do so at www.toysfortots.org For more information please contact: Dan Crane @ whoop75@aol.com or 540-842-6891 EMAIL: April@CookingAutism.org or 321-480-5029 Facebook @ Cooking Autism, Inc. For more information about Cruisin For Heroes go to www.cruisinforheroes.com or Facebook @ Cruisin For Heroes See ya there and remember Santa is watching!

  • December 8 - SUNDAY HOLIDAY CHRISTMAS PARTY CRUISE-IN at Extra Billy’s BBQ (Alverser Drive, off Midlothian Tpk. near Car-Max, next to AMC Theater) 1 PM to 4 PM; RAIN OR SHINE!! If weather is an issue, come in your daily regular car…… Homemade Roast Pork Loin dinner will be served……Xmas cookies and ice cream for dessert…………..Classic Oldies Xmas music………….Come see your cruiser friends and wish them a Merry Xmas before winter sets in.

  • December 14 - Cruise to South Boston, VA for lunch at Erine's Restaurant. We will meet at the Shell Gas station located on Rt. 360 at Chula in Amelia, VA (12850 Patrick Henry Hwy, Amelia Court House, Virginia 23002) 10:00am on Saturday. Weather permitting. Get your classic car out and join us for a day of fun and great food. Contact BW 804-690-4806

  • 2020 Shows and Events

  • January 25 - 21st Polar Bear Run - mystery run to somewhere good. For the second time we will be heading south of the border to North Carolina to see a huge warehouse full of everything from antiques to junk. Then we will go to an all you can eat restaurant that has been in business for 70+ years - hopefully they know how to cook by now! Plus other adventures await us. More info later with a webpage with complete details and a signup. Stay tuned.

  • February 7 - 9 - 58th Annual Rods & Customs Car Show at Meadow Event Park, 13111 Dawn Blvd, Doswell, VA 23047. 804-994-2800. Event dates and times: Friday February 7th 12noon - 9PM, Saturday February 8th 9AM - 9PM, Sunday February 9th 9AM - 6PM. The East Coasts Biggest & Largest Indoor Rod & Custom Show is Known Up & Down the Coast for its Unique and Unusal Trophies and Laid Back Atmosphere. Ticket Prices are as follows: Adults & Teens $ 15.00 Children 6 - 12 $ 5.00 Children 5 and Under Free. Info Brian Wenk 804-266-1483. Website asphaltangels.net

  • February 14 - 16 - Virginia International Auto Show (Motor Trend) at the Greater Richmond Convention Center, 403 N 3rd St, Richmond, VA 23219. Complete information at the website virginiaautoshow.com

  • March 19 - 21 - Run To The Sun at 2501 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577. Website: peedeestreetrodders.com

  • April 4th - Remington 3rd Annual Car Show - located at 105 E. Main Street, Remington Virginia 22734 - 9am-3pm. All vehicles welcome - $20.00 registration, day of show - Dash Plaques and Goody Bags for 1st 100 registrations - 50/50 - Door Prizes - Raffles - Open Jukebox DJ music all day - Top of the line food vendors and local shops - Top 50 + 13 Specialty Awards + Best in Show - Awards to start at 2:00pm - Rain Date, April 18th, 2020 - 9am-3pm - For more Information, contact: Ray Bohlayer-703-622-0760-(raybohlayer@aol.com) - Bill Williams-540-850-5601-(noahsark07@msn.com) - Frank Williams-540-935-4887-(nineteen69bronco@yahoo.com) - All proceeds go to M.M. Pierce Elementary school, Remington Va. (Flexible Seating for classroom enhacement project).

  • April 22 - 26 - Spring Carlisle - Wed - Sat: 7AM- 6PM. Sunday: 7AM- 12PM at 1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013. Website: carlisleevents.com/events/events-detail/index?id=spring+carlisle

  • April 24 - 26 - Goodguys 6th North Carolina Nationals at North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607. Friday, April 24 - 8:00am to 5:00pm. Saturday, April 25 - 8:00am to 5:00pm. Sunday, April 26 - 8:00am to 3:00. Website: www.good-guys.com/ncn

  • May 2nd - 5th Annual 65 Roses Car, Truck, Bike Show Benefiting Cystic Fibrosis. Hosted at Classic Iron, 4907 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Fredericksburg VA 22407. 9 am to 3 pm. $15 preregistration and $20 the day of, spectators free. Registration is from 9-12:30 the day of. Come out and enjoy all the cars we have to show off. Over 160 registered last year. Categories are: Best of Show Classic, Best of Show Modern, Best Import, Best Domestic, Best classic Car, Best Classic Truck, Best Modern Truck, Best Bike, Best Exotic, Best Rat Rod, Best Hot Rod/Street Rod. Specialty Categories are: Best Paint, Best Interior, Best Lifted Truck, Peoples’ Choice, Furthest Traveled, Best Engine Bay, Best Stance. Raffles, 50/50, food trucks, and games. First 100 to arrive receive custom dash plaques. Custom made trophies. For my information contact Cody at envymy300@yahoo.com or 540-845-8375. You can also visit our Facebook event page at facebook.com/events/419024712228387/?ti=icl and you can also follow us on Instagram @65roses_va.

  • May 2 - Jalopyrama Hot Rod Show featuring pre-63 woodies, wagons, tubs and more. 8am to 5pm at Talbot County Community Center, Easton. Maryland - 10028 Ocean Gateway, Easton, MD 21601, phone 410-770-8050. Jalopyrama Hot Rod Show is put on by The East Coast Hot Rod Preservation Alliance, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Info at www.jalopyrama.com

  • May 15 - 17 - Carlisle Import Performance - Fri- Sat: 7AM- 6PM. Sunday: 7AM- 12PM at 1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013. Website: carlisleevents.com/events/events-detail/index?id=import+and+performance+nationals

  • May 16 - 1st Annual Breakthrough Car Show - 25th Anniversary of the Council - Historic Pamplin Park and the Car Club Council of Central Virginia, in honor of its 25th anniversary, have joined to bring car hobbyists the 1st Annual Breakthrough Car Show. Both organizations are 501(c)(3) nonprofits. All proceeds of this show will benefit Pamplin Park. We have worked hard to come up with a great event! Details are below. If you would like to be a vendor, volunteer, sponsor an award or just have questions the contacts are: Colin Romanick, Show Chairman, 804-861-2408 or email: aromanick@pamplinpark.org Fred Fann, CCCCVA President, 804-590-9583 or email: contact@carclubcouncil.com
    The details:
    SATURDAY MAY 16, 2020 10 am - 3PM
    Link to directions: Directons Map
    Judging classes for all makes, models and years - classes for every vehicle!
    1st and 2nd place each class plus best in show - two awards per class with classes for Stock and Modified
    Goody bags, dash plaques, $5 food truck coupons for the first 125 registered - participant voting
    Special optional cruiser parking only $1 - park and display your special vehicle for only $1 premium parking
    Car corral $10 - vendors - food trucks
    Free spectator admission, free parking plus discounted park entry - and plenty of parking for trailers
    Door prizes, music, entertainment, silent auction - all proceeds go to Historic Pamplin Park
    Pre-registration $15 by May 1 - link to Registration Form
    Day of show registration $20
    Registration 8 AM - 11 AM, Balloting 11 AM - 2PM, Awards at 2:30 PM
    Building with restrooms on site
    Contact us if you wish to be a vendor or have questions
    This is going to be a really great event!
    All the info plus you can download a flyer and registration form at this link: carclubcouncil.com/carshow. Colin Romanick, Show Chairman, 804-861-2408 or email: aromanick@pamplinpark.org Fred Fann, CCCCVA President, 804-590-9583 or email: contact@carclubcouncil.com

  • June 5 - 7 - Carlisle Ford Nationals - Fri- Sat: 7AM- 6PM. Sunday: 7AM- 12PM at 1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013. Website: carlisleevents.com/events/events-detail/index?id=ford+nationals

  • June 12 - 14 - Goodguys 15th Nashville Nationals at Nissan Stadium, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., 1 Titans Way, Nashville, TN 37213. riday, June 12 - 8:00am to 5:00pm. Saturday, June 13 - 8:00am to 5:00pm. Sunday, June 14 - 8:00am to 3:00pm. Website: www.good-guys.com/nvn

  • June 26 - 27 - Carlisle Chevrolet Nationals - Friday: 7AM- 6PM. Saturday: 7AM- 6PM. Awards Parade: Saturday at 6:30PM at 1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013. Website: carlisleevents.com/events/events-detail/index?id=chevrolet+nationals

  • July 10 - 12 - Goodguys 23rd PPG Goodguys Nationals at Ohio Expo Center, 717 E 17th Ave., Columbus, OH 43211. Friday, July 10 - 8:00am to 5:00pm. Saturday, July 11 - 8:00am to 5:00pm. Sunday, July 12 - 8:00am to 3:00pm. Website: www.good-guys.com/ggn

  • July 10 - 12 - Carlisle Chrysler Nationals - Fri- Sat: 7AM- 6PM. Sunday: 7AM- 12PM at 1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013. Website: carlisleevents.com/events/events-detail/index?id=chrysler+nationals

  • July 17 - 19 - 21st Syracuse Nationals - The Largest Car Show in the Northeast! NY State Fairgrounds, Syracuse, NY (581 State Fair Blvd, Syracuse, NY 13209). Website: syracusenationals.com

  • August 1 - is the date for the "Biggest Car Show Roundup in Virginia", presented by the Southern Knights Cruisers Car Club. This will be the 21st Annual Southern Knights Cruisers Veterans Car and Bike Show and is being held at Richard Bland College in Petersburg, VA 23805. The rain date for this show will be the October 3rd, 2020. The Show will start at 8:00am and end at 5:00pm. The Show will benefit the charities that help our country’s military and their veterans. The charities are the “Fisher House”, “McGuire Veterans Hospital’s Fund #1161**OEF/OIF/OND: This fund will be used to support the needs of returning Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation New Dawn patients and their family members who visit McGuire VAMC”, “Fort Lee’s Holiday Helper Association” and “Richard Bland College’s Scholarship Fund”. This open show attracts the highest quality show cars from Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina. You don't want to miss this year’s show, where over 300 show cars, trucks, and bikes are expected to attend! No matter what you like, Antiques, Classics, Muscle Cars, Street Rods, Customs, Compacts, Tuners, Off Road Trucks, Custom trucks, Monster trucks, Antique Military Trucks, Antique Fire Trucks, Antique Police Cars, Race Cars and Bikes, they will be there. All total, there will be more than 140 awards given out at this year’s show. Because of increased interest each year, this show continues to grow. If you need more information about the show, you can go to our website www.southernknightscruisers.com and click on show details, or Email at uworime@comcast.net.

  • August 7 - 9 - Carlisle Truck Nationals - Fri- Sat: 7AM- 6PM. Sunday: 7AM- 1PM at 1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013. Website: carlisleevents.com/events/events-detail/index?id=truck+nationals

  • August 14 - 16 - Goodguys 2nd Grundy Insurance Great American Nationals at York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave., York, PA 17404. Friday, August 14 - 8:00am to 5:00pm. Saturday, August 15 - 8:00am to 5:00pm. Sunday, August 16 - 8:00am to 3:00pm. Website: www.good-guys.com/gan

  • August 27 - 30 - Corvettes at Carlisle - Thursday: 10AM- 6PM. Fri- Sat: 7AM- 6PM. Sunday: 7AM-12PM at 1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013. Website: carlisleevents.com/events/events-detail/index?id=corvettes+at+carlisle

  • October 3 - The 47th Annual Shelby Mustang & Ford Meet will be held at the Festival Grounds in Maggie Valley, North Carolina on Saturday, October 3, 2020 with Sunday, October 4, 2020 the rain date if needed. On-site registration will be available on Friday, October 3, 2020 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM at the show site. On Saturday, October 3, 2020 the show will be from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM with registration open until noon. The Car Show Registration Fee is $25.00 per vehicle, there is no entrance fee for spectators. All years of Mustangs, Shelbys and Ford bodied and Ford powered vehicles are welcome. As in the past this show will be a popular vote format with awards presentation at 3:00 PM. There will be over 25 classes available with top 3 awards in each class plus awards for Best in Class Early Mustang, Best in Class Late Mustang and the Jim Osborn Award. There will be show T-shirts available for purchase, with last year’s Best of Show Early Mustang; Best of Show Late Mustang and Jim Osborn award winners centered on the back, plus there will be a 50/50 drawing that will benefit Toys for Tots. Additionally there will be numerous door prizes available and awarded throughout the day. For any questions, please contact Steve Harrison at (404)427-2264 or steve66shelby@gmail.com

  • October 7 - 10 - Fall Hershey - The meet is located in beautiful Hershey, PA on the grounds and parking lots surrounding Hersheypark and The Giant Center. Hershey is considered one of the largest antique automobile shows and flea markets in the United States. Events Include: Car Corral, Flea Market, Sat. Car Show, Ladies Luncheon, High Wheeler Contest, Race Car Condition Run, Judging School, AACA Juniors, Talent Show and Old Time Movie Night.. Website: hershey.aaca.com/eastern-division-fall-meet

  • Cruise-Ins

    Saturday Cruises

  • Brunetti’s Express Year Round in the Kooliest Town of Mechanicsville at the Corner of 301 & Atlee Road. If the Weather is Good Cruise Out 3:30 till ? Every Saturday Afternoon Chill Out (no pun intended) w/Like Minded Motor Heads in a Well Lit Parking Lot, See Old Cars, Talk Shop & Eat Great Pizza. For More Info Call Lea at Still Runnin Magazine at 386.846.2347 cell or 804.746.2791.

  • Saturdays weather permitting 8 AM – 10 AM Cars and Coffee Richmond, Regency Mall at the food court entrance, 1420 Parham Road, Richmond, Va. Held every other Saturday. See dates on the calendar: carsandcoffeerichmond.com/Calendar.aspx

  • COMING IN SPRING, 2020: The Saturday Night “Cruising Cruz-in”. The weekly gathering at Extra Billy’s BBQ will be “cruising” in 2020. We will be visiting different restaurants, offering more variety in location and dinner menu choices; We will continue the tradition of safe parking for classic cars, and the themed cruise-ins that spotlight different vehicles each week; We have support from NINE restaurants so far, perhaps more to be added. All events will be, as always posted on the left-hand side of this website and flyers will be distributed at local car shows and other events. For more info, contact Jeff Malo at silentknightrecords@verizon.net

    Sunday Cruises

  • Sportsman Cruise-ins - This year the Sportsman Restaurant and K-9 Rescue of Virginia will host Sunday afternoon Cruise ins – the Sportsman Restaurant parking lot, 3306 Williamsburg Road, Henrico, Va. 23231. The cruise in will be held on the following dates: March 24, April 28, May 19, June 23, July 21, August 18, September 22, October 20 and November 17 from 1-4 PM. All donations go to the K-9 Rescue of Virginia. Spectators welcome and free. Contact Shari at (804) 350-4996 or Linda at (804) 306-1540 for more information.


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