News

-Our next meeting is November 19th at Colonial Italian Restaurant at 6:30 p.m.

Below is a link to the restaurant's website: 

https://www.cirgrill.com


-Dec 3rd (the first Monday) 6:30 pm meeting at the Community Center, we’ll have our “Installation of Officers” and any business needing attended to. 

Below is a link to the community center:


http://www.colonialheightsva.gov/Facilities/Facility/Details/Community-Center-40


-Dec 13th (the second Thursday) we’ll have our Christmas Banquet and watch a nice play “1940’s Radio Christmas Carol” at the Swift Mill Playhouse. Swift Creek Mill Playhouse opens at 6:00 pm, Serves at 6:30 pm and the play starts at 8:00 pm. Below is a link to the the Swift Creek Mill Playhouse:


https://www.swiftcreekmill.com

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-October 19 - 20 - Goodguys 25th Southeastern Nationals Charlotte Motor Speedway 5555 Concord Pkwy South, Concord, NC 28027. Event details: www.good-guys.com/sen-2018
 

-October 20th - Fall Hoopla Car Show at Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 19600 Halloway Avenue, South Chesterfield, VA 23803. Hours Saturday Oct. 20th 12:30pm - 4pm. Registration begins at 11:30am. Early Bird Registration $10; Day of Registration $15. All makes and models of cars, trucks and bikes are welcome! Top 20 trophies will be awarded at 4:15pm. Spectator entry is free! Along with our Car Show, there will be breakfast and lunch offered; festival games; vendors and Live Music! Hang out afterwards for our Annual BBQ Dinner! Rain Date: TBA Contact us (Denise or Basia) by phone: 804-590-2094; email: mountcalvary@comcast.net or visit our website www.mtcbaptist.org. Hope to see you there!

-October 27 - 6th Annual Restoration Reunion & Legends at the Park at Virginia Motorsports Park, 8018 Boydton Plank Road, N. Dinwiddie, VA 23803. This event features Drag Racing, Car Show, Vendors, Swap Meet and Car Corral. All vehicles 25 years or older. Visit our website www.VirginiaMotorsports.com for details. For further information, email swallace@vmpdrag.com or call 804.862.3174.
 

-October 27th - 21st Annual Chesterfield Career and Technical Center Car Show. NEW LOCATION THIS YEAR!!! Chesterfield Career and Technical Center@ HULL. Address: 13900 Hull Street Rd, Midlothian, VA 23112 Timeline: Set-up starts at 8:30 a.m. Must be set-up by 11:00 a.m. Public admitted at 10:00 a.m. Judging starts at 12:00 p.m. TOP 40 Awards presented at 3:00 p.m. Award Categories: Top 40, Best in Show, Best Paint, Best Engine, Best Interior, People’s Choice Public admission is Free! Something for everyone. Car Show Outside, Craft Show Inside and Culinary Delights (FOOD!) Registration fee: $15 for pre registration, $20 Day of We welcome vendors, please contact for vendor info. All proceeds from the event will go directly to the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center’s student organization, SkillsUSA. This organizations provides opportunities for leadership, community service and skills competition. CCTC students have won many district, state and national honors in the past years. Information: call 804-768-6160 or click link goo.gl/forms/nrDlXxThIgc1nlCK2 for more information.

-November 10 - 1st Annual Bike, Car and Truck Show and Food Drive at Walmart, 12000 Ironbridge Road, Chester, VA 23831. 9am to 3pm. Entry fee cars and trucks $15, bikes $10 - plus two cans of food - Feed the Homeless. Trophies will be awarded. Vendors welcome - food vendors $60, other vendors $25. Info call 804-768-0060 ask for Debi.

-December 15 - The Oldies But Goodies Classic Cruizers will once again be hosting the Wreaths Across America Ceremony at City Point National Cemetery in Hopewell, Virginia. This rain or shine event pays tribute to our veterans by placing a beautiful wreath on as many headstones as possible. The event transforms the cemetery into a very festive scene for the holidays while remembering those that have passed. Join us by driving your antique vehicle or motorcycle as we convoy under police escort from the Crossings Shopping Center at 5220 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA 23860 to the cemetery in Hopewell, VA. The convoy departs the Crossings at 10:30 and arrives at the cemetery at 10:45 for the ceremony. It is suggested you arrive at the Crossings by 10:00 to get lined up. If you would like to just meet us at the cemetery, the event starts promptly at 11:00 with a few remarks and then the laying of the wreaths. The cemetery is located on 10th Avenue and Davis Street Hopewell, Va. Contact person is Don Vtipil dvtipil@redcld.com

2019 Shows and Events

-January 26 - 20th Annual Polar Bear Run - mystery run to somewhere interesting is always on the last Saturday in January. Info will be posted in December!
 

-April 14 - Sunday Afternoon with the Classics: An American Legend-The Chevrolet Corvette. Deep Run Park and Recreation Center, 9900 Ridgefield Parkway, Henrico, VA 2-3:30pm Named after a small, highly maneuverable naval escort ship, the Corvette was Introduced in 1953 as the first large-scale, mass-produced car with an all-fiberglass body. Unique in automotive history, no other car has come close to the romantic reputation of Chevrolet's powerful two-seat sports car. It has become one of the most loved legends of American auto manufacturing - no other car has achieved 65 (and counting) years of continuous production. Join the Corvette Club of Richmond and Richmond Region AACA for a presentation and exploration of 8 generations of vehicle design and see why over 1.5 million Corvettes have been manufactured in America and sold around the world! Free! Information: Debbie Nolen, (804) 652-3407 or nol@henrico.us Part of the popular Sunday Afternoon with the Classics automotive series. Drive your antique vehicle and participate in a mini cruise in 12:30-4 pm. Examples of all Corvette generations will be on display. Presentation from 2-3:30 pm.
 

-August 3 - is the date for the "Biggest Car Show Roundup in Virginia", presented by the Southern Knights Cruisers Car Club. This will be the 20th 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 5, 2019. The Show will start at 8:00am and end at 4:00pm. 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 VAMCRecreational Therapy Department”, “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, 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.