Post and Courier
September 23, 2014

Car Show Calendar

Posted: 04/25/2014 12:01 a.m.

Saturday

-Trident Technical College will host the 22nd Spring Spin-Off car, truck and motorcycle show 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the North Charleston campus. The show is free for spectators and open to the public. Registration is $25. New this year: a "new-car corral" for dealership models; two Chevy SS show cars from Hendrick Motorsports; and two classic cars from the Hendrick Collection. Show proceeds benefit the W. Athell Yon Scholarship Fund for automotive technology. For more, call Buzz Varella at 843-574-6184 or visit www.tridenttech.edu/3971_car_show.htm.

-The first-time monthly sea island Cars and Coffee will be 8-10 a.m. at Freshfields Village at Kiawah, Seabrook and Johns islands. The free event will feature antiques, classics, exotics and concepts. For more, visit www.freshfieldsvillage.com, Bruce Stemerman at bstemerman@gmail.com, or John Wilson at jrwilson749@msn.com.

-A monthly cruise-in hosted by Walterboro Cruisers will be held 6-8 p.m. at Hill Tire, 506 Robertson Blvd. next to Sonic in Walterboro. Future dates will be May 24, June 28, July 26 and Aug. 23. For more, contact Joe at 843-909-4370, Barry at 843-962-7292 or Ken at 843-909-9839.

-Charleston Cars & Coffee will meet weekly 8-11 a.m., in front of Atlanta Bread Co. in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. The cruise-in is free.

May 3

-The "Relay for Life Open Auto Show" will take place noon- 3 p.m. at Goose Creek Community Center, 519 N. Goose Creek Blvd. Trophies for top 15 plus Best of Show. Spectators are free; donations for the American Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated. For more information contact Jay Palen at 843-991-9063 or Scott Hatchell at 843-345-1406.

-Charleston Cars & Coffee will meet weekly 8-11 a.m., in front of Atlanta Bread Co. in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. The cruise-in is free.

May 4

-Coastal Carolina Corvette Club will hold its monthly meeting at the Holiday Inn, 250 Johnnie Dodds Blvd. in Mount Pleasant. Social time begins at 2:30 p.m.; the regular meeting at 3 p.m. Members and Corvette enthusiasts are invited to attend. For more, visit www.4cccc.org.

May 7

-Bessinger's Bar-B-Q will host an Open Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show 6-9 p.m. at 1602 Savannah Highway. Registration is $5; there's three trophies per class. Categories consist of cars 1942 and earlier, '43-'59, '60-'71 and '72-2014; street rods; trucks; and motorcycles. Music is provided by The Cruise-O-Matics. For more, contact Tom Jameson at 843-571-2264.

May 10

-The 7th annual Veterans' Victory House Car & Truck Show hosted by Walterboro Cruisers will be 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Veterans' Victory House, 2461 Sidneys Road in Walterboro. Early registration by May 2 is $15; afterwards is $20. Proceeds benefit the Veterans' Victory House. For more information, call Cathy at 843-893-7797 or 843-844-8507, Ken at 843-908-9839 or Barry at 843-562-7292 or visit www.walterborocruisers.com.

-Street Rods Unlimited Inc. will sponsor a cruise-in at 5 p.m. at Sonic drive-in, 660 College Park Road in Goose Creek. The cruise-ins are the second Saturday of the month at the entrance to Crowfield Plantation. All special interest vehicles are welcome. For more information contact Dennis Welch at 843-761-4469 or visit www.streetrodsunlimited.org.

-Charleston Cars & Coffee will meet weekly 8-11 a.m., in front of Atlanta Bread Co. in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. The cruise-in is free.

May 15

-Antique Automobile Club of America's local region will hold its monthly car show 6-8:30 p.m. at O'Reilly Auto Parts, 205 N. Goose Creek Blvd. Registration is $10. Classes are 1954 and before, '55-'65, '66-'75 and '76 to present; Corvairs; Corvettes; imports; motorcycles; Mustangs; street rods; and trucks. Trophies will be awarded. Donations will be accepted for Helping Hands of Goose Creek. Questions? Call Dennis at 843-200-8077.

May 17

-Lowcountry Muscle Car and Sam's Club are hosting the 2014 "Miracle Cruise-in" Auto Show to benefit local children in need. The show will be 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Sam's Club parking lot, 4900 Centre Pointe Drive in North Charleston. Registration, which is $20, begins at 9 a.m. Peer judging runs 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The event is free to spectators. For more information, visit www.lowcountyrmusclecar.com.

-The Joint Base Charleston Armed Forces Day Car Show will take place 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Short Stay Recreational Area in Moncks Corner. Trophies will be awarded in 26 classes. Pre-registration is $10 and registration is $15 the day of the show. For more info, visit www.JBCharleston.com or call James A. Canaday, Joint Base Charleston at 843-963-4325 or 843-901-9776.

-Charleston Cars & Coffee will meet weekly 8-11 a.m., in front of Atlanta Bread Co. in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. The cruise-in is free.

May 20

-Street Rods Unlimited Inc. will hold its monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Bessinger's, 1602 Savannah Highway. Anyone wishing to join is welcome to attend. Visit www.streetrodsunlimited.org for more information.

May 24

-Charleston Cars & Coffee will meet weekly 8-11 a.m., in front of Atlanta Bread Co. in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. The cruise-in is free.

May 31

-Charleston Cars & Coffee will meet weekly 8-11 a.m., in front of Atlanta Bread Co. in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. The cruise-in is free.

Send car show information to Car Show Calendar, The Post and Courier, 134 Columbus St., Charleston, SC, 29403, fax it to 843-937-5778 or email jparker@postandcourier.com. Notices on events in the greater Charleston area will appear, as space allows, in an abridged version in the Friday Automotive section and when there's room in the Saturday Automotive section. For an extended version of each show listing and expanded list of shows from around the Carolinas, visit www.postandcourier.com. Going to a car show this weekend? Submit your photos and videos to Car Show Calendar, The Post and Courier, at the above addresses.