Car Show Calendar

• Mopar clubs weekly “Meet & Greets” will be 7-11 p.m. at Sonic Drive-Ins, 660 College Park Road in Goose Creek and 9101 University Blvd. in North Charleston. Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, AMC and related cars and trucks are welcome. Other meet-and-greets this month will be July 15, 22 and 29.

• Lowcountry Motor Club, an informal association of car and modding aficionados in the Charleston area, will meet weekly 10-11 p.m. at the Mount Pleasant Pier, 71 Harry Hallman Blvd. Most of the cars are late model imports but anyone is welcome. Visit www.facebook.com/groups/LMCrace/. Other meets this month will be July 15, 22 and 29.

• The Charleston commemoration of National Collector Car Appreciation Day includes a free, informal event 9 a.m.-1 p.m. sponsored by Charleston-Lowcountry Auto Club Council and Coastal Carolina Region Antique Automobile Club of America. Local “car nuts” are urged to join collectors in celebrating their hobby. Cars will gather at 9 a.m. at Mount Pleasant Waterfront Park. At 9:30 a.m., the assemblage will drive into historic Charleston and continue to Magnolia Gardens, displaying the collector cars 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. The event reflects the congressionally declared “Collector Car Appreciation Day.” This marks Charleston’s seventh recognition of the annual Specialty Equipment Market Association event to raise awareness of the role automotive restoration and collection plays in America. No alcoholic beverages allowed. All collector-car families are welcome. Contact Trevor at 1953FordCoupe@gmail.com or Hugh at HughH41@yahoo.com. Visit www.CharlestonCarShows.com.

• Street Rods Unlimited Inc. will sponsor an evening cruise-in at Sonic Drive-In, 660 College Park Road in Goose Creek. The event starts at 5 p.m. at the entrance to Crowfield Plantation. All special interest vehicles are welcome. Contact Dennis Welch at 843-761-4469 or go to www.streetrodsunlimited.org.

• Charleston Cars & Coffee, a free weekly cruise-in, will take place 8-11 a.m. in front of Atlanta Bread Co. in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. Other cruise-ins this month will be July 16, 23 and 30.

• The weekly, informal Porsche Club of America-Palmetto Region breakfast will be 8-9:30 a.m. at Sunflower Cafe, 2366 Ashley River Road in Charleston. Other breakfasts this month will be July 16, 23 and 30.

• The Lowcountry Corvair Association will hold its monthly meeting at C & W Super Buffet, 6195 Rivers Ave. Social hour begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by a business meeting at 7:30 p.m. All Corvair owners and enthusiasts are invited. Contact Donn at 843-849-9007 or email 2donn@comcast.net.

• Sea Islands Cars and Coffee will be 9-11 a.m. at Freshfields Village, at the crossroads of Kiawah, Seabrook and Johns islands. The monthly cruise-in will feature antiques, classics, exotics, concepts and “any other cool cars.” The event is free. Contact Bruce Stemerman at bstemerman@gmail.com, 843-212-3274 or 240-418-9225 or John Wilson at jrwilson749@msn.com.

• The Open Cruise-in “Ride-of-the-Month” sponsored by Lowcountry Muscle Car will be 4:30-7:30 p.m. at Sonic Drive-In, 660 College Park Ave. in Goose Creek. The open, monthly cruise-in includes a “Ride-of-the-Month” plaque awarded to the Sonic crew’s choice. Go to www.lowcountrymusclecar.com.

• The Summerville Third Thursday Open Cruise-in will be 5-8 p.m. at Guerin’s Pharmacy, 140 S. Main St. in Summerville. Guerin’s Pharmacy is reserving 10 or more spaces for auto clubs, first come-first served. Be there 4:30-5:15 p.m. to get a good spot.

• Bessinger’s Bar-B-Q will host its monthly Open Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show 6-9 p.m. at the restaurant at 1602 Savannah Highway in West Ashley. Registration is $5. There are three trophies per class. Categories include cars for years 1942 and earlier, ’43-’59, ’60-’71 and ’72-2016; street rods; trucks and motorcycles. The Cruise-O-Matics provide music. Contact Tom Jameson at 843-571-2264.

Going to a car show this weekend? Submit your photos and videos, or send your 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.