- The Washington Times - Thursday, September 21, 2006

Edgar Rohr meet set for tomorrow

The 31st annual Edgar Rohr Memorial Antique Car Meet will be held tomorrow on the grounds of the Manassas Museum in Northern Virginia.

The event will begin with registration from 8 to 10:45 a.m. at 9101 Prince William St.

Trophy presentations will be at 3 p.m. Trophy categories include classic/antique, military, foreign, street rod and modified.The show is sponsored by the Bull Run Region AACA

For more information, call the chairman, Mike Jones, at 804/338-1404 or registrar, Joanne Richardson, at 703/768-1569. Or visit the Web site at www.aaca.org/bullrun.

Lucketts show slated Sunday in Virginia

The ninth annual presentation of the Lucketts Antique and Classic Auto Show is planned for Sunday at the community center in Lucketts, Va.

Gates open for registration ($10) at 8 a.m. for the event, which runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for spectators. General admission is $5. There will be a flea market and car corral. The show will be held rain or shine.

Lucketts is about halfway between Leesburg, Va., and Point of Rocks, Md., on Route 15.

For additional information, call 703/771-5281 or visit the Web site at www.lucketts.org. or send an e-mail to [email protected] or [email protected]

Damascus show set Sept. 30 in Maryland

The seventh annual Showdown in Damascus will be held Sept. 30 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Proceeds from the $10 entry fee will benefit Hospice Caring of Frederick County, according to the sponsor.

Registration is from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Spectators will be admitted free.

The competition for more than 70 awards is open to all makes and models.

There also will be a club participation award. The show site will be at Damascus Chevrolet, 26100 Woodfield Road (Route 124), Damascus.

In addition to the judging, there will be music and a “best burnout” contest.

Breakfast and lunch meals will be available. Vendors are welcome.

For more information, call Mark Hipsley at 202/363-1732.

Retirement home show slated Oct. 1

Thge 49th annual Antique Auto Assembly Show will be held at the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Washington on Oct. 1.

The day begins with coffee at 8 a.m. Registration begins at 9 a.m. At 11 a.m., assembly and judging starts.

The annual Nation’s Capitol Model “T” Club demonstration is scheduled for 12:15 p.m., with award presentations and a caravan drive-by to follow at 12:30 p.m.

Entertainment and refreshments will be available.

An award will be presented to the oldest automobile present.

Participants should enter the retirement home grounds via Eagle Gate at Upshur Street and Rock Creek Church Road in the District.

Mustang club show Oct. 1 in Arlington

The Knights of Columbus and National Capital Region Mustang Club Car Show is scheduled Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

The show site is 5115 Little Falls Road in Arlington.

All makes and models are welcome for an entry fee of $10. Registration closes at 11 a.m.

There will be food and beverages for sale during the show. For more information, visit www.kofcedw2473.org on the Internet.

Final cruise-in at Springfield Mall

The final Sunday Evening Cruise-In of the season will be held this Sunday in the parking lot of the Springfield Silver Diner in Northern Virginia.

All makes and models from 1900 to 1977 are welcome.

The event is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The site is located just off Interstate 95 in the Springfield Mall.

Mail items of interest to Auto Notes, care of Bill O’Brien, The Washington Times Copy Desk, 3600 New York Ave. NE, Washington, D.C. 20002.

Or send items of interest via e-mail to [email protected]washingtontimes.com.

The deadline is 5 p.m. on the Monday before the date of publication.

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