- The Washington Times - Wednesday, April 25, 2007

‘Britain on the Green’ in Alexandria Sunday

The “Britain on Green” car show is scheduled Sunday at the Collingwood Library and Museum in Alexandria.

The 10th annual event, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., will showcase at least 14 types of classic and modern British cars. It will be held rain or shine.

Registration costs $20 and admission for spectators is $5. The show is sponsored by the Capital Triumph Register. The site is along the Potomac River between Alexandria and Mount Vernon off the George Washington Parkway at 8301 E. Boulevard Drive.

For more information, call Tom Burke at 703/354-1361 or visit the CTR Web site at capitaltriumphregister.com.

Mustang Club offers show in Rockville

The National Capital Region Mustang Club is sponsoring a Mustang and all-Ford show at the Rockville campus of Montgomery College on Sunday.

From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the event will include judging in various classes. Call Charlie at 703/467-2029 or Jim at 410/721-1196. Another source of information is www.ncrmc.org on the Internet.

Olds enthusiasts plan Manassas show

The Capitol City Rockets will host a spring dustoff on Sunday in Manassas, rain or shine.

The Oldsmobile Club of America is sponsoring the event from noon to 4 p.m. at the Burger King, 10991 Nokesville Road.

For more information, call Scott Phillips at 703/858-5752 or Mike Stilwell at 703/799-2904.

Packard show set in Frederick, Md.

The 12th annual All-Packard Indoor Swap Meet & Packard Car Show is scheduled May 4-5 in Frederick, Md.

National and area vendors will be on hand at the Maryland Fair Grounds for this event sponsored by Mid-Atlantic Packards and Packards Virginia. In addition to judging and a car corral, there will be food available each day.For information about directions, lodging and a banquet buffet, send e-mail to Bill and Sue Johnson at [email protected] or call event headquarters, the Sleep Inn, at 301/668-2003.

Concours show slated May 6 in Virginia

The 24th annual Deutsche Marque Concours d’Elegance is scheduled May 6 at Fairfax County’s Turner Farm Park.

The show, from 9:30 a.m. until 4 p.m., is free to spectators. Entrants in the Concours or People’s Choice classes must be members of the Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, BMW or Audi clubs.The Turner Farm Park is located at Georgetown Pike and Springvale Road in Great Falls. For more information, contact chairman Ron David at 703/280-4561 or Erick Wagner at 703/549-5261 or send e-mail to [email protected] Also check www.gws-mbca.org on the Internet.

Chrysler show set in Crofton, Md.

A Chrysler products car show will be held rain or shine May 12 at the Westside Service Center in Crofton, Md.

In addition to judging, there will be refreshments, door prizes and special category trophies.

The center is located at 2140 Priest Bridge Court (behind the Federal Express Building) in Crofton.

The show will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call Eric Wolfe at 410/721-7819.

Cadillac spring show May 6 in Greenbelt

The 16th annual Capitol Cadillac/CLC Potomac Region Spring Car Show will be held May 6 at the Capitol Cadillac dealership in Greenbelt.

Registration will be from 9 a.m. to noon, with judging until 3 p.m. rain or shine. The event will include an automobilia auction. Anyone wishing to donate Cadillac items to the auction should contact George Boxley at 301/261-5634 or send e-mail to [email protected] Proceeds go to Potomac Region CLC.

For more show information, call Diane and Henry Ruby, car show coordinators, at 301/894-8026 or send e-mail to [email protected]

Calvert Cruisers plan car, truck, bike show

The Night Thunder Cruisers are planning a car, truck and bike show on May 12 at Huntington High School in Calvert County, Md.

Awards will be presented at 2 p.m. for the top 75 vehicles as well as for the best-of-show car, truck and bike. Registration is from 9 a.m. to noon.

The entry fee is $15 for a driver and one passenger, with a $3 donation for others in a group.

The fundraiser will benefit the Athletic Club of Huntington High School and Project Graduation, according to the sponsor.

For more information, contact Langford Johnson at 443/532-1422 or Johnny Brooks at 410/535-3730, or send e-mail to Larry Gross at [email protected]

Weekly cruise-ins set at Virginia sites

Antique and classic car cruise-in nights have been scheduled every weekend at two Northern Virginia Silver Diner locations through October, weather permitting, for autos dating from 1900 through 1977.

On Saturdays, the Silver Diner in Reston, 11951 Killingsworth Ave., will host a cruise-in from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, call 703/742-0801.

On Sundays, the Silver Diner in Springfield, 6592 Springfield Mall, will host a cruise-in from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, call 703/924-1701.

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