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Carolina British Classics – XI, Columbia, SC
April 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This will be the 11th edition of our Carolina British Classic Car Show. Again it will be at The Historic Columbia Speedway participating with Tartan Day South. There will be events on Thursday, Friday and the CBC XI Car Show on Saturday.
The first event for all pre-registered participants begins on Thursday evening presented by Tartan Day South Festival. This is a free drop-in event. Go to www.tartandaydsouth.com for all TDS events.
Friday we will again have a “Ramble of the Tartans” presented by The Lake Murray Chamber of Commerce. This takes the form of a rally of British Classic Cars circling Lake Murray with informative stops at several historic locations along the way.
The drive will start and finish at the host Wingate Hotel 803-957-5000 at 108 Saluda Pointe Court, Lexington, SC. There will be a reception for show participants on Friday evening – details to be determined. There will be an opportunity for the assembled LBCs to convoy to the festival grounds and park as a group to take in a classic Celtic Concert.
This year there will again be a special “ladies” event called the ELEVENSES. It follows an old British custom of taking a mid-morning break for tea and scones. This will be a great chance for participants to socialize and get to know one another
Register early and join in with us for all the events.
2017 CAROLINA BRITISH CLASSICS – XI
The Speedway is a historic “vintage” track from the early days of NASCAR racing. This year we will again be merging our event with the popular Tartan Day South Festival. There will be lots of interesting and entertaining diversions throughout the day and a variety of merchandise and food vendors.
Registration form must be completed and properly signed by driver and passengers.
Parking for show from 8:30 am to 11 am April 1, 2017
A portion of the proceeds to benefit this year’s charity:
Harvest Hope Food Bank
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Friday, March 31st
2:30 Ramble of the Tartans
6:00 Reception Wingate Hotel
7:30 Convoy to Celtic Concert Tartan Day South
Saturday, April 1st
8:30 Show Registration Opens
9:00 Silent Auction Opens
11:00 Show registration Closes, “Elevenses” Morning Tea Begins, Ballots Placed in Cars
1:00 Balloting closes, Silent Auction Closes
2:30 Awards Ceremony
($30 pre-registered & postmarked by March 17, 2017; $35 after March 17th, 2017)
Pre-registration also entitles you to the British Car Club Midland Centre Reception, Elevenses, and Tartan Day South festivities taking place at the Columbia Speedway Friday night, March 31st.