Events

Jun
4
Sat
POSTPONED – Mystery Brewing Trip
Jun 4 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

event-postponed

The ODBCC will meet-up at Southside British Cars on Saturday, June 4th between 1:15 & 1:30pm.  At 1:30pm, we will depart SBC and make the road-trip journey down to North Carolina to visit the Mystery Brewing Company in Hillsborough.  We should arrive at Mystery Brewing shortly before 3pm, parking in front of the brewery for local traffic and admirers to see our little british cars.  After touring the brewery, we plan to eat at the barbecue spot – Hillsborough BBQ nearby the brewery.

http://www.mysterybrewing.com

hillsboroughbbq.com

Jun
7
Tue
ODBCC June Club Meeting
Jun 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Our June Club Meeting will be held at our treasurer’s house (Steve) in Danville.  See below for details.

Time: 6:30pm
Location: Steve Robinette’s house
Address: 399 Wyatt Drive
Danville, VA 24540

Steve_MainRoadtoHouse_MAP

Jun
12
Sun
Cruise-In @ King’s Grant
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

King’s Grant will have a Cruise-In on Sunday afternoon, starting at 2pm. Currently, a number of club members have expressed interest in attending this event. We might meet-up at Southside British Cars and leave from SBC as a group to this event. Please check your email, Facebook, or contact another club member to confirm our meet-up place & time.

The address is:

350 King’s Way Road, Martinsville, VA 24112

If precipitation occurs on Sunday, the rain date for this event is Saturday, June 18th.

Kings Grant Map - Danvl to Martinsvl:Collinsvl

 

Jul
5
Tue
July Club Meeting
Jul 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Our July Club Meeting will take place on Tuesday, July 5th at Bob & Debbie’s home in Chatham, VA.  The meeting starts at 6:30pm. We hope to see you there!

The address is:
211 Gilmer Terrace
Chatham, VA 24531

Aug
2
Tue
August Club Meeting
Aug 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Our August Club Meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 6:30pm in Martinsville, VA.  We will be meeting at Dennis’ house.  See below for his address info.  We hope to see all of our members in Martinsville!

Agenda items – our upcoming club picnic (we need a count of how is attending & what you’re bring – your covered dish), any other local events for August, and upcoming british car shows.

Directions to Dennis’ home:
106 Courtney Terrace
Martinsville VA 24112-5810

Map to Courtney Terrace

Sep
6
Tue
September Club Meeting
Sep 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Our September Club Meeting will be held at Frank’s Italian Restaurant in Danville, VA.  The meeting will start at our normal time of 6:30pm.  We hope to see all of our members and hopefully a few new ones on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016.

The address to Frank’s Italian Restaurant is:
1959 Memorial Drive
Danville, VA 24541
Phone: (434) 792-6157
Their website – www.franksdanville.com

Sep
10
Sat
2016 ODBCC Picnic
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Our 2016 Club Picnic will be Saturday, September 10, 2016.  More info will be provided at our club meeting on September 6.

Sep
24
Sat
VIR’s Heacock Classic Gold Cup & Trans Am Races
Sep 24 @ 8:00 am – Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm

The SportsCar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) returns to VIRginia International Raceway again this year, bringing vintage car racers, it’s fans, and beautiful cars to the track.  Also, we can’t forget the great Gold Cup Historic Car Show.  For more info, please visit VIR’s website – www.virclub.com.

Please Note – If you plan to enter your british car into the Gold Cup Historic Car Show, please do so before September 1st, 2016 and you can enter a code (VIRSHOW) and save $15.00 off the registration fee.

Oct
1
Sat
SVBCC 35th British Car Show
Oct 1 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

SVBCC 35th Annual British Car Show of 2016

We will post more info regarding their 2016 show when it becomes available.

Please visit http://www.svbcc.net for more info regarding the SVBCC.

Oct
4
Tue
October Club Meeting
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Our October Club Meeting will be held at Lewis & Mary Dumont’s home in Danville, VA.  The meeting will start at our normal time of 6:30pm.  We hope to see all of our members!

The address to The Dumont’s is:
249 West Main Street
Danville, VA 24541

Oct
29
Sat
Uwharrie British Car Meet
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

The fall Uwharrie Mountain British Car Meet will be Saturday, October 29th.  The event starts at 10am, with lunch occurring around 12 or 1pm.  If you’re attending this event, don’t forget to take a covered dish!  This is a great event, where people gather, relax, and share british stories.  For more info, please see the flyer below.

uwharrie-mountain-british-car-meet-fall-2016

Nov
6
Sun
Veterans Parade
Nov 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

The Veterans Day Parade is Sunday, November 6th, 2016.

For the parade, club members should meet-up at the Langston School parking lot in Danville, VA at 1:30 pm.  After the parade, we will have our November Club Meeting at 2 Witches Winery and Brewing Company (at 209 Trade Street, in Danville) about 4pm.  If you plan to participate in the parade with us, please let us know.

November Club Meeting
Nov 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

After the Veterans Day parade, we will have our November Club Meeting at 2 Witches Winery and Brewing Company at the following address:
209 Trade Street
Danville, VA 24541

The parade should end around 3:30pm, with the club meeting starting about 4pm, but if you get there early, enjoy a few brews and possibly a live band until the british cars show up.  We encourage all of our members to attend the club meeting, regardless of their decisions to drive their british car in the parade route.  The club is buying a couple of pizzas to eat on as we discuss club meeting details.  Hope to see you there!!

Dec
9
Fri
ODBCC Christmas Party
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Our 2016 Christmas Party will be held at John & Rhonda’s home.

What day is the party?  Friday, December 9th

What time should I arrive?  6:00pm

Please let John & Rhonda know if you will or will not be attending the party, so we can have a head count.  We will NOT play the Dirty Santa game this year (sorry).  Click here to see the address info.  John & Rhonda’s home is located on the left, just before you reach the Brosville Fire Station (if you’re traveling from Danville).  Please contact our host if you need additional directions.  Hope to see everyone on Dec. 9th –  SAVE the DATE!

Also to note, club dues for 2017 are due – $20 for the year.  Please bring your club dues with you to the party or mail them to our club treasurer at the address below:
Steve Robinette
399 Wyatt Drive
Danville, VA 24540

 

 

 

SAVE the DATE!

Mar
7
Tue
March Club Meeting
Mar 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

We hope to see everyone at our first 2017 club meeting on March 7th!

Where: Frank’s Italian Restaurant
1959 Memorial Drive, Danville, VA 24541

Time: 6:30pm

Apr
4
Tue
April Club Meeting
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Our April Club Meeting will be Tuesday, April 4th at 6:30pm.

Where: O’Kelly’s Deli & Pastries
Address: 877 Piney Forest Rd., Danville, VA 24540
Time: 6:30pm until about 8pm.

We hope to see you there!

Apr
22
Sat
The Gathering at Sheldon Vineyards
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

As they say in Dobson, North Carolina every April, “The British are Coming!”  The Gathering will be Saturday, April 22nd.

For club members planning to attend this show, our club president – Jim, Mike, and others will leave Danville at 8:30am, stopping at the Hardee’s (4800 Greensboro Rd, Ridgeway, VA 24148) near Martinsville at about 9:30am and leaving from there headed to the british car show.

Please see the Triumph Club of the Carolinas website (www.triumphclub.org) to printout and complete a car show form or if you’re seeking more info regarding this british car show.

Apr
29
Sat
Uhwarrie Mt. British Car Meet
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Doug has set a date for the spring Uwharrie Mountains British Car Meet, the event will take place on Saturday, April 29th.

Uwharrie Mt. Spring 2017 Flyer

May
20
Sat
Triangle British Car Show
May 20 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm

The NCMGCC car show will be on Saturday, May 20th.  Please see the NCMGCC website (http://www.ncmgcarclub.org) for more information.

#SAVEtheDATE

Jul
22
Sat
Roadtrip to Peaks of Otter
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

We will take a road-trip to the Peaks of Otter on Saturday, July 22nd.  We will meet-up at the old Mount Hermon School (now called Mount Herman Courtyard) located just past Ruben’s Restaurant on Rt. 41; the address is 2725 Franklin Turnpike, Danville, VA 24540.  We will meet there at 9:00 am and travel the back roads to Rt. 40, then take 40 to Rocky Mount, and then travel on Rt.220 headed to the Blue Ridge Parkway.

We will have lunch at the Peaks of Otter Restaurant.  So far, we have a count of 6 people – Joe, Ron, Bryant, John Owen, Reggie, and Steve.  If you’re planning to join us for this road-trip and your name is not list above, please let us know that you’re planning to attend this event.  We want a great turnout, so please try to make it!  This event will probably replace our Annual Club Picnic Trip to the Parkway that’s usually held in August.  See you Saturday, July 22nd!