Beckley to host Antique Automobile Club of America Nationals in June
BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) – The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) WV Whitewater Region will host the AACA Eastern Spring Nationals in Beckley on Saturday, June 18, 2022.
There will be three days of activities for the event, planned by local auto club members, Visit Southern West Virginia and City of Beckley/Beckley Events. Activities will begin with a reception at the Tamarack Marketplace on Thursday, June 16, 2022. Participants will begin arriving on Thursday evening, with various activities planned to showcase the area during their stay. An awards banquet at the Tamarack Marketplace will close the event on Saturday evening.
The public is invited to attend the show which will be held on Saturday, June 18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This will be the first AACA show to be held in downtown Beckley. The show will include more than 100 cars from across the country, all 25 years old or older. Most of the cars on display will be restored to match their original equipment and colors, but the AACA has classes for unrestored cars.
Anyone with a vehicle that qualifies to participate in this event can register on the AACA.org website before May 16. WV Whitewater Area Secretary Sam Longanacre can also be reached at 304-410-3158 to assist with registration and details.