The 13th Annual MDA Car Show will be held on Saturday, August 11, 2012, at RichardBlandCollegein Petersburg, VA23805. The show is sponsored by The Southern Knights Cruisers, Inc. Car Club, who will partner with Books-A-Million and Strosnider Chevrolet of Hopewell.

This open show attracts the highest quality show cars fromVirginia,Maryland, andNorth Carolina. You don’t want to miss this year’s show, where over 300 show cars, trucks, and bikes are expected to attend! No matter whether you like Antiques, Classics, Muscle Cars, Street Rods, Customs, Compacts, Off Road Trucks, Custom Trucks, Antique Military Trucks, Antique Fire Trucks, Antique Police Cars, Race Cars, Bikes, the Mayberry Police Cruiser, or the Munster Mobile, they will all be there.

Again this year the show will include Top 25 in four classes:

  • Early thru 1954
  • 1955-1972
  • 1973-1992
  • 1993-present vehicles.

Awards totaling over 120 are going to antique, classics, customs, muscle cars, Tuners, race cars, street rods, 4×4 custom trucks, imports, emergency vehicle, and bikes. Lots of Specialty Awards! McGruff will be talking to all the kids and there will be face painting as well. Vendors will include: Custom Pin Stripping, Custom Auto Parts, Custom Bikes, license plates, auto cleaning and protection supplies, custom T-shirts, auto glass repair, custom sign boards, jewelry, designer candy, yard care, crafts, items for women’s world, and landscaping equipment.

There will be lots of vendors and the first 200 participants will receive an event dash plaque. The event will include a live auction, pre-registered drawing, Grand Prize Drawing, and a raffle drawing. Because of our sponsors, all money from the event will go to the Muscular Dystrophy Association here in Virginia. Ricky Williams, President of the Southern Knights Cruisers, says the event has raised over $260,900, since the show’s beginning. This year’s show will include an opening ceremony, with a special performance by the Colonial Heights American Legion Post 284 Color Guard and “Back” by popular demand! “Elvis” will be joining us! Because of the many beautiful vehicles attending in the past, a number of additional awards have been added this year. All total, there will be more than 120 total awards will be given out at this year’s show. Because of increased interest each year, this show continues to grow. This year plans also include display of the famous Black Hawk Helicopter, so you don’t want to miss this show! Register Now! GET YOUR FORM HERE on the site! Please register now and avoid the long wait the day of the show.

Together, we can make miracles happen. Together, we can make a difference

The cure is sooo…. close! Please come join the fight.

Hand in Hand, Shoulder to Shoulder, We will Fight this Terrible Disease.

More info is available by calling Ricky Williams at 804-526-8865 or  emailing him at
We personally thank you all for your support !!
We certainly want to thank all our sponsors that joined with us in 2011. Without all of you we couldn’t do it. All the money will go for MD research and patient’s care in Central Virginia. Special recognition goes to our partners: Strosnider Chevrolet of Hopewell and Books A Million.

We want to thank Dr. James McNeer, president ofRichardBlandCollege for hosting the event again this year. The college grounds are beautiful and perfect for the event
If you didn’t make the show last year or just want to help us this year, you may make a donation by clicking on this secured link below. Best of all you will get a receipt for tax purposes.

Together we can make miracles happen. Together we can make a difference – the cure is so close! Come join Us in the fight. Let’s Build a Muscle Together! Hand in hand, shoulder to shoulder, we will fight this terrible disease.

The Southern Knights are working directly with the Central Virginia office of MDA. All donations, including registration and vendor fees, are to be made by check payable to MDA. Information about MDA can be made by contacting:

Ashley Mauck
Office of Central Virginia MDA

Ricky Williams, President of Southern Knights Cruisers

As in the past, all money raised will be turned over to MDA during the Big MDA Telethon on WRIC TV 8 over Labor Day Weekend.

Click on to Donate and Help!!

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