The Dr. James A. Forrest Career & Technology Center is hosting their 2nd Annual Spring Classic Car Show on Saturday, April 28, 2018 in the school’s parking lot. The event runs from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Vehicles entered in the event may start arriving after 7:00 a.m. Judging starts at 9:00 a.m. with awards starting at 1:00 p.m. The event is open to the public and is free for spectators. The Forrest Center is located across from the St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds in Leonardtown, MD.
The goal of the Car Show is to help defray costs of participation in the SkillsUSA national competition. The SkillsUSA Championships is the showcase for the best career and technical students in the nation. Your contributions will help ensure deserving St. Mary’s County High School students are able to compete.
The school is seeking entries of cars, trucks, motorcycles and specialty vehicles. The cost to enter a car or motorcycle is $20.00. They are also seeking vendors who would like to participate in the event. Vendor space costs $30. All interested participants should to register online in advance by going to the school’s website at schools.smcps.org/tech
The Forrest Center’s SkillsUSA chapter is among the most successful in the state and annually must fundraise well over $25,000 to cover the cost of leadership training, chapter activities and regional, state & national competitions.
For more information, contact Mary Thompson at 301-475-0242, x28220 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note: This event may be photographed, recorded and presented on SMCPS Channel 96, the school system’s educational cable channel, and the internet.