Belfast - Portrush Cavalcade
Sunday 4th August 2019
The East Antrim Old Vehicle Club (EAOVC) will host the annual Belfast-Portrush Cavalcade on Sunday 4th August 2019.
We are pleased to anounce that this years charity is ‘is The Welcome Organisation’ They are aBelfast based charity that provides vital and potentially life-saving services to people who are homeless and at risk of repeat homelessness.
Their drop in centre is open from 8am-10pm 365 days per year. People affected by homelessness have free access to: Hot meals, Tea & coffee, Showers, Toilets, Internet, Laundry facilities and much more.
They provide Floating Support for people who have been homeless but have now accessed accommodation, ensuring they have everything they need in place to retain their tenancies and turn a house into a home.
They also have A Street Outreach Team on the street 365 days of the year, Crisis for Women providing shelter for some of the most vulnerable women in Belfast and much more. Please visit their webside for more information
The event is Sponsored by E.A.Davies Insurance & Co Ltd, Glengormley for the 14th year.
Last years event raised over £5000 for ‘Northern Ireland Children to Lapland Trust’ . With your support we can raise even more for this years charity.
The Cavalcade will again start off at Mossley Mill. Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council will be providing us with a hearty breakfast to get us on our way.
Leaving the mill at 10:30am the cavalcade will wind it's way to Portrush, parking up at the Dunluce Green for a static display. There you can take the short walk into Portrush for a light lunch, or bring a picnic and relax for the afternoon.
At about 4:00pm we will then proceed in convoy to the Magherabouy House Hotel for a Three Course Dinner, followed by presentation of the finishers awards and the drawing of the ballots.
Everyone is welcome to come and see the 100+ cars from 1930's to 1980's, either along the route at the roadside as they pass through, or at any of the stops through-out the day. The Club really appreciate the support the public has given throughout the years
For any further information Contact:
Tel : 07778 939777
The run is open to all Vehicles registered on or before 31st December 1994, including cars motorbickes and comercial vehicles
But we don't want to rest on our laurels. We need your views on how this event can get even better and maybe raise even more money for charity. Even if you where not there last year and would like to comment please Click Here and send us your feedback