Palmetto News

Sand, Surf and Speed Car Show - Myrtle Beach

The Myrtle Beach Porsche club will be having their 5th annual Sand, Surf and Speed car show at the Dunes Golf and Beach Club in Myrtle Beach on Sunday, September 25th from 10:30 to 5 PM. It’s a great way to spend the day with music, cars, people and food. The cars will be Porsches, Exotics and Classics.

Trophies will be awarded to Peoples Choice, Best of Show, Best Classic, Best Exotic, Best Porsche, a Preservation class and new this year - Childrens best of show.

Please contact the Dunes Club and ask for Gina. It’s only 20 dollars for nonmembers. Great Fall driving event.  Dunes phone number is 843-449-5236. Please ask for Gina for preregistration Thank you.

Tour of Fanatech Shop

A tour of the Fanatech Porsche service facility on Saturday 15 October, 2022 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM.  Come for cars, coffee, camaraderie and a tour of the facility.   Please RSVP to AL Trego at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. so we can supply Fanatech with the number of guest attending.  

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Hunley Tour

The Palmetto Region will enjoy a private tour of the Hunley Submarine museum on Friday, July 29th, at 9:30 AM until 11:00 AM

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Animals, Art & Automobiles Local Car Show

As part of Palmetto Region’s 2022 philanthropy, we will be sponsoring the Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary’s “Animals, Art and Automobiles” to be held Sunday, 15 May, 10AM to 2PM,  at Founder’s Hall at Charles Towne Landing, 1500 Old Towne Rd., Charleston 29407.  To enter the car show, Palmetto Region members should go to the Hallie Hill website  www.halliehill.com/aaa/  to register.  The Region will have a tent with drinks and snacks for participants.  Bring a folding chair.

Attendees to the event will have the opportunity to vote for Best of Show, Porsche and a trophy will be presented to the winner.   There will also be an opportunity for PCA Juniors in attendance to vote for their favorite car.

In addition to the Car Show, local artists will be presenting their artwork, food trucks will be present and there will be a Silent Auction. This will be a fun family event and a good introduction to Charles Towns Landing.  Leashed, well-behaved pets are allowed in the park except for the Animal Forest.

Tuggy Mathisen Walking Rallye March 20th

Join us for the 2022 Tuggy Mathisen Memorial Downtown Walking Rally on Sunday March 20th. Registration is required and all proceeds go to charity. Click here for registration and Rally flyer..

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Porsche Experience Center - April 8th

Join Palmetto Region April 7th for a drive to the Porsche Experience Center in Atlanta.  The event (4/8, Friday) includes Demonstration Laps in current models, an exclusive 1 hour session in the Racing Sim Lab, guided tour of the facility and group lunch at the Restaurant 356.  Participants will also be able to book individual Driving Experiences (Thurs. – Sat., depending on stay) as desired.  https://www.porschedriving.com/atlanta/driving

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2021 Palmetto Holiday Party - Dec 11th

The 2021 Holiday Party will be held on Saturday, December 11th at 5 pm at the Ravenswood Plantation Party Barn (Johns Island off Chisolm Road). It will include a buffet dinner and holiday gift exchange.

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2022 Palmetto Holiday Party - Dec 10th

 Join Palmetto Region for our annual Holiday Party, Saturday, Dec. 10th at 5 PM to be held in the Party Barn at the Boykins' Ravenswood Farm 4705 Chisolm Road, Johns Island (on the left 3.9 miles from Main on Chisolm Rd. – signs will be posted).  Attendance is limited to 70 so make your reservations early.

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BOXX Ladies Luncheon

The Porsche Ladies of Palmetto PCA invite you to a Sunday luncheon held monthly, normally at a local restaurant.   Please visit the calendar to see time and date and other details for the next get together.

Tuesday, September 10th: Monthly Social

Please join us on Tuesday, September 10th at Gennaro's in N. Charleston at 7pm at for updates from the officers, to talk about upcoming events, and to socialize with your fellow Porschephiles. Gathering and Drinks at 6:30 and Dinner at 7.  Directions are here