About the TSRA

TSRA is an organization of car enthusiasts dedicated to the collection, restoration, preservation and enjoyment of all makes and models of cars and trucks built in 1987 or earlier. Membership is comprised of car hobbyists and professionals from all areas of Tidewater Virginia including Newport News, Hampton, Williamsburg, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Yorktown, and Gloucester. Since 1973, TSRA holds an annual rod run in Williamsburg, Virginia drawing over 200 participanting vehicles from several states.

Come Join Our Club

We invite you to become a member by owning an eligible car (or having one under construction) and attending a few meetings.

Club Activities

All of our club activity pictures are hosted at the TSRA Facebook site. These links are provided for your convenience. You do not need to be logged in to Facebook to view the pictures. We invite you to join our Facebook page. Explore our Facebook site. Also have a look at the complete photo album, or click on the links below to look at a sample of specific activities.

  • Hampton Car Show 2016
  • Installation of Officers 2016
  • Virginia Hot Rod & Custom Car Show York High school Car Show 2015
  • Williamsburg Landing Nursing Home 2015
  • Colonial Parkway Cruise

Colonial Williamsburg Rod Run Sponsors

Thomas Vinson State Farm
Hop's Place
B & M Contracting
Judge's Chambers
Beach Radiator
TEC Services

Pour Girls

Fullers Mustard


Harris Trucking

Mill Creek Tavern


Bay City Classics
Sprinkle and Williams
Hampton Roads Events
Revolution Golf
McCarty Transmissions
York County Customs

Jesse's Rod Shop

TNS Salvage

Laura's Rise and Shine

Josh's Bar and Grill


Beach Radiator

Heaven and Earth

American Legion





Taylor Etheridge State Farm
Aberdeen Barn

 Langley Christian church
Sandblast Experts

Stephen Forbes

In Memory of Angie

Mayeski Farms

Barney's Auto Repair

Well's Upholstery

Spare Times



Upcoming Car Show Registration

TSRA Colonial Williamsburg Rod Run 2022       May 13th-14th , 2022



Who We Support

This year we are supporting the Virginia Veteran and Family Support (formerly known as Virginia Wounded Warriors Program) by donating a portion of the show’s proceeds to help the defenders of our nation.