ckenealy1 wrote:welcome to OCDO. Yes, you can open carry in a car in va and you have to be at least 18 years old.. use the search function in the forums and you will find lots of good information.Hey guys I'm a new gun owner who desperately wants to begin exercising his rights. So i was wondering, as i understand it is in fact legal for a person who is younger than 21 to in fact open carry right? Secondly what designates a person open carrying while driving, additionally how would you go about it as a passenger in a car. Thanks in advance.