CONNECTICUT & LOCAL AREA
2017 UPCOMING CAR SHOWS
& EVENTS CALENDAR

Car Shows are in Green
Non-Auto Events are in Blue

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February 25 & 26, 2017, Saturday & Sunday, Marlborough, MA
Ten Buck Bike Shows, Best Western Royal Plaza Trade Center, 181 Boston Post Road, Marlborough, MA 01752. 10am-5pm both day


February 28, 2017, Tuesday, Westport, CT
Connecticut Seaport Car Club Monthly Meeting
Last Tuesday of the month
7:30 PM
VFW Post 399
465 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT 06880
For members and people who want to join the club.


March 5, 2017, Sunday, Enfield, CT
Antique Auto Flea Market at Powder Mill Barn
32 South Maple Street, Enfield, CT (Exit 47E off I-91, to 190 east, Hazardvile, turn right at junction of 192
1st Sunday of the month, 7am-11am January is 2nd Sunday
Hosted by the Model A Ford Club of Connecticut
Dec. 4, 2016, Jan. 8, 2017, Feb. 5, 2017, Mar. 5, 2017, Great Little Indoor Swap Meet
Powder Mill Barn, 32 South Maple Street, Enfield, CT
7am-11am, space only $15.00, table provided
public $2.00 donation
Fun meet!
Info: Donald Passardi, phone 860-684-2675, or e-mail Lapassardi@snet.net
Or: Jim Way, phone 860-267-4626


March 10-12, 2017, Friday-Sunday, West Springfield, MA
2017 Frank Maratta's Auto & Race-A-Rama Show, at the Eastern States Exposition, 1305 Memorial Avenue, West Springfield, MA. Info: http://fmautoshow.com/


March 11, 2017, Saturday, Essex, CT
"Essex Go Bragh 2017, 10:30am to 1:00pm, hosted by Essex Parks and Recreation
Our super fun, family friendly Essex Go Bragh parade steps off at Town Hall at 10:30am
Decorate your tractors, cars and bikes and come march with us!
Featuring: Horse drawn wagon rides! Music! Kids' activities! Specials from local restaurants and businesses!


March 16, 2017, Thursday, Bridgeport, CT
Boothe Memorial Park Car Show
Planning Meeting
7:00 PM
For those who want to help with running the car show this year.
At Port 5 Naval Veterans meeting room
69 Brewster Street,
Bridgeport, CT


March 28, 2017, Tuesday, Westport, CT
Connecticut Seaport Car Club Monthly Meeting
Last Tuesday of the month
7:30 PM
VFW Post 399
465 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT 06880
For members and people who want to join the club.


April 1, 2017, Saturday, Berlin, CT
Automobilia and Literature Auction, Berlin, CT (Hartford area), 11am, a no-reserve sale of 450+ lots of great automobilia and literature. Join our email list, quality consignments now being considered. Jerry 860-655-8682, or e-mail: glettieri@cox.net
See our site: http://www.automobiliaauctions.com/


April 9, 2017, Sunday, Derby, CT
“The Heav’nly Donuts ‘Fill The Crosley’ Spring Dust-Off Cruise,” at the one and only Heav’nly Donuts, 658 New Haven Avenue, Derby, CT 06418


April 23, 2017, Sunday, Norwalk, CT
“Rallye For Pancreatic Cancer” 1st Annual Car Show Fund Raiser for Pancreatic Cancer Imports, Customs and Classics At: Calf Pasture Beach, Norwalk, CT Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm Rain date: May 7th, 2017 Trophies – Food – Music For additional info and registration form please contact: Mark C. Schlegel 203-434-8540 or Pete Bondi 203-984-4574 Email: pcresearch17@gmail.com


April 23, 2017, Sunday, Wallingford, CT
Connecticut Street Rod Association Spring Dust-Off/NSRA Day, at the CSRA Clubhouse, 316 Woodhouse Avenue, Wallingford, CT 06492. Info: http://www.csra.org/pages/events_list.php


April 25, 2017, Tuesday, Westport, CT
Connecticut Seaport Car Club Monthly Meeting
Last Tuesday of the month
7:30 PM
VFW Post 399
465 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT 06880
For members and people who want to join the club.


April 29, 2017, Sunday, Milford, CT
Spring Dust Off
Car - Truck & Motorcycle Show & Crafters Fair
PLATT TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL
600 Orange Ave. Milford Ct
To Benefit “Tools for Techs”
April 29th@ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM --- Rain Date: May 6th
Custom Trophies designed and produced by some of our Trade Technology Programs.
Your name, vehicle description will be engraved on YOUR TROPHY

Flyer: Click Here


April 30, 2017, Sunday, Norwalk, CT
Gateway Antique Automobile Club
Presents
43rd Annual Taylor Farm Antique and Classic Car Show
8 AM - 3 PM
Trophies - Food - Swap Meet - Music
Located at Taylor Farm
Follow Beach Road to Calf Pasture Beach
Turn Left Just Before The Calf Pasture Beach Entrance
Club Choice Awards are presented by Category
There are many different classes.
1985 Cut Off Year
Rain Date May 7
Info: Jim Ferrara 203-329-8271 or Bob LeBlanc 203-853-1848


April 30, 2017, Sunday, East Hampton, CT
Belltown Antique Car Club’s 43rd Gas & Steam Engine Show,
8am to 3pm, Haddam Neck Fairgrounds,
Sunday, April 30th, 2017. Info: Jim Way 860-267-4626, or belltowncarclub@gmail.com or http://www.belltownantiquecarclub.org/ or Belltown Antique Car Club, P.O. Box 211, East Hampton, CT 06424


May 5, 2017, Friday, Milford, CT
Season Kickoff Night for the Blood Sweat and Gears Car Club
Milford McDonalds Friday Cruise Nights,
at McDonald's Restaurant, 1376 Boston Post Road (across from the CT Post Mall), 6pm-dark
but also suggest your taking our friend the noted BSG-er Joel DeBiase’s Get there before 6:00pm!
since parking spaces at this popular cruise night do tend to fill up rapidly! We are reporting this kick-off date based upon an early January Facebook posting by Joel, and we will certainly update this listing as needed, as more details get published about it
Additional info - Be sure to visit the BSGs club's official web site at: http://bloodsweatandgearscarclub.com/ - and also their official Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Blood-Sweat-and-Gears-Car-Club-Connecticut/202091426554876


May 7, 2017, Sunday, Stamford, CT
JM Wright Technical High School Car & Motorcycle Show? It will be held on Sunday, May 7 (rain date of Sunday May 21) at JM Wright Tech @ Scalzi Park in Stamford CT.
Doors open at 8, all cars to be placed by noon for judging.
Judging happens at 2 and awards at 3. This year we will be creating our own custom awards. All proceeds from this fundraiser go to support JM Wright Tech PFO and help us with scholarships, events and other support for the school, teachers and the kids.

Flyer: Click Here


May 7, 2017, Sunday, Bristol, CT
Connecticut Street Rod Association Spring Swap Meet, at the Lake Compounce Parking Lot, 186 Enterprise Drive, Bristol, CT 06010. Info: http://www.csra.org/pages/events_list.php


May 13, 2017, Saturday, Plantsville, CT
2nd Annual Robert J. Beeney Memorial Car Show, May 13th, 2017, 10am to 3pm… https://www.hemmings.com/events/detail?listing_id=48870:
This Car show is a memorial show for a former automotive teacher at Southington High School, Mr. Beeney, who passed away after fighting cancer. All funds raised will be used to award a scholarship to a student planning on pursuing a technical or technical related career. There will be food, raffle, 50/50 raffle, goody bags, music, and trophies. Last year there were 14 raffle items including restaurant gift cards and Lake Compounce tickets. All car years and makes welcome. Pre-registration not needed
Location: 995 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Plantsville, CT, 06479


May 20, 2017, Saturday, South Glastonbury, CT
Second Annual Care Packages For The Troops Car Show, presented by the Gear Head Mafia Car Club, Inc., to be held at the Glastonbury Elks B.P.O.E. 2202, 98 Woodland Street, South Glastonbury, CT 06073


May 21, 2017, Sunday, Stratford, CT
Port 5 Naval Veterans
Present
8th Annual Boothe Memorial Park
Antique and Classic Car Show
9 AM - 4 PM
Located at 5744 Main Street Putney, Stratford, CT
Trophies - Food - Vendors - Music - Bake Sale
Dash Plaques - Goodie Bags to First 200 Vehicles
Veterans Flag Raising Ceremony at Noon
Many Other Park Events Will Be Going On All Day!
Bring Your Entire Family
New for 2017: Vehicles will be Judged
No Cut Off Year!
Info: Rich Iannucci 203-610-3330

SPECIAL AWARDS 2017
Best of Show – Aquarion Water
Lou Simon Memorial Award for Best Ford Model A – Napoli Deli
Bill Benz Memorial Award – CT Seaport Car Club
Frank Wismer Memorial Award for Best Pre-War – Iannucci Construction
Dave Russell Memorial Award for Best Fire Apparatus – Chas Dietz
Patty Iannucci Memorial Award for Best Foreign Car – Port 5 Women’s Auxiliary
Ken Stebbins Memorial Award
Best Ford Product – Park City Ford
Kid’s Award – Chuckta Catering
Best Police Car– Rick Millington
Best Military Vehicle – Henry Kutash

Flyer: Click Here

Ad Donation Form: Click Here

Trophy Sponsor Donation Form: Click Here


May 30, 2017, Tuesday, Westport, CT
Connecticut Seaport Car Club Monthly Meeting
Last Tuesday of the month
7:30 PM
VFW Post 399
465 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT 06880
For members and people who want to join the club.


June 3-4, 2017, Saturday-Sunday, Greenwich, CT
22nd Annual Greenwich Concours d’Elegance, at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, Greenwich, CT
Info: http://www.greenwichconcours.com/ - and also be sure to visit and “Like” the official Facebook page for the event at: https://www.facebook.com/GreenwichConcours/ - AND the Facebook event page itself at: https://www.facebook.com/events/370024850017853/


June 4, 2017, Sunday, Windsor Locks, CT
31st Annual Connecticut Council of Car Clubs & New England Auto Museum Auto Show & Aircraft Exhibit, Sunday, June 4, 2017, at NEAM. 10am to 3pm (museum open until 5pm). For antique, classic, special interest, sports cars & street rods. Dash plaques to the first 200 cars. People's choice, participants' choice, and favorite Chevrolet trophies awarded. Largest aviation museum in the northeast. Show car admission $15, includes driver and passengers (admission includes air museum and car show). Food and drinks available for purchase... Location: New England Air Museum, Bradley International Airport, Route 75, Windsor Locks, CT (I-91 exit 40 & follow the signs), phone 860-623-3305 or www.neam.org ... Show information: John Bajumpaa 860-623-3906 or jfbajumpaa@aol.com ... Phil Hamilton 860-526-5729 ... CT Council of Car Clubs, P.O. Box 1433, Avon, CT 06001, www.ctccc.net


June 4, 2017, Sunday, Waterford, CT
British By The Sea 2017” – 30th Anniversary All-British Gathering, Harkness Memorial Park, in Waterford, CT, a production of the Connecticut MG Club
Quoting from a press-release we received from the CT MG Club
The CT MG Club's "BRITISH BY THE SEA” is a fun GATHERING of people who own and appreciate British Vehicles of all Marques. Although we do present etched glass mug awards to vehicles selected by popular vote, "BRITISH BY THE SEA" is not a judged show. We want to encourage ALL British car, truck, and motorcycle owners and enthusiasts to attend and have an enjoyable time. Weather your vehicle is in pristine condition, or a daily driver, sparkling paint and chrome or with “Barn Fresh” patina, it deserves to be part of the event and on the display field
Info: Steve and Annie 860-693-4249 or MGTD52@comcast.net
Even more info is available at the official event web site: http://www.ctmgclub.com/BBtS.html


June 17, 2017, Saturday, East Berlin, CT
The 6th Annual 100 Percent Kulture Hot Rod & Kustom Fair, at The Berlin Fairgrounds, 410 Beckley Road, East Berlin, CT 06023
official Facebook event page (https://www.facebook.com/events/1754235911458534/
Hot Rods, Kustoms, Rat Rods, Junk Rods, Stocks, Race, Bikes or Whatever!
Bands and DJ E-Bomb
Friday Night, June 16, FREE Pre-Party/Camp Out/Cook Out
Show is Saturday June 17; starts at 10am, and Saturday Night Camp out too… $10 per person, Kids 15 and under FREE… FREE Vendor/Swap spots with per person admission


June 18, 2017, Sunday, Wallingford, CT
Connecticut Street Rod Association Connecticut Dragway Reunion, at Mountain Ridge Resort, Wallingford, CT 06492. Info: http://www.csra.org/pages/events_list.php


June 18, 2017, Sunday, Norwalk, CT
New England Auto Museum
Presents
3rd Annual Father's Day Car Show
10 AM - 3 PM
Mathews Park
303 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT
Adjacent to popular family attractions
Stepping Stones Museum for Children &
Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum
Food - Ice Cream - Trophies - Goodie Bags
All Show Cars Welcome - No Cut-Off Year
Featured Marques:
Chevrolet Camaro - 50th Anniversary 1967 - 2017
Morgan Motor Cars - Hand-crafted since 1909
Information contact: info@neautomuseum.org


June 27, 2017, Tuesday, Westport, CT
Connecticut Seaport Car Club Monthly Meeting
Last Tuesday of the month
7:30 PM
VFW Post 399
465 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT 06880
For members and people who want to join the club.


August 6, 2017, Sunday, East Hampton, CT
Belltown Antique Car Club’s 51st Annual Vintage Motorcar Meet, 8am to 3pm, Sunday, August 6, 2017, Haddam Neck Fairgrounds, off of Route 151, East Hampton, CT. All stock vehicles thru 1971 are welcome for judging; 1972 through 1982 autos and hot rods are welcome for display and admiration, no judging. Info: Peter Christianson 860-267-8394 or Jon Grant 860-267-7507, or belltowncarclub@gmail.com or http://www.belltownantiquecarclub.org/ or Belltown Antique Car Club, P.O. Box 211, East Hampton, CT 06424


Sept 10, 2017, Sunday, Brooklyn, CT
Yankee Yesteryear car club 58th annual swapmeet & car show.
Route 169 Brooklyn,Ct. At the Brooklyn fairgrounds.
Vender set up at 6am-Buyers gate open at 7am for swapmeet.
Show car gate opens at 9am.
26 classes judged by club members.
Two trophies per class. Plus Presidents choice and ladies choice.