Calendar of Events 2015
Every effort is made to be sure that this list is accurate. However, it would be a good idea to check with the contact person listed before charging off.
Don't know how to get there? Check the Directions and Maps section at the bottom of this page.
Interested in antique and classic trucks? This info was sent by John Sherris:
http://www.bellshome.com/shows.htm 2015 update posted on 15 March 2014
http://www.aths.org/ American Truck Historical Society
http://www.antiquetruckclubofamerica.org/ Antique Truck Club of America
Pre order your Ogden Publications FARM COLLECTOR SHOW DIRECTORY 2015http://tinyurl.com/l4zu3dv
This list is still being updated as of 26 February 2015
July 4 Boothbay Railway Village Antique Engine Meet Boothbay ME Rt. 27, 7 miles south of Rt. 1
Contact: Margaret Hoffman, PO Box 123, Boothbay, ME 04537; 207-633-4727 email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.railwayvillage.org
July 11 & 12 23rd Annual Long Island Power Association Show
5942 Sound Avenue, Riverhead N.Y. 11901
July 12 Pepperell Crank Up Pepperell MA
Same as always was only with new folks doing the work.
Contact Christine Scully @ 978.925.9295
July 12 ATCA New England Chapter 34th Annual Antique Truck Show
Lancaster, MA at the Bolton Fairgrounds.
12 Classic Car Show at The Gables at Winchester
Thank you Dick Koolish for this listing.
July 18, 2015 CAMA 2nd Annual Antique Internal Combustion Engine Show
Kent CT 1 mile north of Kent on Rt. 7. 10AM to 4PM. Free admission and food will be available this year.
July 18-19 Quinebaug Valley Engineers Assn. Summer Show and Swap Meet The Zagray Farm Museum Colchester CT
Feature: Allis-Chalmers. I 1/2 miles north of Colchester center off Rt. 85.
Contact Ed Bezanson, 85 Dayton Rd., Waterford, CT 06385; 860-208-2422
July 23-25 Annual Weare Rally of the Merrimack Valley Military Vehicle Collectors
14 Center Rd, Weare, NH 03281
July 26th Indian Motorcycle Day 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lyman & Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History
July 24-26 20th Annual Eliot Antique Tractor and Engine Show Feature: Misfit; oddballs and orphans.
Raitt Homestead Farm Museum, Rt. 103,114 mile from junction of Rt. 103 and 236.
Contact: Lisa Raitt, 2077 State Rd., Eliot, ME 03903; 207-748-3303; email: email@example.com www.raittfarmmuseum.org
July 31, Aug 1 and 2 Northeast Rockbusters Historical Construction and Equipment Association
The locations is Mark Gluck's Farm located at 157 Packerville Road in Plainfield CT. We have a lot of digging, dozing, grading, hauling, there is something for everyone!! Plan to attend with your equipment and your helping hands cause we will need all the help we can get from the membership to put on another great show hosted by the Rockbusters!!
Aug. 1-2 Back to the Past at Scribner's Mill Harrison ME follow yellow and black signs from Rts. 35 and 117 to Scribner's Mill Road.
Contact: Marilyn Hatch, 244 Scribner's Mill Rd., Harrison, ME 04040; 207-583-6455; email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.scribnersmill.org
Aug. 8-9 36th Annual Straw Hollow Engine Works Show Boylston MA Pine Ridge Farm, Cross St., off Rt. 70. Contact: Daniel Moore, 125 Linden St., Boylston, MA 01505; 508-869-2722.
Aug.15 13th Annual Durham Tractor Cruise-In Durham CT Durharn Fairgrounds, Rt. 17 (68 Main St) Contact: Len Baginski, 860-349-3305.
Aug. 15-16 24th Annual Antique Marine Engine Exposition Mystic CT 195 exit 90
Contact: Scott Noseworthy, 75 Greenmanville Ave., P0 Box 600, Mystic, CT 06355; 860-572-5343 email: email@example.com www.mysticseaport.org
In other news, the annual Barrington Antique Truck show held in Barrington NH will no longer be held in Barrington. The show is being moved to the Star Speedway on Route 27 in Epping NH on Sunday August 23rd 2015.
September 4-13, 2015 Lee Mills Steamboat Meet
The town of
Moultonborough sponsors this annual 10-day meeting of Steamboats,
now in its 43rd edition. The Meet features a parade of boats each
Sunday of the event. The parade occurs at 2pm on the first Sunday,
and at 10am on the second Sunday. There is also a race on
Wednesday from the Moultonborough town docks to 19 Mile Bay in
Tuftonboro. For further information please contact:
9-18 September John W. Brown visit to New London CT
Photos from a 2005 visit by the Brown to New London, CT http://www.neme-s.org/John%20Brown%20Liberty%20Ship/JWB_1.htm
One of the last two operating World War II liberty
ships will ake an extended visit to New London next fall as part
The Brown and her sister ship, SS Jeremiah
O'Brien, which is based in San Diego, CA, are the last two
operating examples of the
The Brown will dock just several hundred feet from
the site on which the U. S. Merchant Marine trained officers to
man such ships as
The Brown is listed on the National Register of
Historic Places and is maintained and operated by Project Liberty
Ship, a non-profit or-
A local committee is being set up to handle the
visit. People interested in serving as a volunteer for the event
or with inquiries about
Sept. 12-13 4th Annual Daniels Farmstead Truck and Tractor Show and Swap Meet Blackstone MA, 286 Mendon St., Rt. 495 to Rt. 16 to Main Street, right on Blackstone Street, which turns into Mendon Street. RVs welcome overnight.
Contact: Gary Smith, PO Box 351, Mendon, MA 01756; 774-573-0418 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sept. 12-13 Dublin Show, Route 101 Dublin NH
September 13th Yankee Yesteryear Car Club Annual Car Show
Brooklyn Fair Grounds. – Chairperson Francis Duquette - 860-923-2781 - email@example.com
September 12 and 13 Rhode Island Military Vehicle, Antique Truck and Tractor Show North Kingstown, RI. .
Sept. 19-20 35th Annual Show
Tobacco Valley Flywheelers Gas and Steam Engine Club
Contact: Russ Bengtson, 646 Bear Hill Rd., Middletown, CT 06457; B60-347-5774
Norwich (CT) Auto Show
Sept. 25-27 31st Anniversary Connecticut Antique Machinery Assn. Fall Festival Kent CT 1 mile north of Kent on Rt. 7.
Contact: Jim Daly, PO Box 425, Kent, CT 06757' 860-354-1859 email: .firstname.lastname@example.org www.ctamachinery.com
27 September Old Colony Model RR Club 15th Annual Show
Taunton Holiday Inn Show Flyer HERE
Oct. 3-4 Quinebaug Valley Engineers Assn. Fall Festival and Swap Meet Colchester 1-1/2 miles north of Colchester center off Rt. 85.
Contact: Ed Bezanson, 85 Dayton Rd., Waterford, CT 06385; 860-208-2422; email: email@example.com www.zagrayfarmmuseum.org
Oct. 3-4 Boothbay Railway Village Family Harvest Days & Antique Tractor Show Boothbay ME Rt. 27, 7 miles south of Rt. 1.
Contact: Margaret Hoffman, PO Box 123 Boothbay, ME 04537; 207-633-4727 email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.railwayvillage.org
Oct. 3 New England Wireless and Steam Museum Show
East Greenwich, RI
Oct. 3-4 Waters Farm Engine and Tractor Show at Waters Farm Days
Sutton MA Rt. 146 to Central Turnpike, Sutton to Douglas Rd. to Waters Rd. or Rt. 395 to Sutton Ave., Sutton to Douglas Rd. to Waters Rd . Contact: Ken Ethier, 404 Leicester St., Auburn, MA 01501; 508-832-6678; email: email@example.com www.watersfarm.com
October 4 Railfan III Hoosic Tunnel
Show Flyer HERE
October 11 ATHS Pioneer Valley Chapter truck show
Mestek Field, 260 N Elm Street, Rt. 10 and 202
Old antique trucks and pick-up Rain or shine. 8a.m to 3 p.m. Music and food, 50/50 raffle, door prizes, entrance fee-dry good for the food pantry and unwrapped toy for tots item.
October 11-12 Swamp Yankee Days
Washington County Fairgrounds RI, Route 112 Richmond RI
Dec 4th Thursday 7PM NEMES Monthly club meeting
Meeting location scheduled to be at the Waltham Public Library but check the website for meting location.
December 6 & 7 New England Model Train Expo
Royal Plaza Train Center 181 Boston Post Road West
Show Flyer HERE
Dec 12 Annual NEMES Unofficial and Barely Organized Banquet
Woodman's of Essex Restaurant @ 1:00 PM
121 Main St, Essex, MA 01929
No tickets to buy or reservation to make. Just show up for good company and fellowship
Dec. 13 Straw Hollow Engine Works Frostbite Crank-Up
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