Calendar of Events 2016

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   

http://www.aths.org/  American Truck Historical Society

http://www.antiquetruckclubofamerica.org/   Antique Truck Club of America

 

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January 2016

1 January  New Years Day Run at Waushakum Live Steamers, Holliston MA

http://www.waushakumlivesteamers.org/

7 January 2016   Monthly meeting of NEMES

Check website (http://neme-s.org/) for meeting location

15-17 January  2016   Cabin Fever Expo, Lebanon PA

http://www.cabinfeverexpo.com/

22-24 January  The Woodworking Show

Eastern States Exposition,  W. Springfield MA

http://www.thewoodworkingshows.com/webapp-shows/new-england

30-31 January Amherst Railway Society Railroad Hobby Show

http://www.railroadhobbyshow.com/#

Show flyer HERE

The Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds                   
1305 Memorial Avenue
West Springfield MA. 01089

GPS Coordinates, use the following info: 875 Memorial Avenue, West Springfield, MA

February 2016

5-7 February 2016  Model T Ford Snowmobile Club 17th Annual Meet is CANCELLED due to lack of snow

20 February  20th annual NEMES Model Engineering Show  10:00-4:00 at the Charles River Museum of Industry, 

Waltham MA.   

28 February  Worcester Model Railroaders Show and Sale    Show flyer HERE

 

March 2016

13 March   RAILFAIR 2016 Model Railroad Show and Open House @  Ayer/Shirley Regional Middle School 1 Hospital Road, Shirley MA

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  WWW.NVRRA.COM     Show Flyer Here 

 

April 2016

 3 April  Spring Training Model RR Show   Show flyer HERE

 10 April  New England O Scale Train Show  Show flyer HERE

 9 April  Robot Block Party in Providence RI

 11 am - 4 pm at the Pizzitola Center, Brown University

 235 Hope St. Box 1932   Providence, RI 02912     Contact mary.johnson@risf.net  for information

  16 April  Haul of Fame At Handcraft Swap Meet and Sale. 
  Off RT 395 at exit 87 11/2 miles outh of McDonalds on RT. 12. at Handcraft Norwich / Plainfield Rd. Plainfield, CT

 April 24  42nd Annual Belltown Gas & Steam Engine Show & Flea Market
Fireman's Field on Route 16 by the Salmon River, East Hampton CT

Contact: Peter Christianson,  PO Box 211, East Hampton, CT 06424     860-267-8394     email: belitowncarclub@gmaiLcom      www.belltownantiquecarclub.org
 30 April  Cape Cod Mini Maker Faire
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM @ Mashpee High School , 500 Old Barnstable Rd, Mashpee, MA
More information can be found at capecodmakerfaire.com
30 April  12th Annual CAMA Spring Power- Up     Route 7 north of Kent village.  
 http://www.ctamachinery.com/2014-spring-power-up.html
 

May 2016

 May 1  New Hampshire Power of the Past Collectors Dunstable Show
 Dunstable MA
 Rts 3 and 113, 1 mile west on Rt. 113 follow signs
 Contact: David Beard  Nl4 South Mammoth Rd., Manchester NH 03109;   603-623-2217

 1 May  ATCA Western Mass Chapter 12th Annual Antique Truck Show  8:00 to 3:00

 Yankee Candle Corporate Headquarters
 Yankee Candle Way (off routes 5 & 10)
 South Deerfield MA

 May 7-8   Zagray Farm Museum Spring Gas-Up and Swap Meet      544 Amston Rd., Rt. 85  Colchester CT
 
 Contact: Arthur Chester, 180 S. Plumb Rd., Middletown, CT 06457     860-982-5158
 email: artc@cmtelephone.com      www.zagrayfarmmuseum.org  
May 14   Scantic Valley Antique Engine Club 39th Annual Antique Engine, Tractor and Machinery Show 
	 	 
Tolland County Agricultural Center, 24 Hyde Ave. (Rt. 30). Vernon    From I84 exit 67 toward intersection of Rts. 30 and 31, 150 yards east on Rt. 30 toward Tolland. 
Contact: Joe Perko Jr., 168 Monson  Rd., Stafford Springs, CT 06076     860-558-3043; 
email: tiredironcoliector@hotmaiLcom      www.svaec.com 
 May 15   Hillside Tractor Ride 
 Cummington MA   RT 9 to Fairgrounds Road to Cummington Fairgrounds
Contact: Francis Judd, 145 Berkshire Trail  West Goshen, MA 01032; 413-268-3264
email: gdjuddandsonsll@verizon.net
  May 21  Bob Wallace Steam Engine Show 
  157 Old Rt. 109  Moultonborough 
. Contact: Bob Wallace,  PO Box 393, MOultonborough, NH 03254; 603-476-5685; 
  www.granitestategasandsteamengineassociation.com  

 28 and 29 May   40th annual Bernardston Gas Engine Show and Giant Flea Market

 Bernardston, MA  Exit 28 off I-91  and turn right

  Contact: Vickie Ovitt   PO Box 542, Bernardston, MA 01337   413-834-0103
  email:   whoir3@yahoo.com
  http://www.unitedchurchofbernardston.org/ 

 

June  

  June 3rd 4th and 5th  Brooklyn Agricultural Days
  Tractors, Engines & Swap Meet. Tractor Pulls On both days
  Rt.169 Brooklyn Fairgrounds  Brooklyn, CT
  BROOKLYNFAIR AG DAY
  4 June   Cranberry Flywheelers Club Spring Show
  Plymouth Airport,  Plymouth, MA
  Cranberry Flywheelers
  June 4th   Tractor show, with anything that is farm related welcome
  The future site of Presby Transportation Museum
  143 Airport Road Whitefield, NH     Presby Transportation Museum
  June 4th and 5th  Whately Engine Museum Show Steam, Gas, Hot Air, Diesel, Farm, Oil Field and Mill Engines
  33 Christian Lane  Whately, Mass

  June 5  Ocean State Vintage Haulers Truck Show 

  War Memorial Park in Johnston RI  Route 6A in Johnston RI

  June 5   CT MG Club 29th Annual British by the Sea Show

 Harkness Memorial State Park in Waterford CT  275 Great Neck Road Waterford, CT 

 http://www.ctmgclub.com/BBtS.html     MGTDANNIE@gmail.com MGTD52@COMCAST.NET or 1-860-693-4249

  June 3-5  The Granite State Spring Gas and Steam Engine Show 
   Hillsborough County Youth Center Fairgrounds on Rt. 13 N,   New Boston NH
  Contact: Andy Mackey, 603-878-2845,  Brian Barden, 603-563-8006 or  Richard Keegan, 603-899-5285
  www.granitestategasandsteamengineassociation.com  
 
  June 11   Maine Antique Power Assn. 43rd Annual Show 
 	
Skowhegan State Fairgrounds, St. Rt. 201, Madison Ave., use Beech Street or main gate at Walmart entrance. 
Contact: Joe Kelley, 207-862-2074     email: wildirishman52@gmail.com       www.maineantiquepower.org  
  

  11 June ATCA Connecticut Yankee Chapter 16th Annual Truck Show

  Bethlehem Fairgrounds,  Rt 61  Bethlehem CT

  11 June 2016  39th Anniversary Fire Apparatus Parade, Show and Firematic Flea Market   

  Time: 10:00 - 2:00   Location: Edgewater Park, 400 Audubon Road, Wakefield, MA  Exit 42 off 128 ponsor: 

  The Massachusetts Antique Fire Apparatus Association Inc.

  Details: The Massachusetts Antique Fire Apparatus Association Inc. invites you to our 39th Anniversary Fire Apparatus Parade, Show and Firematic Flea Market, Kid Friendly Free event.      To Register:        massmafaa.com or www.lffra.org

  June 12th  NEATTA Summer Show
  Francis Farm right off of Rt 118, On County Street, 27 Francis Farm Road
  Rehoboth MA
  The New England Antique Tractor and Truck Association
June 12     3rd Annual Spring Tractor Show and Farm Open House  Roxbury, CT   
 1-84 exit 15. North on Rt. 67 to Roxbury, right on 317, left on Painter Hill Road to Toplands Farm at the top of the hill.Contact: Dudley Diebold  or Nikki Hine, 102 Painter Hill Rd.,  xbury, CT 06783; 860-354-0649; 
email: ddlivinghistory@aoLcom      www.toplandsfarm.com   
email: george .. randaIl3@comcast.net
  June 12  Charter Day Antique Tractor Pull and Show 
  Granby  MA     Feature: Garden tractor pulling. 
  Dufresne Recreation Area, off Rt. 202, 
  Taylor Street entrance. Registration at 9 am. 
  Contact: George Randall, 52 Taylor St., Granby, MA 01033;   413-530-5218 . 
  email: george.randaIl3@comcast.net 
  June 17-18 Vermont Gas and Steam Engine Assn. Brownington Show 
  Brownington VT
 Old Stone House Museum, 109 Old Stone House Rd.
 Contact: Bill Thorneloe, 707 Church St., Marbleton,  QC Canada JOB 2LO; 819-887-6837; 
 email: bkthorne3@gmail.com      www.vermontgasandsteam.com
 June 26, 2016  ATHS Truck Show   Sun, , 9am – 3pm
 Where Brooklyn Fairgrounds, 15 Fairgrounds Rd, Brooklyn, CT 06234, United States (map)
 
  June 25-26  40th Annual Central Massachusetts Steam Gas & Machinery Association Yankee Engine-uity Show 
  80 Airport St  Orange MA
  Feature: Massey-Harris tractors and  Sandwich engines
  Contact: Stephen Upham, PO Box 32, Orange, MA  01364    413-768-8832
  email: info@cmsgma:com       www.cmsgma.com   

 

July

 July 9 & 10   Long Island Antique Power Association Show Grounds
 6000 Sound Avenue. Antique, classic & working truck show held in conjunction with the Long Island Antique Power Association's 24th 
 Annual Antique Engine Run & Antique Farm Tractor Show and Pull.   
Contact Name:  Denis Ryan 
Contact Phone:(631) 821-4845
Contact Email: gmcwatertruck@aol.com   www.athsli.com 

 7-10 July  Tuckahoe Steam & Gas Association Show

  Easton MD       Show flyers part and

  July 16-17·  Zag ray Farm Museum Summer Show  544 Amston Rd., Rt. 85  Colchester CT
  Contact: Arthur Chester, 180 S. Plumb Rd., Middletown, CT 06457      860-982-5158
  email: artc@cmtelephone.com      www.zagrayfarmmuseum.org    
  July 23  CAMA Engine Only Show
  Route 7 north of Kent village.  CT
 http://www.ctamachinery.com/
    July 29-31   21st Annual Eliot Antique Tractor and Engine Show 
  Feature: Silver King tractors; Domestic  sideshaft engines. 
  5 miles from 1-95 and the NHIME border. Take (Rt. 103) State Road. 1/4 mile on the right.
 Contact: Lisa or Tom Raitt, 2077 State Rd., Eliot, ME 03903    207-748-3303 
 email: info@raittfarmmuseum.org        www.raittfarmmuseum.org  
 

 

 

August

 

 
  August 5, 6 & 7  2016  Mark Gluck's Farm  Plainfield CT
The show is the Northeast Rockbusters diggin' and dozzin' in the past show. The show features shovels, cranes, bulldozers, loaders,trucks, and anything else that might
 move dirt.
 Contact: Mark Gluck      Phone: 860-608-6013
 Mark Gluck's Farm,    159 Packerville RD   Plainfield CT 
6 August  ATHS Green Mountain Chapter Truck Show
Location: Westminster, VT       Antique Truck Show at Bellows Falls Union High School.

Contact Name: Roger Martin
Contact Phone: 802-439-5797
Contact Email: mackltl52@yahoo.com 
  Aug. 6-7    Vermont Gas and Steam Engine Assn. Quechee Gorge Village Show 
  U.S. Rt. 4. Quechee VT
  Contact: Doug Lunna,    2391 Music Mtn Rd., Stockbridge, VT   05772      802-234-9177
  email: musicmtexcavator@gmail.com         www.vermontgasandsteam.com
   Aug 13-14  37th Annual Straw Hollow Engine Works Show 	
 Pine Ridge Farm, Cross St., off Rt. 70 Boylston, MA
 Contact: Daniel Moore, 125 linden St.,    Boylston, MA 01505; 508-869-2722.  
  Aug. 13-14    New England Power of the Red  
   
  Feature: International tractors, trucks and engines. 
  Rt. 101, west at mile marker 11
  Contact: Matthew Petz, 68 M; III"   Nashua, NH 03063; 603-49;1:\11~ 
  email: rnatthewpetz@yahoo.com         www.ihcne18.com  
Aug. 20-21·  Antique Marine Engine Expo 
	 	
75 Greenmanville Ave. Mystic CT  (1-95 exit 90,  south on CT Rt. 27 to Mystic Seaport. )
Contact: Scott Noseworthy, Mystic Seaport Museum, PO Box 6000,  Mystic, CT 06355;  860-572-5343; 
 Aug 21, 2016 Granite State Truck Show
 Please note: the 2016 Granite State Chapter ATCA Old Truck Meet has moved again.  
 It will be held in Deering, NH at the Feather Airport, off Rte 202 on Old Concord Rd. NO DOGS--7am to 3pm. Registration $5.00. 
More info available,call Don Smith, President at 603-664-9761

Contact: George Smith  Phone: 603-664-9761
Location Details  Feather Airport  Old Concord Road  Deering NH 
  Aug. 26-28  Northeast Two-Cylinder Club Classic Tractor Show 
   New Boston, NH
  Contact: Dana Ramspott, 11 Lower Main St., Sunapee, NH         603-763-9481
  email: rspot@comcast.ne        www.twocylinderclub.org 
 Aug. 27-28    23rd Annual Show  Connecticut River Antique Collectors Klub (CRACK) 
 Ely VT  Rt. 5 exit 14, 2-1/2 miles south of Fairlee  
 Contact: Ruth Driscoll, 2584    Rt. 5 S., Ely, VT 05045; 802-333-3243; 
 email: vtantiquecollector@myfairpoint.net  

 

 September

  Sept. 2-3  Vermont Gas and Steam Engine Assn. Stockbridge Show 
	 	
  Intersection of Rts. 100 and 107
 Contact: Gary Howe, 1 Mountain Ave     Randolph, VT 05060      802-728-9350
 email: gary05060@gmail.com        www.vermontgasandsteam.colil 
September 9th 10th and 11th  (The Legendary Dublin) Dublin Gas Engine Meet’s 45th Year!
 Rt. 101 (1/2 mile east of Carr’s Store)   Dublin Gas Engine Meet
  Sep 11, 2016      Yankee Yesteryear Car Show
  Brooklyn Faiground   Brooklyn, CT, USA     Route 169 south of Route 6
  Sept 17-18 Tobacco Valley Flywheelers Gas and Steam Engine Club 36th  Annual Show 
  Haddam Meadows State Park, Rt. 154.   Haddam CT
  Contact: Russ Bengtson, 646 Bear Hill Rd., Middletown, CT 06457;   860-347-5774    www.oldengine.org/members/tvf    
  Sept. 24   Vermont Gas and Steam Engine Assn. East Burke Show 
   East Burke  Off the Belden Hill Road by  Dishmill Forrest Products 
  Contact: Jack Manning,  63 Sandhill Rd.,  Bethel, VT  05032      802-234-9170
  email: glasswaresandy@aol.cin       http://www.vermontgasandsteam.com/
 September 23, 24, 25,  2016  CAMA Fall Festival

 HOURS:  10:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day for spectators.

 ADDRESS:  CAMA museum grounds, 31 Kent-Cornwall Rd. (Rt. 7), Kent, CT 

 
 

 

October 
Oct 1-2· Zag ray Farm Museum Fall Festival and Swap Meet 
44 Amston Rd., Rt. 85  Colchester CT
Contact: Arthur Chester, 180 S. Plumb Rd., Middletown, CT 06457      860-982-5158
email: artc@cmtelephone.com      www.zagrayfarmmuseum.org    
Oct 10-11  Swamp Yankee Days @ Washington County Fairground in Richmond RI
 
November
December

3 & 4 December  N.E. Model Train Expo  Show flyer HERE and HERE

 

To add an event, please send a brief description, time, place and a contact person to call for further information to Errol Groff at  errol.groff@snet.net

Directions and Maps Section

Directions to Straw Hollow Show                    Directions to Dublin NH

Directions to Mystic Seaport                           Directions to Lee's Mills NH               

Directions to Waushakum L.S.                        Directions to N.E. Wireless and Steam Museum 

Directions to CAMA

    

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