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:  2015 update posted on 15 March 2014  American Truck Historical Society   Antique Truck Club of America

 Pre order your Ogden Publications FARM COLLECTOR SHOW DIRECTORY 2015

2014 Straw Hollow Engine Show Calendar  

This list is still being updated as of 26 February 2015


January 2015

February 2015

March 2015

April 2015 

May 2015 



September 11-20, 2015 Lee Mills Steamboat Meet

Please note date correction above.  Thank you David Thorpe for sending along the correct dates!

Moultonborough NH

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:

David Thompson   PO Box 175, Moultonboro NH 03254   (603) 476-2224


9-18 September John W. Brown visit to New London CT

Cancelled, Cancelled Cancelled!!!

For reasons unknown the visit of the John W. Brown was cancelled.  I was just now (1 September) able to speak to a representative of the hosting group and he confirms that the visit will not take place.


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:

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 -

September 12 and 13 Rhode Island Military Vehicle, Antique Truck and Tractor Show North Kingstown, RI.

Step. 19th and 20th  Greenfield Harness and Drawbar Club 

791 Forest Road   Greenfield, NH

Info contact is Mel Rossi 603-547-3351  or Pete Wells  603-924-8417

Sept. 19-20   35th Annual Show Tobacco Valley Flywheelers Gas and Steam Engine Club

Haddam CT Haddam Meadows State Park, Rt. 154.

Contact: Russ Bengtson, 646 Bear Hill Rd., Middletown, CT 06457; B60-347-5774


September 20, Norwich (CT) Auto Show

8:00am - 3:30pm (Optimal Viewing Time after 10am)

Dodd Stadium, 14 Stott Ave. Norwich, CT

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


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; 
   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
 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; 

 October 4 Railfan III   Hoosic Tunnel 

 Show Flyer HERE

  October 11  ATHS Pioneer Valley Chapter truck show 

 Westfield, MA

  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

October 24  American Precision Museum’s Model Engineering Show & Maker Space

Model Engineers, Kids Engineering Activities, Maker Space, Presentations and Demonstrations.

$10.00 adults; $5.00 students

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Windsor, VT


December 2015

 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.

 Waltham, MA

 December 6 & 7     New England Model Train Expo

Royal Plaza Train Center     181 Boston Post Road West

Marlborough MA

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




To add an event, please send a brief description, time, place and a contact person to call for further information to Errol Groff at

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Directions to Mystic Seaport                           Directions to Lee's Mills NH               

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

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