2017 Maine Car Show Calendar

A drone’s-eye-view of our 2015 show at Portland Motor Club

WE ARE IN THE PROCESS OF UPDATING IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER, SO SOME OF THIS CALENDAR IS CURRENT FOR 2017; SOME OF IT IS STILL 2016. SHOULD BE COMPLETE BY APRIL 21.

Please send all updates, corrections, additions, deletions and suggestions to info@portlandmotorclub.com. We are trying to have a very comprehensive list with accurate times, dates, details and contact information. Please help us to keep making this better — a clean list is a happy list!

Hey — we’d love a photo from your car show and we can put something in near your listing. Send it to info@portlandmotorclub.com please.

PLEASE NOTE: There are a handful of listings that we have not been able to update from 2015. They are mixed into the list with a “(2015)” before them. If you can help update these listings, please send an email to info@portlandmotorclub.com or call Kal at 207-233-9970. Thanks everyone!

MAY 2017

Saturday, May 6 :: Wells 8th Annual Car Show
At Messiah Christian Church, 2700 Post Road in WELLS. 9AM-2PM.
$10 Entry fee to Show (driver+1 passenger), $5 general admission; registration from 8-11am, voting ends at 11; 60 awards in 18 categories; proceeds to benefit Community Outreach Projects.
Great Music, Entertainment & Food for breakfast and lunch!
FMI: 207-985-9287; pastordan@messiahchristianchurch.org

Saturday, May 6 :: Kennebunk May Day Car Parade (only)
Line up at 12:30PM on Water Street in KENNEBUNK. Parade at 1PM.
FMI: Jack & Mary Bates @ 207-985-4300; grandfather112002@yahoo.com

Sunday, May 7 :: 16th Annual “Cruisin’ to Graduation” MVHS Car Show
Medomak Valley High School, 320 Manktown Road, WALDOBORO; 10AM-3PM.$5 reg. @ 8AM. Gate opens 10AM; $5 for spectators, $3 for students, children under 5 FREE.
Dash Plaques, 30 trophy classes; 4 bike classes, 5 Judged classes,Best Of Show, People’s Choice.
Student food booths with breakfast & lunch items, lobster rolls, ice cream,baked goods, etc. Door prizes, crafters, vendors,music, private collectors on site
Event benefits Medomak Valley HS Project Graduation fund for all classes.
FMI: Sue Simmons @ 207-691-8402; mvhscruisintograduation@gmail.com; sites.google.com/a/msad40.org/cruisintograduation

Sunday, May 7 :: Motor Menders Annual Spring Swap Meet
At Topsham Fairgrounds in TOPSHAM, 54 Elm Street. 6AM-1PM. Rain date: May 7.
Car, truck and bike parts swap meet; vendor spaces available for $25; spectators, $5 ea.; children under 15 FREE w/adult; vendor entry at 5am; some indoor spaces available in case of rain; benefits the Motor Mendors.
FMI: Leon Brillant @ 207-798-0892; marilyn.sandelin@gmail.com; www.topshamfair.net

Sunday, May 7 :: Bentley’s First Car Show of the season
Bentley’s Saloon, 1601 Portland Rd., ARUNDEL. 11AM-3PM.
FMI: 207-985-8966; info@bentleyssaloon.com; www.BentleysSaloon.com

Saturday, May 13 :: 2nd Annual Jeep Ride & Show
Show & lunch 12PM at Darling’s Auto Mall at 16 Kingsland Crossing in ELLSWORTH. 2:30PM ride leaves Darlings for scenic trip around Mount Desert Island area. Rain or shine.
FMI: carshow@darlings.comwww.darlingcarshow.comwww.facebook.com/events/127914797622848/

Thursday, May 18 :: Demo Day at Seal Cove
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 10-3PM.
On the third Thursday of each month, one of the vehicles in the museum’s collection will be fired up and demonstrated, or an invited guest will share their own automotive technology. Information and discussion about the vehicle or technology will be presented. Rides in antique autos, weather permitting.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.orgwww.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Getting under the hood, or is it the bonnet?

Getting under the hood, or is it the bonnet?

Sunday, May 21 :: 38th Annual Bonny Eagle Car Show
Bonny Eagle High School, Rte 35 & 22, BUXTON. 8AM-3PM. Rain or shine.
Car registration 7-10am (enter as early as 6am); $5 general admission fee for spectators; children under 12, FREE.
$10 entrance fee for 1 vehicle and 1 person; proceeds to benefit Bonny Eagle Athletic Programs
FMI:  www.bonnyeaglecarshow.com

Saturday, May 20 :: 9th Annual “Casual” Cruise-In Car Show & Yard Sale
Maine Region 10 Technical School, 68 Church Rd., BRUNSWICK. 9AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
Tables available for vendors. FREE admission. Food, raffles, Best-of-Show certificates?
Supports SkillsUSA Student Leadership Organization.
FMI: Susie @ 207-729-6622, ext. 210; taylor@r10tech.org

Saturday, May 6 :: 5th Annual Moody’s Collision Centers Benefit Car Show
Moody’s Collision at 789 Main Street in LEWISTON. 8AM-2PM.
All types of cars & trucks invited to register. Awards at 1:30. Donations welcomed. Bake sale. Pinky D’s Food Truck and more.
All proceeds go to KidsPeace.
FMI: Sherry Lavoie @ 207-344-2500; sherry@moodyscollision.com

Moody's Lewiston Show

Moody’s Lewiston Show

Friday, May 27 :: 11th Annual Livermore Falls History Night and Cruise-In
Downtown LIVERMORE FALLS. 4–8PM.
Classic cars, trucks, motorcycles, tractors welcome. Admission is FREE; food, vendors, live music, tractor rides & historical display.
FMI: Kenny Jacques @ 207-779-0367; ken@ski-depot.com

Thursday, May 26 :: 5th Annual Mexico Firemen’s Relief Assn. Cruise-In Car Show
Mexico Town Hall, Route 2 in MEXICO. Rain date: May 27. 5-8pm
BBQ provided by the Mexico Fire Fighters Relief Assn.; door prizes, socializing, food, music & MORE!
Assn. Plaques for the first 100 cars and trucks; DJ Dan Richards spinning the “Golden Oldies”.
FMI: Tim Pingree @ 207-562-7267; pingree.timothy@jdirving.com

Saturday, May 28 :: Maine NSRA 2016 Appreciation Day #1
Eliot Commons @ 236 Route 236 in ELIOT. 4PM-dark.
Part of Kruise Knights Monthly Cruise-in event.
NSRA safety inspections will be available by Frank Barron and the Maine Safety Team.
FMI: Frank @ 207-784-2510; nrsamesafety@live.com; NSRA Maine State Rep Ducky Duckworth @ 207-457-1093; ducks32@yahoo.com

Saturday, May 28 :: Bangor VFW Car Show
Coleland Transportation Museum @ 405 Perry Road in BANGOR. 9AM
FMI: 207-990-3600; www.colemuseum.org

Monday, May 30 :: Gray Memorial Day Parade
Classic car owners are invited to join the Memorial Day Parade in GRAY with line-up starting at 10:30AM at the American Legion on 15 Lewiston Road. Classics, military vehicles, vintage cars — something for the crowd to enjoy. Ends at American Legion in Gray with a ceremony and food & drinks to follow.
FMI: Jason Hall @ 207-522-5471 or jason.t.hall@maine.gov

JUNE 2017

Wednesday, June 7 :: Bentley’s All Eras Race Car Show (rain date: June 8)
Bentley’s Saloon, 1601 Portland Rd., ARUNDEL. 4-7PM. Come early if you’re showing a car. Racecarapalooza!?!
FMI: 207-985-8966; info@bentleyssaloon.com; www.BentleysSaloon.com

Friday-Sunday, Jun 2-4 :: Vettes of Coastal Maine40th Anniversary Celebration & Bar Harbor Tour 
This is an ALL Corvette event and pre-registration is required by May 1st. Register here.
Sesnsational 70s theme for their 40th anniversary! Accommodations at Wonderview Inn or Bluenose Inn, BAR HARBOR
FMI: Debbie Shepard @ 207-594-9023; shepardinmaine@gmail.com; www.vettesofcoastalmaine.org

(2016 info) Saturday, June 4 :: Cruisin’ for a Cure Car Show to Benefit Maine Children’s Cancer Program
Presented by New Dimension Federal Credit Union at Faith Evangelical Free Church in 250 Kennedy Memorial Drive in WATERVILLE. 10AM-2PM (reg. from 8AM). Rain or shine.
Many Classes to choose from. $10 entry fee all to benefit the Maine Children’s Cancer Program.
Steve Colella from FM 93.5 True Oldies live remote broadcast.
FMI: Tina Morrill @ 207-872-2771; cdavis@newdimensionsfcu.com; www.newdimensionsfcu.com

(2016 info) Saturday, June 4 :: LACO Food Pantry Benefit Car Show
Shiloh Chapel @ 12 Beulah Lane (off RTE 125) in DURHAM. Rain or shine.
Cars, trucks & motorcycles. Reg 8-11AM; $7 per car (driver & 1 passenger); $2pp entry fee. Voting ends @ 12:30PM; Awards @ 2PM. 27 classes & Best in Show.
Hosted by Yankee Cruisers Car Club. Crafters welcome @ $15/space.
FMI: Archie @ 207-312-1587; www.ShilohChapelMaine.org

(206 info) Saturday, June 4 :: 8th Annual Maine Motorsports Day
Reynold’s Motorsports @ 702 Narragansett Trail in BUXTON. 10AM-4PM.
Drag cars, muscle cars, vintage race cars, rat rods, mobile museum.
FREE food. FREE entry. Live music.
FMI: www.reynoldsmotorsports.com; www.facebook.com/Reynolds-Motorsports-280544875810

Saturday, June 10 :: 8th Annual Coastal Mustang Cruise, Show & Track Day
Darlings Ford, 403 Hogan Road in BANGOR with a cruise to Winterport Dragway in Winterport
Meet & greet between 8 and 9:30AM; cruise to Winterport Dragway. 12:15-7PM: judged car show, shootout/burnout competition, barrel race!  Schedule to be announced.
There is no cost for the cruise, but pre-registration is requested. Pre-registration available late March at www.darlingscarshow.com.  All activities at Winterport Dragway will be subject to a $12 admission. Entrants wishing to participate in the shootout competition will be subject to a $10 tech card fee. Darling’s Ford will pay for the Tech Cards for the first 50 pre-registrants!
FMI: carshow@darlings.com; www.darlingscarshow.com; www.facebook.com/events/691296290978686

Saturday & Sunday, June 3 & 4 :: All-American & Muscle Car Show
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 9AM-3PM.
A showcase of American automotive design at its best! This event highlights the style and power of American automobiles beginning in the early 20th Century and extending through the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and beyond. In honor of the 50th production year of the Chevrolet Camaro, Camaros of all vintages will be admitted free. Pre-1997 vehicles and all organized automobile clubs welcomed to exhibit with one guest free.
Antique aeronautical show, kids activities, Model-T rides, other antiques.
Event admission is $18 for adults. Children under 18, as well as retired and active duty Military, are admitted free every day. Concessions will be available for purchase throughout the event. Gates open to visitors at 9 am
FMI: 207-594-4418; info@ohtm.org; www.OwlsHead.org

Sunday, June 4 :: Lake Region High School Vocational Center 5th Annual Benefit Car Show
Lake Region High School on Route 302 (1879 Roosevelt Trail) in NAPLES. 8AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
Registration 8—10AM. Voting until 12:30 pm. Awards at 1:30PM. Registration Fee for show vehicle, driver & 1 passenger— $10.
Pre-Register online at www.lakeregion.mainecte.org. $5 spectator fee; free for 12 and under. Breakfast & lunch available.
FMI: Steve Christy @ 207-693-3864; steve.christy@lakeregionschools.org; www.lakeregion.mainecte.org

(2016 info) Sunday, June 5 :: 8th Annual British and European Vintage Car Show
in front of post office in CAMDEN; 1-4PM.
All foreign sports and touring cars are invited w/ different class awards
Hosted by Mid-Maine Sports Car Club (MMSCC)
FMI: MUST PRE-REGISTER online: www.mmscc.com; Tom Latta: talatta@roadrunner.com

(2016 info) Sunday, June 5 :: Town of Berwick Anniversary Car Show
Sullivan Square in BERWICK; 8AM-2PM. Rain date: June 12.
Hosted by the American Legion Post 79
FMI: Andy Buckman @ 207-698-1427 or 603-767-2420; jabuck194@comcast.net; www.berwickmaine.org

Friday-Sunday, June 9-11 :: 14th Annual Back to the Beach Corvette Weekend
New home base at The Clambake Restaurant at 385 Pine Point Road in SCARBOROUGH.
See website for details.
Proceeds to support the Chip Miller Charitable Foundation (www.chipmiller.com) and Vettes to Vets.
FMI: Ralph @ 508-335-0992 or Sandie @ 508-335-5056; ralphsandie@back2thebeach.netwww.back2thebeach.net

Saturday, June 10 :: Cars and Coffee
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 9am-12pm.
An opportunity for proud drivers to show off their own special cars, and all auto enthusiasts to congregate to kick tires, peer under hoods, and enjoy coffee with their fellow car-lovers. All are welcome, with or without their own antique or vintage automobile. There will be autos of all sorts, something for everyone to enjoy and admire! Second Saturday of each month.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.orgwww.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

(2016 info) Saturday, June 11 :: Furniture Superstore Car Hop 2016
Furniture Superstore @ 83 Lisbon Street/Route 196 in LISBON. 6-9PM
T-shirts & dash plaques to first 50 cars. Pinky D’s Poutine Truck and WQRY Radio broadcasting live. FMI: Jessy B @ 353-3130 or furnituregirl@furnituresuperstore.biz; www.furnituresuperstoreonline.com

Thursday, June 15 :: Demo Day at Seal Cove: Hidden Gems of the Collection
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 10AM-3PM.
As a part of its June, July, August, and September Demonstration Days, the Seal Cove Auto Museum will be offering a series of curator led discussions featuring four “Hidden Gems of the Collection.” Highlighted vehicles will include the 1911 American Underslung, the 1908 Stanley Model K Semi-Racer, the 1910 Stoddard Dayton, and the 1905 Pierce Great Arrow. Visitors will learn about the car’s manufacturer, provenance, and mechanical features during these up-close, photo-friendly events. Talks will be scheduled for 11:00 AM, 2:00 PM, and 4:00 PM on each day. Rides in antique autos will be offered, weather permitting.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.org; www.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Friday-Sunday, June 16-18 :: Bayley’s 16th Annual Car Show
At Bayley’s Camping Resort; 275 Pine Point Road in SCARBOROUGH. 11AM-3:30PM; reg @ 10AM. Rain or shine.
Over 20 classes of cars and trucks (subject to change); trophies in all classes; 50/50 to benefit the scholarship fund; no registration fee; door prize raffle for entries.
FMI: John Wallace @ 207-557-4256; johnboy.wallace@yahoo.com; www.bayleysresort.com

Saturday, June 17 :: Bentley’s Saloon 2017 Miss Pin Up Contest
Bentley’s Saloon, 1601 Portland Rd., ARUNDEL.
Girls (women) pose on Bentley’s Servi Car and could win $1000 from Coor’s Light sponsor plus have your picture on Bentley’s T-shirt and more prizes. Professional photographers on site.
FMI: 207-985-8966; info@bentleyssaloon.com; www.BentleysSaloon.com

(2016 info) Saturday, June 18 :: Cape Elizabeth Family Fun Day parade
Family Fun Day is a day-long festival with food, games, music and more. Parade participants begin lining up on Cottage Farm Road (near the Cookie Jar Bakery) at 9:15AM. Parade begins at 10AM and travels up Shore Road to Fort William Park in CAPE ELIZABETH. Awards for Parade participants are announced at the Opening Ceremony at 11AM. Fun all day and fireworks at 9PM!!! Rain Date: June 19
FMI: Karen Pride @ 207-232-2579

Saturday, June 17 :: Jimmy Jordan Memorial Car Show
Winterport Dragway in WINTERPORT. Rain date: July 16 for car show & swap meet.
Drag Race & Swap Meet & Camp Out
FMI: Bob Reynolds @ 207-223-5592; www.winterportdragway.com

Saturday & Sunday, June 17 & 18 :: Foreign Auto Festival at Owls Head
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 9AM-3PM. Rain or shine.
Celebrate Father’s Day with a salute to the diverse world of foreign automobiles featuring hundreds of stunning vintage vehicles from around the world. Italian auto makers will be featured at the 2017 Foreign Auto Festival; Italian vehicles of any vintage and all pre-1997 vehicles are admitted free.
Antique aeronautical show, kids activities, Model-T rides, other antiques.
Event admission is $18 for adults. Children under 18, as well as retired and active duty Military, are admitted free every day. Concessions will be available for purchase throughout the event. Gates open to visitors at 9 am
FMI: 207-594-4418; info@ohtm.org; www.OwlsHead.org

Sunday, June 18 :: Knucklebusters’s Father’s Day Car Show Cruise-In
Hodgman’s Frozen Custard @ 1108 Lewiston Road/Route 100 in (Upper Village) NEW GLOUCESTER; 10AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
Frozen custard, DJ, 50/50, food, door prizes, and Red One Hot Wheels drag racing. Music & DJ by J.P. Classics
Donations accepted to benefit Safe Voices and Veterans organizations.
FMI: Dave Barrett @  207-782-7895 or 207-240-6794; daveathome@roadrunner.com

(2016 info) Friday-Sunday, June 24-26 :: 32nd Annual Rod & Kustom Kruisers Rod Run
Fryeburg Fairgrounds in FRYEBURG.
Hot rods & rock ‘n roll; DJ all weekend; on-site camping. Friday: ice cream run; burgers & dogs; after sunset: sky lantern memorial of rodder friends. Saturday: rod jousting, power fun, potluck supper & dance 7-11PM. NSRA inspections. Swap & flea market available.
FMI: Skip Douglass @ 207-754-9693; Don Rowe @ 207-346-6611

(2016 info) Saturday, June 25 :: 1st Annual All Mopar Car Show & Cruise: Celebrating 50 Years of the Dodge Charger!!!
Southern Maine Chrysler Dodge Jeep at 824 Route One/Portland Road in SACO. Car show starts as noon. At 2PM, we’ll take a scenic cruise to Kettle Cove Creamery in Cape Elizabeth. Event is rain or shine (we prefer shine).
We’ll be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Dodge Charger with several early Chargers on loan from dealership owner’s Mopar collection housed at Portland Motor Club which he founded in 2008. Show off your early- and late-model Mopars from the Belvedere to the Hellcat!
You can pre-register here; the first 30 will get dash plaques. Food and refreshments will be on hand.
The event is FREE but donations to the Ecology School at Ferry Beach are welcomed and appreciated. We can take checks or you can donate online right here: donate
FMI: 207-282-4101; www.southernmainecarshows.com; www.southernmainechryslerdodgejeep.com

Some of these early Mopars from Portland Motor Club will be on hand at the All Mopar Show at Southern Maine Chrysler Dodge Jeep

Some of these early Mopars from Portland Motor Club will be on hand at the All Mopar Show at Southern Maine Chrysler Dodge Jeep

Saturday, June 24 :: 15th Annual Togus Veterans Picnic
Veterans Hospital Recreation Facility in TOGUS. 10AM-2PM — concert to follow at 2PM.
Staging for cars and motorcycles at the Augusta Civic Center at 9AM. Departs promptly 9:30AM. Rain or shine.
Hot dogs & hamburgers provided by the Waterville Elks; J.P. Classics donated DJ services. Please bring your own chairs & pop up canopies.
Contact Jim Doherty to “adopt” a vet for the event at 207-623-5714.
FMI:Dave Barrett @ 207-240-6794; daveathome@roadrunner.com or Lee Patenaude @ 207-319-6954; pingg2lee@comcast.net

The heroes of Togus

The heroes of Togus

Saturday, June 24 :: Maine NSRA 2016 Appreciation Day #2
Poland Springs Resort @ 640 Maine Street (Route 26) in POLAND. Starts at 8AM.
Part of Poland Spring Heritage Day & Strawberry Festival & Car Show.
NSRA safety inspections will be available by Frank Barron and the Maine Safety Team.
FMI: Frank @ 207-784-2510; nrsamesafety@live.com; NSRA Maine State Rep Ducky Duckworth @ 207-457-1093; ducks32@yahoo.com

Saturday, June 24 :: 8th Annual Duane Clark Scholarship Fund Car Show
Windham High School, Route 202, WINDHAM. 7AM-2PM. Parade TBA. Rain or shine.
Reg. 7:30-9:45AM; trophies @ 2PM. Best-of & Special Duane Clark Cup Award chosen by Class of ’64!
Entry fee $7 to benefit the scholarship fund. Additional donations to Clark Fund appreciated.
In conjunction with Windham’s Summerfest. Hosted by Windham High School Class of 1964.
FMI: Stan & Cheryl Page @ 207-892-7389; cherylpage65@gmail.com

(2016 info) Saturday, June 25 :: 4th Annual “Rick’s Ride” Motorcycle & Hot Rod Poker Run
NORTH WINDHAM Veteran’s Center behind Windham Mall
Reg: 9AM; run: 10:30AM; back: 12:30PM. Rain or shine.
BBQ, music and fun afternoon; 50/50. Game rules & maps provided at check-in.
$20 per vehicle & driver; $5 per passenger. Prereg encouraged.
To benefit: The Rick Duncanson Memorial Scholarship Fund
FMI: www.rickduncansonmemorialscholarship.org or Facebook

Saturday, June 24 :: 6th Annual Hoods Car Club Maine Riot!!
Iron Tails Saloon, 559 Rte. 109 in ACTON. 11am-6pm. Rain or shine.
Northern New England’s only Kustom Culture, Hot Rod & Music Festival. Hot Rods, Customs, Lead Sleds, Beaters, and Bikes! Pin-up girls, vendors, food, beers and custom trophies.
Music from Miketon & The Nightblinders, Dressed for the Occasion, Swillbillie, The Outsiders PBR
Hosted by Hoods Car Club — hot road hooligans! Sick rides! Kustom Kulture! Booze!
FMI: Brian Desmond @ 802-578-0039; hoodsccmaine@hotmail.com; www.facebook.com/HoodsCarClubMaine

Sunday, June 26 :: 6th Annual Pete’s Run: Antique Auto & Hot Rod Cruise
Cruise from Mt. Ararat Middle School to show Gardiner Sportsmen’s Club, 154 Cobbossee Avenue, GARDINER where events begin at noon. Ends at 3PM.
“Meet & Greet” from 9-10 AM at Mt. Ararat Middle School; cruise to the Gardiner Sportsman’s Club with a lunch, raffle, auction and more. $7 donation. Proceeds benefit the Peter Groves Scholarship Fund supporting students interested in the automotive field. In loving memory of Peter E. Groves.
FMI: Felicia @ 207-751-3959 or Tim @ 207-615-5229 or nitro189@comcast.net or fortheloveofpete66@roadrunner.com — request a poster be emailed to you

Sunday, June 26 :: Harrison Lion’s Club Car Show
Crystal Lake Park, Route 17 in HARRISON; 8AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
$5 reg. fee for vehicle & driver; reg. at 8-11AM; voting 9AM-12PM; awards @ 2PM: 20+ classes & Best of Show award.
50/50; DJ & live music (Lake Regions Got Talent winner Christian Martin). Concessions. FREE to the public with donations gladly accepted. Proceeds for community programs
FMI: For Lions, Gene Cross @ 207-693-4051 or 207-776-0645; gmc@fairpoint.net

Sunday, June 26 :: Union Fairgrounds 1st Car Show
Union Fairgrounds (offs Routes 17 or 235 on Common Road) in UNION.
Reg 8-10AM w $10 fee; gates open 10AM $5 admission & kids under 12 FREE. Voting ends 1:30PM; winners @ 2:30PM.
FMI: Shirley @ 207-542-7469 or Henry @ 207-691-5658

Sunday, June 26 :: 6th Annual Piscataquis Cruise-In Car Event
Fairview Avenue ball field in DOVER-FOXCROFT. 8-30AM-2PM.
Auto swap meet, vendor tables ($25).
FMI: Charles Shaffer @ 207-564-4951; charles.shaffer@gmail.com

Sunday, June 26 :: New England’s Vintage Car Show & All Vehicle Extravaganza
Raitt Farm Museum, 2077 State Road, ELIOT. 9AM-3PM.
Vintage cars, good food, and barrel tractor rides! $5 per person, children 12 and under get in free. Plenty of free parking.
FMI: Don @ 603-859-7818; info@raittfarmmuseum.org; www.raittfarmmuseum.org/events/vintage-car-show.html

Sunday, June 26 :: 6th Annual Moosabec Summerfest Car Show
T.A. King & Son, 244 Main Street in JONESPORT. 10AM-1PM. Rain or shine.
Registration 8am-10am; $10 entry fee; trophies and prizes; food & drink available.
FMI: Mary Look @ 207-598-6240; ssmills@myfairpoint.net; Facebook: Moosabec Summerfest

Wednesday, June 29 :: Auto Wars Exhibit Celebration at Seal Cove
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 5-7PM.
Auto Wars: Then & Now — forever changing the nature of Mount Desert Island. The exhibit explores the impact of community decisions on the physical, cultural and economic landscape through a choose-your-own-adventure exhibit.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.org; www.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Seal Cove Museum displays

Seal Cove Museum displays

JULY 2016

Saturday, July 2 :: Kennebunk Parade/Car Show
Behind Garden Street Market in KENNEBUNK. 11AM-1PM.
Parade line up at 10:30 on Water Street. Car Show follows.
FMI: Jack & Mary Bates @ 207-985-4300; grandfather112002@yahoo.com

Saturday, July 2 :: Searsport Fire Department Craft Sale & Car Show
Fire Department in SEARSPORT. 9AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
Reg. @ 9AM-noon. Trophies in several classes. Fundraiser for fire department.
FMI: James Morton @ 207-242-5128; jmorton@gmail.com

Saturday, July 2 :: Antique Engine Meet at Boothbay Railway Village
Boothbay Railway Village, 586 Wiscasset Road in BOOTHBAY. 9:30AM-5PM.
Engine buffs and lovers of all things mechanical will enjoy this one day meet featuring operating early antique engines & tractors as well as displays and demonstrations of early mechanical devices. Co-sponsored by the Maine Antique Power Association
FMI: 207-633-4727; www.RailwayVillage.org

Sunday, July 3 :: Front Street Shuffle: Antique Car & Truck Show
Front Street in BATH • 9AM-2PM.
Part of Bath Heritage Days 2016. Over 125 antique cars line the nationally acclaimed Front Street.
FMI: 207-442-7291; www.visitbath.com

Monday, July 4 :: Bug Light Independence Day Classic Car Show. 11AM-2PM
At Bug Light Park by SMCC in SOUTH PORTLAND at Public boat ramp area on Madison Street by the water!. 11AM-2PM
Vintage and classic cars will be on display at the Fourth of July South Portland event. Activities include a fundraiser barbecue, a reading of the Declaration of Independence by “Benjamin Franklin” at noon, the Summer in Maine Auction, museum tours, old-fashioned games for kids, and kite flying.
FMI: Kathy DiPhilippo at South Portland Historical Society @ 207-767-7299; kathy@barrenhillbooks.com

Saturday, July 8 :: Cars and Coffee
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 9am-12pm.
An opportunity for proud drivers to show off their own special cars, and all auto enthusiasts to congregate to kick tires, peer under hoods, and enjoy coffee with their fellow car-lovers. All are welcome, with or without their own antique or vintage automobile. There will be autos of all sorts, something for everyone to enjoy and admire! Second Saturday of each month.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.orgwww.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Bug Light Independence Day Show

Bug Light Independence Day Show

Saturday, July 9 :: Sedgwick Fire Dept 15th Annual Car Show
Blue Hill Fairgrounds, Route 172, in BLUE HILL; 9AM-3PM. Rain or shine.
Registration starts @ 8AM. Trophies & Prizes in 17 categories, food, 50/50, raffle drawing.
Admission: $3 adults; $1 under 12.
FMI: Dick Doane @ 207-326-9140; njdoane@earthlink.net; www.sedgwickvfdcarshow.org

Saturday, July 9 :: Willowdale Golf Club Classic Car Event
Willowdale Golf Club, 52 Willowdale Road, SCARBOROUGH. 3-6PM.
Classic cars, food, drink, music & raffles.
FREE & open to the public.
FMI: 207-883-9351; www.willowdalegolf.com

Saturday & Sunday, July 9 & 10 :: Rod, Custom and Muscle Car Cruise-In Car Show at Owls Head
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 9AM-3PM.
Enjoy examples of one of the most iconic and exciting periods of automotive history. Air show as well. Exhibitor gate opens at 8AM. Exhibitor vehicles are prior to 1995 (free admission w/ one guest). $18 museum (and show) admission; under 18 and retired or active military are FREE.
FMI: 207-594-4418; info@ohtm.org; www.OwlsHead.org

Saturday & Sunday, July 9 & 10 :: National Street Rod Association Member Appreciation Days at Owls Head
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 10AM-1PM.
In association with the “Rod, Custom and Muscle Car Cruise-In” at Owls Head. Free to those bringing their Street Rod or Custom. Make sure to stop by the NSRA booth to get your annual membership pin! Safety inspections availably courtesy of MAine NSRA Safety Rep Frank Barron and his Safety Team.
FMI: Ducky Duckworth @ 207-457-1093; ducks32@yahoo.com; Frank Barron @ 207-784-2510; nsramesafety@live.com

Sunday, July 10 :: Moxie Car Show
Lisbon High School soccer fields in LISBON. 8AM-3PM — and it’s during Moxie Festival!!! (www.moxiefestival.com) 300 cars!
Music, unique trophies, food and, um, Moxie and probably food made with Moxie!
All proceeds benefit the Sunshine Hill Neighbors programs run by the Rec Dept.
FMI: Lisbon Rec. Dept. @ 207-353-2289; www.lisbonme.org/rec — for poster and classes and prices

Sunday, July 10 :: Ossipee Valley Fair Car Show
291 South Hiram Road in SOUTH HIRAM. 8AM-1PM.
$10 registration includes driver, one passenger and admission to the Fair (not rides); 3 trophies per class and Best of Show.
FMI: 207-329-8703; www.ossipeevalleyfair.com

(2015) Saturday, July 11 :: Dexter Saturday Night Car Show (cruise-in style)
Dexter Municipal Parking Lot in DEXTER. 5-9PM.
DJ plus live music, food & fun. $3 per car; $1 per walk-in to benefit Dexter Historical Society
FMI: Leonard Wallace @ 207-924-3459; wallace4261@roadrunner.com

Saturday, July 15 :: Wicked Pissah: Maine’s Tuner & Modified Vehicle Event
Oxford Dragway, Route 26 in OXFORD; 4PM-midnight
Tuner & modified-vehicle show; 1/8 mile drag racing; burn-out contest; 7 best-of awards; plus “Tuner Shootout” races. Buy-ins available for big cash prizes. All participants must wear a Snell 95 or newer helmet.
$15 (driver + 1 passenger); show/drag combo: $30; drag only: $30; spectator only: $5; childen under 12 free w paying adult
FMI: Look for Wicked Pissah event on Facebook

Saturday,  July 16 :: 38th Annual Founders’ Day & Classic Car Exhibit
Hamlin Memorial Library & Museum, 16 Hannibal Hamlin Drive in SOUTH PARIS. 9 AM – 5 PM rain or shine.
Car show: $10/adults, $2/children 12 & under. Free live music and craft show on Village Green. Lunch foods available. Event benefits library & museum.
FMI: 207-743-2980; hamlinstaff@hamlin.lib.me.us; www.hamlin.lib.me.us/founders_day.html; www.facebook.com/events/411659992364727/

Saturday, July 16 :: Clinton Lions Club Car Show
Clinton Fairgrounds on Route 100 in CLINTON; rain date: July 17
Gates open at 7am; voting ends @ noon; 3 large trophies/24 classes; trophies @ 1pm; $5 entry fee includes one passenger; $3 spectators fee; concessions and a 50/50. All proceeds go to Lions Club community programs.
FMI: Jay Galusha @ 207-426-3521; galushas339@gmail.com; www.clintonlionscarshow.com

The Caddy takes it at Clinton!

The Caddy takes it at Clinton!

Saturday,  July 16 :: Central Maine Defenders Bike & Car Show
Androscoggin Bank Colisee, 190 Birch Street in LEWISTON.
Big cash pries for best of car and bike show. Lobster bake & BBQ. PLUS Motor Booty Affair!!!
FMI: www.centralmaine.defenderslemc.org/content/freedom-rally-2016-carbike-show-concert-0

Saturday & Sunday,  July 16 & 17 :: 69th Maine Potato Blossom Festival/Car Parade (SAT) & Show (SUN)
Festivites in FORT FAIRFIELD. Line up at Fort Fairfield High School at 11AM for parade. Any/all vehicles. Parade 2 1PM. Antique tractor pulls at 3PM. Sunday car show 10AM-2PM w/ trophies at Riverside Park. Food, music, antique farming equipment display.
FMI: Tami @ 207-551-8166; www.potatoblossom.org

Saturday & Sunday, July 16 & 17 :: 52nd Annual Antique Auto Days
Boothbay Railway 2, 586 Wiscasset Road in BOOTHBAY. 9:30AM start; ends 2PM Sunday.
Featuring the Rails, Tails & Ales: Midcoast Craft Beer Festival on Saturday! New this year: Valve Cover Racing! Classic, vintage, antique, hot rods, muscle cars & more…all makes & models welcome! Special Jeep celebration of 75 years. Car show sponsored by the Maine Obsolete Auto League. $5 entry fee for non-members. All registered car owners enjoy FREE admission to the museum all weekend long including rides on the Museum’s steam train.
FMI: 207-633-4727; www.RailwayVillage.org

Sunday, July 17 :: Antique Car Night at the Sea Dogs
At Hadlock Field on 271 Park Street in PORTLAND.
Cars arrive 11AM; gates open @ 11:30AM; game at 1PM.
It’s game time… for your classic car!
FMI: Courtney Rague @ 207-874-9300; crague@seadogs.com

Wednesday, July 19 :: Bentley’s Antique Bike & Car Show
Bentley’s Saloon, 1601 Portland Rd., ARUNDEL. 4-7PM. Rain date: JUL 20
Antique cars 1956 & older; antique bikes 1984 & older. Discounted meals for all antique car & bike owners! Trophies & prizes.
FMI: 207-985-8966; info@bentleyssaloon.com; www.BentleysSaloon.com

Thursday, July 20 :: Demo Day at Seal Cove: Hidden Gems of the Collection
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 10AM-3PM.
As a part of its June, July, August, and September Demonstration Days, the Seal Cove Auto Museum will be offering a series of curator led discussions featuring four “Hidden Gems of the Collection.” Highlighted vehicles will include the 1911 American Underslung, the 1908 Stanley Model K Semi-Racer, the 1910 Stoddard Dayton, and the 1905 Pierce Great Arrow. Visitors will learn about the car’s manufacturer, provenance, and mechanical features during these up-close, photo-friendly events. Talks will be scheduled for 11:00 AM, 2:00 PM, and 4:00 PM on each day. Rides in antique autos will be offered, weather permitting.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.org; www.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Saturday, July 23 :: Bucksport Bay Festival’s Annual Car/Vintage Vehicle Show
Crosby’s Drive-In @ 30 Duck Cove Road in BUCKSPORT. Reg. @ 9AM; 2:30 awards. Music. Prizes. Fun. Food. Bathrooms.
FMI: Mike Valenoti @ 207-469-3640 or mikevalenoti@gmail.com

Saturday, July 23 :: 4th Annual Houlton International Wings & Wheels Fly-in/Cruise-in
At Houlton International Airport in HOULTON. Rain date: July 24
Featuring Jim Parker Air Shows and Vacationland Skydiving.
All vehicles and planes welcomed. Food, vendors, entertainment. Breakfast at 7AM
FMI: Jane Torres (at CofC) 207-532-4216 or 207-694-3414; director@greaterhoulton.com; www.houltonchamber.com

Saturday & Sunday, July 23 & 24 :: Truck, Tractor & Commercial Vehicle Meet at Owls Head
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 9AM-3PM. Rain or shine.
More than 250 antique pick-ups, delivery vans, tractor trailers, military vehicles, earth movers, engines & more. Kids activities. Model T rides. Air show. Gate opens at 8AM for exhibitors. Pre-1996 vehicle exhibitors get in FREE with one guest.
$18 museum (and show) admission; under 18 and retired or active military are FREE.
FMI: 207-594-4418; info@ohtm.org; www.OwlsHead.org

(2015) Saturday, July 25 :: Wells Rotary Classic Car Show Fundraiser
Wells Harbor Community Park, Harbor Road in WELLS. Noon-3PM
Free admission to public. Music, food, trophies.
$20 per car donation supports Wounded Warrior Fund of Maine.
FMI: Kathleen Thornton @ 207-337-0003; wellsrotarycarshow@yahoo.com

Friday & Saturday, July 29 & 30 :: Rods, Rides & Relics Exhibit & Show
Northern Maine Fair Forum Building at 84 Mechanic Street in PRESQUE ISLE.
Maine’s largest indoor car show!
FMI: Rick Guerrette @ 207-764-5177; www.northernmainefair.com

Friday-Sunday, July 29-31 :: Antique Tractor & Engine Show
Raitt Farm Museum, 2077 State Road in ELIOT.
Featuring International Harvester tractors & engines. All other makes welcome.
Admission is $7 per person, children 12 and under free. Plenty of free parking.
FMI: 207-748-3303; info@raittfarmmuseum.org; www.raittfarmmuseum.org/events/tractor–engine-show/

Saturday, July 30 :: 7th Annual Saco Spirit Main Street Car Show
Main Street in SACO. 8AM-1PM.
Open to all car & truck classes; Trophies; events & great food! Pre-register for a FREE event T-shirt. Registration is $5 & entry forms are avail. on the website.
FMI: 207-286-3548; sacomainstreet@gmail.com; www.sacospirit.com

Sunday, July 31 :: Gorham Lions Club 9th Annual Classic Car Show
Gorham High School, Morrill Avenue in GORHAM. 6:30AM-2PM.
Includes classic cars, trucks, motorcycles, antique tractors. $5 reg.
FMI: Jim @ 207-892-6543; Norman @ 207-839-6569; nwedge@maine.rr.com

Sunday, July 31 :: 13th Annual Mackworth Island Show & Shine
Governor Baxter School for the Deaf, just off Route One on beautiful Mackworth Island in FALMOUTH. 10AM-2PM.
8:30AM registration; charity event for the Maine Foundation of Deaf & Hard of Hearing Children; $10 entry fee; 13 trophy classes and all cars welcome; sponsored by the Falmouth Rotary Club & Downeast Region Porsche Club of America.
FMI: Jerry Giordano @ 781-4904; ggiordan@maine.rr.com

Sunday, July 31 :: Belgrade Fire & Rescue Association 10th Annual Car Show
Belgrade Central School off Route 27 in BELGRADE next to Hammond Lumber over tracks. 8AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
26 classes plus 4 Outstanding Detail and 1 Best in Show.
FMI: Dan Newman @ 207-458-1837; cmfp@roadrunner.com

Sunday, July 31 :: 2oth Annual Bikini Car Wash and Show & Shine
Sanford Sound, 1458 Main Street in SANFORD. 9AM-4PM
Reg. @ 9AM w $20 entry fee to support breast cancer awareness & research
FMI: 207-490-4900; sales@sanfordsound.com; www.sanfordsound.com; www.facebook.com/SanfordSound; https://www.facebook.com/events/1530770433913694/

AUGUST 2016

Friday, August 5 :: 3rd Annual Aubuchon Cruiser Car Night Benefit
10 Bangor Street in AUGUSTA. 4-7PM. $10 car entry fee.
All classic cars welcome with 1st, 2nd & 2rd place prizes voted by audience and a $75 raffle auto supply basket. Hot dog BBQ & soda available. Live entertainment from S&S Deejaying Services.
All funds benefit the Cub Scout Pack 684 in Augusta.
FMI: Eric Smith (manager) @ 207-314-1325 or 207-623-9844 or eric.z.smith@hotmail.com

Saturday, August 6 :: 37th Annual Andover Olde Home Days Car Show
Downtown ANDOVER; Akers Field. 9AM-2PM
25 classes, food, give-aways, 50/50, trophies, music, t-shirts for sale. Next to the Fireman’s Chicken BBQ and parade and large flea market.
Sponsored by Western Maine Street Rods.
FMI: Bill Porter @ 207-357-7589; porters50@hotmail.com or billandpamporter@msn.com; www.facebook.com/westernmaine.streetrods

Saturday, August 6 :: 27th Annual “Par Sem” Auto Show
Parsonsfield Seminary on Route 160 in PARSONSFIELD (504 North Road)
Starts w/ breakfast buffet at 7:30AM; reg. @ 7:30-11AM; awards @ 1:30. Rain or shine.
16 classes w/ trophies; music, food, crafts, book & plant sales; 50/50 raffle.
FMI: Joseph Kendall 793-2384; kendalls@psouth.netwww.parsonsfieldseminary.org

Lined up on the lawn at the ParSem Show

Lined up on the lawn at the ParSem Show

Saturday, August 6 :: Maine Veterans’ Home Bangor 3rd Annual Alzheimers Car Show
Maine Veterans’ Home @ 44 Hogan Road in BANGOR. 10AM-2PM (reg. @ 9AM)
$5 per car entry. Awards presented in Veteran’s Choice & Spectators’ Choice.
Music, concessions, door prizes, raffles, 50/50.
Proceeds to The Walk to End Alzheimers.
FMI: David Roy @ 207-942-2333

Saturday, August 6 :: 2nd Annual Dexter Kiwanis Club Cruise-In Car Show
Dexter Municipal parking lot in DEXTER. 4:30-8PM. Raindate: August 27.
Music, Kiwanis food (red hots & dough boys!), live entertainment (The Wildwoods Band) plus DJ, (club-fabricated) trophies, 50/50 raffle. 50s & 60s ambiance. $5 car entry; $2 walk-in to benefit Kiwanis programs and charities. BYO Chair, NO alcohol, chemicals, bicycles, or pets.
FMI: Bob Fritsch @ 207-924-7336; rfritsch1@myfairpoint.net

2015 Dexter Kiwanis Show

2015 Dexter Kiwanis Show

 

One of the coveted unique "club-made" Dexter Kiwanis trophies

One of the coveted unique “club-made” Dexter Kiwanis trophies

Saturday, August 6 :: Spruce Creek Benefit Car Show
Spruce Creek Church @ 31 Wilson Road in KITTERY. 3-7PM
1st, 2nd & 3rd place trophies; burgers & dogs; 50s music.
$7 entry for cars; $2 for spectators supports local food pantries and kids’ camps. Request an RSVP if you plan to bring a car.
FMI: Darryl @ 207-475-8576; sprucecreekcarshow@outlook.com

Saturday, August 6 :: Antique Cars & Tractors at Stanley Museum
Stanley Museum on Keenan Field/West Kingfield Road in KINGFIELD. 10AM-3PM
Collection of antique cars & tractors. Prizes. Concession.
FMI: Debbie Smith @ 207-265-2729; www.facebook.com/StanleyMuseum/

Saturday & Sunday, August 6 & 7 :: Wings & Wheels Spectacular at Owls Head
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 9AM-3PM. Rain or shine.
The Museum’s longest running event; classic cars, guest aircraft, assorted performances.
Exhibitors and one guest free with pre-1996 vehicle
$18 museum (and show) admission; under 18 and retired or active military are FREE.
FMI: 207-594-4418; info@ohtm.org; www.OwlsHead.org

Sunday, August 7 :: 8th Annual Advance Auto Parts Car Show
Advanced Auto Parts at 30 Gurnet Road in BRUNSWICK (Cook’s Corner); 8AM-2:30PM.
9 classes with trophies for first place and runner-up; People’s Choice class; judged Best of Show.
Food, drinks, live concert by Backlash, 50/50. All proceeds to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.
FMI: Richard Merrill @ 207-725-2040

Sunday, August 7 :: Maine Vintage Race Car Association Summerfest 2016
Beech Ridge Motor Speedway in SCARBOROUGH; 10AM-4PM
Cookout, classic car show, vintage race car items
FMI: www.mainevintageracecars.com; kristen@micucci.com

Sunday, August 7 :: 3rd Annual MCI (Maine Central Institute) Alumni Weekend Car Show
295 Main Street (Route 100) in PITTSFIELD at MCI on the beautiful campus
9AM-1PM. Judging & awards at noon. $10 entry fee for car; FREE to the public. Food & drinks by Bo Stevens; 50/50 raffle & prizes. Live music by The Steve Dunphy Combo.
FMI: Jared: mccannell@gmail.com; Milton @ 207-416-5125 or identities.bymawebber@yahoo.com

Sunday, August 7 :: 27th Annual All VW Car Show
Acton Fairgrounds, Rt 109, ACTON • 9AM to 3PM; reg. starts at 8AM; show car entrance ends at 11:30AM); awards at or before 3PM
Air- and water-cooled VWs; 16 classes from Trikes to Bajas to Buses; Karmann Ghias to Things to Beetles and more! New parts & swap meet area
FMI:  Lou @ 207-651-7799 or David @ 207-353-6094; twohearts@metrocast.net; www.mainevwclub.org

Sunday, August 7 :: 13th Annual AMC Mainiacs Car Show & Swap Meet
668 Sabattus Road in SABBATUS.
8:30AM start w/ cruise starting around noon. AMC vendors welcome. No trophies — just fun.
FMI: Randy Booker @ 207-375-4640 or Denis Patenaude @ 207-495-3594

Sunday, August 7 :: Uptown Cruizahs 8th Annual Car Show
New Balance store Route 26 in OXFORD. 7:30AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
3 trophies per class (lots); car registration 7:30-11AM; voting to 12:30PM; awards @ 2PM.
$5 per car; fun, food, music, street rod inspections; proceeds to benefit local charities.
FMI: Les Wing @ 207-890-0870; ratcoupe41@yahoo.com or Dan Tripp @ 207-743-8073; jtripp10@roadrunner.com

Sunday, August 7 :: 10th Annual BB’s Tattoo Bike & Hot Rod Show
BB’s Tattoo, 262 Roosevelt Trail in NEWPORT. 9AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
Registration at 9:15MA, judging at 1PM, trophies awarded around 2PM to both cars & bikes, BBQ, LIVE music, vendors and dunk tank!!! Proceeds to benefit a local charity. Contact Joe about vendor space.
FMI: Joe @ 207-368-5560; bbstattoo@gmail.com; www.bbstattooco.com

Sunday, August 7 :: 13th Annual Summerfest at Beechridge Motor Speedway
Beechridge Motor Speedway in SCARBOROUGH. 11AM-4PM. Rain or shine.
Vintage race car and classic cars; FREE race car rides; $5 admission includes lunch.
FMI: George (Dodo) Brockman @ 207-776-4642 or dodbroc@aol.com; www.mainevintageracecars.com

Sunday, August 7 :: Picnic at Seal Cove
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. Time TBA.
Celebrate summer feasting and driving with your friends at a community picnic and car show overlooking the ponds and mountains of Acadia. Rides in antique autos offered, weather permitting.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.org; www.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Saturday, August 13 :: 3rd Annual Big Andrew Foundation Car Classic & Surf Competition
Short Sands Ball Field on Railroad Avenue at scenic YORK BEACH. 11AM-3PM.
Pre-1970; pre-register. BBQ; live oldies music; local & national sponsors of prizes.
Suggested entry donation is $10; FREE to public.
Next day Sunday August 14 is the 9th Annual Surf Competition at Long Sands Beach next to bath house.
Fundraiser for York Hospital Oncology.
FMI: Justin Knowles @ 203-610-1916; www.thebigandrew.com; thebigandrewfoundation@gmail.com; www.facebook.com/TheBigAndrewFoundation

Classic Cars & Surfing (???) at the Big Andrew Show — WTF? Check it out!

Classic Cars & Surfing (???) at the Big Andrew Show —
WTF? Check it out!

Saturday, August 12 :: 2nd Annual “Veterans Helping Veterans” Car/Bike Cruise
Cabelas, Cabela’s Boulevard, SCARBOROUGH. 10am-3pm (Rain Date: August 13)
$10 entrance fee. 50/50 raffle, food, music, dash plaques.
SPECIAL RAFFLE for 40″ LED flat screen TV. Trophies for 1st, 2nd & 3rd.
Fundraiser for veterans causes.
FMI: Jim Davis @ 603-749-9656; jimd16@comcast.net

Saturday, August 12 :: Cars and Coffee
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 9am-12pm.
An opportunity for proud drivers to show off their own special cars, and all auto enthusiasts to congregate to kick tires, peer under hoods, and enjoy coffee with their fellow car-lovers. All are welcome, with or without their own antique or vintage automobile. There will be autos of all sorts, something for everyone to enjoy and admire! Second Saturday of each month.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.orgwww.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Saturday, August 13 :: East Orrington Congregational Church 6th Annual Charity Car & Bike Show
38 Johnson Mill Road in ORRINGTON. 9AM-2PM.
Best trophies, food, music, live auction, NSRA safety inspections. FREE t-shirts to first 50 entrants.
FMI: George Smith @ 207-745-4864; scampismith@aol.com; eoccmaine.com

Saturday, August 13 :: Three-Alarm Auto Show
34 Park Street in PHILLIPS behind the fire station. 10AM-7PM.
Sponsored by the Phillips Fire Dept. Auxiliary. New & Classic autos must register starting at 8AM. $8 admission; $6 if 62 and up; FREE for 10 and under. $7 per vehicle registration. Judged by public.
All vehicle & vendors who plan to attend, please contact Lieutenant Rousseau @ 207-446-5389 so we can have enough of everything including space!! (we’d change venue if need be)
FMI: Lieutenant Rousseau @ 207-446-5389; www.facebook.com/events/1538829163084991

Saturday, August 13 :: Multi-Club Remembrance Cruise
Destination: Tim Wallace’s Past Gas & Ancient Oils Museum in SUMNER.
Leaving Bryant Irving in TURNER at 10AM for this short cruise.
Bring picnic lunch with ice cream stop on return trip? Grills available on-site.
Cruise is to celebrate club and car friends we have lost in recent years. Please bring along pictures and stories to share.
$6/person entry fee to help defray costs of opening up museum.
FMI: Dave Barrett @  207-782-7895 or 207-240-6794; daveathome@roadrunner.com

Saturday , August 13 :: 7th Annual Ricky Gibson Memorial Car Show
NEW LOCATION: 996 Western Avenue in MANCHESTER. 8AM-2PM.
$10 entry fee for car or bike, spectator’s FREE; registration 8am to 10am; awards for 20+ classes; DJ, BBQ by 99 Restaurant, 50/50, prizes and more!
Hosted by Strictly Street Car Club; Proceeds to Benefit the Ricky Gibson football Scholarship Fund.
FMI: Christine Leavitt @ 207-441-0197; strictlystreetcc@gmail.com

Saturday, August 13 :: Fat Boys Annual Sock Hop and Cruise-In
Fat Boys Drive-In at 111 Bath Road, BRUNSWICK; 8PM.
BYOB; 21 & older; $7 admission; Great food & fun in a 50’s theme. Special menu w/ ’60s prices!
FMI: 207-729-9431; www.facebook.com/fatboydrivein

Sunday, August 14 :: Downeast Cruisers and the City of Calais Car and Bike Show
Walmart Parking Lot, South Street, CALAIS; 9AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
$200 in door prizes and 45 trophies will be given away. $5 fee, DJ & music, food vendors, 50/50 tickets.
FMI: Pam Oakes @ 207-427-6061; www.downeastcruisers.com

Sunday, August 14 :: 3rd Annual Antique Sale & Swap Meet
Fryeburg Fairgrounds, Route 5 in FRYEBURG. 8AM-2PM. Rain date: August 21.
All types of cars and bikes, project cars, parts on trailers — come to sell or buy in a relaxed environment.
$10 per space; $1 general admission; $5 on-site parking. Proceeds go to our scholarship fun and fuel assistance.
Sponsored by the Pleasant Mountain Chapter of the Maine Obsolete Auto League (MOAL)
Food & drinks by Harrison Lions Club, picnic tables, shade trees.
FMI: Al @ 207-935-3548; thealshow@yahoo.com; www.pmchaptermoal.com

Sunday, August 14 :: Motor Menders of Maine Cruise-In Car Show
10AM-Noon @ Topsham Fairgrounds in TOPSHAM.
Enter through race gate, free entry to the fair, rides not included, rain or shine.
FMI: Joanne Adams @ 207-299-8374; motormendersmaine@yahoo.com; www.motormenders.com

Sunday, August 14 :: Raymond Schools Car Show
Jordan Small School, Route 85, 423 Webbs Mill Road at Raymond JSMS, RAYMOND. 8AM-2PM
3 trophies per class (19) plus best of show; 50/50 raffle; concessions, music.
$5 per show vehicle; $2 spectator; kids FREE.
All proceeds donated to the PTO Scholarship fund.
FMI: Serena Knight @ 591-4289; sbubblzblue@yahoo.com

Saturday, August 14 :: Willowdale Golf Club Classic Car Event
Willowdale Golf Club, 52 Willowdale Road, SCARBOROUGH. 3-6PM.
Classic cars, food, drink, music & raffles.
FREE & open to the public.
FMI: 207-883-9351; www.willowdalegolf.com

Monday-Saturday, August 15-20 :: 39th Annual New England Auto Auction at Owls Head
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 9AM-3PM.
Rain or shine & under cover.
PREVIEW WEEK: Monday-Friday, August 15-19; AUCTION: Saturday, August 20.
FRIDAY: Automobilia auction and cocktail reception Friday evening. SATURDAY: Car auction– the gavel drops at 9:30AM
Up to 200 antique, classic and special interest vehicles go up for bid on Saturday— For serious bidders and all auto enthusiasts!
FMI: Toby Stinson @ 207-594-4418; ts@ohtm.org; www.owlshead.org

The Auction in Action

The Auction in Action

Thursday, August 17 :: Demo Day at Seal Cove: Hidden Gems of the Collection
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 10AM-3PM.
As a part of its June, July, August, and September Demonstration Days, the Seal Cove Auto Museum will be offering a series of curator led discussions featuring four “Hidden Gems of the Collection.” Highlighted vehicles will include the 1911 American Underslung, the 1908 Stanley Model K Semi-Racer, the 1910 Stoddard Dayton, and the 1905 Pierce Great Arrow. Visitors will learn about the car’s manufacturer, provenance, and mechanical features during these up-close, photo-friendly events. Talks will be scheduled for 11:00 AM, 2:00 PM, and 4:00 PM on each day. Rides in antique autos will be offered, weather permitting.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.org; www.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Friday, August 19 :: Cruise-In Car Show Benefit Event at Kittery Trading Post
Cruise-in show at Kittery Trading Post at 301 Route One in KITTERY. 6-8PM.
Live band. Outdoor dining at our new “Lobster Pot” service. $100 KTP gift card to “best of show and $50 KTP GC to runner-up!
FMI: Nick Howard @ 207-439-2700 ext 327; nhoward@ktp.com

Friday & Saturday, August 19 & 20 :: Downeast Street Rods 44th Annual Rod Run
Hebron Pines Campground on Route 124 (Exit 75 off Tpk) in HEBRON.
1972 & earlier car show. Hot Rods – Jalopies – Rat Rods – Street Rods – Customs
Live bands – Kids games – Camping – Swap Meet… much more!
FMI: Dick Lindkvist @ 207-689-8045; sooz47@roadrunner.com or John Forman @ 207-799-1253; mainerodders2@yahoo.comwww.downeaststreetrodclub.com

Saturday, August 20 :: 5th Annual Woodies in the Cove Car Show
Next to McDonalds in WELLS on Route One at 974 Post Road; 8:30AM-2PM. Parade from 2-3PM.
Woodies ONLY (as many as 50!!! but limited space)! BUT, historical exotics & specialty vehicles will be considered — please email photo to be considered.
Trophies awarded by Peoples’ Choice for Woodies and for “Unique & High End Vehicles”.
Parade to follow through Ogunquit and into Perkins Cove between 2 and 3pm.
Sponsored by the Historical Society of Wells and Ogunquit
FMI: Sonny Perkins @ 281-455-7779; woodiesinthecove@gmail.com, sonny.perkins@gmail.com. See “Woodies in the Cove” on Facebook and YouTube.

Woodies in the Cove 2015

Woodies in the Cove 2015

Sunday, August 21 :: 21st Anniversary Litchfield Firefighters Association Show and Shine
Carrie Ricker Middle School, Route 197, 573 Richmond Road in LITCHFIELD. 8AM-3PM.
A Toys for Tots event: please bring a new unopened toy to receive a discount on admission. Sponsored again this year by NAPA Auto parts shaping up to be another great year.
Gates open at 8AM. General admission $3 (under 10 free)
Samantha Weeks @ 207-215-3073; sweeks17@rsu4.net; scottwks@gmail.comwww.litchfieldmainefireandrescue.org; www.litchfieldmainefireandrescue.org

Friday-Sunday, August 26-28 :: 17th Annual North Country Cruisers Cruise/Car Show
Littleton Agricultural Museum in LITTLETON.
Friday: Bonfire at Raymond Carmichael’s residence. @ 6PM. Saturday: Pre-reg & set-up day @ 8AM w/  2PM “Ice Cream Cruise”; supper on grounds & bonfire. Sunday: Reg at 8AM for show. 21+ classes of trophies
Car Show registration begins at 8AM Awards at 2PM. Food, DJ, trophies.
Camping available in the area.
FMI: Bill Larson @ 207-694-1946; blarson@ainop.com

 

August 27 :: 5th Annual Kora Kare for Kids/Cruise-In
Twitchells Airfield at 40 Airport Road in TURNER. 9AM-6PM.
Breakfast; escorted motorcycle rides; guided ATV rides; classic car cruise in; BBQ competition; local craft vendors. Funky music by Motor Booty Affair. All benefits Shriners Hospital for Children.
FMI: Brent Tanguay @ 860-874-9916; brent_tanguay@hotmail.com; www.korashriners.org

Saturday, August 27 :: 3rd Annual Barnstormers Ball at Owls Head Transportation Museum
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 6PM.
A fundraising gala set in the roaring 20s with great live music, food, libations amongst the stunning collection of vehicles.
A limited number of high-value raffle tickets will be available and the winner raffle ticket will be drawn. All proceeds support the museum. Contact the museum for event tickets in advance.
FMI: 207-594-4418; info@ohtm.org; www.OwlsHead.org

Sunday, August 28 :: Boothbay Harbor Yacht Club Car Cruise-in Show
Boothbay Harbor Yacht Club in BOOTHBAY HARBOR. 3-5PM.
Dash Plaques and a snack will be presented to the first thirty cars to arrive.
Club house will be open to the public for beverages during the show and a cookout following the show.
FMI: Jim Newton @ skiwme@roadrunner.com; 207-242-1516
Mixing it up at the Boothbay Yacht Club

Mixing it up at the Boothbay Yacht Club

Sunday, August 28 :: 22nd Annual Midcoast Auto Show
181 Congress Avenue in BATH • 8AM-2PM
8-10AM: registration; 10AM: show opens; noon: ballots due; 1:30PM award ceremony. Exhibitors, $10; General Admission, $3; top 3 of each class awarded trophies — many classes.
Sponsored by Bath Parks & Rec Dept. & Bath Knights of Columbus; DJ and Concessions. Proceeds benefit sponsor charities.
FMI: Ann London @ 207-443-8360; bathrec@cityofbath.com; sbalboni@cityofbath.com; www.midcoastautoshow.com

Sunday, August 28 :: 5th Annual Aubuchon Hardware Classic Car Show & BBQ
499 Roosevelt Trail (Route 302) in NAPLES. Reg. @ 8AM; show @ 10AM-2PM.
Prizes for 1st place & runner-up.
FMI: Dwayne Ball @ 207-693-3343

SEPTEMBER 2016

Saturday & Sunday, September 3 & 4 :: Vintage Motorcycle Festival & Antique Aeroplane Show
Owls Head Transportation Museum. 117 Museum Street. In OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland off Route 73. 9AM-3PM.
A much anticipated annual gathering of hundreds of antique and classic bikes. Pre-1996 vehicles of any make or model are welcome to exhibit at any of our events and get in free.
$18 museum (and show) admission; under 18 and retired or active military are FREE.
FMI: 207-594-4418; info@ohtm.org; www.OwlsHead.org

Monday, September 5 :: 10th Annual Labor Day All Clubs Cruise-In Car Show for Toys for Tots
Portland Motor Club at 275 Presumpscot Street in PORTLAND; 10AM-2PM; vehicles arrive after 8:30AM. Rain or Shine.
Portland’s biggest show! Peek inside Portland Motor Club to see our great collection of stored vehicles including a world-class Mopar muscle car collection. Detailing demos. Music; food; 50/50 raffle & door prizes; assorted prizes.
FMI: Kal Rogers @ 207-233-9970 or Stan Page @ 207-615-8365; info@portlandmotorclub.com; www.PortlandMotorClub.com

Portland Motor Club Toys-fot-Tots Show in full swing

Wednesday, September 7 :: 3rd Annual Bug Light Park Cruise-In Car Show
At Bug Light Park by SMCC at the SOUTH PORTLAND Public boat ramp area on Madison Street by the water! 4:30PM-sunset. Rain date: SEP 14.
Music, food, door prizes, 50/50. Free admission.
Sponsored by the South Portland Parks & Recreation Department
FMI: 207-767-7650; Linky Erskine @ jerskine@southportland.org or Lisa Thompson at lthompson@southportland.org
www.southportland.org/departments/parks-recreation-aquaticspool/recreation-department/

Friday, September 9 :: Willowdale Golf Club Classic Car Event
Willowdale Golf Club, 52 Willowdale Road, SCARBOROUGH. 3-6PM.
Classic cars, food, drink, music & raffles.
FREE & open to the public.
FMI: 207-883-9351; www.willowdalegolf.com

Saturday, September 10 :: Bangor Car Show: 8th Annual “Wheels on the Waterfront”
Front Street on the waterfront in BANGOR. 8AM-2PM. Rain or shine.
Dozens of classes; discount registration fee by August 31.
FMI: Hannah Young @ 207-947-5205; hannah@visitbangormaine.com or www.visitbangormaine.com

Sunday, September 11 :: 5th Annual Car Show for Autism
92 Mudgett Road, PARSONSFIELD. 9AM-2PM; registration starts at 7:30.
Car show with lots of great food (pig roast & bbq) and raffles and entertainment. Bring what you run!
All proceeds go directly to the Autism Society of Maine. Silent auction. 50/50
FMI: Rick Sanborn @ 207-938-2972; 79fordpuller@gmail.com

Sunday, September 11 :: 9th Annual BSA Troop 15 Brewer Days Car Show
SnapSpace Solution parking lot @ Brewer Industrial Park (I-395, Exit 4), 55 Baker Blvd. in BREWER. 9AM–3PM. Awards @ 2:30
$5 registration fee. Spectators free. Music, food, fun, games, silent auction. Free “make-n-take” activity for kids to make a wooden car or truck and lots of fun games.
Lots of classes including People’s Choice and Eagles’ Choice. 1st, 2nd & 3rd place awards in each category with one-of-a-kind scout-made trophy for 1st place.
NSRA Safety vehicle inspections all day.
Live music, food, more.
FMI: Teresa Maybury @ 207-989-0411; tamaybury04@aol.com; Facebook: search for “Brewer Maine Troop 15”

Sunday, September 11 :: 26th Annual Mt. Washington Valley Old Car Club Show
Settlers Green Outlet Village, Route 16 in NORTH CONWAY, NH. Hosted by the Mount Washington Valley Old Car Club. 9AM-2PM.
3 trophies in each class, plus ten $25 awards to exhibitors. There is a $10 entree for show cars, that is driver and passenger. Dash plaques to the first 300 cars. Spectators is a $3 admission and children Under 12 for free. Proceeds to benefit our scholarship fund in the mechanical or automotive arts.
FMI: Ron Hayes @ 603-356-3563; rjh3563@roadrunner.com; www.mwvocc.com

(2015) Sunday, September 13 :: 22nd Annual Windham Auto Show
Behind the Hannafords at Windham Mall on Route 302 in NORTH WINDHAM
Show car entry 7-11AM, judging at 11AM, spectators 8AM-2PM; Rain or shine; entry fee $5 for show car & adults; $3 for seniors & students; children 5 or younger FREE; presented by the Windham-Raymond Athletic Boosters Club.
FMI: Dan McGowan @ 207-749-1803; windhamboosters@yahoo.com

Thursday, September 21 :: Demo Day at Seal Cove: Hidden Gems of the Collection
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 10AM-3PM.
As a part of its June, July, August, and September Demonstration Days, the Seal Cove Auto Museum will be offering a series of curator led discussions featuring four “Hidden Gems of the Collection.” Highlighted vehicles will include the 1911 American Underslung, the 1908 Stanley Model K Semi-Racer, the 1910 Stoddard Dayton, and the 1905 Pierce Great Arrow. Visitors will learn about the car’s manufacturer, provenance, and mechanical features during these up-close, photo-friendly events. Talks will be scheduled for 11:00 AM, 2:00 PM, and 4:00 PM on each day. Rides in antique autos will be offered, weather permitting.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.org; www.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Saturday, September 16 :: Cars and Coffee
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 9am-12pm.
An opportunity for proud drivers to show off their own special cars, and all auto enthusiasts to congregate to kick tires, peer under hoods, and enjoy coffee with their fellow car-lovers. All are welcome, with or without their own antique or vintage automobile. There will be autos of all sorts, something for everyone to enjoy and admire! Second Saturday of each month.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.orgwww.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

Friday & Saturday, September 16 & 17 :: 23rd Annual Old Orchard Beach Car Show
Main Street and Veterans Memorial Park, OLD ORCHARD BEACH
Registration: Friday 9AM-7PM and Saturday starting at 8AM.
Display on Old Orchard Street Friday 3-7PM with parade following
Many divisions with trophies & awards. Entertainment
Sponsored by Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution & Old Orchard Beach Chamber of Commerce
FMI: 207-934-2500; info@oldorchardbeachmaine.com; www.oldorchardbeachmaine.com

Saturday, September 17 :: 4th Annual ARCC (Acadia Region Corvette Club) Corvette Autumn. 
Darlings Chevrolet, 121 Downeast Highway, ELLSWORTH. Reg. @ 9AM; judging @ 10AM; trophies @ 1:30PM. $10 reg. (pre-reg $5 by mail)
All Corvette show with trophies, vendors followed by Corvette Cruise downeast.
FMI: acadiavettes.org/annual-fall-corvette-meet

Saturday, September 17 :: Blueberry Festival Cruise-In 
Three Rivers Kiwanis Building at 24 Gerrish Road in MILO. 8AM-2PM
Blueberry pancake breakfast. Cruise-in car show, crafters, hot dog lunch.
FMI: Nancy Harrigan @ 207-943-7377

Sunday, September 18 :: Fast Eddie’s 7th Annual Car Show
At Fast Eddie’s Drive In at 1308 Route 202, WINTHROP. 11AM-2PM.
Reg. @ 9AM. Trophies, prizes & giveaways with DJ, food and ice cream specials.
FMI: Barbara or Russell Angell @ 377-5550; brangell2@hotmail.com; www.facebook.com/fasteddies.drivein.5

Sunday, September 18 :: Topsham Fair Association Annual Fall Swap Meet
Topsham Fairgrounds in Topsham. 6am-1pm. Rain or shine.
Car, truck and bike parts swap meet; vendor spaces available for $25; spectators, $5 ea.; children under 15 FREE w/adult; vendor entry at 5am; some indoor spaces available in case of rain; benefits the Topsham Fair Association.
FMI: Leon Brillant @ 207-798-0892; marilyn.sandelin@gmail.com; www.topshamfair.net

Saturday, September 24 :: Hartland—St. Albans Lions Club Car Show
Hartland Consolidated School, 62 Elm Street in HARTLAND. 8am-1:30pm
19 classes and 4 best-of classes.
FMI: Rick Sanborn @ 207-938-2972; 79fordpuller@gmail.com

Saturday, September 24 :: 9th Annual Rumford Fraternal Order of Eagles Cruise-In Car Show
At the Rumford Fraternal Order of Eagles HQ at 13 Oxford Avenue in RUMFORD. 8AM until midnight evening dance.
Classics, antique hot rods, muscle cars, motorcycle cruise-in car show. Giveaways, dash plaques, 50/50 raffle, live entertainment, nationally acclaimed artist for your artistic auto art.
Sock hop from 8-12PM with proceeds going to Breast Cancer Coalition of Maine.
FMI: Dave Magoon @ 207-357-9115 or 207-369-9760

Saturday, September 24 :: 33rd Annual Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce Autumn Gold Car Show
Ellsworth Home Depot on Myrick Street in ELLSWORTH. 8AM-1PM
Reg. 8AM. Class trophies, participation ribbons, car cruise through town, entertainment, food (a part of the larger Autumn Gold Weekend)
FMI: 207-667-5584; info@ellsworthchamber.org; www.ellsworthchamber.org

Sunday, September 25 :: 5th Annual Mid-Coast School of Technology Car Show
Mid-Coast School of Technology, 1 Main Street, ROCKLAND. 8AM-2PM. Rain date: October 2.
$5 per car w/ 1 passenger; $3 students; food, drink, raffles to benefit Skills USA so students can travel to Kansas City for the national competition.
FMI: Danica Wooster @ 207-594-2161; dwooster@mcst8.org

Sunday, September 24 :: Bentley’s Last Car Show of the Season!
Boo hoo! Bentley’s Saloon at 1601 Portland Road in ARUNDEL; 11AM-3PM. Rain date: OCT 1.
Cash raffles, door prizes, spectators’ choice award.
FMI: Lisa Zatalava @ 985-8966; bentleywarrenssaloon@yahoo.com; www.bentleyssaloon.com

(2015) Saturday, September 26 :: 5th Annual Waterville American Legion Car & Bike Show
21 College Avenue in WATERVILLE. 10AM-2PM. Rain date: September 27.
BBQ & Silent Auction which supports Veterans’ programs.
Sponsored by Sons of the American Legion and the American Legion Riders Post 5.
FMI: 207-649-6975; salsquadron5@gmail.com

OCTOBER 2016

Saturday, October 1 :: Art on Wheels: A Community Celebration & Friend Raiser
For the Bickford Education Center (501(c)3 associated with the Bickford Collection Truck Museum)
38 Yarmouth Junction on East Elm Street (near Cuddledown) in YARMOUTH. 5-7PM. Rain or shine.
Mix and mingle among more than 40 antique trucks and vehicles and old truck fans.
Bidding on 50 works of art inspired by the “art of the wheel” from Maine artists and artists with connection to Maine such as John Bowdren, Kevin Bubriski, Jill Hoy and Stephen Hayes. See the art submissions at bec.artascope.com/art-on-wheels. Live music. Food trucks. All ages.
FMI and to purchase tickets online to support the Bickford Education Center are $15 per person or $25 per family: bec.artascope.com/art-on-wheels-community-celebration-and-friend-raiser

Rare Essex Truck at Bickford Collection Truck Museum in Yarmouth

Rare Essex Truck at Bickford Collection Truck Museum in Yarmouth

Saturday, October 1 :: Searsport “Fling into Fall” Classic Car Show
Mosman Park (downtown waterfront) in SEARSPORT. Parade line-up at 10:30AM; Car show 11:30AM-2:30PM. Entertainment, food vendors, prizes, trophies, 50/50.
Also 3rd Tonka Truck Restoration Challenge for 10 and under or 11 and older w/ trophies, prizes and free t-shirts!
FMI: James Morton @ 207-242-5128; Joe Plummer @ 207-542-1562; jjplumm@aol.com; Dana Bishop @ 207-322-9922 (re: Tonka Challenge); search Facebook for “fling into fall”

Third Place in the Tonka Truck competition but First Place in our hearts!

Third Place in the Tonka Truck competition but First Place in our hearts!

Sunday, October 8 :: 1st Annual Italian Car Fest
At Italian Heritage Center @ 40 Westland Avenue in PORTLAND. 10AM-4PM. (Rain date: OCT 9)
FREE admission for cars, drivers and spectators.
Italian models only please (Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati, Alfa Romeo, Lancia and Fiat.
Pizza, Italian cookies & cannolis for sale. Cash bar. Proceeds go the Italian Heritage Center.
FMI: Vinnie Fierro @ 207-939-8016; ItalianHeritageCenter.com

Saturday, October 8 :: 3rd Annual Awkward Modz Glow Show/Cruise/NABL 1X SPL Show
At Sanford Sound @ 1458 Main Street in SANFORD. 10AM-4PM.
An SPL competition during the day. Sanford Sound’s last cruise night of the season.
Proceeds go to Breast Cancer support. All cars welcome. Cars for a Cure!
FMI: Loriann Haskell @ 207-730-6076; loriannhaskell@yahoo.com; www.facebook.com/events/753382724791780

Sunday, October 23 :: 8th Annual Ogunquit Antique Car Show*
At Ogunquit Beach Parking Lot on Beach Street in OGUNQUIT. 10AM-1PM
Reg from 8 to 10, $10 reg fee going to area Chamber of Commerce.
Peoples Choice Award with Top Ten getting area business gift certificates and Top Three getting trophies.
Arts & Crafts & Food Booths nearby plus area restaurants.
FMI: Dick Wickert @ 207-641-9164; dickwickert@masiello.com
* THIS IS THE RAIN DATE — confirmed Friday, OCT 21

Thursday, October 29 :: Demo Day at Seal Cove
Seal Cove Auto Museum, 1414 Tremont St., SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island. 10-3PM.
One of the museum’s vehicles will be fired up and demonstrated with detailed information on the car du jour presented by the museum’s curator or mechanic. Rides offered. Weather permitting.
FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.org; www.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org