2013 Calendar of Events
If you know details about an upcoming car event that you would like posted here, please with the date, time, place and club name. An extensive list of area car events can be found at the Maynard Area Auto Club's site.
Cape Cod Classics Car Club events can be found below and on our Cruises page.
Please check with the host club and/or business to verify details.
May 8th through October 9th Cruise to the A&W Restaurant, Route 28, West Harwich to enjoy an Ol' Time Cruise-in at a classic All American A&W Restaurant. Cruises start at 5:00 P.M and go to dusk. Food, ice cream and floats, coffee, music, driver raffle prizes and of course famous Draft A&W Root Beer. Hosted by John and Jerry Custodie and A&W.
Every other Thursday begining April 18, 2013 through October 17 - Mass Cruisers at Patriots Place. See complete schedule.
May 18 thru September 21, 2013 - Cape Cod Classics Car Club Saturday Nite Cruise-In. Cape Cod Classics Car Club Saturday Nite Cruise-In. Join us every Saturday evening from 5:00 p.m. to Dusk at Patriot Square, South Dennis, Upper Lot (Exit 9A off the Mid-Cape Highway, then left at the the 1st traffic light) for the Mid Cape's premier cruise night. All makes of cars, trucks, motorcycles and vehicles of interest are invited. Free spectator admission, free driver raffles, music, and 50/50 raffle. Convenient on site shopping, restaurants and speciality shops. Dash Plaque Night is the 3rd Saturday of each month for the first 125 vehicles. A special THANKS to Chamberlain Reality for again making this wonderful venue available to the Club and Cape visitors.
Meeting - Cape Cod Classics Car Club
We meet monthly (except December) on the second Tuesday of each month at the Dennis Police Department at 7:30 p.m. See Directions.
April 21, 2013, Sunday - Opening Brunch Join us at the Barnstable Tavern, 3176 Main Street (Route 6A ), Barnstable Village - across from the courthouse. Bring the "classic" or the daily driver. Reunite with members you haven't seen since last fall and get back into the cruisin' season. Members and their invited guests only. Cost for members, and associate memebers $10.50; cost for invited guests $20.50. Includes tax and tip (The club is picking up $10 for each member, the regular price is $20.50). Please send your check to Cape Cod Classics Car Club, PO Box 1349, South Dennis, MA 02660, or bring it in person to our next meeting on April 9. Hope to see you there. If you would like to cruise as a group, we will be leaving from Patriot Square at 10:30 am, on Sunday April 21, traveling north on Route 134, and then along Route 6A to the Barnstable Tavern. You can meet us there if you wish.
April 28, 2013 - Brewster In Bloom Parade Register by April 24 by calling 508-896-3500.
May 5, 2013, Sunday - 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m - "Cruise to the Wreck" Cape Cod Classics Car Club Annual Opening Cruise. Join us at this perennial favorite at Parker's Shipwreck Restaurant, Route 6, Eastham for the season's first cruise-in. Sponsored by Jimmy Parker & The Shipwreck Restaurant. Enjoy free morning coffee/tea with donuts and muffins, music, lunch food discounts for participants and the famous "CRUISE TO THE WRECK" dash plaque - 2013 edition
June 15, 2013 Cape Cod Classics Cruise The pre-Father's Day cruise will be held behind the JFK Museum at 4:00 p.m., followed by a cruise along Main Street at 7:00pm There will be an optional VIP reception at the museum sponsored by The Hyannis Chamber of Commerce. There is a $10 fee for the reception.(More information will be posted as it becomes available.)
June 16, 2013, 19th Annual Father's Day Car Show 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. along Main Street, Hyannis. Attendance is free for spectators. Along the historic mile-long Main Street thoroughfare 350 classic and nostalgic cars from New England and New York will be displayed in all their glory. To qualify, most cars must be 25 years or older; 37 awards will be presented to vehicle owners by area businesses for favorites.
June 23, 2013, Sunday - 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., Mayflower Place - "Show & Ride". We will meet at Patriot's Square to leave by 2:00 p.m. and ride in as a group to Mayflower Place at 2:30. Bring the classic to Mayflower Place for the assisted living residents to see, talk with you about and possibly go for a short ride in. Always an enjoyable time for the residents and classics owners alike. Refreshments will be served.
July 4 to 7, 2013 - Summer Nationals, Thompson Speedway In Thompson, Connecticut. More information is available at summernationals.com.
July 6, 2013 - Heritage Museum Antique Classics Auto Show The all-inclusive event highlights antique and classic automobiles as well as hotrods and custom cars in excellent original or restored condition. All body styles are invited. Registered vehicles will compete for four awards determined by popular voting. During the Auto Show, be sure to visit our special exhibition, Driving Our Dreams: Imagination in Motion. This family-friendly auto show will include crafts, activities and Lego car building for entry in the Heritage Kids' Car Show. Decision about moving to the rain date will be made by 5:30 am on July 6. The rain date is July 7. Pre-Registration Fee: $15. Day of Registration Fee: $20. https://heritagemuseums.wufoo.com/forms/z7m5k5/
July 13, 2013 - Blast from the Past! Cape Cod Classics Car Club's BIG event. The 20th Annual Blast from the Past is coming early this year. Saturday, July 13, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. New Location: Sears parking lot, Route 28, behind the Cape Cod Mall in Hyannis. View event flyer. Do you have a service related to the automotive community you would like to showcase? Why not be a vendor at our 20th Annual Blast From the Past. Due to contractual limitations with the new venue we regret we cannot accept vendors who are selling products to participants and spectators. View our vendor application.
July 14, 2013 - Bay State Antique Auto Club-Antique Car Show, Car Corral & Trading Bee Family Fun Day It all takes place at Endicott Estate, 656 East Street, Dedham, MA. For more information, visit www.bsaac.com/endicott.html.
Sunday, July 21, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm. - Codman Estate Antique Auto Show, Codman Estate, 34 Codman Road, Lincoln, Mass. Enjoy more than 300 classic and antique vehicles, music by the New Liberty Jazz Band, food concessions, family activities and tours of the Codman Estate at the annual Codman Antique Auto Show. Admission is $5, free to Historic New England members and children under twelve. $10 registration fee for vehicles, passengers are free. Classic and antique cars, trucks, motorcycles, and fire engines are welcome. Entrants receive show ribbon. Call 617-994-5900 ext. 5514, or e-mail Festivals for more information.
July 27, 2013 - Fender Bender Car & Bike Show Onset, MA. 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Car registration 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Rain or shine. Wrestling event, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information, call 508-295-1366.
July 27-28 - Misselwood Concours d'Elegance. Endicott College in Beverly, MA, is having two days of events on its campus. A Tour d'Elegance on Saturday, July 27 and the Concours on Sunday, July 28. Visit www.endicott.edu/concours.
August 16, 2013 - The Imperial Car Show. "A jam packed evening with fun for the entire family." 5:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m. in Mendon, MA on 52 acres. They will be providing visitors with maps! This event will be held rain or shine. For more information: www.imperialcarstheshow.com.
August 17, 2013 - West Barnstable Village Festival Car Show. West Barnstable Community Building from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. No Registration needed, more information to come.
August 18, 2013 - Dennis Antique Car Parade Begining at West Dennis Beach. Visit chamber for more information.
September 1, 2013 - Spindles Auto Club Car Show & Swap Meet. Marshfield Fairgrounds, Route 139 and 3A. 9:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. More information by e-mailing Spindlescarclub@yahoo.com.
September 7, 2013 - Windmill Weekend Antique Vehicle Show. 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. held at the Orleans/Eastham Elks Lodge, Route 6 and McKoy Road in Eastham.
September 7, 2013 - Cataumet Antique Auto Show & Picnic The Cataumet Schoolhouse presents the Antique Auto Show & Picnic from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at 1200 County Road in Cataumet. Rain date is Sunday, September 8, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. No registration required. No hot rods please. There will be lobster and chicken salad rolls, 1920s and 1930s jazz and a raffle. Call 774-269-3165 for more information.
September 15, 2013 Sunday, Cars & Copters - Plymouth Airport. Gates Open at 9:00 AM. This event is open to all makes and models. In the past there has been representation from European luxury cars to classic muscle to pre-WW2-era vehicles! A $10 donation per vehicle will be collected at the gate; Food, drinks, and other various items will be available for purchase from a wide array of vendors! Proceeds to benefit The Jimmy Fund
September 29, 2013 - DeSantis Chevrolet All Vehicle Car Show. Begins at 9:00 a.m. Trophies awarded at 3:00 p.m. For more information, please go to www.eastcoastcamaroclub.com and search the events tab for flyer with registration form. $12.00, preregistration by September 19; $15.00 day of show.
October 5 & 6, 2013 - Historic Route 6 Tour from Seekonk to Provincetown, MA. More information on route6tour.com/Route6massachusetts.htm.
BearskinNeck.net's Annual Fall Classic Car Show and Cruise Day is October 6, 2013 (Rain date October 20.) Event is on Blue Gate Lane in Rockport, Massachusetts. Staging for show cars starts at 9:00 a.m. The show is from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Awards and Raffle Prizes are at 2:00 p.m. followed by a parade through town. Registration is $5 to show your car and NO CHARGE for admittance. There will be music, food, fun, raffles, trophies to the best vehicles and more. First 50 registrations get a dash plaque. Pre-registration is now starting! www.bearskinneck.net/listings-fallclassic.html
October 13, 2013, Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. "Cruise to the Wreck" Cape Cod Classics Car Club Annual Fall Cruise In. Join us at this festive Fall classic down-Cape at Parker's Shipwreck Restaurant, Route 6, Eastham for an almost-end-of-season event. Sponsored by Jimmy Parker and The Shipwreck Restaurant. Enjoy free morning coffee/tea with donuts and muffins, music, great vehicles, conversation, lunch food discounts for participants and the famous "FALL CRUISE TO THE WRECK" dash plaque - 2013 edition. All type and style of vehicles are bikes are welcome.
October 19, 2013, Saturday: 14 Annual New England Speed Meeting ("The Gathering of the Faithful") 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. - PLUMB CORNER, (Rochester center) Rt. 105, Rochester, Massachusetts (GPS address: 565 Rounsville Road Rochester MA 02770). For All Types of Vintage Speed 4s, 6s, 8s, Flatheads, Nailheads, Hemis, Dragsters, Gassers, Vintage Stock Cars, Sprints, Midgets & Roundy Rounds, door prizes, coffee, donuts, great food, refreshments and old time fun! FREE. National Street Rod Association Inspections courtesy South Shore Street Rods. All proceeds from food sales go to the Rochester Lions Club. Tickets $10 each at the gate. For more information, contact Jack Wegman, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone 508-888-3103.
October 20, 2013, Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EASTHAM GIFT BARN & MINI GOLF TOURNAMENT, EASTHAM. Our annual fall family gathering. Bring the classic and the family to the Gift Barn for a Dash Plaque Cruise in, music, round of free mini golf, food discounts, raffle prizes music and more. Awards for low golf scores in Men, Women and Children categories AND the low golf score gets to have their classic on next year's dash plaque. Event is open to ALL—Club and non-members alike. Sponsored by Black Beauty Farms and Cape Cod Classics Car Club - in conjuction with Herb Stockford's Gift Barn.
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