Aug 05 2011

Hear the Black Beast Roar on the Motor Parkway from Hauppauge to Lake Ronkokoma This Sunday


The Black Beast will be on the Long Island Motor Parkway this Sunday, participating in the First Annual Motor Parkway "Sunday Drive to Lake Ronkonkoma" Parade and Car Show.


The parade will begin at 9:30 AM at the Hyatt Regency Long Island in Hauppauge (1717 Motor Parkway).

 


 

The Parade will end at a car show in Raynor County Park, near the sites of the Motor Parkway's Lake Ronkonkoma Lodge, Petit Trianon and the Annex to the Petit Trianon.




 

The Annex to the Petit Trianon, designed by John Russell Pope, as seen in 1981 by Ron Ridolph....destroyed in 2006.



A 1925 survey of Lake Ronkonkoma showing the locations of the Motor Parkway, Petit Trianon and the Annex.



 


 

Last Sunday, Newsday published an article "Restoring a Heritage" on the Lake Ronkonoma event.



For more information, click on this link: First Annual Motor Parkway “Sunday Drive to Lake Ronkonkoma” Parade and Car Show


Links to related posts on VanderbiltCupRaces.com:

Archives: Long Island Motor Parkway Lake Ronkonkoma

Archives: Long Island Motor Parkway- Suffolk County








Enjoy,


Howard Kroplick




Featured Upcoming Automotive Events:

-First Annual Motor Parkway “Sunday Drive to Lake Ronkonkoma” Parade and Car Show -Sunday, August 7, 2011- Hear and See the Black Beast Roar!

-Poker & Burger Run, Commack, Sunday August 7, 2011

-Still Cruisin Car Show and Street Fair, Sayville, Sunday, August 7, 2011


Calendar of 2011 Long Island Automotive Events

WBAB Long Island Car Club Event Calendar

2011 Long Island Cruises


Current Long Island Weather Forecast





 

If you wish to assist in projects the Motor Parkway, please join the Long Island Motor Parkway Preservation Society. Become a member by completing the information in this registration form and sending it to Howard@Kroplick.com . No fees are required-just energy and dedication. Current membership: 70


VanderbiltCupRaces.com on Facebook


Follow VanderbiltCupRaces.com on Twitter

Long Island Motor Parkway Facebook Page



Subscribe to the complimentary weekly VanderbiltCupRaces.com newsletter


VanderbiltCupRaces.com Subject Archives (Updated: August 2, 2011)

Archives Index


Blog Archives

2011

2010

2009

2008

Top 20 Posts of 2010

Most Popular Posts


Long Island Car Club Directory

Links to 69 Car Clubs (Updated: May 6, 2011)


Traffic Conditions

Long Island and New York


Current Red Light Cameras- Nassau and Suffolk Counties

125 Planned New Red Light Cameras



    See more:

Comments

Aug 09 2011 Maria Hansson 12:37 AM

Hello Howard,

I want to thank you for giving my husband Carlo a ride in the Alco-6 Racer! It made me happy to see him happy, I really appreciate it.

Sincerely,

Maria Hansson

Leave a Comment