Jul 23 2010

Updates: News Articles, Local Car Shows and Automotive Events


News Articles

The Exhibit "Cars, Culture and the City" was selected as a best bet by Bloomberg.com this week.



 

The exhibit and the Long Island Motor Parkway were discussed in the July 19th New York Times article "The Anatomy of a Citywide Traffic Jam".


New Website Feature

Index: Slideshows- "Black Beast" Automotive Events



Blog Updates

-July 24, 2010:Time Beacon Record's Juy 22, 2010 article on the Port Jefferson Hill Climb



 

-July 23, 2010: Solution to the Mystery Photo Contest #4



An updated list of local car shows and automotive events through October 2010. *Alco "Black Beast" events
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July/August 2010

Saturday, July 31, 2010

-Huntington Porsche & Metro NY Porsche Club of America Annual Concours d'Elegance & Barbecue,855 E. Jericho Turnpike, Huntington Station, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Sunday, August 1, 2010

-Bald Hill New York AutoFest , Bald Hill, Farmingville. To benefit Nassau County Sheriff Officers Widow's and Children's Fund. 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM

-Flowerfield Summer Car Show and Swap Meet, 199 Mills Pond Road, St. James, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

-Advance Auto Car Show, 56 Merrick Rd., Valley Stream, Hosted by Hempstead Plains Region AACA, Contact: Bobby Wright 516-889-1089,10:00 AM

-Boy Scout Troop 800 Third Annual Car Show & Craft Fair Fundraiser, Knights of Columbus Hall, 313 Frowein Road, Center Moriches, 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM

-Police Surgeons Benevolent Car Show benefitting St. Anthony's High School and Knights of Columbus charities, St. Anthony's High School, 275 Wolf Hill Road, S. Huntington, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Wednesday, August 4, 2010

-The Alco "Black Beast" will be on display at the Garden City Toll Lodge, home of the Garden City Chamber of Commerce building, 230 Seventh Street, Garden City, from 10:00 AM to Noon.


Saturday, August 7, 2010

-Car Show, at Briarcliffe College, next to Firehouse, Steward Ave., Bethpage. , Hosted by Bethpage Fire Department, Contact: Bob Jeeper 516-433-7930 , 9:00 AM.


Sunday, August 8, 2010

-Vanderbilt Timed Demonstration Runs and Concours de Provenance*, southwest parking lot of Roosevelt Field Mall, near the Stewart Avenue entrance.

-Sayville Village Main Street Festival & Car Show. Hosted by Still Cruisin’ Car Club & Greater Sayville Chamber of Commerce. Contact: Ish Castillo 631- 205-0510 mrish1947@yahoo.com, 7:00 AM

-Car Show, Hagerman Fire Department, Montauk Highway, East Patchogue. Hosted by East End Olds Club. John Kleedorfer 631-208-9444 max22447@optonline.net , 9:00 AM



Sunday, August 15, 2010

- Nassau County Executive's 1st Annual Cruise to the Show Parade & Car Show*, 9:00 AM Cruise south on Washington Avenue and East on Stewart Avenue toward Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM Car Show at Eisenhower Park

-Frank Bigelow Memorial Car Show & Fundraiser, St. John the Baptist, Montauk Highway, West Islip. Hosted by Still Cruisin’ Car Club. Contact: Ish Castillo, 631-205-0510 mrish1947@yahoo.com, 9:00 AM



Friday, August 20, 2010

-Art Night Schenectady*, The "Black Beast" returns to the headquarters of the American Locomobile Company, 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM.


Saturday, August 21, 2010

-ATA British Motorfest* ,Saratoga Automobile Museum, Saratoga, NY, Presented by the Adirondack Triumph Association, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

-Caring Bridge Show, PEP Boys, Sunrise Highway, Patchogue. Hosted by Impressive & Aggressive Motor Club, Contact: Tom Driscoll 631-902-1522 tdriscoll@optonline.net, 9:00 AM

-Classic Car Show, Sponsored by Southampton Historical Museum, Meeting House Lane, 11:00 PM to 4:00 PM

-Mount Equinox Hill Climb, Manchester, Vermont


Sunday, August 22, 2010

-30th Annual Vanderbilt Invitational Concours, Suffolk Conty Vanderbilt Museum, Centerport, Hosted by: MG Car Club, Long Island Centre, For info contact: Vince Pina, 516-293-4951, vping@optonline.net

-Car Show ,Hosted by LI Chevy Owners Association, VFW Post 8300, 330 Dunton Avenue, East Patchogue.Contact: Waren 631-879-5139 wd50@optonline.net , Noon

-Car Show, Hosted by Wantagh Hook, Ladder & Engine Co #1, Wantagh LIRR parking lot @ Park Avenue. Contact: Joe Gross, 516-216-2721 pepzfmm@optonline.net, 9:00 AM

-Mount Equinox Hill Climb, Manchester, Vermont



Saturday, August 28, 2010

-Demonstration Day "Bentley Boys", Simeone Museum, Philadelphia, PA, Noon to 1:20 PM


Saturday, August 28, 2010 to Sunday, August 29, 2010<?P>

-Hollywood Star Car Show, Cradle of Aviation Museum, East Garden City, Sponsored by the Cradle of Aviation and the Autoseum, featuring George Barris. 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM


Sunday, August 29, 2010

-Car Show, Tanger Outlets, Deer Park, NY, Hosted by LI Street Machines , Contact: Joe Guercio, 516-652-7174 LT1V8@man.com, 9:00 AM<?P>

-Swap Meet/Car Show, Bohaty Field Sagath Day Path, Huntington, NY (Lions Northport/Centerport) hosted by Fabulous 50‘s & 60’s Nostalgia Car Club. Contact: Howie 631-269-1091, 8:00 AM

-Car Show, Cedarhurst Park. Hosted by Hempstead Plains Region AACA , 10:00 AM

-Car Show & Nitro Cacklefest,West Babylon, East Neck Auto Service, 89 Rt. 109. Hosted by Pacers Car Club and East Neck Auto. Contact: John Carrechia, 631-321-7434 sales@eastneckautoservicepacersauto@gmail.com, 10:00 AM


September 2010

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

-St. Albans Veterans Hospital Car Show, Linden Blvd, Queens. Hosted by Greater NY Region AACA. Contact: Paul Parnes, 718-217-2220 ppa090544@verizon.net , 9:00 AM


Sunday, September 5, 2010

-Blast from the Past 7th Annual Car Show, West Islip Library Field, 3 Higbie Lane, West Islip. Hosted by: LI Road Gents, Contact: Ray Rendina, 516-523-7130 Rayr1953@yahoo.com, 8:00 AM


Sunday, September 12, 2010

-The LI Moose Classic Car Club's 10th Anniversary Show*, Mattituck. To benefit the Loyal Order of Moose, Lodge, #1742.

-L.I. Cruizin' for a Cure 2010, Capital One Bank, 275 Broadhollow Road, Melville, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

-Sagamore Hill Car Show, Horseless Carriage Club, Contact Ed Labounty 1-631-751-6173

-Car Show/Swap Meet & Fire Truck Muster, Tanner Park, hosted by Kiwanis Club of Copaigue, Contact: Phil Guerra, 561-647-2754 philcarshow@optonline.net <?P>


Saturday, September 25, 2010

-Demonstration Day "Bugatti Day", Simeone Museum, Philadelphia, PA, Noon to 1:20 PM


Sunday, September 26, 2010

-Great Neck Autofest*, Great Neck Plaza


October 2010

Saturday, October 2, 2010<?P>

-7th Annual Bridgehampton Road Rally, Sponsored by the Bridgehampton Historical Society, Featuring cars that raced on the streets of Bridgehampton and classic pre-1959 cars.


Sunday, October 3, 2010

-Hallockville Car Show, Hallockville Farm, Sound Avenue, Riverhead, Hosted byPeconic Bay Region AACA, Contact George: 1-631-727-3097



Saturday, October 23, 2010

-7th Annual Vanderbilt Centennial Celebration- Day 1*:Street Rods, Modified, Custom, Motorcycles Cradle of Aviation, Charles Lindbergh Boulevard, Garden City, Presented by Vanderbilt Centennial Celebrations and the Long Island Sound Region of CCCA, 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Contact Jim Barnes 1-917-681-4274 and Guy Frost (Time Trial Demonstrations) 1-516-621-2745. Vendors welcome, contact Seamus Keane at COA 516-572-4111.

-Demonstration Day "Nurburging", Simeone Museum, Philadelphia, PA, Noon to 1:20 PM


Sunday, October 24, 2010

-7th Annual Vanderbilt Centennial Celebration- Day 2*: Vintage, Classic and Pre-War Trucks, Fire Trucks and Police Cars, Cradle of Aviation, Charles Lindbergh Boulevard, Garden City, Presented by Vanderbilt Centennial Celebrations and the Long Island Sound Region of CCCA, 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Contact Jim Barnes 1-917-681-4274 and Guy Frost (Time Trial Demonstrations) 1-516-621-2745. Vendors welcome, contact Seamus Keane at COA 516-572-4111.



Exhibits

Ongoing until August 8, 2010, Exhibition "Cars, Culture and the City", Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd St.


Riverhead Raceway 2010 Schedule


Long Island Cruise Nights




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