65th Annual Vermont Antique & Classic Car Meet
The Vermont Auto Enthusiasts’ (VAE) signature annual event is the Vermont Antique and Classic Car Meet. This year’s 65th annual show will be held at Farr Field, just two miles west of Waterbury Village on US Rte. 2. Held each year on the second weekend in August, this year’s dates are Friday the 12th through Sunday the 14th. View the show’s full event schedule.
Show highlights include a car corral, a huge automotive flea market, the Show car parade through downtown Waterbury, and the judged show. Car classes include military, street rods and motorcycles. Added special events feature Vintage Fashion Judging, Hot Wheels and valve cover racing. Unique and popular is the Crafter’s Tent featuring Vermont Artisans and their creations for sale. Sunday focuses on judging followed by Award presentations.
Proceeds from the show are used to support Vermont Auto Enthusiast’s education programs which encourage and recognize student achievement in automotive technical programs. VAE’s Golden Wrench Award and Skills USA support recognize outstanding students at the high school, level, whereas scholarship awards to Vermont Technical College helps deserving students complete education at the associate degree level.