The new Fairfield Lions Club Classic Car and Truck Show on Sunday October 10 at Squantz Pond
The calendar has moved to October, pumpkins and scarecrows are everywhere and the weather is starting to get cooler. All the trees around Candlewood Lake and Squantz Pond are filled with beautiful fall colors. This provides the perfect setting for the 28th Annual Classic and Custom Cars, Trucks and Motorcycles Show at the new Fairfield Lions Club at Squantz Pond State Park. Come to Squantz Pond on Sunday October 10the to view hundreds of classic cars, trucks and motorcycles of different makes, models and years. Doors open at 9:00 a.m. and the tour begins at 10:00 a.m. Registration from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Judging will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. All trophies will be awarded from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. There will be trophies awarded for 1st & 2sd Place in each class. Trophies will also be awarded to vehicles that have driven the longest distance to participate and the best representation of the automobile club and, of course, the President’s Choice Award. (In case of rain, the Auto Show Rain Date is scheduled for October 17e).
Food and refreshments will be available for purchase at the Lions Club Food Tent and a variety of other vendors will display their products for you to view and purchase as well.
Every year, it’s fun to see the many familiar faces of car owners, and onlookers, who come from all over Connecticut, New York and Massachusetts and even some from farther afield.
Admission for spectators is $ 5.
If you wish to register your classic car or truck at the show, a registration fee of $ 20 is charged for the presentation of your vehicle.
The Auto Show is the 2sd The New Fairfield Lions Club’s largest fundraiser and all net proceeds go to the many programs, organizations and charities we sponsor in New Fairfield and the Greater Danbury area. The New Fairfield Lions Club sponsors events for seniors, pediatric eye screening, CRIS radio for the hearing impaired, scholarships for high school students, the Boy Scouts of America and several other youth and sports organizations. We are also proud sponsors of our young Lions in our middle and high school, the New Fairfield Leos Club.
We hope you will come support the New Fairfield Lions Club and let all owners of these beautiful vehicles know that people love to see the fruits of their labor in maintaining or restoring these beautiful vehicles.
As always, if you or someone you know enjoys helping others in need and giving back to the community, then the Lions Club is for you! Don’t hesitate to ask one of our Lions Club members to invite you to attend one of our events or dinner meetings. See you on 2sd and 4e Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at Biscotti’s Restaurant in New Fairfield, CT. We will have a membership and information table at the auto show that you can visit and see “What we’re doing for you in New Fairfield”. For more information, please visit our website at: www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/newfairfieldct or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/NewFairfieldLionsClub