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Antique Car Rally at Old Sturbridge Village

Picture of Two Men Looking at an Antique CarOn Saturday June 13, 2015 Old Sturbridge Village (OSV) will host an antique car rally from 10 AM to 4 PM. The day will feature more than 100 antique cars spanning 50 years of automotive history. Cars at the rally are all from 1946 or before and will include:

  • A 1910 Stanley “Steamer”
  • A 1912 Oakland
  • A 1912 Buick
  • A 1914 Reo
  • A 1922 Hupmobile
  • 1927 and 1931 Chryslers
  • A 1936 Brewster
  • A 1938 Buick
  • A 1940 Chevrolet
  • A 1941 Cadillac
  • Fords from 1913 through the 1930s
  • . . . and more . . .

There will also be a grand procession of the vehicles through the village at 3:30 PM as a highlight to the day.

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Race of the Century this Weekend – Horses, Stage Coaches, Cars, and Airplanes in Races

The Collings Foundation will host its 4th annual Race of the Century this weekend (August 20 & 21, 2011) in Stowe, MA. They bill the event as “an an all out duel of transportation technologies.” The race features competitions between technologies from different eras. Races include:

  • A 1867 Concord Stage Coach against a 1904 Franklin Type A Roadster
  • A horse and cart against a 1906 Stanley Steamer
  • A 1914 Stutz Bearcat against a 1909 Bleriot Type XI Flying Machine
  • A 1937 Offy sprint car against a PT-17 Stearman bi-plane

The Collings Foundation’s collection of classic cars, race cars, military equipment and aircraft will be open for viewing. They will also be offering flights in their T-6 fighter trainer aircraft, PT-17 bi-wing trainer and New Standard bi-wing. Reservations are required for flights.

There is a pre-event party and personal tour of the Foundation’s collection on Friday August 19, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Reservations are necessary for the party. Call 800-568-8924 for party or flight reservations.

Admission is is $15 for adults and $10 for children 12 years and younger.

The Collings Foundation is located at 137 Barton Road in Stow, MA.

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Wings & Wheels – Stow, MA June 18 & 19, 2011

For 2012 see: 10th Annual Wings & Wheels Open House – Father’s Day Weekend, 2012

The Collings Foundation will host its 9th annual Wings & Wheels Open House this weekend (June 18 and 19, 2011) in Stow, MA. The open house will feature:

  • Aircraft displays including a TBM Avenger, Wright “Vin Fiz” replica, 1909 Bleriot, Fokker DR-I replica, PT-17 Stearman, Cessna UC-78 Bobcat, North American AT-6 Texan, Fiesler Fi-156 Storch, and a Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star.
  • An extensive automobile collection
  • Minicar Display
  • RC Aircraft
  • Tactical Robot Exhibition
  • Airplane Rides (advance reservations required)

This should be a fantastic event for the whole family.

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