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2024 Meet Sheet

Some dates are still to be confirmed. They will appear as XX and listed as place holders

Mar 16-17: 2023 NEC Winter Banquet, Deerfield, MA: We will meet at the Red Roof Inn (9 Greenfield Rd, South Deerfield, MA 01373) on Saturday, March 16 around 3 PM Pool side. The Red Roof has reserved a selection of rooms from $124 for a King or $120 for 2 Queens before taxes. This includes fridge and microwave. You must call 1-800-733-7663 before February 16, 2024, use Reference #B289NEC316 to reserve your room. As per last year please bring snacks, preferred beverage and we’ll collect $ and send out for Pizza around 6:00 for Saturday evening dinner. Sunday some of us will enjoy breakfast at Williams Sugar House (on your own). We’ll then go to The Deerfield Inn (81 Old Main St, Deerfield, MA, 01342) for Dinner. The Inn is handicap accessible. The club is subsidizing $10 per member max $20 for 2 members.

Arrive between 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm. Lunch will be serviced at 1:00 pm.

The club is subsidizing $10 per member max $20 for 2. Each meal is $62 for Non-NEC Members and $52 for NEC members. Choose from:

  1. Beef & Leeks
  2. Herb Crusted White Fish
  3. Slow Roasted Turkey

Each meal comes with cheese and cracker platter, a baby green salad, and seasonal sides. Coffee/Tea, bread/butter and Seasonal Fruit Crisp are also included.

Bring something nice for a Raffle!

Send order details and a check payable to The New England Chapter HET Club to by March 9, 2004 to:

Jerre & Patti Hoffman
27 Howard St
Chicopee, MA 01013

Please make a note of what you want.


Jun 15-16: Inaugural Bay State Motor Festival, Framingham, MA:

The two day Festival begins on Saturday, June 15, with the Framingham History Center presenting two lectures exploring the history of automobiles made in Framingham. One lecture will feature the little-known “Bay State” automobile, manufactured in Framingham from 1922-1925, Another will explore Framingham’s GM plant history (1946-1989) from the perspective of its employees – many still living in the region.

On Sunday, June 16, the Festival will present a car show at the historic Cushing Memorial Park, with hundreds of automobiles ranging from classics to modern marvels. Visitors that day will enjoy an interactive “Made in Massachusetts” car exhibition featuring Framingham-built Oldsmobiles, Pontiacs, Buicks and Chevys, and the sole surviving Bay State sedan; Springfield-built Rolls-Royces, Brewsters, and Indian motorcycles; Boston 1792 Thayer Hand Pumper; Waltham-built Metz, Stanley Steamer and Orient bike and buckboards; Natick-built Northway trucks; Amesbury-built Bailey Electrics; and others. 

2023 Meet Sheet

Some dates are still to be confirmed. They will appear as XX and listed as place holders

Mar 25-26: 2023 NEC Winter Banquet, Deerfield, MA: We will meet at the Red Roof Inn (9 Greenfield Rd, South Deerfield, MA 01373) on Saturday, March 25 around 3 PM Pool side. The Red Roof has reserved a selection of rooms from $119.70 for a King or $116.10 for 2 Queens before taxes. This includes fridge and microwave. You must call 1-800-733-7663 before February 25th, 2023, use Reference #B289NECHUD to reserve your room. As per last year please bring snacks, preferred beverage and we’ll collect $ and send out for Pizza around 6:00 for Saturday evening dinner. Sunday some of us will enjoy breakfast at Williams Sugar House (on your own). We’ll then go to The Deerfield Inn (81 Old Main St, Deerfield, MA, 01342) for Dinner. The Inn is handicap accessible. The club is subsidizing $10 per member max $20 for 2 members.

Arrive between 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm. Lunch will be serviced at 1:00 pm.

The club is subsidizing $10 per member max $20 for 2. Each meal is $60 for Non-NEC Members and $50 for NEC members. Choose from:

  1. Beef & Leeks
  2. Herb Crusted White Fish
  3. Slow Roasted Turkey

Each meal comes with cheese and cracker platter, a baby green salad, and seasonal sides. Coffee/Tea, bread/butter and Seasonal Fruit Crisp are also included.

Bring something nice for a Raffle!

Send order details and a check payable to The New England Chapter HET Club to by March 10, 2003 to:

Jerre & Patti Hoffman
27 Howard St
Chicopee, MA 01013

Please make a note of what you ordered for your own personal records. As a reminder, you can bring your annual NEC Dues with you.


May 18-20: 2023 Eastern Regional Meet, Lake George, NY: 

The Hudson Mohawk and New England Chapters are pleased to announce that the 2023 Eastern regional will be held May 18-20 in Lake George, NY at the Comfort Inn 4054 NY-9L, E Shore Dr., Lake George, NY 12845. The phone number is (518) 668-4884. When you call to register at the hotel please let them know you are with the Hudson Car Club – rates are $99 Thursday and $119 on Friday & Saturday (does not includes taxes). This Hotel is about ¾ mile from Interstate 87. 

Eastern Regional Registration is $15. Registration form available here.

Friday we’ll tour to the Saratoga Auto Museum, there will be a $10 admission. We plan to leave as a group around 11 with Lunch on your own in Saratoga: https://www.saratogaautomuseum.org/

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurants-g48562-zfp30-Saratoga_Springs_New_York.html

We’re working with a local caterer for Saturday dinner at the Hotel, getting our own private room for HET Eastern regional meeting. Dinner should be about $45 per person; dinner rolls, salad, vegetable medley, mac & cheese, Chicken Marsala, sliced London Broil and dessert.

Lake George offers all sorts of fun things to do. If you arrive early on Thursday, the Hemmings cruise night is about an 1 ½ hour drive (60 miles away) in Bennington VT.

Handicap accessible Hotel, Trailer parking next street over. Any questions please contact Jerre Hoffman [email protected] (413) 594-2368


May 21 – 12th Annual Boothe Memorial Park Antique & Classic Car Show: 5744 Main Street Putney, Stratford, CT 06613. Event from 9am to 4pm.

Beautiful Park setting car show presented by the Port 5 Naval Veterans of Bridgeport, CT. This is an Official Connecticut Cruise News Ring Event with 10 Rings to be awarded as well as many Special Awards and Field Trophies.

$15 per show vehicle – no cut-off year!

The Ladies Auxiliary will have a bake sale and a large selection of raffle baskets with fabulous prizes. Food sold will include egg sandwiches, hot dogs, hamburgers, and other hot sandwiches.

The Park has many free events from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Features blacksmithing, model trains, art show, rose garden, live music, demonstrations and tours of historic buildings. Photos from previous shows can be viewed at ctseaportcarclub.com. General admission free to the public. Fun for the entire family! For info: Call John Buehler 203-650-2009 or email [email protected] or www.portfiveusa.com/carshow


June 18 – Father’s Day Car Show Hosted by the Holliston Historical Society: 547 Washington St (rt. 16), Holliston, Mass. 8AM to 10 AM. Free to all cars and motorcycles of interest. Trophies. Full breakfast & snacks available.


Jun 25 – Annual McWalter Family Meet: 178 Leominster Rd. Lunenburg, MA. Burgers and dogs will be provided by the hosts. Please bring a dish to share. The meet will start at around 11:00 AM and at 2:15 PM we’ll head to Cherry Hill Ice Cream at 826 Leominster Rd, Lunenburg, MA. Please RSVP to Grace at [email protected] or call 508-843-8510 to let her know that you’ll be attending so she can plan appropriately.


Jul 9 – Endicott Estate/ Bay State Antique Auto Club Show, Dedham, MA:  https://www.bsaac.com. $20 pre-registration, $25 show date registration. $5 for spectators. 7am to 2pm. 656 East Street, Dedham, MA, 02026. Pre registration ends June 12: https://www.bsaac.com/news-info/endicott-show-pre-registration-form


Jul 10-14 – 62nd HET International Meet: Chateau on the Lake, 415 N State Hwy 265, Branson, MO 65616. Details can be found on the HET website here.


Jul 23 – Firestone/Gasper Meet, Manchester, CT: Join us at Gaspers Automotive Restoration at 330 Main Street, Manchester, CT 06040. Burgers, dogs, and drinks will be provided. Please bring a dish to share and a chair (if you have one). Meeting from 10am-2pm. Gaspers specializes in the restoration of antique fire trucks.

For Questions, reach out to Ed Firestone (860-888-9630) or John Gasper (860-205-1142).


Jul 28-29 – 25th Annual Rambler Regional & Reunion Car Show and Swap Meet, Boxboro, MA: Hosted by the 4 Seasons Rambler Club at the Boxboro Regency Hotel & Conference Center. Welcome all AMC, Rambler, Nash, Hudson, Metropolitan, and pre-’88 Jeep, plus Chrysler Corp cars (1980 and earlier). Show cars $15, vending and spectators are free. Additional details: http://www.amcrc.com/4s/


Aug 6 – 22th Annual Cruising on Main Street – Main Street, Manchester, CT. 10AM to 3PM. $10 per car, free for spectators. The facebook page has the most up-to-date information. The website will be updated shortly. 1987 and prior. Rain date Aug 14. For any questions, reach out to Ed Firestone at 860-888-9630 or [email protected]. Additional information is available here


Aug 26 – Connecticut Chapter of American Motors Owners Association (CAMO) 28th Annual Regional Meet: Southington Drive-In – 995 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Southington, CT. Registration 8am-11:30. Car show 9am-2:30pm. Free vending.  Flyer Details. All cars must have fire extinguisher. Registration form available March 2023.


Sep 9 – Cataumet Schoolhouse Antique Auto Show, Bourne, MA: 12PM to 4PM, The Cataumet Schoolhouse presents the 15th Annual Antique Auto Show and Picnic. Come and enjoy the ambiance of a 19th Century one room schoolhouse featuring and array of old automobiles, 1920’s Jazz and the Barking Claw Food truck with lobster rolls. 1200 Country Rd, Cataumet, MA 02534. Free admission. Rain date is Sept 10. For questions, contact Ben Joyce at 774-269-3165.


Sep 10 – Maine Classic Car Museum, Arundel, ME: Join us for an afternoon visiting one of Maine’s best orphan car museums. Cost is $10 per person. Arrive between 11:00-11:30. We will bring in lunch (pizza) and drinks at 12:30PM compliments of the chapter. If you have special dietary requirements, you may need to bring your own food. Please bring a chair to sit on as we’ll do lunch outside in the court yard. After lunch, you can continue to walk the museum or head home. 2564 Portland Road (US Route 1), Arundel, Maine 04046.  Please RSVP by Sept 6 so we can get an accurate count. Call Greg at 781-438-1462. Museum website here


(New Date) Oct 15 – Webers’ Annual Meet / Business Meeting,  North Attleboro, MA:  From the North: Take 1-95 south to Exit 8, US RT 1S, (Gillette Stadium); Follow US Rt. 1 South past the Stadium to Route 106. Turn right on Route 106 toward Plainville Center. NOTE: RT. 106 ends. Go straight across onto West Bacon Street. Follow West Bacon Street for about 1 mile. This street bears to the left twice. (NOTE: West Bacon St. becomes West Street in North Attleboro. Weber’s driveway is on the left. Just past the old stone railroad abutments. HET signs will be posted. If you come to a stop sign, you have passed the driveway. The address is 183 West Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760.

  • Bring you own chairs. I can supply tables for family groups.
  • Hot dogs and condiments will be provided. Please bring a dish to share.

The Webers can be reached at 508-695-6592.


Oct 21 – Larz Anderson Extinct Car Day, Brookline, MA: 15 Newton St., Brookline, MA. https://larzanderson.org/2022lawnevents/extinctcarday/ 9AM to 1PM. $25 per vehicle including driver + $10 for additional passengers. Spectators – Adults $12, Seniors, Children $7. Session 2 will open once all the slots for the morning session have filled to ensure a full lawn at both sessions.


More to come… Last updated 01/28/2024