We are working on additional events, COVID permitting. Two we can mention briefly: one for a picnic at a lake in June and the second for a gathering on the Burlington waterfront in September. We will also be scheduling a cruise and other events once the weather breaks. Stay tuned.

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VAE Tour of Bennington area

July 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am - July 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

July 12th, Friday….Our multi-day tour of Bennington area.

Friday July 12
  • Arrive at Hemmings no later than 4:00PM so VAE cars can park together.
  • Hotel information to follow shortly. Make your own reservations.

Hotels across from Hemmings:
Mid-town Motel 107 Main street Reservations: 802 447 0189
Bennington Motor Inn 143 Main street Reserva-tions: 802 442 5479
Paradise Inn 141 Main street Reservations: 802 442 8351
There are also a number of chain motels in the very near vicinity. Google them for phone and reserva-tions.
Please RSVP NLT Wed of that week for Hemmings parking and food for Sat.
Kens Phone:518 423 7565 or email at kengypson@yahoo.com

Saturday July13
  • Meet at Hemmings no later than 9:00 to leave for Shaftsbury.
  • Visiting Carmen Auto Body: Bruce Carmen is a long time member of ACOT (vintage race car club) has collection of vintage open wheel race cars. He also is a skilled craftsman building period correct (50s-60s) hot rods mostly flat head powered from scratch. Of which he has several. He always has something in the process of being built.
  • After Bruce’s we will drive about 1/2 hour to Hamilton Hayes’ home for brunch and visit his collection of cars from Ts to Lincolns. (Hamilton is VAE member….look in the directory for his list of cars.)
  • Then you’re on your own to get back home. Let’s hope the weather is good and we get a good turn out.
Contact Ken Gypson – will need commitments by Wednesday of that week to get parking spaces at Hemmings and food for Saturday.


July 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am
July 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
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Vermont Auto Enthusiasts