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Historic Festival 38 at Lime Rock Park CANCELLED
September 3, 2020 - September 7, 2020
Now in its 38th year, the Historic Festival at Lime Rock Park has been a time-honored tradition since 1982. Enjoy vintage car racing at its best.
July 20, 2020 Update: Lime Rock Park’s Historic Festival 38 & Sunday in the Park was cancelled
The event opens on Thursday, September 3, 2020, with the Vintage Race Car & Sports Car Parade presented by Salisbury Bank. This 17-mile tour through the local towns culminates in a free street fair in the charming town of Falls Village. Then continue your nostalgic journey through time and enjoy three days of authentic vintage car racing with practice and qualifying on Friday, Sept. 4, and a full day of racing on Saturday, Sept. 4 and Labor Day Monday, Sept. 7.
On Friday, Saturday and Monday, the Festival is in full swing with open paddocks, three concession stands, book and poster signings, vintage hat showcases, the Harpoon beer tent, food trucks and vendors on The Midway, the Kids Club area, unique merchandise in the Lime Rock Store, and the Swap Meet with car parts and unique automotive collectibles.
Of the Festival’s highlights, the Sunday in the Park Concours d’Elegance and Gathering of the Marques brings nearly 1,000 motorcars and motorcycles to the track on Sunday, Sept. 6. Stroll the Park and tap into your inner car enthusiast as you admire rare and exotic historic and vintage cars.
The event will include fundraising efforts to support Lime Rock Park’s 2020 Official Charity: Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter.