FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Sept 12, 2017
Public Relations Contact: Lisa Maloy
717-979-6002 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Grab the Wheel, Get the Feel!
Oct. 4 to 7, 2017
Hershey, PA. Hershey Region and the Antique Automobile Club of America welcome antique and classic car enthusiasts from all over the world to Hershey, PA for the Eastern Regional Fall Meet, October 4 to 7, 2017. Admission to the public for all events is free. Visit our flea market with 9,000 vendor spaces and over 1,000 cars for sale in the Car Corral, open dawn to dusk, Wed. thru Sat. Free programs for kids and adults!
Friday, Oct. 6, at 12:00 pm in front of the Giant Center, Juniors at Hershey and students from PA College of Technology will present an Automotive Education seminar for secondary students and adults. The program will include how to start a Model T Ford and driving instructions by Ron Smith, replacing the head gasket on a Model T Ford, and painting and welding simulations.
On Saturday, Oct. 7, 1,250 antique vehicles will enter the show field starting at 7:00 am, spectator’s welcome, and judging begins at 10:00 am. At 12:00 pm in front of the Giant Center, Juniors at Hershey present “80 Years of the Mopar 1937 to 2017”, where participants will learn about automobiles such as Chrysler, Desoto, Dodge, and Plymouth, under the Mopar badge. Youth are invited to help reassemble a Mini Indy car and experience the evolution of automobile tires, learning to how to inflate tires by using a hand pump.
Top 5 Reasons to Attend the AACA Eastern Fall Meet at Hershey
1. It’s the largest antique car show in the world!
2. Free admission
3. Antique race car driving
4. Over 9,000 flea market spaces
5. The largest collection of antique cars and parts for sale in one location!
Additional free programs scheduled: Thursday, Oct. 6, 7:00 pm, Old Time Movies, Music Box Theatre, Hersheypark; Friday, Oct. 7, 11:00 am, Race Car Condition Run, Hersheypark Stadium, and immediately following, the Hughes High Wheeler exhibition event; 7:00 pm, Friday Night Talent Show, Music Box Theatre, Hersheypark.
All events are held on the grounds surrounding Hersheypark and the Giant Center.
Interested in selling your antique car in the Car Corral? Limited registration, you must be an AACA member, will start Wed. at 9am during the event. For additional information, please visit our website at www.hersheyaaca.org or call 717-566-7720.