Shrewsbury – The Fraternal Order of the Eagles #4541 will hold its annual Classic Car Show “Meeting of the Minds” at the Hebert Candy Mansion, 575 Hartford Turnpike (Route 20), Sunday Aug. 18, from 9 – 3 p.m. The rain date is Sunday, Aug. 25.
The event is organized by Eagles” members Dan and Shelly Travers, in honor of Shelly's father, Donald P. Doherty, who passed away in 2002 from a brain aneurysm. All proceeds will go to the Brain Aneurysm Foundation.
All classes of vehicles are welcome at the car show, including antiques, classics, customs, low riders, muscle cars, specialty street rods, and motorcycles. Awards will be given to the top 15 cars and special commemorative dash plaques will be distributed to the first 100 entries.
The event will also feature a 50/50 raffle, live DJ, food and beverage vendors, and children's activities.
General admission is $3; seniors, $2; and under 12, free. For car entries, advance registration (by Aug. 5) is $10; $15 the day of the show. Registration will be held from 8-11 a.m. on the day of the event.
To pre-register, send check to Leicester/Spencer Eagles #4541, Attn.: Dan Travers, 34 Paxton Road, Spencer, MA 01562. For more information, contact Dan at 774-535-3273 or Shelly at 978-514-2132.