IPSWICH, MA — Join The Trustees and the Vintage Sports Car Club of America for an exciting new event featuring pre-WWII cars competing in times races on Sun., October 17, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Castle Hill on the Crane Estate, 290 Argilla Road in Ipswich, MA. Come for the day and enjoy live music, food trucks, a bootlegger’s garden and picnicking on the lawn! Schedule a thirty-minute guided Great House tour set in 1929. A Crane maid or footman will show you guest and family rooms. Advance tour reservations and additional fee are required.
Pre-order a picnic lunch from Ferreira Foods and pick it up onsite. Ferreira Foods and Riverview Pizza will sell sandwiches, salads, pizza, sweets, and hot beverages throughout the day. True North Ales and Mill River Winery will sell ale and wine at the bootlegger’s garden.
Cars will race in the morning and again in the afternoon with a midday lunch break when the autos will be on display in the Great House forecourt. Designated viewing spots will allow spectators to safely watch the races.
Advance event reservations are recommended. Costs for non-members are $28.00 for adults, $15.00 for children; children 5 and under are free. To register, go to www.thetrustees.org/event/67576.