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10 Best Auto Shows in Massachusetts!

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Massachusetts is home to some world-class auto shows that draw in thousands of devoted and eager spectators each year. Car enthusiasts from all over the state and New England gather at these car shows to browse fantastic displays of rare, historic, and beautifully-restored vehicles of all ages, makes, and models. The best auto shows in Massachusetts provide the most impressive and memorable vehicle displays while offering various activities like swap meets, raffles, silent auctions, and more.


The Boston Cup Classic Car Show, Boston, MA

Recognized as one of the country’s top five classic car shows, The Boston Cup draws in over 30,000 attendees and 1,000 VIPs at the Boston Common. This beloved annual car show continues to attract and delight car enthusiasts with beautiful classic cars from around the world. There are pre-war, post-war, and a select group of manufacturers showcasing new model vehicles.

Misselwood Concours d'Elegance, Beverly, MA

As one of the country’s most scenic concours shows, Misselwood Concours d’Elegance features a stunning display of automobiles and motorcycles in a spectacular oceanfront setting. This intimate show highlights an eclectic array of rare, historic vehicles while raising funds to benefit Endicott College student scholarships. The show has been held at the Misselwood Estates since 2010.

Marlboro Main Street Car Show, Marlborough, MA

As one of the city’s premier annual events, Marlboro Main Street Car Show welcomes a diverse array of vehicles including classics, hot rods, exotics, muscle, antiques, and more. Over 250 vehicles participate at this free-admission fundraising event, which benefits statewide charities. The show attracts over 1,000 spectators and takes place along Main Street with a unique backdrop of rick and brownstone buildings.

Nantasket Beach Car Show, Hull, MA

The Nantasket Beach Car Show takes place each September and showcases hundreds of antique, classic, and modern cars along Nantasket Avenue. This beachside car show benefits kids with cancer and attracts thousands of enthusiastic spectators annually. The event also offers trophy awards, a 50/50 raffle, and veterans’ resource fair.

Spindles Autofest, Marshfield, MA

Spindles Autofest is held each September at the Marshfield Fairgrounds and welcomes all makes and models of vehicles including race cars. The show features a swap meet, vendors, food, music, and more for car enthusiasts to enjoy. No pre-registration is required at this popular annual event, which is hosted by the country’s oldest continuously operating auto clubs.

Mustang & All Ford Car Show, New Bedford, MA

Classic muscle car lovers gather to check out popular Mustang and stand-out Ford models plus modern classics at the Mustang & All Ford Car Show. This free event is open to the public and features generations of iconic Ford Mustang models. Held in June at UMASS, this family-friendly event offers awards, refreshments, entertainment, and more.

Seekonk Speedway Classic Car Show & Go, Seekonk, MA

Held at the Seekonk Speedway each May, the Seekonk Speedway Classic Car Show & Go is an exciting annual event featuring free admission to watch the NASCAR divisions prepare for Opening Day. Trophies are awarded in eight categories at the show, and there’s also burnout drags on the track. Live entertainment, food, and drinks are also available.

Greg’s Restorations Annual Car Show & Swap Meet, Barre, MA

There’s something for all car enthusiasts at Greg’s Restorations Annual Car Show & Swap Meet, held at Felton Field each April. This outdoor event offers dozens of trophy classes, swap meet vendors, food, raffles, live music, and more. Bring the whole family and enjoy everything this laid-back car show has to offer.

Lenox Car Show, Lenox, MA

Enjoy a beautiful display of automotives at the Lenox Car Show, a newer outdoor event held in June in the municipal parking lot. This show features dozens of vintage and classic cars, which are judged based on category and class. Food is provided by the local fire department.

Brimfield Auto Show, Brimfield, MA

Held each October on Main Street, the annual Brimfield Auto Show features antique cars, muscle cars, classic trucks, custom cruisers, street rods, classic imports, and more. This local favorite event also offers food trucks, music, and over 80 trophies in over two dozen categories. All proceeds benefit the local firefighters association and Hitchcock Free Academy.

This text was created by the author with the assistance of GPT-3, a large-scale language generation model developed by OpenAI. The author reviewed, edited, and revised the draft language to their satisfaction and is fully responsible for the content of this publication.

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