FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Mohawk Hudson Chapter of the Antique Outboard Motor Club Inc.
Announces Their 5th Annual Swap Meet Burnt Hills, NY on Saturday April 25, 2020
Contact: Michael Glenn
Address: 155 Foch Road, Scotia, NY 12302
Alternate Phone Numbers: 518-505-3558
Scotia, NY - Current President Michael Glenn announces that the 5th Annual Swap Meet of the Chapter will be held again this year at the Tupper Lake Municipal Park. The event is planned for June 12, 2021 and will be held on the property of the Town Park in Tupper Lake, New York. Attendees come from throughout the Northeast as well as local members and the general public is welcome to attend at no cost. There is no admission fee and no fee to display/buy/sell/trade.
The day is planned to begin at 9:00 AM as a casual open air event that is expected to last until 2:00 pm. The event includes the buying, selling and trading of antique and classic outboard motors, boats and related items from attendees/vendors. Additional vendors are welcome at no cost. The general public is welcome. There will be food available for a donation for morning coffee and donuts and lunch at noontime.
The swap meet is held in an Antiques Roadshow type atmosphere and interested parties can get parts, advice and resources for their old outboard motors and boats, as well as an outlet to bring their motors to put them in the hands of a collector who can restore it. There will be judging of motors in several categories.
The Chapter, organized in March of 2005 has experienced growth over the last 16 years.
For further news of the Mohawk Hudson Chapter of the AOMCI, please visit our website: https://mglen2.wixsite.com/mohawkhudsonchapter.
For information about the national organization, please visit their website at www.aomci.org.
The Antique Outboard Motor Club Incorporated (AOMCI) was founded in the 1950s to create a network of collectors and restorers of "Old Iron" (outboard motors dating back to the early days of motorized travel). Today, there are over 5,000 members in the organization, with a national board of officers who administer to membership, several publications and the web site of the club, all of which are highly utilized by the membership for the network of parts, motors and restoration services.