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2018 Great Race

Join Cruisin 93.5 as we follow Peter Prescott and the Maine Boyz as they take part in the 2018 Great Race, traveling from Buffalo, New York to Halifax, Nova Scotia!

Maine Boyz sponsored by Emery's MeatsThe Great Race, the world’s premiere classic car rally, will bring more than 100 antique automobiles to Historic Downtown Gardiner and the Waterfront Park on Tuesday, June 26.

During the afternoon before the cars arrive at the finish line, support crews will be treated to a tour of Prescott’s private car collection and shop, which features one example of every flathead Ford convertible ever made. The collection and shop will also be open later in the evening for racers who want to enjoy it.

The day wouldn’t be complete without lots of great food vendors, a live radio remote, and a fireworks show over the river.

Great Race – Gardiner Schedule:

  • 2pm: Food Trucks arrive to keep you going until 9pm
  • 3pm: Classic Car Cruise-In at Waterfront Park. See some beautiful antique cars from all over the US!
  • 5pm: Great Race Cars arrive in downtown Gardiner. And they’re sticking around until 7pm, so don’t miss out on seeing some of the most awesome autos from history!
  • 9pm: Fireworks ~~~ SISS!! BANG!!!! BOOOOM!!!!!! ~~~

(*While Water St. will be closed for the day, there will be a car shuttle available from 3pm – 10pm)

To learn more about The Great Race, its history, routes, rules, and more, visit greatrace.com.

Stay tuned as we report on the crew’s progress!

The Maine Boyz

The “MAINE BOYZ” Car #78 – 1948 FORD

Sponsored by:

Harry J Smith Co Central Maine Disposal McCormack Building Supply Thompson VW Audi Mazda