Downtown New Britain Becomes Classic Car Showcase On Saturday

NEW BRITAIN - The Downtown District's 11th annual car show will be Sept. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Central Park.

There will be cars from every decade starting with the 1920s, organizers say.

Admission is free, and parking will be free in some local garages.

Organizers are running a 50/50 raffle, and will award a door prize every hour.

Twenty trophies will be awarded.

Proceeds benefit the New Britain Police Explorers youth group.

This year's honorary chairman is Orson "Roy" Rothkopf of Imperial Trophy & City Luggage.

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