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Friday, October 20, 2017
PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRANDDas Awkscht Fescht celebrated the Vintage Chevrolet Club of America at the 54th annual car show in Macungie Memorial Park Aug. 4 through 6. The event featured live music, crafts, fireworks and, of course, cars. ABOVE: An exemplar of a 1957 Chevrolet convertible looks ready for a road trip. PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRANDDas Awkscht Fescht celebrated the Vintage Chevrolet Club of America at the 54th annual car show in Macungie Memorial Park Aug. 4 through 6. The event featured live music, crafts, fireworks and, of course, cars. ABOVE: An exemplar of a 1957 Chevrolet convertible looks ready for a road trip.
Joe Medwick displays his 1970 Plymouth Road Runner. Joe Medwick displays his 1970 Plymouth Road Runner.
Highlights of the annual event include an open-air market where car enthusiasts can purchase parts and memorabilia. ABOVE: A display of vintage advertising signs recall halcyon days in automobile history. Highlights of the annual event include an open-air market where car enthusiasts can purchase parts and memorabilia. ABOVE: A display of vintage advertising signs recall halcyon days in automobile history.
Arthur Isenis displays his version of the General Lee, a 1969 Dodge Charger, featured in the television show The Dukes of Hazzard, which ran on CBS from 1979 to 1985. Arthur Isenis displays his version of the General Lee, a 1969 Dodge Charger, featured in the television show The Dukes of Hazzard, which ran on CBS from 1979 to 1985.
PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRANDVolunteers provide directions to participants. PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRANDVolunteers provide directions to participants.
LEFT: The band Flamin’ Dick and the Hot Rods perform Aug. 4 in the band shell at Macungie Memorial Park as part of Das Awkscht Fescht. See additional photos on Page A2. LEFT: The band Flamin’ Dick and the Hot Rods perform Aug. 4 in the band shell at Macungie Memorial Park as part of Das Awkscht Fescht. See additional photos on Page A2.

DAS AWKSCHT FESCHT

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 by The Press in Local News

‘See the U.S.A. (and Macungie) in your Chevrolet’