Image by Andy Duback.

This year marks the 16th Shelburne Museum Classic Auto Festival, presented in collaboration with the Vermont Automobile Enthusiasts. To celebrate, the Festival’s Premier Event Sponsor, Shearer Chevrolet GMC, is sponsoring a contest to honor the rich history and role that classic vehicles play in our lives.

All registered participants are invited to share their vehicle’s story. Judges will select winning stories that reflect the vehicles’ connections to their owners and importance in their lives.

How to Enter:

  1. Fill out the 2019 Auto Festival Contest Form.
  2. Email the completed form before June 15 to
    Place finished forms under your vehicle’s front left windshield wiper by 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 15. Staff will be collecting completed forms at this time.

Winners Receive:

  • Grand Prize: $500
  • Five (5) honorable mentions: $100

Winners will be announced at the Festival reception on Saturday, June 15 at 6 p.m.

Staff and board members of Shelburne Museum and their families are not eligible. Entries will be disqualified if they are illegible or contain obscene language.