News Advisory and Photo
Opportunity: Public Invited to a Classic Car "Cruise-In"
August 10, 2005
The public is cordially invited to a classic
car "Cruise-In" to enjoy some summer fun. The Massena Olde Car Club will
be showcasing some of its members’ cars at the New York Power
Authority’s Hawkins Point Visitors Center at the St. Lawrence-FDR Power
Project on Saturday, August 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Plenty of parking will be available for visitors,
who will have an opportunity to vote for the Spectators Choice Award, by
selecting their favorite vintage car.
Before, after or while at the “Cruise-In,” the
public is also invited to see the wide array of interactive energy
exhibits at NYPA’s newly constructed $5 million visitors center, and
enjoy the panoramic views of the power dam from Hawkins Point.
EVENT: Classic Car “Cruise-In” at NYPA’s
Hawkins Point Visitors Center
DATE: Saturday, August 13
TIME: 10:00 a.m. (Visitors Center open
normal business hrs. 9 a.m. -5 p.m. )
ADMISSION: Free admission to the “Cruise-In.” Admission is always free to the Hawkins Point Visitors Center
DIRECTIONS: From Massena: Take State Route 37 east
to Route 131 (across from St. Lawrence Centre Mall), turn left and
proceed through the Eisenhower Lock tunnel. Then take the second right
onto Robinson Bay Road and continue for two miles. Turn left onto
Hawkins Point Road and follow the entrance road to the visitors center.
CONTACT: Carol Simpson, Community Relations,
regional manager, NYPA, at (315) 764-0226, ext. 304, or (800) 262-NYPA,
if calling from New York State.