Story & photos by Bill Griffith, NEMPA. December is reserved for Santa Claus at NEMPA’s annual Christmas party, but July is when we and our guests get to enjoy New England’s famous lobster claws. The occasion is always NEMPA’s time-honored summer driving and eating gala known as the Ragtop Ramble & Crustacean Crawl. (more…)
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Ragtop Ramble brings ‘Hot Wheels’ to New England
With temperatures breaking 90 degrees even along the Maine coast, it was almost too warm to put the tops down, but NEMPA’s 16th annual Ragtop Ramble & Crustacean Crawl, July 17-18, drew some 60 members and guests, traveling in at least 32 cars, two vans and one boat. Happiness reigned. Photos by Bill Griffith, George Kennedy, […]
Ragtop Ramble & Crustacean Crawl Registration Open
Part of last year’s fleet, lined up at the Larz Anderson Museum near Boston and awaiting drivers. Our signature event drew record attendance in both cars and people in 2012. NEMPA members, don’t be left out! The annual Ragtop Ramble & Crustacean Crawl will take place on July 18 and kick off with the Boston Harbor dinner […]
April 2013 President’s Letter
There’s a lot going on at NEMPA this spring
Record Ragtop Ramble & Crustacean Crawl Goes into the Books
NEMPA’s 15th Ragtop Ramble & Crustacean Crawl set all-time records for participation, with 44 cars divided among 70 people for the drive to Maine on Friday, July 20.
Another Ragtop Ramble Goes into the Books
For at least the 15th consecutive year, NEMPA’s Ragtop Ramble and Crustacean Crawl-our annual thank-you to the carmakers and agencies who work with us-took place in late July. The turnout, in cars and people, was as good as it’s ever been.