Antique cars congregate at Locust Grove

(Photo by Dion Ogust)

Poughkeepsie’s Locust Grove hosts a popular antique car show on Sunday, July 14. More than 300 cars will be on view throughout the beautiful grounds at Locust Grove, the mansion once home to artist and inventor of the telegraph Samuel F. B. Morse. The gates open at 8 a.m. for cars; visitors are free to arrive as early as 9 a.m. The promoters recommend arriving before 2 p.m. to view the most cars. Guests are invited to enjoy breakfast or lunch in the facility’s air-conditioned dining area, snacks on the grounds and music all day. Admission costs $8; children under 6 are admitted free.

Antique Car Show, Sunday, July 14, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $8, Locust Grove Estate, 2683 South Rd. (Rt. 9), Poughkeepsie, (845) 454-4500,