our News | 2009


The Monthly meeting of the Maritime Motorsports Hall Of Fame is held the first Monday of every month at 11:30 am. December meeting is on the 7th at 11:30. All members are welcome


With the Christmas holidays fast approaching, consider us as your facility to host your Christmas party. We have lots of space and still plenty of openings and our facility is steeped in history, nostalgia and culture. Check us out !!!


The 2009 Induction Ceremony has to be considered a resounding success. Photos from the event are here.


NOVEMBER 14th IS COMING FAST. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO ATTEND THE INDUCTION CEREMONY AND HAVE NOT MADE ARRANGEMENTS, CALL THE OFFICE OF MARITIME MOTORSPORTS HALL OF FAME AT 506-756-2110 TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT. CALL TODAY !!!



Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Maritime Motorsports Hall Of Fame's Grand Opening October 16, 2009. MP Rob Moore cutting the first ribbon, on the left Dupty Mayor Gerry Gogan, to the right MLA Wally Stiles and Pastor O'Blenis.

More photos from the grand opening are here.


Thursday October 15th article in the Moncton Times Transcript - click here

Petitcodiac – October 16, 2:00 pm the Maritime Motorsports Hall Of Fame Inc. will host the Grand Opening of its new 10,000 square-foot facility at 5 Hooper Lane, Petitcodiac, NB. The building will house a Municipal Visitor Information Centre, office, 2 conference rooms, full kitchen facilities and 4,400 sq.ft. of display area for the motor vehicles and historical information.

Representatives from the Federal Government and ACOA, Provincial Government, the Village of Petitcodiac and Ernie McLean for the Maritime Motorsports Hall Of Fame Inc. will be the dignitaries expected for the ribbon cutting ceremony, facility tour and reception.

The official ceremony celebrating the opening of the Maritime Motorsports Hall Of Fame building will begin at 2 pm with the cutting of the ribbons, a ribbon to represent all four organizations who have made this building possible, the federal government, provincial government, Village of Petitcodiac and the Maritime Motorsports Hall Of Fame Inc.

Everyone is welcome to attend this exciting event. This is a non-profit organization and it has taken years of hard work by many people to have this building to preserve and promote motor sports here in the Maritimes. Please come help us celebrate.


Atlantic Tiltload are the proud sponsors of this year's induction ceremony to be held at the Ramada Plaza Crystal Palace Hotel on Saturday November 14th, 2009







OPEN HOUSE AND VOLUNTEER PARTY

The "Open House" for residents of Petticodiac and surrounding area as well as the Volunteer Party were held recently. Both were a resounding success. Thank you to everyone involved !!!


THE 2009 INDUCTION CEREMONY

The 2009 Induction Ceremony will take place on Saturday, November 14th at the Ramada Plaza Crystal Palace Hotel (499 Paul St., Dieppe, NB).


THE LIST OF 2009 INDUCTEES HAS BEEN RELEASED

Bob Alcorn New Brunswick - Snowmobile
Allyn and John Armstrong Nova Scotia - Drag Racing / Car Builder
Kevin Burns (Posthumously) New Brunswick - Competitor / Builder
Debby Hallahan (Posthumously) Nova Scotia - Competitor Stock Car
Glen Hoar New Brunswick - Competitor Motocross and Cars
Ledwidge Family (Ernie, Cathy, Mike) Nova Scotia - Builder / Stock Car
Rollie MacDonald Nova Scotia - Competitor Stock Car
Toys for Big Boys New Brunswick - Promoters / Sponsors Bikes ( Fred and Larry Northrup)
Doug and Laura Parkman Prince Edward Island - Antiques
Alan Vincent Prince Edward Island - Competitor Stock Car


2009 4-WHEELER WINNER
The Maritime Motorsport Hall Of Fame is pleased to announce that Ken Cameron was the winner of the 2009 4-wheeler draw. Thanks to everyone for their support.


PETTY AUTOFEST HUGE SUCCESS
June 13 was a huge success with a large turnout of cars for the event. Thanks to all who participated. See pictures here.


PETTY AUTOFEST
Join us on June 13th! Sign-in starts at 9:00 and the show ends at 5:00pm. We welcome all Motor Sport Vehicles and spectators.