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Caffeine & Carburetors Events

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Due to poor field conditions at Waveny Park, Caffeine & Carburetors has made the difficult decision to cancel the event planned for Sunday, October 22nd. We appreciate your support, passion and enthusiasm and look forward to seeing you in 2024!

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Caffeine & Carburetors Events

Caffeine & Carburetors is the premier event series for automotive enthusiasts, collectors and burgeoning fans. Hosted by Zumbach’s Gourmet Coffee in New Canaan, CT, C&C events draw an extensive variety of cars across every category, and have earned a reputation as the place to see some of the most unique, rare and ‘cool’ cars in the world. 

What began as a passion project among friends, has evolved into highly anticipated seasonal events that are supported by an evergreen and growing community. C&C events take place on Sundays, from about 8 am-11:30 am. There is no jury and events are free for all. 

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2023 Caffeine & Carburetors Event Schedule

May 21, 2023, Pine Street, New Canaan
Sept 17, 2023, Pine Street, New Canaan
Oct. 22, 2023, Waveny Park, New Canaan

Waveny Event Parking Map

View the event parking map below and download a copy to print.

Event Parking Map

View the event parking map below and download a copy to print.

Downtown Parking Map

Click icons on the map below to find out where to park.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is your next event?
The approved schedule is always listed on our homepage, and the next upcoming event on our Facebook Events Page.

What time do the events start? When do they end?
Events start at 8am and wrap up at 11:30am.

By directive of the Town of New Canaan, in the interest of pedestrian safety, all exhibiting vehicles will be required to remain for the entire Caffeine & Carburetors event duration from 8:00-11:30am. Early departures of exhibiting vehicles will be prohibited. Please plan accordingly!

Where do your events take place?
“Downtown” events are on Pine Street and Elm Street in New Canaan. Spectators please park in the lot on Elm Street across From Karl Chevrolet.

“Waveney Park” events are at Waveny Park in New Canaan. Spectators please park in the New Canaan high school lot on Farm Road

What does it cost to attend as a spectator?
Nothing, it’s free!

What does it cost to bring a car?
Nothing, it’s free!

Do I have to register in advance?
No. All are welcome. 

Can I bring my…?
If you’ve been to our gatherings, you know there’s a wide variety of vehicles, so if you think it would be in good company, by all means bring it!

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