National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Quincy, MA
Sep 15, 2017

Day: Friday, September 15, 2017 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 11:30am - 3pm
Location: Quincy Farmer's Market at Pageant Field
1 Merrymount Parkway
Quincy, MA 02169
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2017.

Event Report

The event was at the weekly Farmers Market, and 500+ people saw that we were having the plug-in electric car show. Due to the crowded venue, we didn't offer test rides.
Many attendees talked to car owners/enthusiasts, a nonprofit organization that has a group buy discount program for EVs, a State representative that promotes alternative fuel vehicles for transportation, and car dealership sales people.
Quincy's Mayor Koch thanked the businesses that currently offer public charging stations, and announced plans to install municipal public charging stations, including at the new Central Middle School, which is under construction.

photo by: Lisa Aimola, Quincy Community Preservation Director
City of Quincy Mayor Tom Koch discusses Quincy's plans to install electric vehicle charging stations in future municipal projects. City Councillor Noel DiBona and Energy and Sustainability Director Shelly Dein, listening, as well as members of the general public. Chevrolet Bolt and Nissan Leaf in photo as well.

Event Description


Celebrate Drive Electric Week at Quincy Farmer's Market
Join us for an electric car showcase at the Farmer's Market! We'll have information on hand about the cars, charging and federal, state and other incentives.

Click the blue button above to register and you'll be entered to win a chance at a $250 gift card.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 26 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Volt 3
Nissan Leaf (2011-2017) 2
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Kia Soul EV 1
Toyota Plug-in Prius 1
5 Models 8

Registered attendees report 38,556 electric miles driven.

Presented By

Plugin America logo
Electric Vehicle Association logo
Sierra Club logo
EVHybridNoire logo
Drive Electric USA logo

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All NDEW 2024 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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