National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Mansfield, CT
Sep 17, 2017

Day: Sunday, September 17, 2017 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 12pm - ?
Location: Celebrate Mansfield Parade and Fesitval
9 Charles Smith Way
Mansfield, CT 06268
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2017.

Event Report

There was a parade and all 4 vehicles (4th was another LEAF) were seen by at least 1000 in the crowd along the parade route. One was a Chevy Volt with over 115,000 EV miles, with a large sign on the roof indicating that.

photo by: Mark Renburke
'12 Volt w/over 115k EV miles on display near UCONN

Event Description


Mansfield Celebrates Drive Electric Week + Celebrate Mansfield Parade and Festival

The Celebrate Mansfield Parade kicks off the fun of the Celebrate Mansfield Festival at noon and travels from the Storrs Post Office up Storrs Road/Route 195 and ends at Betsy Paterson Square. Join us for the parade at noon, then the festival  fun into the late afternoon/evening. *UPDATE* Due to space constraints, no booth set up within the festival area, but we are looking to identify a nearby alternate location to display vehicles and provide rides after the parade (~2-4 pm)

Registered Attendees

There are currently 5 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Chevrolet Bolt 1
Chevrolet Volt 1
Tesla Model S 1
3 Models 3

Registered attendees report 211,000 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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