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Meet Bus 3100! (General Motors model 5106)

This model, which began taking people around New York City in 1956, was the first air-conditioned bus in the whole country. See it at Bus Fest on Sunday, 9/29 from 11am-5pm on Boerum Place between State Street and Atlantic Avenue at the The Atlantic Antic

Be sure to participate in the #BusFestBFF photo game by following instructions posted outside our vintage buses!

Photo by Patrick Cashin.

Meet Bus 9098! (General Motors Model 5106)

This bus model was the first to introduce the standard two-tone green color scheme and sliding windows. See it at Bus Fest on Sunday, 9/29 from 11-5 on Boerum Place between State Street and Atlantic Avenue at The Atlantic Antic.

Be sure to participate in the #BusFestBFF photo game by following instructions posted outside our vintage buses!

Photo by Patrick Cashin.

Meet Bus 236! (Grumman Corporation model 870)

This infamous “Advanced Design Bus” model made its debut in 1980 with wheelchair lifts and electronic signage, but structural flaws led to it being pulled from service only 4 years later.

See it on Sunday, September 29th from 11am-5pm at our 20th Annual Bus Festival at The Atlantic Antic!

Be sure to participate in the #BusFestBFF photo game by following instructions posted outside our vintage buses!

Photo by Patrick Cashin.

Meet Bus 6259! (Mack Truck and Bus Model C49DT)

New Yorkers could find this bus traveling along set routes in Brooklyn and Staten Island between 1956 and 1969. See it at Bus Fest on Sunday, 9/29 from 11-5 on Boerum Place between State Street and Atlantic Avenue at The Atlantic Antic

Be sure to participate in the #BusFestBFF photo game by following instructions posted outside our vintage buses!

Photo by Patrick Cashin.

Meet the Tunnel Wash Truck: A new addition to this year’s Bus Festival, this work vehicle is used to wash the inside walls and ceiling at the Hugh L. Carey and Queens Midtown Tunnels.

Our vintage bus fleet will be on display Sunday, 9/29 from 11am-5pm as part of The Atlantic Antic. The buses will be stationed on Boerum Place between State Street and Atlantic Avenue. Don’t miss it!

Be sure to participate in the #BusFestBFF photo game by following instructions posted outside our vintage buses!