Bridgefest attracts spectators statewide

Bridgefest organizers are hoping to bring more people to their annual event next year.

People visiting Bridgeport today go the chance to see more cool rides.

The Back to the Island Car and Motorcycle Show had been showcasing vehicles for 14 years.

Bridgefest was built around the car show and has been an annual event for the past five years.

"We take the money we've made over the year and donate to charities (and) scholarships for high school and band uniforms and all that good stuff," said Robert Hillier of Bridgefest. "Anyone that needs some charity, we got it."

The event brings in people from throughout the state. Organizers say they are hoping to bring even more people next year.