About ACE New England ACE (American Coaster Enthusiasts) allows for Regional web sites to operate under its guidance. This web site represents ACE’s New England Region, consisting of the six New England states: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The purpose of the web site is to allow for a gathering place to share ideas and information about New England parks and rollercoasters. From ACE National Web Site ACE was founded as a not-for profit, all volunteer club to foster and promote the conservation, appreciation, knowledge and enjoyment of the art of the classic wooden roller coaster and the contemporary steel coaster. Since 1978, ACE has grown from 3 members to over 8,000 members representing all 50 states, the District of Columbia and 12 countries.