Named one of the top three most anticipated car shows of the year by British automotive magazine, Octane, La Jolla Concours d’Elegance has become a must for automobile aficionados internationally. With the La Jolla Cove as a breathtaking backdrop, this elite automotive-inspired event transforms the sleepy, coastal community into a weekend playground with a remarkable automobile showcase, fabulous shopping, five-star accommodations and unforgettable culinary experiences throughout the weekend of April 10-12. We are giving away 2 VIP tickets to the Sunday, April 12, La Jolla Concours d’Elegance and La Jolla Motor Car Classic at the Concours (a $250 value)! Read on for all the details and be sure to enter.
On Saturday, April 11, from 7:30am to 3:30pm, the La Jolla Tour d’Elegance takes participants on an excursion through San Diego that includes a scenic tour, exclusive views of private collections, catered lunch and one-of-a-kind experiences. Limited to first 75 entries, tickets are $125 per person for transportation in a Double Decker tour bus or $195 per couple for car transportation.
Also on Saturday, April 11, is the Aston Martin San Diego Exclusive Saturday Evening VIP Reception from 6-9pm, presented by CJ Charles Jewelers. This is the exclusive reception for automobile registrants, sponsors, judges and the public to indulge in culinary delights from local restaurants and world-class chefs, fabulous entertainment and a spectacular evening of wines and cocktails along the Pacific Ocean. Taking place at Ellen Browning Scripps Park at La Jolla Cove, tickets to this event are $150 per person.
“It’s exciting to see the exquisite preservation and restoration of these incredible automobiles,” said La Jolla Concours d’Elegance Chairman, G. Michael Dorvillier. “We are grateful for the success and growth of the event over the last decade and treasure the uncompromising quality of automobiles and motorcycles that the participants bring to our show field.”
Amidst the celebration, funds raised at the 11th Annual La Jolla Concours d’Elegance will benefit local 501(c)(3) non-profits, the Monarch School Project, which educates students who have been impacted by homelessness and the La Jolla Historical Society, which preserves the history of La Jolla. For more information on the Concours, to obtain a registration form, receive sponsorship information or purchase tickets to the variety of events over the weekend, visit LaJollaConcours.com or call (619) 233-5008.