39th Annual Concours d’Elegance of America at the Inn at St. John’s

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One of the premier vintage auto shows in the country returns to the Inn at St. John’s for a three-day auto enthusiast paradise. There are special car shows, a world class automotive art exhibition, seminars and other events leading up to the main event on Sunday showcasing nearly 300 classic rare and magnificent automobiles from around the nation.
Many of the events are open to the public for free or have a fee attached. In its 39th year Concours d’Elegance of America is a non-profit organization that has contributed to JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) and many other charitable organizations in Southeast Michigan.
Where: Inn at St. John’s
44045 Five Mile
Plymouth, MI 48170
FRIDAY, JULY 28

MOTORING TOUR – presented by Hagerty (Advance ticket purchase required)
8:30 am – 3:30 pm

SALON PREVIEW – presented by RM Sotheby’s
1 – 5 pm (Free to the public)

INVITATIONAL ART EXHIBITION
1 – 5 pm (Free to the public)

CARS, COCKTAILS AND ART RECEPTION – presented by RM Sotheby’s
5:30 – 7 pm (INVITATION ONLY)

BATTLE OF THE BRANDS – presented by Kip Sheward Motorsports
6 – 9 pm

MOTOR CITY MINGLE – presented by RM Sotheby’s
Dinner to benefit JDRF (Advance ticket purchase required)
6 pm – 12 am

SATURDAY, JULY 29

CARS AND COFFEE – presented by LBI Limited
7:30 am – 11 am

CONCOURS d’LEMONS – presented by Hagerty
8:30 am – 1:30 pm

BARN FINDS – Seminar presented by Hagerty
Special Guests: Wayne Carini and Tom Cotter
9 – 10 am

INTERNATIONAL ART INVITATIONAL
10 – 4 pm

5 Gen Viper – Seminar presented by Bosch
Moderator, Dutch Mandel – Speakers include: Roy Sjoberg, Herb Helbig, John Fernandez, Dick Winkles and Ralph Gilles
10:15 – 11:30 am

CHEF DERIK WATSON’S – Mystery Basket Culinary Competition
Luncheon to benefit Project Beautiful – Inside and Out
11:00 am – 2:00 pm (Advance ticket purchase required)

ORIGINS OF THE AMERICAN STREAMLINE STYLE – Amos Northup and the Graham Blue Streak   Seminar presented by Hagerty   With special guests: Mark Gessler, Historic Vehicle Association President and Bill Rothermel.
1:30 – 2:30 pm

AERODYNAMIC STYLING – Seminar presented by Bosch
Special Guests: David Rand
2:45 – 3:45 pm

CONCORSO – Italian Date Night
5 – 9 pm (Advance ticket purchase required)

CHAIRMAN’S DINNER – (Invitation ONLY)
to honor Collectors of the Year, Arturo and Deborah Keller and Enthusiast of the Year, Ralph Gilles
7 – 11 pm

SUNDAY, JULY 30

39th ANNUAL CONCOURS d’ELEGANCE OF AMERICA
10 am – 4:30 pm

26th INTERNATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE MEDIA COMPETITION – presented by Brembo
8:30 – 11 am

d’ELEGANCE ON PARADE – Awards Ceremony
1:30 – 4:00 pm

AFTERGLOW – presented by Kelly Services (Invitation ONLY)
5 – 7 pm

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