Collector Car Appreciation Day
Friday July 14, 2017
Fri Feb 21
The weekend’s activities begin with Friday night’s duPont Registry Live, a spectacular hangar party held at Boca Aviation at the Boca Raton Airport, with a display of exotic cars, custom motorcycles, extravagant boats, private jets, vintage aircraft, and luxury motorcoaches. Guests will also experience even more of what has become a duPont Registry Live tradition as they enjoy gourmet food, fine wines and cocktails presented by over 20 of South Florida’s finest restaurants.The evening will also feature live entertainment and the opportunity to mingle with the “Who’s Who” of entertainment, business, auto racing and the auto industry from around the world.
FEBRUARY 22, 2014
Honorary Chairman Mike Jackson, AutoNation CEO
THE CONCOURS d’ELEGANCE GRAND Gala Dinner, Auction & Show
On Saturday night, enjoy the Concours Gala dinner, auction & show. The evening’s festivities will include the presentation of the Annual Automotive Lifetime Achievement Award to Mike Maroone. Past recipients have included Emerson Fittipaldi, JM Family Enterprises, Roger Penske, Bobby Rahal, Mike Jackson, H. Wayne Huizenga, Carroll Shelby, Edsel Ford and John Staluppi. Plus, the Lee Iacocca Award will be presented to an individual for his/her extraordinary dedication to the preservation of classic cars.Past honorees have been Steve Wolf, Jay Leno, Dr. Edward Dauer, Bob Milhous and Paul Milhous. Also, each year during the live auction, guests have the opportunity to own the very first of some of the world’s very first all new exotic and luxury cars. The evening will end with a special performance by comedian Wayne Brady. And over the years we’ve had some of the greats including Bob Newhart, Jay Leno, Bill Cosby, Howie Mandel, Dennis Miller and Dana Carvey.
Reception & Silent Auction: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Dinner, Live Auction and Show: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
FEBRUARY 23, 2014
THE BOCA RATON CONCOURS d’ ELEGANCE at the Boca Raton Resort & Club:
Grand Marshal: Wayne Carini
Chief Judge: Dr. Paul Sable
On Sunday, February 23th
200 of the finest collector cars and motorcycles from around the country will gather on the newly expanded show field at the famed Boca Raton Resort & Club. The occasion, to compete in what is quickly becoming one of the world’s leading Concours d’Elegances’. This year, the judging process will combine a point/percentage system along with Modified French Rule evaluation criteria. It will be based on three important overall evaluation criteria of the cars condition, authenticity/originality, and appeal in the following areas: the vehicles exterior, its interior area, the engine area, plus the overall presentation, visual impact and significance of the car. A variety of manufacturers will be exhibited, including vintage, antique, and classic. Plus, guests will have the opportunity to enjoy an assortment of gourmet food, fine wines and cocktails from 30 of South Florida’s finest restaurants in the Concours d’Gourmet Café Pavilion.
Show set-up: 6:00 am – 8:30 am
Judging: 9:00am – 12:00pm
Show: 10:00 am -4:00 pm
Awards Ceremony: 1:00 pm at the Boca Raton Resort & Club