Shows Not to Miss at Monterey and Pebble Beach Car Week
Monterey Car Week is a paradise for automotive enthusiasts, a glorious congregation of iconic cars, luxury automobiles, and classic masterpieces. Held annually, this week-long extravaganza draws collectors, enthusiasts, and admirers from around the world to the picturesque city of Monterey, California. One of the most anticipated events during this week is the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, where the world’s finest collector cars gather to celebrate automotive elegance. In this blog, we’ll explore some of the not-to-be-missed shows and exhibits at the 2023 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.
Departing from the prestigious Pebble Beach at 9:00 am, this captivating tour follows the picturesque 17-Mile Drive and Highway One, revealing breathtaking vistas en route to the stunning Big Sur. Early birds can relish a delightful viewing experience at the esteemed Equestrian Center, graciously sponsored by Hagerty, commencing at 7:00 am. Arriving at 7:00 am will give you the opportunity to mingle with the owners, sip coffee, and enjoy the vehicles before they depart. Best of all, this esteemed event is complimentary, providing a splendid opportunity to witness the graceful motion of some of the finest collector cars.
The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering
On August 18, 2023, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, immerse yourself in the captivating world of motorsports at The Quail, held at the prestigious Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel, California. Witness an exceptional showcase of vintage racers, modern hypercars, and bespoke coach-built wonders. Tickets for this exclusive event start at over a thousand dollars and is already sold out. The experience however includes gourmet cuisine and an intimate ambiance, creating a truly unforgettable experience.
Hosted by the Porsche Club of America, Werks Reunion takes place on August 18, 2023, from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm, at the scenic Monterey Pines Golf Course. The event is an all-Porsche concours, celebrating the iconic brand in all its glory. Tickets start at $40*, offering enthusiasts an opportunity to admire an array of stunning Porsches in one place.
From August 18-19, 2023, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, the Monterey Conference Center becomes the stage for RM Sotheby’s flagship Monterey sale. Held during the world-famous Monterey Car Week, this auction raises the bar for collector car auctions year after year. Tickets start at $60, providing an opportunity to witness the excitement of high-stakes bidding and add a piece of automotive history to your collection.
On August 19, 2023, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, the Bayonet Golf Course hosts the prestigious Concourso Italiano. Celebrating Italian automotive excellence, this event showcases a mesmerizing array of Italian classics and contemporary masterpieces. Tickets start at $225, offering an immersive experience of the rich heritage and elegance of Italian car culture.
The pinnacle of Monterey Car Week, the Concours d’Elegance, takes place on August 20, 2023, from 10:30 am to 5:00 pm, on the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Course. Witness the most exceptional and rare collector cars vying for the prestigious “Best of Show” title. The event officially opens at 10:30 am after the exciting Dawn Patrol at 7:00 am and the commencement of judging at 8:30 am. Awards are presented from 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm. Tickets start at $475*, granting access to a day of unrivaled automotive elegance and history
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We look forward to seeing you at the World’s Most Prestigious Car Show.