13th Annual Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance presented by Merceds-Benz & AutoNation

Friday, February 22, 2019 at 3:00 PM 

Boca Raton Resort & Club

501 E Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432

Attire: Business Casual

Description

 

THE 13th ANNUAL BOCA RATON CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE

PRESENTED BY MERCEDES-BENZ AND AUTONATION

FEBRUARY 22-24, 2019

 

**JAY LENO ATTENDS ENTIRE 3-DAY WEEKEND**

CELEBRITY GUEST AT HANGAR PARTY, HEADLINE GALA ENTERTAINER

& CONCOURS JUDGE

The Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance, world’s largest and fastest growing for charity

Celebrating the Marque of the Year, Bentley Motorcars and its 100th Year Anniversary

Tremendous weekend of events to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS!

 

OVERVIEW:

The 13th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz and AutoNation on February 22-24, 2019 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club announces Jay Leno, from the “Jay Leno’s Garage” television show, to attend the entire 3-day weekend as the celebrity guest at the hangar party, gala headline entertainer and celebrity judge. Jay will be presenting the “Big Dog Garage Award” to his favorite automobile and motorcycle during the Sunday, February 24th judging on the Show Field. Auto enthusiasts will celebrate with Marque of the Year, Bentley Motorcars on their 100th Year Anniversary.

 

The Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance is the world’s largest for charity, and fully benefits the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Founded and directed by Rita & Rick Case of The Rick Case Automotive Group as volunteers who have annually continued their leadership and hands-on involvement over the last 13 years and Honorary Chair Mike Jackson Chairman, CEO and President of AutoNation, is all to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County and the more than 12,300 at-risk youth it serves. “The entire Concours team is comprised of over 300 volunteers who donate their time to the planning and execution of the event,” says Brian Quail, President/CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Quail added, “In 2018, the event attracted thousands of attendees and to date has raised more than $10 million for our organization.”

 

Friday, February 22: (6:00 – 9:00pm)

Jay Leno attends “duPont Registry™ Live Hangar Party” at the Boca Raton airport

·         Event location: Atlantic Aviation 3700 Airport Road – Boca Raton

·         Shuttle Service for parking from FAU University located at 777 Glades Road in Boca Raton

 

The weekend kicks-off with the duPont Registry™ Live Hangar Party at Atlantic Aviation at the Boca Raton Airport with celebrity guest, Jay Leno. Guests can peruse an impressive selection of exotic cars, motorcycles, private jets, premier vendors and more and will also experience gourmet tastings from more than 20 of South Florida’s finest restaurants and indulge in an array of fine wines and spirits as plus live entertainment. Participating restaurants include: Boca Raton Resort & Club; A Alexander; Abe & Louie’s; BGCBC Culinary; Enerbee; Oceans 234; Ouzo Bay / Loch Bar; Sette Bello Ristorante; Taverna Opa; Potions in Motion; Wyndham Deerfield – Café Med; Seasons 52, The Whole Enchilada and more.

 

Saturday, February 23:

Daytime seminars + Evening Dinner & Live Auction Gala with Jay Leno Headline performance

·        Boca Raton Resort & Club / 501 East Camino Real in Boca Raton

 

Seminars Featuring educational automotive seminars designed for the true automotive collector enthusiast with informal appearances by Jay Leno:

 

·         (9:30 - 10:30am):  Bentley – The First 100 Years:  Presented by Rubén Verdés  
Rubén Verdés is the past President of the Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club

 

·         (11:00am – 12:30pm) - CCCA – What We’re All About – Presented by Jay Quail

      Executive Director and CEO of The Classic Car Club of America (CCCA), Jay Quail

 

(5:30pm – 11:00pm): Grand Gala Dinner, Auction & Show. Prior to dinner, guests will enjoy a cocktail hour and will have the opportunity to bid on a unique array of items at the silent auction. Immediately following the cocktail, guests will be served a gourmet dinner during which they will have the chance to bid on one-of-a-kind trips and experience packages like tours of Jay Leno’s Big Dog Garage, luxury jewelry and a Commissioned painting of by BCDE artist from England, Barry Rowe and the original Bentley portrait and commemorative poster during live auction. Additionally, guests will enjoy the presentation of the National Automotive Manufacturer Lifetime Achievement Award to Mercedes-Benz USA President & CEO, Dietmar Exler, National Automotive Dealer Lifetime Achievement Award to Rick Hendrick, Chairman and Owner of the Hendrick Automotive Group and Hendrick Motorsports and National Automotive Racing Lifetime Achievement Award to Ryan Hunter-Reay as well as a stellar performance by one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country, Jay Leno.

 

Sunday, February 24: (10am – 4:00pm)

·         13th Annual Concours d’Elegance Located at the Boca Raton Resort & Club / 501 East Camino Real

·         Sponsored by Rick Case Automotive Group, Sunday’s all day-event features the Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance automobile and motorcycle exhibition

 

The Venue

Boca Raton Resort & Club

501 E Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432 More »

Contact

Name: Kerry Becker
Address:877 NW 61st Street Fort Lauderdale FL 33309
Phone: 9545371010
Email: kbecker@bgcbc.org
Website: http://www.bocaratonconcours.com/event/

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