FRIDAY, JULY 27
MOTORING TOUR – presented by Hagerty (Advance ticket purchase required) The Concours Motoring tour departs from the Inn at St. John’s and takes you on a scenic route to, one of Michigan’s newest and hottest automotive attractions, the M1 Concourse. Guests are treated to a gourmet lunch, then have an opportunity to try out the exhilarating 1.5 mile state-of-the-art performance track.
8:30 am – 3:30 pm
INVITATIONAL ART EXHIBITION (Free and open to the public)
1 – 5 pm
ART RECEPTION (Invitation Only)
5:30 – 7 pm
BATTLE OF THE BRANDS (Free and open to the Public) – Friday night at the Concours hundreds of sports car (of all makes and models) owners come together on the grounds at the Inn at St. John’s to celebrate automobile and motorcycle manufacturers from around the world! Owners and spectators enjoy amazing cars, food, drink and music.
What would a ‘battle’ be without a little friendly competition? The brand that is most represented will be awarded the 2018 Battle of the Brands winner. In 2017 Porsche owners took home the winning ribbons for the second consecutive year!
5:30 – 7 pm
MOTOR CITY MINGLE (Advance ticket purchase required) – An evening dedicated to celebrating the 40th annual Concours d’Elegance of America to benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).
Attendees include 300 old and new friends of the Concours, supporters of JDRF, business leaders and dignitaries. Guests are treated to an evening of exquisite dining , drinking, entertainment, live and silent auction.
6 – 11 pm