Event Schedule

The Atlanta Concours d’Elegance is a full two day event featuring automobiles from high interest driver level cars in an informal setting on Saturday: and, rare, museum quality automobiles from the first half of the twentieth century in a formal judged competition on Sunday.  Surrounding both days are a variety of terrific automotive and lifestyle events to be enjoyed by both avid car collectors and curious auto enthusiasts and lifestyle spectators.

Please check periodically for updates. All events are held rain or shine!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018

Drivers at the Chateau

9 am – 2 pm

A selection of auto enthusiasts high interest and unique cars displayed on the Concours show field.  Don’t miss this opportunity to display your car,  mingle with other car enthusiasts and participate in the following exciting  automotive events:

The Magnificent Seven Competition

9 am – 3 pm

Judging of all the cars displayed on the show field, seven of which will be selected and invited to return the next day to be entered into a special class of fine driver cars at the Concours d’Elegance.

Merchant Walkway and Automotive Artists

9 am – 3 pm

Lifestyle and automotive artists and merchants will exhibit their products and services on the show field.

Food Pavilion

8 am – 3 pm

A breakfast menu has been added this year. ( Yes, we heard you loud and clear!).  A selection of nine gourmet food trucks (yes, Cousins Lobster will return) will  provide limited menus of their best breakfast and  luncheon entrees, and sweet treats for your dining pleasure in our food pavilion overlooking the show field. 

Automotive Manufacturer Row

9 am – 3 pm

Luxury and exotic automotive manufacturers will show their newest models on Automotive Manufacturer’s Row overlooking the show field.

Manufacturers Ride and Drive Experience

9 am – 3 pm

Drive the car of your dreams!  All ticketed guests can register to drive our sponsors newest models. 

Technical Sessions with Nationally Renowned Celebrities and Classic Automobile Experts

9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Restoration Center

        9:00 a, – 3:00 pm

Consignment Corner Classic Car Marketplace

9 am – 3 pm

A variety of classic cars on consignment for purchase will be displayed on the show field near the Restoration Centre.  This is a rare opportunity for avid classic car collectors and those new to the hobby to actually purchase automobiles in various stages of restoration.  The Atlanta Concours d’Elegance is not the consignee nor does it have any affiliation with the consignees. However, we will select the consignees based upon a strict set of guidelines to ensure that the automobiles are worthy of your interest and time.

Chateau Elan Winery Tour

10 am – 4 pm

Reserve a time to tour the winery and learn about the Château’s award winning wines at Chateau Elan’s website.

Chateau Elan Award Winning Spa

10 am – 4 pm

Reserve spa time at the host hotel’s award winning spa. Review all the relaxing services the spa has to offer at Château Élan’s website.

Concours Entrants Driving Tour Brought to you By Magellan Planning Group

Magellan Planning Group

This is a private tour for officially accepted Concours d’Elegance entrants only. 

        10:30  am – 2:00 pm

       Concours Entrants Tour Arrival Parade

       1:30 pm

Spectators will get a  sneak peek of some of the Concours competition cars that will be on display on the Concours d’Elegance show field on Sunday.

       Showfield Party(special ticket required)

       4:00 – 7:00 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2018

The Atlanta Concours d’Elegance

9 am – 4 pm

More that 150 rare, museum quality automobiles will be featured on the show field in this judged competition. These Concours cars span the first half of the twentieth century and are owned by museums, collections, and individual car collectors from across the country.  This is a rare opportunity to view these magnificent, unique and beautiful automobiles and to participate in the following exciting automotive and lifestyle events:

Merchant Walkway and Automotive Artists

9 am – 4 pm

Lifestyle and automotive artists and merchants will exhibit their products and services on the show field.

Food Pavilion

9 am – 4 pm

A breakfast menu has been added this year. ( Yes, we heard you loud and clear!).  A selection of nine gourmet food trucks (yes, Cousins Lobster will return) will  provide limited menus of their best breakfast and  luncheon entrees, and sweet treats for your dining pleasure in our food pavilion overlooking the show field. 

Automotive Manufacturer Row

9 am – 4 pm

Luxury and exotic automotive manufacturers will show their cars on Automotive Manufacturer’s Row overlooking the show field.

Manufacturers Ride and Drives

9 am – 4 pm

Drive the car of your dreams!  Ticketed guests can register to drive our sponsors newest models. 

Docent Field Tours

       9:00 – 3:00

Restoration Center

        900am – 4:00pm

Consignment Corner Classic Car Marketplace

9 am – 4 pm

A variety of classic cars on consignment for purchase will be displayed on the show field near the Restoration Centre.  This is a rare opportunity for avid classic car collectors and those new to the hobby to actually purchase these automobiles in various stages of restoration.  The Atlanta Concours d’Elegance is not the consignee nor does it have any affiliation with the consignees. We will select the consignees based upon a strict set of guidelines to ensure that the automobiles are worthy of your interest and time.

Official Judging

8 am – 12 pm

Officials will be judging the automobiles throughout the morning. Forty judges make up an elite group of automobile experts each having knowledge in certain classes of cars.   Head Judge: David Kirkman; 

Best In Show and Class Awards 

3 pm – 4 pm

Chateau Elan Resort Winery Tour

10 am – 4 pm

Reserve a time to tour the winery and learn about the Château’s award winning wines at Chateau Elan’s website.

Chateau Elan Award Winning Spa

10 am – 4 pm

Reserve spa time at the host hotel’s award winning spa. Review all the relaxing services the spa has to offer at Château Élan’s website.

(This is a preliminary event schedule. Other events are in-process and will be added weekly as they are confirmed. Please check periodically for updates. All Events are held rain or shine!)