The Ault Park Concours d’ Elegance, in its 32nd year, will include a variety of events on June 12-13, in addition to the Concours d’ Elegance held on Sunday, June 14, 2009 in Cincinnati’s historic Ault Park, featuring over 200 collector vehicles.
The Concours will feature five classes representing “Excellence in German Design & Engineering” and will also celebrate the 100th anniversary of Morgan automobiles. The event will also feature thirteen other classes of automobiles, ranging from brass-era antiques and full classics to racecars and modern supercars, plus a special display of land speed record cars and historic Indian motorcycles and the Will Sherman Automotive Art Show.
Other weekend activities include:
“Cruisin for a Cure” Dinner & Live Auction – Friday, June 12th from 7:00pm – 11:00pm
Hosted by Porsche of the Village, Maserati of Cincinnati, Volvo of Cincinnati, and Beechmont Audi at 4113 Plainville Rd. The fundraising event includes hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, dinner and live auction set amongst a display of fine luxury cars and vintage Porsches. Cost is $125 per person.
History of Coach-Building Seminar – Saturday, June 13th 10:30am at Noon
Hosted by Porsche of the Village and D&D Restorations, at the new Porsche of the Village meeting room – 4113 Plainville Rd. This free seminar provides the opportunity to see and hear about some of the most state-of-the-art, advanced restoration techniques.
Countryside Tour – Saturday, June 13th at Noon
Countryside Tour will departs from Mariemont Square at 1:00pm for a scenic drive throughout the Cincinnati and surrounding areas. Participants will enjoy a stop at a private museum and restoration shop featuring dozens of rare antique farm tractors. Tour is open to all car enthusiasts $25 per car.
Garage Party – Saturday, June 13th at 5:00pm
The annual Garage Party follows the Countryside Tour, and features a buffet of gourmet appetizers and cocktails set at one of Cincinnati’s top private car collections. The Garage Party provides the opportunity to view rare European sports cars and micro cars. Guests may also visit a nearby racing motorcycle restoration shop and participate in a silent auction. Cost is $75 per person.
The Ault Park Concours d’ Elegance, Sunday, June 14th will be held from 10:00am – 4:00pm. Drive-through awards ceremony of all class winners and special awards trophies will be held at 2:00pm. If purchased before June 8, tickets are $20 per person, or four tickets for $60; day of show, tickets are $25 per person; children 12 and under free.
All tickets can be purchased online at www.ohioconcours.com or by calling (513) 321-1951.
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