Event Information

Event Schedule

THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018

The Shop at the Concours
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Santa Maria 1

RM Sotheby's Amelia Island Sale Preview
 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom, Ocean Front Lawn & Courtyard
For more information: www.rmsothebys.com or call (800) 211-4371 or (519) 352-4575
Open to Public

The Amelia Island Concours Silent Auction
 3:00 p.m. – 6 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island Plaza 1

Guardians of Porsche Wine Maker’s Dinner
6:30 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Talbot Ballroom 
$325 per person. Reservations required: www.ameliaconcours.org


FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018

The Porsche Driving Experience
7 a.m. 
Departs from the Fernandina Beach Municipal Airport. Driver’s meeting at 7 a.m. Activities to include a spirited ride with a professional driver and an entrant participation autocross.
$250 per car (2 people included). Open to the Public – Reservations Required: www.ameliaconcours.org 
*Ownership of a Porsche is not required. Must be 21 years of age to participate.

Reliable Carriers Eight Flags Road Tour
8:30 a.m.
Departs from The Ritz-Carlton main driveway. The tour stops at various points on and around Amelia Island and concludes with a public display and lunch in downtown Fernandina Beach.
Open to Concours Registered Vehicles Only

The Shop at the Concours
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Santa Maria 1

Test Drives – Various Manufacturers
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton & The Golf Club of Amelia Island, Front Driveway 
Complimentary

Automobilia and Luxury Lifestyle Merchants 
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
Open to Public

RM Sotheby's Amelia Island Sale Preview
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom, Ocean Front Lawn & Courtyard
For more information: www.rmsothebys.com or call (800) 211-4371 or (519) 352-4575
Open to Public

The Amelia Island Concours Silent Auction
10:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island Plaza 1

TDC / AIG Range of the Jaguar Special Tour
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

An invitation only tour for Jaguar's to the Jacksonville Zoo and private tour of The Range of the Jaguar
By Invitation Only

Book Signings
Various times throughout the day
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island Talbot Pre-Function

Watts Next……Design Challenges of the Electric Car
3 p.m.
Stewart Reed, Chair Transportation Design Department, Art Center College of Design hosts a seminar to include: Alfonso Albaisa, Senior Vice President, Global Design, Nissan Motor Co.; Moray Callum, VP of Design, Ford Motor Company; Ralph Gilles, VP of Design, FCA; Grant Larson, Exterior Design, Porsche; Michael Simcoe, VP Global Design, GM; Gorden Wagener, Mercedes-Benz   
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Talbot Ballroom
$35 per person –Tickets can be purchased online www.ameliaconcours.org or at the door on the day of the event. Open to the Public. Limited Seating.
Poster signing follows seminar

RM Sotheby’s Cocktail Reception
4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom. Admission is for
registered bidders, consignors and qualified media only;                                 

For more information: www.rmsothebys.com or call
800-211-4371  / 519-352-4575 

RM Sotheby’s A Gentleman’s Collection
5 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom. Admission is for
registered bidders, consignors and qualified media only;                                      

 For more information: www.rmsothebys.com or call
800-211-4371  / 519-352-4575


SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2018

Cars & Coffee at the Concours presented by Heacock Classic Car Insurance
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Over 400 classic and exotic cars from local car clubs will be displayed on the 10th, 18th and 1st fairways of the Golf Club of Amelia Island.  Vehicles must be pre-registered to participate
Free Admission

The Shop at the Concours
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Santa Maria 1
Concours Show Field

Automobilia and Luxury Lifestyle Merchants 
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island and the Concours Show Field
Open to Public

Test Drives – Various Manufacturers
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton & The Golf Club of Amelia Island, Front Driveway
Complimentary

The Amelia Island Concours Silent Auction
10:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island Plaza 1

Drivers of the IMSA Prototypes Seminar 
10:30 a.m.

Bob Varsha hosts a seminar with drivers: Hurley Haywood, Davy Jones, Tommy Kendall, Brian Redman and Chip Robinson, as well as Mark Raffauf, the Executive VP of IMSA during the Camel GTP days. All were involved racing, winning races and championships and writing the rules during the heyday of 800hp ground effects prototype racing in the 80's and early 90's.
The Ritz-Carlton, Talbot Ballroom ∙ 
$35 per person –Tickets can be purchased online www.ameliaconcours.org or at the door on the day of the event. Open to the Public. Limited Seating.
Poster signing follows seminar

RM Sotheby's Amelia Island Auction
11 a.m.
The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom
Admission is for registered bidders, consignors and qualified media only. 
For more information, visit www.rmsothebys.com or call (800) 211-4371 or (519) 352-4575

Cocktail Reception
6:30 – 7:15 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Talbot Pre-Function and Colonnade
By Invitation Only

Mercedes-Benz Gala Dinner 
Honoring Emerson Fittipaldi 
7:30 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island - Talbot Ballroom
Black Tie Optional, Reservations Required: www.ameliaconcours.org 

SUNDAY, MARCH 11, 2018

The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance
9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Golf Club of Amelia Island 
10th & 18th Fairways
General Admission Adult: $120 day of show/$95 in advance
General Admission Student 12- 18 years old: $50
General Admission Children under 12: admitted free with paying adult ticket.
Active Duty Military and immediate family: $50 with Active Duty ID available on site only.
General Admission with early entry (8:30 a.m.): $150 Limited quantities, must be purchased in advance.

9:45 a.m. 
Honoree Emerson Fittipaldi enters the show field from the Awards Tent

10:00 a.m.
Hagerty Insurance Kids Judging Awards

10:30 a.m.
Vintage Fashion Show presented by Fashion Group International, 
North Florida, Inc. – Awards Tent

11:00 a.m.
Chairman's Welcome
National Anthem
Flyover
Judges Introduction

11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Awards Presentation – Awards Tent. Presentation includes Best in Show, Best in Class, Amelia and Corporate Awards

Exhibitors
Bentley, BMW, BMW Group Classic, Brumos, Buick, Ferrari, Infiniti, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Maserati, McLaren, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche

Club Amelia: $550 per person includes: early admission to the Concours, VIP parking, collector program, breakfast, lunch, snack, three drink tickets and cash bar. Limited availability, must be purchased in advance.

Concours and More: $225 per person includes: General Admission ticket with early entry (8:30 a.m.), event poster and lunch inside The Ritz-Carlton. Limited availability, must be purchased in advance.

 



ALL events are held rain or shine. The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Foundation, Inc. reserves the right to change or cancel an event.