Keeneland Concours d'Elegance

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Saturday, July 15, 2017 -
9:00am to 4:30pm
Event description: 

On the third weekend of July, the annual Keeneland Concours d'Elegance will again be held at the beautiful Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky, showcasing over 130 of the finest collector vehicles in the country---from antiques to future classics. Automobiles, and other unique types of vehicles will be judged for their historical accuracy, presentation and cleanliness. Each class winner and runner-up will receive an award, each entrant will receive a Bluegrass Award ribbon.

This year's Concours will feature the luxurious automobiles of Rolls Royce and Bentley as our featured marque.

For more information and to purchase tickets for the event, click here.

In addition to the Concours vehicles, the Car Club Paddock has become an important element of our Concours as each club proudly displays their cars for spectators to enjoy. Last year's Paddock boasted over 14 different car clubs and approximately 425 members. If you are a member of a Car Club and are interested in participating, click here for more information.

There will be a unique silent auction at the event.  Items available are posted on this site.

Be sure to visit the Artists section of the website for more information regarding the nationally acclaimed artists who will be attending the Concours and displaying their art.

Food, fashion, and music add to the festive atmosphere of the day!

Event Details

6:30 am: Field opens to entrants
9:00 am: Judging begins: field open to spectators
3:00 pm: Award ceremony
4:30 pm: Show concludes
  • Day of Show gate admission is $20 per person.
  • Advance web site "Will Call" admissions are $15/ person.
  • Under 12 admitted free.
  • Active Military in uniform free. Thanks for your service!

Gates and Parking

  • Use Gate 2 onto the Keeneland grounds from US 60.
  • For our prepaid “Will Call “ guests-ALL gates to the Saturday show will have a “Will Call” list and a dedicated "Will Call" person for your convenience.
  • Your pre-paid or at the gate admission ticket includes FREE general spectator parking and handicapped accessible parking, available west of the show field.
  • For Car Clubs or any Sports, Exotic, or FUN CARS, premium close-in parking is available in the Paddock for $5 per car.
  • Also, optional limited premium/VIP close-in parking is available for an additional $20.

$10 Collector's event programs will be available at the show.

For more information, click here.



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