BOCA RATON, FL — The 15th annual Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz and AutoNation on February 19-21, 2021 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club announcesauto enthusiasts will celebrate with Marque of the Year, Pre-War Chrysler & Imperial Coach Built.
The Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance is the world’s largest Concours owned by charity, and fully benefits the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Founded and directed by Rita & Rick Case of The Rick Case Automotive Group as volunteers who have annually continued their leadership and hands-on involvement over the last 15 years is all to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County and the more than 12,000 at-risk youth it serves.
“The 2021 Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance will be the first major nationally recognized Concours since March 2020. To date, the event has raised more than $10 million for the charity,” says event Founders and Producers, Rita & Rick Case.
The weekend kicks-off on Friday, February 19th with the Hangar Party at Atlantic Aviation within the Boca Raton Airport. Guests peruse an impressive selection of cars, motorcycles, private jets, premier vendors and gourmet food, wine and spirit tastings from over 25 South Florida’s restaurants.
The excitement continues on Saturday, February 20th with the Grand Gala Dinner, Live Auction & Comedian Stand-up Performance. Prior to dinner, guests enjoy a cocktail reception and have the opportunity to bid on a unique array of items at the silent auction. Immediately following the cocktail reception, guests served a gourmet dinner during which they have the chance to bid on one-of-a-kind trips and exotic vacation packages. Additionally, guests will enjoy the presentation of Lifetime Achievement Awards to factory, dealer and race car automotive legends. The evening’s grand finale features a stellar performance by a top nationally recognized comedian.
The memorable weekend continues with the Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance on Sunday, February 21stsponsored by the Rick Case Automotive Group. The morning begins with judges walking through the show field meeting automobile and motorcycle owners and event attendees. Guests from around the world experience an automotive showcase like no other, featuring over 200 cars and motorcycles from an array of time periods. Auto enthusiasts have a chance to view the Marque of the Year, Pre-War Chrysler & Imperial, Coach Builtand several Features of the Year: Chrysler & Imperial post-war 1946, 1957, 1958-1975; 100th Anniversary of the Springfield Rolls-Royce and 1961; Morgan three-wheelers and Jaguar “E” Type 60th Anniversary.
This year’s Special Display Classes include: 30 under 30; Tuner Cars and 1963-1967 Corvette Coupes. An expert panel of judges who selects the finest vintage, antique, classic and exotic vehicles based on period, presentation and style. Additionally, this year’s Automobile Collector of the Year: Guy Lewis and Debut cars include: 1937 Horsch,1914 Sterns-Knight and 1963 Porsche 356.
Once the show kicks off, VIP-ticketed guests are invited to enjoy a selection of gourmet food, wine and spirits from more than 25 of South Florida’s finest restaurants at the Concours d’Gourmet Pavilion. To purchase Concours d’Elegance weekend tickets, visit www.BocaCDE.com today.
About The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC)
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) is a non-profit 501(c) (3) private agency, dedicated to helping young people improve their lives by building self-esteem and developing values and skills during their critical period of growth. Serving more than 12,000 at-risk youths, ages 6-18 each year from its 12 Broward County-area clubs, their purpose is to inspire and enable children to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. BGCBC has once again received the coveted 4 stars rating (out of 4 stars) by Charity Navigator for the ninth year in a row. Only 3% of the Non-Profits in the USA have achieved this level of excellence. Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County is located at 877 NW 61st Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309. For more information call (954) 537-1010 or view the website at www.bgcbc.org.
About AutoNation, Inc.
AutoNation, America’s largest and most recognized automotive retailer, is transforming the automotive industry through its bold leadership, innovation, and comprehensive brand extensions. As of March 31, 2020, AutoNation owned and operated over 325 locations from coast to coast. AutoNation has sold over 12 million vehicles, the first automotive retailer to reach this milestone. AutoNation’s success is driven by a commitment to delivering a peerless experience through customer-focused sales and service processes. Since 2013, AutoNation has raised over $22 million to drive out cancer, create awareness, and support critical research through its DRIVE PINK initiative, which was officially branded in 2015. Please visit www.autonation.com, investors.autonation.com, www.twitter.com/CEOMikeJackson, and www.twitter.com/AutoNation, where AutoNation discloses additional information about the Company, its business, and its results of operations. Please also visit www.autonationdrive.com, AutoNation’s automotive blog, for information regarding the AutoNation community, the automotive industry, and current automotive news and trends.
About The Rick Case Automotive Group:
Rick Case has been honored by Automotive News as the National All-Star Dealer and is one of the largest auto groups in America. With 16 dealerships in Florida, Georgia and Ohio, the Rick Case Automotive Group offers Maserati, Acura, Audi, Hyundai, Volkswagen, Kia, Mazda, FIAT, Alfa Romeo and Honda Automobiles & Motorcycles, including the World’s Largest Honda, Hyundai, Kia and Volkswagen dealerships located in Broward County, Florida. Rick Case Automotive Group’s national headquarters are located at 14500 W. Sunrise Blvd., Sunrise, FL. For more information, visit www.RickCase.com.