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Philly’s Concours d’Elegance & Cool Cars for Kids — May 23, 2024, at Simeone Museum

June 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

$25
Philadelphia Concours d'Elegance and Cool Cars For Kids Car Show June 24th, 2023

The seventh annual Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance, in partnership with the ‘Cool Cars for Kids’ foundation, will host two days of car-themed events and fundraisers at the Simeone Car Museum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on June 23, 2024. The 7th Annual Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance will be a celebration of all things Jaguar and the Youth Judging Program.

Jaguar Automotive Logo

2024 FEATURED MARQUE: JAGUAR

While the event showcases spectacular vehicles, its core mission for the past six years has been supporting the CCfK charity, which has successfully raised thousands of dollars for children with rare genetic diseases.

The Hagerty Youth Judging Program

This year’s Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance, partnering with the ‘Cool Cars for Kids’ foundation, features the exciting Hagerty Youth Judging Program. This program ignites a love for classic cars in children aged 6-14. Led by a knowledgeable guide, these junior judges will learn car basics while evaluating a selection of stunning vehicles.

the kids will consider design, condition, and historical significance, interacting with car owners for a fun and up-close experience. With official car show judging gear and expert coaching from experienced judges, the Hagerty Youth Judging Program fosters a new generation of car enthusiasts through this hands-on program. (Read More)

Inside the Simeone Auto Museum showing all the cars

The Annual Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum! This year’s Concours (2024), named Porsche or “Porsche-delphia,” will showcase an invitation-only display of Rare Porsches, plus classic American and European historic significant automobiles, and race cars.

Over two days, the Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance and Cool Cars for Kids event will feature four key activities supporting the foundation:

Events include: Concours d’Elegance, a Car Preview Gala Dinner, a Porsche Rally, and a Car Corral Car Show.



EVENTS SCHEDULE


Sixth Annual Concours d’Elegance

The Sixth Annual Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance, a Porsche-themed car show, is set for June 23rd, 2024. Only specially invited cars will be displayed at the museum, organized by class.

These classes encompass American and European classic and historic vehicles, including race cars. The event features professional judging and awards vehicles for historical accuracy, technical merit, and style.

This year’s classes include Prewar Cars, Postwar Cars, Sports Cars, Open Cars, Closed Cars, and Muscle Cars, enriching the day-long exhibition and fundraiser.


Preview Gala Dinner

The Car Preview Gala Wine Tasting is scheduled for June 22, 2024, at the Simeone Automotive Museum. This elegant evening will feature a unique wine tasting with famous coach Dick Vermeil, heavy gourmet hors d’oeuvres, a preview of the vehicle concours, and a charity silent auction. Tickets are priced at $150 per person, which includes admission to Saturday’s Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance. All proceeds from the event will benefit CHOP


Car Corral

The Car Corral offers a unique opportunity to get an up-close look at diverse vintage automobiles and car collections. All classic car enthusiasts and owners are invited to participate in this event at the Simeone Museum. Tickets are priced at $50, which includes two tickets to the Concours. This event is a perfect chance to showcase your coolest car!


Hagerty Youth Judging

The Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance and Cool Cars for Kids are partners with Hagerty , Inc., and together have introduced a “Youth Judging Program”. Introduced as their first official youth service in 2007, the Youth Judging Program is hosted at more than 100 classic car and boat events throughout the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. Designed primarily for youth ages 8 to 14, the Youth Judging Program brings the world of classics to a kid-friendly level. (Source: https://www.hagerty.com/corporate/hobby-support/youth-programs )


The Winners

A 1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1,

This image features an award-winning beautifully 1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1, renowned for its stunning design and performance. The car showcases distinctive sleek lines and elegant proportions that have made the E-Type a symbol of 1960s automotive art. The car is owned by Ronald Schotland of Skillman, NJ.


2023 BEST OF SHOW WINNERS & AWARDS

The 2023 Best of Show awards went to a 1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 owned by Ronald Schotland of Skillman, NJ. Another significant award, the Dr. Fred Simeone ‘Heart of a Champion Award’ for the most original race car, went to a 1986 RC Cola Porsche 962 owned by Gordon Zimmerman.

ABOUT THE SAMONE MUSEUM
The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is one of the world’s greatest collections of racing and sports cars.  The Spirit of Competition is the theme of the museum that celebrates the history and evolution of magnificent historically significant collectible cars. Found over 50 years ago, the car collections include over 75 historically significant cars including Ferrari, Bentley, Bugatti, Alfa Romeo, Aston Martin, Mercedes, Porsche, Jaguar, Ford, Corvette, and more…


FULL DATE & TIME SCHEDULE

TICKETS PRICES

PHILADELPHIA CONCOURS 2024
Jun 23, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Penn State Malvern, 30 East Swedesford Rd, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
🎫 Concours Ticket Price: $25
(BUY CONCOURS TICKETS HERE)

PREVIEW GALA DINNER
Jun 22, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Philadelphia, 6825-31 Norwitch Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19153, USA
🎫 Ticket Price: $150.00
(Buy Gala Dinner Tickets Here)

RALLY CAR TOUR TICKETS
Jun 23, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Penn State Malvern, 30 East Swedesford Rd, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
🎫 Ticket Price: $100.00
(BUY CAR RALLY TICKETS HERE)

 

CHARITY BENEFICIARY

Cool Cars for Kids, Inc. is a nonprofit organization based in Philadelphia, Pa. that brings together families of children with genetic conditions and classic car enthusiasts who share a common passion and appreciation for the one-of-a-kind. Funds raised from this unique partnership will directly forward its mission by supporting local and national charities – including The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia – to deliver care and support to children and families who struggle with the medical complexities associated with rare diagnoses. www.coolcarsforkids.org


The Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance
​Cool Cars for Kids
[email protected]
Phone: 267-982-2235

Organization Address:
136 Gypsy Ln, Wynnewood, PA 19096

​Event Address:
Simeone Automotive Musuem
6825-31 Norwitch Dr., Philadelphia, PA 19153
(Map To Event)

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Details

Date:
June 23
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$25
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.philadelphiaconcours.com/

Organizer

Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance
Phone
267-982-2235
Email
info@coolcarsforkids.org
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Venue

Simeone Automotive Museum
6825 Norwitch Dr.
Philadelphia, 19153 United States
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Phone
267-982-2235
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