BOCA RATON, FL – The 12th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance Feb. 23-25 will feature appearances by Tim Allen and Jay Leno. Allen will appear as the Gala comedian headline entertainer. Leno, the star of “Jay Leno’s Garage”, will join Allen as a celebrity judge. Leno will present the “Big Dog Garage Award” to his favorite car and motorcycle during the Sunday judging on the Show Field.
Friday, Feb, 23: The weekend kicks off the weekend with the duPont Registry Live Hangar Party at Atlantic Aviation at the Boca Raton Airport. Guests will experience gourmet tastings from more than 20 of South Florida’s finest restaurants and can also peruse a selection of exotic cars, motorcycles, extravagant boats, private jets, premier vendors and more.
Saturday, Feb. 24: Educational automotive seminars will be followed by the Grand Gala Dinner, Auction & Show. The Automotive Lifetime Achievement Award will go to Norman Braman, founder and owner of Braman Motorcars, plus performance by Allen.
Sunday, Feb, 25: The Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance automobile and motorcycle exhibition. Leno and Allen will join an expert panel of judges including Chief Judge Dr. Paul Sable and Chief Honorary Judge Steve Moskowitz, executive director of AACA. Additionally, Grand Marshal, Wayne Carini, host of Chasing Classic Cars, joins the group along with Master of Ceremonies Bill Rothermel and Tom duPont, who will select the finest vintage, antique, classic and exotic vehicles based on period, presentation and overall style. Also judging, David Schultz, chairman of the 2017 Lincoln Motor Car Foundation.
For information, visit www.bocaCDE.com.