THURSDAY, AUGUST 23

2018 Pebble Beach Automotive Week Events

THURSDAY 08 | 23

Pebble Beach Events

Other Monterey Area Events


PEBBLE BEACH TOUR D'ELEGANCE PRESENTED BY ROLEX
www.pebblebeachconcours.net/tour

When: Thursday, August 23

Schedule:

  • 7:00 am - Cars line up on Portola Road in Pebble Beach
  • 9:00 am - Tour departs
  • 11:30 am - Tour arrives in Carmel-by-the-Sea
  • 12:00 pm - Cars are displayed on Ocean Avenue
  • 2:00 pm - Tour returns to Pebble Beach
  • 3:00 pm - Concluding Champagne toast for participants

Admission: Free

On the Pebble Beach Tour d'Elegance presented by Rolex, entrants in the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance trace some of the most scenic portions of 17-Mile Drive and Highway One and then parade down Carmel's Ocean Avenue for all to enjoy.


PEBBLE BEACH AUCTIONS PRESENTED BY GOODING & COMPANY
www.goodingco.com

When: Wednesday, August 22–Saturday, August 25

Viewing Schedule:

  • Wednesday, August 22
    10:00 am6:00 pm
  • Thursday, August 23
    9:00am6:00 pm
  • Friday, August 24
    9:00 am9:00 pm
  • Saturday, August 25
    9:00 am5:00 pm

Auction Schedule:

  • Friday, August 24
    5:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Saturday, August 25
    11:00 am5:00 pm

Location: Pebble Beach Equestrian Center, on the Corner of Stevenson Dr. and Portola Rd.

Admission:

  • Wristband: $40, admits one to all events
  • Catalogue: $100, admits two to all events
  • Children: 12 & under are free

Bidder Registration:
$200 includes a catalogue, admission for two to all viewings and auctions with two reserved seats, subject to availability.


PEBBLE BEACH RETROAUTO
www.pebblebeachconcours.net/RetroAuto

When: Thursday, August 23–Saturday August 25

Time: 9:30 am–5:30 pm

Location: The Inn at Spanish Bay Ballrooms, Pebble Beach

Admission: Open to the public without fee

The Pebble Beach RetroAuto has long been the destination for the true automotive enthusiast. It features an elegant and thoughtfully curated collection of exhibitors offering rare automotive collectibles and memorabilia, the latest luxury goods and technological tools to enhance today’s driving experience, and official Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance merchandise.


PEBBLE BEACH CLASSIC CAR FORUMS
www.pbclassiccarforum.com

When: Thursday, August 23–Saturday, August 25

Time: 11:00 am–5:30 pm (times for individual sessions vary)

Location: The Inn at Spanish Bay lawn, Pebble Beach

Admission: Most sessions are Free, although a few featured sessions are $85 (see website for more details and to register in advance) 

We welcome back favorite car guys Jay Leno and Donald Osborne, who promise to delve into not only the breakthroughs but the backfires that led to the automobile. Spike Feresten will press Jerry Seinfeld to divulge some inside stories from his popular web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. And Wayne Carini chats with other personalities and producers bringing the automotive life to television.

Experts will try to discern The Truth about Tucker or the future collectibles most likely to emerge from what is Big in Japan. Additional sessions will teach you how to photograph cars like a pro, avoid the mistakes top car collectors often make, or find and display top tier automobilia.


AUTOMOTIVE DISPLAYS AND DEBUTS
www.pebblebeachconcours.net

When: Wednesday, August 22–Sunday, August 26

Location: Peter Hay Hill & other venues at Pebble Beach Resorts

Witness history being made! See the latest displays and debuts from sponsors including Infiniti, Mercedes-Benz, Lexus, and Ferrari.


ROLEX MONTEREY MOTORSPORTS REUNION
www.weathertechraceway.com

When: Thursday, August 23–Sunday, August 26

Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm 

Location: WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca

Admission: See Website for Ticket Prices

The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion is a gathering of approximately 550 legendary pre and postwar race and sports cars. The event relives motorsport history at the iconic circuit, which has been the scene of America’s golden years of sports car racing since its inception in 1957.

This year, they honor Nissan and its illustrious racing history that dates back to its Datsun heritage.


MECUM AUCTIONS
https://www.mecum.com

When: Thursday, August 23–Saturday, August 25

Time: Gates Open at 8:00 am

Location: Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa on Del Monte Golf Course, Monterey

Admission:

  • Advance: $20/day, per person
    (Offered until 11:59 pm CDT on August 22)
  • Day of Auction: $30/day, per person
    (At gate & online)
  • Children: 12 & under are free

Featured Charity: Curing Kids Cancer

Mecum Auctions’ annual “Daytime Auction” is open to buyers, sellers and spectators, featuring approximately 600 collector cars including classics, European exotics, historic race cars, Corvettes, Restomods, muscle cars and more.


RUSSO AND STEEL
http://www.russoandsteele.com

When: Thursday, August 23–Saturday, August 25

Viewing Times: 10:00 am–3:00 pm

Auction Times: 5:00 pm–10:00 pm

Location: Old Train Station, Monterey

Admission: $30–$200

Open to the general public, Russo and Steele specializes in European sports cars, American muscle cars, hot rods and customs.


THE PACIFIC GROVE AUCTION WORLDWIDE AUCTIONEERS AUCTION
www.worldwide-auctioneers.com/

When: Thursday August, 23

Time: 5:00 pm–10:00 pm

Location: Pacific Grove Golf Links

Worldwide Auctioneers' Pacific Grove Auction on the Monterey Peninsula is the first auction of Pebble Beach Automotive week. A showcase and auction of roughly 70 historic automobiles on the spectacular oceanside setting of the historic Pacific Grove Golf Links.