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Classic Motorsports Monterey Kick-Off

Downtown Pacific Grove Lighthouse Ave. , Pacific Grove, CA 93950
August 15, 2023
  • Location: Downtown Pacific Grove, Lighthouse Ave. , Pacific Grove, CA
  • Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Price: $75 for vehicles (Includes Goodie Bag) FREE for spectators
  • Description:

    The Classic Motorsports Monterey Kickoff is once again returning to beautiful Pacific Grove for 2023!

    Each year we kick off the Monterey festivities with our own welcome party, filling neighboring downtown Pacific Grove. Awesome cars, great people, perfect weather, and kind of magic that only happens during Monterey Car Week — what more could you ask for?

    Spectator entry is free — just walk right in, with no registration required.

    Vehicle entry is $75, and all cars must pre-register online. No registrations will be accepted at the show gate.

    Monterey Kickoff Schedule

    Tuesday, August 15:

    9:00 am - 2:00 pm: Will-call open (click here to view will-call location on map)

    1:00 pm: Lighthouse Ave. closes to all traffic. All cars, including registered cars, must be removed. All cars left after this time will be towed (click here for information on how to retrieve your towed car).

    1:30 pm: Gates open for pre-registered vehicles. Vehicles that haven’t pre-registered will not be admitted to the show.

    2:00 pm: Gates close to all car traffic. If you are registered for the show and aren’t in line to enter before this time, you will not be admitted to the show. Spectators on foot are welcome at this time.

    2:30 pm: Judging begins.

    5:00 pm: Awards ceremony.

    6:00 pm: Show ends, gates open to all traffic.

    schedule subject to change without notice

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