MONTEREY CAR WEEK 2024

Friday, August 9 - Sunday, August 18, 2024

Classic and vintage cars take to the streets, golf courses and world-renowned WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca for Monterey Car Week, surrounding car enthusiasts with automobiles from yesteryear.

Monterey Car Week features 10 jam-packed days of special automotive events, car shows, races, auctions and memorabilia, concluding with 200 of the best collector cars showcased on the iconic fairways of Pebble Beach Golf Links for Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.

FREE Monterey Car Week events are around for everyone to enjoy. Use the See Monterey App to find events in real-time by navigating to "Itineraries" and selecting "Monterey Car Week".

Please use the categories below to view the daily schedule of events.

Interactive Monterey Car Week Map

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Car Week Travel Information

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Monterey Car Week 2024 Events

Friday, August 9

  • 5-7 P.M., MONTEREY CAR WEEK KICKOFF (FREE): A remarkable collection of historic race cars line Alvarado Street in Monterey before racing at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. Meet the drivers and enjoy music and giveaways. This is a great family-friendly event.

Monterey Car Week kick-off

Saturday, August 10

  • 7 A.M., MONTEREY PRE-REUNION & CORKSCREW HILLCLIMBDay 1 - Drivers of more than 200 historic race cars practice and qualify for racing on Sunday. The Corkscrew Hillclimb ends the day by drivers going reverse course and up the iconic turn. This is a great chance for fans to get up close to these unique cars, and a special exhibition by Bonhams of cars offered at its auction. Tickets required.

Monterey Pre-Reunion

Sunday, August 11

  • 7 A.M., MONTEREY PRE-REUNION & CORKSCREW HILLCLIMB: Day 2 - The 11 different groups race twice before prepping their cars for the following Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. Bonhams displays a selection of classic cars that will be offered at its world-class auction. The day ends with the Corkscrew Hillclimb, allowing fans to enjoy seeing the cars race against the clock up the iconic Corkscrew. Tickets required.

Monday, August 12

  • 10 A.M. - 5 P.M., AUTOMOBILIA COLLECTORS EXPO: Day 1 - Explore an exquisite collection of automotive memorabilia from vintage posters to rare collectibles and meet fellow enthusiasts and experts in the field. An exciting Car Display will take place at our Pit Stop! Tickets required.
  • 4-8 P.M., PORSCHE MONTEREY CLASSIC EVENT: From vintage beauties to modern masterpieces, witness the evolution of Porsche's iconic designs, plus enjoy live music, delicious food trucks, local artisans and refreshing beverages.

This is an image of a vintage Porsche car at the Porsche Classic Car Event at Monterey Car Week

  • CENTRAL COAST POKER RALLY: Enjoy the scenery of the Monterey Peninsula from your sports car during this unique rally, where you'll make five stops to collect poker hands, including laps at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, indulge in delicious food and drinks and receive complimentary gifts. Tickets required.

Tuesday, August 13

  • 10 A.M. - 2 P.M., CONCOURS FOR A CAUSE: A voyage around the world celebrated through vintage cars, music and local arts.

  • 10 A.M.-5 P.M., AUTOMOBILIA COLLECTORS EXPO: Day 2 - Continue your journey through automotive history with special displays and live interviews. Don't miss our unique exhibits and the chance to add rare pieces to your collection. Tickets required.

  • 1-5 P.M., CLASSIC MOTORSPORTS MONTEREY KICKOFF (FREE): A welcome party in downtown Pacific Grove ft. 200 classic sports & luxury cars, muscle cars, newer exotics and classic 4x4s.

Classic Motorsports Kick-Off and Cruise-In

Wednesday, August 14

  • 7 A.M., ROLEX MONTEREY MOTORSPORTS REUNION: Day 1 - Celebrating 50 years of historic racing, the Reunion is a museum revving to life with hundreds of historic and period-correct race and sports cars from nearly every era. Drivers race in corresponding run groups in an attempt to tame the challenging iconic racetrack before thousands of enthusiastic fans. Tickets required.

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

  • 10 A.M. - 3 P.M., AUTOMOBILIA COLLECTORS EXPO: Day 3 - Join us for the final day as we wrap up with more interactive experiences and last-minute finds. It's your last chance to enjoy the expo's offerings and make those final purchases. Tickets required.

  • 10 A.M. - 6 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH AUCTIONS: Viewing Day 1 - The Pebble Beach Auctions host the world’s foremost car collectors, buyers and sellers, offering car collectors the opportunity to not only see but acquire automobiles of impeccable quality, design, and provenance.

  • NOON-5 P.M., THE LITTLE CAR SHOW (FREE): A parade of vintage mini, micro, electric, steam and arcane vehicles down Pacific Grove's main thoroughfare, beautiful Lighthouse Avenue -  a great opportunity for photographers!

  • 6-10 P.M., MOTORLUX - Share in a passion for vintage race cars, state-of-the-art aircrafts, supercars, gourmet food and the best of California’s wines at Monterey Jet Center for the ultimate celebration of automotive beauty and exquisite aircrafts. Tickets required.

Motorlux at Monterey Jet Center Car Week

  • ETA 4 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH MOTORING CLASSIC (FREE): Participants embark on an epic 9-day journey to the ultimate destination in Pebble Beach. The Motoring Classic participant package includes all meals and accommodations and entertainment en route from Kirkland, Washington to Casa Palmero at Pebble Beach.

Pebble Beach Motoring Classic

Thursday, August 15

  • 7 A.M., ROLEX MONTEREY MOTORSPORTS REUNION: Day 2 - Celebrating the 50th anniversary of historic racing in Monterey, more than 400 authentic cars are on track racing like they were built to do. Today is qualifying for each of the 13 groups. Tickets required.

  • 7 A.M. - NOON, PEBBLE BEACH TOUR D'ELEGANCE (FREE): An exhibition of elegance in motion featuring 150+ Concours entrants seeking to prove they are roadworthy and gain an advantage in the Concours as they trace a scenic route on Highway 1.

  •  8 A.M., MECUM MONTEREY AUCTIONDay 1 - A range of automobiles from prewar classics and vintage muscle cars to luxury and high-end exotics, modern supercars, and more, along with approximately 100 vintage and antique motorcycles. Tickets Required.

  • 9 A.M. - 4:30 P.M., FERRARI OWNERS CLUB CONCOURS CARMEL (FREE): Vintage and contemporary Ferraris and Italian motorcycles are judged for originality and functionality on 4 blocks Ocean and Dolores. DJ with music and interviews of owners of the vehicles concluding with class awards.

  • 9 A.M. - 5:30 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH CLASSIC CAR FORUM: Day 1 - Join car conversations with automotive leaders and legends to discuss some of the most interesting topics facing the collector car world today.

  • 9 A.M. - 6 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH RETROAUTO (FREE): Day 1 - A highly curated selection of rare collectibles and memorabilia from the automotive past, to the latest luxury goods and technological tools of the present. 

Pebble Beach RetroAuto

  •  9 A.M. - 6 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH AUCTIONS: Viewing Day 2 - The Pebble Beach Auctions host the world’s foremost car collectors, buyers and sellers, offering car collectors the opportunity to not only see but acquire automobiles of impeccable quality, design, and provenance.

  • 9 A.M. - 6 P.M., CONCOURS VILLAGE (FREE): The hub for Pebble Beach Car Week experiences, including Classic Car Forums and RetroAuto. Additionally, visitors can explore manufacturer displays and their unique visions, go for a ride with one of the official Ride & Drives and purchase memorabilia.

Concours Village at Pebble Beach

  • 10 A.M. - 4 P.M., PRANCING PONIES WOMEN'S CAR SHOW (FREE): This car show features Women-owned hyper, classic, muscle, sport, and electric cars. Proceeds support the Prancing Ponies Foundation's mission to 'Create Women Leaders One Girl at a Time.'

Friday, August 16

  • 7 A.M. - 3 P.M., PORSCHE CLUB OF AMERICA WERKS REUNION (FREE): Showcasing a breathtaking array of Porsches, from rare classics to current models.

  • 7 A.M., ROLEX MONTEREY MOTORSPORTS REUNIONDay 3 - More than 400 historic race cars rev up and race throughout the day. Complementing the racing is a wide range of Monterey wines and craft beers, go karts and activities for kids (15 and under are free with an adult). It is a museum revving to life.

  •  8 A.M., MECUM MONTEREY AUCTIONDay 2 - A range of automobiles from prewar classics and vintage muscle cars to luxury and high-end exotics, modern supercars, and more, along with approximately 100 vintage and antique motorcycles.

  • 9 A.M. - 4 P.M., THE QUAIL, A MOTORSPORTS GATHERINGAn unparalleled and exclusive experience for motorsports enthusiasts and collectors from around the world to enjoy rare collections of fine automobiles and motorcycles in a garden-party setting on the rolling greens of Quail Lodge & Golf Club.

The Quail Motorsports Gathering

  • 9 A.M. - 5:30 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH CLASSIC CAR FORUMDay 2 - Join car conversations with automotive leaders and legends to discuss some of the most interesting topics facing the collector car world today.

  • 9 A.M. - 6 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH RETROAUTO (FREE): Day 2 - A highly curated selection of rare collectibles and memorabilia from the automotive past, to the latest luxury goods and technological tools of the present. 

  • 9 A.M. - 6 P.M., CONCOURS VILLAGE (FREE): Day 2 - The hub for Pebble Beach Car Week experiences, including Classic Car Forums and RetroAuto. Additionally, visitors can explore manufacturer displays and their unique visions, go for a ride with one of the official Ride & Drives and purchase memorabilia.

  • 9 A.M. - 9 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH AUCTIONS: Viewing Day 3 - The Pebble Beach Auctions host the world’s foremost car collectors, buyers and sellers, offering car collectors the opportunity to not only see but acquire automobiles of impeccable quality, design, and provenance. 

  • NOON - 6 P.M., PACIFIC GROVE ROTARY CONCOURS AUTO RALLY (FREE): This annual event is geared for those enthusiasts who own, drive or appreciate all cars, especially Vintage, Classic, Sports, and Luxury vehicles. The Rally Drive follows a scenic route along the magnificent Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach shoreline.

Saturday, August 17

  • 7 A.M., ROLEX MONTEREY MOTORSPORTS REUNION, DAY 4 - The world’s most historic and rarest cars compete in the Rolex Races, making it a museum revving to life. Stage presentations, legendary drivers and a 50th anniversary exhibition that celebrates the past featured marques that provide access into history one can only read about, much less see in person. Tickets required.

  •  8 A.M. - 1:30 P.M., CONCOURS D'LEMONS (FREE): Back again to ruin Monterey Car Week, the Concours d'Lemons has become the "Must Do" event of the week. Crappy cars, lots of laughs and celebrity judges. It doesn't get much better/worse. Celebrating the Oddball, Mundane and Truly Awful of the automotive world! 

  • 8 A.M., MECUM MONTEREY AUCTIONDay 3 - A range of automobiles from prewar classics and vintage muscle cars to luxury and high-end exotics, modern supercars, and more, along with approximately 100 vintage and antique motorcycles.

  • 9 A.M. - 9 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH AUCTIONSViewing Day 4 - The Pebble Beach Auctions host the world’s foremost car collectors, buyers and sellers, offering car collectors the opportunity to not only see but acquire automobiles of impeccable quality, design, and provenance. 

  • 9 A.M. - 5:30 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH CLASSIC CAR FORUMDay 3 - Join car conversations with automotive leaders and legends to discuss some of the most interesting topics facing the collector car world today.

  • 9 A.M. - 6 P.M., CONCOURS VILLAGE (FREE): Day 3 - The hub for Pebble Beach Car Week experiences, including Classic Car Forums and RetroAuto. Additionally, visitors can explore manufacturer displays and their unique visions, go for a ride with one of the official Ride & Drives and purchase memorabilia.

  • 10 A.M. - 3 P.M., CONCORSO ITALIANO - Centered on as many as 1,000 Italian & exotic automobiles and Italian motorcycles.

  • 1-6 P.M., EXOTICS ON BROADWAY (FREE): This unique event is focused entirely on the Super, Hyper and Exotic Car phenomenon. Exotics on Broadway showcases some of the most rare and exciting cars of our time alongside the companies and brands that can take these cars to the next level in performance and showmanship.

Exotics on Broadway

  • 2-10 P.M., MONTEREY MOTORSPORTS FESTIVAL: The first-of-its-kind, this festival will showcase amazing cars and offer enthusiasts the opportunity to engage in workshops, racing simulators, interviews and autograph sessions with automotive personalities. The event will feature the best of live music and local food at the food truck village, things to do for kids and vendors.

  • 4-7 P.M., FERRARI EVENT AT THE BARNYARD: A gathering of vintage and new model Ferraris in the beautiful gardens of The Barnyard with curated wine tastings and small bites. The annual event is both curated by and benefitting The Big Sur Food & Wine Foundation.

Sunday, August 18

  • 9 A.M. - 6 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH RETROAUTO (FREE): Day 4 - A highly curated selection of rare collectibles and memorabilia from the automotive past, to the latest luxury goods and technological tools of the present. 

  • 9 A.M. - 6 P.M., CONCOURS VILLAGE (FREE): Day 4 - The hub for Pebble Beach Car Week experiences, including Classic Car Forums and RetroAuto. Additionally, visitors can explore manufacturer displays and their unique visions, go for a ride with one of the official Ride & Drives and purchase memorabilia.

  • 10:30 A.M. - 5 P.M., PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE: The finest collector cars gather on the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links to compete to be named Best of Show — the ultimate award for automobiles. Experts critique their elegance, technical merit, and history. And crowds come from all corners of the globe to cheer their favorites. Tickets required.
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