About Greenwich Concours d'Elegance
Listed in the North American edition of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die, the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance sponsored by Automobile Magazine takes place annually in Greenwich Connecticut and is unique, in that it is actually two concours, back-to-back. Saturday's Concours Americana is exclusively for American makes, while Sunday's Concours International is exclusively for imported marques. Created and produced by Bruce Wennerstrom, longtime Greenwich, Connecticut resident, the Greenwich Concours d'Elegance features sports, touring, and competition cars from 1900 to the present, and also includes vintage motorcycles, aircraft, and boats. Vehicle entries are by invitation. Automobile company sponsors showcase their latest offerings at the show. In addition, the Greenwich Concours will also be the site of a major auction by Bonhams of significant collectors' cars and automobilia from the collections of several prominent collectors. Started in 1995, the Greenwich Concours is recognized as one of the top events its kind in the country. AmeriCares, the renowned international disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization, is the charitable beneficiary of the Greenwich Concours.