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Arizona Concours d’Elegance – 2017

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January 15, 2017
Location:
Arizona Biltmore Hotel


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2400 E. Missouri Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Adult:
$100 ($80 advance)
Website:
www.arizonaconcours.com
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Benefits:
Make-a-Wish Arizona
Founded:
2014

Arizona Concours Discontinued Following 2017 Event

The following statement by Kevin Cornish, executive director of the Arizona Concours, was posted on the event’s web page:

We are humbled by the critical acclaim bestowed upon the Arizona Concours d’Elegance over the past four years by the public, the media and our participants. However, the long-term success of events such as the Arizona Concours is built on sustained corporate support. Although the event has been a critical success, it unfortunately has not established the financial foundation necessary to support it sustainably into the future.

There will not be a 2018 Arizona Concours d”Elegance.

Our sincerest gratitude goes to the dedicated Concours Committee, many faithful volunteers, our wonderful entrants and judges, as well as numerous sponsors.

We thank every one of those who have supported us with your investment of time, talent, enthusiasm and resources. You all have been directly responsible for raising more than $300,000 for Make-A-Wish® Arizona, enabling the granting of more than 30 wishes for young people who face the most serious of life’s challenges.

“In the beginning, we set out to achieve a word-class Concours and an event that would positively impact the lives of children in need. The group of people responsible for the Arizona Concours take great pride in what has been achieved and we thank all of those who worked so hard to make this, our dream, a reality. As Dr. Seuss said, ‘Don’t cry because it is ending…be happy because it happened!’”


2016 Results

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Arizona car show to start 2016 concours season

The Arizona Concours will again serve as the signature event to commence the famed Arizona Collector Car Auction Week in the Scottsdale/Phoenix area. The Concours is held on the landscaped inner lawns of the historic Arizona Biltmore Hotel, providing an intimate setting during the typically warm and sunny winter season.

The Arizona Concours d’Elegance benefits Make-A-Wish Arizona, the founding chapter of the national organization that grants wishes for children facing life-threatening medical conditions.

 

2015 photo gallery

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Arizona Concours photos

 



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