Experience and taste from up to 25 restaurants,Vote in the people’s choice “Silver Spoon Award”. Cruise Night, hundreds of classic cars and assorted motorcycles. Musical entertainment; Basket Raffle, up to 100 baskets to chose from; Vendor Marketplace, showcasing local business/organizations offering a wide variety of products and services.
Since 1993, the Grand Prix Festival of Watkins Glen presented by Chemung Canal Trust Company has celebrated our heritage of motor racing. Last year, an estimated 25,000 spectators helped us celebrate. As in previous years, a tribute to the Grand Prix races are featured in a variety of events during this all day festival. Events include the Walk of Fame award ceremony, a historical lecture called The Legends Speak, a pre-race Tech Inspection at Smalley’s Garage, as well as several rolling events and two car shows known as the Stone Bridge Driver Events.
Watkins Glen International Raceway - Vintage Grand Prix
September 10th 2016
Don’t miss the U.S. Vintage Grand Prix, one of the largest vintage racing events in the nation, featuring historic SVRA (Sportscar Vintage Racing Association) race cars from nearly every era, as Watkins Glen International celebrates its legendary history.
The Daytona Turkey Run is the largest combined Car Show & Swap Meet in the USA. Car enthusiasts from across the US and internationally make their way to racing’s most celebrated location, the Daytona International Speedway.
Started in 1974 and held every Thanksgiving Weekend and the last weekend in March, attendees enjoy more than 6,000 vintage, classic, muscle cars, race cars and trucks for show and sale. The show also includes more than 2,500 swap meet spaces, Artisan Alley, food and entertainment. In its history, more than $7 million of profits from the Daytona Turkey Run have funded charitable organizations as well as many local programs, projects and recreational facilities.