FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BEVERLY, Mass. – For one highly-anticipated weekend each year, Endicott College’s Misselwood Estate becomes New England’s classic car hub. Antique vehicle enthusiasts will display their prized possessions throughout the course of a weekend that also features high-end fashion, gourmet food, stunning art, and breathtaking ocean views at the:
10th Annual Misselwood Concours d’Elegance
Misselwood Estate at Endicott College
407 Hale St.
Beverly, MA 01915
Tickets to the event, considered one of the most scenic Concours shows in the country, are now available online at MisselwoodConcours.com. The annual scholarship fundraising event draws thousands of spectators from across the country. It begins with a welcome reception from 6-8:30 p.m. on Friday, July 19 featuring food, drinks, and music. On Saturday, July 20, in a no-tickets-necessary event, the public is invited to peruse the classic cars at the 10th annual Tour d’Elegance. The vehicles will leave from Endicott’s Frates Hall at 9 a.m., stop in Newburyport for a free public viewing from 10-11:15 a.m., and then return to the Misselwood Estate at noon for another free public viewing until 2 p.m.
The main event—the 10th Annual Misselwood Concours d’Elegance—takes place on Sunday, July 21. Gates open at 9 a.m. Special features include vehicles restored by the award-winning, Essex, Mass.-based Paul Russell and Company, Italian classics, and pre-war motorcycles. In addition, the day will feature a silent auction and a hat contest, as well as fashion shows at noon and 1:30 p.m., followed by an awards ceremony that concludes at 3:30 p.m.
“We’re thrilled to welcome some truly historic and rare vehicles to our tenth anniversary show,” says Darren Stewart, Misselwood Concours chairman. “Add in culinary delights, bold fashion, and great live music and you have the recipe for a perfect weekend.”
About Endicott College
Endicott College offers doctorate, master’s, bachelor’s, and associate degree programs at its campus on the scenic coast of Beverly, Mass., with additional sites in Boston, online, and at U.S. and international locations. Endicott remains true to its founding principle of integrating professional and liberal arts education with internship opportunities across disciplines. For more, visit endicott.edu.