Lake Mirror Classic Auto Show


    Oct 17 at 6:00pm to Oct 19 at 12:00pm
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    City of Lakeland, FL (Government)

    228 S Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, Florida 33801

Now in its 15th year, the Lake Mirror Classic is considered one of the “must do” collector car shows in the southeastern United States. The display of more than 600 show vehicles on and surrounding the restored 1920’s, art deco-inspired Lake Mirror Promenade in downtown.

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Schedule of Events:

Friday, October 17, 2014

Jack Telnack Luncheon
12:00 – 2:00PM, Magnolia Building (Lake Mirror Park)
The Lake Mirror Classic Auto Festival has created a non-profit fund at the GiveWell Community Foundation known as the The Friends of Lake Mirror Fund. The purpose of this fund is to provide financial resources for the future preservation and restoration of historic Lake Mirror Park & Promenade so that our community and it’s guests will be able to enjoy this nationally registered landmark for many generations to come. To RSVP for the Friends of Lake Mirror Fund Luncheon with guest speaker Jack Telnack, please visit this link.

Budweiser Hot Rod Rendezvous
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Lake Mirror Park Amphitheater
A free outdoor concert and party held at the Lake Mirror Amphitheater on Friday evening with 8-10,000 people. Enjoy a Rock & Roll concert with 100 hot rods and muscle cars on display. We’ll crank up the engines when the band takes a break for the Hot Rod Rumble. The Hot Rod Rendezvous is open to Hot Rods and Custom Cars.

New Car Unveiling
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Lake Mirror Park East Promenade
We will hold an unveiling for the 2014 new model vehicles presented by Lakeland area automobile dealers.


Saturday, October 18, 2014

Opening Ceremony
10:00 AM, Lake Mirror Amphitheater

Lunch Parade for Concours d’Elegance
12:00 Noon, Begins at Terrace Hotel
Led by Scottish bag-piper, tuxedo-clad Terrace Hotel waiters deliver lunch to the Concours d’Elegance participants.

Interview with Jack Telnack
12:00 Noon, Lake Mirror Amphitheater

Vintage Fashion Show
1:00 PM, Lake Mirror Amphitheater

Parade of Classic Wooden Boats and Amphicar Splash-In
2:00 PM, Lake Mirror

Awards Ceremony
3:00 PM, Lake Mirror Amphitheater

Concurrent Events on Saturday
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Concours d’Elegance
The featured event of the Lake Mirror Classic is Saturday’s Concours d’Elegance. Featuring a selection of 125 cars, the Concours d’Elegance is the judged portion of the show and is presented along the Lake Mirror Park Promenade.

Lakeland Open Car Show
Hundreds of classic and collectible vehicles including Street Rods & Custom cars will be displayed on the streets of downtown Lakeland on Saturday. The cars are assembled in groups of similar makes and models in a 14-block area of downtown. Although the event is not judged, ribbons and prizes are presented to vehicles selected as sponsor favorites.

Classic Motorcycles, Wooden Boats & Amphicars
Classic Motorcycles are displayed at the Lake Mirror Amphitheater. Vintage Wooden Boats and Amphicars are shown in the water and along the northeast shore of Lake Mirror.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Road Tour & Brunch
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Depart from Peggy Brown Building at Lake Mirror Park
The final event of the Lake Mirror Classic is the Sunday morning Road Tour & Brunch. Participants explore central Florida back roads and are challenged to answer questions about landmarks along the route. The tour ends at an undisclosed location for brunch and prize giving. Honorary Chairman, Jack Telnack, will lead the tour.

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