Lenox will be getting a British motorcar parade on Friday June 17th. The streets in Lenox Massachusetts, will then be full of fine vintage British autos, taking part in the opening ceremonies of the Tanglewood British Motorcar Festival.
Friday evening in Lenox offers an opportunity for us to see the cars arrive in procession. After Registration is completed at Tanglewood the vintage cars head to the Friday evening Main street Party – Downtown Lenox where they will park and join in the fun of a community hosting them by supplying a Live British Tribute Band. Abbott’s Limo would love to own a couple of the London Cabs what awesome cars they are.
On Saturday, Tanglewood British Motorcar show and the Tanglewood concours d’Elegance, a judging of the exceptional show cars, 15 yrs old and more. Judging starts at 9:30 am on the grounds of Tanglewood.
Springfield Massachusetts built a Rolls Royce Display in celebration of the 100 yr Spirit of Ecstasy and Springfield, Ma. Heritage of Rolls Royce, they will present a special display of Springfield built Rolls Royce’s. From Friday to Sunday, there will be many other events on the grounds of Tanglewood, such as new British cars to look at, a car corral, with hard to find parts, A British Marketplace and auto jumble, to name a few of the happenings that day. Not a Limousine in the show though, British cars are handsome when they are streched.
On Sunday, a Berkshire Country Driving Tour starts at 8:30 Am from the main gate at Tanglewood. A 60 minute driving tour of the back roads of the Berkshires will be lead by a 1947 Bentley. Once back at Tanglewood the fun continues with a competition of colors of the British cars. Tailgate Picnic competition Sunday sounds like a blast, with categories such as Most Elegant, Most Creative, Most British, Best Costume, Best Tasting, Most Outrageous, Most Musical, Most Humorous. A two day pass is only $15, and will be a remarkable event to take part in.
Please go to tanglewoodmotorcarfestival website for more details.
Later in the year there is also Berkshire Coaching Weekend normally held the first weekend October the event is not for the internal combustion mode but more primitive using hay burners. This is also a fantastic bring you back to earth Lenox event, plan on coming to the Berkshires for that weekend also we would love to have you take part.