Concours D'elegance Wooden Boat Show
An annual event for more than three decades, the Concours D'elegance Wooden Boat Show is sponsored by the Tahoe Yacht Club Foundation. Offering a week full of social gatherings for wooden boat aficionados as well as several days of classes and competitions, this boat show attracts as many as 6,000 visitors.
Organization: Tahoe Yacht Club Foundation
Dates: 08/08/2014 - 08/09/2014 update info
Time: 9:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Varies
Venue: Lake Tahoe Concours d'Elegance in Alpine Meadows,CA
Contact: Danny Pavel
Phone: (530) 581-4700
An annual event for more than three decades, the Concours D'elegance Wooden Boat Show is sponsored by the Tahoe Yacht Club Foundation. Offering a week full of social gatherings for wooden boat aficionados as well as several days of classes and competitions.
- Several events wrapped up into one
- Takes place mid August each year
- Offers classes, competitions and social gatherings
Overview: Held annually in August, the Lake Tahoe Concours D'elegance Wooden Boat Show is several events wrapped up into one. The actual Concours D'elegance is a two day event that includes both competitions and education events designed to "encourage and teach new standards of wood craftsmanship, finish, and detailing on classic watercraft."
When: A mid-August event each year
Where: Lake Tahoe
Fees: Entry fees may vary
Details: Another part of the Lake Tahoe event is Wooden Boat Week, which attracts owners of wood boats from the region and far beyond. This portion of the event includes a number of social events organized to allow boat owners to get to know each other and show off their wooden craft on the waters of beautiful Lake Tahoe.
Sponsored by the Tahoe Yacht Club Foundation, proceeds from the event benefit local charities. Tickets are available for individual events – including Preview Day – or can be purchased as general admittance for either one or two days. Children under 12 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult.
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