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Virginia Festival of the Wheel

 

Begins: Sep 04, 2020
Ends: Sep 06, 2020

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Charlottesville, VA


The theme of the 2020 Virginia Festival of the Wheel will be ""Ford v Ferrari"" with both as the featured marques.  However, there will be approximately 10 additional classes for other makes of special automobiles.
The show will again be at the Boar's Head Resort in Albemarle County just outside of Charlottesville, VA.  You may contact them directly for hotel reservations.  As in the past, the Virginia Festival of the Wheel will be held for the benefit of the UVA Cancer Center.  In 2019 the organizers were able to donate $30,000 to the Cancer Center Patient Assistance Fund and hope to surpass that amount in 2020.

 
This is the tentative weekend schedule, all at the Boar's Head Resort:
Friday, 9/4/2020, 5:30-7:00PM - ""Cars and Conversation"" - cash bar and hors d'oeuvres
Saturday, 9/5/2020, 8AM-10AM - ""Cars and Coffee"" - an informal car show in the ""cars and coffee"" format
Saturday, 9/5/2020, 11AM-1PM - ""Jefferson Trail Tour"" - a road tour to Pollak Vineyards including lunch
Saturday, 9/5/2020, 6PM-8:15PM - ""An Evening at Boars Head"" - a buffet dinner and charity auction
Saturday, 9/5/2020, 8:30PM-10:30PM - ""Ford v Ferrari"" - outdoor movie on the grounds
Sunday, 9/6/2020, 10AM-3PM - ""Concours Car Show"" - featuring some of the finest vehicles in the Commonwealth and beyond

The application process is now open for significant Ferraris.  Please access the APPLICATION FORM and complete as instructed:

https://vafestivalofthewheel.com/register-your-vehicle/

Additionally, the organizers request at least three high quality pictures of your car in jpeg format, one each of the engine, interior, and exterior attached to an email sent to entries@vafestivalofthewheel.com.  Please include your name and car make in the body of the email.  This link offers helpful tips for taking pictures of cars:

https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/01/31/photograph-cars-like-a-pro

Your car will not be considered until your application form and pictures have been received.  Entrants will be notified of acceptance ASAP, but no later than July 1st, then you will be directed to a private online registration site to pay your fees and select each event you want to attend.