2013 Nutmeg Tour for Autism & Classic Car Reception & Lawn Party -
Benefiting the Drive to Treat Autism Fund, Sept. 22
en route to the Reception
The 2013 Tour
The Nutmeg Tour
for Autism benefiting the Drive to Treat Autism Fund in cooperation with our charity partner, St. Vincent's Behavioral
Health Services will be held Sunday September 22, 2013. The tour will
follow a route designed by Rich & Jean Taylor of Vintage Rallies.
You don't need a classic vehicle to participate - just an interest in a fun
tour of southern Fairfield County.
There will be interesting intermediate stops
at The Alden Sherman Classic Car Show in Weston and Danbury Porsche/Audi/VW,
the tour will regroup at Dragone's in Westport for a Westport Police motorcycle
escort through downtown Westport to the Toast the Tour Reception at Veterans'
If you cannot make the tour, please consider registering for our Classic Car
Reception & Lawn Party Sunday afternoon. All proceeds go to support our
charity. We will have a fundraiser raffle and auction.
to see some of the items on offer.
Early-bird Signup - Winners Chosen
The drawing was held on August 5. The winners are:
|Paul Sedlak - driving a '56
||Michael Maddalena - driving a
For additional information about either the Drivers Club or Lime Rock Park, go to
Porsche 911 50th Anniversary
We will also be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Porsche 911.
We encourage Porsche 911 owners to sign-up for our Tour and compete for the "Best
of 911" award.
Celebrating the Jaguar XKWe will celebrate the iconic Jaguar XK
design. We encourage owners of XK120, XK140 and XK150 to sign-up for our Tour and compete for the "Best
The Tour will begin at 10:45AM am
with light morning fare at St. Vincent's Behavioral Health Services, 47 Long Lots Rd., Westport, CT.
and end with
the Toast the Tour Reception and Lawn Party at Veterans' Memorial Green in
Westport. The focus of the Tour is to keep the spirit
of the Fairfield County Concours going and continue our support for the Drive
to Treat Autism Fund. To date, we have raised more than $100,000 through
your generous support.
The tour entry fee is $125 for your car and two occupants and two entry tickets
to the Toast the Tour Reception and is a tax deductible contribution to the Drive to Treat Autism Fund. Tour
entry and reception tickets may be purchased online. Additional reception
tickets may be purchased online for $100 per person.
Please include at least one photo of your
vehicle with your entry. Children participating in the Autism Programs at
St. Vincent's will use them to select an award winner.
The Classic Car Reception and Lawn Party
The reception will begin with a toast to the tour participants as they arrive at the Westport Veterans' Memorial Green at approximately 4pm on Sunday
September 22. Following the toast, the reception will continue from 4pm until 6pm with gourmet light fare and our Fairfield Signature Concours Cocktail
provided by Tito's Hand Made Vodka and other refreshments.
We will have lots of interesting events for the kids as well, children under
12 are admitted free.
There will be a
fundraiser raffle and silent auction presenting a number of exciting items on offer including:
and many more.
- a 5-day, 4-night ski vacation at Smuggler's Notch, VT in a deluxe 3-bedroom accommodation (Dec 11-15)
- one year's storage for up to two vehicles provided by CT Car Storage
- a child's BMW bicycle provided by Callari Auto Group
- a Track Day at Lime Rock Park provided by
Lime Rock Park Drivers Club. Read what one of our previous
lucky winners had to say about the Track Day experience,
All proceeds from the raffle and auction support the Drive to Treat Autism Fund supporting programs at
our partner, St. Vincent's Behavioral Health Services in Westport.
Our Charity Beneficiary
To see what the Nutmeg Tour for Autism benefiting the Drive to Treat Autism
Fund support has assisted St. Vincent's in developing,
The Toast the Tour Reception will greet the tour with a Champagne toast
followed by a lawn party and charity fund raiser auction.
There will be gourmet food, wine and the signature Titos Concours Cocktail. The
centerpiece of the lawn party will be the Tour vehicles on display
on the lawn at St. Vincent's.
We encourage all tour participants to support our charity - the tour entry
fee includes admission for two to the reception.
Awards CeremonyThere will be several awards presented to deserving
tour participants during the reception.
This year we will also recognize the 50th anniversary of the Porsche 911
with a special award - the "Best Example of the 911" entered in the
tour and the "Best Jaguar XK" in the tour.
A special award will be chosen by the participants of the Autism Program at St.
Vincent's. Children in the program will use the photos submitted by tour
participants to create some unique art work for the vehicle they have selected
as their award winner. The award will be presented by the program staff to the
winning tour participant during the reception.
We will present our annual Sharing the Passion Award to individuals who use
their involvement with our hobby to provide community service.
Entry Registration is CLOSED. Pls if you need to discuss.
for directions to St. Vincent's Behavioral Health, Westport
Campus, 47 Long Lots Rd., Westport, CT
to purchase tickets to the reception
for directions to Veterans' Memorial Green.