The JCNA sanctioned event will begin on October 31st with a special event at the PETERSEN AUOMOTIVE MUSEUM in Mid-town Los Angeles, the Museum Row. The event will feature a docent tour of the PETERSEN VAULT COLLECTION followed by a presentation by HEACOCK INSURANCE and EASTON ROBERTSON INSUSRANCE companies on automobile collector trends and market values. The evening will finish with a dinner at the DRAGO Restaurant in the Museum Lobby. This special kick-off event is limited to 100 guests and early registration is encouraged.
The following morning, November 1stThursday, will begin with a tour through Malibu, Santa Monica Mountains, and onto Santa Barbara. The tour begins at the foot of the Santa Monica Pier, ROUTE 66, and will finish at the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort, event headquarters. That afternoon there will be a Slalom Event followed by a JCNA IJF Reception on the Rotunda at the Hilton. This event will feature wine tastings from the vineyards of the Santa Barbara and Carpentaria AVA. The evening is free for members to explore the variety of restaurants on the beach and in Downtown Santa Barbara. There’s something for every pallet and the walk along the beach after dinner is very wonderful.
Friday morning, November 2nd is the JCNA Sanctioned Concours d’Elegance for Champion and Driven Divisions. There will also be a Display Only Division, along with a display of vintage Land Rover vehicles compliments of the Southern California Land Rover Club. That evening a wonderful buffet dinner at the Concours Awards Banquet will finish the day. Our thanks to CLASSIC SHOWCASE and MOSS MOTORS LTD. for being the event sponsors for the day.
Saturday morning , November 3rd starts with a breakfast for the big day. The first event is the JCNA Rally through Santa Barbara, Lompoc, Santa Maria, Solvang and into Santa Ynez. There will also be a Scenic Tour if you just want to enjoy the area and make stops along the way at historic sites. In Santa Ynez we will have lunch at the RIDEAU VINEYARD ala a Santa Maria Style BBQ food truck. The Santa Maria BBQ style cooking flavors are famous for smokie and rich tastes and are unique to this region of California. The menu ranges from brisket to seafood, chicken to garden fresh salads. The wines at the Rideau will compliment the meal. That afternoon you are free to explore the Santa Ynez Valley with its rich history of Old Spanish Colonial days, some of the regions finest wineries and scenery. The event sponsor is SNG BARRATT, we thank them for their support.
That evening there is “Monte Carlo Night”, a celebration of good times and Jaguar Club camaraderie. The event is a benefit for the JLR program “JOIN THE REGIMENT, a program that trains and employs veterans to work in the JLR family of dealers. The event sponsor is WELSH ENTERPRISES and we thank them for their support.
Sunday morning, November 4th is our farewell breakfast, raffles, awards, and thankyou’s.