Discover the Best Porsche Shows in North America: Our Top 5 Picks
Industry | 2 min read
Published: January 24, 2023
With the sporty performance and sleek design that Porsches have become known for, it’s no surprise that many enthusiasts are drawn to this German car manufacturer. In fact, Porsche enthusiasts can be some of the most passionate car collectors out there, and they’ll go to great lengths to get their hands on a new model or piece of memorabilia.
If you’re interested in becoming part of this exciting community or learning more about the world of Porsche collecting, here are five events that every enthusiast should attend:
One of multiple PCA-hosted events on this list, few events can match the scale and excitement of the Porsche Parade. Held annually at a different location, this event celebrates all things Porsche with a week-long celebration that’ll leave you full of excitement and anticipation.
In addition to driving tours, autocross events, and a concours d’elegance (open to both classic and modern Porsches), there are also opportunities to participate in an off-road rally and a vintage road rally.
The 2023 event will take place at the LaQuinta Resort and Club in sunny Palm Springs!
2023 Dates: June 18-24, 2023
Rennsport Reunion is a biennial event that’s a must-attend for any Porsche enthusiast. With its focus on vintage race cars and events like on-track racing demonstrations by legends such as Hurley Haywood and Derek Bell, this event celebrates Porsche’s history and racing heritage in style. The 2023 event will be held at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California.
2023 Dates: September 28 - October 1, 2023
If you’re a die-hard Porsche enthusiast, Luftgekühlt might be the event for you. It translates to “air-cooled” in German and is a celebration of Porsche’s air-cooled vehicles, with a variety of air-cooled Porsches on display, as well as talks and panels from industry experts.
Yet to be announced officially, the Luft events are typically in California around October so watch out for registration!
2023 Dates: TBA
Once again, PCA hits it out of the park with one of the best Porsche events in the year. The Porsche Club of America (PCA) Werks Reunion Amelia Island event is a must-see for any Porsche enthusiast. Held annually at the Amelia Island Plantation in Florida, this event brings together Porsche enthusiasts from all over the country to celebrate and admire some of the most beautiful and rare Porsches in the world.
One of the highlights of the Werks Reunion is the car show, where participants can showcase their own Porsches and compete for awards in various categories such as best in show, best restoration, and people's choice. This year's car show featured an impressive array of Porsches, from vintage 356s to modern 911s, and everything in between.
2023 Dates: March 3, 2023
While not exclusively Porsche, Georgia's Concours d'Elegance is an annual event that brings together car enthusiasts from all over the state to celebrate some of the most beautiful and rare cars in the world. The event is held at the Atlanta History Center, which provides the perfect backdrop for this showcase of automotive excellence.
The Concours d'Elegance is a judged event, where cars are evaluated on their originality, condition, and overall presentation. This year's event featured a wide variety of cars, from vintage classics to modern supercars, with judges selecting the best examples from each class to receive awards.
Overall, this event is a great opportunity to see some amazing cars, meet other car enthusiasts, and learn about the history of the automobile. If you're a car enthusiast, mark your calendars for next year's event and make sure you don't miss it!
2023 Dates: TBA
It's safe to say that Porsche enthusiasts have a lot to look forward to in 2023 with a variety of events happening all over the country. From the PCA Werks Reunion Amelia Island to the Georgia Concours d'Elegance and many more, there's something for every Porsche fan to enjoy.
Whether you're into vintage Porsches, modern supercars, or everything in between, these events are a great way to celebrate the Porsche marque and connect with other enthusiasts. So mark your calendars, book your tickets, and get ready for an unforgettable year of Porsche events in 2023!