Schedule of Events

SANDHILLS MOTORING FESTIVAL EVENTS INFORMATION

The Sandhills Motoring Festival will take place Memorial Day Weekend from Friday, May 24th through Monday, May 27th. Each club has lined up a variety of events for their respective members, along with combined club events, all culminating in the Sunday Car Show taking place in the historic Village of Pinehurst from 9am until 3pm. Any proceeds from the event will be donated to Sandhills Community College Foundation.

KEY EVENTS

FRIDAY: Automobiles & BBQ: Cars, Live Music and Carolina Buffet BBQ at Little River Resort, 5:00pm-9:00pm

SATURDAY: SMF Fun Rally 8:00am-12:00pm, Sports Leight Automotive Tour 9:00am-11:30am, Ladies of Mercedes Presents: Pinehurst Tour & Tea, 9:30am-1:30pm

SUNDAY: Sandhills Motoring Festival Concours in the Village: Car Show in the Village of Pinehurst 9am-3pm, followed by an Awards Dinner at 6pm at Little River Resort

MEMBER REGISTRATION LINKS

Attention PCA Members: If you would like to sign up for any MBCA sponsored events, please follow the Other Marques Registration link!

SMF SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, MAY 24th
12:00pm-5:00pm
On site event check-in at Little River

2:00pm-4:30pm
Tour of Sport Leicht Automotive Restoration Shop, plus a tour of Innovation Performance Technologies.

5:00pm-9:00pm
Informal Free Car Show for all Euro Marques at Little River Golf & Resort
Car Staging for all Marques begins at 4:00pm

Putting Challenge and live music starting at 5:00pm
Welcome and Introduction of Sponsors and Guest at 5:30pm
Carolina BBQ buffet dinner at 6:00pm

SATURDAY MAY 25th

8:00am-12:00pm
Fun Rally – Sponsored by PCA, Other Marques welcome
Map and address of Rally starting point are in your packet. First car off at 8:30am. If you want to caravan to start point meet in parking lot at Little River at 8:00am. A navigator is required in each car for the Rally.
Box Lunch ($12) must be ordered in advance. Pick up in lobby as you leave Saturday morning.
9:00am Optional scenic drive on your own through Carolina horse country. Maps in your packet.

9:00am-12:30pm
Drive the back roads of the Sandhills, Sponsored by MBCA, Other Marques welcome
Drive through the Sandhills region to Mercedes of Fayetteville, with a tour of their new facility, lunch included.

9:00am-11:30am
SLR Tour – Sponsored by MBCA, Other Marques welcome
Tour of Sport Leicht Automotive Restoration Shop, plus a tour of Innovation Performance Technologies. Lunch on your own.

9:30am-1:30pm
Ladies of Mercedes Presents: Pinehurst cottage Tour and Luncheon – Sponsored by MBCA, Open to all Participants.
A personalized driven tour of historical cottages in the Village of Pinehurst, featuring several historic sites, shopping, and a relaxing Luncheon

4:00pm-6:30pm
SMF Wine walk in the Village of Pinehurst
Open to all SMF Participants, featuring selected wines and a visit with Pinehurst Retailers

6:30pm until ??
Option 1 – SMF group dinner at Ironwood Cafe, 2176 Midland Road, Pinehurst
Gathering starting at 6:30 with final seating by 7:30pm
PCA and Other Marques must register for this event via the Other Marques Registration

Option 2 – Dinner on your own at Village of Pinehurst restaurants:
Drum & Quill
Dugan’s Pub
Magnolia Inn
Pine Crest Inn
Theo’s Taverna
Ten-Ya

SUNDAY MAY 26th

9:00am-3:00pm
Sandhills Motoring Festival Concours in the Village
In and around the streets of historic Pinehurst. All Marques! Award winners announced on the Village Green at 2:00pm. Staging begins at 8:00am.

PCA CLASSES
Race Cars
356s
911s Air Cooled
911s Water Cooled
Boxsters
1976-1993 Watercooled
Porsche Sedan
Porsche SUV

MBCA CLASSES
SLs
Coupes
Sedans- Gasoline
Sedans- Diesel
AMG
4x4s

6:00pm-9:00pm
Cocktails & Awards Dinner in the Buckingham Room at Little River Golf & Resort for All Marques

MONDAY MAY 27th

6:00am-11:00am
Departure Breakfast/Brunch at Filly & Colts at Little River Golf.

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