The 10th Annual Renaissance Euro Fest Classic European Auto & Moto Show

  • Central Regional Event
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 3:00pm to Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 3:00pm
The Renaissance at Colony Park
1000 Highland Colony Pkwy
Mike Marsh

Once again for the 10th year in a row, the great automobiles and motorcycles of Europe will be coming to Renaissance at Colony Park in Ridgeland, MS for the 10th annual Renaissance Euro Fest Classic European Auto and Motorcycle Show. Entries in the show must be twenty-five years or older (built prior to 1994) except for a selection of newer special interest autos of rare and limited production.

For European auto enthusiasts, this is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the beauty of British, Italian, German, and many other European vehicles. If brands such as Rolls-Royce, Volkswagen, Ferrari, Porsche, Land Rover, BMW, Alfa Romeo, Daimler, Jaguar, Norton, Ducati, Royal Enfield, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, (to name just a few) excite your senses, then you need to get all in!

It’s a perfect time of year to be outside, strolling through the Renaissance, and viewing gorgeous autos and motorcycles. This year the event will be held on Saturday, October 13th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show is open to all European Marques with no registration fees and is free to the public as well. Over 15,000 spectators are expected to view 150 entries manufactured in five different countries, coming from ten different states.

If you are interested in entering an auto or motorcycle in the show, you may find an entry form at the top of this page. THERE IS NO ENTRY FEE FOR PARTICIPANTS. Awards will be presented to Best In Class of 15 Different Classes, 15 Sponsor’s Choice, Ridgeland Tourism “Inside + Out” award and Best of the Renaissance, both Vintage and Nouveau, pre 1993 and after 1993. Additionally, the Mayor’s Travel Award and the Governor’s Travel Award will be presented to out of State entries.

This year’s show will begin Friday, October 12 with optional drives departing Memphis and New Orleans, coming together at the show site for the combine and escorted, Renaissance Rally Drive, starting at 3:00 on Friday, October 13th, from the Hyatt Hotel at the Renaissance. The police-escorted drive will travel on an enjoyable route to an equally enjoyable location and then back to the Renaissance for the “Pick Up Your Packet” Reception that evening.

For More Information, please contact [email protected] for details.

Mike Marsh Phone: 601-946-1950E-mail: [email protected]


ENTRANT INFORMATION:Classic auto/motorcycles will have assigned display spaces in the Renaissance between various retail businesses. For safety and security purposes, space assignments, included with the Check-in packet, must be adhered to.

A detail and clean up area just across from the Hyatt Hotel in the C Spire garage will be provided to assist entrants with preparation. This covered garage will be available for Friday and Saturday night for no charge parking; just pull up to the gate and announce to the guard that you are in the Euro Fest. NO TRAILERS.

In the event of bad weather, the C Spire garage will also be used for the show. More on "bad weather notification procedure" to follow in a web site Update.

The Renaissance Security Force will be supplemented by a private security firm to ensure maximum security 24/7 throughout the weekend.

Parking for trailers, car carriers and equipment will be provided adjacent to the Hyatt Hotel in the immediate lot to the South.It is desired that all entrants place a fire extinguisher under the driver side rear wheel for the entire period of the show. Euro Fest requests that no “For Sale” signs be placed on vehicles.

Entrants may place folding chairs next to their vehicle, but Renaissance will not allow tents as this compromises safety and prohibits shopper flow. You may rope off your entry with stanchions.