Grand Prix of Scottsdale
$40 – $1,500
Grand Prix of Scottsdale

Grand Prix of Scottsdale

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Downtown Scottsdale / Waterfront

7124 E Stetson Dr

Scottsdale, AZ

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Take a step back in time with 1920s Vintage Mini Racers roaring through downtown Scottsdale!

The 2nd annual Grand Prix of Scottsdale Gatsby Weekend will roar into downtown Scottsdale November 4-6, 2016. This spectacular 1920s-themed experience promises to become the soiree of the season as revelers come decked out in period 1920s dress ready to step back in time with Classic Cocktails, Charleston Competitions, and an exhibition of 1920s Grand Prix cars.

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Friday, November 4

  • Gatsby Under the Stars Gala
    The Gatsby Under the Stars gala kicks off the weekend Friday, Nov. 4, at 7:00 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to wear period, black tie optional dress as they step back in time to enjoy the 1920s era music from the band Big Lucky. The Charleston, Black Bottom and Shimmy will take over the dance floor, while onlookers sip classic cocktails straight out of the Roaring 20s. All attendees will receive five complimentary cocktails and passed hors d'oeuvres throughout the night. 

Saturday, November 5

  • Gatsby Lawn Party
    Saturday, Nov. 5, and Sunday, Nov. 6, welcomes 1920s revelers from across the Valley for the the Gatsby Lawn Party at Soleri Bridge along the Scottsdale Waterfront. Get ready to kick up your heals and dance to the live 1920s-themed music and mingle with mixologists as they mix up classic 1920s-themed cocktails, or sample from the 40+ wine, craft beer and restaurant tasting booths. Doors open at 1 p.m. both days, with VIP admission starting at 12 p.m., and the party continues until 6 p.m.

  • Sandrena-Benz Grand Prixni Kids' Race
    Give your tyke their first luxury automotive experience! Kids ages 5-10 will have a chance to shop for their first car, drive an electric Mercedes-Benz on our closed course and get decked out in vintage style. Dress them up in the 1920s theme and prepare them for the experience of a lifetime! We provide the race pass, driving goggles, and helmet – you simply provide the behind-the-wheel talent. It’s all about style, grace and first experiences for your family. Is your little one the next Steve McQueen? (Tickets for this event available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sandrena-benz-grand-prixni-tickets-27331895435)

  • Grand Prix Kids’ Zone

Sunday November 6

  • Grand Prix Race
    The Grand Prix will commence with the Mayor of Scottsdale, Jim Lane, leading a parade of these mini vintage replica karts through downtown Scottsdale to the Finish Line for the inaugural start. The road race will feature an anticipated 32 (the original number of cars in the first Grand Prix in 1901) handcrafted and custom vintage replica karts, promoting international flair, including timeless European automotive designs by Bugatti, Ferrari and American classics like Dodge and Ford.

  • Gatsby Lawn Party
    Saturday, Nov. 5, and Sunday, Nov. 6, welcomes 1920s revelers from across the Valley for the the Gatsby Lawn Party at Soleri Bridge along the Scottsdale Waterfront. Get ready to kick up your heals and dance to the live 1920s-themed music and mingle with mixologists as they mix up classic 1920s-themed cocktails, or sample from the 40+ wine, craft beer and restaurant tasting booths. Doors open at 1 p.m. both days, with VIP admission starting at 12 p.m., and the party continues until 6 p.m.

  • Grand Prix Kids’ Zone

For more information, please visit grandprixscottsdale.com.

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