We are planning a very unique event the weekend of June 9th to Sunday June 11th that will allow you the freedom to do all the events or only those you wish to attend. This event is focused around The Highland Motoring Festival on Saturday June 10th where you will see an interesting display of vintage cars from Model T's to Gullwing Mercedes. Dust off those 356's, check your brake fluid and tire pressure and join us for a weekend of sun and fun in the North Carolina Highlands.
The Highlands Motoring Festival will hold an organized drive "One Lap of the Mountains" with lunch on the Blue Ridge Parkway at the Pisgah Inn.
Slots are limited to 35 cars so early registration is recommended at the web-site below.
Registration fee is $100.00 per couple and included lunch.
You must pre-register for this drive directly with The Festial.
Note: This is not a SOG affiliated event.
5:30 PM Social Hour - 6:00 Dinner
We have made arrangements to have a group dinner at The Orchard in Cashiers. The Orchard is one of the very best restaurants in the region.
Please visit website for menu selection.
Group reservation will close for this event on May 29th.
The feature event is held in Highlands where you can see a fantastic display of local cars that stay hidden away in garages and barns of the Western Carolina mountains. Register to put your car on display or just drive up for the day to view the cars while the girls shop in The Highlands.
1:00 PM Departure
SOG member, Randy Rutherford has arranged for us to use the Mountain Top Pavilion in The Divide - Sapphire Valley, NC. Located right on the Continental Divide, and backs up to the Panthertown Forest.
SOG members to meet at The Highlands Post Office with a FULL TANK OF GAS at 1:00 PM for a leisure drive over the river and through the woods to Randy’s house we go. We will have a Picnic at The Divide Pavilion from 4:00 PM to O'Dark 30
BBQ Format TBD -
BYOB SOG members to bring their adult beverage of choice.
For those wishing to spend the night over the weekend, we have made arrangements for a block of rooms The Chandler Inn. They are located in Highlands and are walking distance to both The Highlands Motoring Festival and Downtown Highlands. Please call Randy for reservations.
790 North 4th St
Highlands, NC 28741
There are many other Inns, Lodges and Hotels in the region for you to choose from if The Chandler Inn fills up.