FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2015
RECEPTION AND BBQ: 6:30pm-9: 30pm- Welcoming reception and BBQ, Marriott Residence Inn, 107 Prospect Ave. West Orange, NJ. Enjoy cocktails, camaraderie and great food as we kick off the Edison Concours d’Elegance.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2015
LUNCHEON AND TOUR: 12:00-4:00- Luncheon at the historic Thomas Edison Laboratory in West Orange, NJ, where Edison created and developed the vast majority of his inventions. After lunch, starting at 2:00pm, there will be a free-guided tour of his Laboratory, including the “Black Maria”, where the first motion pictures were produced.
GALA: 6:30pm- Please join us for the Edison Concours d’Elegance Gala at the renowned Highlawn Pavilion, with spectacular views of the New York City Skyline. Cocktails, with open bar, will begin at 6:30pm followed by a fabulous sit down dinner. A silent and live auction will be conducted during the evening to support our worthwhile charities.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2015 (7:30am-5:00pm)
EDISON CONCOURS d’ELEGANCE: Gates open at 7:30am to Entrants for the placement of their cars at the Estate of Thomas Edison (known as Glenmont). Judging will begin at 9:30am. Gates will also open to the public at 9:30am. The awards presentations will commence at 2:30pm. Breakfast, Lunch and Afterglow Reception are planned during the Concours as outlined below.
TOUR OF THE EDISON HOME: 9:00am–12:30pm- Take a guided tour of Thomas A. Edison’s Historic Home at Glenmont.
EDISON INNOVATION CLUB: This permits Entrants and VIP’s admission to the Hospitality tent for Breakfast: 8:00am-9: 30am, Buffet Luncheon: 11:30am-1: 30pm and Afterglow Reception: 4:00pm-5: 30pm, for one “all inclusive” price. Club guests will receive wristbands to the Hospitality Tent to allow for admission throughout the day.
For your convenience, a block of rooms have been reserved at a special rate at the Residence Inn by Marriott West Orange. Kindly reserve your room by September 25, 2015. There is a two night minimum stay.