Festivals of Speed Races into Avalon for Inaugural Metro Atlanta Event on Oct. 8


More than 150 luxury exotic cars to be displayed at ultimate motor vehicle event in Alpharetta

WHAT: On Sunday, Oct. 8, Festivals of Speed will cruise into Avalon and celebrate the inaugural Metro Atlanta event with more than 150 exotic luxury cars on display along the elegant Avalon Boulevard. Guests are invited to explore the highest quality automotive designs by Lamborghini, Porsche, Rolls-Royce, Aston-Martin, Bentley, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and McLaren, among others. Additionally, Ferrari will have a special display in honor of the Italian manufacturer’s 70th anniversary.

With Avalon’s open container policy, attendees will be able to enjoy libations from Avalon’s restaurants and bars while strolling the entire display on the Boulevard and experiencing Avalon’s best-in-class retailers and restaurants. VIP guests will enjoy a wide variety of culinary offerings, fine wines and spirits, smooth jazz and much more.

A VIP Luxury Lifestyle Cocktail Reception will be held on Saturday, Oct. 7 at Colletta where guests will enjoy an open bar serving vibrant cocktails, wines, beers and unique spirits. In addition, artisanal cheese boards, homemade meatballs, hand-crafted pizzas and much more will be served throughout the evening.

Attendees of the festival are encouraged to make a donation upon entry and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Shepherd Center and the Special Operations Care Fund.

WHEN: VIP Luxury Lifestyle Cocktail Reception – Saturday, Oct. 7 from 8 – 11 p.m. at Colletta

Festivals of Speed Motorsports Display at Avalon – Sunday, Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

VIP Section of Motorsports Display – Sunday, Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Branch & Barrel

WHERE: Avalon

2200 Avalon Boulevard

Alpharetta, GA

If you are interested in learning more about Festivals of Speed, visit: www.festivalsofspeed.comor call 352-385-9450.

For more information on happenings at Avalon, visit experienceavalon.com or find Avalon on Twitter @AvalonInsider, Facebook at facebook.com/AvalonInsider and Instagram @AvalonInsider.

COST: Tickets for the VIP Luxury Lifestyle Cocktail Reception are available for $95 per person.

Admission to the motorsports display is free with a suggested charity donation.

VIP tickets to the celebration at Branch & Barrel are available for $95 per person which includes an open bar, a fabulous culinary display of fine foods a VIP gift bag filled with gifts from event sponsors, and more.

About Festivals of Speed

Festivals of Speed with headquarters in Eustis, Florida has operated for the last 14 years as the ultimate luxury showcase for discerning enthusiasts with a passion for all forms of transportation and luxury brands. The events display the world’s most exotic automobiles, motorcycles, watercraft, motorcycles & luxury brands throughout Florida. Plans to operate in Georgia are underway for Fall 2017.

About Avalon

Avalon is a new experience in the timeless art of living well. In the heart of Alpharetta, this sustainably designed, 86-acre development with more than 500,000 square feet of retail, a 12-screen all premium theater, planned conference center and full-service hotel, Class A office, single-family residences and luxury rental homes infuses resort-level hospitality throughout a walkable, seamlessly connected community of shopping, dining, entertainment, living and working. It’s more than just another place to go, it’s a place to be — a hub of local art and activity that delivers the luxury of the modern South. At 2.4 million square feet and more than $1 billion, Avalon is one of the largest projects currently underway in the United States. You can find more updates on Avalon at its website, Facebook page, Instagram or Twitter profile.

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