Zone 12 PCA Happenings
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OktoberFast at Daytona is almost here!
Registration for the DE closes October 18 at noon ET – take advantage of a rare opportunity to drive Daytona with your PCA friends!
Club Race registration closes on Sunday (10/20)
Autocross registration closes on Tuesday (10/22)
It’s free to attend OktoberFast, our Zone 12 PCA Club Race and DE at Daytona International Speedway. So come out with your friends and family and enjoy the Club Racing and DE action all weekend! Or drive the Saturday Autocross on the kart track.
And there will be parade laps around the full track at lunch on Saturday and Sunday, with proceeds going to a local charity. You can say you “drove Daytona!”
Nov 2: Space Coast Oktoberfest Concours & BBQ and Swap Meet
The annual Oktoberfest Concours includes other PCA regions as well as the 356 Florida Owners Group. Event set up begins at 9 a.m., and Concours judging will begin around 10. Lunch will be served around noon.
Awards will be given after lunch, and there will be a Swap Meet under the pavilion. Please bring canned goods and non-perishables for the food bank.
Location: F. Burton Smith Park in Cocoa, FL
Cost: $15 per person (Includes lunch)
Nov 8-10: The Sunrise to Sunset Rally
This is one of Zone 12’s premier events, and it’s almost sold out! It’s limited to 50 cars – only a few spots are left.
The Sunrise to Sunset Rally is sponsored by the Space Coast and Suncoast Regions, with participants from all over the Zone!
Here are the basic details:
- We’ll start with the Friday evening reception at 7 p.m., hosted by Shay Rowe and Porsche Melbourne at their beautiful showroom. There’s a block of rooms reserved on Friday for $149/night at the Crowne Plaza on Melbourne Beach. Please call the hotel directly (321-777-4100; code: Porsche Melbourne Group)
- On Saturday morning at 6:15 a.m., we’ll watch the sunrise beachside at the Crown Plaza Hotel on Melbourne Beach, where Porsche Melbourne will host a fantastic buffet breakfast
- Then we’ll get ready to drive across Florida on a fun gimmick rally. The Driver’s meeting will be at 7:15 and the first car will be out at 7:30 a.m.
- We’ll all arrive on the west coast around 5 p.m. and watch the sun set over the Gulf of Mexico at the beautiful Beach House Restaurant on Anna Maria Island in Bradenton Beach: https://www.beachhousedining.com/
- We’ll also receive a commemorative Sunrise to Sunset T-Shirt for drivers and navigators, and trophies will be awarded to the top Novice and Expert Rally Teams and for the most Spirited Team
All of this is only $75.00 per person. Register today before it sells out!
There are 3 Rally categories, in case you want to just go along for the drive:
Touring – No gimmick questions, just follow the drive and meet us in Bradenton for sunset
Novice – For those who have only done a few rallies and want an easier event (and never placed in the top 5)
Expert– For seasoned rally-ers who want a challenge
Here’s the schedule & addresses:
Friday, November 8th at 7 p.m.
Blue Skies and Green Lights Reception. Hosted by Porsche Melbourne
Location: Porsche Melbourne – 509 E Nasa Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32901; Phone: (321) 557-9343
Saturday, November 9th
6:15 a.m. – Breakfast at Sunrise, sponsored by Porsche Melbourne
Location: Crowne Plaza Melbourne-Oceanfront, 2605 N Hwy A1A, Melbourne, FL 32903; Phone: (321) 777-4100
7:15 a.m. – Drivers and Navigators Meeting
7:30 a.m. – First car out to Rally
5:15 p.m. – Cocktail hour at The Beach House Restaurant – cash bar
Address: Beach House Restaurant – 200 Gulf Drive North, Bradenton Beach, FL 34217
6:15 p.m. – Dinner
7:00 p.m. – Clue Presentation and Awards
Nov 16: Porsches by the Bay Car Show at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Miami
It’s almost sold out! Register today for the car show or lunch (separate registration for lunch, also on ClubReg).
- Mandarin Oriental Hotel, 500 Brickell Key Dr. Miami FL. 33131
- Saturday 11/16/19, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Full Concours and People’s Choice awards
- Lunch will be served:
$55 Adult Lunch
$30 Child Lunch (up to 14 years)
$45 per car entry / Professional Class, $100 per car entry
*** And be on the lookout for full details soon about the Zone 12 Parade of Presents, held the weekend of December 14-15 across all of Zone 12. Save the date and plan to come out and support your Region in their day of giving back by helping Children’s Hospitals all across our Zone! ***