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Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance Inc.  is a 501c3  Non-Profit Florida Corporation

Proud Sponsor of GCDE

The organizers of this event receive NO COMPENSATION and are truly Volunteers!

We are a 501c3 IRS recognized charitable organization.

The proceeds will be donated to Shriners Hospital for Children, Tampa. 

We do it for the love of the community, great classic cars, and the charities we support !

The Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance

is an official club event of the

Hillsborough Region AACA

(Antique Automobile Club of America)


Old Wheel Restorations

formerly known as 

Pistorius Collectible Autos

Sales & Restoration Services

​(813) 917-9205


A wonderful way to get to see the sights and history of beautiful Tampa, while supporting the charitable efforts of the Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance.

Sunday Tour Tickets  $25 -

Tour & Lunch Tickets $50 (please contact us to check availability)

Please join us at 9am on Gasparilla Plaza, the driveway between Poe Garage and north side of Curtis Hixon Park. We will leave at 9:30am for a beautiful 2 hour tour of Tampa. We end up  in Ybor City for lunch at the historic Columbia Restaurant. 7th Avenue is the main street in Ybor City and it will close at noon for the Ybor City Merchants Assoc. Founders Day Car Show. Stick around to see some local favorites!

​Please email 


for more information or if you intend to join us!

The "Nickel Tour" of Historic Tampa will take you through some of the most beautiful and historic areas of Tampa, including:

* Beautiful Bayshore Blvd., the longest continuous sidewalk in the world. (4.5 miles)

​* Tampa Yacht Club  (established in 1904)

​* Tampa Yacht Club  Stables (established 1931)

​* Palma Ceia Golf & Country Club (established 1916)

​* Davis Islands (circa 1920)

* Tampa Bay History Center

​* Tampa Theatre ( established 1926)

* Amalie Arena (Home of the Tampa Bay Lightning- Stanley Cup  2004)

* Channelside District

* Florida  Aquarium

* Ybor City  (established 1885)

​* Columbia Restaurant (established 1905)

and believe it or not...much more!


Modern cars are welcomed to join in.

Please email


for more information or if you intend to join us!

The Gasparilla Nickel Tour of Historic Tampa

Mission Statement

Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance Inc. is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit incorporated in the State of Florida. We exist to support Tampa Bay charities that serve children who are most in need in our community.  We operate through direct donations and monies raised through our annual juried classic car competition featuring rare, original, and historically important vehicles.