Our Next Event:

Friday-Sunday, October 20th-22nd.

Why we do this.

The Lake Mirror Classic Concours d’Elegance and Car Show raises money for local Lakeland and Polk County charities.  Please read our Mission Statement.

The 2022 “Classic” provided $28,000 for local charities – See our official announcement here.

We thank our sponsor/partners and all our entrants for supporting local charities. Our team of volunteers have been working to make the 2023 Lake Mirror Classic better than ever.

The Parade of Progress

The iconic Futurliner from the GM Parade of Progress will be the centerpiece of a major display at the Lake Mirror Classic Concours & Car Show – October 20-22, 2023. We will feature the famous 1953 GM Motorama Cars Plus the 1953 Corvette in this “once in a lifetime” opportunity!

The Parade of Progress made its debut on Feb. 11, 1936…in Lakeland, FL.  

Announcing Bill Warner – 2023 Lake Mirror Classic Grand Marshal

We are incredibly excited to announce Bill Warner as the Grand Marshal for the 2023 Lake Mirror Classic. Mr. Warner is legendary in the automotive industry as the Founder and long-time Chairman of the Amelia Island Concours (now The Amelia). He also is a racer, automotive photographer and journalist. Make your plans to join us in Lakeland, FL October 20th-22nd for the Lake Mirror Classic to meet a legend.

Visit Central Florida Hot Rod Rendezvous

Friday, October 20th, 2023

$35 per vehicle 

Hot Rods, Race Cars & Rock & Roll plus great displays and a fun time for all ages. The evening setting of this event lets you experience majestic Lake Mirror with all the lights and glory of this very special setting. You will see some of the best Hot Rods, Street Rods, Customs and some very cool Race Cars around the beautiful Lake Mirror Promenade.

Concours d’Elegance

SATURday, October 21st, 2023
10AM – 4pm

$55 per vehicle

The Lake Mirror Classic brings all the grandeur of a top-level Concours to Lakeland.
You will see rolling works of art from some of the nation’s top auto collectors and museums along with rare and themed automobile displays. The unique setting also features vintage wooden boats and the ever popular
Amphicars will be in and around Lake Mirror at this center piece of the 3-day Lake Mirror Classic.

Downtown Classic Car Show

Saturday, October 21st, 2023
10am – 4pm

$55 per vehicle

You will be amazed as the streets of historic downtown Lakeland transform with fantastic show vehicles, great displays and fun!
Over 400 Classics, Exotics, Muscle Cars, Hot Rods, Specialty Vehicles and Trucks make this fun for all ages. You will be amazed when you see fantastic show vehicles from all over Florida and beyond!

Sunday Road Rally

Sunday, October 22nd, 2023
9am – 2pm

(Registration for this event is handled on a separate site.  Address questions via email to Ray Kreigbaum)

This SCCA sanctioned event is a fun way to wrap up your 3-day Lake Mirror Classic weekend. The emphasis of the Road Rally is on “fun.” Create memories, spend time with friends and make new ones. The event encourages fun and challenges your senses to follow the clues provided. You will also see some of the most beautiful and scenic roads in Central Florida. This is not a race, and all types of vehicles are welcome to be a part of this great event.

Some of our 2022 Lake Mirror Classic Winners

Best in Show, pre-War Classics

1932 Packard 903 Deluxe Victoria

Richard and Patricia Lambert
Port Orange , FL

Best in Show, Special Shelby Display

1965 Shelby GT350

Nick Smith
Stuart, FL

Chairman’s Award

1934 BMW 315/1 Sport

Dirk and Alexandra de Groen
Coral Gables, Florida

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