Saturday, September 28, 2019
The 20th annual Autumn in the Mountains Car Show features British & European cars and motorcycles from classic to modern. The show venue returns to Asheville Outlets (800 Brevard Road Asheville, NC 28806) and provides something for everyone. There are over 70 apparel, footwear, sports and specialty outlet stores along with plenty to see and do in the surrounding area. Bring your British or European car or motorcycle plus the entire family and enjoy the great western North Carolina scenery. Make it a weekend trip as we’ve arranged a discounted rate at the Comfort Suites Outlet Center, located next to our show field (890 Brevard Road Asheville, NC 28806). Please see more information below. Comfort Suites Outlet Center is also sponsoring a free car wash and detail area for participants.
Autumn in the Mountains in Asheville means comfortable weather and beautiful fall colors.
Car Classes and Awards will be significantly expanded for 2019.
British car classes will be based on preregistrations by British Make.
Additional classes are; Other British, German, Italian, Other European and Motorcycle.
• 3 cars make a class.
• 1st & 2nd place awards per class.
• Peer judging for awards.
• Best of Show and Longest Distance Traveled will also be awarded.
Vehicles are limited to British and European Brands manufactured in the British Isles and Europe.
In addition to the car show, the weekend’s activities include a Friday evening kick-off party, food, music, silent auctions, raffles, drawings and the AITM awards presentation. Participants will receive a dash plaque and Goody Bag with sponsor gifts and discount coupons to the Asheville Outlets stores.
Music will be provided by the Tom Brown One-Man-Band. Tom records all of his backup tracks himself. He plays lead guitar live and sings along with his tracks – Golden Oldies (50’s thru mid 60’s), Classic Rock (mid 60’s thru 80’s), a little Contemporary Country, and Beach.
Last year as a result of club activities like AITM, BCCWNC
donated over $6,500 to the Meals on Wheels programs in
Buncombe and Henderson counties equating to over 950
meals for shut-ins. This year, BCCWNC continues to support
those same programs.
In addition to Meals on Wheels, BCCWNC is supporting Toys for Tots in Western North Carolina.
If you would like to brighten the life of a Toys for Tots child,
please bring a new, unwrapped, toy to the show.
(for children ages 18 months to 13 years)
Registration is $30 per car, $15 per motorcycle and $15 per additional car.
Vendor spaces are also available. A 10’ x 10’ space is only $30.
Host hotel – Comfort Suites Outlet Center
Please note rooms need to be booked by the cutoff date of Tuesday, Aug 27, 2019 or they’ll be released to the general public. Reserve your room online or call the hotel directly.
Group Name: British Car Club
Group Code: AZ20I5
Comfort Suites Outlet Center
890 Brevard Rd.,
Asheville, NC, 28806
Phone: 828-665-4000, Option 0
Online room booking
For the Autumn in the Mountains Motoring Show Registration page,
click here: AITM Registration
For any questions about registration, please email us at:
Highland Brewing Company – AITM Kick-off Party
Friday, September 27, 4:00pm – 8:00pm.
Music, Dancing, Beer, Food.
12 Old Charlotte Hwy Asheville, NC 28803
Food service inside Asheville Outlets
Acropolis Pizza Café
Auntie Anne’s Pretzels
Beef Jerky Outlet
Frosty Mountain Ice Cream
Lindt Chocolate Shop
Woody’s Steak & Wings
Schedule of Events
Friday, September 27
3:00pm – 6:00pm: Car Wash & Detail Station Open at Comfort Suites Outlet Center
4:00pm – 8:00pm: Welcome Party at Highland Brewing
(12 Old Charlotte Hwy, Asheville, NC 28803)
Saturday, September 28
7:30am: Car Wash & Detail Station Open at Comfort Suites Outlet Center.
7:30am: Vendor Set-up Open.
8:30am: Pre-registered Participant Parking Opens.
9:00am: On-site Registration Opens / Event Open to the Public.
10:00am: Fund-raiser sale starts. Buy-It-Now merchandise.
2:00pm: Fund-raiser sale closes.
2:00pm: Car & Motorcycle Class Voting Closes.
2:00pm: 50-50 Raffle Award Winner Announced (must be present to win).
2:30pm: Awards Ceremony.
Please note for your safety and comfort:
• Pets must be kept on a 6 foot leash.
• Tents may not be staked into the asphalt and require a MINIMUM 10 pound weight per leg (City of Asheville Event Code).
• No outside alcohol is allowed; beer is available onsite at the Highland Brewing Co. stand.
• No overnight parking in the show area.
• Restrooms are located inside the Asheville Outlets (food court area).
• For any emergency, please see a British Car Club staff member or go to the Information Desk.