When Eisenhower designed the Interstate Highway system, he envisioned a lawless, death-race arena where only the fastest could avoid being killed by mechanical gulls. Experience a fraction of his speed dream from a safe distance with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $20 for admission for two to the Festivals of Speed on Saturday, March 9 (a $40 value)
- $38 for admission for four to the Festivals of Speed on Saturday, March 9 (an $80 value)
Visitors can view luxury automobiles from Lamborghini, Aston-Martin, Ferrari, McLaren, and Bugatti alongside custom motorcycles and racing boats. New and vintage models are displayed on the golf course at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort. The show lasts from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Festivals of Speed
Festivals of Speed has been parading a fleet of the world’s snazziest automobiles before crowds at several fancy Florida hotels and resorts for a full decade. The who’s who list of cars includes vintage and contemporary models from Porsche, Lamborghini, Bugatti, Rolls-Royce, and Aston Martin, some so frighteningly aerodynamic that the wind refuses to blow on them. All rest in silent repose, waiting to be unleashed to qualified drivers through a special Ride and Drive program.
To complement the automotive elegance, the event planners have made arrangements for soft jazz, luxury lifestyle displays, and sumptuous snacks perfect for tossing to Bentleys as they hop up on their hind wheels. The festival also attracts speedy species of watercraft, aircraft, and custom motorcycles, as well as classic and restored cars submitted by local auto enthusiasts. Alongside its vehicle lineup, the festivals also showcase jewelry, fine art, real estate, and culinary gems to cater to all manner of luxury aficionado.