Chico Concours d’Elegance Event Information
Some of the details below apply to the 2016 Chico Concours d’Elegance. We will update this page when 2017 event information becomes available. Thanks.
The Chico Concours d’Elegance is Butte County California’s premier annual car show. Held every year since 1979, the Chico Concours features a full day of music, friendship, entertainment, and beautiful automobiles in the park-like atmosphere of Butte Creek Country Club. We sincerely hope that you will choose to attend as either a participant or spectator.
Chico Concours d’Elegance Details
|When||Sunday 10 September 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
|Where||Butte Creek Country Club
175 Estates Drive
Chico, California 95928
|Proceeds benefit||Butte College Automotive Technology|
|Map||Butte Creek Country Club|
|Schedule of events||7:00 AM Registration
10:00 AM Gates Open
11:00 AM Concours Begins
3:00 PM Trophy Presentation Begins
4:00 PM Concours Ends
|More information||Chico Concours d’Elegance
About Chico, California
The City of Chico was founded in 1860 by General John Bidwell and incorporated in 1872. The City of Chico has grown to over 33 square miles with a population of 88,634 (January 2015) in the incorporated area and a greater urbanized area population of approximately 100,000. Chico is located in the Northern Sacramento Valley of California, 90 miles north of Sacramento on Highway 99, in Butte County, east of Interstate 5.
The city is a cultural, economic, and educational center of the northern Sacramento Valley and home to both California State University, Chico and Bidwell Park, one of the country’s 25 largest municipal parks and the 13th largest municipally-owned park.
Other cities in close proximity to the Chico Metropolitan Area (population 212,000) include Paradise and Oroville, while local towns and villages (unincorporated areas) include Durham, Cohasset, Dayton, Hamilton City, Nord, and Forest Ranch. The Chico Metropolitan Area is the 14th largest Metropolitan Statistical Area in California.