Welcome to the the Vancouver Island Concours d'Elegance (formally the Vancouver Island Motor Gathering)!

The GAIN Group is proud to present The Vancouver Island Concours d'Elegance, a fun-filled family event showcasing an array of classic, unique, modern and custom cars and motorcycles for enthusiasts of all ages.

100% of all donations going towards the David Foster Foundation and the Cowichan District Hospital Foundation.

Thank you, everyone, for attending the 2018 Motor Gathering and for helping us raise over $186,000 in cash donations and over $220,000 in in-kind donations!

The Vancouver Island Concours d'Elegance will be hosted at the Shawnigan Lake School.
1975 Renfrew Rd, Shawnigan Lake, BC

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  • Vancouver Island Motor Gathering
  • Motor Gathering



Have a vehicle you would like to showcase? If so, we invite you to join a wonderful group of motor enthusiasts at this year's show. If you have a vehicle you're proud of and would like to be included in our judging, please be sure to register and become eligible for one of our awards:

To be announced.

Award Categories

  • Best American
  • Best British
  • Best Classic
  • Best Motorcycle
  • Best German
  • Best Italian
  • Best Pre-War
  • Best Post-War
  • Best Sports Car
  • Best Truck
  • Best Japanese
  • Best Muscle Car
  • Best Street Rod
  • Best Original
  • Best in Show
  • Fan Favourite
    (Voted by the public on Aug 26th)
  • Best Car Club Display
  • Vancouver Island Motor Gathering
  • Motor Gathering

"The Cowichan District Hospital Foundation is delighted to be a beneficiary of the motor gathering event again in 2017. The funds raised at this event will be dedicated to help bring a new hospital as expeditiously as possible. The motor gathering is a fantastic community event and we are so pleased to be a part of it.”

Alison Taylor, board chair of the CDHF    
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Schedule of Events

  • We welcome the automotive collector car community at the Shawnigan Lake School.

  • Thank you for being a part of our operations and in supporting our local community.

Motor Gathering

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Shawnigan Lake School

1975 Renfrew Rd, Shawnigan Lake, BC

This year the Vancouver Island Concours d’Elegance will be held on Sunday, August 25th, 2019 at the Shawnigan Lake School.

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