Artomobilia Weekend, hosted in Carmel, Indiana, on August 28 - 29, 2015, features two complementary events focused on the automotive art & design. Fuelicious: A Celebration of Wheels & Wishes is an exclusive evening of relaxed elegance and social interaction featuring 50 distinct collector cars on the grounds of the Lucas Estate. Artomobilia: A Celebration of Automotive Art & Design is a concours-styled car event, open to the public, hosting nearly 400 enthusiast and collector cars as well as 15,000 guests in the Carmel Arts & Design District.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2015
Fuelicious will excite the senses by delivering a distinct environment, a premium culinary experience, a distinct collection of automobiles, and a premier audience of committed automotive enthusiasts that combine to create an unmatched, exclusive social entertainment experience supporting the work of the Indiana Children's Wish Fund. Fuelicious will feature 50 distinct collector cars hosted at the Lucas Estate in Carmel. Purpose drives the focus of this event by combining the awareness and the resources of automotive enthusiasts, business leaders, and local personalities in supporting the incredible work of the Indiana Children's Wish Fund. Indiana Children's Wish Fund is a 501c3 and single-entity, statewide wish-granting organization focused on Indiana children, ages 3-18, with life-threatening or terminal illness.
The Lucas Estate is perhaps one of the most unique, and storied, residences in the Midwest. Set on 33 acres in Carmel, the Lucas Estate delivers the perfect environment to indulge in automotive and culinary excellence, discover the offerings of the supporting sponsors, and explore the distinct amenities of the estate, including the exterior grounds, pool house, entertainment area, gardens and sport complex bar.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 29, 2015
The Carmel Artomobilia features nearly 400 enthusiast and collector cars across more than 26 classes, including Super Car, Exotic, Classic, Sports car, European, Domestic, Vintage and Racers, attracting nearly 15,000 visitors from Carmel and the surrounding areas. The Artomobilia focuses on display and appreciation over competition and although each of the automobiles is truly magnificent, this event is not just about cars; it's about the art and automotive enthusiasts. The event embraces the essence automotive art and design by uniquely combining the artwork of local galleries and artists, with the presentation of significant automobiles and their iconic design. To that end, select local gallery owners commission a painting each year that features one of the most noteworthy cars presented against the canvas of the District.
CARMEL ARTS & DESIGN DISTRICT
Considered by many to be the highlight of the year’s events, Carmel’s Arts & Design District and the Carmel Artomobilia provides an unmatched environment for reaching one of the most desirable demographics in the state. And with nearly a half-mile of automobiles, art, retails, restaurants and vendors Arch-to-Arch, the Carmel Artomobilia promises a fun, yet sophisticated, atmosphere that features all that the District has to offer.