This year’s event takes place August 23rd, 2014 from 3-7pm at our brand new venue, Whispering Pines Golf Club in Pinckney, MI and features items such as, amazing live action speed painter Martina Hahn, a wide variety of vintage cars and motorcycles, including high-end vehicles of Italian origin, outstanding entertainment, including the WhatAbouts, a high energy trio singing the music of the 50′s & 60′s, and much, much, more! Tickets are $75 each, and all proceeds benefit Love INC.
To qualify for this offer, ticket purchases MUST be made between July 1st and July 22nd, 2014 and may be obtained online or by contacting Love INC at 517.552.3620.
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Meet the WhatAbouts, a girls group performing as part of this year’s entertainment at Le Concours de Livingston! The group focuses on music from the 60′s and performs favorites from the Ronettes, The Crystals, Marvelettes, the Dixie Cups, & many more!
The group first met over 8 years ago at a Relay For Life event. They had so much fun, they decided to continue to fly through more songs of the 60′s.
Today they sing at many car shows, festivals, dinner shows, reunions, sock hops, and other private events. They have shared the stage with The Reflections, The Shades of Blue.
The Girls sing and dance to all the songs, and they include audience participation with skits during their show. They are a lot of fun! All ages enjoy their show! For more information check out their website www.thewhatabouts.com or their Facebook page here.
Sneak Peak! Check out the latest addition to our 2014 Live Auction, a plane ride in a World War II American T-6, courtesy of Ron & Linda Staley!
Up for auction is a 1 hour ride in a WWII vintage advance trainer, the North American T-6. Meet pilot Ron Staley at Livingston County Spencer J. Hardy Airport on a mutually convenient warm and sunny day for a ride over Livingston County. Experience what it’s like to fly a piece of history. You will be fitted in your flight suit, briefed on the history and operation of this restored aircraft, and create your own flight plan. You may even have the opportunity to fly the plane for a period during the flight. T-6 hat and T-shirt included.
Don’t miss out on the unique items auction items Le Concours de Livingston 2014 has to offer. Reserve your tickets at leconcours.org/tickets today!
The date has been set for Le Concours de Livingston 2014! Come be a part of this special event hosted at our brand new venue Whispering Pines Golf Club in Pinckney, Michigan. Benefiting Love INC of Livingston County, this year’s event has a special treat in store and will feature high-end vehicles of Italian origin! Guests will also enjoy viewing unique works of art, listening to live music, and bidding on one-of-a-kind items in our Live and Silent Auctions.
Become a part of the Heads or Tails game going on during our Live Auction at Le Concours de Livingston! To play, guests buy a Glass Heart, custom made with the Love INC cross in each one. These beautiful pieces are handmade by Master Glass Blower Annemarie Stanesa especially for Love INC. For only $25 per heart, you can play to win $1,000 cash or a 60″ flat screen TV. Proceeds from the hearts go directly to Love INC. Be sure to ask at check-in how you can become the owner of one of these beautiful handblown pieces. Limit of 2 hearts per person.
Interested in selling these hearts at the Le Concours de Livingston event? Contact Steve Gronow! He’s looking for individuals with outstanding people skills and and who enjoy selling. He will also cover the ticket price of anyone who sells 50 or more hearts, and give a cash prize to the top seller at the event.
For more information, check out all the event details on our website.
The biggest source of news in Livingston County, The Press & Argus is a huge supporter of community events. “We care deeply about our community.”, says Rich Perlberg, Executive Editor and General Manager of The Press & Argus. “We are especially fond of Love INC and it’s roll in our community and we truly support the idea behind Love INC, partnering with churches to assist those in crisis.” Rich goes on to say that he highly recommends people attend the event as they are sure to have a good time.
Learn more about the Press & Argus at their website here, or check out their Facebook page.
Official Rules - NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Ends 7/26/13. Winner will be chosen and notified on 7/27/13. Tickets will be mailed with in 2 days of winner notification. If winner does not claim prize with in 24 hours, a new winner will be chosen. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
LaFontaine Automotive Group, a family owned and operated company, has done business in the Livingston County community for over 30 years.
The corporation, which focuses on providing families with the best vehicles deals on the market, believes strongly in participating and giving back to the community which has made it’s business successful.
“The reason we got involved with Love, INC”, says Kelly LaFontaine of LaFontaine Automotive Group, Highland, “is because their core values line up with a our own. They focus on building communities up and helping those in need. Love INC reflects what we stand for and we are proud to support this cause.”
Wondering what’s in store for this year’s Le Concours de Livingston entertainment?
We’ve got an outstanding list of musicians lined up including:
Child of the Promise – a group which includes dozens of local Christian musicians who perform annually to benefit Love INC in it’s efforts. This talented bunch will be showcased on the second floor of the Gronow household and is sure to provide an exceptional performance.
Dan Glynn – established pianist and local to Livingston County, this fabulous entertainer will perform for attendees enjoying the Maritime Museum Tour.
Livingston Lamplighters – this 15 member acappella men’s group plans to provide Barbershop style chorus for attendees in the tent as well as wander the grounds in duos and trios.
Jersey Boys – You’ll find this amazing men’s quartet performing a forty minute Four Seasons Tribute for attendees enjoying the shade of the tent.
“We loved the idea of Le Concours de Livingston when it was first presented to us back in 2011.”, says Steve Case, Owner of Pure and Simple Catering. “We think Livingston Love INC is a wonderful nonprofit and we are happy to support an organization that gives back to Livingston County.”
Learn more about Pure & Simple Catering at their website, or check out their Facebook page. Don’t forget to watch the above video for a sneak peak of this year’s Le Concours de Livingston food.