The Official Transporter of the Gasparilla Concours d'Elegance is Plycar Transport

Parking for Participants, Trailers & Big Rigs


Fenced and Secured Trailer Parking Lot is for Participants with cars registered for Friday Night "Cars in the Park" and Saturday Concours d'Elegance ONLY.  There is plenty of room for big rigs and transporters.  

There will be NO Car Unloading from trailers at the show field, you must drive your car from the secured parking lot to the show field. If any questions, please call Brando Pistorius 813-917-9205 or Parking Chairperson, John Hansel 813-380-8330

This lot is not for general public parking. Please see below for other parking options. There are parking garages next to the show field, as well as parking on the street and several parking lots nearby to choose from. 

Maps will be supplied to Friday Night and Saturday Participants in your Instructions Packet in March, 2020. 

Parking for General Public

 Parking in Downtown Tampa

We have several options adjacent and nearby to the show field.
The closest parking garage is Poe Garage- Adjacent on the North side of the Show-field. 800 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL

​​Click HERE for a link to many parking options in downtown Tampa

Click HERE to download a complete list of parking garages and lots in downtown Tampa

Disabled Drop-Off

Please drop off at the south side of show field on Twiggs St. then proceed to park your vehicle in a parking garage, lot or on the streets downtown. 

Shuttle and Uber Drop-Off

There will be free shuttles from the trailer parking lot to the show hotels  

(Aloft, Courtyard, Residence Inn)  and to the show field 

(Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park.) Shuttles and Uber will drop off and pick up on the south side of show field on Twiggs St.  

Trailer Unloading

All cars that are able to run must be unloaded in the trailer parking lot on S. Willow Ave.. and W. Kennedy Blvd. and driven the 1 mile to the show field. Exceptions are for cars that can not be driven and are display only. Those unloading directly on the show field must have special permission from Brando Pistorius to do so Friday morning.

Another generous In-Kind donation

Thank you Tampa General Hospital

We could not do great things for these beautiful kids in need without the generosity of our Sponsors and their In-Kind Donations. Thank you TGH for allowing us to use the overflow parking lot for our truck and trailer parking.