The annual Des Moines Concours d’Elegance™  is a by-invitation exhibition of collectible motor vehicles celebrating the fine art, design evolution, and amazing innovations of motor vehicles through the years and the talented designers and engineers that created them. The Concours takes place in downtown Des Moines on closed streets surrounding the internationally recognized Pappajohn Sculpture Park. The Concours Weekend includes the annual Heartlands Driving Tour that visits interesting auto-related attractions in central Iowa.  For more information, see