BY ELINA T. HTUN | THE HOUSTON EXOTIC AUTO FESTIVAL AND LUXURY LIFESTYLE EXPO – EXHIBIT AND COMPETITION, SPONSORED BY PRESTIGIOUS EXHIBITORS – IS A NEW EVENT FORMAT WHICH OFFERS AN OPPORTUNITY TO MEET WITH THE HIGH-PERFORMANCE CAR DEALERSHIPS AND SEE A VARIETY OF HOUSTON’S NON-AUTOMOTIVE LUXURY BRANDS. WE TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THEIR LAST EVENT.
Bentley, Rolls-Royce, Porsche, Audi, BMW, Jaguar & Land Rover of Houston, McLaren of Houston, Car Toys, West Yachts & Brokerage, Hublot, Ferrari Club of America, Omni Hotels & Resorts of Houston, Carnan International Luxury Properties, Houston Polo Club and others are involved; the event was presented by Farmers Insurance and produced by Luxcior magazine, including a fashion show and a silent auction benefiting Houston Children Charity.
The visitors were surprised by amazing collectable cars on display, hundreds of beautiful luxury masterpieces and VIP Lounge elegant decor, all under one roof of NRG building, and during entire visit they were serenaded by the Virtuosi of Houston, a premier youth chamber orchestra of talented young people. Created 20 years ago, Virtuosi of Houston (VoH) is an organisation with a mission to provide education to the young and gifted artists, and expand their talents through exposure to internationally renowned conductors.
Hundreds of private owners and collectors had the unique opportunity to celebrate their masterpieces and compete under several categories in front of the most enthusiastic and demanding audience.
Through a challenging musical programming, they offer leading opportunities to a music profession, for Houston’s middle to high school age musicians and bring to our Houston audience an impressive repertoire of chamber works. VoH ensures the unique music education and professional performance opportunities to become available to all who meet their artistic standards by offering tuition support for those who need it.
The second surprise for the guests was the Exhibit Competition & Exhibit Awards, along with the luxury dealerships, top performance after-market exhibitors, auto clubs and a variety of magnificent brands from non-automotive industries, offering to hundreds of private owners and collectors the unique opportunity to celebrate their masterpieces and compete under several categories in front of the most enthusiastic and demanding audience.
Author: Elina Htun.
Article published on the Paddock Magazine, the only business publication in the motorsport industry. http://www.thepaddockmagazine.com/the-virtuosi/