Now is the time to plan on joining your Porsche-loving friends and register for Appalachian Adventure, August 12-14 2016, Fontana Village Resort, Fontana Lake, North Carolina. Onsite accommodations are available at the resort at a group rate. The Resort will release their hold on our block of rooms on May 12th and will not guarantee room availability beyond that date.

This Appalachian Region – PCA event offers tons of stuff to see and do in a beautiful Western North Carolina location featuring some of the best roads in the Eastern U.S., scenic views and cool mountain temperatures.

Here is a partial list of activities available at what promises to be great laid-back, fun-filled event:

  • Fantastic driving opportunities and roads with guided and self-guided tours that include - Tail of the Dragon, Cherohala Parkway, Foothills Parkway, Joyce Kilmer forest, Western North Carolina waterfalls, Nantahala gorge, TVA dams, small town visits to Bryson City and Franklin, NC and a gem mine experience.
  • Peoples Choice Concours with over 50 Porsches to view.
  • Lots of time for socializing with friends at mixers on Friday and Saturday evening, a beer and wine tasting, optional Pig Pickin’ BBQ, evening bull sessions at the bonfire pits, Saturday lunch and dinner and more.
  • Try a challenging Porsche historic and technical quiz.
  • Take an optional scenic guided boat tour of Fontana Lake.
  • Shop for Porsche and Appalachian Region logo wearables at the Goodie Store.
  • Kick the tires of some new Porsche vehicles that will be on display courtesy of event sponsor Harmony Motors/Porsche Asheville.
  • Win valuable automotive items and accessories as prizes for a charity raffle with all proceeds to benefit MANNA Food Bank.
  • Saturday evening awards dinner with special guest speaker.

Event registration via the web at:

Registration is scheduled to close on 6/15/16. Fees are $115/single and $215/double.

Onsite accommodations at Fontana Village Resort

For reservations contact the resort directly at 800-849-228 or 828-498-2211. Mention that you are with the Appalachian Region Porsche Club to get the group rate through 5/11/16.

For additional details including an event schedule, Concours classes and rules, a list of frequently asked questions and more, see the Appalachian Region – PCA website.

For further information contact Don Therien, Vice President Appalachian Region - PCA at

Event sponsored by 2016 Appalachian Region – PCA Platinum Sponsor: Harmony Motors/Porsche Asheville.

Peter GrahamPeter Graham, President
Appalachian Region - Porsche Club of America