1000 Miglia Warm-Up USA 2019
Iconic Italian Car Rally Comes to Middleburg!
The Town of Middleburg is excited to be the base of operations for the 1000 Miglia Warm-Up USA 2019 event. This iconic event has a storied history in Italy, representing sport, culture, and community. Event participants are being hosted at the Salamander Resort & Spa and will depart each day from The Pink Box, the Town's Visitor Center at 12 N. Madison Street.
Schedule of Events in Middleburg:
- Thursday, October 24:
- Official Green Flag "Send-Off" - 8:00am - 9:00am - North Madison and Marshall Streets (at the "triangle")
- Mayor Bridge Littleton welcomes the participants, and students from the Community Charter School send off with celebration!
- Friday, October 25:
- Finish Line Welcome - 5:00pm-7:00pm - North Madison Street
- Participants will arrive around 4:45-5:15pm and park their vehicles on North Madison Street
- Visit with drivers, see the iconic vehicles, and enjoy a beautiful fall evening
- Grab food, goodies, and warm cider at our Street Festival as we welcome the participants!
- Saturday, October 26:
- CARS & COFFEE - 6:00am-9:00am
- Bring your own iconic vehicle (new or old) - park anywhere in Town, but as close to the traffic light as you can (Washington St and Madison St)
- Walk up North Madison to see the participating cars
- Grab coffee and pastries from Common Grounds - provided at the Pink Box (12 N. Madison Street)
- Cars depart around 8:15am with a formal "send-off" - stay to shop in Town!!
In order to safely begin the car rally each day, certain street closures will be required. Specifically, North Madison Street and W. Marshall Street (from Madison to Pendleton) will be closed each morning (times approximate):
- Thursday, October 24: Closures last from 6:30am-9:30am
- Friday, October 25: Closures last from 8:30am-10:30am
- Saturday, October 26: Closures last from 6:00am-9:00am
For the Friday evening event, North Madison and W. Marshall (to the Safeway back parking lot) will be closed from 4:30pm-7:30pm.
No street parking will be permitted on North Madison all day Friday, October 25th.
Parking is available along Washington Street, side streets, and our municipal parking lots. Visit our parking page for more information!