Untold Stories of Automotive Legends

Start your Saturday with some “scoop”. Get up close and personal with know Derek Hill, Lyn St. James, and Jean Jennings, courtesy of Maserati and fueled by Hagerty. Registrations contribute to the new “Phil Hill Challenge Match“, doubling our ability to support Parkinson’s research and patient care!

An exclusive online event ~ November 21, 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET

 

Rally Across America for Parkinson's

We’re partnering with Rally Across America to support some of our local beneficiaries and the “Access to Care” program we established for six Parkinson’s Foundation Centers of Excellence in Portland, Atlanta, Boston, New York, Houston and San Diego. Drivers and additional ambassadors wanted!

Drive Toward a Cure Day ~ Portland ~ October 10, 2020

 

2021 NCM Track Day

The 2020 event has been cancelled due to COVID-19, but we’re pleased to announce that registration is open for our next NCM Motorsports Park Drive Toward a Cure Day – reserve your place now!

April 2, 2021

 

Automobiliart Originals

Make the space you’re in sing with an original painting by artist Paul Chenard!

35% of all sales made through drivetowardacure.org will benefit Drive Toward a Cure in our mission to support Parkinson’s Disease research and patient care.

 

2021 Northeast Adventure

We’re headed east for a first Fall Foliage Tour featuring more exhilarating driving roads, great hotels and restaurants, and wonderful stops along the way!

Rescheduled to Columbus Day Weekend, October 7-11, 2021

 

Rally Across America for Parkinson's

We’re partnering with Rally Across America to support some of our local beneficiaries and the “Access to Care” program we established for six Parkinson’s Foundation Centers of Excellence in Portland, Atlanta, Boston, New York, Houston and San Diego. Drivers and additional ambassadors wanted!

Drive Toward a Cure Day ~ Portland ~ October 10, 2020

 

Automobiliart Originals

Make the space you’re in sing with an original painting by artist Paul Chenard!

35% of all sales made through drivetowardacure.org will benefit Drive Toward a Cure in our mission to support Parkinson’s Disease research and patient care.

 

Drive Toward a Cure Days!

Join local drives occurring from coast-to-coast in support Parkinson’s Disease research and patient care.

Let us inspire a drive in your area, like we’ve done with the first Porsche and Ferrari Club of America chapters to join the movement! All clubs and marques are invited.

 

Why We Do What We Do

Learn more about Parkinson’s Disease and you’ll understand what motivates us to Drive Toward a Cure.

Upcoming Drive Toward a Cure Events

Weekend Getaways

Kentucky Bourbon Trail Getaway

Date: April 2, 2022

All Makes | Getaway | X Date TBA

The Kentucky Bourbon Trail Getaway includes a full day of Unlimited Touring Laps at the NCM Motorsports Park before heading to The Brown Hotel in Louisville and a local “speakeasy” for great food and libations, and a chance to unwind. Saturday will feature a relaxing day touring several hand-picked Kentucky Bourbon distilleries with three meals included. Finally, on Sunday we explore some great back roads with lunch at the Bavarian Bierhaus in Nashvillle and we go behind the scenes at the Lane Motor Museum!

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Signature Road Rallies

Northeast Adventure

Start date: October 7, 2021

End date: October 11, 2021

Adventure | All Makes

The fall colors in the Northeast are second to none! Whether you’re local or coming from parts that don’t experience such a dramatic change in seasons, it’s always a really special experience. And there is hardly a better way to enjoy it than driving your favorite car along the many classic back roads and byways of the Appalachian Mountains. The 2020 Drive Toward a Cure “Northeast Adventure” will continue to put Drive Toward a Cure at the pinnacle of driving events, blending cars and camaraderie for a great cause.

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Track Days

NCM Motorsports Park Drive Toward a Cure Day

Date: April 2, 2021

All Makes | Track Day

NCM Motorsports Park

NCM Motorsports Park is once again hosting a FULL DAY of Touring Lapping in support of Parkinson’s Disease research and patient care. ALL makes are welcome; convertibles are welcome; there is no helmet requirement; and passengers are allowed too! Click for full details about the NCM Motorsports Park “Drive Toward a Cure Day”!

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Drive Toward a Cure Days

Rally Across America – Atlanta

Date: November 1, 2020

All Makes | DTAC Day

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Join Aaron Spaulding/Mike Thies of the Concours d’Elegance of Atlanta, and co-ambassador Bruce Piefke of Caffeine and Octane for a unique Atlanta event for the second Rally Across America Drive Toward a Cure Day, starting at Caffeine and Octane in Dunwoody/Sandy Springs, for a scenic tour of some of the finest roads to travel in the Alpharetta, Cummings, Oakwood and Gainesville areas, with a hosted lunch in Peachtree Corners.

Funds raised from this drive will benefit the Parkinson’s Disease Comprehensive Care Clinic at Emory Udall Parkinson’s Disease Center (Atlanta), a Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence.

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Rally Across America – Texas

Date: November 14, 2020

All Makes | DTAC Day

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Join Lance Phillips of Air & Asphalt LLC, ambassador for the North Texas Dinosaur Valley Tour event. Gathering in South Dallas, our group will enjoy a 150-mile drive through some of the most scenic areas of North Texas throughout the day’s journey. At the halfway point, we’ll enjoy lunch as we get ready for the second half of the tour.

Funds raised from this drive will benefit The Parkinson’s Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic at Baylor College of Medicine (Houston), a Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence.

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Up Close And Personal – Untold Stories of Automotive Legends

Date: November 21, 2020

All Makes | Other events

Start your Saturday with some “scoop”. Get to know Derek Hill and the world-renowned legacy he leads, American racing legend Lyn St. James and the triumphs she’s achieved, not just for women but for motorsports, and Jean Jennings, from taxi driver to automotive editorial extraordinaire. Join us as we open the books and tell some tales. We’re gathering online at 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET and everybody is welcome!

Event Details Registration

Mercedes-Benz Club America, San Francisco Bay Area

Date: December 31, 2020

DTAC Day | Mercedes-Benz | X Date TBA

Mercedes-Benz Club of America

Event in the works. We’re looking forward to our first event with the Mercedes-Benz Club!

All Clubs and Car Lovers

Date: January 31, 2100

All Makes | Corvette | DTAC Day | Ferrari | Jaguar | Lamborghini | Mazda | Porsche | X Hide date

Follow in the footsteps of clubs from coast-to-coast that have held their own “Drive Toward a Cure Day” drives. Let us know you’d like to start an event

Sponsors and Friends of Drive Toward a Cure

Contact us to find out how to become a Sponsor.

Contact us to find out how to be included as a “Friend of Drive Toward a Cure“!

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Drive Toward a Cure raises funds and awareness for Parkinson’s Disease research and patient care. Proceeds benefit:

Drive Toward a Cure is constantly imagining and investigating new programs to directly benefit Parkinson’s Disease patients and research programs. We would love to hear from you about how you think funds should be directed.

The Parkinson’s Foundation makes life better for people with Parkinson’s disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. In everything we do, we build on the energy, experience and passion of our global Parkinson’s community.

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As the world’s largest nonprofit funder of Parkinson’s Disease research, The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to accelerating a cure for Parkinson’s Disease and improved therapies for those living with the condition today.

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