“Passport to Elegance” Party

Thursday, July 20, 2023

This high-flying party, presented by UBS Walnut Wealth Management Group, produced by LUXE Creative and styled by TWIN PINE, lands at Pittsburgh-Butler Regional Airport for a return engagement – our 2022 party was a great success! Guests will be part of a unique experience where every detail rivals the most exclusive of world-class charity events. LUXE Creative, known for their unique, exciting and engaging luxury events that do not disappoint will again be producers of this event.

This year’s party will be Ferrari themed as we anticipate a large contingent of Ferrari owners coming into town to celebrate the Marque of 2023. Get immersed in the evolution and examples of the rare and interesting automotive and air transportation throughout this period in a festive and lavish atmosphere featuring scrumptious passed hors devours, top notch strolling food stations and two top-shelf open bars. The evening will also include live music, silent and live auctions and other surprises you won’t want to miss.


You never know which spectacular cars will be featured until you arrive but we can assure you that Eric Zagrocki, Ed Rice, Andy Schor, Amy Beck, Bob Speer, Scott Kerr and Bernie Martin are hard at work locating unique cars for display including a contingent of Ferraris to represent our Marque of the Year.


The committee is working diligently on securing some exciting aircraft for this year – stay tuned for updates.


Single Tickets: $395 each
4 – 7 Tickets: $350 each
8 or more Tickets: $295 each

2022 PVGP Passport to Elegance

The party starts at 6:00 and runs until 10 PM. Ample parking is available at the Airport and it’s easy to find off of Route 8. All food and drink are included with your ticket and there will be an auction to help raise additional funds for our charities.

“I love the beauty of vintage cars, especially ones from the ’50s and ’60; and this event easily rivals the one out in California’s Monterey Bay.”
–  BOBBY RAHAL, Indianapolis 500 winning race driver and special guest at the inaugural Passport to Elegance party.



A special thanks to Presenting Sponsor UBS Walnut Wealth Management Group for their desire to once again be associated with this first-class event for the fourth year! There are opportunities available for event sponsorship that include event tickets and logo placement on signage. But don’t wait long sponsorships are taking off! Download the 2023 PVGP Passport Sponsorship PDF or contact Dan DelBianco or Stephanie Shaffer for more details.



Please contact Event Chairs, Eric Zagrocki and Susan Gera if you have any questions or would like to get involved on the committee
Eric Zagrocki
Susan Gera
Stephanie Shaffer
Scott Kerr
Bob Speer
Kelly Gremba
Ed Rice
Ted Sohier
Dan Taylor
Amy Hahn Beck
Michael Meehan
Andy Schor

We want to extend a big thank you to the volunteers from Merakey AVS and the BMW Club that make the Passport to Elegance Party such a big success!


Event details: Start date Thursday, July 20, 2023 6:00 pm End date Thursday, July 20, 2023 10:00 pm Calendar “Passport to Elegance” Party

Eric Zagrocki
Susan Gera

Organizer details


Venue details Venue

Pittsburgh – Butler Regional Airport


473 Airport Road

City Butler Postal code 16002 State PA

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