Vette(s): SOLD - "The Toy" - 1970 Convertible SOLD - "The Beast" - 1990 ZR-1 (#682) "BLKBRRD" - 1978 Trans Am, 400ci/285hp, 4 spd, Black w/black interior, Hurst t-tops
National Corvette Museum 20th Anniversary Celebration
and 5th National Corvette Caravan - August 27 - 30, 2014
Celebrating 20 years of
growth and changes, the Museum's Anniversary will be celebrated with the
arrival of the National Corvette Caravans and their participants from
around the globe.
Unite with friends, family
and enthusiasts in Bowling Green, Kentucky for a look back at the
Museum's history and help us usher in the future with the grand opening
of the NCM Motorsports Park!
Event pre-registration closes
on Monday, July 21 and all activities are open to event registrants
only. Those pre-registered will receive a personalized event credential,
lanyard, event pin and dash plaque.
Lifetime Members: Free
Members: $15 per person
Non-Members: $25 per person
If you would like to "arrive
in style" consider joining a Caravan for fun along the way! More
information on what the caravans are, activities planned and how to join
is available at www.nationalcorvettecaravan.com. Cost to register for a caravan is $5 per person.
Museum events are known for
their exclusive seminars giving the history of various aspects of
Corvette, plus details on what's new with the design and engineering of
the car straight from the team at GM who built it. The 20th Anniversary
Event activities include:
Motorsports Park Activities
Join us for the Grand
Opening of the NCM Motorsports Park on Thursday, August 28 at 9am CT!
The facility offers both an autocross/skid pad area and road course.
Activities that will be offered during the festivities include:
Chevrolet Ride and Drive: Test drive GM vehicles on the track and get free rides in a new Stingray
Hot Laps: Ride with a VIP in your Corvette (Museum fundraiser, $50)
Parade Laps: Drive your own Corvette around the road course
There's lots to see and do
in our neck of the woods, so we've put together a few guided and
unguided road tours that you can do with some friends, your club, or by
Guided Road Tours:
Offered Thursday, Friday and Saturday and designed for people not
traveling with a group who would like to make new friends! Sign up for
the road tour of your choice at the Museum upon arrival. $5 per car fee.
Unguided Road Tours:
Adventure awaits the scenic byways of Kentucky and Tennessee! We have a
number of scenic drives, trips with a lunch stop, and suggested
itineraries with an attraction and meal.
View and download tour suggestions with maps online here.
Vendors & Store Partners
While Museum events do not
typically offer a large number of vendors, we are working to bring you
more shopping choices than usual!
To watch for an updated list of our vendors or check out the goods they will be offering click here.
As it gets closer to the
event, more and more hotel rooms have been opening up as room blocks
drop. Click here to view a list of available accommodations maintained by the BG Area Visitors Bureau.
Caravan Brick Orders
Place your order for a 2014 Caravan Brick online here!
Special Exhibits The Messner Collection: Display featuring a collection of rare, pristine and low mile Corvettes gifted to the Museum by Donald Messner.
"The Great 8" Sinkhole Corvettes:
An exhibit featuring the Corvettes that fell victim to the Museum's
sinkhole and information surrounding this act of Mother Nature.
RESERVED PARKING AVAILABLE
a fundraiser for the Museum we have a limited number of paved parking
spots available, which can be reserved for a donation of $500 per spot.
This program guarantees you your own numbered spot from Wed. - Sat. of
the event. It also allows you to come and go as you please with your
spot being saved the whole time. The $500 counts towards your annual
giving and Winner's Circle status, and is tax deductible.
To secure your spot, click here and choose "General Donation" and put "20th Anniversary Parking" in the additional notes field.
addition to offering paved, grass and gravel parking at the Museum and
Motorsports Park, we will also be offering a shuttle service for those
who would like to catch a ride from area hotels or Greenwood Mall.
Western Kentucky University Football
WKU vs. Bowling Green State University
Friday, August 29
Kick-off Time TBA Learn more here.
For questions, contact Jamie Levitt, Manager of Ticket Sales: 270-745-2423
Bowling Green Hot Rods Baseball
Corvette Appreciation Night
Saturday, August 30
Gates open at 6pm, Game starts at 7:05pm
Tickets: $10 Purchase tickets here.
Customers will need to follow the steps listed below.
1. Click on link
2. Input your fundraiser’s promo code into “Special” Offer Code Box. Click Submit
3. Find the designated game date for the fundraiser and click buy tickets. This will take you to a new screen.
4. Click the blue + icon that has “Box” listed next to it.
5. Select the number of
tickets you want to purchase next to your fundraiser’s name. It should
be listed as a $10.00 ticket.
6. Follow the prompts as listed on screen to complete the purchase.
Just Piddlin' Farm Corvette Corn Maze
Museum Business Member
located just south in Woodburn, KY offering a special Corvette-themed
corn maze in celebration of the Museum's 20th Anniversary. Learn more here.
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