America’s Sports Car… an exciting legend produced only in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Museum features over 80 Corvettes in periodic settings, including mint classics, one-of-a-kind prototypes and modern-day wonders of engineering and design. Test your knowledge at interactive trivia kiosks, and don’t miss the chance to try a Corvette on for size in our lobby where we have a 2015 Stingray waiting for you. Displays continually rotate so no two visits are the same. Round out your visit with a souvenir from the Corvette Store, grab a bite to eat in the Corvette Cafe, and race over to the NCM Motorsports Park to spectate or take a lap!
2017 MiM Daytona Rolex 24
January 25 – Jan 30, 2017
Call Karen (270)467-8804 or Bryce (270)777-4506 FOR WAITLIST or Changes
Museum in Motion Tours bring Corvette Enthusiasts together to enjoy driving their corvettes and visit new, unique, interesting, and exciting ventures. the Museum event season kicks off with a tour starting in Daytona Beach and ending with the IMSA Weathertech Race – Daytona Rolex 24. The first race of the 2017 IMSA Weathertech season is a must for race fans!
Attend the race the entire 4 days Thursday – Sunday or choose an optional attraction day (Thursday) at St. Augustine before settling in for 3 days of immersion in Corvette Racing at Daytona as part of the Corvette Corral.
As with all MiM Tours, space is limited so make sure you sign on to NCM eNews to get the latest information on all events including opening of registration and fees. GPS and/or family band radios highly recommended! Questions, contact Karen @ 270-467-8804 or Bryce @ 270-777-4506
Advance registration closes at 5:00pm on Dec 20, 2016 or until sold out
No registrations or refunds are available after that date.
Please be sure to check out our customized MiM merchandise
Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1550
Passenger / alternate driver $300
Non-Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1590
Passenger / alternate driver $340 (Includes 1 year discounted membership upon completion of MiM trip).
|2017 MiM Daytona Rolex 24
Host Hotel: Bahama House Oceanfront Hotel
2001 S. Atlantic Ave.
Daytona Beach Shores, FL 32118
(5-night stay included in registration)
|WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25|
|4:00pm –||Check-in at Bahama House Oceanfront Hotel
The ocean-front Bahama House proffers excellent accommodation, top-notch amenities, and easy access to numerous attractions in and around Daytona. Enjoy majestic sunrises, warm sunshine and the beautiful soft sands of Daytona Beach at your home away from home.
|5:30pm – 6:30pm||Daily Complimentary Cocktail Reception – Bahama House
|7:00pm||‘Meet n Greet’ Pizza Party in Reception Room of Bahama House
|THURSDAY, JANUARY 26|
|8:00am – 8:15am||Group Meeting in Front Lobby|
|8:15am||Depart for St Augustine, FL (optional)|
|9:30am – 4:00pm||Arrive for day at St. Augustine
With nearly 500 years of history, including rule by Spain, Britain, and the U.S., St. Augustine is full of sights and attractions that entertain and educate. For over 30 years, Old Town Trolley Tours has provided St. Augustine sightseeing tours highlighting the best of the city. Hop aboard one of our trolleys and you’ll experience Transportainment, a delightful combination of transportation and entertainment. Our friendly conductors narrate the St. Augustine tours with a fascinating and fun mix of trivia and humorous stories. It will be our pleasure to guide you through America’s oldest city on one of our orange and green trolleys. Old Town Trolley Tour is the best way to see the city. Because we cover the entire city, you can avoid costly parking and city driving. The tour is also designed so that you can hop on and off and explore on your own at any time. With frequent pickups at all our stops, this helps you avoid walking long distances.
|4:30pm||Stage back at Parking Lot for drive back to Hotel or drive back on your own!|
|FRIDAY, JANUARY 27|
|7:00am||Driver Meeting in Parking Lot|
|7:15am||Leave for Daytona International Speedway as group (optional)
|7:30am – 5:30pm||Corvette Corral Hours|
|5:00pm||Depart back to Bahama House
|5:30pm –||Daily Cocktail Reception – Bahama House (optional)|
|Dinner on your own to enjoy!!|
|Return to Bahama House Oceanfront Hotel
|SATURDAY, JANUARY 28|
|8:00am – 6:00pm||Corvette Corral Hours|
|8:15am – 8:30am||Staging in Parking Lot|
|8:15am||Depart for Daytona International Speedway
A new era for GT class racing in the IMSA WeatherTech United SportsCar Championship will debut alongside a new state-of-the-art motorsports stadium at Daytona International Speedway, adding to the excitement and fan experience of the 54th Rolex 24 at Daytona.
|6:00pm – 10:00pm|| Taste of the 24 Meal Experience
Join us Saturday, January 28, 2017, 6 pm – 10 pm, for fabulous entertainment, non-stop racing and food from the area’s finest restaurants! Guests will enjoy the ultimate hospitality experience featuring a delicious blend of food and fast cars from the Midway Suites. Proceeds from the 7th annual Taste of the 24 at Daytona International Speedway will benefit education programs in Central Florida.
|Depart back to Bahama House on your own
|SUNDAY, JANUARY 29|
|8:00am – End of Race||Corvette Corral Hours|
|8:15am – 8:30am||Staging in Parking Lot|
|8:30am||Depart for Daytona International Speedway
|On your own||Arrive back at Bahama House
|5:30pm – 6:30pm||Daily Cocktail Reception – Bahama House (optional)
|7:00pm||Depart for Top of Daytona Restaurant for Farewell Dinner
Resting on the 29th floor of Peck Plaza, Top of Daytona is 365 feet above ocean level with a 360-degree view of the shore and the Halifax River. Located on Atlantic Avenue, Top of Daytona is just steps from the beach.
|MONDAY, JANUARY 30|
|Continental Breakfast – Check out Bahama House|
Travel safely home and thank you for joining the
MiM Daytona Rolex 24 Tour
2017 NCM Bash
April 27-29, 2017
The Bash marks the beginning of the NCM on-site event season and is one of our largest annual events.
Activities include scenic road tours including visits to old favorites and new attractions, special seminars by Corvette Powertrain and sculpting by Corvette Design, 2 Car Shows, autograph sessions, access to Customer Assistance Center, talk to the CorvetteMechanic, participate in a raffle drawing, and win memorabilia at a live benefit auction. Also back by popular demand are the Women’s Garage Party presented by women engineers from GM, This event will see the return of members of the Corvette Race Team, the always popular Ladies’ Oasis, and the event banquet returns to the Sloan Convention Center. You also have the opportunity to participate in NCM golf with members of the Corvette design team and Corvette Racing.
Join us at our new Motorsports Park for touring laps. Feel free to go over and watch as Corvettes they take to the track to learn what their cars can do
Make sure you are signed onto NCM eNews to get the latest on event registration and updates. On-line registration includes the event dash plaque, lapel pin and a personalized badge & lanyard. Many of the event activities sell out quickly so it’s important to register early.
Watch for registration to open early December 2016
Spring in the Smokies, Tail of the Dragon and Biltmore all combined in one great MiM tour. Once again we hit the road, leaving Bowling Green and heading East to run the famous TN-129, aka Tail of the Dragon. This year again, we will be staying at the beautiful Biltmore Inn on the Biltmore Estate grounds. The Monday Biltmore visit includes a specially arranged early morning photo op of the cars in front of the manor house followed by breakfast in the Biltmore Stable Café adjacent to the house. Included in our Biltmore plans are your choice of 1 specialty tour: The Legacy of the Land Tour, Rooftop Tour, Wine & Chocolate or the Upstairs/Downstairs Tour. Lunch will be at the Deer Park Restaurant on the grounds. After hours – enjoy a special private guided tour of the Mansion. New friends will be made while enjoying one of the most beautiful areas of the country during the colorful spring season. GPS as well as two-way radios highly recommended!
Please be sure to check out our customized MiM Merchandise
Members: $1350 Driver / $500 Passenger | Non-Members $1390 / $540 Passenger (includes 1-year discounted membership upon completion of MiM
Advance registration closes at 8am CT Monday, March 13th, 2017. No registrations or refunds are available after that date.
|Museum in Motion Bash Dragon Run Agenda|
|SATURDAY, APRIL 29th|
|4:15pm – 5:00pm||Registration Pickup & Drivers Meeting
|SUNDAY, APRIL 30th|
|Breakfast on own|
|8:15am||Stage in NCM Front Circle|
|10:20am – 10:40am||Scheduled Rest Stop|
|*** Check Local Time – Different Time Zone ***|
|12:20pm – 1:45pm||Gas Stop & Lunch – your choice of numerous restaurants in area
|1:50pm||Regroup and Stage
|2:15pm||Approximate arrival to begin ‘Tail of the Dragon’
|4:40pm||Arrive in Asheville – check into the Inn on Biltmore Estate
|6:00pm||Dinner on your own
|MONDAY, MAY 1st|
|7:30am – 8:30am||Arrive Biltmore Estate
|8:45am – 10:00am||Breakfast Buffet at Biltmore Stable Café
Adjacent to Biltmore House, the stable, which originally housed George Vanderbilt’s horses and carriages, has been renovated into a beautiful restaurant. This special venue offers seating in former stalls and the hayloft area where we will be seated.
Timing Varies Slightly by Tour
|Choice of 1 Xtra Behind the Scenes Tour of Biltmore House
(make sure you choose one in your registration)
· Upstairs/Downstairs Tour – reveals the glamorous life of attending a Vanderbilt house party and the fascinating work that went on behind the scenes at Biltmore. Guests will descend the backstairs to learn event more about servant life, see Biltmore’s sub-basement, and discover the technology that made America’s largest home a modern marvel
· Wine & Chocolate – Discover why chocolate and red wine are a match made in heaven. (THIS TOUR IS AT 2PM)
|12:30pm – 1:30pm||Deerpark Restaurant Buffet Lunch– Biltmore Grounds
Deerpark Restaurant is housed in a historic barn original to the estate. Enjoy prepared–to–order specialties in addition to classic favorites. The delightful courtyard restaurant specializes in Southern family–style dishes. Enjoy our Taste of the South lunch and brunch buffets highlighting regional Southern flavors drawn from the Carolina Coast, Low Country, Southern Appalachians, and Louisiana.
|2:00pm – 4:30pm||Antler Hill Village or Biltmore Gardens – Self Guided – Biltmore Grounds
A stop at the Winery is a must for anyone who enjoys good food and wine – complimentary wine tastings will be offered in the Tasting Room throughout the day and visit the Barn, Farmland, and Kitchen Garden to learn more about Biltmore’s agricultural heritage. Before leaving the Village, be sure to pop in the Legacy Exhibit Hall to see the exhibit on display at the time or relax on the Village Green.
|4:45pm – 6:15pm||NCM Private Guided Evening Visit – Biltmore House
A visit to America’s largest home is a most memorable experience. Cross the threshold into a world of hospitality, beauty, and luxury that has remained virtually unchanged for more than a century. Hear the Biltmore story as you walk through the house with a knowledgeable guide.
|6:30pm||Depart on Own to Inn on Biltmore Estates
|TUESDAY, MAY 2nd|
|Day on Own to Rest, Explore, Enjoy Biltmore and Asheville
|WEDNESDAY, MAY 3rd Check Out and Depart|
Travel carefully and return home safely – Thank you for joining the 2017 ‘MiM’ Bash Dragon Run Tour
MiM ‘NASCAR in the South’
The NCM’s Museum in Motion heads to Charlotte, NC in May of 2017 for a race themed week. Just in the beginning planning stages – a few of the stops will include Rick Hendrick’s Heritage Center, various race shops, NASCAR Museum, NASCAR Hall of Fame Museum and lunch/dinner at the Charlotte Motor speedway club. Please mark you calendar and hope you can join us on this very fast MIM ‘NASCAR in the South’.
Planning is underway and registration will open December 2016
This event will have a very limited number of opening so you want to make sure you are signed onto NCM eNews to get the latest information on event registration and updates.
2017 C4 Gathering
May 18-20, 2017
Watch for Registration to open Early 2017
The National Corvette Museum hosts the C4 Gathering along with the ZR-1 Net Registry http://www.zr1netregistry.com/, and the Grand Sport Registry http://www.grandsportregistry.com/. Open to all those interested in the 4th Generation Corvette, these two organizations and the NCM are working to bring participants activities, seminars, a special guided plant/museum tour, MSP track day and information specific to their interest in this generation of Corvette.
Make sure you are signed onto NCM e-News to get the latest on event registration and updates.
$10 Adults, $8 Seniors, $5 Youth (6-16), Under 6 Free, Active Military Free.
Various discounts and coupons available. Group rates offered for 10 or more people.
The Corvette Plant is located just across the street. Tours are offered every 15 minutes Monday through Friday starting at 8:30am Central Time. The last tour departs at 1:45pm. Tours are $10 per adult and $5 per student age 10-16, or purchase a combo ticket for the plant and museum for $16. For more information on the Corvette Plant Tours and to book a tour online click here.