MiM Tucson Experience

When:
March 7, 2016 – March 12, 2016 all-day
2016-03-07T00:00:00-06:00
2016-03-13T00:00:00-06:00
Cost:
Members: $1200 Driver / $300 Passenger | Non-Members: $1240 Driver / $340 Passenger (includes 1-year discounted membership)
Contact:
Karen Renfrow or Bryce Burklow
270-467-8804 or 270-777-4506
MiM Tucson Experience

Let’s go to Tucson!! What better way to get away from old man winter! The NCM’s Museum in Motion heads to Tucson, AZ for a week of great weather – great friends – great attractions. With the help of our NCM friends George and Vicki Hicks along with the Tucson Corvette Club – they have offered to show us around their beautiful Tucson area. Just to list a few highlights – scenic drives to Saguaro National Park, Sabino Canyon, and Superstition Mountain Area. Enjoy museums such as the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum and the Pima Air and Space Museum. Tour will end with a day in the rough and tough city of Tombstone!

Registration fee:
Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1200
Passenger / alternate driver $300

Non-Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1240
Passenger / alternate driver $340 (Includes 1 year discounted membership upon completion of MiM trip).

Advance registration closes at 5pm CT Thursday, February 4th, 2016.  No registration is available after that date.

Please be sure to check out our customized MiM merchandise

SOLD OUT!
Call Karen (270)467-8804 or Bryce (270)777-4506 For waitlist

2016 MiM Tucson Experience

 Best Western Plus
6801 S Tucson Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85756
6 nights lodging included in registration

Reserved Covered Parking
Washing facility and towels provided to wash your Corvette
Restaurant with hot complimentary breakfast and full service restaurant for dinner
Free shuttle service to any area restaurants within 5 miles of the hotel
Best Western Plus 

MONDAY, MARCH 7
4:00pm Check-in Best Western Plus

  • 6801 S. Tucson Blvd Tucson, AZ 85756
6:30pm Welcome Meet ‘n Greet Dinner

  • Best Western Plus Courtyard
  • Light Dinner
  • Included in registration
TUESDAY, MARCH 8
Hot Complimentary Breakfast in Hotel Restaurant
Group Meeting in Parking Lot
Depart for Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
A world-renowned zoo, natural history museum and botanical garden all in one place! Research and education programs and exhibits on the Sonoran desert region.

  • 2021 North Kinney Road Tucson, AZ 85743
  • Lunch on your own on Museum grounds – choice of restaurants
  • Admission included in registration
  • http://www.desertmuseum.org/visit/
Depart for Saguaro National Park
Tucson, Arizona is home to the nation’s largest cacti. The giant saguaro is the universal symbol of the American west. These majestic plants, found only in a small portion of the United States, are protected by Saguaro National Park, to the east and west of the modern city of Tucson. Here you have a chance to see these enormous cacti, silhouetted by the beauty of a magnificent desert sunset.

Return to Best Western Plus via beautiful Kinney Road and Picture Rocks Road

  • 6801 S. Tucson Blvd Tucson, AZ 85756
  • Dinner and evening on your own to rest or explore
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9
Hot Complimentary Breakfast in Hotel Restaurant
Driver Meeting and Staging in Hotel Parking Lot
Depart for Sabino Canyon
Experience the beauty of one of the most unique Southwestern desert canyons on a Sabino Canyon tram ride. Sabino Canyon is a natural desert oasis located in Tucson’s Coronado National Forest and is home to spectacular desert landscapes and abundant wildlife.

  • 5700 N. Sabino Canyon Road Tucson, AZ 85756
  • Tram rides and parking fees included in registration
Lunch at Arizona Pizza Co

Depart / Pima Air and Space Museum
Pima Air and Space Museum, is one of the largest air and space museums in the world, and the largest non-government funded aviation museum. You’ll see more than 300 aircraft and spacecraft including many of the most historically significant and technically advanced craft ever produced, both from the United States and throughout the world.

Return to Best Western Plus

  • 6801 S. Tucson Blvd Tucson, AZ 85756
  • Dinner and evening on your own to rest or explore
THURSDAY, MARCH 10
Hot Complimentary Breakfast in Hotel Restaurant
Driver Meeting and Staging in Parking Lot
Depart for Superstition Mountains / Gold Mine Ghost Town
The majestic monolith of Superstition Mountain is the world famous icon that separates urban luxury and wilderness adventure. At 3,000 feet high, Superstition Mountain seems to stand guard protecting the lore, myths, stories past and the spectacular Superstition Wilderness that still belongs to yesterday. Arriving at Gold Mine Ghost Townwalk down Main Street, explore the many shops and historic buildings. You’ll also get to witness an old west gun fight performed by the famous Goldfield Gunfighters!

Lunch Mammoth Saloon and Steak House in Gold Mine Ghost Town
Enjoy the authentic decor of vintage old west artifacts where you can enjoy a cold brew or sarsaparilla.  The Old West Stagecoach in the Saloon is an authentic remnant from the historic town of Tombstone, Arizona.

  • 4650 N Mammoth Mine Rd, Apache Junction, AZ 85119
  • Lunch Included in registration

 

Depart for Canyon Lake / Dolly Paddlewheeler
Enjoy a relaxing cruise on breathtaking Canyon Lake aboard the Dolly Steamboat.  The Dolly Steamboat is a replica of a classic American sternwheeler.  Cruises take passengers to secluded inner waterways accessible only by boat.

Return to Best Western Plus

  • 6801 S. Tucson Blvd Tucson, AZ 85756
  • Dinner and evening on your own to rest or explore
FRIDAY, MARCH 11
Hot Complimentary Breakfast in Hotel Restaurant
Driver Meeting and Staging in Parking Lot
Depart for Tubac Presidio State Historic Park
Tubac Presidio State Historic Park preserves the site of the oldest Spanish presidio (or fort) in Arizona. Established in 1752, the Presidio San Ignacio de Tubac was the first European settlement in what later became the state of Arizona. No visit to Tubac is complete without a stop at Arizona’s first state park located in the heart of Tubac village.

Free time for Lunch and Shopping in Tubac, AZ
Welcome to Tubac, Arizona, Southern Arizona’s growing artist colony! Tubac is the perfect shoppers’ paradise with over eighty galleries and shops that feature hand-crafted items, sculpture, paintings, clothing and some of Southern Arizona’s best import shops.

  • Enjoy Tubac
  • Lunch on your own
  • Come back on your own at your own time or come back with the group
  • Easy route back to Tucson

 

Return to Best Western Plus

  • 6801 S. Tucson Blvd Tucson, AZ 85756
  • Dinner and evening on your own to rest or explore
SATURDAY, MARCH 12
Hot Complimentary Breakfast in Hotel Restaurant
Driver Meeting and Staging in Parking Lot
Day in Tombstone, AZ
Walk the very same streets here in Tombstone that Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, Johnny Ringo, Ike Clanton and a host of other Western Legends walked over 130 years ago. You can just feel the history here! This is the most authentic Western Town left in the United States!

  • Special Parking for our Corvettes
  • Day and lunch on your own in Tombstone
  • Enjoy OK Corral reenactments; shootouts; street musicians; great shopping and several cafes to choose from for lunch
  • www.tombstonechamber.com
Farewell Evening Banquet

  • TBA
  • Dinner included in registration
SUNDAY, MARCH 13

Travel safely home and thank you for joining the
MiM TUCSON EXPERIENCE

SOLD OUT!
Call Karen (270)467-8804 or Bryce (270)777-4506 For waitlist