MiM ‘Springtime in the Dells’

When:
May 20, 2018 @ 3:05 pm – May 24, 2018 @ 4:05 pm
2018-05-20T15:05:00-05:00
2018-05-24T16:05:00-05:00
Where:
Wisconson Dells

MiM ‘Springtime in WI Dells’
May 20 – 24, 2018

Join us for an NCM Museum in Motion unlike any other at Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells, WI.

With no limit on the number of Corvettes joining us, you get to pick you own road tours each day. We will be offering 3 guided road tours daily from Monday – Wednesday. Some long – some short! You pick the tours that may be of interest to you. Or … you can stay back, play some golf or play at the waterpark and just enjoy the resort if you want! This is your vacation to do what you want to do. Be very involved – or be very laid back!!

Chula Vista Resort is only minutes away from all the exciting attractions that have made the Dells area famous. From antiques and art to cheese and fudge. Gift shops and outlet malls as well as museums, distilleries, golf and gaming. WI Dells has it all!

Special thanks go out to Ed and Barb Saari – members of the NCM – who are helping us with this very special MiM.

Make sure you sign on to NCM eNews to get the latest information on all MiM (Museum in Motion) events and on-site events including opening of registration and fees. Questions, contact Karen @ 270-467-8804 or Bryce @ 270-777-4506

Please call Karen (270)467-8804 or Bryce (270)777-4506 to register by phone or to answer any questions you may have.

 

Advance registration closes at 5:00pm on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 or until sold out

No registrations or refunds are available after that date.

This tour includes 4 hotel nights, all breakfasts, BBQ Meet n’ Greet, Surf n’ Turf Dinner Cruise, and Farewell Banquet

All road tours additional cost upon registering.

 Registration fee:

Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1200
Passenger / alternate driver $400

Non-Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1250
Passenger / alternate driver $450

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

2018 MiM ‘Springtime in the Dells’

Host Hotel:

Chula Vista Resort

2501 River Rd

Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965

 

SUNDAY, MAY 20
3:00pm Check-in at Chula Vista Resort

We invite you to relax in luxury at Chula Vista. You’ll be delighted by sweeping views of the Wisconsin River and the beautiful property from your comfortably appointed accommodations.

 

 

3:00pm – 5:30pm Credential pickup in Chula Vista parking lot under the big dome tent

 

 

 

6:00pm – 8:00pm ‘Meet n Greet’ BBQ at the Beach Bar

Cash Bar. Cookout is hamburgers, hot dogs, brats and all the fixings. Soda and water included with BBQ.

  •  Short introductions, discuss the MiM itinerary, Q & A session
  • Dinner included in your registration
 
MONDAY, MAY 21

 

7:00am Full Buffet Breakfast in Kilbourn City Grill

Open every day at 7:00am for breakfast. The buffet is quick and convenient but also offers the luxury of a delicious breakfast. The buffet features a live action station for hot fresh eggs and omelets, homemade waffles and pancakes, breakfast burritos, plus fresh fruit and pastries.

  • Included in registration
 
VALUABLE INFORMATION – TOUR DESCRIPTIONS

‘SCENIC’ – This will be a relaxed, leisurely drive through the countryside. Take in the scenery and the beauty of the land and enjoy the sights of the countryside driven in a relaxed manor

‘SPIRITED’ – These tours are for drivers (and their co-pilot) who are confident in themselves and their cars and who enjoy driving in a more aggressive manor as the opportunity presents itself on a tour. Slower, more cautious drivers should either drive from the back of these tours or limit themselves to ‘scenic’ tours for maximum enjoyment of everyone.

 
** Stage in Chula Vista Roadway ½ hour before your tour leaves **
 
8:00am – 5:00pm Monday Tour 1 – A Day at the Circus – $55 – ‘SCENIC’

Our first stop will be Al Ringling Mansion. You will be taken on a tour by the mansion owner himself, who is a true circus performer and lover of the history of the home and the circus. Then take a tour of Driftless Glenn Distillery before lunch. Walk next door to Circus World. Included will be a guided tour as well as several events ending with a Big Top Circus. Then on to the Baraboo Candy Company to satisfy that afternoon sweet tooth. End at Dells Raceway Park for some enjoyable track time.

  • Ringling Mansion
  • Lunch at Driftless Glenn Distillery & Restaurant
  • Circus World
  • Baraboo Candy Company
  • Dells Raceway Park
 
8:30am – 3:00pm Monday Tour 2 – Frank Lloyd Wrights Taliesin – $65 – ‘SPIRITED’

This tour will start with a 1 ½ hr. spirited drive in the country. Then enjoy a 2-hour tour of Frank Lloyd Wright private resident, Taliesin. A work in progress for over 48 years! By passing through these magnificent spaces, you will experience the intimacy and genius of one of America’s greatest architects. End the tour at a near-by local restaurant, Shifflets Bar and Riverside Grill.

  •  Frank Lloyd Wright Taliesin
  • Lunch at Shifflets Bar and Riverside Grille
  • Dells Raceway Park

 

       
11:00am – 1:30am Monday Tour 3 – Lake and Winery –  $25 – ‘SCENIC’

Enjoy a beautiful scenic trip to Shipwreck Bay, a dockside restaurant offering American grub, with an outdoor bar on the edge of Castle Rock Lake. Wisconsin’s 4th largest lake. Following lunch, you will be treated to a scenic drive around Castle Rock before heading to Burr Oak Winery for wine tasting at its best!

  •  Lunch at Shipwreck Bay
  • Drive around Castle Rock Lake
  • Burr Oak Winery

 

 
6:30pm – 9:30pm Surf ‘n Turf Riverboat Sunset Cruise

Cruise Lake Delton on a Riverboat. Menu includes a 6-oz. sirloin and a 4-oz lobster tail grilled, dinner salad, baked potato, two vegetable sides, chocolate marble cake, lemonade, coffee and water.

  •  Depart Chula Vista Resort Docks
  • Cash Bar available – CASH ONLY!
  • Cruise and meal included in your registration

 

 
TUESDAY, MAY 22
 7:00am – 11:00am Full Buffet Breakfast in Kilbourn City Grill

Open every day at 7:00am for breakfast. The buffet is quick and convenient but also offers the luxury of a delicious breakfast. The buffet features a live action station for hot fresh eggs and omelets, homemade waffles and pancakes, breakfast burritos, plus fresh fruit and pastries.

  • Breakfast included in registration
 
** Stage in Chula Vista Roadway ½ hour before your tour leaves **

 

 
8:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday Tour 1 – House on the Rock – $50 – ‘SPIRITED’

The House on the Rock is more than just another unique tour of the original house built atop a chimney of rock. This tour also includes many buildings that contain eclectic, exotic, and whimsical collections and displays. If you have not been to House on the Rock, this is a must- see destination! Lunch at Shifflet’s Bar & Riverside Grill. A treat by itself.

  •  House on the Rock
  • Lunch at Shifflets Bar and Riverside Grille
 
9:30am – 3:30pm Tuesday Tour 2 – Mid-Continental Railroad Museum & Train Ride – $40 – ‘SCENIC’

Step back in time with a 55-minute round-trip train ride through rustic rural settings in restored 1915 railroad coaches. Then visit the Mid-Continental Railway Museum filled with a nationally renowned collection of restored railroad equipment and displays from the 1885 – 1915 era of “The Golden Age of Railroading”. After lunch at Coach House – enjoy a tour about the history and art of cheesemaking at Cedar Grove Cheese.

  • Mid-Continental Railroad Museum
  • Scenic Train Ride
  • Lunch at Coach House
  • Cedar Grove Cheese
 
10:00am – 3:30pm Tuesday Tour 3 – Grand River State Wildlife – $20 – ‘SPIRITED’

Wonderful spirited trip in a beautiful area east of the resort. You’ll experience lots and lots of curvy roads as you drive to the Log Cabin Bar & Grill for lunch. On the way back, you will travel to Fawn Creek Winery. Fawn Creek Winery invites you to come enjoy a glass of their fine wine while savoring the peace and quiet of the woods on their outdoor deck overlooking the seven-acre vineyard. Complimentary wine tasting, a micro menu featuring artisan cheeses and a gift shop await you!

  •  Grand River State Wildlife Area
  • Lunch at Log Cabin Bar & Grill
  • Fawn Creek Winery
 
3:30pm–5:30pm Hot Laps at Dells Raceway Park – Open to all – No Charge!

Track Facts: Track Length: 1/3 Mile Asphalt Track
Track Width: All straights and corners are 55′ wide.
Banking: The track has approximately 9-degree banking in the corners and 6-degree banking in the straight-a-ways.

 

 
EVENING ON YOUR OWN TO ENJOY!
 
WEDNESDAY, MAY 23
 
7:00am – 11:00am Full Buffet Breakfast in Kilbourn City Grill

Open every day at 7:00am for breakfast. The buffet is quick and convenient but also offers the luxury of a delicious breakfast. The buffet features a live action station for hot fresh eggs and omelets, homemade waffles and pancakes, breakfast burritos, plus fresh fruit and pastries.

  •  Breakfast included in registration

 

** Stage in Chula Vista Roadway ½ hour before your tour leaves **

 

8:00am – 5:00pm Wednesday Tour 1 – Packer Country – $60 – ‘SPIRITED’

Lambeau Field stadium tour allows fans to experience the Packers’ history-rich facility first-hand and see several behind the scenes areas, such as private suites, go to field level and walk thru the players tunnel, visiting team lockers room, south end zone and see some of the stadiums premium levels to see the best views of Lambeau Field. Lunch at 1919 Kitchen & Tap on Lambeau Fields 1st floor atrium. Before heading back – visit the Hall of Fame which provides guests with an innovative approach to exploring the history of the Green Bay Packers.

  •  Tour Green Bay Packers Lambeau Field Stadium
  • Lunch at 1919 Kitchen & Tap
  • Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame

 

8:30am – 4:00pm Wednesday Tour 2 – Wine & Cheese $25 – ‘SCENIC’

Drive a scenic drive on the backroads through the hills of southern Wisconsin. Arena Cheese provides a viewing area so you can watch their artesian cheese makers making different varieties of cheeses. Samples provided! Lunch at Rookies sports bar. You’ll be amazed what is mounted on the walls and ceilings! Following lunch – you will head to Spurgeon Vineyards and Winery. Sample fine wines, tour the winery, and relax on their deck with a glass of wine.

  •  Arena Cheese Company
  • Lunch at Rookies Food & Spirits
  • Spurgeon Vineyards and Winery

 

10:00pm – 1:30pm Wednesday Tour 3 – Devils Lake & Winery – $25 – ‘SPIRITED’

Devil’s Lake State Park is the biggest state park in Wisconsin. You will stop at Baraboo Winery to enjoy tour and tasting. Then you’ll be taken inside the park and down along the water’s edge before rounding the lake and traveling up winding roads though the forest on the other side of the lake. Lunch at Fitz’s on the Lake.

  •  Devil’s Lake
  • Baraboo Winery
  • Lunch at Fitz’s on the Lake

 

4:00pm – 6:00pm Wednesday Tour 4 – Ride the Ducks – $24

Take a river tour by amphibious vehicles called DUCKs. Original Wisconsin Ducks deliver fun and adventure on land and water! The classic duck tour splashes into the Wisconsin River and Lake Delton, climbs over sand bars, and traverses over four miles of exclusive scenic wilderness trails, and has been thrilling passengers for 70 YEARS and counting, 

  •  Departs from registration area

 

 
THURSDAY, MAY 24
 
7:00am – 11:00am Full Buffet Breakfast in Kilbourn City Grill

Open every day at 7:00am for breakfast. The buffet is quick and convenient but also offers the luxury of a delicious breakfast. The buffet features a live action station for hot fresh eggs and omelets, homemade waffles and pancakes, breakfast burritos, plus fresh fruit and pastries.

  • Breakfast included in registration
  • Checkout by 10:00am

 

 
OPTIONAL – Stay an additional night either before or after the tour at the same discounted rate offered to us!

  •  Contact Karen or Bryce for additional info
  • Self-guided tours available

 

 
 

Travel safely home and thank you for joining the

MiM ‘Springtime in the Dells’

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER