National Corvette Museum
National Corvette Museum

The World is Coming to Kentucky!

September 25, 2010 marks a first in American history. It is the first time the World Equestrian Games have been hosted outside of Europe and the world is coming to Kentucky!

The 2010 Kentucky Experience / Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games are scheduled to run through October 10, 2010 and will be held in Lexington, Kentucky at the Kentucky Horse Park and it will be an experience to remember.

The National Corvette Museum and Kentucky Department of Travel have teamed up to offer a special "souvenir" for one lucky fan. On Sunday, October 10 a raffle drawing will be held at the Kentucky Experience of the World Equestrian Games for this special edition 2010 Crystal Red Grand Sport Corvette Convertible! The car has a strong Corvette show history and was used by Chevrolet to promote the new Grand Sport all over the country. In addition, Chevrolet's design team has made a few special, custom modifications to make it truly a collectible car.

Learn more about this exciting car below, and purchase your tickets online for only $20 each today! Tickets will also be available on-site at the Kentucky Experience of the World Equestrian Games.

Phone orders will only be accepted through Friday, 10/8/10 at 5:00PM CT.  Website orders will only be accepted through Saturday, 10/9/10 at 8:00AM CT.


2010 'Special Edition' Crystal Red Grand Sport Corvette Convertible Raffle
Sunday, October 10 at 12 p.m. ET

  • VIN 14
  • Special "one off" centerstack and steering wheel finish, unique center console leather wrap, one-off sill plates, stitching accents on the center armrest
  • Special rear badge and windshield decal
  • Strong Corvette show history and used to promote the new Grand Sport all over the country by Chevrolet and has approximately 1,680 miles.
  • Cashmere leather seating surfaces with crossed flag embroidery on the headrests
  • Grand Sport Chrome aluminum wheels
  • Cashmere convertible top
  • 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shift
  • Dual-mode performance exhaust
  • Audio system with Navigation, and CD Player with MP3 Playback Capability
  • 3LT Package: Memory package, heated seats, Bose seven-speaker sound system, XM Radio one-year subscription, head-up display, power-telescoping steering column, universal home remote transmitter
  • Museum R8C Delivery Program
  • Total MSRP over $72,000!
  • Unlimited Tickets Available


The National Corvette Museum conducts a series of raffles each year as a method of fundraising for the day to day operations of the Museum. To check out the other raffles going on at this time click here.

Winner must be 18 years old with a valid driver's license.
Licensed by the Kentucky Department of Charitable Gaming  - License Number ORG0000854


Due to postal regulations, raffle ticket stubs cannot be returned by mail for purchases over the Internet, through the mail or by telephone. When an order is placed, we will complete the ticket by filling in the name, address, and phone number, and we will drop the ticket in the barrel at the National Corvette Museum. At the drawing, the winner will be contacted based on the name and information on the ticket. To pick up the vehicle, two forms of identification, one of which must be a photo ID will be required to prove that this person is the person on the winning ticket. Purchasers do not need their ticket stubs for any reason. However, the stubs will be kept on file at the NCM. Purchasers can call the NCM or email to check when the order was processed and obtain their ticket number if so desired. Winner need not be present to win.

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Plan Your Visit During the World Equestrian Games

Baymont Inn
Exit 22, 165 Three Springs Rd.
$94.26 / $120.27
Candlewood Suites
Exit 22, 540 Wall St.
$96 / $106
Courtyard by Marriott
Exit 22, 1010 Wilkinson Tr..
$119 / $129
Hampton Inn
Exit 22, 233 Three Springs Rd.
$119 / $129
Hilton Garden Inn
Exit 22, 1020 Wilkinson Tr.
$128.69 / $165.64
Holiday Inn
Exit 22, 1021 Wilkinson Tr.
$134.97 / $146.32
Super 8
Exit 28, 110 Willamette Ln.
$83 / $98

A quick drive down the Bluegrass Parkway brings you to some unique attractions that are the only of their kind in the WORLD! Your visit to Kentucky is not complete without a stay in the Horsepower Capital of the World... Bowling Green, Kentucky. Located in south central Kentucky, less than one hour north of Nashville and two hours south of Louisville, Bowling Green is known as "Home of the Corvette" with not only the world's only GM Corvette Assembly Plant, but also the only museum dedicated to a single model... The National Corvette Museum!

National Corvette MuseumWhether you are a car buff, or just enjoy experiencing an important piece of Americana, the Museum is a 115,000 square foot showcase to America's sports car. Over 80 Corvettes are showcased in periodic settings, including mint classics, prototypes and racing champs. Test your skills by fueling up and changing tires at the interactive Pit Crew Challenge, or get a short lesson on highway safety on one of the new Driving Simulators.

The Museum is also a great stop for lunch and shopping. The Corvette Store offers a variety of apparel and merchandise that will get you geared up! Enjoy a 50's themed diner with today's menu favorites in the Corvette Cafe. Burgers, shakes, wraps, salads, soups and daily specials are offered. It is the perfect way to wrap up your family's visit to the Corvette Museum!

Save on Bowling Green's exceptional accommodations... located just over two hours from the Kentucky Horse Park! Packages are available for two persons or a family. Double occupancy package pricing includes two tickets to the National Corvette Museum while the family package includes a Museum family pass - valid for everyone in the same household!

Reservations required. Based on availability. Must present World Equestrian Games ticket or pass at check-in to be eligible for discount. Mention code WEGVETTE when booking. Prices include taxes.

Learn more about the Kentucky Experience here
Learn more about the Alltech FEI World Equestrian games here

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