National Corvette Museum
National Corvette Museum

Other Events & Activities Around Town
August 27 - 30, 2014

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Looking for extra activities once you get to Bowling Green? This page offers information on things to do aside from all the great happenings on the Museum and Motorsports Park grounds.

Western Kentucky University Football
Corvette Appreciation Night

WKU vs. Bowling Green State University
Friday, August 29, 2014
Kick Off Time 6:30pm
Learn more at
For questions, contact Jamie Levitt, Manager of Ticket Sales: 270-745-2423 or

Josh TurnerSounds of Independence
Country Performer Josh Turner - Roughstock and Rambling Tour

Friday, August 29, 2014
Ticket sales start May 23 at 11am CT. Tickets start at $42 plus fees and can be purchased online at or call 270-904-1880
One of country music's most recognizable hit-makers, earning numerous CMA, ACM and GRAMMY nominations, Turner has sold more than five million albums and garnered four No. 1 hits. His song, "All Over Me," from Haywire also reached the top spot on the charts, making him one of only seven country artists to have two No. 1 hits in 2010.

Turner released his fifth studio album, Punching Bag, on June 12, 2012 which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart. The debut single "Time is Love" was No. 1 on the Best of 2012 Billboard Country Chart. The Associated Press says, "With Punching Bag, Turner once again proves he ranks among the most effective -- and most hard-core country -- performers of his generation." Turner is one of the youngest members of the Grand Ole Opry, inducted in 2007.

Hot RodsBowling Green Hot Rods Baseball
Corvette Appreciation Night

Saturday, August 30, 2014
Gates open at 6pm, Game starts at 7:05pm
Tickets: $10, with $3 per ticket coming back to the Museum.

Please use the following link to purchase tickets online.

Customers will need to follow the steps listed below.

  1. Click on link
  2. Input your fundraiser’s promo code (CORVETTE) 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'Corvette Corn Maze
Just Piddlin' Farm
Open August 27 - November 1
Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm
Sunday 1-5pm
Museum Business Member Just Piddlin Farm of Woodburn, KY is creating a special Corvette-themed corn maze to help celebrate the Museum's 20th Anniversary. The maze will feature ten trivia stops to test your knowledge of Corvette and agriculture. The working family farm also offers a hayride to their pumpkin patch, corn hole, games, activities, gourds, honey and more.

On Friday, August 29 the band Double Nothin' will be playing old time rock and roll, country and crowd favorites starting at 6pm. They will also be offering hayrides through the pumpkin patch starting at 1pm until dark. Concessions will offer southern Kentucky BBQ, hamburgers and hot dogs. Bring a blanket and folding chair to enjoy the concert! Learn more on their website here.

BB&T Concerts in the Park
Free concerts held in Downtown Bowling Green. Friday, August 29 from 6-8:30pm is Wide Open Road in Fountain Square Park and then from 8-10:30pm is Skip Bond and the Fugitives at Circus Square Park. Don't forget your lawn chair or blanket! More

Tourism Links

Bowling Green Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
Caves, Lakes and Corvettes Regional Tourism

Information Booth
Have questions or need help? Please visit the NCM Ticket Booth on Corvette Boulevard.
Wednesday, 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday, Friday & Saturday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Road Tour Information Booth, Maps & Directions
Looking for places to go and things to do in the area? Visit our Road Tour Information table on the NCM Front Grass Circle:
Wednesday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday & Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
• Non-Guided Road Tour Maps Available

Additionally, the CVB staffs a visitor information desk inside the Museum lobby. The desk offers free Kentucky maps, suggestions on dining and things to do, directions and more. They will also maintain a list of available accommodations in Bowling Green should any guest want to switch hotels to one closer by.

Traffic and Travel Updates
The Kentucky Highway Department suggests you check for traffic updates and construction delay updates. You can also use #caravan14 on social media sites to share any tips, updates, news and fun!