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2014 NCM 20th Anniversary Celebration
August 27 - 30, 2014

Event Registration

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Lifetime Member Event Price: FREE
NCM Member Event Price: $15.00 per person
Non-NCM Member Event Price: $25.00 per person

Download a PDF 3-page condensed agenda here.

Pre-registration closes July 21, 2014 at 5pm CT.
You MUST BE REGISTERED to attend seminars and participate in Motorsports Park parade laps.
Those who pre-register receive a personalized hardcard badge, lanyard, commemorative event lapel pin and dash plaque.

Please note: While every effort is made to provide the most accurate information, all activities are subject to change.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

8:00am     National Corvette Museum Opens
8:45am     Auxiliary Parking at the Motorsports Park Opens
9:00am    

Shuttle Bus Service Begins

  • NCM Motorsports Park
  • Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Lodge
12:00pm - 5:00pm

Information Booth & On-Site Registration

  • NCM Ticket Booth on Corvette Boulevard

8:00am

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8:00pm

Advance Registration Pickup

  • Pre-Registered Participants Only
  • Enter through garage door by Museum Courtyard
  • Located in Victory Lane
7:00pm     NCM Closes
8:00pm     Shuttle Bus Service Ends

Thursday, August 28, 2014

7:00am

 

 

Gates Open at NCM & MSP
Shuttle Bus Service Begins

  • Shuttle Stops include NCM Motorsports Park
  • FOP Lodge
  • Area Hotels

7:00am

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8:00am

Caravan Captains' Breakfast

  • By Invitation Only
  • Old PDI
7:15am - 8:15am

One Acre Club Staging

  • One Acre Club Members stage on the Motorsports Park Road Course for the Grand Opening Ceremony and a Photo Op
  • NCM Motorsports Park
8:00am    

NCM Opens

Rest Stop Tent Opens

  • Open area to sit and relax
  • Refreshment Sales
  • NCM Front Grass Circle
8:00am - 3:00pm

Advance Registration Pickup

  • Pre-Registered Participants Only
  • Located in Victory Lane
  • After 3pm, Please Visit Ticket Booth on Corvette Boulevard for Registration Pick-Up
8:00am - 5:00pm

Information Booth & On-Site Registration

  • NCM Ticket Booth on Corvette Boulevard
8:00am    

Road Tour Booth Opens

  • Guided Road Tour Registration (on-site registration only)
  • $5 Per Car
  • Non-Guided Road Tour Maps Available Online and On-Site
  • NCM Front Grass Circle
8:00am - 8:45am

Bowling Green Assembly Plant Production Video

  • Located in Chevrolet Theater
8:30am - 8:45am

One Acre Club Group Photo

  • One Acre Club Members stage on the Motorsports Park Road Course for the Grand Opening Ceremony and a Photo Op
  • NCM Motorsports Park
8:30am - 10:00am

NCM PDI Demonstration

  • See how the NCM performs it's Pre-Delivery Inspections
  • Meet the new PDI crew
  • PDI off Corvette Boulevard
9:00am - 9:45am

Motorsports Park Grand Opening Ceremony

  • All participants welcome
  • NCM Motorsports Park
9:45am - 10:00am

One Acre Club Touring Laps

  • By Invitation Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
10:00am - 11:00am

Design Overview

  • GM Corvette Team
  • Conference Center
10:00am - 1:00pm

DJ Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Open to all participants
  • Refreshment Sales
  • Fueling Station Tent
10:00am - 3:00pm

Chevrolet Ride and Drive

  • Test Drive GM Vehicles
  • First Come, First Serve
  • Free Ride in a Stingray around the NCM Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
10:00am - 4:30pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
11:00am - 4:30pm

'The Corvette Mechanic'

  • C4/C5/C6/C7 Specialists Paul Koerner & Brittany George
  • GM Certified Corvette Technician
  • Club Room
11:15am - 12:30pm

Getting to Know Zora Duntov

  • Speakers: Dave McLellan, Gib Hufstader and Jerry Burton
  • Conference Center
11:30am - 12:15pm

How to Properly Insure Your Corvette

  • Adam Boca, NCM Insurance
  • Chevrolet Theatre
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Corvette Update / Walk Around

  • GM Corvette Team
  • Logo Circle
12:30pm - 1:30pm

Using the Seventh Generation Navigation System

  • Speaker: Paul Pearson
  • Chevrolet Theatre
12:45pm - 1:45pm

Inspired from the Ground Up

  • Speakers: NCM Executive Director Wendell Strode
    & Construction Manager Mike Murphy
  • Recap of the Skydome Sinkhole
  • Conference Center
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Live Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Ray Glenn, 50s-90s Rock/Pop
  • Fueling Station Tent
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Book Signing - Mike Mueller

  • Author of "The Complete Book of Corvette" and "The Corvette Factories: Building America's Sports Car"
  • Corvette Boulevard
1:30pm - 2:00pm

GS90 Unveiling

  • Dick Guldstrand unveils the restored GS90 Corvette
  • Corvette Boulevard
1:45pm - 2:45pm

Betty Skelton Tribute

  • Speaker: Jerry Burton
  • 2014 Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Conference Center
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Performance Data Recorder Overview

  • GM Corvette Team
  • Conference Center
2:00pm - 3:00pm

No Time to Cry Book Signing - Wil Cooksey

  • Corvette Boulevard
3:00pm    

Raffle Drawing

  • Corvette Boulevard
3:15pm - 4:15pm

History of the Corvette

  • Speaker: Joe Spielman
  • 2001 Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Conference Center
3:15pm - 4:15pm

NCM Founders' Roundtable

  • Speakers: Terry McManmom, Ray Battaglini and others
  • How the Museum Came to Be
  • Chevrolet Theatre
4:15pm - 5:15pm

No Time to Cry - Wil Cooksey

  • 2013 Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Served as GM Bowling Green Assembly Plant Manager for 15 Years
  • Discussing his new book, No Time to Cry
  • Conference Center
4:30pm - 7:30pm

Live Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Tyronne Dunn & Kinfoke (Classic R&B)
  • Fueling Station Tent
5:15pm - 8:00pm

Banquet: Lifetime / VIP Dinner

  • For Lifetime Members Only
  • Registration Fee: $5 Per Person
  • Pre-Registration Required
  • NCM Motorsports Park
7:00pm     NCM Closes
7:30pm     Fueling Station Closes
8:00pm     Shuttle Bus Service Ends
Friday, August 29, 2014

7:00am

 

 

Gates Open at NCM & MSP
Shuttle Bus Service Begins

  • Shuttle Stops include NCM Motorsports Park
  • FOP Lodge
  • Area Hotels
7:30am - 9:00am

Ambassador Breakfast

  • Pre-Registration Required
  • Old PDI
8:00am    

NCM Opens

Rest Stop Tent Opens

  • Open area to sit and relax
  • Refreshment Sales
  • NCM Front Grass Circle
8:00am    

Road Tour Booth Opens

  • Guided Road Tour Registration (on-site registration only)
  • $5 Per Car
  • Non-Guided Road Tour Maps Available Online and On-Site
  • NCM Front Grass Circle
8:00am - 5:00pm

Information Booth / Registration

  • Advanced Registration Pickup
  • On-Site Registration
  • NCM Ticket Booth on Corvette Boulevard
8:00am - 8:15am

Caravan Chair & Captains Recognition Parade Lap

  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
8:30am - 10:00am

NCM PDI Demonstration

  • See how the NCM performs it's Pre-Delivery Inspections
  • Meet the new PDI crew
  • PDI off Corvette Boulevard
8:45am - 9:45am

Corvettes & Karst: NCM Sinkhole

  • Dr. Jason Polk & Dr. Leslie North, WKU Department of Geography
  • Conference Center
9:00am - 10:00am

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
9:00am - 3:30pm

'The Corvette Mechanic'

  • C4/C5/C6/C7 Specialists Paul Koerner & Brittany George
  • GM Certified Corvette Technician
  • Club Room
9:45am - 10:45am

History of the 1983 Corvette

  • Speaker: Dave McLellan
  • Chevrolet Theatre
10:00am - 12:00pm

Book Signing - Randy Leffingwell

  • Author of "Corvette Sixty Years" and "Legendary Corvettes"
  • Corvette Boulevard
10:00am - 10:30am

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
10:00am - 11:00am

Design Overview

  • GM Corvette Team
  • Conference Center
10:00am - 1:00pm

DJ Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Open to all participants
  • Refreshment Sales
  • Fueling Station Tent
10:00am - 3:00pm

Chevrolet Ride and Drive

  • Test Drive GM Vehicles
  • First Come, First Serve
  • Free Ride in a Stingray around the NCM Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
10:00am - 3:30pm

Ladies' Oasis

  • Relaxing Ladies' Retreat
  • Victory Lane
10:30am - 11:30am

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
10:45am - 11:45am

S18: Safe Driving Tips

  • Speaker: Andy Pilgrim
  • 2012 Hall of Fame Inductee
  • NCM Motorsports Park
11:00am - 12:00pm

No Time to Cry Book Signing - Wil Cooksey

  • Corvette Boulevard
11:00am - 12:00pm

Book Signing - Larry Edsall

  • Author of "Corvette Stingray: The Seventh Generation of America's Sports Car"
  • Corvette Boulevard
11:15am - 12:15pm

9/11 World Trade Center Experience

  • Speaker: Wes Wong, Retired FBI Agent
    Wes Wong was a Senior Agent at Ground Zero, pulling out the first victim
  • Conference Center
11:30am - 12:00pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Corvette Update / Walk Around

  • GM Corvette Team
  • Logo Circle
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
12:30pm - 1:45pm

Live Auction

  • Conference Center
12:45pm - 1:45pm

NCM Founders' Roundtable

  • Speakers: Terry McManmom, Ray Battaglini and others
  • How the Museum Came to Be
  • Chevrolet Theatre
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Book Signing - Mike Mueller

  • Author of "The Complete Book of Corvette" and "The Corvette Factories: Building America's Sports Car"
  • Corvette Boulevard
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Book Signing - Randy Leffingwell

  • Author of "Corvette Sixty Years" and "Legendary Corvettes"
  • Corvette Boulevard
1:00pm - 1:30pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Live Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Travis Dukes (Acoustic)
  • Fueling Station Tent
1:30pm - 2:30pm

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Performance Data Recorder Overview

  • GM Corvette Team
  • GM Tent
2:15pm - 3:30pm

Getting to Know Zora Duntov

  • Speakers: Dave McLellan, Gib Hufstader, Jerry Burton
  • Conference Center
2:30pm - 3:00pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
3:00pm    

Raffle Drawing

  • Corvette Boulevard
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
3:15pm - 4:15pm

Meet the GM Bowling Green Assembly Plant Manager

  • Speaker: Jeff LaMarche
  • Conference Center
4:00pm - 4:30pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
4:30pm - 5:30pm

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
4:30pm - 7:30pm

Live Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Juice Groove (Classic Rock, Pop, Country)
  • Fueling Station Tent
5:45pm - 6:15pm

Banquet: Hall of Fame Dinner - Cash Bar

  • Pre-registration or table purchase required
  • Sloan Convention Center Atrium
6:15pm - 9:00pm

Banquet: Hall of Fame Dinner

  • Pre-registration or table purchase required. Registration fee - $65 per person
  • Group tables available – contact Events Dept. at 270-467-8804 or 270-777-4506
  • Collector HOF Induction Glass included
  • Menu: Salad: Spring Mix with Fresh Blueberries, Goat Cheese Crumbles and Candied Walnuts; Chicken Florentine; Bacon Wrapped Filet with a Balsamic Reduction; Roasted Vegetable Medley; House Au Gratin Potatoes; Warm Rolls and Butter; Dessert – Bourbon Pecan Pie or New York Style Cheesecake
  • Sloan Convention Center
7:00pm     NCM Closes
7:30pm     Fueling Station Closes
8:00pm     NCM Lobby Closes
Shuttle Bus Service Ends
Saturday, August 30, 2014

7:00am

 

 

Gates Open at NCM & MSP
Shuttle Bus Service Begins

  • Shuttle Stops include NCM Motorsports Park
  • FOP Lodge
  • Area Hotels
8:00am    

NCM Opens

Rest Stop Tent Opens

  • Open area to sit and relax
  • Refreshment Sales
  • NCM Front Grass Circle
8:00am    

Road Tour Booth Opens

  • Guided Road Tour Registration (on-site registration only)
  • $5 Per Car
  • Non-Guided Road Tour Maps Available Online and On-Site
  • NCM Front Grass Circle
8:00am - 5:00pm

Information Booth / Registration

  • Advanced Registration Pickup
  • On-Site Registration
  • NCM Ticket Booth on Corvette Boulevard
8:30am - 10:00am

NCM PDI Demonstration

  • See how the NCM performs it's Pre-Delivery Inspections
  • Meet the new PDI crew
  • PDI off Corvette Boulevard
8:45am - 9:45am

Safe Driving Tips

  • Speaker: Andy Pilgrim, Corvette Hall of Fame Inductee and Former Corvette Racing Driver
  • Conference Center
9:00am - 9:45am

How to Properly Insure Your Corvette

  • Adam Boca, NCM Insurance
  • Chevrolet Theatre
9:00am - 10:00am

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
9:00am - 3:00pm

S31: 'The Corvette Mechanic'

  • C4/C5/C6/C7 Specialists Paul Koerner & Brittany George
  • GM Certified Corvette Technician
  • Club Room
10:00am - 10:30am

10, 15, 20 & 25 Year Member Recognition

  • Rest Stop Tent
10:00am - 11:00am

No Time to Cry Book Signing - Wil Cooksey

  • Corvette Boulevard
10:00am - 11:00am

Book Signing - Larry Edsall

  • Author of "Corvette Stingray: The Seventh Generation of America's Sports Car"
  • Corvette Boulevard
10:00am - 10:30am

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
10:00am - 11:00am

Design Overview

  • GM Corvette Team
  • Conference Center
10:00am - 1:00pm

DJ Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Open to all participants
  • Refreshment Sales
  • Fueling Station Tent
10:00am - 1:00pm

Silent Auction

  • Club Room
10:00am - 3:00pm

Chevrolet Ride and Drive

  • Test Drive GM Vehicles
  • First Come, First Serve
  • Free Ride in a Stingray around the NCM Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
10:00am - 3:30pm

Ladies' Oasis

  • Relaxing Ladies' Retreat
  • Victory Lane
10:30am - 11:30am

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
10:15am - 11:15am

Jerry Burton - Hall of Fame Inductee

  • Chevrolet Theatre
11:15am - 12:15pm

9/11 World Trade Center Experience

  • Speaker: Wes Wong, Retired FBI Agent
    Wes Wong was a Senior Agent at Ground Zero, pulling out the first victim
  • Conference Center
11:30am - 12:30pm

Dave MacDonald - Hall of Fame Inductee

  • Speaker:
  • Chevrolet Theatre
11:30am - 12:00pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Corvette Update / Walk Around

  • GM Corvette Team
  • Logo Circle
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
12:30pm - 1:30pm

Corvettes & Karst: NCM Sinkhole

  • Dr. Jason Polk & Dr. Leslie North, WKU Department of Geography
  • Conference Center
12:45pm - 1:45pm

John Heinricy - Hall of Fame Inductee

  • Chevrolet Theatre
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Book Signing - Mike Mueller

  • Author of "The Complete Book of Corvette" and "The Corvette Factories: Building America's Sports Car"
  • Corvette Boulevard
1:00pm - 1:30pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Live Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Brandy Neelly & Band (Country)
  • Fueling Station Tent
1:30pm - 2:30pm

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
2:00pm    

Raffle Drawing

  • NCM Boulevard
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Performance Data Recorder Overview

  • GM Corvette Team
  • Conference Center
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Harley Earl

  • Speaker: Peter Earl
  • Chevrolet Theatre
2:30pm - 3:00pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Q & A with the NCM Board & Membership Meeting

  • Brief update on the Museum
  • Q & A Session with the Board of Directors
  • Conference Center
4:00pm - 4:30pm

Motorsports Park Hot Laps

  • Ride with a VIP in your Corvette
  • On-Site Registration Only
  • Museum Fundraiser - $50
  • West Track Only
  • NCM Motorsports Park
4:30pm - 7:30pm

Live Music
presented by Courtyard by Marriott

  • Salvage Town (Classic Rock, Country)
  • Fueling Station Tent
4:30pm - 5:30pm

Parade Laps

  • Open to All Registered Participants
  • Registration On-Site Only
  • Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Full Track
  • NCM Motorsports Park
7:00pm     NCM Closes
7:30pm     Fueling Station Closes
8:00pm     NCM Lobby Closes
Shuttle Bus Service Ends

Event Registration