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ALL THINGS CORVETTE

COVID-19 Statement

Per statewide executive order, the Museum is currently closed to the public but will reopen June 8. The Corvette Store and Corvette Cafe are OPEN. <Read more>

NEW VIDEO CONTENT

With ‘sheltering in place’ and ‘social distancing’ being our new normal, the National Corvette Museum has rolled out virtual and digital content to keep you engage while  you’re safe at home! Check out the kid-friendly, educational series ‘Vettecademy’ and Corvette enthusiast-centric ‘Fully Vetted’ for loads episodes. Best of all, the content is FREE!

    VETTECADEMY     FULLY VETTED

What’s Happening

Events

May
28
Thu
Michelin NCM Bash *This event will be ONLINE ONLY* @ ONLINE ONLY
May 28 – May 29 all-day

2020 Michelin NCM Bash Will be

Completely Virtual

Updated Dates Thursday 5/28 – Friday 5/29

Corvette brings our community together for a camaraderie no other brand can rival. As communities across the globe seek ways to slowly and safely reopen, the National Corvette Museum has decided to host the Michelin NCM Bash as a completely virtual event. The health and safety of our members is our priority, and we understand that many of our friends and enthusiasts may have travel restrictions while others are ready to hit the road. The common bond is we all want to enjoy all things Corvette again.  We hope this virtual event helps fill that need during these times.

2020 Michelin NCM Virtual Bash

May 28-29, 2020

THURSDAY MAY 28

8:30am Email goes out and Waiting Room Opens
10:00am  – 10:15am Opening Remarks with CEO Dr. Sean Preston
10:15am – 11:15am Corvette Through the Generations – Paul Koerner
11:15am – 11:25am Michelin NCM Bash Ebay Auction Walkthrough
11:25pm – 11:45am How To Draw A Corvette with Tom Peters
11:45am- 12:05pm Ed Roth’s Influence on Corvette and the ‘Cartoon Creatures, Kustom Kars & Corvettes’ Exhibit
BREAK
12:15pm – 12:30pm Corvette Store Fashion Show
12:30pm – 1:00pm Tips from the Pros: In the Garage Car Care with NCM PDI
Pushing Buttons: How to Tips from NCM’s Delivery Team
1:00pm – 2:30pm Bowling Green Assembly Plant Update with BGAP Manager Kai Spande
2:30pm – 3:00pm The Women of Corvette: Elfi’s Sisterhood and the Damsel’s of Design Unveiling
3:00pm – 3:30pm Mobil 1 Tech Talk
3:30pm – 4:00pm Michelin Tech Talk & Set of Michelin Tires Giveaway
4:00pm End of Day with CEO Dr. Sean Preston

FRIDAY MAY 29

8:30am Email goes out and Waiting Room Opens
10:00am  – 10:15am Opening Remarks with CEO Dr. Sean Preston
10:15am – 11:30am Corvette Racing Overview Speaker: Doug Fehan
11:30am- 12:00pm The E. Pierce Marshall Memorial Performance Gallery Ribbon Cutting
BREAK
12:10pm – 12:25pm Entombed Corvette Ribbon Cutting & Walk Through
Special Museum In Motion Announcement
12:25pm – 12:35pm Growing Your Museum: Collecting History and Showcasing Heritage
12:35pm – 12:50pm NCM Motorsports Park Update
12:50pm – 1:00pm Design & Engineering Unveiling & Walk Through
1:00pm – 2:20pm Corvette Update by Corvette Team (Tadge Juechter, Harlan Charles, & Kirk Bennion)
2:20pm – 2:30pm Step by Step Guide on the New, Secure Raffle Process
Raffle Drawing – 2020 Elkhart Lake Blue Coupe   $100/ 2000 Tickets Available
Set of Michelin Tires Giveaway
2:30pm- 2:45pm C4 Era: Corvette Developments and Prototypes Produced
2:45pm – 3:00pm Bash Ebay Auction Walkthrough
3:00pm – 3:10pm Education Update with Deb Howard
3:10pm – 3:30pm NCM Motorsports Park Driving Club Update and Q&A
3:30pm NCM Chairman of the Board Glenn Johnson Closing Statement
End of Day with CEO Dr. Sean Preston

 

Registrants will have access to TWO full days of:

  • Seminars
  • Presentations
  • Ribbon cuttings
  • Walkthroughs
  • Exclusive content produced by the Museum

SEMINARS
Seminars will offer multi-camera views of presenters interspersed with presentation slides and exclusive video. Seminars offerings include:

  • Corvette Update with the Corvette team
  • Corvette Racing update with Doug Fehan
  • Michelin tech talk
  • Q & A with the Corvette Mechanic Paul Koerner
  • Behind the scenes walk around of Corvettes

Virtual attendees will have the capability to ask questions of the presenters, and chat with other Corvette enthusiasts participating in the event.

OTHER EXPERIENCES
In addition to seminars the event will offer:

  • Michelin will be giving away  SETS (each set up to $1500) of NEW MICHELIN passenger / light truck tires!
  • Ribbon cutting for the new E. Pierce Marshall Memorial Performance Gallery with walk through
  • Auction of memorabilia and unique experiences through eBay
  • Corvette Store fashion show
  • Damsels of Design exhibit rendering reveal
  • LIVE Corvette raffle
  • and more!

While the event may look somewhat different from previous years’, it will still offer the same great content, friends and unique offerings only the National Corvette Museum can bring you. The updated event agenda will be posted shortly.

If you are registered for the Michelin NCM Bash you DO NOT need to also register for the Virtual Michelin Bash event.

  Live Stream Access Credential Dash Plaque Lapel Pin
Original ‘On-Site’ Registration X X X X
Virtual Only Registration X

 

Are you currently registered for the Michelin NCM Bash and would like access to the Virtual Bash, receive your pins, dash plaques, and credentials?
You are good to go! Your current registration will give you full access to the Virtual Bash stream and we will mail your Bash extras (including any shirts or polos you registered for) immediately following the event.

Do you want to access the Virtual Michelin NCM Bash but do not want to receive your credentials, pins, or dash plaque?
 Please let us know so we can change your Michelin NCM Bash registration to Virtual Bash registration only. Virtual Bash registration is $20, includes access to the virtual stream, and does not include any Bash collectibles. Due to ordering pins, dash plaques, and credentials ALL transfers from Bash to Virtual Bash must be done by Wednesday May 20th.

Did you register for other PAID activities? (Road Tours, Banquets, Laps, etc.)
Onsite Museum events offer a variety of add-on activities as fundraisers that cannot be offered during the virtual event. Please consider converting the registration fees from these activities to a tax-deductible donation in support of the Museum.

OPTION 1: To make a portion of your extra activities a donation, please email Bryce or Maci letting us know that you would like to designate those fees as a donation.

OPTION 2: If you would like to keep your Bash registration but receive a refund for your extra activities, please email the events department letting them know.

Would you like to cancel out of the event completely?
If you have issues, email the events department with your cancellation request and we will process a full refund back onto your original card for you.  Due to ordering pins, dash plaques, and credentials ALL cancellations must be done by Wednesday May 20th.

Bash Registration is now closed if you have questions about a current bash REGISTRATION please contact bryce or maci.

 

Would you like to Register for or edit a Virtual Bash REgistration?

Registration Fee: $20

CLICK HERE

 

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Event T-Shirt 

 

 

 

2020 VIRTUAL Michelin NCM Bash
May 28 @ 10:00 am – May 29 @ 4:00 pm

2020 VIRTUAL Michelin NCM Bash

2020 MICHELIN NCM BASH WILL BE COMPLETELY VIRTUAL

UPDATED DATES THURSDAY 5/28 – FRIDAY 5/29

Corvette brings our community together for a camaraderie no other brand can rival. As communities across the globe seek ways to slowly and safely reopen, the National Corvette Museum has decided to host the Michelin NCM Bash as a completely virtual event. The health and safety of our members is our priority, and we understand that many of our friends and enthusiasts may have travel restrictions while others are ready to hit the road. The common bond is we all want to enjoy all things Corvette again.  We hope this virtual event helps fill that need during these times.

2020 Michelin NCM Virtual Bash

May 28-29, 2020

THURSDAY MAY 28
8:30am Email goes out and Waiting Room Opens
10:00am  – 10:15am Opening Remarks with CEO Dr. Sean Preston
10:15am – 11:15am Corvette Through the Generations – Paul Koerner
11:15am – 11:25am Michelin NCM Bash Ebay Auction Walkthrough
11:25pm – 11:45am How To Draw A Corvette with Tom Peters
11:45am- 12:05pm Ed Roth’s Influence on Corvette and the ‘Cartoon Creatures, Kustom Kars & Corvettes’ Exhibit
BREAK
12:15pm – 12:30pm Corvette Store Fashion Show
12:30pm – 1:00pm Tips from the Pros: In the Garage Car Care with NCM PDI
Pushing Buttons: How to Tips from NCM’s Delivery Team
1:00pm – 2:30pm Bowling Green Assembly Plant Update with BGAP Manager Kai Spande
2:30pm – 3:00pm The Women of Corvette: Elfi’s Sisterhood and the Damsel’s of Design Unveiling
3:00pm – 3:30pm Mobil 1 Tech Talk
3:30pm – 4:00pm Michelin Tech Talk & Set of Michelin Tires Giveaway
4:00pm End of Day with CEO Dr. Sean Preston
FRIDAY MAY 29
8:30am Email goes out and Waiting Room Opens
10:00am  – 10:15am Opening Remarks with CEO Dr. Sean Preston
10:15am – 11:30am Corvette Racing Overview Speaker: Doug Fehan
11:30am- 12:00pm The E. Pierce Marshall Memorial Performance Gallery Ribbon Cutting
BREAK
12:10pm – 12:25pm Entombed Corvette Ribbon Cutting & Walk Through
Special Museum In Motion Announcement
12:25pm – 12:35pm Growing Your Museum: Collecting History and Showcasing Heritage
12:35pm – 12:50pm NCM Motorsports Park Update
12:50pm – 1:00pm Design & Engineering Unveiling & Walk Through
1:00pm – 2:20pm Corvette Update by Corvette Team (Tadge Juechter, Harlan Charles, & Kirk Bennion)
2:20pm – 2:30pm Step by Step Guide on the New, Secure Raffle Process
Raffle Drawing – 2020 Elkhart Lake Blue Coupe   $100/ 2000 Tickets Available
Set of Michelin Tires Giveaway
2:30pm- 2:45pm C4 Era: Corvette Developments and Prototypes Produced
2:45pm – 3:00pm Bash Ebay Auction Walkthrough
3:00pm – 3:10pm Education Update with Deb Howard
3:10pm – 3:30pm NCM Motorsports Park Driving Club Update and Q&A
3:30pm NCM Chairman of the Board Glenn Johnson Closing Statement
End of Day with CEO Dr. Sean Preston

 

Registrants will have access to TWO full days of:

  • Seminars
  • Presentations
  • Ribbon cuttings
  • Walk throughs
  • Exclusive content produced by the Museum

SEMINARS
Seminars will offer multi-camera views of presenters interspersed with presentation slides and exclusive video. Seminars offerings include:

  • Corvette Update with the Corvette team
  • Corvette Racing update with Doug Fehan
  • Michelin tech talk
  • Q & A with the Corvette Mechanic Paul Koerner
  • Behind the scenes walk around of Corvettes

Virtual attendees will have the capability to ask questions of the presenters, and chat with other Corvette enthusiasts participating in the event.

OTHER EXPERIENCES
In addition to seminars the event will offer:

  • Michelin will be giving away SETS (each set up to $1500) of NEW MICHELIN passenger / light truck tires!
  • Ribbon cutting for the new E. Pierce Marshall Memorial Performance Gallery with walk through
  • Auction of memorabilia and unique experiences through eBay
  • Corvette Store fashion show
  • Damsels of Design exhibit rendering reveal
  • LIVE Corvette raffle
  • and more!

Would you like to Register for the Virtual Bash?

Click Here To REgister 

During onsite events the NCM offers a variety of road tours, banquets, track sessions, and other unique fundraising activities that we will not be able to host during a virtual event. Please consider making a tax deductible donation to the Museum to help us recoup those lost opportunities to serve you and cover our increased cost to provide a virtual event.

DONATE NOW

Jul
12
Sun
MiM Colorado Springs
Jul 12 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 17 @ 11:00 am

MiM Colorado Springs

Sunday July 12th – Friday July 17th

Join us in Beautiful Colorado Springs, Colorado for Four days exploring all that Colorado has to offer. While the full agenda is still being confirmed we will be packing in Colorado Springs historic landmarks, a Pike’s Peak drive, and some fabulous eateries along the way.

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. For Questions or early notification of registration please contact Bryce @ 270-777-4506 or Maci @ 270-467-8804

This Event is now Sold out.

PLEASE EMAIL or TO BE PLACED ON THE WAIT LIST

Advance registration closes at 5:00pm on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 or until sold out
No registrations, cancellations, or refunds are available after that date.

This tour includes 5 hotel nights, 3 Dinners, 4 Lunches, admissions, and tours of attractions.

Registration fee:
Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1,800
Passenger / alternate driver $400

Non-Members primary registrant (driver and car) $1,840
Passenger / alternate driver $440

2020 MiM ‘Colorado Springs’

 Host Hotel:
Hampton Inn & Suites
2910 Geyser Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
 

SUNDAY, JULY 12
3:00pm Check-in at Hampton Inn & Suites Colorado Springs / I-25 South
Meet us at Hampton Inn & Suites Colorado Springs/ I-25 South. Located centrally this hotel provides easy access to each days activities and boast a beautiful lobby / common area for our participants to enjoy.

  • 2910 Geyser Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
  • Lodging included in registration
 
6:00pm – 7:00pm Credential pickup in Hotel Common Area

 

 
7:00pm ‘Meet n Greet’ Dinner Inside Hampton Inn & Suites Colorado Springs

  • Short introductions discuss the MiM itinerary, & Q & A session
  • Dinner included in your registration
 
MONDAY, JULY 13
6:00am – 8:15am Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast in Hotel’s Breakfast area
 
8:15am Meet for Driver’s Meeting in Lobby
 
Immediately Following Depart for Olympic Training Center

  •  1750 East Boulder street Colorado Springs, CO 80909
 
8:40am Arrive & Tour Olympic Training Center

The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Complex in Colorado Springs is the flagship training center for the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee and the Olympic & Paralympic Training Center programs. USA Swimming and USA Shooting have their national headquarters on complex. More than 15 other member organizations, as well as two international sports federations and the USOC headquarters are also located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

  • Tour Included in Registration

 

       
11:30am Depart for U.S. Olympic Museum & Hall of Fame

  •  200 S. Sierra Madre Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
 
11:45am – 3:00pm Lunch & Tour at U.S. Olympic Museum & Hall of Fame

  •  Lunch & tour included in your registration
  • 200 S Sierra Madre St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903

 

 
 

TUESDAY, JULY 14

 6:00am – 10:00am Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast in Hotel’s Breakfast area
 
8:45am Meet for Driver’s Meeting in Lobby
 
Immediately Following Depart for Airforce Academy
The Barry Goldwater Visitors Center is a 35,000-square-foot facility offering information about the United States Air Force Academy, including films and exhibits on cadet life and Academy history. Visitors may also park in the Arnold Hall parking lot to reach the Cadet Chapel. This is still about a one-third-mile walk but with a more natural grade.

  • Barry Goldwater Visitor Center
  • 2346 Academy Dr, Air Force Academy, CO 80840
 
9:30am – 1:00pm Arrive & Enjoy Free Time On Your Own At Academy
 
*SUGGESTED TIME*

11:30am

Depart on own for Bourbon Brothers Restaurant

  • 13021 Bass Pro Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80921
  • Approximately 15 minutes
12:00pm Arrive & Lunch at Bourbon Brothers

  • Lunch included with registration
 
1:15pm Depart for Western Museum of Mining & Industry

  •  225 North Gate Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80921
 
1:30pm – 3:45pm Arrive & Tour Western Museum of Mining & Industry

  •  Tour included with registration
 
3:45pm Depart for Hampton Inn & Suites Colorado Springs / I-25 South

  • 2910 Geyser Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

 

 
5:00pm Group Dinner TBA
 
WEDNESDAY, JULY 15
   
6:00am – 10:00am Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast in Hotel’s Breakfast area
8:15am Meet for Driver’s Meeting in Lobby
Immediately Following Depart for Manitou Cliff Dwellings

  • 10 Cliff Rd, Manitou Springs, CO 80829

 

 
8:45am – 11:00am Arrive and Tour at Manitou Cliff Dwellings
Explore the fascinating architecture of the ancient Anasazi and browse through two museums featuring cultural displays all overlooking the historic town of Manitou Springs.

  • Tour included with Registration

 

 
11:00am – 12:30pm Depart to Explore Garden of the Gods
Garden of the Gods Park is a registered National Natural Landmark. Imagine dramatic views, 300′ towering sandstone rock formations against a backdrop of snow-capped Pikes Peak and brilliant blue skies. This world-class Visitor & Nature Center and museum is the most visited attraction in the region with all new interactive exhibits.

  •  Final Destination: Garden of the Gods Trading Post
  • 324 Beckers Ln, Manitou Springs, CO 80829

 

 
12:30pm – 1:30pm Arrive & Lunch at Garden of the Gods Trading Post

The Balanced Rock Cafe, is a great place to refuel after a day of sight-seeing and shopping. 

  •  Lunch included with registration

 

1:30pm Depart for Pike’s Peak Highway

  •  5089 Pikes Peak HWY. Cascade, CO 80809

 

2:00pm – 5:00pm Afternoon Drive to Mile 16 of Pikes Peak
The safe & scenic Pikes Peak Highway provides you the opportunity to enjoy 16 miles of mountain terrain, with frequent pull-offs for you to get out, stretch your legs, & take photos. Due to construction we will be able to drive to mile 16 parking area and shuttle to the summit (mile 19) from there.

  •  Tour included with registration

 

 
On Own Depart for Hampton Inn & Suites Colorado Springs / I-25 South

  • 2910 Geyser Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

 

 
6:45pm Driver’s Meeting – Dinner at Flatiron’s

  • Meeting in Hotel Lobby
  • 2540 Tenderfoot Hill St, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
 
7:00pm Dinner at Flatiron’s
 
THURSDAY, JULY 16
 
6:00am – 10:00am Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast in Hotel’s breakfast area
 
9:15am Meet for Driver’s Meeting in Lobby
Immediately Following Depart for National Museum of WWII Aviation

  • 775 Aviation Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80916

 

 
9:45am – 12:15pm Arrive & Tour National Museum of WWII Aviation
The National Museum of World War II Aviation is home-base for a large selection of aircraft, most of them fully restored to flying condition.

  •  Tour included in registration
 
12:15pm Depart for Airplane Restaurant

  • 1665 Newport Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80916
 
12:30pm – 2:00pm Arrive & Lunch at Airplane Restaurant           
The Airplane Restaurant centerpiece is a fully intact Boeing KC-97 tanker. Built in 1953, this magnificent airplane refueled aircraft throughout the world. Then, in May 2002, it began its second mission~ to be the preeminent aviation restaurant in the United States.  

  • Lunch included with registration

 

 
Free Time on your own to Explore Colorado Springs
 
FRIDAY JULY 17
 
6:00am – 10:00am Continental Breakfast

  • Breakfast in Hotel’s Breakfast area
 
12:00pm HOTEL CHECK-OUT
 

Travel safely home and thank you for joining the

MiM ‘Colorado Springs’

This Event is now Sold out.

PLEASE EMAIL or TO BE PLACED ON THE WAIT LIST

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Closed New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

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$12 Adults, $10 Seniors, $7 Youth (5-12), 4 and under Free, Active Military Free.

Various discounts and coupons available. Group rates offered for 15 or more people with advance reservations only.

Corvette Plant Tour

The Corvette Plant is located just across the street. Plant Tours have been suspended and we do not currently have a date for reopening. For more information on the Corvette Plant Tours click here.

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