2024 National Corvette Caravan

August 29-31, 2024

All roads lead to Bowling Green, Kentucky for the 30th Anniversary of the National Corvette Museum.

Often referred to as the world’s largest moving automotive event, the National Corvette Caravan is a celebration of America’s Sports Car, culminating in Bowling Green, Kentucky for the anniversary celebration of the National Corvette Museum. Hosted only once every five years, the next event is slated for Labor Day Weekend 2024 and will mark the Museum’s 30th Anniversary. Regional caravans will form and join other caravans as they travel across the United States to meet in Bowling Green, Kentucky for four days of festivities at the National Corvette Museum. As of November 1, 2023, registration is OPEN! Click to the button to register now.

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Meet the Overall Chair
Frank Sancineto

“I want to welcome all of you Corvette enthusiasts to the upcoming 2024 Caravan! My name is Frank Sancineto and I’m your National Chair for the 30th Anniversary Caravan. We do hope you participate in the momentous occasion. There are caravans from all 50 states and Europe that will be joining us for the 2024 Caravan. Please take a moment to review all information, choose on your state, and contact your Caravan Captain to join in on the excitement and planning. For any information needed, please call me at 919-604-6978 or email me at [email protected]. I am looking forward to seeing you very soon!”

– Frank Sancineto

Event Agenda

Explore our event agenda and plan out your week! Activities include: Corvette accessory showcases, exclusive exhibits, expert-led classroom sessions with Paul Koerner, product demonstrations by our Corvette Store partners, Museum artifact spotlights, and seminars presented by the Bowling Green Assembly Plant, Michelin, Mobil 1, and more.

Important Notes

  • Vendors will be open from 9:00 AM–4:30 PM CST daily.
  • Registration will be open from 8:30 AM–4:30 PM CST on August 28–31 in the Wendell Strode Club Room in the Museum.
  • You can pick up your Caravan & 30th Anniversary event t-shirt at the Corvette Store tent.
  • There will be a shuttle making a constant loop between the Museum Logo Circle and the Motorsports Park daily.

Wednesday, August 28 Agenda

6:00–9:00 PM CST

Located in at the Motorsports Park

Corvette Casino Night

Get ready to rev up the excitement and roll the dice at our thrilling Corvette Casino welcome event! Join us for an unforgettable evening filled with fast cars, high stakes, and endless entertainment. Call to join our waitlist at (270) 777-4509!

3:00–5:00 PM CST

Happy Hour at Stingray Grill

$2 OFF Appetizers & Flights
$1 OFF Beer, Wine & Cocktails

Shift into gear for happy hour at our Stingray Grill, located inside the National Corvette Museum, from 3:00-5:00 PM CST, where you can unwind with refreshing drinks and bites!

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Thursday, August 29 Agenda

9:00–9:45 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Michelin Seminar

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.
Tire Rack One Lap of America in a 2024 Corvette E-Ray
Learn about the Michelin-GM joint effort to compete in the 2024 One Lap of America in the new Corvette E-Ray. Presented by Dr. Jeffery Anderson, Andrew Simrell, and Lee Willard Andrew Simrell.

9:00–11:00 AM CST

Located in the Tents Outside the Museum

C8 Classroom Session with Paul Koerner, GM World Class Certified Technician

Pre-registration required. Limited to one C8 Classroom session per couple.
Join us for an interactive class where Corvette expert Paul Koerner will answer all your questions about the C8 Corvette! Whether it’s performance tips, maintenance questions, or just Corvette history, Paul has you covered.
Price: $100

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9:30–10:30 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Board Room

Elfi’s Silver Pearl Sisterhood Meeting

Open to current members of Elfi’s Silver Pearl Sisterhood.

10:00–11:00 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Bowling Green Assembly Plant Corvette Frenzy

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.

11:15 AM–1:15 PM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Performance Build Center Engine Build

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.

12:00–12:45 PM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Chevrolet Theater

Q&A Session with Paul Koerner, GM World Class Certified Technician

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.

1:30–2:30 PM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Bowling Green Assembly Plant Update

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.

2:30–3:30 PM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Corvette Team Presentation

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.
Join Harlan Charles, Chevrolet Corvette & Camaro Product Marketing Manager at GM-Chevrolet, and team for latest Corvette production and styling updates.

3:00–5:00 PM CST

Happy Hour at Stingray Grill

$2 OFF Appetizers & Flights
$1 OFF Beer, Wine & Cocktails

Shift into gear for happy hour at our Stingray Grill, located inside the National Corvette Museum, from 3:00-5:00 PM CST, where you can unwind with refreshing drinks and bites!

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6:00–9:00 PM CST

Located at La Gala, 601 State St, Bowling Green, KY 42101

A Night With Corvette Racing

Enjoy an evening with Corvette Racing as you mingle with legendary team figures. This private event includes dinner, entertainment, and a live auction at the elegant La Gala event venue in Downtown Bowling Green.

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Friday, August 30 Agenda

9:00–10:00 AM CST

Invitation Only

Located in the National Corvette Museum Chevrolet Theater

Member Anniversary & Donor Recognition Ceremony

2023 Winners Circle-level donors who were not recognized at the Donor Recognition Dinner during the 2024 Michelin NCM Bash will have the opportunity to be recognized and receive their 2023 pin.

9:00–10:00 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Mobil 1 Seminar

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.

9:00–11:00 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Outside Tents

C8 Classroom Session with Paul Koerner, GM World Class Certified Technician

Pre-registration required. Limited to one C8 Classroom session per couple.
Join us for an interactive class where Corvette expert Paul Koerner will answer all your questions about the C8 Corvette! Whether it’s performance tips, maintenance questions, or just Corvette history, Paul has you covered.
Price: $100

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11:15–11:45 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

2024 Hall of Fame Autograph Session

Our 2024 Hall of Fame autograph session features esteemed inductees Oliver Gavin and Jan Magnussen (Racing), Tadge Jeuchter (GM/Chevrolet), and Richard Prince (Enthusiast), offering attendees a chance to meet these Corvette legends. Please note, two items to be autographed per person.

10:15–11:15 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Bowling Green Assembly Plant Update

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.

1:30–3:30 PM CST

Located at the Motorsports Park

Cannonballers Seminar at NCM Motorsports Park

Driving with Situational Awareness

The New York to Los Angeles Cannonball Baker Sea-to-Shining-Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, later shortened to the “Cannonball Run,” was staged in 1971, 1972, 1975, and 1979. The stunt served as the inspiration for several Hollywood movies and is grounded in history thanks to Erwin George “Cannon Ball” Baker. Current NY-LA Cannonball record holders Doug Tabbutt and co-driver Arne Toman share firsthand their experience driving cross-country, including a walk-around of the famous Audi S6 disguised as a Ford Taurus, which was used to set the record.

3:00–5:00 PM CST

Happy Hour at Stingray Grill

$2 OFF Appetizers & Flights
$1 OFF Beer, Wine & Cocktails

Shift into gear for happy hour at our Stingray Grill, located inside the National Corvette Museum, from 3:00-5:00 PM CST, where you can unwind with refreshing drinks and bites!

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5:30–9:00 PM CST

Located at the Sloan Convention Center

Dinner & Dancing

Pre-registration required.
Join us for a plated dinner and live entertainment by Bueler’s Day Off at the Sloan Convention Center. You don’t want to miss this!

Schedule:
5:30 PM – Doors Open
6:15 PM – Plated Service to Begin
7:15 PM – Band to Begin
9:15 PM – Event Ends

Cost: Member $80 per person/ Non-Member $85 per person

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Saturday, August 31 Agenda

9:00–10:00 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Corvette Team Presentation

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.
Join Harlan Charles, Chevrolet Corvette & Camaro Product Marketing Manager at GM-Chevrolet, and team for latest Corvette production and styling updates.

9:00–11:00 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Outdoor Tents

C8 Classroom Session with Paul Koerner, GM World Class Certified Technician

Pre-registration required. Limited to one C8 Classroom session per couple.
Join us for an interactive class where Corvette expert Paul Koerner will answer all your questions about the C8 Corvette! Whether it’s performance tips, maintenance questions, or just Corvette history, Paul has you covered.
Price: $100

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10:15–11:15 AM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Bowling Green Assembly Plant Corvette Frenzy

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.

11:30 AM–12:30 PM CST

Located at the Motorsports Park

Cannonballers Seminar at NCM Motorsports Park

Racing Across Country and Into the History Books

The New York to Los Angeles Cannonball Baker Sea-to-Shining-Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, later shortened to the “Cannonball Run,” was staged in 1971, 1972, 1975, and 1979. The stunt served as the inspiration for several Hollywood movies and is grounded in history thanks to Erwin George “Cannon Ball” Baker. Current NY-LA Cannonball record holders Doug Tabbutt and co-driver Arne Toman share firsthand their experience driving cross-country, including a walk-around of the famous Audi S6 disguised as a Ford Taurus, which was used to set the record.

11:45 AM–12:45 PM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Mobil 1 Seminar

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.

1:00–2:00 PM CST

Located in the National Corvette Museum Conference Center

Michelin Seminar

Included with your Caravan & 30th Anniversary registration.
Nürburgring, and the Importance to Ultra-High-Performance Tire and Vehicle Development
Learn about the history and importance of Germany’s Nürburgring for tire and vehicle development. Presented by Dr. Jeffery Anderson, Andrew Simrell, and Lee Willard Andrew Simrell.

3:00 PM CST

Located inside the Museum on Corvette Boulevard

Corvette Raffle

Licensed by the Kentucky Department of Charitable Gaming – License Number ORG0000854
The National Corvette Museum’s raffle program offers participants the chance to win a new Corvette and an exclusive R8C Museum Delivery experience, including a VIP tour, membership, hands-on training, and special memorabilia, all while supporting the Museum’s operations.

3:00–5:00 PM CST

Happy Hour at Stingray Grill

$2 OFF Appetizers & Flights
$1 OFF Beer, Wine & Cocktails

Shift into gear for happy hour at our Stingray Grill, located inside the National Corvette Museum, from 3:00-5:00 PM CST, where you can unwind with refreshing drinks and bites!

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6:00–9:00 PM CST

Located at the Southern Performing Arts Center

2024 Corvette Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Join us for the 2024 Corvette Hall of Fame as we celebrate exceptional individuals who have significantly contributed to the Corvette’s legacy through their achievements, passion, and dedication to the brand.

Inductees:
Racing – Oliver Gavin & Jan Magnussen
GM/Chevrolet – Tadge Jeuchter
Enthusiast – Richard Prince

Location: Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center (SKyPAC), 601 College Street Bowling Green, KY 42101

Schedule:
5:00 PM – Hall of Fame Ceremony Doors Open
6:00 PM – Hall of Fame Ceremony Begins
7:15 PM – Hall of Fame Ceremony Ends
7:30 PM – Hall of Fame Reception Begins (Hors D’ Oeuvres and Refreshments)
8:30 PM – Hall of Fame Reception Ends

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6:30–9:30 PM CST

Located at Circus Square in Downtown Bowling Green, KY

Farewell Concert

Artist TBD

Schedule:
5:30 PM – Food Trucks Open in Circus Square
6:30 PM – Opening Act
8:00 PM – Opening Act Ends
8:30 PM – Headliner (TBD) Begins
9:30 PM – Event Ends

All NCM Motorsports Park Events

Cannonballers Seminars

Friday, August 30: Driving with Situational Awareness

Saturday, August 31: Racing Across Country and Into the History Books

Five-Night Trailer Storage, RV & Camping

Registration is live now! Available Wednesday, August 28-Saturday, August 31!

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Corvette Car Wash Sponsored by Adam’s Polishes

You shouldn’t have to worry about washing your car on vacation, let us handle it for you while you enjoy all of the festivities at the Motorsports Park and Corvette Museum! All vehicles are vacuumed and washed by hand. Available Wednesday, August 28-Saturday, August 31!

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E-Ray Touring Laps

Enjoy $100 off E-Ray Touring Laps during the 2024 Corvette Caravan! We’ll have you zipping around our 3.2, 23-turn road course in the newest and fastest production Corvette ever made!

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Corvette Touring Laps

Registration is live now! Available Wednesday, August 28-Saturday, August 31!

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Parking & Maps

Arrival Map

Registered participants arriving with a Caravan on Wednesday will get off I-65 on Exit 28, then make a loop around the Bowling Green Assembly Plant before following Corvette Drive past the National Corvette Museum to the designated free and reserved parking lots.

Event Parking

The National Corvette Museum offers a variety of reserved and general parking options for Caravan participants.

FREE Parking Areas:

  • Grass area across from the Museum (between Corvette Drive and I-65)
  • Grass parking behind the Kimberlee A. Fast Building
  • Paved parking at the NCM Motorsports Park paddock area
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Reserve Your Parking Spot

Enhance your 2024 National Corvette Museum Caravan & 30th Anniversary experience with an exclusive event parking pass! By securing your reservation, you are ensuring a spot in one of our main three parking lots throughout the event and making a meaningful contribution to support the mission of the National Corvette Museum!

How it works:

  • Make your tax-deductible donation of $750 and receive guaranteed parking on the pavement for the 30th Anniversary Celebration.
  • You will receive your VIP parking pass and the necessary documentation for your tax-deductible donation before your arrival.
  • Your special parking is available to you from Wednesday, August 28, through Saturday, August 31.
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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the 2024 Caravan event?

The National Corvette Caravan festivities at the National Corvette Museum are August 29-31, 2024. Each individual caravan has varying departure dates and activities. Please visit the caravan for your area by clicking on the drop down menu above for complete details.

When does the Caravan depart?

Dates of departure vary by location and caravan. Please visit the web page for your state or area to view the complete travel agenda.

How do I register & what is the cost for Caravan and the 30th Anniversary Celebration?

As of November 1, 2023, registration is open! You can register here. Registration is $50 for Lifetime Members; $60 for Members; $85 for Non-Members. Those who pre-register will receive a commemorative event program, lapel pin, dash plaque, lanyard and personalized hard card event credential. On-site registration will be $60 for Lifetime Members; $70 for Members and $95 for Non-Members. Those who register onsite will receive a commemorative event program.

When will I receive my registration information?

When you register in advance for the event, you will have the option to specify which caravan you will be driving with. Your registration materials will be sent to that caravan captain and provided to you prior to your arrival in Bowling Green. This will allow you to skip the lines and join in on the fun immediately upon arrival! Those who wish to travel on their own will be able to pickup their registration materials upon arrival.

Do I have to be a member of the National Corvette Museum to participate in the Caravan?

No, but we hope you’ll consider joining as a member! Memberships are only a tax-deductible $65 per year for an individual and includes discounts on event registration, Corvette Store discounts, America’s Sports Car magazine subscription and more.

How do I cancel my registration and receive a refund?

You can either go online to change your registration or call into the National Corvette Museum Events Department for changes at 270-777-4556. Refunds are available up to 30-days prior to the event. There are no refunds after that date.

Where can I view an agenda?

A general event agenda will be posted when registration opens here. Make sure to check the agenda page frequently as it will be updated continuously.

Will the NCM Motorsports Park be open for the Caravan event?

Yes, the NCM Motorsports Park will offer a number of activities during the Caravan event.

How can I locate a hotel room in Bowling Green during the event?

Please visit our lodging page to see a list of options in Bowling Green and the surrounding areas.  Additional rooms often open up a month or more prior to the event so if you book outside of the Bowling Green area there may be an opportunity to find a room in town as the event draws near. We do our best to call around to the hotels periodically and update the website with availability.

What other activities are available in the Bowling Green area?

If you’re looking to explore the Southern Kentucky region before or after the big event, the Bowling Green Area Convention & Visitors Bureau website (www.VisitBGKY.com) and the Kentucky Department of Travel & Tourism website (www.KentuckyTourism.com) are great resources to help with planning.

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Make Your Mark

The personalized etching in the brick proclaims your support of the Museum and our mission. Your choice of our 30th Anniversary 2024 Caravan logo tells the world just how special the occasion is and how unique it is to be a part of it.

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Become a Sponsor

Diverse promotional, marketing, and sponsorship packages are available across varied budget brackets for our 2024 Corvette Caravan and 30th Anniversary. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit entity, the Museum channels funds raised towards the event’s splendor, with surplus proceeds being devoted back to the Museum’s enhancement.

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Book Your Plant Tour

Reservations are now OPEN! Bowling Green Assembly Plant Tours are returning the week of our 30th Anniversary Celebration & Caravan on August 26-30. Spots are limited. Register now!

On-Site Vendors

  • AMT Custom Designs
  • Auto Armor
  • Brian Tooley Racing
  • B.T. Leigh’s Sauces and Rubs
  • Columbia
  • E2 Lens Re-new
  • Gearhead Coffee
  • Kim’s Gold Dust
  • MCS-Mikes Custom Steering
  • Nashville Whiskey Hound
  • Thiago Romero Fine Arts
  • Ohio Metal Chair
  • Pratt Miller Corvette Racing
  • Ken & Kristen Lingenfelter
  • Historic Railpark & Train Museum
  • Rick Conti
  • Paragon Performance
  • Downtown BGKY
  • MSP HDPE
  • Lost River Cave
  • Lux Rides
  • Pip & Pop
  • Wheel Craft
  • Vette Cruise Vacations