C4 Gathering

When:
May 17, 2018 – May 19, 2018 all-day
2018-05-17T00:00:00-05:00
2018-05-20T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
National Corvette Museum
350 Corvette Dr
Bowling Green, KY 42101
USA
Contact:
Karen Renfrow or Bryce Burklow
270-467-8804 or 270-777-4506

2018 C4 Gathering
May 17-19, 2018

The National Corvette Museum hosts the C4 Gathering along with the ZR-1 Net Registry http://www.zr1netregistry.com/, and the Grand Sport Registry http://www.grandsportregistry.com/.

Open to all those interested in the 4th Generation Corvette, these two organizations and the NCM are working to bring participants activities, seminars, road tours, MSP touring laps, and Karting along with information specific to their interest in this generation of Corvette.

On-line registration is now Open! Pre-registration closes at 5:00pm central time on Monday, May 7th. Activities are open to Event Registrants only.

NCM Member Registration is $20pp and Non-Member Registration is $30pp. All pre-registered participants will receive a commemorative hardcard credential, lanyard, and event pin.

Make sure you are signed onto NCM e-News to get the latest on event registration and updates.

 Agenda
(Please check back periodically as agenda is subject to change)
Thank you!

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16TH
 
8:00am National Corvette Museum Opens
2:00pm – 5:00pm Advance and Onsite Registration pickup

  • NCM Ticket Booth
6:00pm – 11:00pm Welcome Reception – Holiday Inn University Plaza

  • 1021 Wilkinson Trace, Bowling Green, KY 4210
  • Pizza and Refreshments Provided
  • No-charge for ZR-1 Net Registry / Grand Sport Members
  • Holiday Inn University Plaza Lobby
THURSDAY, MAY 17TH
 
8:00am NCM / Corvette Café Opens
 
8:00am – 5:00pm Advance Registration Pickup / Onsite Registration opens

  • NCM Ticket Booth
 

 

9:00am – 11:00am S1: Introduction to NCM / NCM Motorsports Park / High Performance Driving

  • Speakers – TBD
  • NCM Clubroom
 
9:30am – 11:00am Free Guided Road Tour

  • Scenic tour – no stops
  • No registration needed
  • Depart from NCM Grass Circle
 

 

12:00pm – 4:30pm MSP Touring Laps

Touring offered throughout the afternoon that fit to your schedule. With lead / follow – an average of highway speeds is the norm! Drive your own Corvette. Convertibles and passengers welcome! Spectators Welcome!

  • Pre-registration required
  • Mandatory attendance at 12pm Driver’s Meeting
  • Cost: $50 for unlimited touring laps
  • 20-minute group out intervals
  • Last group out at 4:00pm
  • NCM Motorsports Park
 
4:30pm  Leave for Dinner at Oasis Southwest Grill

Serving up made-from-scratch goodness for over 13 years. Award-winning BBQ and ribs to their in-house hand-cut USDA steaks to our homemade sides — there’s something for everyone at The Oasis Southwest Grill. Locally owned steakhouse restaurant with an extensive menu and full bar.

  • 116 Steele Road, Franklin, KY 42134
  • No registration needed
  • Dinner cost not included – pay your own
  • Leave from NCM Front Circle
 
5:00pm NCM Closes
 

 

FRIDAY, MAY 18TH
 
8:00am NCM Opens
 
8:00am – 5:00pm Advance Registration Pickup / Onsite Registration open

  • NCM Ticket Booth
10:00am – 11:30am Free Guided Road Tour

  • Scenic tour – no stops
  • No registration needed
  • Depart from NCM Grass Circle
 
12:30pm – 2:00pm Karting Enduro Race at MSP – Session 1

  • Pre-Registration Required
  • Cost for Karting: $38 per person (10% group discount)
  • Teams of 3-4 drivers
  • Limited to 48 drivers
  • Includes 20-minute practice / 60-minute endurance race
  • Short classroom safety briefing
  • Helmets provided
  • Closed toe shoes required
 
 
5:00pm NCM Closes
 

 

 

 

SATURDAY, MAY 19TH
 
8:00am NCM Opens
 
8:00am – 11:00am Advance Registration Pickup / Onsite Registration open

  • NCM Ticket Booth
 
10:00am – 10:45am S2: C4 / ZR1-1 Performance and Handling

  • Speaker: Marc Haibeck
  • Q & A session
  • Conference Center
 

 

12:00pm Group Event Picture

  • NCM Logo Circle
  • Photo’s available at FotoFX booth in exhibit hall
 
1:00pm – 2:00pm Grand Sport Registry Membership Meeting

  • NCM Clubroom
1:00pm – 2:00pm ZR-1 Net Registry Membership Meeting

  • Chevrolet Theater
 
2:00pm – 4:00pm S3: The Black Widow ZR-1 – Panel Discussion

  • Speakers: TBD
  • Chevrolet Theater
 
4:00pm – 5:00pm Narrated Boulevard Tour of Black Widow Cars

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Chevrolet Theater
 

 

5:00pm NCM Closes
 
5:15pm Cash Bar / Banquet / Program

  • Pre-registration require·
  • Cost $27 NCM Member / $30 Non-NCM Membe
  • NCM Conference Center
  • Welcome and serving at 6:00pm

o   BROCCOLI SLAW

o   Broccoli, Red Cabbage, Apples, Carrots, Raisins, & Creamy Poppy Seed Dressing

o   APPLEWOOD SMOKED CHICKEN with Cheddar Cheese, Bacon, & Scallions

o   CREAMY MASHED POTATOES with Cream & Butter

o   COUNTRY GREEN BEANS Slow Cooked with Ham Broth

o   HONEY BUTTER JALAPENO CORNBREAD MUFFIN

o   LEMON SQUARES with POWDERED SUGAR