November is Military Appreciation Month at the National Corvette Museum and on Thursday, November 5 the Museum and NCM Motorsports Park are hosting a special recognition day for veterans and wounded warriors as part of the 7th Annual Vets ‘n Vettes event presented by Mobil 1. Veterans are invited to come to the NCM Motorsports Park at 505 Grimes Road (just off Porter Pike) between 9:30am and 11:30am for complimentary rides around the track in Corvettes. No RSVPs are required.
Following the Corvette laps, a Veterans luncheon will be held in the Museum’s Conference Center at 12pm. The lunch is free to veterans and their spouse and will feature a buffet lunch, presentation of colors, wounded warriors from Fort Campbell and Fort Knox, and special speaker Gerald York (grandson of Sergeant Alvin York). All luncheon guests must RSVP by Friday, October 30 by calling either Karen Renfrow at 270-467-8804 or Bryce Burklow at 270-777-4506.
In celebration and recognition of those who have served, the Museum offers FREE admission to all American military veterans, as well as police and fire fighters, plus their immediate accompanying family during the month of November. Simply show proof of service at the admissions counter to receive complimentary admission. The Museum is located at I-65, exit 28 in Bowling Green, KY and is open daily, 8am-5pm Central Time.