Note: Schedule provided by the National Corvette Museum Subject to Change: Click Here for Most Current
Thursday, April 24th
8:00am
-
5:00pm

National Corvette Museum hours of operation

8:00am
-
5:00pm
C5/C6 Bash Event Registration
  • Pre-registration Credential Pickup
  • Onsite Registration
  • Located in tent in front circle
8:00am
-
4:30pm

LT1: Lincoln Heritage Scenic Tour and Lunch

8:00am
-
4:00pm

LT2: Makers Mark Scenic Tour and Lunch
 

  • Departs from Turner Industries
  • Pre-registration required
  • Limited to 68 participants
  • Lunch at The Whistle Stop
  • Tour included at Makers Mark
  • DYOC: Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Tour Fee:
    • NCM Member: $25 per person
    • non NCM Member: $35 per person
  • Click Here to visit the Makers Mark website
9:00am
-
3:30pm
LT3: Wine and Cheese Scenic Tour and Lunch
A driving tour through the scenic KY farmland to Kenny's Cheese Shop for a tour of how to make cheese and to sample and shop his wide variety of cheeses. From Kenny's Cheese we will drive south to Portland TN and have lunch at 5 Chef's and then onto Sumner Crest Winery for locally produced wine.
1:00pm
-
3:00pm
Z06 Ride & Drive
  • Drive a Corvette Z06 for 1 hour on the back roads of Kentucky and possibly be able to ride in future Corvette models
  • Preset road tour with leader
  • $75 per person to Ride & Drive
  • No passengers
5:00pm
 
 
Museum closes
Friday, April 25th
8:00am
-
5:00pm

National Corvette Museum hours of operation

8:00am
-
5:00pm
C5/C6 Bash Event Registration
  • Pre-registration Credential Pickup
  • Onsite Registration
  • Located in tent in front circle
8:00am
-
5:00pm
Corvette Quality Clinic
  • For owners of 2008 Corvettes
  • Must pre-register for event and Quality Clinic
  • NCM Front Tent
8:00am
-
12:00pm
Z06 Ride & Drive
  • Drive a Corvette Z06 for 1 hour on the back roads of Kentucky and possibly be able to ride in future Corvette models
  • Preset road tour with leader
  • $75 per person to Ride & Drive
  • No passengers
8:30am
-
1:00pm

Drag Racing at Beech Bend Race Park

9:00am
-
4:00pm  

Customer Assistance Team

  • Located in NCM Delivery Office
  • Discuss factory warranty and other customer-related issues
  • Headed by Art Spong, Customer Assistance Manager
9:00am
-
12:00pm
RT1: Poker Run
  • Requires GPS (Portable or Built In)
  • Navigator suggested
  • Self Guided with questionnaire
  • DYOC (Drive Your Own Car)
9:00am
-
10:00am

S1 Seminar: GM Power train

  • Guest Speaker: Sam Winegarden,
  • Chevrolet Theater
  • Limited Seating
10:00am
11:00am

S2 Seminar: Creating the C6, with Q/A

  • Guest Speaker: David Hill, retired Corvette Chief Engineer
  • Chevrolet Theater
  • Limited Seating
10:00am
-
2:00pm
Silent Auction
  • NCM Lobby
11:00am
-
12:00pm

S3 Seminar: tba

  • Guest Speaker: Tadge Juechter and Jim Danahy
  • Chevrolet Theater
  • Limited Seating
1:00pm - 1:30pm

S4 Seminar: Estate Planning with the Corvette Museum in Mind

  • Guest Speaker: John D. Grider, CPA, Vice President/Trust Officer, PBI Bank, Bowling Green, Kentucky
  • Chevrolet Theater
  • Limited Seating
1:00pm
-
3:00pm

Z06 Ride & Drive

  • Drive a Corvette Z06 for 1 hour on the back roads of Kentucky and possibly be able to ride in future Corvette models
  • Preset road tour with leader
  • $75 per person to Ride & Drive
  • No passengers
1:30pm
-
2:00pm
Jerry Heasley Book Signing
  • Located in the NCM Atrium
1:30pm
-
2:00pm

S6 Seminar: America's Sports Car, Jerry's new book.

  • Guest Speaker: Jerry Burton, founding editor and current editorial director of Corvette Quarterly
  • Chevrolet Theater
  • Limited Seating
2:00pm
-
2:30pm

S6 Seminar: "Corvette Masterpieces" by Jerry Heasley

  • Guest Speaker: Jerry Heasley,
  • Chevrolet Theater
  • Limited Seating
2:30pm
-
3:00pm
Corvette Store Book Signing
  • Book Signings by Jerry Heasley and Jerry Burton
  • Located in NCM Atrium
2:30pm
-
3:30pm
Celebrity Autograph Session
  • Located in Chevrolet Theater
  • Limit 2 items per person
 

3:45pm

 
-
 

5:00pm

 

Official NCM Xpansion Ground Breaking Ceremony

  • Open to everyone!
  • Official Commemorative Hard hat available for $30
  • Special hard hat viewing area
  • Hard hat only available to pre-registration and during the C5/C6 Bash
  • Group Particpant Photo at 3:45
    • $10 per photo
    • No shipping, please purchase on Saturday
5:00pm
 
 
Museum Closes
6:00pm

BQT1 Special Guest Fundraiser: An evening with Wil and Paul
An evening celebrating Wil Cooksey's retirement as BG Assembly Plant Manager and introducing Paul Graham, BG Assembly Plant's new Plant Manager.

  • Limited seating, Pre-registration Required
  • Located at the Sloan Convention Center
  • Registration Fee: $75 per person for NCM members
  • Registration Fee: $100 per person for non-member
    • Dinner to include: Chicken Wellington
  • Directions to the Sloan Convention Center
Saturday, April 26th
8:00am
-
5:00pm

National Corvette Museum hours of operation

8:00am
-
12:00pm
C5/C6 Bash Event Registration
  • Pre-registration Credential Pickup
  • Onsite Registration
  • Located in tent in front circle
8:00am
-
5:00pm
Corvette Quality Clinic
  • For owners of 2008 Corvettes
  • Must pre-register for event and Quality Clinic
  • NCM Front Tent
8:15am
 
   

Autocross at Trace Die Cast Parking Lot

  • Gates open at 8:00am
  • Presented by: NCM Volunteers
  • Pre-registration Required
  • Autocross Participation Fee $20
  • 8:45 Mandatory Driver meeting
  • Click here for Directions
8:00am
-
4:00pm

LT4: Makers Mark Scenic Tour and Lunch
 

  • Departs from Turner Industries
  • Pre-registration required
  • Limited to 68 participants
  • Lunch at The Whistle Stop
  • Tour included at Makers Mark
  • DYOC: Drive Your Own Corvette
  • Tour Fee:
    • NCM Member: $25 per person
    • non NCM Member: $35 per person
  • Click Here to visit the Makers Mark website
9:00am
-
3:30pm
LT5: Wine and Cheese Scenic Tour and Lunch
A driving tour through the scenic KY farmland to Kenny's Cheese Shop for a tour of how to make cheese and to sample and shop his wide variety of cheeses. From Kenny's Cheese we will drive south to Portland TN and have lunch at 5 Chef's and then onto Sumner Crest Winery for locally produced wine.
9:00am
-
10:00am

S4 Seminar: C5/C6 Registry Membership Meeting

  • Chevrolet Theater
  • Limited Seating
8:30am
-
11:30pm
Silent Auction
  • NCM Lobby
9:00am
-
4:00pm  

Customer Assistance Team

  • Located in NCM Delivery Office
  • Discuss factory warranty and other customer-related issues
  • Headed by Art Spong, Customer Assistance Manager
9:30am
-
11:30am
RT2: Free Scenic Road Tour
  • Departs from Turner Industries
  • Led by NCM Volunteers
  • DYOC (Drive Your Own Corvette)
10:00am
-
1:00pm

Celebrity Choice Car Show

  • Show cars park in NCM Truck Parking Lot
  • Open to all Registrants' Corvettes
  • Place placard on windshield
  • Car Show winners displayed around NCM Front Circle.
  • Assisted by: River Cities Corvette Club
11:45am    

Memorial Brick unveiling for Roman Sabadaszka

  • NCM Walk of Fame
12:00pm
-
1:00pm

Introducing the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Lineup

  • Located in the NCM Front Circle
  • Tadge Juechter, Jim Danahy, Harlan Charles
  • Drawings for rides to be held after introduction.
    • Must be pre-registered in order to be entered in drawing.
1:15pm
 
 

Announce Car Show Winners

1:45pm
-
4:00pm
C5/C6 Bash Live Auction
  • Special Corvette Items to be Auctioned!
  • Catalog available prior to Auction.
  • Chevrolet Theater
  • Limited Seating
2:00pm
-
4:00pm

Z06 Ride & Drive

  • Drive a Corvette Z06 for 1 hour on the back roads of Kentucky and possibly be able to ride in future Corvette models
  • Preset road tour with leader
  • $75 per person to Ride & Drive
  • No passengers
3:00pm
 
 
Raffle Drawing
  • Drawing is located in the NCM Front Circle
  • 2008 Corvette Convertible
6:00pm
 
 

Margaritaville Cash Bar

6:30pm
 
 

BQT3 C5/C6 Bash "Margaritaville" Banquet

  • Pre-registration Required
  • Located at Sloan Convention Center
  • Dinner and Dancing to live music provided by the Jackie Fox Band!
  • Registration Fee: $40 per person for NCM members
  • Registration Fee: $50 per person for non-members
  • Directions to the Sloan Convention Center
  • Menu to include:
    • Pecan encrusted Chicken with Peach Bourbon Sauce



*All times and activities are subject to change.