The Gilmore Car Museum is all about education, about a memorable experience, and about fun.

We host many unique events that for you to take advantage of. Come see why we have been named one of the Nation’s TOP FIVE car museums and recently listed as the #1 Great Historic Auto Site in Michigan by Pure Michigan. Many of our events include admission to our museum campus, so check them out and plan your visit!

Aug 1 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Red Barns Spectacular Car Show & Swap Meet Saturday, August 1, 2015 8am – 4pm Brought to you by the Gilmore Car Museum and the Kalamazoo Antique Auto Restorers Club, the RED BARNS SPECTACULAR turns[...]
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday,  August  8, 2015 10:00am – 3:00pm As a proud partner of the Gilmore Car Museum, the Lincoln Motor Car Heritage Museum and Lincoln Motor Car Foundation will hold their first ever Lincoln National Meet[...]
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Relix Riot: Traditional Hot Rods, Customs & Motorcycles Saturday, August 15, 2015 9am – 6pm Drive on out to the Gilmore Car Museum for a show you won’t forget — the 7th annual Traditional Hot[...]
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Pierce-Arrow Gathering At Gilmore Sunday, August 23, 2015 10am – 3pm Did you know the very first car in the Gilmore Car Museum’s collection was a 1921 Pierce-Arrow, given to Donald Gilmore by his wife[...]
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday,  August  30th 9:00am – 5:00pm Come spend the day enjoying antique & modern emergency vehicles on display on the Gilmore Car Museum’s beautiful 90-acre Historic Campus, including fire engines, ambulances, police cars, specialized units,[...]
Sep 12 all-day
Due to an error in scheduling, the West Michigan Buick Bash and Club Meet will NOT be taking place at the Gilmore Car Museum this year. The next scheduled meet will be held in September[...]
Sep 13 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
West Michigan Muscle Cars PLUS Show & Swap Meet Sunday, September 13, 2015 9am – 6pm The 20th annual Muscle Cars PLUS Show & Swap Meet at the Gilmore Car Museum is West Michigan’s largest[...]
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Ford Model A Day Saturday, September 19, 2015 9am – 4pm Gilmore Car Museum is the proud home of the Model A Ford Museum, the world’s largest museum dedicated solely to the Model A Ford![...]
Sep 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cadillac-LaSalle Club Museum’s Fall Festival As a recent addition to the Gilmore Car Museum in Fall 2014, the Cadillac-LaSalle Club Museum will host their first ever National Meet in Hickory Corners, Michigan, drawing hundreds of[...]