2017-2018 Events Calendar

 

Nov
23
Thu
Thanksgiving Day – Museum CLOSED
Nov 23 all-day
Thanksgiving Day - Museum CLOSED

The Gilmore Car Museum is closed on the following holidays: New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Nov
24
Fri
Library Holiday Sale
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Library Holiday Sale @ Gilmore Car Museum Library | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s Library Sale is the perfect place to buy that unusual Christmas gift for the automobile enthusiast in your life!

The Museum Library will be holding a special sale of excess and duplicate materials on Friday, November 24th and Saturday, November 25th. Among the items that will be available for purchase are rare books, old brochures, and large posters. Also included in the sale will be vintage magazines including some very early Road and Track and Automobile Quarterly among many other automotive magazines. Many of these items will make perfect stocking stuffers!

The sale will be held in the library on those dates between the hours of 9am and 4pm. While guests may shop in the library free of charge, please note that regular Museum admission is required for those who wish to enjoy the rest of the Museum during their visit!

Nov
25
Sat
Library Holiday Sale
Nov 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Library Holiday Sale @ Gilmore Car Museum Library | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

The Gilmore Car Museum’s Library Sale is the perfect place to buy that unusual Christmas gift for the automobile enthusiast in your life!

The Museum Library will be holding a special sale of excess and duplicate materials on Friday, November 24th and Saturday, November 25th. Among the items that will be available for purchase are rare books, old brochures, and large posters. Also included in the sale will be vintage magazines including some very early Road and Track and Automobile Quarterly among many other automotive magazines. Many of these items will make perfect stocking stuffers!

The sale will be held in the library on those dates between the hours of 9am and 4pm. While guests may shop in the library free of charge, please note that regular Museum admission is required for those who wish to enjoy the rest of the Museum during their visit!

Dec
24
Sun
Christmas Eve – Holiday Hours
Dec 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Christmas Eve - Holiday Hours

The Gilmore Car Museum will be closing early on Sunday, December 24th. Museum hours on 12/24 will be 9:00am-3:00pm.

The Museum will be closed on Monday, December 25th in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, December 26th at 9am.

Dec
25
Mon
Christmas Day – Museum CLOSED
Dec 25 all-day
Christmas Day - Museum CLOSED

The Gilmore Car Museum is CLOSED on the following holidays: New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Dec
31
Sun
New Year’s Eve – Holiday Hours
Dec 31 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
New Year's Eve - Holiday Hours

The Gilmore Car Museum will be closing early on Sunday, December 31st. Museum hours on 12/31 will be 9:00am-3:00pm.

The Museum will be closed on Monday, January 1st in observance of the New Year’s holiday.

Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, January 2nd at 9am.

New Year’s Eve Celebration!
Dec 31 2017 @ 9:00 pm – Jan 1 2018 @ 1:00 am

5, 4, 3, 2, 1…..Happy New Year!

Ring in the New Year at the Gilmore Car Museum! Semi-formal attire required, this classy event will feature an evening of fun and frivolity complete with a wide selection of appetizers, drinks, dancing, live music, a car-themed photo booth complete with costumes and props, a champagne toast at midnight, and a stellar “ball” drop inside the museum you won’t forget!

PRICING

Tickets can be purchased online or through the Museum’s Administration Office (M-F, 8am-5pm). General admission for this event is $45 and includes food and all activities. There will be a cash bar available with beer, wine, and mixed drinks available for purchase along with a selection of non-alcoholic beverages. 

Early bird registration runs through Friday, December 22nd. All tickets purchased prior to that date will be sent to the purchaser via US Mail. Tickets purchased after December 22nd or at the door the night of the event will be $55 and will be held at a Will Call station for pick up beginning at 8:30pm on New Year’s Eve.

Ticket sales will end Friday, December 29th at 12pm EST. Tickets will ONLY be available at the door the evening of the event after this time.

RESTRICTIONS

This event is strictly 21 and up, IDs will be checked at the door. Semi-formal attire is required. Tickets are non-refundable, as this is an annual fundraiser in support of the Museum’s 501c3 non-profit status.

We’ll be rockin’ in the New Year!

We are thrilled to welcome Allegan’s own STRUM, DUMB, and DUMBER to the Gilmore Car Museum for our New Year’s Eve celebration! Their unique improv style of music spans from the 50’s through today and will rock in the New Year!

 

Jan
1
Mon
New Year’s Day – Museum CLOSED
Jan 1 all-day
New Year's Day - Museum CLOSED

The Gilmore Car Museum is CLOSED on the following holidays: New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Feb
17
Sat
Annual “Pint With The Past” Beer-Tasting Fundraiser
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Annual "Pint With The Past" Beer-Tasting Fundraiser @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

Join us for our most anticipated special event of the year

PINT WITH THE PAST

CRAFT BEER TASTING

Saturday, February 17th from 7:00-10:00pm

 

TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE SOON!

Our annual beer tasting fundraiser includes over two dozen tasting options from favorite Michigan breweries and cider houses! Your ticket includes admission to tour the museum exhibits, a complementary 5 oz. tasting glass, and your tasting tokens! Plus, enjoy live music and delicious appetizers throughout the evening!

 

Mar
2
Fri
6th annual “Under the Hood” Weekend
Mar 2 – Mar 4 all-day
6th annual "Under the Hood" Weekend @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States

Check out the engines that made history during a special weekend where you can take a sneak peak under the hood of dozens of cars on display at the Gilmore Car Museum. This special event is for ONE WEEKEND ONLY!

The opportunity to check out “Under the Hood” of a selection of cars on display is included with regular museum admission.

Friday, March 2nd – 9:00am-5:00pm
Saturday, March 3rd – 9:00am-6:00pm
Sunday, March 4th – 9:00am-6:00pm

Click here for photos from previous years and for more information!