2018 – 2019 Schedule of Events
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2019 Lecture Series - AUTOMOTIVE ARCHAEOLOGY @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing[...]
Mar 1 – Mar 3 all-day
"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! The opportunity to check out[...]
2019 Lecture Series - CONCEPT AND PRODUCTION @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing[...]
2019 Lecture Series - WHEN ROCKETS FLEW FROM THE GREAT LAKES STATE @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing[...]
2019 Lecture Series - TITANIC-MICHIGAN CONNECTIONS @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing[...]
Mar 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Movie Matinee feat. Herbie: The Love Bug @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
A race car driver becomes a champion with a Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own! Enjoy a family-friendly afternoon on Saturday, March 23rd at the Gilmore Car Museum featuring the 1968 feature film,[...]
2019 Lecture Series - DESIGNING A MUSEUM BOOK @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing[...]
2019 Lecture Series - FISHER BODY CRAFTSMAN GUILD @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing[...]
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - DUNE VEHICLES @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing[...]
Easter Sunday - Museum CLOSED
The Gilmore Car Museum is closed on the following holidays: New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Lecture Series - ROUTE 66 @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing[...]
May 4 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
7th Annual Kentucky Derby JULEP GALA
Join us on Saturday, May 4, 2019 for the 7th Annual Julep Gala!   A relaxing, fun-filled Kentucky Derby style evening fundraiser with ALL proceeds supporting the Spectrum Health CenteringPregnancy® at Pennock. Derby or cocktail[...]
Donald Gilmore Pre-1942 Showcase Driving Tour @ Tour will depart from the Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
A Driving Tour Celebrating the First 50 Years of the Automobile! Join us for the 4th Annual Donald Gilmore Pre-1942 Driving Tour open to all pre-1942 vehicles, just like the cars Museum Founder Donald Gilmore was known[...]
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Donald Gilmore Pre-1942 Showcase Car Show @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Celebrating the First 50 Years of the Automobile! The Donald Gilmore Showcase is a special show featuring Pre-War 1942 vehicles, just like the cars Museum Founder Donald Gilmore was known for collecting. Only original stock vehicles will[...]
Classic Car Club of America GRAND CLASSIC @ Gilmore Car Museum / Classic Car Club of America Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Classic Car Club of America will host a GRAND CLASSIC at the Gilmore Car Museum, bringing the best of the best Full Classics® to the Southwest Michigan, including some of the nation’s most stunningly restored Classic[...]
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
CCCA Museum THE EXPERIENCE @ Gilmore Car Museum / Classic Car Club of America Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Classic Car Club of America Museum will host The Experience at the Gilmore Car Museum, bringing the best of the best Full Classics® to the Southwest Michigan, including some of the nation’s most stunningly restored[...]
Vintage Motorcycle Weekend: Saturday Ride & Swap Meet @ Ride Starts at the Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
SWAP MEET: 9am-4pm General Admission applies to access swap meet area on museum’s campus $14/person, children 11 and under and museum members free The Vintage Motorcycle Weekend SWAP MEET FIELD will be open on Saturday[...]
Vintage Motorcycle Weekend: Sunday Show & Swap Meet @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The 24th Annual Vintage Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet will feature hundreds of motorcycles and vendors on the Gilmore Car Museum’s Historic Campus! The judged show field is open to all motorcycles 25 years and older, plus[...]
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
All Air-Cooled Gathering @ Gilmore Car Museum / H.H. Franklin Club Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The  Annual All Air-Cooled Car Gathering presented by the H.H. Franklin Collection will feature rare air-cooled cars including early examples Franklins, Frayer-Miller and Holmes … VW, Corvair, Tatra, Porsche, Citroen and more! Visit the H.H. Franklin Collection display in[...]
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
ULTIMATE All-Years Truck Show @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Join us for our 3rd Annual ULTIMATE All-Year Truck Show and Swap Meet! This show is open to Every type and ALL YEARS of Trucks –  Antique, Vintage, Military, Emergency, Commercial, Pickup trucks, Utility vehicles,[...]
Jul 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Deutsche Marques: A German Auto Event @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Bring your friends and family out for a weekend of “foreign invasions,” beginning with the 8th Annual Deutsche Marques, an ALL German Auto Event! This car show will feature all of you favorite German marques and[...]
Mad Dogs & Englishmen’s British Auto Faire @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Come on out and enjoy the Mad Dogs and Englishmen’s 29th Annual British Car Faire! The Car Faire is open to all British made vehicles and will also include a swap meet area! Enjoy people’s[...]
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
All-Years Corvette Show & Swap Meet @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Join us for the 2nd Annual Corvette Show & Swap Meet on Sunday, July 21st from 9:00am-4:00pm. Dash plaques to all pre-registered cars and to the first 100 after! Car themed lawn games behind the Shell Station[...]
"Mopars at the Red Barns" Show & Swap Meet @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The 31st Annual MOPARS at the Red Barns Show and Swap Meet , sponsored by the Western Michigan Mopar Club, will be sure to please as West Michigan’s largest all-Chrysler products car show, featuring over 350 muscle[...]
Red Barns Spectacular Car Show & Swap Meet @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Brought to you by the Kalamazoo Antique Auto Restorers Club, the RED BARNS SPECTACULAR is the most anticipated show of the season. Hailed as the regions “Grand Daddy” of antique, classic and special interest car[...]
Lincoln HOMECOMING WEEKEND-Lincoln, Mercury, Ford & Edsel @ Lincoln Motorcar Heritage Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
The Lincoln Motor Car Heritage Museum will host their 6th annual Lincoln Homecoming Meet on the campus of the Gilmore Car Museum. All admission proceeds will benefit the Lincoln Motor Car Heritage Museum foundation. More Information About the 2019[...]
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Lincoln HOMECOMING WEEKEND, DAY 2 @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
As a proud partner of the Gilmore Car Museum, the Lincoln Motor Car Heritage Museum and Lincoln Motor Car Foundation will host their 6th annual Lincoln National Meet in Hickory Corners, Michigan, drawing Lincoln enthusiasts and[...]
Relix Riot Traditional Hot Rods & Customs Show @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Head out to the Gilmore Car Museum for an event you won’t forget — the 11th Annual Traditional Hot Rods, Customs, and Motorcycle Show! You WON’T find neon lights, billet wheels or modern megawatt stereos on[...]
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Hurst/Oldsmobile Show @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Join us for our 1st Hurst/Oldsmobile event on Saturday, August 24th from 9:00am-4:00pm. More Information About the 2019 Show Coming Soon:
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pierce-Arrow Gathering at Gilmore @ Gilmore Car Museum | Hickory Corners | Michigan | United States
Enjoy the company of the Pierce-Arrow Society as they celebrate their 16th Annual Pierce-Arrow Gathering at Gilmore, held Sunday August 25, 2019 with their annual Showing at the Museum . This special day will draw[...]