2018 – 2019 Schedule of Events
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Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection! Additional dates in July and August[...]
Jul 26 all-day Gilmore Car Museum
Go Back To Driver’s Training at the Gilmore Car Museum…Old School! Sunday, July 26, 2018 Morning Session, 9:30am – 12:30pm – AM Session SOLD OUT (click here to view other course date options) Afternoon Session, 1:30pm[...]
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
This weekend is the debut of the Gilmore Car Museum’s latest special exhibit, “Hidden Treasures: Barn Finds and Their Stories!” On Saturday from 1-3pm, visitors are invited to check out this all-new display, chat with[...]
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection! Additional dates in July and August[...]
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection! Additional dates in July and August[...]
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum Library
Visit the LARGEST car show and swap meet of the season on Saturday, August 4th — the 38th annual Red Barns Spectacular! During the show, the Gilmore Car Museum Library will be hosting a duplicates[...]
Aug 7 all-day Gilmore Car Museum
Go Back To Driver’s Training at the Gilmore Car Museum…Old School! Tuesday, August 7, 2018 Morning Session, 9:30am – 12:30pm Afternoon Session, 1:30pm – 4:30pm Secure a seat behind the wheel of an AUTHENTIC Model[...]
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection! Additional dates in July and August[...]
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Lincoln Motorcar Heritage Museum
The Lincoln Motor Car Heritage Museum will host their 5th annual Lincoln Homecoming Meet on the campus of the Gilmore Car Museum in August 2018. All admission proceeds will benefit the Lincoln Motor Car Heritage Museum foundation. For information about[...]
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection! Additional dates in July and August[...]
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum Library
The Gilmore Car Museum Library will be hosting a duplicates sale featuring books, magazines, brochures, and manuals. The sale will take place inside the Automotive Heritage Center in the Research Library from 9am-4pm. All proceeds[...]
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
Head out to the Gilmore Car Museum for an event you won’t forget — the 10th annual Traditional Hot Rods, Customs, and Motorcycle Show! You WON’T find neon lights, billet wheels or modern megawatt stereos on[...]
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection! Additional dates in July and August[...]
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection! Additional dates in July and August[...]
Aug 23 all-day Gilmore Car Museum
Go Back To Driver’s Training at the Gilmore Car Museum…Old School! Thursday, August 23, 2018 Morning Session, 9:30am – 12:30pm Afternoon Session, 1:30pm – 4:30pm Secure a seat behind the wheel of an AUTHENTIC Model[...]
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER   We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection![...]
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
Enjoy the company of the Pierce-Arrow Society as they celebrate their  15th annual Pierce-Arrow Gathering at Gilmore, held August 24-26, 2018 with their annual Showing at the Museum on Sunday, August 26. This special day will[...]
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
We have a fun program for museum visitors today! “Ride the Classics” will give visitors the opportunity to take a ride in cars right out of the museum’s collection! Additional dates in July and August[...]
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
The 24th annual Muscle Cars PLUS Show & Swap Meet at the Gilmore Car Museum will be West Michigan’s largest gathering of Muscle Cars, featuring hundreds of special interest vehicles! For more information or to[...]
Sep 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
The League of Retired Automotive Designers “Spirit of Innovation” A special exhibit has been featured at the Gilmore Car Museum this summer highlighting the spirit of innovation that has been part of the automotive industry[...]
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum / Model A Ford Museum
The Gilmore Car Museum is the proud home of the Model A Ford Museum, the world’s largest museum dedicated solely to the Model A! On Saturday, September 15th, hop in your Model A and head[...]
Sep 22 all-day Gilmore Car Museum
Museum Day Live! Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The[...]
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum / Cadillac-LaSalle Club Museum
The Cadillac-LaSalle Club Museum‘s 10th annual Fall Festival at the Gilmore Car Museum will draw Cadillac and LaSalle owners and enthusiasts from across the country! The Cadillac Fall Festival is your opportunity to see Cadillacs from[...]
Sep 27 all-day Gilmore Car Museum
Go Back To Driver’s Training at the Gilmore Car Museum…Old School! Thursday, September 27, 2018 Morning Session, 9:30am – 12:30pm Afternoon Session, 1:30pm – 4:30pm Secure a seat behind the wheel of an AUTHENTIC Model[...]
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
Cruise out to the Gilmore Car Museum for an all-new event, Cars, Barns, and Blues! A fun evening for the entire family, cruise-in style parking for collector cars will begin at 5pm and Chicago blues band BIG[...]
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum
The Gilmore Car Museum Spooktacular is a FUN and SAFE place to have a ghoulishly great time with the whole family! Specifically for children 12 and under, the Spooktacular features cool cars exhibited throughout the[...]
Nov 16 @ 8:00 am – Dec 31 @ 4:00 am Gilmore Car Museum
Barry County Festival of Trees at the Gilmore Car Museum Display Open Daily, November 16th – December 31st Presented by the Gilmore Car Museum and the Barry County Chamber of Commerce In partnership with the[...]
Nov 22 all-day
The Gilmore Car Museum is closed on the following holidays: New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum Library
The Gilmore Car Museum’s Research Library and Archives Annual SURPLUS SALE is the perfect place to buy that unusual Christmas gift for the automobile enthusiast in your life or just fill a gap in your own[...]
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – Nov 25 @ 3:00 pm Gilmore Car Museum Library
The Gilmore Car Museum’s Research Library and Archives Annual SURPLUS SALE is the perfect place to buy that unusual Christmas gift for the automobile enthusiast in your life or just fill a gap in your own[...]