Donald Gilmore Pre-1942 Showcase, Driving Tour, and Car Show
6865 W. Hickory Rd.
Hickory Corners, MI 49060
Contact: Gilmore Car Museum
Phone: (269) 671-5089
Celebrating the first 50 years of the automobile!
“The Donald Gilmore Classic” is a special show featuring Pre-War Vehicles, 1896-1942, just like the cars Museum Founder Donald Gilmore was known for collecting. This new show will include a Driving Tour on Friday, May 19th in addition to the Show on Saturday, May 20th. Only original stock vehicles will be eligible to participate, no modified or hot rod style vehicles please.
An award ceremony will be held at 3:00pm on Saturday and will honor the Oldest Car, Furthest Driven, and Best Dressed (best period attire worn by a vehicle’s owner), plus two very special awards – the Genevieve Gilmore Preservation Award and the Donald & Genevieve Gilmore Award (Best of Show).
Activities will also take place throughout the day, including start up demos featuring some of the earliest cars in the Museum’s Collection and a “Parade through the Decades” will take place during the show, featuring each decade represented on the show field.
Show Car Admission: $10.00/car
Vendor Admission: $20.00/space
Spectator Admission: $12.00/person
*Please note: Gilmore Car Museum memberships are not valid for show car admission*