For our 28th Annual Roundup Nationals, the MCCI moves the Roundup Nationals 279 miles, from Kingsport, Tennessee, and makes a long overdue return to the state of Kentucky, home to the 2005 and 2006 Roundup Nationals. This time, our host city is Bowling Green, located in South Central Kentucky. After a 15 year absence, this WILL be the largest Maverick/Comet show ever in Kentucky, as we as the USA, and you will not want to miss it!!
Attention Trailer Parking: Please park trailers and tow vehicles on the far side of the Convention Center parking lot.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021: Early Arrival Day & Day Cruise. Historic Rail Park & Train Museum, 401 Kentucky St, Bowling Green, KY 42101. Leave host hotel at 9:30 am for the 10 minute drive to the Historic Trail Park & Train Museum, located inside historic L&N Depot. The train museum brings alive the magic and adventure of railroading everyday. This historic national landmark allows you to see, touch, hear and explore important railroad artifacts of the region’s heritage. We will break into 2 or 3 smaller groups for the 45 minute guided railcar tour portion. MCCI members discount pricing: Adults 13-59: $14, Seniors 60+: $12, Children 5-12: $8, Ages 4 & under: Free. Prices include both the self-guided museum and the guided railcar tour. www.HistoricRailpark.com
After the train museum, we can either walk or drive two blocks to nearby College Historic District for lunch in one of the many of area local restaurants. This could include Mariah’s, Gerald’s Tavern, The Bistro, several Irish Pubs, and more. Free parking available in the Stadium Park Plaza garage, 360 E 8th Ave, Bowling Green, KY 42101. Afterwards feel free to wander and explore the College Hill Historic District full of shops and stores.
Thursday, July 15, 2021: Family Day & Day Cruise #1. National Corvette Museum. 350 Corvette Drive, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101. Leave the host hotel at 12:30 for the 15 minute drive to the National Corvette Museum for a 1:00pm tour. The National Corvette Museum opened in 1994 as an educational tribute to America’s sports car. Every Corvette in the world since 1981 is assembled at the General Motors Bowling Green Assembly Plant, located just ¼ mile from the National Corvette Museum. MCCI members get a discount for admission. $13 adults, $10 youth ages 5-12. A tour guide will be assigned to our group and provide a short orientation before we embark on a self guided tour. Before you leave be sure to visit the museum gift store. www.CorvetteMuseum.org
After our museum tour, you may decide on your own to go over to the National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park, 505 Kimberlee A. Fast Drive, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42103. You can arrange to drive your car in a lead/follow for (4) laps around the 3.2 mile circuit. Cost is $75 per car. 2:30pm is the suggested time, and registration and payment must be made in advance at: https://book.peek.com/s/bdf5867b-553c-4f63-af19-cdc4abedc880/ZdyYp
Refunds up until a week before the event. They will run rain or shine.
Friday, July 16, 2021: Family Day & Day Cruise #2. Lost River Cave, 2818 Nashville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42101. Leave host hotel at 1:15 for the 8 minute drive. Lost River Cave’s historic underground boat tour is a great ecoadventure for all ages that is open all year. Come enjoy the hiking trails, boat tours, butterfly habitat, gem mining, zip lines, and charming gift shop. With (2) boats and (20) people per boat, we will need to take shifts for the 30 minute boat tours. MCCI members get a $2.00 discount. Boat tours at $19.95 per adults 13-up, $16.95 per youth ages 4-12, and children 3-under are $5.95. See website for other fees for other activities. www.LostRiverCave.org To save time and to guarantee a spot, please use the links below to go ahead and book your tour time. Use code FM21 for a discount on the tickets:
1:30pm tour time click HERE:
2:00pm tour time click HERE: https://fareharbor.com/embeds/book/lostrivercave/items/53197/availability/423143683/book/?full-items=yes
8:00pm Annual MCCI Club Meeting in hotel Ballroom B.
Saturday, July 17, 2021: Show Day
9:00 AM – Noon: Registration $10 per car
Noon – 2:00 PM: Judging
3:00 PM: Awards Ceremony in hotel Ballroom B.
Sunday, July 18, 2021: Departure Day …or stick around and check out what the Bowling Green area has to offer!!
Event details & times subject to change
Absolutely NO Alcohol in the show area at any time
Hosted by MCCI Members for MCCI Members
Host Hotel: Holiday Inn University Plaza-Bowling Green, 1021 Wilkinson Trace, Bowling Green, KY 42103
Room rate: $117 per night. Refrigerator & Microwave in all rooms. (2) free hot breakfast buffets
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