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01-16-2012, 05:48 PM
Pre-Gilmore Auburn Museums
Auburn, IN
October 4-5

With more and more people coming from far away, the Mid-State DeLorean Club out of St. Louis, MO has added an extra day to the beginning of this event. They plan to drive to Auburn Indiana on Thursday, Oct 4th. Friday they will spend most of the day at the various car and air museums in Auburn, IN (Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum (www.automobilemuseum.org) / National Automotive and Truck Museum (www.natmus.org) / Kruse Auto and Carriage Museum (www.kacmuseum.org) / Hoosier Air Museum (www.hoosierairmuseum.org)). Friday evening they will caravan up to Kalamazoo, MI.

Anyone interested in joining them is more than welcome.

Hotel Infomation (Thursday):
Hotel Infomation:
Comfort Suites
1137 West 15th Street, Auburn, IN* 46706
- Group room rate is $64.00 per night
- Tell them you are with the MidState Delorean Group
- You have until Sept 3rd to reserve a room at this rate.

If you are attending the Thursday evening & Friday afternoon events in Auburn please let Marty Maier know so they can plan accordingly.

Gilmore Weekend
Hickory Corners & Kalamazoo, MI
October 5-7, 2012
Fri - Sun

Once again the DCO (http://www.ohiodeloreans.com) will be traveling back to the greater Kalamazoo area along with the DeLorean Midwest Connection (http://www.deloreanmidwest.com/), MidState DeLorean Club (http://www.midstatedmc.com/), DeLorean Motor City (http://www.deloreanmotorcity.com/) & whom ever else in the DMC community that would like to join - to visit the Gilmore Car Museum.

Tentative plans:
Friday = meet up at hotel, head out for dinner
Saturday = tour the Gilmore - go on driving tour prepared by a local DeLorean owner with a possible stop at a private car collection - evening dinner
Sunday = brunch - tour the Air Zoo (http://www.airzoo.org/)

Hotel Infomation (Friday & Saturday):
Hotel Infomation:
Four Points by Sheraton
3600 East Cork St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001 (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=3600+East+Cork+St.+Kalamazoo,+MI+49001&hl=en&client=firefox-a&channel=np&hnear=3600+E+Cork+St,+Kalamazoo+Township,+Michigan +49001&t=m&z=16)
- Group room rate is $89.00 per night
- Tell them you are with the The Delorean Group
- You have until Sept 21, 2012 to reserve a room at this rate.

Hotel Amenities:
• Complimentary Full Breakfast Buffet (up to 2 people/rm)
• Complimentary car wash station (with hose, buckets, rags)
• Complimentary WI-FI throughout hotel
• Indoor Pool
• Fitness Center
• Newly renovated guest rooms, restaurant & new bar

Check out pictures from the last event at the Gilmore (http://www.ohiodeloreans.com/gallery-08-Gilmore.htm).

Gilmore Car Museum (http://gilmorecarmuseum.org/)
Address = 6865 Hickory Road Hickory Corners, MI 49060 (http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&sugexp=kjrmc&cp=10&gs_id=1r&xhr=t&gs_upl=&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&biw=1189&bih=852&um=1&ie=UTF-8&q=gilmore+car+museum&fb=1&gl=us&hq=gilmore+car+museum&cid=0,0,16765335003747032947&ei=AR-vTpmqBfD4sQK2vYi3AQ&sa=X&oi=local_result&ct=image&sqi=2&ved=0CAUQ_BI)

If you are attending the Saturday & Sunday events in Kalamazoo/Gilmore please let me (Shannon) know so I can make arrangements with the Gilmore and dinner reservations for Saturday evening.

Event Contact: Shannon

Delorean Industries
01-17-2012, 09:52 AM
Looking forward to this! Delorean Performance will be attending!

01-17-2012, 12:22 PM
Great, great event from two years ago. Would really like to make it again!

03-04-2012, 06:57 PM
Updated initial post with Hotel info. See 1st post for details. Gotta love the complementary car washing station!

07-17-2012, 10:35 PM
MidState DeLorean Club has added an additional day to the Gilmore Weekend.
See 1st post for details.