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35th Annual Big Sky Corvette Meet

Get Your Kicks in 2006 in Helena Montana

Schedule of Events

 

Friday – May 26, 2006

Registration and orientation is at the Red Lion Colonial Hotel Meadowlark Room from 3 to10 PM. Complimentary snacks and finger food available from 5:30-7:30 PM in the pool atrium. Time to socialize, meet and greet new and old friends. Sign up for your rally time, tech for auto cross, and bench race around the complimentary beverage dispenser.

 

Saturday – May 27, 2006

Show and Shine – location to be announced. Line up begins at 8:00AM with rags down at 9:30AM. Participant voting until 11:30 AM. Show and Shine concludes at noon.

 

Big Sky Rally begins from the Red Lion Colonial. First car out at 1 PM.  There will be assigned start times this year determined at registration check-in. Course will be about 2 hours long. Bring brain.

 

Last chance to get checked and teched for Sunday’s autocross.

 

Western BBQ and Saturday awards at the Red Lion Colonial starts around 6:30 PM followed by dancing to the boogie tunes of Little Elmo and the Mambo Kings. Even if your booty doesn’t shake anymore, you’ll enjoy listening to this group.

 

Sunday – May 28, 2006

Autocross at the Helena Regional Airport track. This is one of the premier auto testing venues in the region. Plan to shift. Driver’s meeting will be at 8:30 AM sharp. You must have your Vette teched in advance on Friday or Saturday. Helmets will be mandatory and there will be separate men’s and women’s classes.

 

As an alternative to the autocross, there will be a fun run caravan tour around the Helena area starting by 11:00 AM.

 

Social hour at the Red Lion Colonial between 5:30-6:30.

Awards banquet will start around 6:30 PM featuring a full buffet meal.

 

Monday – May 29, 2006

Montana Club Officer’s breakfast meeting 8:30 AM at the Red Lion Colonial for meet recap and planning for 2007.

Hotel List

Red Lion Colonial – Convention Headquarters Hotel – 2301 Colonial

            406-443-2100 or 1-800-RED LION

            Group Rates: Standard $65.95; King $70.95

            Be sure to mention the Treasure State Corvette group rate

 

Jorgenson’s Inn and Suites – Overflow motel with full service restaurant and lounge – 1714 11th Avenue

            406-442-1770 or 1-800-272-1770

            Group rates $65

            Mention Treasure State Corvette group rate

 

Other Lodging in the immediate area of the Red Lion Colonial includes:

 


Mountain Valley Inn and Suites

2101 11th Avenue

406-443-2300

 

Fairfield Inn

2150 11th Avenue

406-449-9944 or 1-800-228-2800

 

Helena Super 8

2201 11th Avenue

406-443-2450 or 1-800-8000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day’s Inn

2001 Prospect

406-442-3280 or 1-800-329-7466

 

Holiday Inn Express

701 Washington

406-449-4000 or 1-800-465-4329