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July 2015

If Cars Could Talk: American Spirit – Fire Truck Road Trip

July 7 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

There are many chapters to the story of the automobile. If cars could talk, they might just share stories we never imagined. Each month, our speaker will pick a car and offer a fascinating peek into its history. Join us the first Tuesday of each month, and explore the story of cars with Museum curators, staff, or local personalities over lunch. Al Provost, ACM Docent and retired firefighter, reflects on the symbol of fire trucks in a post-9/11 society and the…

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Wine & Wheels Tour to Vail, CO – Club Auto Colorado Chapter

July 9 - July 12

Come join us to see the amazing scenery and beauty of the Rocky Mountains and enjoy comradery, gourmet food and fine wines! $1800 per car, double occupancy. Call 253-683-3971 now to secure your spot.

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Cruise-Ins

July 9 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Calling all clubs! Cruise-In at ACM has outgrown the Anderson Plaza so July Cruise-In will be on the Haub Family Field…reserve a space for your club! Email membership@americascarmuseum.org. Mix and mingle with other car enthusiasts while listening to music, vote on the People’s Choice Award and enter to win the raffle drawing. ACM is open until 8pm for Cruise-Ins, so be sure to explore the Museum and check out the new Vintage Station Wagon display in the Route 66 gallery! Normal admission…

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Race Night at ACM

July 9 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every month on the second Thursday

Put your racing skills to the test every second Thursday of the month in the Speed Zone at ACM! Our CXC racing simulators are linked together to provide a realistic racing experience against other drivers. Compete on famous tracks such as: Darlington, Daytona, Dover and more! Race Nights are open to members, friends and the general public! Teams are also welcome to join in on the fun.

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American Muscle – Member Preview

July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Members and two guests are invited to an exclusive member exhibit preview of American Muscle: Rivals to the End. Enjoy music, sliders and mini dogs, brews and a presentation by ACM’s Chief Curator Scot Keller, followed by the unveiling of the exhibit. Please RSVP by July 2 by registering here or calling 253.779.8490. Parking is complimentary.

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WikiSpeed Driving Tour – Club Auto Kirkland Chapter

July 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

One-day driving tour from Wild About Cars Garage. Tour the WikiSpeed project in Lynnwood and learn how they are changing the automotive world. No cost! Details at www.wikispeed.org. Contact: National Club Auto Director – dominic@americascarmuseum.org  |  253.779.8490

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Insider Talk: American Muscle

July 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Scot Keller, Curator of Exhibitory, will discuss the development and marketing of muscle cars during the ‘60s and early ‘70s.  Ken Hallis, owner of the exhibit’s 1969 427 Yenko Camaro, will also highlight the former Yenko Chevrolet custom muscle car shop. Location Club Auto – Level 1 of the Museum Cost Free with Museum admission

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DRIVE-IN MOVIE SERIES

July 11 @ 4:30 pm

Wild Hogs Join us for drive-in movies on the Haub Family Showfield where the cars are the stars! Watch in your car or from a blanket or chair on the ACM lawn. Either option will give you a great view of the 40-foot outdoor screen! Select Saturdays this summer, join us for car-themed movies on the Haub Family Showfield. Parking for the show starts 4:30 PM, with showtime at dusk (around 9 PM). This event is FREE to the public,…

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Kart Racing at Pacific Grand Prix

Bring the family for a fun day at the best kart track in the region – Pacific Grand Prix in Kent at www.pacificgp.com. A fun day for the entire family with the track all our own! Multiple track sessions with lunch provided. Only $100 per driver. Call 253-683-3971 now to secure your spot.

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Family STEM Days – Rocket Racers

July 18 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Design, build, tinker, and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, and math. On the third Saturday of each month, you and your child, grandchild, or family can spend quality time together exploring activities available in the Education Studio and Family Zone. Experiment with chemical reactions by powering a vehicle using vinegar and baking soda. Design your own balloon-powered rocket car to take home.

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