15th Annual Gathering at Gilmore
August 24-26, 2018
Visit both new and old favorite destinations, see car collections, see new & old PAS friends,
but always the same great fun! You don't have to bring a Pierce-Arrow, but we'll be doing two
full days of great backroad tours with some really outstanding new venues along the way.
Schedule of Events
- You'll get the info on the local area and attractions, tour books and directions to nearby points of interest.
Enjoy light buffet & Plainwell Ice Cream at Mahan's near the hotel.
|Friday - Depart 8:30 a.m.
||Scenic Driving Tour of about 90 miles to South Haven on
the Lake Michigan shore. We will visit a large private car collection before lunch on the water at the South Haven Yacht Club.
Then sample Sherman's Ice Cream and do a tour of the Michigan Flywheelers Museum. On the return route we'll have a
couple more interesting stops on our country road tour back to the Comfort Inn.
|Friday 6:00 p.m. to dusk
||Dinner in a private room at the popular Four Roses in Plainwell
with cash bar service available. Always a favorite venue plus we'll have Plainwell Ice Cream.
|Saturday - Depart 8:30 a.m.
||Scenic Driving Tour
of about 100 miles will take us to Saugatuck. Enjoy a Scenic cruise out the Black River to Lake Michigan on the
paddlewheeler Star of Saugatuck. Lunch will be at the historic Coral Gables on the water.
Visit the shops & art galleries in this historic Lake Michigan community or take an optional extra cost fun
ride on the Saugatuck Dunes. Later, a private car collection.
||Social Hour and Banquet at the Comfort Inn.
Wine included throughout the evening, but no hard liquor available. Our private room will allow us to enjoy
the company of Pierce-Arrow friend...and Plainwell Ice Cream.
|Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
||Gathering at Gilmore Show
We'll meet at the Gilmore Car Museum and display our Pierce-Arrow vehicles on the green by the
Pierce-Arrow Museum for our enjoyment and public viewing. Award evaluations will be done by the
registered participants. The Gilmore Car Museum complex will be open for you to enjoy until 6 PM.
|Sunday 1 p.m.
||Awards will be presented followed by a catered luncheon. Vehicles should remain on display for the public until 3 PM.