The 7th Annual "Vettes in the Valley" Corvette Show that will be held May 28 & 29, 2011 at the Festival Grounds in Maggie Valley, NC not only welcomes the Nationwide NASCAR Show Car but also the 2 steel beams from the World Trade Center that the Clyde Fire Department will be bringing to the show for everyone to see.
"Vettes in the Valley" anticipates hosting 350 Corvettes from 17 states. The event includes judging, People's Choice, Participants Choice, Specialty trophies and awards, Vendors, Entertainment, Silent Auction, Road Rally and a Corvette Parade - A Tribute to the Wounded Warriors will be held at 4pm on Saturday, May 28, 2011. The parade of Corvettes will go through Maggie Valley from the Festival Grounds to Ghost Town to 276 & 19 intersections.
On Saturday, May 28, 2011 the official show car of the NASCAR Nationwide series will be on display. Attendees will have the opportunity to see a real NASCAR stock car first-hand and can take a spin around the track in the Nationwide racing simulator and spin the prize wheel for a chance to win great NASCAR prizes.
The Clyde Fire Department received 2 steel beams from the World Trade Center and will bring them to "Vettes in the Valley" to display them for all attending. The Clyde Fire Department is raising money for a Memorial that is being constructed with the steel. The Memorial will be located in front of the Fire Station and will be accessible for the public at any time. The Department is selling engraved paver bricks to get the money needed for the Memorial. They will be selling the bricks at the Corvette Show and accepting donations.
Come to beautiful Maggie Valley and enjoy a weekend of Corvettes, NASCAR, a Tribute to Our Wounded Warriors and the steel beams from the World Trade Center Towers. See you in Maggie!
www.smokyevents.com Contact: Marion D. Hamel; Phone: 828-734-9126.Fax: 866-591-8565; Celebrate a great American Classic. Over 400 Corvettes attend for Judged, Peoples Choice Car Show, Road Rally, Vendors, Entertainment, Silent Auction and Door Prizes; Specialty Trophies and Friday night "Meet & Greet" for registered participants; NCCC Non-points Sanctioned event.