Reno, Nevada, June 8, 2017 (Newswire.com) - No kicking tires or talking horsepower. The National Automobile Museum, The Harrah Collection, is celebrating Women with Wheels, announcing the second annual event where attendees will cruise through a women-owned car showcase and highlight the monumental accomplishments made by women in automotive history.
WHAT: Women with Wheels
This is our way of honoring all things women and automobiles. It will be a great day out for the ladies, gents and children, with plenty of refreshments, entertainment and special museum offers.
Jackie Frady, president and executive director of the National Automobile Museum
WHEN: Saturday, June 24, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE: National Automobile Museum, The Harrah Collection Museum Parking Lot
TICKETS: Free for spectators, half-price museum entry. $35 entry fee per car.
“This museum is not only a tribute to the history and nostalgia of automobiles but it is also a representation of the great and unique things that can be found in northern Nevada,” said Jackie Frady, president and executive director of the National Automobile Museum. “This is our way of honoring all things women and automobiles. It will be a great day out for the ladies, gents and children, with plenty of refreshments, entertainment and special museum offers.”
Each car show entrant and their special guest will enjoy complimentary morning refreshments — free admission to the museum and special access to a VIP area. Swag bags will include a 10-percent discount card for the Museum Store, two museum tickets to use at a later date, a gift from the museum, and a ticket for the entrants-only door prize drawing.
The public is invited to join entrants to delight in special cars during the free car show, cast a People’s Choice ballot, participate in a silent auction and raffle drawings, enjoy nostalgic music by Rick Radecki, and more. Museum entry will also be discounted by 50 percent. Food and beverages will be on sale in the parking lot.
About National Automobile Museum (The Harrah Collection)
One of “America’s Five Greatest Automobile Museums,” the National Automobile Museum showcases more than 200 eye-popping automobiles ranging from antique and vintage to classic, special interest, and rare wonders. It features theatre presentations and audio tours in English and Spanish through 100,000 square feet of galleries, exhibits and vibrant street scenes with detailed facades and accompanying artifacts that bring displays to life. The museum provides entertaining and educational programs serving adults, educators, classrooms and families. Additionally, the museum is a dynamic and popular venue for special events as intimate as 50 and as large as 1,200. For more information, visit www.automuseum.org
For more information about the National Automobile Museum, named one of America’s Five Greatest Automobile Museums, visit automuseum.org. Located at 10 Lake St., Reno, Nev. 89501, 775-333-9300.
Hours of Operation
Mon. - Sat.: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sun.: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Seniors $10 (62 and older)
Junior $6 (6 to 18 years old)
Children Free (5 and younger)
Source: National Automobile Museum