2010 marks Bloomington Gold Corvettes USA’s 38th show. In 2010, the show will, once again, be held at Pheasant Run Resort June 24-27, 2010. St. Charles is west of ChicagoLand in Northern Illinois.
Bloomington Gold is the longest running continuous national Corvette show and it has set the standards by which other Corvette events are measured.
Here’s the schedule of this year’s event.
WEDNESDAY – GoldLock Parking
7:00 a.m.: Controlled trailer parking (GoldLock) opens
PLEASE NOTE: Although the GoldLock secured lot opens on Wednesday, no cars will be allowed onto their assigned spot on the judging field (See below)
THURSDAY – Survivor®
8:15 a.m.: Mandatory Survivor Owners Meeting Immediately Followed By Survivor Road Test Briefing
Location: DuPage Expo Center
NOTE: Cars do not need to be on the Judging Field to start Road test.
9:00 a.m.: Survivor Road Test begins
10:00 a.m.: Judging Field Check-In opens for Survivor cars
11:00 a.m.: Survivor Road Test must be completed
11:30 a.m.: Survivor Cars are Parked and Ready for Judging. Judging Field Closed.
12:30 p.m.: Survivor Judging begins
5:00 p.m.: Judging is complete and cars must be removed from the Judging Field
FRIDAY – Gold Certification® & Benchmark®
5:45 a.m.: Judging Field Check-In opens for Gold Certification & Benchmark
7:15 a.m.: Judging Field Closed—cars will not be allowed on the field to be judged after this time. Owners with cars on the Wait List must be with their car in the Wait List holding area at this time.
7:30 a.m.: Wait List Check-In. Any openings will be announced and assigned to the owner present with the lowest Wait List number.
7:45 a.m.: Mandatory Gold Certification Owners Meeting
Location: Owner’s Tent on judging field
8:00 a.m.: Gold Certification judging begins
4:00 p.m.: Judging is complete (additional time may be required) and cars must be removed from the judging field
SATURDAY – Awards Ceremony
7:30 a.m.: Judging Field opens for all Benchmark, Gold Certification, and Survivor cars for awards staging.
9:00 a.m.: Judging Field will be closed. Cars MUST be parked for staging by 9:00 a.m. to participate in the Awards Ceremony. NO LATE ENTRIES ACCEPTED!
10:00 a.m.: Gold Certification®, Survivor® and Benchmark® Awards Ceremony