Carlisle, PA – 2021 marks the 40th iteration of Corvettes at Carlisle. This event, presented by Top Flight Automotive, was the first brand/car specific event on the annual Carlisle Events schedule and dates back to 1982 at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds. From August 26-28, every generation of Corvette comes to Carlisle and with a special spotlight on those from 1971, so does a special partnership for the display itself.
Carlisle Events will welcome, beginning in 2021, the C3 Vette Registry. The C3 Vette Registry will be the featured sponsor of the 50-year/1971 Corvette display and will have a presence on-site (under the grandstand) during the event as a means to promote and interact with C3 Corvette owners. Recognized as the best resource on the net for the third generation Corvettes, their web page (C3VR.com) sees thousands of monthly page visits, not just from 3rd-Gen owners, but Corvette lovers of all generations.
While Carlisle Events might bring cars and people together, the C3 Vette Registry serves as a means for C3 owners from all walks of life to interact, mix and mingle. The registry also aims to help every C3 owner get the absolute best out of their beloved Corvette. In fact, getting involved with the C3 Vette Registry is quite simple. Born from a conversation between two friends in 2001, the registry just celebrated its 19th year of serving Corvette lovers. Interested parties can visit the registry online and learn about the various levels of registry membership, ranging from basic to lifetime. Best of all, the basic membership level is FREE.
“C3 Vette Registry is happy to sponsor the 1971 Corvette display at Corvettes at Carlisle 2021,” noted registry founder Adam Wartell. “Since we are all about celebrating the longest running generation of Corvette models (the C3), we hope to make even more C3 owners aware of our club so we can help them enjoy their C3 as we already have with thousands of C3 owners since we were founded in 2001.”
The display will be located just off Dukes Blvd. and consist of 20 of the best from 1971. While the ’71 display presented by the C3 Vette Registry is limited in capacity, even more 1971 Corvettes will adorn the Fun Field. Links and details for how to apply for the display and/or register for the Fun Field are available at http://CarlisleEvents.com.
“We’re excited to have the C3 Corvette Registry partner with us for the 50th Anniversary display during Corvettes at Carlisle in 2021,” noted Lance Miller, co-owner of Carlisle Events. “Adam Wartell, C3 Vette Registry Founder, is no stranger to the event and we’re excited to have them become an intricate part of the event,” continued Miller. “If you’ve got a C3, be sure to become a member. We’re happy to have them.”
Finally, Carlisle Events and the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds remain COVID compliant and plan to offer detailed health safety measures at all 2021 events. Complete details on the COVID plan, specifics on how to secure a vending or car corral space, register for the ’71 display, the Fun Field, links to purchase spectator tickets and more can be found at the aforementioned Carlisle Events web page or by calling 717-243-7855.
Carlisle Events is a partner or producer of over a dozen annual collector car/truck events. Events are held at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds (Carlisle, PA), Allentown Fairgrounds (Allentown, PA), the Sunset Auction Facility (Sarasota, FL) and the SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus (Lakeland, FL). The season schedule includes four automotive flea markets of varying size, five auctions, as well as individual specialty shows featuring Corvettes, Fords, GMs, Chryslers, trucks, imports, tuners and performance sport compacts. Founded in 1974 by friends Bill Miller and Chip Miller, events hosted at Carlisle attract enthusiasts annually from all corners of the globe. More information is available at www.CarlisleEvents.com or www.CarlisleAuctions.com.
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