The Music City Classic Thunderbird Club will host The Mockingbird Run IV, a popular and rapidly growing annual event, a non-judging event with the focus on people who love cars, especially Thunderbirds. Regardless of whether or not you own or drive a classic bird, you are invited to join us for a fun-filled weekend in Nashville. We will be nesting at the Radisson Hotel Nashville, Current agenda details, along with information on other interesting venues nearby, are listed below.
If you are considering attending the Mockingbird Run IV we urge you to make your reservations now. For a copy of the registration form click on this link Registration Form and print.
Agenda to Date:
Arriving Friday, 5/4/12, around noon, our first event will be a caravan trip, departing mid-afternoon to The Lane Motor Museum , admission is $5.00 per person.Friday evening: Meet in the hospitality suite for socializing and the very popular "Gymkhana". There will be free food, soda, Bud Light draft beer and a cash bar.
Saturday morning: We will depart the Radisson Hotel about 9:00 AM for , The Tennessee Renaissance Festival, approximately a 40 minute caravan trip. We will tour the private castle and the festival grounds. Lunch can be purchased at one of the several concession stands. Thanks to the generosity of members Mike and Jackie Freeman, admission is free of charge for Mockingbird IV attendees.
Saturday afternoon: After leaving the Renaissance Festival we will caravan to Downtown Nashville. For those not wanting to explore downtown there will be a second caravan back to the Radisson.
Saturday evening: To be determined
Sunday morning: To be determined
Several other locations have live music and may not have a cover charge
Other interesting venues close to the Radisson Hotel with live music and good dinning within walking distance or a free shuttle bus to the following:
Caney Fork Restaurant (good home-style cooked meals)
Host Hotel: Radisson Hotel at Opryland
2401 Music Valley Drive
To make reservations: Radisson Hotel at Opryland
Call the Hotel direct at: 615-889-0800
Reference Mockingbird Run IV.
Room rate is $124.00 plus tax, after the cut off date (March, 20, 2012) the rate will be $199.00, plus tax.
You may request an outside room overlooking the parking lot where the Thunderbirds will be parked, of course, the earlier you make your reservation the more likely they will be able to accommodate your request.
Clyde Barcus, Chair, Mockingbird Run IV
Res: 615-822-2135 Cell: 615-478-0310