Events Open to the Public
The Kemp Auto Museum is pleased to offer these events to the public and our patrons.
June 2, 2013
Join us for Big Truck Day. All are welcome to this free, family friendly event where kids and truck lovers of all ages can have their faces painted, hear live music and climb aboard the area’s largest and loudest big trucks. Normally only seen from a distance, kids will have an opportunity to explore trucks from the military, new and antique fire trucks, tractors, monster trucks, and much more. New this year is internet sensation D-REX! Among other vehicles, Big Truck Day will be a rare chance to see D-REX, the world's only Monster Truck Delorean, up-close and in St. Louis for this one-day only event. Please bring a nonperishable food item to support Operation Food Search! Refreshments, snow cones and BBQ will be available for purchase.
Sponsored by: Hampton Inn St. Louis/Chesterfield, Motoexotica, Sam's Club and Vinyl Images & Design. Exhibitors include Bigfoot 4x4, Monarch Fire Department, Gateway Fire Historical Society, Land of the Giants, Bobcat St. Louis, Chesterfield Valley Powersports, MoDot, Mid America Military Vehicle Preservation Association and many more,
June 16, 2013
In celebration of Father's Day, Dads and Granddads will receive free admission (when accompanied by a child) to the Kemp Auto Museum on Sunday, June 16. A viewing of all special and permanent collections will be arranged for the occasion, as will complimentary gallery tours, afternoon refreshments and take home crafts for children. Gallery tours run from 10:00am to 3:00pm and provide highlights on the museum's history, permanent and visiting collections, and ongoing restorative projects.
GALLERY TOUR SCHEDULE: June 16, 2012
All tours meet in the Patent Wagon Foyer and last approximately a half hour.
10:30 am Introduction to Permanent Collections
11:30 am Introduction to Visiting Collections
12:30 pm Gullwing and Race cars of the 50s and beyond
1:30 pm Introduction to Permanent Collections
2 pm Introduction to Visiting Collections
2:30 pm Gullwing and Race cars of the 50s and beyond