Pre-Convention Rally FMCA 109th International Convention (Redmond OR)

$30.00

FMCA LTV Chapter pre-convention rally scheduled Sunday, August 11th to Tuesday, August 13, 2024 prior to the FMCA 109th International Convention August 14 -17, 2024 in Redmond OR at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center.. This fee is per person.

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FMCA LTV Chapter pre-convention rally scheduled Sunday, August 11th to Tuesday, August 13, 2024 prior to the FMCA 109th International Convention August 14 -17, 2024 in Redmond OR at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center.  The fee is per person and covers the food (see itinerary).

Requirements

  1. Must be a current member of the LTV FMCA Chapter. You can join by filling out the member application here and add the Annual dues to your cart.
  2. Must be a paid attendee of this FMCA Convention registered for 30 amp electric only and be part of the LTV arrival caravanArrival is in late morning, Sunday August 11, and you MUST arrive with the group.  Late arrivals have NO guarantee of parking with the group.  Click here for FMCA Convention registration if you have not already signed up.
  3. Must submit the completed Rally registration form at the top of this page, by August 1st. The LTV Wagon Master, not FMCA, will notify attendees the actual entry time as we get closer to the convention.  Arrival is in late morning and you MUST arrive with the group.  Late arrivals have NO guarantee of parking with the group. A nominal fee of $30 per person needs to be paid by adding this to your cart and selecting the number of attendees.  You will have a space(s) only after monies are received.

Proposed Itinearay

Sunday, August 11, 2024

  • Late AM: We arrive!  Caravan Assembly Directions will be emailed roughly 7-10 days before Rally. Check in with Randy & Shirley Johnson – the white/tan LTV Unity with Tennessee tag. Once assembled, we’ll be parked as a group.  Spend the afternoon getting set-up, walking dogs and napping!
  • 4:30 pm Happy Hour and welcome mixer, light nibbles provided.
  • 5:30 pm  Dinner Menu TBD

Monday, August 12, 2024

  • Today & tomorrow convention volunteers have orientation, some of us may be scheduled away.  Mealtimes will not change but flexibility may be needed for other activities.  Let the Chuckwagon know if you have a volunteer meeting conflicting with breakfast.
  • 9:00 am Breakfast Menu TBD.
  • 10:15 am Convention oreientation led by Shirley Johnson:   You got your convention program book when we arrived, but what are all these activities and can anyone attend?  This is the time to ask your questions concerning the upcoming Convention, future Chapter activities and this LTV club in general.
  • Lunch on your own:   Walk the Event Center and familiarize yourself with where your seminars are held.
  • After lunch we will get to  know each other by playing games in the Friendship room.
  • 4:30 pm Happy Hour:   Bring your drinks and light snack will be provided
  • 5:30 pm Dinner Menu TBD and LTV swag givaway.

Tuesday, August 13, 2024

  • Sleep in and have breakfast on your own.
  • 10:00 am Get Together:   Bring your favorite drink and join the group.  The discussion is to be determined.
  • Lunch:   On your own
  • Time TBD:   First Timers Orientation:   You’ll be introduced to FMCA Officers and Staff, get an overview of the organization, and a preview of upcoming events.   Note, this isn’t limited to first-time attendees, so if you haven’t been to a Convention in years, come for a refresher!
  • Time TBD:   Chapter Fair:   Immediately follows the First Timers Orientation.  ALL are welcome.  Our chapter is only one of the nearly 300 chapters in FMCA, many are special interest groups.  This is your best chance to learn about these clubs.   Join as many as you like!
  • 5:30 pm:   BYO Dinner:   So, grab your own dinner and eat with the group!
  • 6:30 pm:   FMCA Evening Entertainment Begins.

Wednesday, August 14 through Saturday, August 27, 2024

  • 109th FMCA International Convention opens!!!
  •  NO Chapter Rally Activities scheduled.  Because this is a full FOUR days and nights of seminars, entertainment, and a trade show, you will come and go at your own discretion.   Attend as many or as few sessions as you like.
  • Because we are grouped together, many people plan to meet at the venue or share potluck dinners.  Often several people will gather at the end of the evening and discuss what they’ve attended and what the next day will bring, making plans to attend seminars and entertainment together.

Sunday, March 24, 2024

  • Convention has ended.   We are expected to be off site by noon.  Safe travel to your next destination.