- Updated: 06 May 2015
President John and First Lady Sandy Stumpf invite you to the 57th Wally Byam Caravan Club International Convention/Rally, Gillette, Wyoming – June 28-July 4, 2014.
The International Convention/Rally is the annual meeting and election of officers for our Club. The International is designed to provide you, the member, with an entertaining, informative event. The Rally will provide great entertainment, informative seminars, tours, the opportunity to enjoy your favorite pastime such as band, jam sessions, a multitude of crafts and workshops. The opportunity to meet with new and old friends and to enjoy lunches, dinners and happy hours.
At previous Rallies, members have enjoyed some of the following seminars and speakers:
|Zamp Solar||Living in Small Spaces||Officer Training||First Timers Seminar|
|Mary Kay||Around the World Caravan||Blue Ox||Amateur Radio|
|Organizing your Rig||Natural Pet Foods||Joker Lessons||Webmaster Training Seminar|
|Reading on the Road||Dutch Oven Cooking||Fashion Show||Membership Growth Strategy|
|Knots for RVing||Wigs - Your Choice||Tax Tips||FCC Amateur Radio Exams|
|Member Idea Share||Business on the Road||Full Time RVing||Introduction to Caravanning|
|Sarge Enterprises||Care & Feeding of AC||Winegard||Airstream Parks Association|
|Social Networking||Estate Planning for RVers||SkyMed||Vintage Airstream Database|
|Rally Host Seminar||Membership Seminar||Tour the Town||Airstream Presentation|
|Non # Unit Caravans||Training Your Dog to Hunt|
At the Rally, members have enjoyed competitive indoor games, competitive displays and show items such as:
|Art Show||Snap Shot Photo Contest||Hobby Show||Photo Print Contest|
|Year Book Show||Unit Publication Show||Party Bridge||Joker Tournament|
Enjoy a number of group activities such as:
|Band Practice||Choir Practice||Crafts||Future Rally Presentation|
|Line Dancing||Bicycle Excursions||Quilting||Full Range of Youth Programs|
|Flea Market||4th of July Parade||Pet Show||
Vintage Airstream Parade
Vendors on site, at previous Rallies, providing information, parts and service and great purchase opportunities:
|A & W Designs||Battery Systems||Blue Ox||Coastal Reflections|
|Dexter Axle||Farm & City Insurance||Zamp Solar||Mary Kay Cosmetics|
|Sarge Enterprises||Simply Etched Stickers||SkyMed||Zip Dee Awnings|
|Airstream Parts||Beachnut Billie's||Winegard||New Airstream display|
|Fifth Avenue Collection|
Important meetings must take place at the Rally and we need you to be there to support your Club and the various intraclubs you belong to. Come for the ever important International Board of Trustees meeting, the delegates meeting, election of officers and be there for the Vintage Airstream Club meeting and installation, enjoy the Classic Airstream Club events, the Amateur Radio Club and the Free Wheelers Club.
A listing of great entertainment and fun tours will be highlighted in future Rally Promotions; you know they will be excellent and another reason to plan to attend the Rally in Gillette.
Next month we will review some of the activities that will be taking place in Gillette and surrounding area during the time we are there. We appear to be meeting at a very special time in the city and can look forward to a number of fun activities in conjunction with our own very important Rally.
Please, register today for the Rally, support your Club and plan a trip to remember.
Public Relations/Rally Promotions; Hazel Knopp #200, Chairman