We've got a great and diverse selection of events occuring year round wherever you call home or are visting. Take advantage of your WBCCI membership and share time and enjoyment with your fellow Airstreamers.
2015 NATIONAL AND SPECIAL EVENT RALLY LIST
April 23 – 26, 2015
Tennessee State Rally, TCPC Airstream Park, Crossville, Tennessee
April 28 – May 3, 2015
Region 8 Rally, Leavenworth County Fairgrounds, Tonganoxie, Kansas
Come join the members of Region 8 as we "Light Up The Trails West". We will explore the trails that went west through the area. The rally fee will include tours of Kansas City, the first city in Kansas, and all admission fees. You will also enjoy 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 dinners. There will be entertainment after dinner and lunch. Also included will be a hobby show, a flea market and a joker tournament. We can also view the 4-H weigh in. This will be a much different Region Rally from past ones. Plan to join Region 8 this year in Kansas. Online registration after February 1 at wbcci.org/region8rally. For information contact Region 8 President Glenn Waters 618-210-7743.
April 29 – May 3, 2015
Region 3 Rally, Low Country Reflections, Charleston, South Carolina
April 30 – May 4, 2015
9th National Texas Vintage Airstream Round-Up Rally, Bellville, Texas
May 18 – 24, 2015
Region 4 Rally Richland County Fairgrounds, Mansfield, OH
“Roundup the Wagon Train” Region 4 Rally will be held at the Richland County Fairgrounds. Activities include flea market, hobby show, entertainment, catered grub, line dancing, raffles, door prizes, golf, games, business meetings, seminars, tours and Sunday worship. Contact Marjorie Lotz 937-441-1129, Gary Olinger 740-603-3677 or Don Hetzler 937-335-3301.
June 26 – July 4, 2015
58th International Rally “Explore the Possibilities!” LOGO
Farmington, New Mexico
International President Joe Perryman offers a special invitation to non-member Airstream owners to join the members of the Wally Byam Caravan Club at the International Convention/Rally, June 26 – July 4, in Farmington, New Mexico. The International Convention/Rally is WBCCI’s largest and longest running rally. It is a showcase of the Wally Byam Way of Life. Approximately 500 Airstream trailers and motorhomes are anticipated. It is a unique opportunity for non-members to experience the quality of membership in WBCCI. The activities, Airstream related seminars and entertainment are boundless. See the latest Airstream products and tow vehicles on display. Enjoy the opportunity to talk firsthand with club members, officials and employees of Airstream, Inc. Any non-member interested in attending the International Convention/Rally should contact WBCCI Headquarters at the address listed in this brochure. A registration coupon and all pertinent information will be provided to you. Why not give WBCCI a try. There is no obligation. However, if WBCCI membership is your choice, you will be provided the opportunity to join WBCCI as a member at large, or better yet, speak directly to the members and officers from the Unit in your area. Don’t miss this opportunity. Contact WBCCI Headquarters today.
August 2 – 8, 2015
Galax Old Time Fiddlers Convention, Special Event Rally, Galax, Virginia
Region 3 will be the host of the 14th Special Event Rally in Galax, Virginia for the 80th Old Time Fiddler’s Convention August 2-8. The Fiddler’s Convention is six days of continuous entertainment, while the rally will have special concerts by Wayne Henderson and Friends, and the Junior Appalachian Musicians as well as a tour of Wayne’s shop and his extraordinary museum, a breakfast, dinner, and melon “cutting” included. Rally fee is $50 per person, $20 children 12-16. Limited to 45 rigs. The rally campsites will be at the Cool Breeze Campground that has three point hook-ups, 30 and 50-amp service, cable TV, and wireless Internet for $30 per night. The website address is: http://coolbreezecampground.com and phone number is 866-342-0300. There is no sign-up coupon or check to send, just call the campground to reserve your campsite and spot in the rally. Pay the rally fee on your arrival. Note: entrance fee to the Fiddlers Convention is not included in the rally fee. The Region 3 website www/region3.wbcci.net will have a page about the rally as will the region calendar.
August 3 – 9, 2015
Potlatch & Salmon Rally, Olympia (Lacey), Washington
You will want to experience the festivities planned for Potlatch 2015 at the Washington Land Yacht Harbor August 3-9, 2015. This year’s theme is “Fun in the Sun” and will include live music, comedy night, plenty of outdoor activities, salmon dinner and much more. Come join us at WLYH this August for a heck of a good time. RV site reservations can be made by calling 360-491-3750. Hosted by Mike & Marti Gebbie, 360-485-6549 or 360-250-2054.
August 5 – 9, 2015
Michigan State Rally, Ravenna, Michigan
September 9 – 13, 2015
Region 5 Rally, Elkhart County Fairgrounds. Goshen, Indiana
September 10 – 13, 2015
Old Threshers Special Event Rally. Yuma, Colorado
September 14 – 20, 2015
50th Annual Pendleton Round-up Rally, Pendleton, Oregon
September 26 - October 4, 2015
53rd Annual Swiss Festival National Rally, Sugarcreek, OH
Welcome to the 53rd Swiss Festival National Rally. This is the longest continuously running rally in WBCCI. You’re greeted at the gate by the Welcome Committee dressed in Swiss dress for a week of tours, entertainment and, of course, our famous bean soup. If you have ever said someday I would like to go to the Swiss Festival, the time is now. Contact: Chairman Karin Kurkowski, 586-214-1777.
September 30 – October 4, 2015
Storytelling Festival Special Event Rally, Jonesborough, Tennessee
October 2 – 6, 2015
Balloon Fiesta National Rally, Albuquerque, New Mexico
This is a rally that Region 12 is sponsoring even though it is not in Region 12. We normally have 200 parking sites at this event but this year we will only have 150. Reserving your spot early will be important this year. Our location at the event is superb. All the 500 plus balloons fly right over our rigs. It is a five-minute walk to the launch area. This rally should be on everyone’s “Bucket List” to see at least one time. Jim & Lynda Polk 805-646-7293 or 310-502-5967.
October 6 - 11, 2015
Region 12 Rally, “Bringing Silver Back to the Comstock,” Silver City RV Park, Minden, Nevada
This will be our annual rally and business meeting. We will have 3 theme days that include activities and tours of Lake Tahoe, Virginia City and Carson City, Nevada. BBQ picnic, catered meals and professional entertainment will be provided. We will also have our usual informative workshops and trailer repair seminars. Look for ham radio classes and technology classes as well. Come to beautiful northern Nevada for a great five-day Rally. Robert & Cecelia Stansbury 775-750-0174 or 925-200-4360.
October 9 – 11, 2015
Virginia Commonwealth Rally, Waynesboro, Virginia
October 13 – 16, 2015
Region 6 Rally, Sun Roamers RV Resort, Picayune, Mississippi
October 22 – 25, 2015
Carolinas State Rally, "Mountain Jamboree", Palmetto Cove Rally Park, Cleveland, South Carolina
December 28, 2015 – January 1, 2016
Rose Parade Rally, Pasadena, California
This DRY CAMPING event is held four blocks south of Colorado Blvd. where the parade is held. We are now providing bleacher seating for viewing the parade. There is so much to do in Pasadena during this time of year. There are many pre and post parade activities. Band reviews, equestrian shows, float building, after parade float viewing, museums, shopping, restaurants, etc. This is another “Bucket List” rally if you have not experienced this event. Tom Smithson 916-802-0443.
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