Sunday Aug. 15th
Meet and Greet
Though out the day we will arrive, and come together for our 16th reunion. If you come early do not sit in your hotel room. Go to the pool, get something to eat (there is a restaurant in the hotel), see a little of Rapid City.
We will all meet in the conference room at 6:30 PM to meet up with old friends Welcome new people, and to ask questions about things to do in and around Rapid City. The hotel has a courtesy shuttle service available for airport transportation,
Remember to being something for the raffle It can be in the range $25.00 or more, gift cards, something from your state, something military. hats, booze etc.
Hope to see you there. Let`s make this reunion one of the best!!
Monday Aug. 16th
This will be a free day to do whatever you want. It would be a good day to travel outside of Rapid City Go to Sturgis, Deadwood for some gaming,, Custer State park. Look at you visitors guide for places to see. Please remember to look at Tuesday our bus trip day to where we are going. You do not want to go to the same place twice. Enjoy your day. See you in the conference room in the evening. We can all talk about what we did.
Tuesday Aug. 17th
Bus Trip No Cost to you
Get up early to eat breakfast. This might be a long day.
Loading the bus
Departing with drive thru downtown Rapid City for drive-by views of some of the City of President`s bronze statues, Main Street Square
Tour Mount Rushmore National Memorial to view exhibits, walk the trail, photos, etc. with time for lunch on your own at Carver`s Marketplace
Roadside view of George Washington
Tour Crazy Horse Memorial, view video, view exhibits, photos, etc. Remember to tip the bus driver
Back to Hotel to freshen up and get ready for dinner
Dinner cost is $34.00 a person
Dinner will be at the Chuck wagon Supper & Music Variety Show It’s about 9 miles or 10 minutes from the hotel We will be car pooling. So ask people who need a ride.
Get your tickets and enjoy some time to browse the Dances with Wolves film set and the Fort Hays Workshops.
Theater doors open.
.The supper bell rings so bring your appetites. They serve up the best chuck wagon;menu in the west. Chuck wagon potatoes, sliced beef simmered in BBQ sauce, baked chicken, western bake beans, ranch biscuits and honey,chunky apple sauce, Old-fashioned spice cake, cowboy coffee, and tenderfoot lemonade. It is all served on handmade tin plates with drinks poured into tin cups
7:15 to 8:15
Back to the hotel.
The total cost for the bus trip, dinner and show is $80. 00 per person.
Wed. Aug. 18th
This is your second free day. Do whatever you want. Maybe check out Rapid City and places close by. Remember the dinner buffet starts at 6:30
. After dinner we remember our dead, and have our raffle drawing. It is also the day we pick a place for our 17th reunion. Think of a place!!
Thurs. Aug. 19th
Breakfast, check out and say our good byes till next year. have a safe trip home.