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Old 04-02-2018, 02:38 PM   #1
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2019 Quartzsite Gathering

2019 Quartzsite Gathering Hosts: Scamp Owners International

This gathering is for all brands of Molded Fiberglass Trailers! Like Salmon returning home all brands of Molded Fiberglass Travel Trailers make the annual pilgrimage to the AZ Desert.

Dates: Feb 4-10th

February 4th to 7th - Early bird Quartzsite Pre-Gathering (Mon thru Thurs)
February 8th to 10th - Main Event (Friday thru Sunday)

If you can attend the Main Gathering, the Pre-Gathering, or the entire Quartzsite Gathering we’d love to have you come and enjoy the good times. Some even stay for a Post-Gathering for a few days if you’re so inclined.

Mark the dates. Details of the event will be posted mid-summer.

2019 Event Headquarters: https://www.scampowners.com/forums/2...-international

Last years recap:
https://www.scampowners.com/comment/10472#comment-10472
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Old 04-02-2018, 04:39 PM   #2
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Too early to volunteer for soup duties?

Thanks Greg, always nice to have a date nailed down ahead of time.

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Old 04-02-2018, 04:41 PM   #3
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Ron,
You know the Mystery Soup is always yours if you are there and want it.
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The Dome Rock gathering at Quartzsite has been on my Bucket List... forever. On January 1, 2019 I start a new life adventure. I'll BE THERE! Check!
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If we make it back, I'm not going to make the mistake to set up on Snob Hill, and face the scorn and contempt of the Bottom Feeders again.
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Hurry Hurry & reserve your site before they are all gone! (Just kidding, after all I only missed April 1 by one day).

Not kidding, you may be interested in attending week long camping at the Lake Havasu City Rodeo Grounds for 4 nights of fireworks the week after the Quartzsite Rally. I have a journal of my time there in 2018 with links to lots of photos. Here is a link to the thread I started for the event.

They will try to get us together as a group if you put "Fiberglass" in the group field when registering. More information & registration is at Havasu Rodeo & Events. Let me know if you have any questions about the event. I don't work for the rodeo grounds, but had a great time.

This event sells out every year, so if interested, reserve early!
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This event sells out every year, so if interested, reserve early!
Reservation made! See ya there. I put fiberglass in the group field.
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Old 04-03-2018, 11:31 AM   #9
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I received my confirmation email from Sara Park Rodeo Grounds and it said "I have started the ”Fiberglass Group” for you and Arthur Lopez has also registered. If you are planning to meet anyone here please let me know so I can keep an eye out for them and I will let you know when they register."

So the ball is rolling - be sure to use the "fiberglass" group when you register. Thanks, Jon! If the fireworks are half a good as the ones in your pics, we are in for a wonderful time.
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I should clarify the rodeo grounds set up. The actual fireworks take place at the Havasu 95 Speedway at SARA Park. The Rodeo Grounds are also part of the SARA park, but separate form the fireworks. If you want to sit in the bleachers where the displays take place, there is a $5.00 charge per night. You can see the fireworks from the Rodeo Grounds (that is where I took the pictures from).

There is a BLM dispersed camping area directly across AZ 95 that is free (although very crowded during the fireworks). The advantage of the Rodeo Grounds is access to water, showers, and, on a couple of nights, an inexpensive dinner. While there are bleachers at the Rodeo Grounds, they are not an ideal location to watch the fireworks from.

If you want to have the fallout raining down on you, head for the Speedway, but if you want to see them from a bit of distance, the Rodeo Grounds work well. Most of the front row sites will be taken by previous attendees, but we had no problems setting up chairs & tripods along the front row.
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