Our 2018 Reunion will be in Herndon, VA.
at the Crown Plaza
May 2-5, 2018
Link for Mullinnix hotel reservations
Crown Plaza - Herndon, VA. website
2018 REUNION SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
1200-2300 Hospitality Room is open (Junior Ballroom) for registration and socializing.
1830 Opening Ceremony (Junior Ballroom) with Color Guard and Pledge of Allegiance. Spaghetti Buffet Dinner will follow immediately (with a cash bar).
Thursday, May 3rd
0800-2300 Hospitality Room (Junior Ballroom) is open.
0800 Today is a FREE DAY with no scheduled tour! Maybe a day trip to DC or to the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Air and Space Museum near Dulles. Both can
easily be accessed via a combination of hotel shuttle, local bus and the METRO at very reasonable prices compared to dealing with traffic and parking availability/prices.
1700 Cash Bar Happy Hour in the Hospitality Room!!!
Friday, May 4th
0700-2300* Hospitality Room (Junior Ballroom) is open.
0800 Motor Coach Tour to Quantico, VA (Marine Corps National Museum, Base Tour, lunch with the troops and a martial arts demonstration).
Also, a Winery tour and tasting.
Depending on traffic we hope to be back at the hotel by 1730! Tour departs at 0800 SHARP!
1830 Friday Night Pizza Party in the Hospitality Room with a cash bar.
2000(ABT) Annual Auction in the Hospitality Room.
Saturday, May 5th
0900-1000 Association Annual Business Meeting for all shipmates in the Hospitality Room.
1000(ABT) Hospitality Room is open to all after the business meeting.
1000-1700 Free time!
1700-1800 Happy Hour (exact location to be determined!)
1800** Doors open for Banquet seating in the "Grand Ballroom".
1815 All seated - Banquet Memorial Ceremony
1830-2200 Annual Saturday Night Banquet in the "Grand Ballroom" w/ buffet dinner and cash bar.
2200-2400 Hospitality Room open for socializing and pack out. Closes and is empty @ 2400!
Sunday, May 6th
0700-1100 Breakfast available in "Houlihan’s”. Breakfast buffet is just $12 (tax included)! Gather
for breakfast, socializing and good-bye hugs with friends.
* Hospitality Room may be closed during tour and will reopen when the tour ends.
** Hospitality room is closed during the Banquet.
NOTE! The schedule above is a “proposed” schedule and subject to the addition of other enjoyable enhancements from now until Reunion 2018 ends. Please feel free to contribute suggestions!