News in the ‘Rallies’ Category

Oct. 19th -21st – Amboy Thanksgiving/ Installation Rally –

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Lee County 4H Fairgrounds on Route 30 Amboy, IL.  We will have a big thanksgiving feast, We will also elect and install our new officers.

Make Reservations with Sanders.

September 26-30 -Region 5 Rally-Springfield, IL

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Region 5 president, our own Bob Whitesell, will be holding the Region rally at Springfield Illinois.  If you have specific questions, or wish to reach hm in person, his home phone number is,  773-286-8278 . You can also make reservations by mailing in the the form from the BB.  You can get the latest Region 54 news at  The schedule for the Springfield rally will be posted there shortly.  The rally will again be held at the State Fairgrounds.  Springfield has many interesting things about Lincoln and the State government to see.  There will also be entertainment nightly at the rally.

Sept. 14- 16th – Road America Vintage Rally ( joint rally with Wisconsin unit)

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Make Reservations with Bob and Sandy Whitesell 773-286-8278.  It will be dry camping on the race track grounds, but there is a nice bath and shower house. There is a camping fee, which includes two days of sportscar racing.

August 17 -19 – Adeline Jay Goe-Karis St. Beach Pk. -Zion, IL (AKA Illinois Beach Park)

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Reserve at : link:  ,  Been there many times.  Always a good outing with many things to do.  Hosts- Seán and Teresa Murray tel.   708 870 3997   RSVP them tto assist in their planning.  

July 12th -15th – Rock Cut St. PK. Buddy Rally –

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

 Atending were: Whitesells, Mayos, Kraners, Lanings, John Damisch, Duttons, Murrays  Wendorfs drove in for Saturday.

The Saturday morning pancake breakfast started after the rain stopped. The Club Grill was used to for pancakes and evening steaks for the potluck dinner.

Saturday afternoon 7 members participated in fly fishing lessons, but none caught a fish.  Sunday Marge caught a 2 pound Catfish and Warren caught at least one good size Bass.  The weather was hot and humid,

Link to the 2018 NIAC July newsletter  : KCzYPna7JF

International Rally – Salem, Origeon

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

The Schwarzs, Gardeners, and Sanders are attended the International and are continuing on to Alaska. If you have a Facebook account, you can follow their adventures there.  There were 725 Airstreams attending the rally.   The weather, entertainment and accommodations were good.

Registration for the 2019 International in Virginia is open: Link:  It is about 900 miles and aboat a 15 hour drive time.

The locations for the 2020 International conventions is in Colorado and 2021 it will be in Tennessee.

Le Aquina Rally

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Image may contain: 4 people, people sitting, outdoor and foodHad good weather and good show up at the park.  People getting ready for International.

May rally

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Corp of Engineers park, by the dam, got flooded.  Had to move rally to Palisades  park.  14 Trailering couples had  good time with good weather.

Opening Spring Amboy Rally- April 6-8th

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Six valent couples brought out 5 trailers to Amboy fairgrounds on Route 30 for the rally  The weather was little chilly at 16F over night, but the buildings and the friendships were warm.

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March 7th Florida Snowbird luncheon, Tarpon Springs.

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

The Northern Illinois Snowbirds had another luncheon on March 7th at Rusty Bellies, in Tarpon Spring, FL. Real caravaning delightfuls.