2016 Yuma Western Area National Rally (Click for full story)
Fortuna de Oro RV Resort in Yuma, AZ will be the site of the FCOC Western Area National Rally on April 6 – 10, 2016. We have a lot of exciting things planned and hope you will join us. Our Rally will follow the Fleetwood Motorhome Association RV Club (FMA). Their rally will be from March 30 to April 3 and our will be from April 6 to April 10, 2016.
You will also be able to attend one of three “Camp Freightliner” classes, one just before our rally, (which will have Members of the FMA Rally also signing up) and two after our rally. See below, and the story at our website for more information; it will also be included in our newsletter issued prior to the rally.
The following is a list of events to be held during our rally. First, we are providing a Motorhome and Car Wash, to all paid attendees. Then that evening, Fortuna de Oro is hosting a Hors D’Oeuvres Reception, followed by dinner. After dinner. We will be playing the card game “Up Yours”. Every morning will include a full breakfast starting at 7:00 am to 8:30 am. Freightliner will be having a seminar on “Knowing your Chassis”, and at the same time, the Motorhome Displays will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, presented by RV World of Yuma. Also available, we will be having a class on dog training. Which day hasn’t been established yet. For you golfers, there is a 9-hole par 36 Golf Course on site. Following the Knowing your Chassis Seminar, there will be a craft class on making lanyards using Pop/Beer Tabs. Small charge for supplies. Seminars will start on Thursday, and the Vendor Market will be opening and continuing through the week.
At 3:00 pm, we will be having lunch at the Resort Restaurant, and the theme is Southwest Fiesta Lunch. Everyone will receive a coupon good for a margarita, wine, beer or soda. Iced Tea and water will also be available (no coupons needed). A Happy Hour at 5:00 pm., followed by a card game at 6:00 pm called “Left, Right, Center”.
We have scheduled Martha’s Gardens to be available for their great Date Shakes ($) from 10:00 to 2:00 pm. They will also have available dates for purchase. Try to find time to visit the Martha’s Gardens, in town to see how they are cultivated and processed.
On Friday, RV World will be hosting lunch from 11:30 to 1:00 pm, and the Fortuna De Oro Home Center will host a Happy Hour from 4:45 to 5:45 pm at the Home Center
We will have Bingo from 6:45 to 8:00 pm. Cards will be $1 each. Each card has three games on them.
Saturday, FCOC will have an Ice Cream Social at 12:00, a Happy hour from 5:00 to 6:00 pm and Dinner from 6:00 to 7:00. Dinner will be followed by Entertainment (to be announced).
Saturday Morning we will have a Continental Breakfast from 7:00 to 8:30 am.
To top off this wonderful week of events, you will also be able to attend one of three “Camp Freightliner” classes, one just before our rally, (which will have Members of the FMA Rally also signing up) and two after our rally. More information available on our website, and will be included in our next newsletter. Sign-ups have to be made online, but reservations cannot be made until October 12th and will only be open to Rally Attendees. Classes can only hold 25 per class, so don’t wait to make your reservation as classes usually fill up on the first day they are posted. Log onto freightlinerchassis.com website, click on the Motorhome, then go to the tabs and select Owner Information, then drop to the lower tabs and select Camp Freightliner and follow the instructions.
More updates will be available as they are come up and posted on our website.