June 14, 2019 - Dan Brockman and Joe Cline are your hosts for a 50th anniversary celebration of the Squadron 3 patrol to VietNam. Although this is a particularly special gathering for the VietNam crew, ALL SHIPMATES from all eras of Sebago are encouraged to attend.
Where: Charlotte, North Carolina
When: October 11 & 12, 2019
Host Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte - Waverly
Rate is $99 nightly. Use discount code VCGR
MUST reserve by Sept 10 to guarantee rate.
The event will consist of a Friday evening dinner, Saturday afternoon meeting, and Saturday night dinner. The following Monday is a federal holiday (Columbus Day) and should widen the window of low air fares.
There are many attractions in the Charlotte area that might be of interest to shipmates and family members wishing to extend their stay beyond two days:
1. NASCAR Hall of Fame
2. Billy Graham Library
3. Carolinas Aviation Museum
4. Dozens of NASCAR shops. (Guided vans or self tour)
5. Carolina Panthers game (Depending on meeting weekend)
6. Charlotte Hornets basketball
7. Charlotte Checks hockey games (season begins Oct 5)
8. Carolinas Raptor Center
9. Carowinds amusement park
10. Charlotte Mint Museum
We have confirmed availability of deeply discounted tiskets to NASCAR Hall of Fame as a group on Saturday. NASCAR "Shop" tours may be available for those that express interest.