2016 Reunion - Itinerary, Tours and Refund Policies
OV-1 Mohawk Association
Sheraton Pentagon City - Arlington,VA (Washington DC Area
Schedule of Events
Thursday, September 22, 2016
1:00pm - 7:00pm : Reunion Registration. Hospitality Room hours posted daily.
Hospitality Room opens.
6:00pm Welcome reception.
6:30pm - 7:30pm Dinner Buffet open (2 entrees with accompaniments)
Friday, September 23, 2016
8:00am - 8:30am: Reunion Registration Open
9:00am - 3:00pm: CITY TOUR/WAR MEMORIALS TOUR
9:30am - 4:30pm: MUSEUMS/CITY TOUR
4:00pm - 5:30pm Reunion Registration Open (Additional hours will be posted at the reunion, if necessary)
5:00pm - 5:30pm Banquet seating reservations will be collected at the registration desk.
7:00pm - 10:30pm SHEAR MADNESS AT THE KENNEDY CENTER.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
7:00am - 8:00am: Board Meeting
8:15am - 10:45am: Business meeting followed by group pictures.
11:00am - 2:45pm: LUNCH CRUISE
11:30am - 4:30pm: STEVEN F. UDVAR-HAZY CENTER TOUR
5:00pm Couples/individual pictures
5:30pm Cash bar reception
6:30pm Banquet begins.
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Farewells and departures
Good news fellow Mohawkers and Mohawk enthusiasts worldwide!!
You don't have to be an OV-1 Mohawk Association member to attend the Washington DC Reunion! All that we ask is that you consider the purchase of a one year association membership for $35.00. Come one, come all ... we're going to have a great time.
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City Tour/War Memorials - Friday, September 23, 2016
See the sights of our nations' capitol during a driving tour of Washington DC. Ride by the Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, the Mall, Capitol Building, Washington Monument, White House, and other notable monuments and federal buildings. A brief time will be allowed at the National World War II Memorial, the first national Memorial dedicated to all who served during World War II. In addition, another stop will be made at the Lincoln Memorial for people to walk to the nearby Korean memorials. Stop at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, the largest building in Washington, DC. While there, enjoy lunch on your own at the Reagan Building food court, named one of the "best family food courts" in Washington DC. A photo ID is required for entrance into the Ronald Reagan Building.
9:00am board bus, 3:00PM back at hotel.
$46/Person includes bus, guide, and admissions. Lunch on your own.
Spend more than three hours on the National Mall where you'll have free time to tour museums, such as the National Air & Space Museum, Museum of Natural History, Museum of American History or the Museum of the American Indian - all within walking distance of each other. There are numerous cafes and concession stands to grab a quick bite to eat. Then see the sights of our nations' capitol during a narrated driving tour of Washington, DC. Ride by the Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, The Mall, Capitol Building, Washington Monument, White House, and other notable monuments and federal buildings.
9:30am board bus, 4:30 back at hotel.
$52/Person includes bus, guide, and admission. Lunch on your own.
"Shear Madness" at the Kennedy Center - Friday September 23, 2016
The Kennedy Center is home to the entertaining show, Shear Madness, Washington’s hilarious whodunit murder mystery. Someone’s been killed in the apartment above a Georgetown hairstyling salon, and the police haven’t got a clue… take a stab at catching the killer. It’s a riotous, improvisational plot with topical humor where you spot the clues, you question the suspects, and you solve the crime! If DC critic Arch Campbell says Shear Madness is "the most fun he ever had at the Kennedy Center," you are guaranteed to have a great time! Note: Casual dress code and cash bar available.
7:00PM first bus departs hotel, 10:30 last bus arrives back at hotel
$72 / Person includes bus, escort, and dinner.
Lunch Cruise - Saturday, September 24, 2016
Enjoy a two-hour lunch cruise with live entertainment, narration, and a bountiful lunch buffet, onboard the Spirit of Washington. While you relax on one of the three fully enclosed, climate-controlled decks, you will cruise the historic water of the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. Your captain will point out landmarks – the Washington Monument, Ft. McNair, Washington National Airport, General’s Row, and Old Towne Alexandria. After lunch enjoy a stroll and the fresh air on the outdoor decks.
11:00am board bus, 2:45pm back at the hotel
$90/Person includes bus, escort, and lunch cruise.
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STEVEN F. UDVAR-HAZY CENTER
Saturday, September 24
This museum, part of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Air and Space Museum, is dedicated to the preservation and display of its collection of historic aviation and space artifacts. Located at Washington International Dulles Airport, the facility has large aviation and space exhibit hangars. The museum currently has over eighty aircraft and dozens of space artifacts on display including the Space Shuttle Discovery, an SR-71 Blackbird, the Dash 80 prototype of the Boeing 707, and the B-29 Superfortress "Enola Gay." Lunch options include a food-court style McDonald’s and coffee place. You may tour the exhibits at your own pace, but there is a lot of walking, so please wear comfortable shoes.
11:30am board bus, 4:30pm back at the hotel
$39/Person includes bus and escort.
Lunch on your own.
Driver and Guide gratuities are not included in the tour prices.
Please plan to be at the bus boarding area at least five minutes prior to the published time.
All trips require a minimum of 35 people, unless otherwise stated.
CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY FOR ARMED FORCES REUNIONS, INC.
For attendees canceling reunion activities prior to the cut-off date, Armed Forces Reunions, Inc. (AFR) shall process a full refund less the non-refundable AFR registration fee ($7 per person). Attendees canceling reunion activities after the cut-off date will be refunded to the fullest extent that AFR’s vendor commitments and guarantees will allow, less the non-refundable AFR registration fee. Cancellations will only be taken Monday through Friday from 9:00am until 5:00pm Eastern Standard Time, excluding holidays. Please call (757) 625-6401 to cancel reunion activities and obtain a cancellation code. Refunds processed 4-6 weeks after reunion. Canceling your hotel reservation does not cancel your reunion activities.
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