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ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by SinglebladeBlues » Tue Jan 13, 2015 2:54 am

I'm getting ready to put in a vacation request, and wanted to be sure about the dates for ALF this year. Would it start on Sunday March 15th and run the rest of that week? I had a blast last year, and want to make sure I'm there again this year.

Thanks,

Rob

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Re: ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by Wendy » Tue Jan 13, 2015 7:34 pm

In case you are not on facebook: March 14th-22nd are the dates for ALF. People come a day early and paddle Friday. Largest crowds are first 5 days in my experiences of 5 ALFs.

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Re: ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by SinglebladeBlues » Thu Jan 15, 2015 3:39 am

Thanks for the responses. I thought the dates I had were right, just wanted to be sure. Too much fun to miss out on.

I never did make it up to Shoney's last year. Maybe this year, if that is still a gathering point.

See ya,

Rob

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Re: ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by ian123 » Thu Jan 15, 2015 12:31 pm

It's always Ontario March break.
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Re: ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by Roger » Sun Jan 25, 2015 5:01 pm

SinglebladeBlues wrote:I never did make it up to Shoney's last year. Maybe this year, if that is still a gathering point.
Still a gathering point.

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Re: ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by SinglebladeBlues » Mon Jan 26, 2015 2:33 am

Thanks everyone.

Wendy, cadster, I wasn't on Facebook, now I am. Just easier to keep up with everything.

https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100008983412939" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;



ian123, this is the calender I was using. Should be good for future ALF's.

http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/general/li ... idaye.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;


Roger, thanks for the info on Shoney's. Would still like to run the Tellico for a couple of days, but if other stuff is up, I would like to explore.

See ya,

Rob

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ALF site onWeb?

Post by Einar » Sun Feb 08, 2015 2:07 am

O.K., it's me, I'm a klutz.

But i can't seem to connect to any site that outlines ALF as an event.
Any pointers to any sites with info? Cadster's link doesn't seem work, for me. (refer to klutz)

Maybe there isn't one, just show up; Tennessee doesn't seem that big.
If I show i'll be mooching off of relatives in Atlanta and driving.
Einar

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Re: ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by Wendy » Sun Feb 08, 2015 4:01 am

Elinar, show up at Shoney's at the Lenoir City exit. Folks start gathering around 8, more at 9, some at 10 etc. You won't miss the parking lot.

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Re: ALF site onWeb?

Post by Todhunter » Sun Feb 08, 2015 1:03 pm

Einar wrote:O.K., it's me, I'm a klutz.

But i can't seem to connect to any site that outlines ALF as an event.
Any pointers to any sites with info? Cadster's link doesn't seem work, for me. (refer to klutz)

Maybe there isn't one, just show up; Tennessee doesn't seem that big.
If I show i'll be mooching off of relatives in Atlanta and driving.
Einar

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Einar, do not commute back and forth to ALF from Atlanta. It's about 3.5 hours one-way from Atlanta to Lenoir City, TN. For such a big open boater event, it's very loosely organized. The Facebook page is really the main info/discussion page for it on the entire internet. As was said, just show up at the Shoney's parking lot, Exit 81 on I-75 around 8:30am, or I'm sure lots of folks will be rallying at CMT campground (http://www.cmtrails.com/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;) where a large group will be camping / cabin-ing.
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Re: ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by zen_ben » Wed Feb 11, 2015 3:03 pm

If you are looking for an upgrade from the King's Inn....
Days Inn (walking distance to Shoney's) is offering a rate of $58 a night plus tax.
Tel: 865-986-2011 and let them know you are coming for ALF
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Re: ALF 2015 Dates?

Post by pmp » Sat Feb 14, 2015 1:51 am

best part about ALF is how it all just flows without being "organized". you definitely want to stay local so you don't miss the last minute organizing.
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