It’s always our pleasure to assist the many military reunion groups meeting in Fairfax County, Virginia, each year in making arrangements for their memorial services....Read More
5 great things a CVB can do for your reunion
Q? My sister-in-law was helping her husband’s family plan their reunion. Unfortunately, on their reunion weekend there was a NASCAR race nearby. They had trouble...Read More
Moving from potluck to caterer
Q? I’m in charge of our reunion this summer, and I’d like to do something a little fancier than what we’ve done in the past. We...Read More
You’ve gotta eat!
Q? I’m meeting next week with hotel staff for our “pre-reunion” meeting. What questions should I be asking? In particular, what do I need to do...Read More
Alcohol = liability
Q? I volunteered to plan my ship’s reunion next year (we’re Navy veterans), and the one thing that worries me is the potential liability if someone...Read More
Making your reunion banquet affordable
Prices Q? I’m in charge of planning the formal dinner banquet for my family’s reunion next summer. Everyone keeps telling me they want a “nice” event,...Read More
Avoiding extra charges on your hotel bill
Q? We're close to signing a contract with a hotel for our next family reunion, but I'm worried about some of the extras the hotel wants...Read More
Hospitality Room: where everyone gathers!
Q: When I attended one of your workshops, you mentioned that many hotels will provide a “Hospitality Suite” free of charge to reunion groups, if we...Read More
Hail the pre-con meeting!
Q? I have been working with the hotel salesperson for months, but still feel we should meet just before the reunion to go over details. What...Read More
Hotel cancellation dilemma
Q? A reader wrote about a worst-case scenario that happened last summer to their cancelled reunion: the hotel held them responsible for their commitment, which was...Read More