Welcome to the Historic 2016 Fulltime Families Colonial Times Rally!
We are thrilled you are joining us at this unique event!
Please take a minute to check out our sponsors who have helped us bring this event to you.
2016 Fulltime Families Colonial Times Rally
Schedule of Events
In an effort to reduce waste, please bring your own cups to events that you would like to drink at.
All events will take place at the Meetinghouse (large tent) unless otherwise noted.
Get caught doing something good! Rally cash will be awarded to all those attendees who are caught in the act of being AWESOME!!! Rally cash will be used during the auction on Saturday night!
Pre Rally Event: Wednesday, Sept 7th, 2016
Kimberly’s Pajama Party Presented by LuLaRoe by Wendy Michaels
Ladies, come ready to relax (pjs is you wish) and enjoy meeting your fellow rallying moms at the Pajama Party / LuLaRoe Pop Up Boutique. Bring your beverage of choice.
Day 1: Thursday, Sept 8th, 2016
11:00 am Charter/Lifetime Family Breakfast: Meetinghouse
Charter and Lifetime Member Families: Join us for light refreshments. We’ll bring you up to speed about all the exciting things happening in the future for FtF!
1:00 pm Opening Ceremony and General Rally Registration
(FTF Explorers attending the rally, please wear your Explorer’s Lanyard to registration)
Meet Katrina at the Meetinghouse to pick up your welcome packet, t-shirts, etc., and sign up for activities and volunteer opportunities and to be a part of the FtF Colonial Times Rally Opening Ceremony
Don’t forget to put your door prize ticket in the drawing box!
2:00 pm Teens Great Trading Game – Teens come by the info table in the Meetinghouse and pick up your list and instructions for the Great Trading Game. Saturday evening we will be revealing the Greatest Trading Teen in our midst.
2:00 pm Colonial Family Game Time on the Great Lawn
Join us for some good ol’ fashioned family fun. Sack Races, Bobbing for Donuts, British Bulldog
3:30 pm Skit Prep – Meeting your fellow skit mates and review ideas and come up with a plan for a short skit to be presented on Friday Evening
4:30 pm 1st Time Ralliers Orientation Presented by Mandie Setzer’s Traveling With Jamberry.com
Is this your first rally? Come to the meetinghouse and meet Kimberly to learn how to get the most out of your rally experience.
7:00 pm Family Meet & Greet Dessert Party – Door Prize Drawing #1 (Must be present to win)
Bring your own drinks, and a dessert dish to share and come play some fun ice breaker games with your fellow ralliers.
8 pm Flashlight Tag and Adult Trivia Contest on the Great Lawn Presented by Let’s RV
Kids bring your flashlight and come to the great lawn to play like a night owl and find your friends with your trusty beam of light!
While adults compete for Trivia King and Queen!
Day 2: Friday Sept 9th 2016
**** ALL DAY SWAP ****
Bring your items to the swap table and give a new home to other items. All items left at the swap table by 5pm Friday night will be boxed and donated.
9:00 am Town Hall Meeting with Greg Gerber, Editor of RV Daily Report
Bring your coffee and join in this group discussion to share the ups and downs about RVing with this Industry Leader.
10 am Colonial Crafting – Special Craft projects for Colonial Kids of all Ages Presented by The Giles Frontier Homeschool Curriculum
Teens: Silhouettes, quill making, colonial ink
12 – 6: Toy Making – The Whirly Gig
5 and Under: Make Your Own Rag Doll
11 am – Noon Thousand Trails Campground Membership – Is it a Good Fit for your Family? Hosted by FtF / TT Liaison Alisha Deschene
Join Alisha for an informative seminar on the Thousand Trails Campground Membership Program and learn how you can start camping for free. Already a TT Member, Alisha will also be available to answer your questions about your existing contract or upgrade your membership if necessary. Kids welcome.
12 pm Skit Picnic – Presented by Starkist Tuna Creations – Pack a picnic lunch (we’ll provide a Tuna Creations for each attendee) and your picnic blanket and join your skit mates at the Great Lawn to put some finishing touches on your skit.
2 – 3:30 Kids’ Entrepreneur Marketplace – To encourage the next generation of trail blazers and rain makers, kids can sell their goods and services for real money at this marketplace. Please make sure your kids have extra money to make change for their purchases.
4 pm Dad’s and Kids Colonial Family Game Time on the Great Lawn
Join us for some more good ol’ fashioned family fun. Wheelbarrow Racing, Whig Making, and Hopscotch.
4 pm Curriculum Exchange Discussion at the Meetinghouse
Join Danielle Leonard in a round table discussion about great on-the-road curricula choices. Bring your curricula to show other attendees.
6pm Colonial BBQ and Weiner Roast – Come circle the wagons at the community fire pit or bring your grill too if you’d like. You bring the meet, we’ll supply the condiments and fixings
7:30 Colonial Pie Contest Presented by MOR/ryde
Are you a Prime Pie Baker? Submit your Blue Ribbon Pie for judging at our Colonial Pie Contest.
8pm- Family Skit Night – Presented by Time 4 Learning Great Lawn Door Prize Drawing #2 (Must be present to win)
Come and present your skit with your skit-mates.
Day 3: Saturday 10th 2016
9 am Coffee Club Presented by RV Insurances . com
Bring your coffee for some roundtable discussions on various topics.
10:25am Colonial Clothing Craft and Story Time Presented by Stephanie Simpson’s Explore with Usborne
Drop the kids off for a story time and craft while you tour the Parade of Homes. Please pick up your kids promptly at the completion of the Parade.
10:30 am Parade of Homes Presented by RV Trader
Meet your guides Ana and Dan Johnson at the ol’ swimming hole (the pool) for a tour of your fellow tallier’s homes. Choose your tour: Interiors with Ana, Tech Mods with Dan. Adults and carried kids suggested.
11:30am Colonial Cooking Class and Household Items at the Meetinghouse
Please bring a pillow case from home. All ages join us and make your own butter, bread and ice cream, candles weaving, quilting.
3:30pm – Colonial River Crossing Presented by Jellystone Campgrounds
Get creative with duct tape, glue, cardboard tubes, noodles, and design a cruiser worthy of crossing the Delaware.
7 pm Main Event Town Dance and Rally Cash Raffle Presented by FASS Fuel Door Prize Drawing #3 (Must be present to win) and Volunteer Drawing
Don your colonial finery and head to the Meetinghouse for our Town Dance Group Photo at 7:15pm
Day 4: Sunday September 11th, 2016
8:30 am -Special Sept 11th Flag Raising Ceremony by the Arcade Presented by Savage Law
10 am Non Denominational Christian Service and Children’s Church
11 am Traditional Donut Send Off
Join us for some donuts as we say goodbye and make the FtF Colonial Times Rally History
Thank you to our Sponsors
FASS Fuel – Main Event Sponsor
Time 4 Learning
Starkist Tuna Creations
RV Insurances . com
Mandie Setzer’s Jamberry Jams
Wendy Michaels LuLaRoe
Stephanie Simpson’s Explore with Usborne
We have a few Sponsorship Opportunities left. Email email@example.com for more details
Preferred Attraction in Bainbridge, NY Area
These attractions have generously provided rally prizes for our event. Please consider giving them your business while in the area
FtF Entrepreneurial Partners
Special thanks to these FtF Members for providing prizes from the following companies.
We are currently seeking door prize donations from members of our community. To have your business listed here, please contact our Resource Director, Sarah James at firstname.lastname@example.org
FtF Explorers, there are several badge opportunities at this event including:
- The FtF Event Participation Badge
- Showmanship Badge for participating in the Skit Night
- Limited Edition FtF Colonial Times Rally Badge