WF Jeep Fests? - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Tech Forums > General Jeep Discussion

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 02-07-2009, 02:15 PM   #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 8
Send a message via Skype™ to PhotoJeep
WF Jeep Fests?

I use to belong to a tractor club that was center around a forum like this. The forum members would have gatherings all over the country they would call Cubfests (It was an IH Cub tractor club). A member would simply post that they were hosting one along with details and those wishing to attend would simply let them know. The gatherings were generally over a weekend and hosted by one of the forum members. They were family friendly gatherings that were either at a forum members home or a place large enough to handle whatever sized group that planned to attend such as at a park. All would chip in for meals throughout the weekend. The days would be spent socializing and/or doing shop work on a tractor or two all while getting to know others that shared a common interest. The nights would be spent hanging around the camp fire. People would either camp at the Host's home/park, or stay at area hotels. I even hosted one myself. My fest ended up having around 200-250 people from 14 states, 40-50 tractors and loads of fun for everyone.

I know many people have organized groups for various jeep events that often involve rock climbing and treacherous trail riding which is lots of fun. However, what I was wondering, does this forum engage in activities a little lower keyed much like I described through my experience from tractor forum only for jeep wrangler owners for a weekend of non stop cooking out, socializing, and fun for the entire family? If so, great, just point me to the details. If not, I wonder if something like that would work here?

PhotoJeep is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-07-2009, 02:24 PM   #2
that's what she said

WF Supporting Member
 
jgano23's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: \m/-_-\m/
Posts: 16,482
Send a message via AIM to jgano23 Send a message via Yahoo to jgano23
ya. the rausch creek trip that we are planning is kind of like that. we will be doing trail riding during the day and then cooking out later that night.

jgano23 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-07-2009, 03:37 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
DANIMAL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Pewaukee,WI
Posts: 428
This is a great idea. I used to belong to a Chevy Avalanche club forum (world wide members) and we would get together locally to do things. Meet at a restaurant and hang out in the parking lot and check out each others vehicles and talk, then go in and eat. We also had a big get together where different on-line and local shops donated items to be raffled off. It was a great way to actually meet the people we "talked" to all the time. I would like to do something like this here in SE Wisconsin.
__________________
2013 Gecko JK Sport S
2009 White JKU Rubicon
DANIMAL is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-08-2009, 01:10 AM   #4
Jack Lives Here!!!

WF Supporting Member
 
1BLKJP's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 7,764
For the most part the members on here like to include 4 wheeling along with their gatherings. There are two this spring that are happening on the East Coast and West Coast. They are actually going on the same weekend. We would love to see more events popping up all over the place. As we grow as a group I think you will see more of what you have described happening all year long.
__________________
Thanks,
Jack Hickman

President - Arizona Off-Highway Vehicle Coalition
Vice-President - ASA4WDC
Arizona Rock Rats
1BLKJP is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 02-08-2009, 08:54 AM   #5
that's what she said

WF Supporting Member
 
jgano23's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: \m/-_-\m/
Posts: 16,482
Send a message via AIM to jgano23 Send a message via Yahoo to jgano23
Quote:
Originally Posted by 1BLKJP View Post
For the most part the members on here like to include 4 wheeling along with their gatherings. There are two this spring that are happening on the East Coast and West Coast. They are actually going on the same weekend. We would love to see more events popping up all over the place. As we grow as a group I think you will see more of what you have described happening all year long.
i plan on posting an invite thread every time we go to the pine barrens or up to rausch creek. all of the "venues" will be pretty much the same, wheeling during the day and hanging out around the camp fire at night.
jgano23 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Biggest Jeep Freek Contest!!!! txoutdoorx4 Classifieds Archive 6 02-21-2011 10:48 AM
History of the Jeep. George T. General Jeep Discussion 8 02-04-2009 01:03 AM
New to Forum and Jeep Life SouthernBoy WF New Member Check In 14 03-01-2008 07:05 PM
The keys are melting into my fingers/Should I sell my Jeep? hedonist Off-Topic 6 02-18-2008 11:46 AM
It's Better In A Jeep Dare2BSquare Off-Topic 0 01-27-2008 09:13 PM



» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:31 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC