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Thanksgiving Warm-Up Feed

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Thanksgiving Warm-Up Feed

Time: November 16, 2012 at 2pm to November 18, 2012 at 12am
Location: Del Valle Regional Park, near Livermore, CA
Street: 7000 Del Valle Road
City/Town: Livermore, CA 94550
Website or Map: http://www.ebparks.org/parks/…
Phone: 888-327-2757), option 3, extension 4524
Event Type: campout, and, potluck
Organized By: John LaTorre
Latest Activity: Jan 25, 2013

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Event Description

Let's get into condition for Thanksgiving with our fourth (or is it fifth?) Annual Thanksgiving Feed. This year we'll be at Del Valle again, since it worked well last year. We'll provide a turkey, but bring whatever side dishes you want for the Saturday Potluck under the Tent of Doom.

Please note that the park locks its gate at 10 p.m., so you have to arrive before then.

Friday Night will be Pizza Night. Those of you with camp-stove ovens are encouraged to bring them. And those of you without them are invited to use ours, although you'll be on your own for the actual pizzas (8'' diameter maximum).

We'll be using the same part of the park as last year ... the loop that contains campsites 31 to 41 (31 is the only one with power, if you need it).

A map of the campground may be found at http://www.ebparks.org/files/Del_Valle_campground_09.pdf


Reservations can be made after Labor Day Weekend.

I'll try to reserve space 38, and suggest that we start booking the ones on either side of it and directly across the road. I am willing to share my space with somebody else, so let me know if you want to do that or get your own.

And, of course, bring wood, bring wine, bring musical instruments if you've got 'em...

(Speaking of firewood, I suppose that the info we got last year still applies: 

"FIREWOOD: To limit the spread of Sudden Oak Death fungus, you may NOT BRING UNPROCESSED/NATURAL FIREWOOD into the park. You may bring wood which has been commercially purchased and certified to be uncontaminated, processed fire logs or cut lumber. Family campground kiosks at Anthony Chabot and Del Valle have firewood for purchase".)

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Comment by Mary Atleson on August 24, 2012 at 12:19pm

Looking forward to our first event with the group!

Comment by Big Blue's Driver on August 27, 2012 at 11:43am

My parents are arriving that Sunday morning in Sacramento. I'll try to figure out some way of getting down for some of this. Thanks for organizing it!

Comment by Kris Hansen on August 27, 2012 at 12:38pm

Maybe someone could get a hold of Regis and let him know we will be there.

Comment by John LaTorre on August 27, 2012 at 2:02pm

I did. He said that he'll be on the east coast that weekend. I reminded him of other stuff coming up, and said he's still welcome to camp with us.

Comment by John LaTorre on September 4, 2012 at 12:34pm

I've reserved spot 38, for myself and one other vehicle. Let's get our rezzes in ASAP, so we can camp together.

Comment by Kris Hansen on September 4, 2012 at 12:49pm

Just did the same, I'm where I was last year in #40. 

Comment by Mary Atleson on September 4, 2012 at 7:20pm

Jonathan and I are reserved in in 31:)

Comment by Mike Fernandez on September 5, 2012 at 7:51am
I have spot #39
Comment by westywoman on September 7, 2012 at 2:05pm

I'm in 36!

Comment by Gene Burris on September 12, 2012 at 7:59am

I'm in 41.

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