2013 Western Pacific Railroad Historical Convention

The FRRS is pleased to announce the…

2013 Western Pacific Railroad Historical Convention
The Biggest and Best Ever

May 17 – 19, 2013 – Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Hosted by the California State Railroad Museum
Located in Old Sacramento, California

Featuring…
• Historic and Modeling Clinics
• Archive and Photo Exhibits
• Rare Film Footage from the Virgil Staff Collection
• Disney California Zephyr Exhibit
• Layout Tours
• Vendors and Special Guests
• Modeling Display and Competition
• Fantastic Banquet in the CSRM Roundhouse
• Special Train Ride and Reception aboard the Sacramento Southern
• Presentation and Discussion on the Future Direction of the FRRS – WPRRHS – WPRM
• Special Museum Tours and Events
• Our Ever Popular Raffle!

Fares…
Pre-Registration ending May 1, 2013:
• Combination Fare (convention and banquet): $80 for FRRS members, $90 for non members
• Convention only: $40 for FRRS members, $50 for non-members
• Banquet only (available until May 1): $45
Convention only after May 1 until May 15: $45 for FRRS members, $55 for non-members
Convention only at the door: $50 for FRRS members, $60 for non-members

note: There is no charge for non-rail spouses to attend the convention, but they need to be registered and have paid fare to attend the clinics, banquet and some special events.

Register on-line at http://convention.WPLives.org (starting Friday, Dec. 28)
or mail payments to: WP Historic Convention 2013, 12012 Gold Arbor Lane, Gold River, CA 95670

Non-members wishing to join FRRS can receive a 1 year Active membership for $15 more over cost of any non-member fare. This is a 50% discount over regular Active membership. As a special bonus, current members wishing to renew their Active memberships can also do so for 50% off ($25 extra) when they register.

Guest Speaker, Times, Clinic and Event Line-Up and more information will be announced soon. Convention info will be available at http://www.WPRRHS.org and http://www.WPLives.org

Closest hotels…
• Embassy Suites – Riverfront Promenade
• Holiday Inn – Sacramento Capitol Plaza
• Vagabond – Sacramento Old Town
• Delta King – on the river in Old Sacramento
• Hawthorn Suites
• Clarion
• Holiday Inn Express
• Sheraton

Scott McAllister, Convention Chair
eMail – convention@WPLives.org

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About zephyrus805

Director and Secretary for the FRRS. Manager of the Zephyr Project. Funding Chair for FRRS. Vice-President of Driven Innovation LRV, a professional design firm.
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