Rolling Thunder May 28th 2017 Washington, D.C. 30th anniversary
Actual ride is Sunday 28th. SOLR arrivals 26 Friday, 27 Saturday 9:00 AM Meeting at Hotel Parking lot with Self Guided tours and rides after and Official Dinner, 28 Sun. RT event, 29 Mon. Departure.
WAITING ON CONFIRMATION FROM HOTEL Should have in within a WEEK or so.
SATURDAY DAYTIME: We will do a 7:00 AM "Early Risers" breakfast at the diner up the street from the hotel. There will be a GROUP MEETING at 9:00 AM at the hotel parking lot. We will cover Q&A, Event changes, Safety, etc....and then everyone will be on their own until Dinner in the PM. If you or your state are planning a "Group ride" please be prepared with maps, plans, etc....should others wish to join in, but DO NOT DEPEND ON ANYONE TO LEAD YOU BACK TO THE HOTEL: This happens every year where someone gets separated from their group and doesn't have a map or directions back to the hotel, be prepared please!!!! We will leave from the hotel to DINNER from the HOTEL PARKING LOT KSU at 6:00 PM
SOLR Official Dinner
6:30 pm on Saturday May 27th
$11.00 (Price from last year, 2017 price not confirmed, but should be similar) buffet, non-alcoholic drinks included. This is an open event and you're welcome to invite anyone to attend. WE WILL POST AN RSVP EVENT PAGE FOR THIS DINNER SOON FOR HEAD COUNT
at Joe's Pizzaria located 22360 Sterling Blvd #D103, Sterling VA 20164 Web page: www.joespizzaria.com.
If you have an iPhone or Android smart phone, I suggest that you install the WAZE application. https://www.waze.com/ This application will allow us to track each other’s location throughout the weekend.
Sunday Rolling Thunder Ride Details:
SUNDAY RIDE from the HOTEL, KSU from HOTEL at 5 AM to Dunkin Donuts, to Pentagon (Please have a FULL TANK OF GAS AND AN EMPTY BLADDER!)......we should arrive at Dunkin Donuts about 6:15 AM for anyone that wants to meet us there. So you have 2 opportunities for you or any invited guests to meet up with us: HOTEL at 5 AM or Dunkin Donuts at 6:30 AM. We will leave there about 6:45 to be in line at the Pentagon: http://tinyurl.com/kcdoje8
From Downtown DC to the Hotel (PRINT THIS MAP): http://tinyurl.com/mxkafkn
PLEASE PRINT THESE MAPS AND MAKE A FEW COPIES FOR OTHERS. These are the critical directions for Sunday.
Smart Phone Users:
If you have an iPhone or Android smart phone, I suggest that you install the WAZE application. https://www.waze.com/ This application will allow us to track each others location throughout the weekend.
--If You Use Twitter you can send you pics from the road here: https://twitter.com/SOLRiders