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Old 07-23-2015, 11:10 PM   #1031
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As noted in the email, everyone PLEASE dump empty before arrival; betting you will get a sewer connection is a bad bet. As noted, there ARE dump stations at the Fairgrounds but it will add almost 30 minutes to get you parked and we need to park a rig every 5 minutes to get everyone in on Sunday.
Actually, Lou, if we have to park 400 units, that's one every 90 seconds for 10 hours.
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Old 07-23-2015, 11:18 PM   #1032
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Lou had some great advice on things to bring. Thanks, Lou, for your offer to provide a summary.
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Old 07-24-2015, 02:21 AM   #1033
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Just remember when you are in your space you have to switch you fridge to propane if you can and switch you water heater to gas. Also please think of your of the one around you with not running both your airs on a 30 amp plug.
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Old 07-24-2015, 04:19 AM   #1034
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If you are a light sleeper, you should bring ear plugs, Trains come by 4 or 5 x's aday. Thursday night is the worst. They are all night long. Lou you might add that to your list.
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Old 07-24-2015, 08:00 AM   #1035
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Actually, Lou, if we have to park 400 units, that's one every 90 seconds for 10 hours.
Starting to feel ill; maybe running a temperature;
Thinking of calling in sick on Sunday ...
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Old 07-24-2015, 11:49 AM   #1036
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Thanks

Great List Lou thanks much,can do.
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Old 07-24-2015, 12:42 PM   #1037
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Goshen tips sticky

The latest and greatest tips are going to be placed here:

GOSHEN RALLY SURVIVAL TIPS - Elkhart Fairgrounds

It is a CLOSED STUCK thread so any questions must be asked HERE or that thread will look like this one in short order!
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Old 07-24-2015, 01:41 PM   #1038
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I think I have actually read through this entire thread over the past few months. One question I am not sure about or if it was mentioned I do not recall. The availability of WIFI at the rally, are there any hotspots available etc. and or suggestions?
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Old 07-24-2015, 01:43 PM   #1039
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I think I have actually read through this entire thread over the past few months. One question I am not sure about or if it was mentioned I do not recall. The availability of WIFI at the rally, are there any hotspots available etc. and or suggestions?
Wifi is there but only good between 2 am and 4am otherwise it's slooooooow and very lagged

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Old 07-24-2015, 01:44 PM   #1040
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Yup got are email. Confuse where to drop are towed auto, out in the street or where.
Here's a Google street view of the Fairgrounds (during the fair) to assist you in determining where to drop the TOAD

https://www.google.com/maps/place/El...25d8115100f397
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