2018 Galax First Timer’s Primer

Must pay for parking at the campground and Special Event Rally Fee $55 per person

Bring chairs or cushions for Convention at Felts Park (you can leave chairs on the grounds).
Felts park is about 7 miles or 15 minutes from the campground.

Bring additional chairs for music and other events at the campground

Registration and Rally board will be under the carport. You need to check the rally board often as things change.

Rally program/Guide available when you arrive and it will be on Region 3 website as well as Cool Breeze Campground website 2-3 weeks prior to the rally.

Everyone has a paid breakfast at the Mt. Surf restaurant (tip not included). Choose your morning. Included in rally fee.

Cumberland Knob Park is about 6 miles from the campground. Bring chairs for Watermelon feast and get acquainted social and introduction to the parkway. Included in rally fee.

All music in the park is sponsored by Cool Breeze Campground and our group and it is arranged by Robert Sells owner of the Cool Breeze Campground. Tip jar is to help offset the costs for the band and a donation to the band. Included in rally fee.

Tuesday is a Ladies Tea located about 20 miles and 30 minutes from the campground. Not included in rally fee.

Blue Ridge Music Center is about 6 miles and 15 minutes from the campground. Opening ceremony and Entertainment by Wayne Henderson and friends. Included in rally fee. You do not need chairs.

Caravan to Hillsville for “Allen Tragedy” and Country lunch (provided by Carter ladies) at the Historic Carter Mansion. About 20 miles and 30 minutes from the campground. Included in rally fee.

Caravan to Wayne Henderson’s workshop and Museum. about 45 miles and 1hour 15 minutes from the campground. Very special you do not want to miss this. Included in rally fee.

Walking tour of Galax last about 1 hour and is very nice with time for shopping and lunch after the tour. about 7 miles and 15 minutes from the campground. Included in rally fee.

Caravan to Crossroads for Dinner and Closing ceremony about 12 miles and 25 minutes from the campground. Included in rally fee.

Parking at the convention is $6-8 dollars per night and entrance to the convention at Felts park is $6-12 dollars per night and neither is included in your rally fee.