Special 2016 50th Anniversary Redcatcher Reunion update.
are going fast, 2 hotels are already booked for the week of our
50th Anniversary Reunion in Columbus GA/
The primary location for the 199th 2016 50th Anniversary Reunion
June 6 thru 9, 2016 is the:
Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Columbus GA
5351 Sidney Simons Blvd, Columbus GA
This is where most of the reunion activities will take place such as the Hospitality Room
which will be open daily from around 9 am till 11 pm, refreshments will be served throughout the day in the hospitality room
(no host bar) along with snacks ect. Other activities and events along with their location will be posted as they become confirmed.
We are working with the active 199th Infantry Brigade to schedule some on base activities during the week but it
is too early for them to commit to a schedule. We will keep you posted. The banquet is scheduled for Thursday evening June
9, 2016 and will be held at the National Infantry Museum, time and menu will be posted soon as confirmed.
The block of rooms that were set aside for us at the $83.00 per night rate has been sold out at the Double Tree Hotel.
We also reserved a block of rooms at the same rate at the:
Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus GA
Road Columbus GA 31904
Unfortunately due to the amazing response from all the Redcatchers out
there planning to attend this reunion the Fairfield Inn has also sold out of rooms that were set aside for us.
Plan 3 is now in effect, rooms are now available at the same rate at the:
The Hampton Inn
7390 Bear Lane,
Columbus GA 31909
Call 706-256-2222 and ask for the Redcatcher Block of rooms to receive the special rate.
Sorry for all the confusion but the response has been overwhelming, and that is a good thing.
Remember you can
check throughout the upcoming months for cancellations at any of these hotels and you may find rooms available.
Also rooms at these hotels were available at the special rates between June 4 and 11 for those wanting to come in early
or stay a day or two later.