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What do you get when you combine a
GOLD LOOPER REUNION
with a
ROUTE BRIEFING
and a
LOOPER LIFESTYLE SEMINAR?

LOOPER-PALOOZA!
Fort Myers, FL

January 22nd - 24th, 2020

All seminars and meals will be held at The Marina at Edison Ford located in the downtown Fort Myers' Historic River District.

**Registration for Looper-palooza is now closed. To inquire about available spots or to be added to the Wait List, please contact Julie Shea.**



Gold Burgee

Gold Looper Reunion
The evening of January 23rd & afternoon and evening of January 24th


Our Gold Looper Reunion is back in Fort Myers!  Join us for camaraderie, food, and fun!

The Gold Looper Reunion is open only to those who have completed the entire Great Loop Route. The registration fee of $109 per person includes two dinners, attendance at two seminars and participation in a Looper Crawl where you can visit with friends whose boats are at Legacy Harbour Marina (or welcome new members aboard your boat as they Crawl if that's where you will be tied up).

White Burgee

Route Briefing
 
January 24th

Did you miss the Fall Rendezvous?  Fear not! Speakers will repeat sessions from that event, showing the Great Loop route in detail from Fort Myers to Southport, NC.  We'll also include a session on a side trip to the Bahamas.

The Route Briefing is open to anyone, but is geared toward those currently cruising the Great Loop route or those planning to soon cruise the waters we'll be covering.

Registration is $109 per person and includes lunch and a Looper Crawl.

AGLCA Logo
Great Loop Cruising: A Guide to the Looper Lifestyle
The afternoon of January 22nd and all day January 23rd


Our popular "Looper Lifestyle" seminar returns to Fort Myers!

Looper Lifestyle seminars are meant for those new to the idea of the Great Loop or still in the planning stages.  Topics include Finding and Buying your Looping Boat, Cruising as a Couple, Marine Electronics, DIY Maintenance, Anchoring, and more.

Registration is $149 per person includes a reception and lunch, a Looper Crawl, and a one-year AGLCA membership for each person registered.

Click here for the Looper Lifestyle agenda.

 

Looper Crawl
A Looper Crawl will be held at Legacy Harbour Marina as part of Looper-palooza!  If you are coming by boat, please consider opening your vessel for others to tour!  If you're attending any of the three parts of Looper-palooza, get ready to meet some friendly Loopers and see some beautiful boats!  The Looper Crawl is open to all Looper-palooza registrants.

**Legacy Harbour Marina is currently full. Please reach out to them if you would like to be added to the Wait List in the event that slips become available.**
 

 


Statue at Edison Ford Estate
Edison Ford Winter Estates

Join us Friday morning, January 24th for a group tour of the Edison Ford Estates! Cost is $23 per person ~ register for this event on our website when you register for Looper-palooza.

Please note, there will be Route Briefing sessions on Friday morning, so if you are attending the Route Briefing Track, you will not want to register for the estate tour as well.
Aerial View of Marina
Marinas

Two AGLCA sponsor marinas are within walking distance of the Marina at Edison Ford.

The City of Fort Myers Yacht Basin proudly offers a 10% discount on transient dockage and $.05 per gallon fuel discount for all AGLCA members upon request.


Legacy Harbour Marina
offers AGLCA members a 20% discount off of their regular nightly rate.

**Legacy Harbour Marina is currently full. Please reach out to them if you would like to be added to the Wait List in the event that slips become available.**

Living Room Space of Hotel Room
Hotels

AGLCA sponsor Legacy Harbour has a hotel on site at their marina with rates starting at $139 per night and up.

We also have a room block at the Holiday Inn Fort Myers - Downtown Area ( about a mile from the seminar location) at 2431 Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, Florida 33901, with rates starting at $149 per night.  Call the hotel directly at 239-332-3232, and let them know you are attending the America's Great Loop Cruisers' Association event from January 22-25 to get our room block rate.






 

Beneteau
Winter Harbor
Clifton RV & Marina