36th Annual Winter Fest R&R All Veterans Reunion
January 13-16, 2022
January 13, 2022
All Veterans are welcome at the 36th Annual Winter Fest R&R All Veterans reunion taking place in New Glarus. This is the First Veterans Reunion of the year in the nation.
At 7:00 p.m., on Thursday, January 13th, the early birds will gather at Sportsman’s Bar, 506 1st Street.
On Friday, January 14th, at 2:00 p.m., Veterans will be welcome at the Hospitality Suite on the 2nd Floor at the Chalet Landhaus Inn, 801 State Road 69. The Yodel Club will begin entertaining at 6:30 p.m., and the line-up for the parade is at 7:00 p.m., on Railroad Street at 6th Avenue. The Invaders will be playing at Kleeman’s Bar and Grill, 116 5th Avenue, from 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
On Saturday, January 15, 2022, from 8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m., an Americal meeting will be held in the 2nd Floor Conference Room at the Chalet Landhaus Inn. The Winter Fest Auction takes place in the Hospitality Room at Chalet Landhaus from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The Poker Run starts at Kleeman’s Bar and Grill at 10:00 a.m., and returns at 4:00 p.m. The Annual group photo of all Veterans, weather permitting, will be taken on the Swiss Church hill at 2:30 p.m., SHARP. If there is too much snow, the photo will take place at Sportsman’s. Seating for dinner will take place from 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., and then the buffet banquet at the New Glarus Hotel, 100 6th Avenue, begins at 5:30 p.m. Immediately following dinner, the program and dance will take place. Live music will be provided by Time Machine. Starting at Midnight, Big John and the Family Band (last performance) will play around the fireplace at the Chalet Landhaus Inn.
Breakfast on Sunday, January 16th, will be at the Chalet Landhaus Inn, from 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Anyone sticking around on Sunday will be able to gather for lunch at Noon and to watch football at a location to be determined.
For additional information, parade entries or vendor information, please call Ron Lewis at (608) 712-4532 or email Bill Hustad at firstname.lastname@example.org or write to Winter Fest, PO Box 14, New Glarus, WI 53574-0014, or visit http://www.wivietnamvets.org.