95th ARBA Convention

October 27th-31st, 2018  |  Springfield, MA




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95th ARBA Convention
October 27th-31st, 2018
Entry Deadline:
October 8th, 2018, 11:59 PM (Pacific Daylight Time)
Changes Deadline
October 15th, 2018, 8:00 PM (Pacific Daylight Time)

General Chairperson: 
Randy Gebelein | randygeb@verizon.net
Assistant Chairperson:
 Sharon Gebelien | sasartori@aol.com
Show Superintendent: Scott Stockwell & Pat Schmidt
Youth Co-Superintendent: Jeff Brown & Piper Smith
General & Open Show Secretary: Chris Mageles
Youth Co-Show Secretaries: Danielle Holden & Kim Botelho
Registar: Grace Toy

Convention Location:
Eastern States Expostion
1305 Memorial Avenue
West Springfield, MA 01089
Ph #: (413) 737-2443
Fax #: (4013) 787-0127
Email: info@TheBigE.com
Website: https://www.easternstatesexposition.com/events/2018/arba

If you are attnending a show/event at the Eastern States Exposition (The Big E or non-Fair event), use
875 Memorial Avenue, West Springfield, MA, as your destination address to enter Gate #9. 
Click here for directions on Google Maps! 

Show Buildling Locations:
Mallary East & West, Young Building & Coliseum 

Greater Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau (Springfiled, MA): 




HLRSC Annual Convention 

Awards Banquet

October 30th  |  Springfield, MA

You are cordially invited to join friends and fellow Holland Lop breeders from around the country and abroad in the
celebration of our breed's top ARBA Convention accomplishments at the HLRSC Annual Convention Awards Banquet. The
evening will begin with cocktails and socializing followed by dinner, award presentations, and beautiful auction donations
that help to support the HLRSC.  Make sure to reserve your tickets for this special event! 


LaQuinta Hotel | Mount Tom Ballroom
100 Congress Street
Springfield, MA 01104
Phone: (413) 781-0900
Click here for directions! 

Date: Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
Banquet Tickets Deadline: Monday, October 10th, 2018
***Important Note: Tickets are available for pre-sale only – they will NOT be sold at Convention.***

Cocktails Served @ 5:00 pm
Dinner/Buffet Served @ 6:00 pm

Banquet Tickets/Pricing:

Adults - $38 (ages 10 and older)
Children - $19.00 (ages 5 - 9)
Free - Children under age of 4


Chef Manned Carving Station
Roast Pork Loin w/Apple & Fennel
Hickory Smoked Baked Ham w/Pineapple Sauce

Potato Station
Garlic Mashed Potatoes & Sweet Potato Wedges
Sides of Butter, Bacton, Shredded Cheese, Broccoli, Pork Gravy

Pasta Station
Fettuccini, Shells, Cavatappi
Marinara, Alfredo and Pork Bolognese

Roasted Root Veggies & Green Beans

Ceasar Salad & Grape Salad Almondine

Dinner Rolls & Whole Grain Mustard

Desserts (Limit of 2 per person)
Freshly Baked Cookies, Fudge Brownines & Mixed Berry Parfait

Coffee, Tea, Diet Coke, Coke, Sprite, and Water.
Hotel Cash Bar is Available.

Purchasing Tickets:
2018 HLRSC Convention Banquet tickets are available for purchase via PayPal (below) or by mailing your reservation
& check (made payable to HLRSC) to:

Debbie Vigue
680 Hallowell Litchfield Road
West Gardiner, ME 04345

Debbie Vigue
Email: Debvbbf@aol.com
Phone: (207) 724-3296

Convention Awards Banquet - Adult Ticket $40.00
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Convention Awards Banquet - Child Ticket (under 10 yrs) $28.00
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