THE INTERNATIONAL KING MIDGET CAR CLUB -
THIS YEAR, WE ARE CELEBRATING
OUR 30TH JAMBOREE!!
Please join us in Mankato, Mn
2020 King Midget Jamboree Mankato, MN (Hosted by Mark Miller) August 6-9, 2020
Things on the agenda so far (as of 12/28/19):
Thursday, the 6th – Drive about 25 miles (2 driving routes offered) to Lesueur, MN to tour the Cambria manufacturing plant, a family owned business that manufactures natural quartz surfaces.
Afternoon open for visiting historic sites, if desired. Dinner is on your own.
Ice cream Social at the hotel with home-made ice cream on Thursday Evening.
Friday, the 7th – Morning activities are still TBD.
Optional visit to a local manufacturing facility in the afternoon.
Late afternoon, the KM’s will be featured at a “roll in” at a local family activities facility.
Dinner will be available on site, on your own.
Saturday, the 8th – In the morning, we will visit Minneopa State Park to view a double waterfall and ride a bus through a prairie where wild bison live and roam.
Afternoon will feature some down time vs. optional touring of Mankato on your own.
Saturday evening will feature the traditional banquet, (site TBD).
On your own - Day trips to the Mall of America, and hopping the light rail to downtown Minneapolis.
Also, possibly during our time there, the city is planning a “Rib Fest”, so Mark is working with the city to see what he can work out for us.
Americinn, located at 240 Stadium Road, Mankato, MN. 56001.
(507-345-8011, reference King Midget Jamboree when making reservations)
Note: They are holding 50 of their 79 rooms for us. Make reservations before July 5. Reservations are for Wed, Aug 5th with check out on Sunday, Aug 9th. Cost per night - $99.99 + local taxes and fees. Continental breakfast is included. Pool, hot tub. Ample parking on site, but additional parking is available across the street at Minnesota State University. There are good areas for outdoor socializing, as we tend to do. Located within walking distance from restaurants, gas stations, etc.
Mark is soliciting “Corporate Sponsors” for “guest welcoming items” because this Jam is our 30th Jam and it’s our first time in Minnesota!
He has so far received some commitments at these levels:
King Level - $500+
Midget Level - $250-$499
Midget Motor Level – Below $249
Previous years Jamboree locations and photos:
1991 -Westport, Indiana
1992 - Athens, Ohio
1993 -Athens, Ohio
1994 - Kettering, Ohio
1995 - Alliance, Ohio
1996 - Athens, Ohio
1997 - Manitowoc, Wisconsin
1998 - Richmond, Indiana
1999 - Athens, Ohio
2000 - Westport, Indiana
2001 - Mansfield, Ohio
2002 - St Charles, Missouri
2003 - Springfield, Ohio
2004 - Bristol, Tennessee
2005 - Norwalk, Ohio
2006 - Athens, Ohio
2007 - Holland Michigan
2008 - Coshocton, Ohio
2009 - Concord, North Carolina
2010 - Delavan, Wisconsin
2011 - Oklahoma City, OKlahoma
2012 - Hermitage, PA
2013 - DeMoines, IA
2014 - Teays Valley, WV
2015 - Warsaw, IN
2016 - Athens, OH
2017 - Old Saybrook, CT
2018 - Winterset, Iowa
2019 - Marysville, OH
For photographs of some our previous Jamborees, please click the link for the year above. If you have photos you would like to share, please contact Roxanne Hicklin at firstname.lastname@example.org