2019 - National Convention - "Gathering of Coupes"

There's a $5 discount for registering by June 1st, 2019 and an additional $5 for EOC members.

Registration ends on June 15th.  This is a non-refundable event.

Questions about this year's convention should go to Jack Arthur: (515)778-8833.

Hotel Information-

If you have any trouble with registering for a room, please call Jack Arthur at (515)778-8833

Cobblestone Hotel and Suites Knoxville 1212 Eric Drive, Knoxville Iowa 50138 (641) 828-6100

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THEY ONLY HAVE 36 ROOMS CALL AS SOON AS YOU CAN.  Rooms run from $104-$109 plus tax

The hotel is only holding rooms until MAY 31.

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Event Properties

Event Date 2019-06-27
Event End Date 2019-06-30
Registration Start Date 2019-01-15
Registered 71
Cut off date 2019-06-21
Individual Price $35.00
Location KOXV - Knoxville, IA


All Day, Thursday, June 27th


events will be scheduled for all who arrive

9am, Friday, June 28th

Blakesburg Museum Flyout

There will be a mandatory briefing, followed by wheels up around 10AM. Lunch will be served at the Museum. Bus transportation will be provided for those not flying.

2pm-7pm, Friday, June 28th

Food Truck Arrival

Dinner at KOXV. Or, you can eat in town and catch a ride to the airport later.

5PM, Friday, June 28th

Life Member Dinner

There will be a life member dinner 5PM Friday night before the Hangar Dance. Location is TBD.

7pm - ???, Friday, June 28th

Hangar Dance!

Music provided by the Red Dirt Renegade band! Beer and Wine served by the Peace Tree Brewery

7am - 11am, Saturday, June 29th

Flight Breakfast, Plane weighing

Flight Breakfast provided by EOC National, Public Welcome! Plane weighing! - EOC MEMBERS ONLY. $50 if you want a log book entry, free otherwise.

10am, Saturday, June 29th

Maintenance Seminar

The ever-popular discussion about anything Ercoupe maintenance.

1pm, Saturday, June 29th

Annual Board Meeting

Open to all members. Come meet the new Executive Director, Gene Bunt.

5:30pm, Saturday, June 29th

Early Banquet Arrivals

Early birds!

6 pm, Saturday, June 29th

Annual Banquet

Our annual Banquet, Awards, and Auction at the Knoxville National Guard Armory hosted by Hy Vee

6am, Sunday, June 30th

Breakfast and departures

Donuts, Coffee, and Juice for those departing. Departures.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event