Re: Minnesota Messabout at Lake Pepin
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Bill Paxton" <bill@p...> wrote:
> It's a new year and time to start planning which messabouts you'll
> attend in 2005. I hope you'll consider the Minnesota Messabout at
> Lake Pepin. It's happening June 3-5. The format and venue have
> been upgraded to make this more of a regional event.Looks like a great place. SHMBO said no way Jose she due to present
> You can find complete information at
> Hope to see you there.
a new cre member later that month, and her birthday is the 5th.
Maybe next year I can bring my Vacationer.
- Never mind that we're getting 6" of snow today. It can't keep it up
forever! By June 3-5, it'll be warm, sunny and the sailing will be
If you live within driving distance of Southern Minnesota, I want to
personally invite you to the Minnesota Messabout at Lake Pepin. So
far I've heard from people in six states who are coming, and this
event is shaping up to be one of the largest gatherings of homebuilt
boats in the upper Midwest.
For complete details, check out the event website at
Apple Valley, MN
- It's only a month away!
I've heard from several builders who are working feverishly to
complete their boats by June 3. We should see several brand spankin'
new boats at the Minnesota Messabout at Lake Pepin.
The messabout got some nice publicity from both Messing About In Boats
and WoodenBoat magazines which created additional interest. By the
way, if you're a reader of MAIB this is your chance to meet one of the
magazine's most prolific writers - Mississippi Bob.
There are still some campsites available, so contact me soon if you
Any last minute notices will be posted on the event website at