Welcome Mini Rex Breeders to Sunny California for the 2016 ARBA National Convention and Show!
District 2 is proud to host this year’s 93rd ARBA Convention and Show! We are looking forward to seeing all of our mini rex family and friends that will be making both the short and long haul to be with us in Del Mar, CA, October 9-12, 2016. I will be serving as the Breed Chairperson and Donald Barger will be serving as Co-Breed Chairperson. We will serve as your main contacts should you have any questions and/or need assistance both before and during convention. Here are our e-mail addresses for your convenience:
The following is basic convention information that you will find helpful as you plan your mini rex activities. Del Mar is a beautiful and high demand area for tourism and business meetings, so please excuse the higher costs for hotel and banquet activities. I know it doesn’t seem apparent, but these were the best price/location options we could find.
ARBA Convention Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds and Race Track – 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd. – Del Mar, CA 92014 Please obtain facility information details off the 2016 ARBA Convention Website.
Banquet Information: Hilton Inn – 15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd. - Del Mar, California, 92014-1901 (Across from fairgrounds) Menu:Italian Buffet – Price is $42 per person all inclusive -Caesar Salad -Garlic Bread or Breadsticks -Pasta -Chicken (breaded or grilled strips) -Meatballs -Marinara Sauce -Grilled Vegetables -Alfredo Sauce -Coffee and dessert will be included
Reservations and payments must be made by 09/30/16:
Host Hotel:Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar – 3525 Valley Centre Dr – San Diego, CA 92130 These are all one-bedroom suites with a pull out Sofa Bed which sleeps 4 people. Other hotel features: - Free High Speed Internet - Free Breakfast - Fitness Center There is an on-site parking fee of $12 daily. Please reserve through Central Reservations: 877-469-7418 – To receive the discounted rate of $154.00/night, you must request National Mini Rex Rabbit Club room block. Rate is only available October 7-12, 2016 and must be booked by September 9, 2016.