Bronco SuperCelebration 8
April 16-18, 2015

itinerary | maps | lodging

The festivities are open to all Broncos...all years, all levels of restoration/modification.

Weekend Package - $40
Includes Bronco Parking on the Show Field, Family and Friends to Friday night Dinner,
Entry in the Show -N Shine, Event T-shirt and 6 Raffle Tickets.

Standard Package - $20
Includes Bronco Parking on the Show Field, Family and Friends to Friday night Dinner,
3 Raffle Tickets.
(Does Not include T-shirt or Show-n-Shine entry)

Spectators and guests - FREE!
There is no charge to view the trucks on display, play the kid's games,
participate in tech sessions, go on drives, and talk to vendors/friends.


Itinerary (subject to change due to weather, numbers of people, etc.):

Welcome to Tennessee!
The Great Smoky Mountains area has plenty of activities for the whole family. You are more than welcome to venture out on your own and explore, shop, hike, horseback ride, sight see, or just sit and relax in the fresh mountain air. Bronco Driver and our staff have organized events over the next couple days that can help you enjoy the area and have fun with your Bronco. If you wish to find a seat to ride on a Daily Bronco Cruise - ask at our information table. If you get lost or have a vehicle malfunction (never in a Bronco) please call our hotline 865-690-0522. Maps of the area are available at our information desk.
All we ask is that you enjoy yourself, have fun, meet new fellow Bronco friends, and stay safe!
Host Hotel: Tally Ho Inn (all events will begin or take place from the Tally Ho.)

CHECK OUT THE 2015 EVENT SCHEDULE -

APRIL 16 - Thursday
2:30 p.m - Group Drive #1: Destination Drive The lost Historical City of Elkmont
4 p.m-? Registration and Vendors open - Registration open
8:30 p.m. Open Night Bon-Fire

APRIL 17 - Friday
9 a.m.-5 p.m.: Registration - Swap-Meet and Vendor's Alley Open
9:30 a.m.: Group Drive #2: The Backroads Parson's Branch
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND
With the fun and reviews of the last couple years we are doing this drive again! This drive leaves the Talley Ho traveling laurel Branch to Cades Cove loop.Half way around Cades Cove we will jump onto Parson Branch Road. (This is a narrow 9 mile one lane dirt road that will not damage any Vehicles but has dust, dirt and water Crossings). This comes out on the famous US 129 Dragon. Down the dragon for 11 miles and across foothills parkway back to the Tally Ho. (Estimated time 3 1/2 Hours - 45 miles) (more info about the Dragon:www.tailofthedragon.com)
10:30 a.m.: Group Drive #3: Top of the World11 a.m.-2:00 p.m.: Lunch is Served
Food Vendors will be on hand for lunch and other goodies
2:30 p.m.: Group Drive #4: Tour of Townsend
Never more than a few miles from The Tally Ho - This is one drive you will talk about forever :-) A stop along the way at the New Cades Cove Winery for a tour and tasting.
(Estimated time 1 1/2 hours - 20 miles)
5 p.m.: Open Tech - Meet the technical writers and see some Bronco fix-it demonstrations. Ask the tech team Questions!
6:00 p.m.: Eat and Greet
Free Southern Meal Provided by Bronco Driver Magazine to all those registered Broncos and their Families. This year Townsend IGA will be cooking up Southern Pork Chops and all the southern favorite sides.
8:30 p.m.: Bon-Fire
Evening Options:
Outdoor Movie Night presented by Bronco Rehab. Classic Car movies projected in the show field.
The area offers plenty to see and do for ever adventurer:
Take a cruise to enjoy the ever popular Pigeon Forge only 15 minutes away. It;s Rod Run weekend so wee 1,000's of classic cars, cruise the parkway in front of over 100,000 on lookers. Be prepared for traffic in Pigeon Forge.
Or just bring your lawn chair and enjoy the peaceful evening air of the great Smoky Mountains. Sit around and talk Ford at the Tally Ho, break out your guitar, and relax with conversation centered around only Ford Broncos!

APRIL 18 - Saturday
(All Broncos must be registered to park in the show field. Must be parked by 2:30 to qualify for judging)
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.: Registration is Open
Spectators are welcome FREE!
9 a.m. - 5 p.m Bring your used items to swap. We will have a designated area set up to sell your products or you can set them by your truck. Many Bronco vendors will be in attendance to sell products.
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch is Served
Local Food Service providers will be on hand for lunch and other goodies.
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.: BroncOlympics
for the Kids and Adults
12 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.: Bronco Show-N-Shine
3:30 p.m.: Show-N-Shine Awards followed by Product Raffle
Additional raffle tickets are $2 each (3 for $5) and can be entered into to win great Bronco products.
4:30.: Group Drive #5: Cades Cove
Our annual trip back into time as we parade the Broncos through Cades Cove. Explore the passion this trip arround the historical settlement of years gone by. See all kinds of wildlife including the possibilities of bears.
(Estimated time 2 hours - 25 miles) Enjoy one of the local area restaurants - many offer discounts to Bronco show attendees.
8p.m.: Bon-VoyAge Bronco Bon Fire

Raffle products supplied by many vendors!


TRAVEL INFO (to Townsend Tennessee):

Click here for Tally Ho Inn's directions (the location of the show)

Click here for MapQuest directions


AREA LODGING INFO:

These hotels are offering discounts to Bronco owners to so be sure to ask for the Bronco Driver Magazine discount!

Tally Ho Inn
800-448-2465
www.talleyhoinn.com

Townsend Gateway Motel and Cottages
865-238-0123
www.townsendgatewayinn.com

Scenic Motel
865-448-0402
Google Info

River Breeze Motel
865-448-2389
www.headricksriverbreeze.com

Highland Manor
865-448-2211
http://www.highlandmanor.com

Econo Lodge
865-448-9000
http://www.econolodgetownsend.com

Campgrounds:

Big Meadow Family Campground
(865) 448-0625
www.bigmeadowcampground.com

Townsend Great Smokies KOA
(865) 448-2241
www.townsendgreatsmokies.com

Lazy Daze Campground
(865) 448-6061
www.lazydazecampground.com

Other options:

Sunset Farm Cabins
68 Vacation Drive, Whittier, North Carolina 28789
1-828-497-2200 or 1-800-408-4889

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Thank you for joining us in 2014 and see you in 2015!

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