Get Ready for Some American Hospitality!
The 2017 M.I.Hummel Club International Convention
We’re delighted to announce that the rst truly international M.I. Hummel Club Convention will take place this September in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. For European members, it’s a perfect opportunity to mingle with your fellow M.I. Hummel enthusiasts, and also visit some famous American sights. An exciting 10-day tour is planned. Here’s an overview:
You’ll leave from Frankfurt on Saturday, September 16th on a ight to New York City. Enjoy a panoramic sightseeing tour of Manhattan, from Central Park and Fifth Ave to Chinatown, Little Italy, Wall Street and Ground Zero and a boat trip around New York Harbor.
On to Philadelphia, the birthplace of American independence, with visits to Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Continue to Amish country where immigrants settled, known
for simple living without modern technology. You’ll visit Gettysburg, battle eld of the American Civil War, and arrive in Washington, D.C., the nation’s capital. From Arlington Cemetery where John F. Kennedy is buried to the Lincoln and Je erson Memorials, the White House and the Capitol Building, you’ll take in the sights where American history was and is still being made.
Next, we board a ight to Memphis just in time for the M.I. Hummel Club Convention. We’ll stay at the Peabody Hotel, lled with gracious southern charm – and M.I. Hummel spirit and camaraderie!
Take a stroll outside into the lively heart of downtown Memphis to explore historic Beale Street, famous for Blues, Brews and BBQ. Nearby you’ll discover such attractions as Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley.
During Convention weekend, you’ll be treated to a festive Friday night dinner and lively entertainment. Spend a Saturday jam-packed with learning, sharing, mingling and enjoying. Our Saturday evening gala will be an elegant a air, with dining and dancing into the night.
After four fun- lled days, including a day at leisure to explore the city, we depart on Monday, September 25th for our ight home to Frankfurt. We hope you’ll make plans to join us for this very special experience.