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San Francisco Bay


To the amazing Price-Dawson Family

It's 2018, and you know what that means? Time to reunite! But before we go any further with the details, we would like to acknowledge the 2017 Chicago, Illinois Reunion Committee for hosting an outstanding 45th reunion weekend. You guys rock!

The time is now to start planning for the 46th Price-Dawson Family Reunion, which will be held in the San Francisco Bay Area located in sunny California. The dates for the reunion are August 9-11, 2018. Hotel accommodations are available at The Marina Inn on The San Francisco Bay located at 68 Monarch Bay Drive, San Leandro, Ca 94577. **Be sure to fly into Oakland International Airport (OAL). The hotel has a free shuttle service from the airport as well as free parking on the property.

Rate per night for single occupancy (King): $139 plus hotel tax

Rate per night for double occupancy (Double/Single Queen): $129 plus hotel tax

Note: To guarantee your room at this rate you must make hotel reservations by Friday, June 30, 2018 or contact the hotel directly at (510)895-1311 and mention group name PRICE-DAWSON FAMILY REUNION 2018.

The San Francisco Bay Area has become the most expensive region in the United States. You will be proud to know the San Francisco Bay Area committee has been working hard to get you the best Bay Area experience, but most importantly, best family bonding experience. You have much to look forward to, such as:

San Francisco Bus and Walking Tour (Friday time TBD)
Explore Fisherman's Wharf, see the Golden Gate Bridge, ride down The Crooked Street or walk through the America's Chinatown. Plus many more San Francisco attractions if time permits.

2nd Annual John Dawson Memorial Tournament
This golf tournament is founded by Garrick "Bennie" Lampkin and John Dawson Jr., in honor of our beloved patriarch John Dawson Sr. This event will take place Friday or Saturday morning.

We are fortunate to have lodging directly across the street from San Leandro Monarch Golf Course and Drive Range. If you are interested in participating, please contact Arieh Kendall at (510) 418-3895.

Family Banquet @ Marina Community Center(Friday Night time TBD)

Family BBQ (Saturday time TBD)

Sunday Worship (Time and place TBD)

There will be more updated information coming soon We are eager to kick off our 46th reunion weekend, and we cannot wait to see you all there! If you have any questions or concerns, please email us at pricedawsonsfbay@yahoo.com or call Virginia "Gale" Thomason at 707-648-7264 or Arieh Kendall at 510-418-3895 . Also if you have an email address, please include it on the form or send it to the provided contact address for more reunion updates.

Peace and Love Family, Price-Dawson San Francisco Bay Area Committee

More information will be provided on social media (Price Dawson Facebook page or Price Dawson Family Facebook page)