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Re:2017 NW Starfest M&G - July 13-16 - Albany, OR
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2017 NW Starfest M&G - July 13-16 - Albany, OR 1 Month, 3 Weeks ago  
Starting a new official thread that will hopefully get stickied!

What: 2 days of great riding in the beautiful State of Oregon! This is a Roadstar Clinic meet but any and all bikes welcome (HD's try to keep up and bring a drip mat!) Kidding!

Where: Albany, Oregon @ MikeyC's work place, 1650 Waverly Dr. SE

When: July 13th to 16th, 2017.

Rides: Expect 2 rides, about 100-150 miles on Friday and a 2nd ride on Saturday of up to 250 miles.

Accomodations: There will be 2 RV's with bed space available on a First come first serve basis. We have a single bunk left in Mikes trailer and a queen bunk in Jaybo's. PM them for more info.

Hotels

Holiday Inn Express & Suites $156/night rated 4.5 stars **Highest rated**
105 Opal Ct, Albany, OR, 97321 United States, 866-538-6252

Best Western Plus Prairie Inn $145/night rated 4.1 stars
1100 Price Road SE, Albany, OR, 97322 United States, 866-925-4159

Phoenix Inn Suites - $116/night rated 4.2 stars
3410 Spicer Dr SE, Albany, OR, 97322 United States, 866-573-4235

Super 8 Albany $69/night rated 3.3 stars. **Best Value**
315 Airport Rd SE, Albany, OR, 97322 United States, 866-538-1314

Rodeway Inn $71/night rated 3.2 stars.
1212 Price Rd Se, Albany, OR, 97322 United States, 866-767-0278

Motel 6 Albany $72/night rated 3.1 stars
2735 Pacific Blvd Se Albany, OR 97321 541-926-4233

Budget Inn - $70/Night rated 1.6 stars. No. Just No. Poorly rated nasty managers.

Valu-Inn - $59/night Even worse than Budget Inn. Car prowls, prostitutes, dirty, stained. NO!

Meals: We hope to have a BBQ at least one night, possible breakfast camp style before our ride. Lunches will be on the road TBD.

Who: This is our current list and will be updated as needed.

Confirmed attendees

1. Jaybo
2. MikeyC
3. Shores
4. Bullstang360
5. OrygunZ -
6. Edge51
7. Curmudgeon666 and wife (coming from Florida!!)
8. NWRodie
9. Hendog
10. Silkentek +1
11. <-- YOUR name here!!

Tentative attendees

1. Tykes_Place
2. 75Kona
3.
 
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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 3 Weeks ago  
The wife is getting psyched looking forward to the trip and renting an Indian Chief. She is hoping the ride will be better than the Roadglide we rented in Monterey for the ride down the coast highway. Sore butt.

 
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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 3 Weeks ago  
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The wife is getting psyched looking forward to the trip and renting an Indian Chief. She is hoping the ride will be better than the Roadglide we rented in Monterey for the ride down the coast highway. Sore butt.



I'll bet several others would be interested in your opinion on the Indian.
 
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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 3 Weeks ago  
Hi MikeyC.....I don't remember if you posted info on reasonable priced motels close by or not. If you did, I missed it...would you mind refreshing the list?
thanks
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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 3 Weeks ago  
Edge51 wrote:
Hi MikeyC.....I don't remember if you posted info on reasonable priced motels close by or not. If you did, I missed it...would you mind refreshing the list?
thanks
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You can go to hotels.com and search for Albany, Oregon. Avoid budget inn and Valu-inn. Super 8 is good and I think around $60. Corvallis is a ways away but comes up in that search. I'll add in the best ones for budget mid and hoity-toity class to the post up top when I get some free time to research and read the reviews and what not
 
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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 3 Weeks ago  
Jaybo wrote:
Edge51 wrote:
Hi MikeyC.....I don't remember if you posted info on reasonable priced motels close by or not. If you did, I missed it...would you mind refreshing the list?
thanks
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You can go to hotels.com and search for Albany, Oregon. Avoid budget inn and Valu-inn. Super 8 is good and I think around $60. Corvallis is a ways away but comes up in that search. I'll add in the best ones for budget mid and hoity-toity class to the post up top when I get some free time to research and read the reviews and what not


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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 3 Weeks ago  
Edge51 wrote:
Hi MikeyC.....I don't remember if you posted info on reasonable priced motels close by or not. If you did, I missed it...would you mind refreshing the list?
thanks
Edge


Hey Edge,
When I would come home for a visit I always stayed at the motel 6, the super 8 is also a decent place, I think Jay listed the two to really avoid. There are several really nice places here in town also and the rates are not out of site.
Looking forward to seeing you my friend.
 
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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 3 Weeks ago  
I'm looking forward to seeing you too....Always a good ride down with you folks.....
 
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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
MikeyC wrote:
Edge51 wrote:
Hi MikeyC.....I don't remember if you posted info on reasonable priced motels close by or not. If you did, I missed it...would you mind refreshing the list?
thanks
Edge


Hey Edge,
When I would come home for a visit I always stayed at the motel 6, the super 8 is also a decent place, I think Jay listed the two to really avoid. There are several really nice places here in town also and the rates are not out of site.
Looking forward to seeing you my friend.



booked in Motel 6 Thurs to Sunday am..: think I"m gonna break up the trip down and stay in Moreton on Wed. night...a little Mex & cerveza pour for four..... .
 
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Re:2017 NW Starfest Meet and Greet -*official thread* 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
Edge51 wrote:
MikeyC wrote:
Edge51 wrote:
Hi MikeyC.....I don't remember if you posted info on reasonable priced motels close by or not. If you did, I missed it...would you mind refreshing the list?
thanks
Edge


Hey Edge,
When I would come home for a visit I always stayed at the motel 6, the super 8 is also a decent place, I think Jay listed the two to really avoid. There are several really nice places here in town also and the rates are not out of site.
Looking forward to seeing you my friend.



booked in Motel 6 Thurs to Sunday am..: think I"m gonna break up the trip down and stay in Moreton on Wed. night...a little Mex & cerveza pour for four..... .


Edgil, you are welcome to stay at my place vs Morton. Then we can ride down together. Por favor!
 
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