COPA Fall Charleston Fly-In
November 15, 16, and 17, 2013
Charleston, South Carolina
Come visit Historic Charleston, tour the USS Yorktown and socialize and dine with COPA friends on a beautiful fall weekend.
You will arrive at Charleston Executive Airport (KJZI) on Friday afternoon November 15. You will attend a US Coast Guard Air Sea Rescue Seminar starting 3:00 PM at the airport before being transported to the hotel.
Your hotel is the Charleston Marriott Renaissance. To get the special COPA rate call 1-800-468-3571 or 843-534-0300 and indicate you are part of the COPA group. This special rate of $189.00 per night plus tax, two night minimum, will only be available for a short time so make your hotel reservation now.
Charleston is known for its unique history, beauty, great food, and southern charm. Friday evening you will join fellow COPA members for cocktails and dinner at your hotel.
Saturday is a day to explore beautiful Charleston and you will have several options. A guided tour leaving right from the hotel will treat you to the sites and history of this city rated in the top 10 destinations in the US. The cost of the tour is $23. Of course you are free to tour and shop on your own since your hotel is in the heart of the historical district. After lunch on your own, a list of the outstanding additional choices will be provided.
After lunch, optional transportation will be provided to Patriot Point, for a guided tour of the USS Yorktown as well as the other attractions. The cost of transportation to and from is $18 and admission is an additional $18. In addition there are other tours including a boat trip to Fort Sumter, where the Civil War began, that can be booked at your hotel.
Saturday evening’s cocktails and dinner will be at one of Charleston’s fine restaurants, High Cotton, with very special Southern gourmet entree choices and menu. Our after dinner speaker is retired Admiral Bob Besal, former skipper of the aircraft carrier USS America, former Naval Aviator and active GA pilot, with a very interesting story for you to hear.
Sunday, hotel check out time is noon and transportation will be scheduled back to Charleston Executive.
Register now and be sure to make your hotel reservation early to get the special COPA rate for this fabulous, first class COPA Charleston fly-in.
Please register early so your COPA South Eastern Region Event Team can be sure to have transportation and all of the program elements organized to make your stay in Charleston perfect.