Convention news 2017



2017 Wave Crest Convention Agenda


Dates: 6:00 p.m. Friday, August 25, 2017 through 10:00 a.m. Sunday, August 27, 2017


Hotel Information: Dearborn Inn, Dearborn, MI. In 1931, automaker Henry Ford opened a stately Dearborn boutique hotel across from Ford Airport to accommodate Detroit-bound travelers. Today, it is still a place of history, tradition and charm, enthralling guests with just what Mr. Ford envisioned.

  • A block of 20 rooms has been set aside for Friday, August 25 as well as Saturday, August 26
  • Hotel overnight room rate: $149.00 plus 14% tax
  • Please identify yourself as part of the Wave Crest Collector’s Club to receive the $149/night rate
  • Contact Hotel at (313) 271-2700 to make reservations
  • The hotel does not provide a shuttle service between the hotel and the airport


Meeting Agenda:

Friday August 25, 2017:

  • Dinner, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.; buffet dinner at Dearborn Inn, Member’s Social, and Auction

Saturday, August 26, 2017: travel by 30 person Executive Coach

  • 8:45 a.m., depart hotel, travel to Edsel and Eleanor Ford house for tour, Gross Point Shores, MI;
  • 11:30 a.m., depart Edsel Ford House for Meadow Brook house tour and lunch, Rochester, MI;
  • Lunch at Meadow Brook, 12:00 p.m. with house tour after lunch
  • 3:00 p.m.; depart Meadow Brook for dinner at Fliedner’s; 3120 Thornville Rd, Metamora, MI
  • 7:00 p.m.; depart Fliedner’s for return to Dearborn Inn

Sunday, August 27, 2017

  • Breakfast, 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.; buffet breakfast at Dearborn Inn