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2017 Grand National Rally - Welcome to Fabulous Winnebago Register Now!

July 17 - July 22, 2017

The Grand National Rally is an annual gathering and celebration of Winnebago Industries RVs, which draws up to 1,400 units. Attendees must be WIT Club members and arrive in a Winnebago Industries product to register for the event. 

The 2017 GNR - "Welcome to Fabulous Winnebago" - will take place Monday, July 17 - Saturday, July 22 in Forest City, IA. Pre-rally activities and pre-rally parking will be available.

The rally consists of:

  • Seminars (ranging from current products, to vendor products, to RV lifestyle information)
  • Vendor exhibits in a large air-conditioned facility
  • Pre-rally tours
  • Craft and hobby classes
  • Youth program
  • Games
  • Row decorating competition and Row Party Night
  • Craft and merchant row items for purchase
  • Winnebago product display
  • Winnebago Outdoor Adventures tent
  • Winnebago Outdoor Store in the Winnebago Visitors Center
  • Women on Wheels program
  • Factory tours and special building tours
  • Opportunity for service work at the Winnebago Customer Service facility
  • Dining facilities on the grounds
  • Entertainment throughout the week - during the day in our entertainment tent and top professional acts at a 3,000-seat amphitheater in the evenings

and so much more!

We offer both 30-amp and 50-amp electrical hookups, water available on the grounds, and honey wagon service during GNR. 

State/Province and special interest group parking assignments will be determined after the registration period.  If you are parking in a state/province or special interest group row, please come prepared to park in a 30-amp or 50-amp site.

Forest City's annual Puckerbrush Days celebration will take place July 13-16, 2017. 

2017 Grand National Rally - Welcome to Fabulous Winnebago
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GNR Pricing

Register

30 Amp Sections$235.00*

50 Amp Sections$235.00*

Section C-50$375.00*

Dry Camping$150.00*

*Note: Deduct $35 from fee if postmarked by April 7, 2017. Add $35 to fee if postmarked after June 30, 2017.

Winnebago Rally Grounds
Forest City, Iowa 50436

Entrance to event grounds located at Heritage Park, 1811 Sage Court, just off County Road B14.

GPS Coordinates: 43.241849, -93.63405

Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellation requests received by Monday, June 19, 2017 will be subject to a $50 fee.
  • Cancellation requests received June 20, 2017 or after are non-refundable. Requests received after the deadline will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Refunds are not a guarantee. Funds will be reimbursed via credit card.
  • Cancellation requests must be received by e-mail gnr@winnebagoind.com (preferred), fax 641-585-6703, or by letter in order to be processed. The effective date of cancellation is determined when this communication is received. A telephone call is not sufficient in processing a cancellation.
  • Please allow 4-6 weeks after receipt of cancellation for refund payment.
Parking Area Descriptions
30 AMP
MERCHANTS ROW - An area set aside for WIT Club members, staying in coaches from which they sell only COMMERCIALLY PRODUCED articles. Sales are subject to Iowa Sales Tax. Contact Heidi Fedders, WIT Club Coordinator, 641-585-6874, for registration and more information on Merchants Row. Add $10 to Registration Cost (25’ x 40’). Merchants Row parking is based on seniority.
CRAFTS ROW - An area set aside for WIT Club members, staying in their coaches from which they sell only HAND CRAFTED articles. Sales are subject to Iowa Sales Tax. Contact Heidi Fedders, WIT Club Coordinator, 641-585-6874, for registration and more information on Crafts Row. Add $10 to Registration Cost (25’ x 40’). Crafts Row parking is based on seniority.
LOWER D - Large sites/30 amp. Limited # available.
ACCESSIBILITY PARKING - Extended to members who have physical disabililties preventing their participation in activities unless parked in the accessibility area.
50 AMP
SECTION E - Large sites. Limited # available. Open to all members in 36'+ RVs.
SECTION C-50 - Large sites, car parking next to coach. Limited # available (70’ x ‘35).
Dry Camping
(NON-ELECTRIC AREA) Generators may run from 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Special Interest & State/Province Row
MILWIT CLUB - Open to members of the MILWIT Club who are active or retired military and their spouses.
WIT SINGLES CLUB - Open to singles.
WIT LEO CLUB - Open to members of WIT LEO, past and present law enforcement officers.
NO-TOW-BAGOS CLUB - Owners of Rialtas, LeSharos/Phasars or '02-'04 Vistas/Sunstars.
WIT 365 CLUB - Open to members of the 365 Club, members living in their unit at least six months out of the year.
WIT RADIO CLUB - Open to members of WIT Club Amateur Radio.
PRESIDENTS CLUB - Open to WIT Presidents Club members.
WIT RODs CLUB - Open to members of WIT RODs Club.
CLASSIC WINNEBAGO CLUB - Open to RVs at least 20 years old.
STATE/PROVINCE ROW - All state/province rows open to all members in 40' or less RVs. If larger, please ask for details.
COMPACT COACH - Open to Era, Navion, View, Reyo, Via, Travato, Trend and Viva product owners.
Winnie Bs - Open to Winnebago Touring Coach product owners.
TOWABLE - Open to SunnyBrook or Winnebago brand towable product owners.
WIT RIDERS - Open to members of WIT Riders motorcycle club.
HANDICAP CLUB - Open to members of the Handicap Club. Club members will be given first priority in the accessibility parking area.

No car parking next to unit except in accessibility parking area & Section C-50. Special Parking Permit to be displayed in vehicle at all times.

Please notify Heidi for special needs consideration: Must have proof of disability, e.g. photocopy of parking permit.

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Contact Information

WIT Club
1045 S 4th Street, PO Box 268
Forest City, IA 50436

Phone 800.643.4892, Ext.1
gnr@winnebagoind.com
www.witclub.com

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