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Gatherings

The SCAMFest 2012 "Fun to the Mth Degree" RG was held October 26 through 28, 2012:

Photos from the SCAMFest 2012 "Fun to the Mth Degree" RG!

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The SCAM 2010 "Back to the Future" RG was held October 29 through 31, 2010:

Photos from the 2010 Back to the Future RG!

The SCAM 2008 "Back in Business" RG was held October 24 through 26, 2008:

Photos from the 2008 Back in Business RG!

Other Florida RGs

CFM RG: Jan. 17-20, 2020
Cocoa Beach, FL

The Central Florida Mensa Regional Gathering is hitting the beach! Registrations are now open. Because we Central Florida Mensans are heading into Space Coast territory for this RG, we're offering a special discount to Space Coast Area Mensans: this year, SCAM members will receive the same discounted rates usually reserved for CFM members. You can view current rates here: http://cfm.us.mensa.org/open/rg-rate-table/ Discounts will be automatically applied at checkout. Members belonging to SCAM will receive the lowest rates (found in the "CFM Members" section).

Use Coupon Code SHINY When Registering For Up T0 37% OFF Registrations!

Don't miss the best party of 2020! It's winter elsewhere, but in Central Florida, it's all sun 'n' games. Join us for another fantastic Central Florida Mensa Regional Gathering! We'll be reprising our amazing hospitality (ALL lunches and dinners catered by local restaurants, ALL breakfasts held in the hotel's dedicated breakfast restaurant, 24-hour hospitality with wide selection of snacks, drinks, fresh fruits and veggies, and more), stellar speaker tracks (speaker tracks running throughout the RG), tons of tournaments and scheduled games, trivia, etc., and the best company you could ask for -- Mensans! As the RG is being held over the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend, we're holding a four-day RG (yippee!!) starting Friday evening and running through Monday afternoon. All meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) will be provided beginning with Friday dinner and ending with Monday lunch (plus a time-and-date-TBD chocolate party that is totally epic). And this year, our sun 'n' games will be beachfront! At the International Palms Resort in Cocoa Beach, you're literally steps away from the sand between your toes. We can't guarantee beachgoing weather in January, but we can always hope! Room rates are $89 for a room with one king or two double beds, and the rate is the same for single, double, triple, or quadruple occupancy. Room upgrades are available to two-story lofts with kitchenette and sleeper sofa, or third-floor oceanfront suite with private balcony and sleeper sofa. Questions or problems? Email rg.chair@sun-n-games.org, or call/text (407) 590-9362.

 

We will be adding information about other Florida RGs as we research this. If you know about one, please contact us with information about it, and we will happily add it here.

 

Other Southeastern RGs

I (heart) Mensa: Feb. 14-16, 2020
Birmingham, AL: Central Alabama Mensa

Come spend your Valentine's Day doing the things you love -- eating, playing, and socializing. We will be bringing back the legendary Chocolate Off! Great speakers, games, and lots of chocolate. Register before Jan. 1 for only $60; after Jan. 1 until Feb. 1, registration is only $65; walk in for only $70. Veterans get a $5 discount; teenagers are half price; and children under 13 are free. Registration includes Friday night supper and Saturday lunch. We are returning to last year's hotel, the Residence Inn-Southside. Spacious rooms with full kitchens only $119 per night for up to 4 people, through Jan. 24. Breakfast and parking are included. Register for the hotel at tinyurl.com/y2z3vqav. To register, email Mary Ambridge@gmail.com or text 205-441-6035. For more information, contact William Shadix at sandkshadix@gmail.com or 205-516-8536

 

 

ARRRRRG! March 27-29, 2020
Taylors, SC: Piedmont Area Mensa

Ahoy, buccaneers! By semi-popular demand, Piedmont Area Mensa's 2020 Carolinah RG theme will be Pirates! We hope you'll set sail with us for another rousing weekend of merriment, intelligent and semi-intelligent programs, and of course our famous Carolinah hospitality. As always, registration includes programs and activities as well as snacks and light meals in our hospitality suite. And as in years past, PAM is offering discounts to encourage everyone to register smartly.

Registration Rates
Full Registration March 27-29

    $75 through Jan. 3
    $85 through Jan. 4-March 20
    $95 through March 21 (walk-in rate)

Youth Rates

    Free for kids 6 and under
    $30 for ages 7-12
    $50 for ages 13-20

Registration refund requests will be honored, less a 5 percent handling charge, through March 13. First-time Carolinah RG attendees may take a $5 discount off the regular or walk-in rate. These rates include dinner both Friday and Saturday nights and Saturday lunch. The Drury Inn provides a free hot breakfast for hotel guests. Others can purchase breakfast for $8.99 plus tax.

Event Location

    Drury Inn and Suites
    10 Carolina Point Parkway
    Greenville, SC 29607
    P: 1-(800) 325-0720

The room rate for a standard king/double queen room is $114. Suites for both king/double queen rooms are $124 and guaranteed until March 13, 2020. Please use code 2367584 when making a reservation.

To register and for more information, contact Mary Ann Cox by email or by phone at (864) 963-2335.

 

 

Pandemic 2020: Around the World: Aug. 14-16, 2020
Reston, VA: Metropolitan Washington Mensa

We're known for our amazing speakers and a good time. Rest assured that we'll have themed programming on all things international, and we'll also be bringing some of that global flavor into Hospitality and special events!

Registration Rates

Full Registration Aug. 14-16

    $95 until Dec. 31
    $100 until June 30, 2020
    $110 thereafter

Youth Rates

    Ages 4-17 (full weekend): $55
    Ages 0-3: $1

Day Rates

    Friday Only: $45
    Saturday Only: $65
    Sunday Only: $35

Full weekend registrations includes dinner Friday night, breakfast and lunch on Saturday, and breakfast Sunday.

A limited quantity of tickets for Saturday's keynote dinner are available for $30.

Event Location

    Sheraton Reston
    11810 Sunrise Valley Dr
    Reston, VA 20191
    P: (703) 620-9000

The room rate of $94/night S/D is guaranteed until Sept. 1, 2020.

For more information, contact Tabby Vos by email or by phone at (248) 342-5486.

 

 

Peachtreat 45: Monty Python's RG Circus-s-s-s-s: Sept. 11-13, 2020
Duluth, GA: Mensa in Georgia

Registration Rates

Full Registration Sept. 11-13

    $55 through Dec. 31
    $60 through March 31
    $70 through July 5
    $75 through Aug. 12
    $85 from Aug. 13 to the door
    $40 for ages 11-18
    $25 for ages 10 and under

Full registration includes Friday dinner, Saturday lunch, and Saturday dinner. Registration is $50 for Saturday only (includes dinner and after dinner activities).

Event Location

    Hyatt Place Atlanta/Duluth/Gwinnett Mall
    3530 Venture Pkwy NW
    Duluth, GA 30096
    P: 1-888-492-8847

Room rates for Single-King or Double-Double suites (plus handicap accessible rooms) are $92/night, plus fees and taxes (approximately $114 per night), and are guaranteed until August 12, 2020. Please use code G-MENS when making a reservation.

Registration forms are available on our website. Please contact Lynne Masters-Lee by email for more information.

We will be adding information about Southeastern RGs as we research this.  If you know about one, please contact us with information about it, and we will happily add it here.

 

Annual Gathering—Kansas City, MO

July 1-5, 2020

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(If this doesn't work for you, back up to www.us.mensa.org, log on to National's website, and select Gatherings.)

 

 

Mindgames—Irving, TX

April 23-26, 2020

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