2019 Calendar & Activities

April 13, 2019 – Sankofa Spring Meetup & Luncheon

Golden Corral

37101 Warren

Westland, Mi 48185

– Meet old friends and make new ones

– Order your Sankofa Gear

– Make your summer camping plans


May 12 – 19, 2019 – NAARVA Eastern Region Rally

Chesapeake Bay KOA Resort

32246 Lankford Highway

Cape Charles, VA 23310

Camp Rally Registration Package


May 19 – 26, 2019 – NAARVA Southern Region Camp Rally

Atlanta Motor Speedway

Hampton, GA

Camp Rally Registration Package


May 31 – June 2 – Sankofa Spring Rally & Meeting

Greenwood Acres Campground, 2401 Hilltop Rd., Jackson, Mi 49201

Things to Do:

“Jiffy Mix” Factory Tour in Chelsea – Tours are available M-F only … So if you want to tour the plant, plan on stopping on your way to the campground or after checking in on Friday. Tour is free and they give you some samples of their products.
Play Golf – There is a 9 hole, par 3 course on site which is part of your camping fee … No “T” times or Green Fees … Rental carts are available, but must be rented in advance. There is a scramble on Sunday morning, for those interested in showing off their skills.
Go Fishing – Goose Lake is a catch and keep lake inside the campground, with a lot of Crappie, waiting for a “Hot Oil” treatment. Be sure to bring your Michigan fishing license, french fries, coleslaw and hush puppies
Tri State Surplus – Their main focus is RV and camper parts and supplies but  offer other items. Give them a call at 517-448-4433. Their showroom is in Hudson, MI near the Michigan-Ohio state line. They offer new and used products at a cost that is a fraction of retail. Be sure to call them before you drive down there.


June 24, 2019 – Detroit Fireworks – Belle Isle State Park

Many of us will be attending the NAARVA Central Region Rally. In the event that you are not going, other of your Sankofa members might want to go to the fireworks … Give them a call … we have placed a link above for those not going to the Central Rally and need more information.


June 23 – 30, 2019 – NAARVA Central Region Rally

Grand Casino Hinckley RV Resort

1326 Fire Monument Rd
Hinckley, MN 55037

central flyer


July 15 – 19, 2019 – East Coast Road Trip & Campout

G & R Campground

Houston, Delaware

Things to Do: (en-route and while there)

There are so many things to do and see, that we don’t have space to include. In the near future we will update this page to include those places that most folks plan to visit. Also included will be suggested campgrounds near the attractions.


July 21 – 28, 2019 – NAARVA National Camp Rally

Mesa Spirit RV Resort

3020 E Main St,

Mesa, AZ 85213


“NAARVA Honoring Our Veterans”

Camp Rally Registration Package


August 9 – 12, 2019 – Rasin River Jazz Festival & Campout

Harbortown RV Resort

14931 Laplaisance Road

Monroe, Mi 48161

Stay Tuned – Details and reservation information to follow shortly


August 15 – 18, 2019 – Sankofa Campout

Charleston State Park Campground, 12500 Highway 62, Charlestown, In 47111

Things to Do:

Muhammad Ali Center Tour – Museum and Cultural Canter dedicated to boxer Muhammad Ali, a native of Louisville.
Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory Tour – Showcases the story of Louisville Slugger baseball bats in baseball and in American history.
Kentucky Derby Museum – American Thoroughbred horse racing museum located on the grounds of Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Dedicated to preserving the history of the Kentucky Derby,
Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse – Famous-name bourbon attraction offering tastings, a souvenir shop & bottle customization.


September 12 – 15, 2019 – Sankofa Fall Rally & Meeting

Natural Springs Resort Campground, 500 S. Washington, New Paris, Oh 45347

Stay Tuned – Details and reservation information to follow shortly

Please click on any of the links above (blue type) for more info about our activities.