2021 Reunion Information – HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
Due to low numbers, potentially Covid/travel concerns – the reunion is cancelled.
Refunds will be made via Pete Gannon, Reunion Host & 2/4 Assoc Treasurer, David Capizzi.
2nd Battalion, 4th Marines Association – 2021 Annual Reunion – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Aug 4-7, 2021
Full PDF of all below information as well as registration form, for your convenience.
The 2021 reunion will be held in Ft Lauderdale, Florida, with various scheduled group events and some down time with other activities you may schedule on your own.
Reunion Hotel Accommodations
B Ocean Hotel, 1140 Seabreeze Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 is located on the beach and is 4.5 miles from the FLL Airport
Reservation Line: (954) 564-1000 or Book Online here (just click link, select dates & pay – no code needed as rates applied using this link)
When you call for reservations be sure to mention you are with the 2/4 Association Reunion
Dates included in special pricing include 2 days prior and 2 days following the reunion dates.
Marina Building (Across the street from the beach) – Walk across Skywalk to Beach
Room Rates King/Double (rates only guaranteed until July 15):
- $119.00 + 13% tax (Standard view)
- $129.00 + 13% tax (Ocean view)
- No Resort Fee will be charged
- Self Parking is $15/day or $39 for 24 hours
- Valet Parking is $20/day or $45 for 24 hours
- Handicap Parking is free
Fort Lauderdale Airport is 4.5 miles from hotel. Cost is approximately $20-$25 Uber or Taxi.
There are many activities within 500 yards from the Hotel. You can either walk or ride a free trolley to many of these activities.
Reunion Host Contact Information:
Joseph (Pete) Gannon
7831 NW 45 Street, Lauderhill, FL 33351
Email Pete Gannon
* SCHEDULE OF EVENTS *
Wednesday (4 August 21)
- Registration at hotel 2-6 pm
Thursday (5 August 21)
- Fun Day
- Jungle Queen Sunset Dinner Cruise (for those who have pre-registered)
- 6 – 9 pm (Board at 5:30 pm) – Dinner will be served on boat (cash bar)
Friday (6 August 21)
- Beach Picnic 4-6 pm
- Memorial – Sunset – 6-8 pm
- Mermaid Show (BOceanResortsMermaid.com) at Hotel Bar – 42 person limit.
- Charge of $60/person at door, (which includes $45 toward food and drinks)
- Time: 8:00 pm
Saturday (7 August 21)
- Business meeting 4 pm
- Pre Dinner Cocktails – 6-7 pm (cash bar)
- Association Dinner Banquet 7-9:30 pm
Other Activities – See pamphlets at hotel – not included with registration
- Example: Water Taxi takes you from one site to another (shops, restaurants, bars on the water).
- You can purchase a pass for the day ($21).
- City Trolley – sight seeing (Free)
- Deep Sea Fishing (Example: 6 people $90 each or $540 for 4 hours)
- Beach – Water Sports – Picnic areas, etc. Hotel Pool and Beach
- Restaurants and bars on the beach – walking distance
- Diving on Reef and Wreck – 2-tank dive $85/person
- Call Pete Gannon for Information (954) 648-7887
- Drift fishing ($45/person)
- Sail Boat Cruise ($35 per person)
Polo shirts come in Red or Blue and are available with or without a pocket. Please order with your registration form below paying special attention to the text – with pocket (or without), size and color.
******REUNION REGISTRATION FORM******
Please complete the form below (be sure to complete all * sections as those are required) and make your payment online. Once you click Submit at the end, you will be redirected to Paypal to complete your registration with payment. Should you wish to mail in your payment, do not fill out form below but print the form off and mail it with your check made out to the “2/4 Association” to the Reunion Host no later than 12 August 2020.