The Red Roof Inn, located at the intersection of Nolana Loop and I-69 C (US 281) south Frontage Road is very close to the Nomad Shrine.  They are offering 2 Queen beds for $59.99 and 1 King for $54.99, plus tax.  Rate is for Jan. 11 through Jan. 20, 2018.  They have WIFI and serve breakfast.  The reviews on the motel are good.  Phone is 956.782.8880, tell them you are with the RGV Woodcarvers.  
The Rodeway Inn (formerly the San Juan Inn) has offered a special rate to the RVG Woodcarving Show and the Rally on the Rio participants for the motel.    The Inn is not as close to the Rally location as before.  It has been highly praised by students during previous rallies.  The 2018 rate offered is lodging for 2, including a full breakfast, with cable for the rate of $47.00 per day plus tax, from Jan. 12h – Jan. 20th, 2018.  When you call for a reservation at (956) 782-1510, mention that you are attending the RGV Woodcarving Show and the Rally on the Rio.  Check them out at  The address is
112 W. Expressway 83 (Interstate 2), San Juan, TX.

Several RV parks are located conveniently near the site of the show and rally.  
George & Charlotte Vaughn will be selling a full line of tools and accessories during the Show and Rally.    

The Shrine will be serving breakfast and lunch during the Show and Rally.   Coffee, soda, bottled water, donuts, and other snack items will be available for purchase.    They are planning to have an extensive variety of food for both breakfast and lunch.  Additionally, there are a number of restaurants in the area. 

We are looking forward to seeing you at the 2018 Woodcarving Show and The Rally on the Rio.



For more information contact:

Fred Stenman (320) 253-2132   E-mail:
Jim Crawford (956) 279-6013   E-mail:

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