SummerFest XIII 2011 Hartford CT

The SummerFest Committee is proud to announce the

13TH ANNUAL SUMMERFEST

by Carpet Cleaners, for Carpet Cleaners.

Date: July 20-24 2011
Where: Hartford CT (Norwich)
Host: Al Sims

Education @ SummerFest
This years IICRC certification course will be 3 day Water Damage Restoration, instructor Dennis Klager. This will be one of the first IICRC WRT courses with the new manuals for professional water damage restoration.

Course fee is only $50!! Seats will go quick, register NOW – (440-296-9322) or RSVP on Facebook for the WRT SummerFest class.

Friday Banquet Dinner July. 22, 2011
On Friday evening we have our annual banquet / awards dinner at Modesto’s Restaurant 10 Connecticut 32, North Franklin, CT 06254.  We hope you will attend, as it is always great fun for all.
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Saturday Demos
On Saturday July 23, 2011 we will be holding our yearly demos at Al’s Absolute Best Cleaning and Restoration  215 Lebanon Ave. Colchester, CT. 06415. There will be truckmounts, low moisture equipment and more. Be sure to attend this ‘hands on’ part of our event. There will be competitions, prizes, raffle and more.

SummerFest Hotel

Comfort Suites Norwich –  275 Otrobando Ave Norwich CT 06360  (860)892-9292
$99  King or Double – Must mention SUMMERFEST to get special rate (reg $139).

Tentative schedule , check back for updates / changes
SummerFest WebSite – www.GoToSummerFest.com


SummerFest XIII Schedule 2011


Wednesday July 20, 2011 – 1 CEC (IICRC)

8:00 – 5:00 pm IICRC  Course – Day 1 @ Comfort Suites Norwich –  275 Otrobando Ave Norwich CT 06360

12:00am – 1:00pm – Lunch @ Buddys Burgers

6:30 Dinner @ Mohegan Sun Casino (60 restaurants on site) Fireworks display at 9pm

8:00- 11:00 pm Hotel Lounge – get to know each other, hang out in hotel sports lounge.


Thursday July 21, 2011 – 1 CEC (IICRC)

8:00 – 5:00 pm IICRC  Course – Day 1 @ Comfort Suites Norwich –  275 Otrobando Ave Norwich CT 06360

12:00am – 1:00pm – Lunch @ KFC / Taco Bell

6:30 Dinner @ Foxwoods Casino Buffet

8:00- 11:00 pm Hotel Lounge – get to know each other, hang out in hotel sports lounge.


Friday July 22 2011 – 1 CEC (IICRC)

8:00 – 5:00 pm IICRC Course -Day 2 @ Comfort Suites Norwich –  275 Otrobando Ave Norwich CT 06360

12:00am – 1:00pm – Lunch @ Subway


ANNUAL FRIDAY NIGHT BANQUET

7:00pm Annual SummerFest Friday Night Banquet – @ Modesto’s Restaurant 10 Connecticut 32, North Franklin, CT 06254

If you are thinking of attending, please contact Andrechelle Cermak @ 440-296-9322 or andrechelle (AT) GoToSummerFest.com .


Saturday July 23 2011 – 1 CEC (IICRC)

@  Al’s Absolute Best Cleaning and Restoration  215 Lebanon Ave. Colchester, CT. 06415

9:00am to 9:15amAl Sims – Welcome to SF XIII

9:30am – 10:30am – Tom CermakNetworking

10:30am – 11:30 am – Dennis Klager – Success – Measuring your level of success

11:30 am – 12:00pm – Annual Round Table –

  • SummerFest XIV 2012 Location Announcement
  • Nominate locations for 2013 SummerFest XV
  • State of the Industry discussion, comments

11:45am – 1:00pm – Lunch @ BBQ @ Al’s Shop

11:30pm – 6:00pm – Demos. Various equipment, products and methods on display. Hands-On.

2:00pm – 3:00pmSFSMC – SummerFest Spot Master Championship – Spot Removal Competition
– Who will be crowned 2011 Spot Master? Friendly competition with prize and trophies for winners. Think you are the best? Prove it!

3:00pm – 6:00pm – Demos (continued). Various equipment, products and methods on display. Hands-On.

6:30pm Dinner Location:  @ Al’s house


Sunday July 24 2011

Fishing Information:

Fishing aboard The Black Hawk party boat on Sunday.
http://www.blackhawksportfishing.com/ July 24th. You will need about $70 to cover everything. Trip fee, rod and reel rental and Pool for biggest fish.

I can arrange other trips for those interested, night time Striper Fishing is hot right now. Contact Al Sims 860-334-3235

8:00am – 12:00pm –  Breakfast and talking

12:00 or later – Disperse

Tentative schedule , check back for updates / changes

For more information on this years’ event please visit www.GoToSummerFest.com or contact Andrechelle Cermak at 440-296-9322

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