Fleetwood RV Prepares 5th Annual National Rally Event Schedule

July 31, 2013

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Decatur, Ind. – (July 31, 2013) – Fleetwood RV, Inc., today announced the kick-off of a large slate of activities for the company’s 5th Annual Fleetwood RV National Rally. The event is to be held at the Colorado State Fairgrounds in Pueblo, CO from August 2 – 5, 2013.

New to this year’s event are guest appearances and seminars by Johnny Trigg from TLC’s renowned television series BBQ Pitmasters. Rally attendees will have the opportunity to learn tips for barbequing on-the-road from the famous BBQ Champion and reality TV star.

Also highlighting this year’s event is a list of new activities, tailored to a wider variety of RV lifestyle topics:

“The RV Cooking Show” with Evanne Schmarder. Creating scrumptious hors d'oeuvre and salad recipes from a motorhome, Evanne and her husband, Ray have been on an adventure since 2000. Evanne will be on-hand at the event to teach attendees how to cook healthy and on a budget, all within the confines of a coach. It’s cooking made fun while traveling in your coach.

“RV Basic Training” with Gary Lewis. Gary will present his “Behind the Wheel Driving School” courses including the very popular “ladies only” confidence course. Protect your investment by learning how to safely and confidently drive your motorhome.

Family activities for young and old include Bingo, Sidewalk Chalk Contest, Golf Cart Rodeo, Ice Cream Social, and a Patriotic Parade and Picnic including the appearance of Richard Holmgren’s Flying Debris Show.

Final evening entertainment will be hosted by famed comedian and singer/song-writer Jolly Demis. Jolly has established a national reputation for his hilarious live performances, seamlessly weaving both music and comedy into his sidesplitting shows.

“Our incredibly loyal customers are a large part of our continued success, and this event brings Fleetwood owners together to enjoy the RV lifestyle,” said John Draheim, CEO & President of Fleetwood RV, Inc.

“It is an exceptional opportunity for us to hear the voice of our customers, thank them for their loyalty and gather their valuable feedback.”

Fleetwood RV has partnered with the owner-operated organization, Fleetwood Motorhome Association (FMA) to promote the national rally. All Fleetwood and American Coach motorhome owners are welcome to attend the rally.

For more information about the Rally, including how to register or to download a schedule of events, visit www.fleetwoodrv.com/mhevent.

For information about FMA, including membership, visit www.fma4fun.org

About Fleetwood RV, Inc.

Fleetwood RV, Inc. (“Fleetwood RV” or the “Company”) is a leading manufacturer of Class A and Class C recreational vehicles. The Company boasts some of the industry’s most recognized and iconic brand names such as American Coach and Bounder. Fleetwood RV is headquartered in Decatur, Ind., which is also its principal manufacturing location.