Gathering of the Ohio Faithful
Registration & Hotel Information
Event Registration is not yet available. Information will be posted here when it is available.
Hotel reservations are NOW OPEN at each of the two properties and you are encouraged to make your room reservations as soon as possible. Please note: Both hotels have a room block deadline of one-month prior to our first night at each venue.
To make your reservation at the first hotel (arriving Monday, July 6, departing, Thursday, July 9), call the Berlin Encore Hotel & Suites at 888-988-2414 and use the group name: “MG Car Club – David Smittle.” This is a new property, located on the eastern edge of the small Amish-country town of Berlin, Ohio. Room rates are $89/night, single or double occupancy, with $10 additional beyond two adults in a room, plus tax. A hot country breakfast is provided daily. Please make your reservations at the Berlin Encore by June 6 to get the group rate!
To make your reservation at the second hotel (arriving Thursday, July 9, departing, Sunday, July 12) call the Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center at 614-880-4300 and use the group name: “Car Club 50th Anniversary.” This is the former Green Meadows Motor Lodge—now a modern facility located on the property where we held the first GOF back in 1970. The property is located at the intersection of U.S. 23 north of Columbus/Worthington, with a Lewis Center, Ohio address. Room rates are $129/night for a Standard King room, $139/night for a 2-Queen Deluxe room or $149/night for a King Parlor room, plus tax. A hot breakfast is provided daily. Please make reservations at Nationwide by June 9 to get the group rate!