Ravens Roost 18 - Glen Burnie MD 




52nd Annual Ocean City Convention, June 2 - 5 2016

Ravensfest Awesome Fan Commitment


Put out by Steve LaPlanche

The contract with the Dunes has been terminated effective 21 Oct. Anyone who had planned on 

taking a room for the convention still can call the Dunes and get it on their own.

Thanks for letting me serve the Roost for 24 years as hotel chairman

(This section is from the 2015 Convention and will be updated when form and schedule is available)

Council's Convention Registration Form: This MUST be completed and turned in with payment
(for 2010: $55 per adult 21 and older, $25 for children ages 6-20)
at the March meeting.

Complete the form and bring your payment to the March meeting. See Sandy Metzler to turn in your form and payment.

Remember, husbands and wives MUST register separately, but register children on only one parents' form.

TENTATIVE LIST OF EVENTS: (Below is 2015's schedule which is added to give an idea of this year's convention schedule.  It will be updated when available)

2015 OC Convention Events Schedule

Thurs May 28, 2015:
12:00PM - 6:00 PM Souvenir Pickup
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Convention Welcome Social (beer, food, and soda available for purchase at Castle in the Sand or outdoor grill)
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM Open Mike Night / Karaoke begins at 7:30PM (no contest, no prizes, just fun!)

Fri May 29, 2015:
8:00 AM Mini Golf Tournament TBD and unlikely
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Souvenir Pickup
12:00 PM Scavenger Hunt Starts at Castle in the Sand (meet at 11:30 - no car needed! Hunt confined to the Castle in the Sands property)
1:30 PM BINGO in the Main Tent
3:00 PM Horseshoes Tournament on the beach at Castle in the Sand
3:00 PM Beer and Soda Trucks Open!
3:00 PM Corn Hole Competition
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Dunk Tank
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tailgate Party catered by Beefalo Bob
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Roost Karaoke Contest

Sat May 30, 2015:
9:00 AM - 12 noon Souvenir Pickup
10:00 AM Parade starts at 19th Street (Johnny Unitas Way) and Baltimore Avenue - Line Up at 8:30 AM Reviewing Stand at 26th St. and Baltimore Ave.

1:00 PM Ravens Roosts Beach Party at Castle in the Sand
- 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Food by Beefalo Bob
- 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM Beer and Soda

1:30 PM Horseshoe Competition on the beach
2:00 PM Volleyball Competition on the beach
3:00 PM Crazy Hat Parade at Center Court
5:00 PM Volleyball and Horshoes Finals at Center Court
Awards Presentation at Center Court - 7:00 PM

Sun May 31, 2015:
12 noon Presidents' Meeting in the Main Tent, Castle in the Sand


At The Castle in the Sand, Convention badges must be worn for beer, soda, and food.

Please have your driver's license or other legal ID with you at all times.
Bartenders reserve the right to refuse service to anyone without proper age identification.

Due to local Liquor and City Ordinances, you are not allowed to bring your own alcohol to the beach or to Castle in the Sand during these events. 

All alcoholic drinks must be purchased from Castle in the Sand or distributed from the Council's beer truck.


Please respect our hosts at the The Castle in the Sand by honoring these regulations.


Questions, Comments, Concerns? Send an email to ravensroost18@yahoo.com or the Internet Chairman, Dean Cendroski