Reunions

Stafford, Virginia - Your Marine Corps Reunion Headquarters!

Stafford, Virginia welcomes you. Co-located with Quantico Marine Corps Base and the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Stafford is the ideal place to reunite with fellow Marines, military spouses, families and friends. Best of all, Stafford, Virginia is a “Spouse-Friendly Destination!” A live dinner theater, historic landmarks, wineries, and museums are just a few of the family-friendly attractions that await you. Our mission is to provide you with the most memorable Marine reunion experience. Located just 35 miles south of Washington, DC and many national military monuments, Stafford offers elegant yet affordable lodging, dining and conference facilities for Marine Corps reunions. Virginia is for History Lovers. You made history. Now relive history here in Stafford, Virginia – your Marine Corps Reunion Headquarters.

Below, you will find a link to a list of reunion venues, from quaint and private, to large-scale banquet and conference facilities — all just minutes from the National Museum of the Marine Corps and Quantico. We know that every Marine Corps reunion requires special attention to detail, pomp and circumstance. For FREE personal reunion assistance, please call the Stafford County Tourism Office ~ (540) 658-8681, or email our Tourism Manager, Lisa Logan at [email protected]. For general inquiries or to receive a brochure, please click here to fill out an Information Request form. Semper Fidelis!

When making your Marine reunion reservations in Stafford, be sure to give special consideration to the following lodging and meeting venues:

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Sample Itinerary

The Stafford Tourism Office will be glad to assist you in designing an itinerary that meets the needs of your Marine Reunion group.  Whether it is an all-Marine event, or one that includes spouses and families, Stafford has many options.  Below is a sample itinerary.  Please contact our office for a free, customized itinerary, and free assistance in making your reservations.

DAY 1 – Thursday
1500  Check in to hotel
1800  Evening social in the lounge

DAY 2 – Friday
0700  Complimentary breakfast
0800  Board motorcoaches
0900  Attend OCS graduation at Quantico
1100  Shop at the Marine Corps Exchange
1230  Lunch in the Museum’s Tun Tavern or Chow Hall
1330  Tour National Museum of the Marine Corps
1630  R&R at the hotel / Free time
1800  Dinner at The Globe & Laurel Restaurant
2030  Return to hotel

DAY 3 – Saturday
0700  Complimentary breakfast
0830  Board motorcoaches
0900  Opt. #1 – 18 holes at Augustine Golf Club
0900  Opt. #2 – Tour Gari Melchers’ Home & Studio
1200  Lunch at local restaurant
1330  Opt. #1 – Tour Chatham, an NPS Civil War site
1330  Opt. #2 – Cellar Tour at Potomac Point Winery
1600 R&R at the hotel / Free time
1800  Dinner & Show at Riverside Dinner Theater
2230  Return to hotel

DAY 4 – Sunday
0700  Complimentary breakfast
0830  Board motorcoaches for Washington, D.C.
0930  Tour national monuments
1230  Break for lunch
1330  Continue national monument tour
1630  Return to hotels OR shuttle directly to airport

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Wingate by Wyndham Stafford – Meeting Facilities
99 rooms, 2 meeting rooms. Indoor pool, fitness center, breakfast bar. Free HBO, local shuttle services, business center, local calls & high speed internet. AE,DC,Dis.,MC,V.
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Wingate by Wyndham Fredericksburg – Meeting Facilities
Schedule your upcoming business meeting, corporate conference, wedding reception or family reunion at the Wingate by Wyndham Fredericksburg. The dedicated staff at our full-service Fredericksburg, Virginia hotel, which is just one mile from the Riverside Center Conference Facility and an hour south…
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Chichester Park
4 60/70’ lit diamond fields 1 90’ lit baseball field Protected spectator seating, a large picnic pavilion with restrooms and grills, a concession stand, a large parking area, trails for hiking and jogging, and restrooms.
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Rock Hill Plantation House
Nestled in the gentle folds of northwest Stafford, we provide a unique setting for weddings, events, and corporate meetings. We have a ceremonial gazebo, and Irish / English antique furnished Bridal Suite just for the bride to ready herself for her special day, a Carriage House Reception Hall openin…
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Conference Facility at Riverside Center
The Riverside Center Conference Facility is Fredericksburg’s premiere multi-purpose facility for business meetings and personal events. We offer versatile room layout and multiple set-up options which allow the Center to host sales rallies, training seminars, trade shows, job fairs, holiday parties,…
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Lavender Heights B&B Weddings and Events
Lavender Heights Bed and Breakfast is available for your special events throughout the year! We provide a unique, private location in close proximity to downtown historic Fredericksburg and Stafford. Whether you are hosting a wedding, retirement luncheon, holiday party, business meeting or military…
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Potomac Point Winery Meetings
Potomac Point Winery has a lot to offer your meeting needs. Whether your company just needs a unique change of scenery or is interested in a new twist to the concept of team building, we are the perfect venue to remove all the stress of the daily busy life. Surround yourself with vintage bottles of…
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John Lee Pratt Memorial Park
Located off River Road, this spacious park boasts the Celebration Stage, picnic pavilions, grills, basketball courts, tennis courts, Frisbee disc golf course, horseshoe pit, one-mile gravel track, one-mile walking/biking trail, nature trails, baseball field, 10 soccer fields, and restrooms. Picnic t…
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Gari Melchers Home and Studio Pavilion
Gari Melchers Home & Studio is the former residence of the American figure painter Gari Melchers (1860-1932). The museum consists of the artist’s home, studio and gardens. The stone studio and galleries house the largest collection of Melchers’ works anywhere. The Studio Pavilion at Belmont, sit…
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University of Mary Washington Stafford Campus
The University of Mary Washington Stafford Campus is the region’s Virginia Green premier conference, education, and training venue.  This state-of-the-art facility is conveniently located three miles from I-95 exit 133.  The campus features a spacious atrium appropriate for receptions and…
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Willowmere Park
3 60’ lot diamond fields 1 90’ lot baseball field
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Smith Lake Park
2 60/70’ lit diamond fields 1 90’ lot baseball field 2 lit synthetic turf rectangular fields
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Angelwood Inn
Secluded in a hundred acre woods, this storybook venue includes a gazebo ceremony garden, koi ponds with waterfalls, covered party pavilions and landscaped grounds always in bloom. An indoor chapel for off season elopements is available. Make an appointment to discover one of Stafford County’s best…
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The Glasgow Farm
The Glasgow Farm is a family-owned, working Farm and rustic Barn Wedding or Event Venue, with buildings built in the late 1800’s and others in the early 1900’s.  It is is fully equipped with out-door and indoor canopy lighting, a mason-jar chandelier, and other types of beautiful luminaries. Lo…
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Embrey Mill Park
Located at 1600 Mine Road, this park includes 6 lighted rectangular fields (4 synthetic) for youth soccer, lacrosse, and field hockey; playground; concession stand; parking lots; and restrooms. Sports: Soccer, lacrosse, field hockey, football Multi-sport field complex 6 synthetic turf lit rectangula…
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Carl Lewis Community Center
This center is located approximately 1/2 mile from Jefferson Davis Highway, and offers a soccer field. The Center is the perfect place for wedding receptions, reunions and parties! Call 540-658-5019 for rental information.
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The Globe & Laurel Restaurant
The Globe & Laurel is dedicated to the traditions of our Corps of Marines, and honors all men and women who wear a uniform or badge in service to this great country.  Marines and law enforcement officers – past and present – meet, dine and celebrate special occasions here.  The Globe…
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