your fellow SKPs for the
in the RV capital of the world, Goshen, IN.
First-class RV education, fun, and entertainment awaits when you are Escapade
Rich in heritage, history, and hospitality, Goshen, IN, once again rolls out the
welcome mat for
Escapees RV Club with a warm reception. Take a
stroll back in time as you appreciate the way of life that the Amish and
Mennonite exhibit throughout the region, or join a tour of one of the many
state-of-the-art RV manufacturing facilities located in the Goshen and Elkhart
You need not be an Escapees member to join the fun at Escapade!
The Elkhart County
4-H Fairgrounds plays host for the 54th Escapade and offers almost
300 full-hookup sites (50/30-amp electrical, water, and sewer) and 500 sites
with 30-amp electrical service and water, as well as limited boondocking sites
for dry-camping, so make your reservation early to ensure your choice of amenity is available.
Early-arrival parking is available for Saturday and Sunday.
For registration and parking options,
First-rate RV education!
With more than 60 educational seminars, classes, and workshops, there is
something for everyone. Fascinating featured speakers and discussion panels
round out the line-up. Escapade in Goshen will feature the Full-time Lifestyle:
101 series with new seminars and workshops designed especially with full-timers
and soon-to-be or wanna-be full-timers in mind!
Escapees RVers’ Boot Camp
will be in session
May 9–11, preceding Escapade with an in-depth study of RV safety, operation and
This intensive RV training
course grows in popularity with every session. It’s fun, informative and yields
priceless information for RV travelers.
page for more information, or call 888-757-2582 to register. Don’t delay: Seats
are limited and Boot Camp sells out fast!
Escapees SmartWeigh certified
will be on hand to professionally weigh your rig at Escapade. Weight safety
affects every aspect of the RV experience, from fuel mileage to tire wear, and
can potentially pose the greatest hazard to your personal safety. Don’t go
around wondering if you are overweight; let us weigh your RV and provide you
with a full weight analysis in Goshen. Visit
for more information. You can sign up for weighing at the SmartWeigh booth,
located in the Hospitality area.
Join your SKP friends after Escapade on an excursion through the Amish
lands surrounding Goshen.
The Amish Heritage
HOP takes you through the back roads of Indiana on a
luxury coach discovering the traditions and customs of the Amish. SKP golfers can join the
for lunch and a golf “scramble” at the 18-hole, par-72 Black Squirrel Golf
Course. (Click on the links for
information on these post-Escapade HOPs or visit
Tour Goshen pre-event workshops!
Chris and Jim
Guld (Geeks on Tour)
Club have partnered together to offer 3 pre-event workshops: #1. “Windows 8
hands-on basics, 6-hour workshop,” $79 pp; #2. “Get to know your android phone or tablet,
3-hour workshop,” $49 pp; and #3. “Get to know your iPhone or iPad, 3-hour
workshop,” $49 pp. Workshops start Saturday morning, May 10, 2014. Please visit
for additional details, and call Kim in Livingston, at 1-888-757-2582, to register for this special pre-Escapade
event. Participation is limited.
Escapade Event Shirts! Order your shirts (as well as hats and sweatshirts)
when you arrive at Escapade. White is the official color, but
hibiscus and banana are also available.
Click here to pre-order your
shirts. Shirts will also be available for purchase at Escapade in limited
quantities and sizes.
Monday evening, after opening ceremony,
Johnny Counterfit will
regale you with his entertaining array of impersonations
from Vince Gill to Frank Sinatra. Selected as a top comedian of the year by
Music City News and featured on ABC TV’s America’s Funniest People, he delivers
more than 25 voice-character impressions from the stage. Johnny is a comedian/impressionist
accompanied by a live band and is a popular Escapade performer.
after a very busy day of seminars and visiting the Escapade market, relax and be
entertained by The Homestead Pickers, from Silver Dollar City in Branson,
Missouri. They are a very special collection of four seasoned performers,
musicians, comedians, actors, storytellers, and composers with many years of
experience entertaining audiences both in Branson, Missouri and around the
United States as well as tours of Ireland. Their eclectic blend of fiddle,
banjo, guitar, hammered dulcimer, and unique vocals depict the early days of
American music, bluegrass, gospel, and even some Irish tunes with humor
unmatched by any other combination.
Ron and Juanita Kohn and Adventure Caravans
proudly sponsor the performances by Johnny Counterfit
and The Homestead Pickers.
Information on 54th Escapade
events, seminars, exhibitors, sponsors, and more will be posted on this site
prior to the event.
Escapade Major Sponsors
Celebrating 50 Years
Program Book and Pocket Sponsor, Escapade Exclusive RV Show Sponsor
Grand Prize Sponsor: Winners Choice Mega Rally, $2995.00 Value
Specializing in financial planning for RVers.
Courtesy Golf Cart Tranportation Sponsor
Major Entertainment Sponsor
Blast-Off Prize Sponsor
Discover the Alliant Advantage
RV Advantage Specialized Insurance Coverage for Your RV
Ice Cream Social Sponsor
Microfiber Cleaning Products for RVs and Home
Escapade Extras Sponsor
A full service insurance company
Specialists in Steering, Suspension, Alignments & Brakess
Welcome Bag Sponsor
Specializing in Solar solutions for RV’s
Volunteer Door Prize Sponsor
Maximizing the Value of your Insurance
Teaching how to save your family and your
RV in the event of a fire!
Hair Raising Chili Cook-Off Sponsor