Vindobona Hash House Harriers - 1650th Hash Weekend - La Crème de la Krems
16 - 19 May 2013
Krems, Wachau Valley, Lower Austria
Agenda for Weekend (please note this is subject to change with no notice, in typical Hash Mismanagement tradition)
Thursday - 16 May - Pre-Lube - 3rd Man Hash Tour by Tram
There will be a Hash around the sites associated with the famous film made in Vienna in 1949. This will start at 18:30 at the Tram Shed in Wattmanngasse (13th Distric), so part of the Hash will on a Tram followed by some walking/r*nning. This will be an A to B Hash, so we will have a car at the start (A) for bags etc. which will take the bags to B. This Hash is not included in the weekend fee, so the run fee will be an additional 10 euros to cover the cost of the tram and beer.
Link to full directions and Google Map
Friday - 17 May
If you are driving and have a SatNav just use this address:- Edmund Hofbauerstrasse 19, 3500 Krems an der Donau, Austria.
16:00 to 17:45 Registration Registration will open again after Lord Glo-Balls has finished dinner and continue until midnight.
18:00 Warm-up Run, followed by a short circle. Hares: TBA
20:00 Dinner and drinks until late. This is a buffet style dinner and we will try to keep some food for the latecomers.
Saturday - 18 May
09:15 Meet in front of Hotel for a day of running, eating and drinking. There will be a walkers trail and shortcuts for those who wish to minimize the running.
The run will be include several drink stops and a lunch. When we get back to Krems there will be a long circle in the Park by the Hotel.
20:00 Dinner. Please be on time, or you may miss out (if you are later, we will assume you have crashed and do not want dinner!)
Theme for Saturday Evening - Early Medieaval, something that would be worn in the time of Richard the Lionheart who was imprisoned in Durnstein castle. This can include any of the characters from Robin Hood and his Merry Men.
21:00 Dancing and Partying until late. Music.
Sunday - 19 May
11:00 Hangover Run, followed by circle and goodbyes. Lunch is not provided in the run fee, but is available in the hotel at your own expense. If you want a shower after the Hash, please use the showers by the sauna. The official weekend ends after the Circle on the Hangover Hash. Lunch and/or anything after the Circle ends is not included in the weekend fee
15:00 Wine Tasting
You are welcome to stay an extra day in Krems (Monday is a holiday in Austria, Whitsun, and most people will have this day off). We have a wine tasting planned for the afternoon in Zöbing, which is a short train ride away. Lunch at the hotel or anything in the afternoon/evening will be at your own expense, including the extra night in the hotel. There will be a follow up email in April to find out how many want to stay the extra night.
Monday - 20 May
We will have our normal Hash at 14:30 somewhere in Vienna and you are welcome to join us there, after travelling back to Vienna on Monday morning, assuming you opt to stay in Krems for Sunday night.
Registration (on Friday)
Registration will open at 16:30 and close at 17:45 (on Friday) so we can all enjoy the warm-up Hash. Registration will re-open when Lord Glo-Balls has finished dinner, probably around 21:30 or so and will close around mid-night. Any latecomers can register at breakfast on Saturday morning. You can get the key to your room any time and register later. The Hotel will have a list of rooms and participants, so they can give you the correct key.
The Hash fee includes all meals over the weekend, (not Sunday Lunch), plus all you can drink after the run and during the meals, plus Haberdashery, plus Music. It also includes the 2 nights at the Hotel and various expenses during the weekend. It does not include the Pre-Lube on Thursday or Sunday Lunch. The Monday is a holiday (Whitsun) and you are welcome to stay the extra night at your own cost. Any special requests like cots/beds for kids and/or staying the Sunday night, should be listed in the comments box. Note that you can register 2 Hashers on one form, but please check the size of the T-Shirt for your partner before you do this.
Book early (before the end of January 2013) and get all of this for € 200. The price may seem high, but you will get great value for money on the Crème de la Krems Weekend..
|Last Modified on 2013-04-27 / © Copyright 2013 Vindobona Hash House Harriers / John "Glo-Balls" Russell|