Reunion: Sat. Oct. 22, 2022
4:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.
 The Gambling Cowboy 42072 Fifth St. Temecula, CA 92590
Hi classmates...We are so excited to announce our 50 year+ reunion and hope you can join us to celebrate!*
*Please be aware to be able to register here a "current" email address must be on file in the existing classmates list. If yours has changed contact Carlotta ([email protected]) or Greg ([email protected])
General Information: 
This website and reservation form(s) have been setup/provided so that you can make and pay for your reservations and gather any necessary information for our upcoming 50th+ reunion!

WHEN: Saturday, October 22, 2022


Plan to arrive early on Saturday to avoid traffic and explore wineries, shopping in Old Town Temecula, the Pachanga casino or just settle into your early check in lodging. (Please see the provided list of some
of the local hotels and motels, if you're planning an overnight stay). Take the day to enjoy the many available activities in the beautiful, French Valley wine region. The reunion site is at the Gambling Cowboy Chop House - 42072 5th Street, 3rd Floor Old Town Temecula, CA 92590. There is a “No host bar”, in our designated meeting room, for your enjoyment. You may start arriving at the reunion site at 4:00 pm. Dinner should run from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. Reunion hours are 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The band "MLC" will play from 6:30 to 9:30 . This then will give us until 10:00 pm to say our goodbyes, for now, but if you wish to continue socializing, there are a number of suitable locations nearby, either in Murrieta or Temecula.

Temecula Old Town, has it's quaint shops and restaurants, beautiful Pachanga Casino, plus there are the Temecula wineries and the Temecula business areas, all located within reasonably close proximity to one another. October is the height of the winery season and you will be able to enjoy it's most popular time of year.

REUNION LOCATION/ADDRESS: Gambling Cowboy Chop House - 42072 5th Street, 3rd Floor Old Town Temecula, CA 92590

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATION OPTION: The Hampton Inn & Suites - 28190 Jefferson Ave., Temecula, California, 92590, +1 951-506-2331 (2 night minimum), please be aware our event is being held at "grape harvest time" and the demand is peak season. We apologize for the "elevated costs". There is free parking for hotel guests at the hotel. We strongly encourage those planning on attending to book your accommodations early as room availability is already dwindling! The discounted rate on a limited number of rooms (Hampton Inn Suites) will not be available long, so please don't wait. October is still a very busy tourist season for the entire Temecula and San Diego region and hotel rooms go quickly, book your room today!

REUNION COST: $99.00 per person (Non-refundable).

If for any reason you must pay by check, please make checks payable to Carlotta Tessier, mailed to 1875 Wedgewood Ave. Upland, Ca. 91784 no later than July 31, 2022.
The Gambling Cowboy venue will only accommodate 75 people, so to ensure your reservation, please send in your form and check as soon as possible. There are 50 tickets that remain available. Thank you!

DEADLINE: Please respond ASAP to ensure your reservation. Payment
must be received NO LATER THAN July 31, 2022 and space is limited to the first 80 reservations received. Thank you!

DRESS: Dressy Casual, hint of Western considering Old Town Temecula.
For more information, please email Carlotta Tessier ([email protected]) or Greg Handgis ([email protected])


Lemon Herb Chicken - All natural chicken breast, finished with a lemon rosemary pan jus served with creamy garlic mashed potatoes and chef's vegetables

Macadamia Salmon - Pan seared Scottish Salmon, rice pilaf finished with an Asian glaze, toasted Macadamia nuts and sauteed broccoli

Classic Prime Rib - Fresh garlic, herb roasted served with Cabernet au jus and creamy garlic mashed potatoes and chef's vegetables

Grilled Vegetables (Zucchini, Bell Peppers, Squash, Broccoli and Cauliflower)

All entrees include a Garden Salad - Mixed greens, Tillamook cheddar, Julienne carrots, red onion, cucumber, baby heirloom tomatoes and croutons with a choice of Ranch, Blue Cheese or Balsamic dressing

A Vegetarian Dish is available upon request.

Frequently Asked Questions
Are there any hotel accommodations nearby?
Hotels Nearby
Murrieta: • Comfort Inn & Suites Murrieta Temecula Wine Country • Hampton Inn & Suites Murrieta Temecula • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Murrieta - Temecula, an IHG Hotel • Courtyard by Marriott Temecula Murrieta • Residence Inn by Marriott Temecula Murrieta Temecula: • Quality Inn Temecula Valley Wine Country • La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Temecula • Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Temecula • Staybridge Suites Temecula - Wine Country, an IHG Hotel • Extended Stay America • Holiday Inn Express Temecula, an IHG Hotel • Best Western Country Inn Old Town Temecula (Downtown): • SpringHill Suites by Marriott Temecula Valley Wine Country • Embassy Suites by Hilton Temecula Valley Wine Country • Hampton Inn & Suites Temecula • Best Western Plus Temecula Wine Country Hotel & Suites • Best Western Guest House Temecula Wine Country: • Carter Estate Winery and Resort • South Coast Winery Resort & Spa • Wilson Creek Winery • The Vine House Bed & Breakfast • The Inn at Europa Village • Bolero at Europa Village • The Rusty Fork Ranch • Inn at Churon Winery • Que Syrah Temecula • Domaine Chardonnay Vineyard Estate & Luxury Guest Suites Menifee: • Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Menifee
Do you need any volunteers?
Any and all volunteer help is always greatly appreciated! If you're interested in assisting the reunion committee, in any beneficial way, please contact Carlotta or Greg by email. (please see contact information below).
Who should I contact if I have any further questions?
For more information or if you have any reunion related questions, please email Carlotta Tessier ([email protected]) or Greg Handgis ([email protected]). Thank you

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