2022 ROOST

The Virtual Roost will be held at 1300 EST Saturday 12 December YOU WILL NEED to complete the preflight by registering for the Roost NOW in order to attend.

To pre-register and receive your clearance - click this link. Register in advance for this event: https://eventlive-info.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_koozJr5uT8epxRG9leOLzw

NOTE: If you responded to our survey about your interest in attending, YOU STILL NEED to complete the preflight by registering for the Roost NOW Once your registration is complete and submitted, you will receive a unique log in by return email. When you receive the reply, click on the link (it will be safe to do so) and test your computer to make sure that you have Zoom ready. If you don't already have the Zoom app installed, you will be prompted to download. We recommend that you install the Zoom app for a better Zoom meeting experience although you don’t have to install it. Then save that link to your calendar and use it to log into the Virtual Roost on Saturday 12 December. Without this unique link you will not be cleared for takeoff and not be able to join the CGAA formation flight to the Virtual Roost.


1 - 4 November 2022
Corpus Christi, Texas


Hotel Reservations

Headquarters: Port Angeles Red Lion. 221 N. Lincoln St. Port Angeles
Reservations 1-800-RED-LION (1-800-733-5466)
Motel has 168 rooms. We have contracted for 50 each night.
Premium rooms (water view) $119/night. Reserved 10 rooms
Standard rooms $99/night 40 rooms.
Attendees make their own reservations and pay the Red Lion. Ask for Roost rate

Roost Activities

September 21, Monday

Hotel Check in

Hospitality Room
Time: Noon until Midnight
Place: Peninsula Room

1700 – free shuttle to 7 Cedars Casino and 7 Brothers Restaurant. Return at 2200. Attendees can drive their own vehicle 20 miles one-way.

September 22, Tuesday

Hospitality Room open 0700 to 2200

Black Ball Ferry to Victoria
Time: Departs 0815, returns at 1700 (two hour trip departs Victoria at 1500) [Note 2] Cost: $37 round-trip.

Passport or enhanced drivers license required. Docks in Victoria walking distance from Royal BC Museum. Walking to shopping.

Butchart Gardens shuttle and entrance is $85 Canadian.This can be arranged separately with Black Ball.

Whale Watching Cruise 
Time: Departs 2013
Cost: $69

Guaranteed Whale sightings.  If you don’t see one on Wednesday you can go on next day. This is a 4-5 hour trip

Welcome Cocktail Party
Place: Red Lion Ball Room
Time: 1800-2200
Cost: $40*

Cash Bar:  Well liquor - $5, house wine -$7, Domestic beer - $5

September 23, Wednesday

Hospitality Room open 0700 to 2200 (closed during awards dinner)

Golf Tournament and Golf awards lunch

Olympic Game Park in Sequim. Cost: Black Ball Shuttle $30*
Time: 0900-1130

Alternatively you can drive yourself – 15 miles to Sequim $17 per person entrance fee.

Unique experience. Drive through loose animals that you can feed whole wheat bread (sold on site). Elk, buffalo, llamas all loose. Caged bears, big cats etc. Shuttle windows go down so you can feed animals.

Hurricane Ridge trip
Large Black Ball Bus
Time: 1300-1700
Cost: $25 *

16-mile drive up 6000 feet with Great views. Guides will give interpretative talks. We will have entertainment on bus as drive up is an hour.

Awards Banquet
Place: Vern Burton Center
Time: 1900-2200
Cost: $60*

Hotel Registration is Open

The world-class Omni Resort hotel, in downtown Corpus Christi (361) 887-1600 is offering a $115 per night special Roost rate beginning Nov 1st through Friday Nov 4th. Simply request ‘CGAA event’ for the $115 rate. There is no deadline to book at this rate, however, there are a limited number of rooms available at that rate.

Make A Reservation

Roost Venue Overview

Welcome to the Gulf Coast Capital where fun can be found anywhere under the sun. Take a trip to North Beach, just minutes from the hotel, and tour the USS Lexington Museum on the Bay or the Texas State Aquarium. We have so many fun activities planned for you from golfing at a premier course to signature experiences like Oyster Shucking that can only be found here in Corpus Christi. Don't forget to explore the local area whether on horseback from the beach or hanging ten in a surf lesson in the waves."

Learn More about Corpus Christi

Travel logistics

Corpus Christi Int’l Air-port is fed from Dallas and Houston. A free shuttle can bring you to the hotel. If you rent a car and drive from San Antonio, the drive is 2.5 hours, Austin is 3.5 hours, Houston Hobby for SW Airlines and the George Bush Airport is a 3.5 hour drive. Hotel parking is $10 per night or there is plenty of free parking nearby. If you come by boat, nearby Corpus Christi marina can berth your vessel or yacht.

Remember, you haven’t been out much lately…come to Texas and spread your wings…again!