The Solvang Gathering ~ Hounds of the World is a weekend of friendship and fellowship for greyhound & sighthound owners. Our goal is to raise funds for individual 501(c)3 greyhound and sighthound adoption groups and as such we do our utmost to keep expenses down. Greyhound Studies provides us with free space to post links for registration. Our Facebook page and Yahoo group provides information and updates on the gathering. We apologize for any inconvenience. After fully reading the registration information, if you find you need additional assistance regarding 2019 registration, please email: email@example.com and put “HELP!!!” in the subject line.
The Solvang Gathering Planners & Greyhounds Make Great Pets
The Solvang Gathering is scheduled for Friday January 10, Saturday January 11, and Sunday Janauary 12, 2020. The early bird get together will be on Thursday January 9, 2020.
Registration is for all 3 days of the gathering. Sorry no exceptions.
Registrations are NOT refundable and if you are unable to attend the gathering your total registration will be considered a donation.
When registering, please provide all requested information.
Discount advanced registration will close November 24, 2019.
Advanced registration will close December 31, 2019.
**2020 registration for the papier-mâché greyhound class is limited to 20 participants and will be determined by first come paid registrations. We will announce when the class has been filled. Any paid registrations received AFTER the class is filled will be given the option for a refund for the class ONLY. No other refunds will be given for the 2020 registrations.
Email confirmation will be sent once your registration has been fully processed. Be sure the email address you include on your registration form is current.
For questions regarding 2020 registration, email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org and put “Registration Inquiry” in the subject line.
ADULTS: Discount Advanced Registration of $40.00 per adult will end on November 24, 2019. PayPal and mail~in registrations must be received by November 24 to qualify for the discount.
After 11:59 pm on November 24, 2019, Advanced Registration by mail and PayPal will be $45.00 per adult. Advanced Registration by mail and PayPal will end at 11:59pm on December 31, 2019 and after that all registrations will be handled at the door.
Registration at the door during the event is $45.00 per adult.
CHILDREN under 15 years of age: Advanced registration by mail (check or money order) and via PayPal is as well as at the door (cash, check, charge) during the event is $20.00 per child.
PAPIER~MACHE GREYHOUND CLASS: The charge is $45 per kit and you must pay for the class at the time of your advanced registration. Class size is limited to 20. Participants are asked to bring a Sunday edition size newspaper and one or two glossy print magazines. Once registered, those attending class will receive an email with additional details.
SOLVANG STREAK: The charge is $5.00 per dog in advance and you must provide the name, breed and age of each dog at the time of your advanced registration. If you register at the door (cash, check,charge) or wish to sign up at the Streak site (cash or check only), the charge will be $8.00 per dog and you must provide the name, breed and age of each dog. If you have 2 or more dogs participating in The Solvang Streak, and wish them to run together, your dogs will need to have and be wearing their muzzles.
SENIOR SPOTLIGHT RECOGNITION: There is a $10.00 per dog for the Senior Recognition however you must submit the name, age (10 years & older) and gender of your senior dog(s) with your registration.
MEMORIAL BELL CEREMONY: There is no additional charge for the name(s) that you wish to have read at the Memorial Bell Ceremony however any names must be submitted with your registration.
When registering for The Solvang Gathering 2020, please provide all requested information. This is very important because if any section is left blank, your registration will not be processed correctly and will cause a delay. Email confirmation will be sent once your registration has been fully processed. Be sure the email address you include on your registration form is current.
The Solvang Gathering ~ Hounds of the World
January 9~12, 2020