A CELEBRATION OF FRIENDS, INC.
My friends, welcome to our website.
Our yearly conventions are "Celebrations" of the mature gay man.
We are a registered 501(c)4 non-profit organization.
ACOF MISSION STATEMENT: To provide warm, comfortable, safe and engaging gatherings recognizing and promoting self-worth, dignity, kindness and friendships within our senior population. To that end, we strive not only to host celebrations of our seniors, but family type reunions of our friends and brothers through supportive connections within our nationwide and international scope.
Please Note: The Orlando DoubleTree Hotel is under new ownership and currently undergoing renovation. Consequently, at this time we are unsure of the date of the next Celebration. However, we have received many invitations to host the Celebration in several different cities: Chicago, Ft. Lauderdale, Key West, Miami, New Orleans, Orlando, Palm Springs and San Diego.
We will let you know the location and date of the next Celebration as soon as we can! In the mean time, feel free to check out the 2015 Celebration gallery.
The 2015 A Celebration of Friends weekend will be held at The Doubletree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld located at 10100 International Drive Orlando, Florida 32821. Guests of the Celebration will have the entire enclosed east wing of the hotel & pool for our privacy & exclusive use.
Registration for the 2015 A Celebration of Friends weekend for guests staying at the host hotel will be:
$125 1 June - 15 July 2015
$150 (at the door)
$50 Day Passes Thursday, Friday & Sunday
$75 Saturday Pass (Day Passes do not include Buffet Breakfast or Happy Hour.)
(Due to planning and scheduling costs:
ALL REGISTRATION FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND NON-TRANSFERABLE.)
While staying at the Doubletree registered A Celebration of Friends guest will receive these benefits during the Celebration:
- Complimentary high speed internet (WiFi)
- Discounted daily $5 self-parking
- Complimentary daily FULL American breakfast buffets
- Complimentary daily Full Open Bar and Happy Hour.
- Access to our 'private' daily Movie Screenings and Pool Parties.
- Complimentary nightly entertainment on hotel grounds.
- Complimentary refrigerators in room upon request (While they last).
- Complimentary shuttle service to Disney World, Universal Orlando and Sea World.
- And most importantly, the opportunity to meet, mingle and date hundreds of beautiful mature gay men from around the world.
So make your plans now and come join the rest of our "Family" during our yearly Family Reunion. For hotel reservations, click on the “Hotel Reservations” box on the upper right.
Looking forward to seeing all our old friends again and meeting many many more.
The Board of
A Celebration of Friends, Inc.
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