What's Your Excuse This Year?

June 22nd - 24th 2017


SummerBlast 2017 Details & Registration:

SummerBlast 2017 will be held at the awesome Park Mammoth Resort / Rockcastle Shooting Center in Park City Kentucky. This is a recreational resort specializing in golf, shooting and archery. It also has a restaurant, a lodge and a winery.


Activities:

Thursday, June 22
(Event times to be announced at a later date)

  • Long Range Rifle Shoot / Tuning - This will not be a competition. Its just a time to shoot your rifle long distances with experts available for assistance.
  • Pistol Shoot - This will be a competition
  • 5 Stand Shotgun Trap Shoot - This will be a competition
  • Kids Shoot - This will be a shoot for younger kids (13 and younger) and will be supervised. This will not be a competition.

If you will be attending the long range rifle shoot, you may not be able to attend all of the other shooting events because this will be a long event. However, you may leave the long range rifle shoot early if you wish to attend another event.

Each shooting event will require paying a range fee per shooter. This fee will be collected by the event director at the time of the shoot. You will be allowed to charge this fee on your SummerBlast credit account. Range fees will be announced at a later date.

Friday, June 23
8 AM - 1 PM = Archery Tournament
2 PM = 1st Cornhole Tournament
7 PM = JT Lewis concert

Archery tournament is split into two tournaments. One for compound / longbow and one for crossbow. Range fees per shooter will apply.

Saturday, June 24
8 AM = 2nd Cornhole tournament
11 AM = Cornhole championship game

1 PM = Auction
Evening = Hanging out

Winning team of first cornhole tournament will not play in the second tournament. Winning team of first cornhole tournament will play the winning team of the second cornhole tournament for the championship immediately after the second tournament is finished.


Lodging:

Lodging is available at the Park Mammoth / RockCastle lodge. These are basic hotel rooms on the premises. You are free to stay at any other hotel in the area but this lodge will put you front and center of all of the activities.

The rooms are $89 per night and are on a first come, first serve basis. If we end up booking over 40 rooms, they will drop your price down to $79 per night. We will not be the only event at RockCastle that weekend so reserve your room early or you may not get one.


Meals: 2 options

Option 1 - Buy your own meals:
Meals can be purchased at the restaurant located on the premises or you can opt to eat at one of the local restaurants in the area.

Option 2 - Buy a SummerBlast Meal Card

  • You can purchase a SummerBlast Meal Card that allows you to eat for free at the restaurant.
  • The Meal Card will cover breakfast, lunch and supper on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
  • Cards can be purchased upon arrival with cash or charged to your SummerBlast credit
  • Cost:    > Single user card - $10     Family card - $25

Registration Fee:

There is a registration fee to attend the TalkHunting SummerBlast Event.

Early Registration:  February 1, 2017    through    April 30, 2017

  • Single Registration - $10 per person or an item for the auction with a value of $20 or more
  • Family Registration - $20 per family or an item for the auction with a value of $40 or more

To qualify for early registration you must:

  • Fill out the registration form below before the April 30th deadline
  • Pay your registration fee online before the deadline
  • If you are bringing an auction item as your registration fee, mark that in the form below and just bring it with you.

 

Late Registration: May 1, 2017    through    June 10, 2017

  • Single Registration - $15 per person or an item for the auction with a value of $30 or more
  • Family Registration - $30 per family or an item for the auction with a value of $50 or more

To qualify for late registration you must:

  • Fill out the registration form below before the June 10th deadline
  • Pay your registration fee online or bring it with you to pay upon arrival
  • If you are bringing an auction item as your registration fee, mark that in the form below and just bring it with you.
     

Because it is currently "Early Registration" time, the registration form below is only for early registers. On May 1, it will be changed to the late registration form.


If you have already submitted the Registration Form but haven't paid your registration fee yet, you can do so by clicking below. DO NOT PAY this registration fee before you have registered using the form below.

Single or Family?


SummerBlast Credit Account:

As an attending TalkHunting member, you are allowed to create and use a SummerBlast Credit account. This account allows you to charge such items as range fees, raffle ticket purchases, merchandise purchases, auction items and a meal card. A running tally of what you have charged will be kept and when the auction is over Saturday evening, you will be required to pay off your credit account in full. You can pay this off with cash, debit or credit card. No checks accepted.


SummerBlast T-Shirts:

Do you want to order some SummerBlast T-Shirts? These once a year T-shirts will only be available as an early registration pre-order item. Just select your sizes and quantities when you fill out the registration form below and your T-shirts will be waiting for you when you get to SummerBlast.

If you have already submitted the Registration Form but haven't paid for your T-shirts yet, you can do so by clicking below. DO NOT PAY for t-shirts before you have registered using the registration form below. that is where you order t-shirts. this is just how you pay for them.


Upon Arrival:

Arrival Registration will be available starting around 2 PM on Wednesday, the 21st. When you arrive, follow the steps below:

  • Check into the lodge if that is where you will be staying
  • Fill out any paperwork RockCastle requires in order to use their ranges.
  • Find the TalkHunting meeting room in the lodge for SummerBlast Arrival Registration
  • There you will be issued a meal card (if you purchased one) and a SummerBlast Credit Card / Auction Card.
  • You will also formally sign up for any events you wish to participate in.
  • Also bring any auction items that you have brought with you

Early Registration Form: Deadline - April 30th, 2017

You must register before attending SummerBlast. Late Registration Deadline is June 10th, 2017

Please provide all of the following information:

Name
Street Address
City
State
Zip Code
Cell Phone
TH Username
E-mail
Date and Time Of Expected Arrival

 

What type of registration is this?

Family - $25 per family
Single - $10 per person
 

How many people will be in your party?

Adults
Children (15 and younger)

Have you made your lodging reservations?

Yes. I made them at the Lodge
Yes. but I made them at another location
No, not yet but I will soon

Will you be purchasing a meal card?

Yes. I will pay when I arrive (pay or charge to SummerBlast Credit Account)
No, I will handle my own meals

How many meal cards will you require?

Registration Fee:

I will pay Online before the April 30th deadline
I will bring an item for the auction as my registration fee (as described the the "Registration Fee" section above)

You can pay this registration fee after you submit this registration form or by coming back to this page and paying in the "Meals" section above. Remember, if you are not registering as a family, it is $10 per person attending


Activity Registration:

By signing up for the events below, it will give us an idea of how many people with be participating in each event. You will still have to confirm your event participation upon arrival so you are not stuck participating in events you choose here.


Long Distance Shooting & Training - Thursday Morning - (13 years and older) (range fees will apply)

How Many Participants?

Pistol Shoot - Thursday - (13 years and older) (range fees will apply)

How Many Participants?

Shotgun Shoot - Thursday - (12 years and older) (range fees will apply)

How Many Participants?
 

Kids Shoot - Thursday - (13 years and younger) (range fees will apply)

How Many Participants?
 

3D Archery Tournament (compound & traditional) - Friday Morning - (range fees will apply)

How Many Adults
How Many Children

3D Archery Tournament (crossbow) - Friday Morning - (range fees will apply)

How Many Adults
How Many Children

Cornhole Tournament -  Friday Afternoon & Saturday Morning

How Many Adults
How Many Children

T-Shirt Reservations:

Do you want to order some SummerBlast T-Shirts? These once a year T-shirts will only be available as an early registration pre-order item. Just select your sizes and quantities below and your T-shirts will be waiting for you when you get to SummerBlast.

Cost: Please select your choice

Pre-Purchase - $20 ea
Once you complete this registration, you will be taken to a page where you can pay for your shirts or you can come back later to this page and pay for them in the t-shirt section above. Your order must be paid for before the April 30th deadline. That is when they will be ordered. If you have not paid for your shirts by then, your order will automatically be moved to Pickup status. Your order will be waiting for you at SummerBlast.

Pickup - $25 ea
Once we receive your order, we will mark you down to pay for your order once you arrive at SummerBlast. You will be able to pay with cash or SummerBlast credit account. Your order will be waiting for you at SummerBlast.

These shirts will not be available for Late Registration purchase or for purchase at the event

How many T-shirts do you want?

3X Large
3X Large
2X Large
X Large
Large
Med
Small
Youth M
Youth S  

Questions, concerns or special needs?