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Thursday December 5th - Sunday December 8th, 2024
Currently Under Planning

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Preliminary Itinerary​ Can Be Found Below...

Subject to Change

Flight Groups Leaving From: 

Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Jacksonville, Tampa, Orlando, West Palm Beach

Speak with the Worshipful Master or Secretary for More Information.


Preliminary Itinerary​

Thursday, Dec 5

  • Arrival: Arrive in Washington, D.C., at your leisure.

  • Evening:

    • 6:30 p.m.: Introductions and drawing names for the wreath ceremony participants in the hotel lobby.

    • Dinner: We will go out to eat in groups.

Friday, Dec 6

  • Morning:

    • Breakfast: 6:30—7:15 a.m. at the hotel.

    • 7:15 a.m.: Motorcoach departs for Arlington National Cemetery.

    • 8:00 a.m.: Arrive at Arlington National Cemetery.

    • 8:15 a.m.: Trolley Tour of Cemetery, including the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

    • 9:15 a.m.: Public Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier by our Grand Master and three Brothers chosen by lottery.

    • After the ceremony: Continue the Trolley Tour.

    • Reboard Motorcoach.

  • Midday:

    • Activities and lunch are being planned.

  • Afternoon and Evening:

    • After 4:00 p.m.: Arrive at the House of the Temple for a short tour.

    • Tyled meeting in one of the Lodge rooms (Florida Work with dispensation) with presentations.

    • Catered banquet/buffet in the George Washington Dining Room.

    • After dinner: Motorcoach tour of Lincoln, Vietnam, Korean Memorials, and The Iwo Jima Memorial.

    • Return to hotel.

    Note: The evening itinerary may change based on weather or additional monument visits.

  • Attire: Suit and tie/business attire.

  • Cost: The total cost for Friday should be between $175.00 and $200.00 per Brother.

Saturday, Dec 7

  • Morning:

    • Breakfast at the hotel: 7:30 a.m.

    • Free time.

  • Afternoon:

    • 2:15 p.m.: Board Motorcoach to Potomac Lodge No.5.

    • 3:00 p.m.: Reception at Potomac Lodge No.5.

    • 4:00 p.m.: Installation of Lodge Officers at Potomac Lodge No.5 in Georgetown.

    Note: A ticketed Holiday Party is available after the installation. When available, an updated flyer will send a link to purchase tickets.

  • Attire: DDGM, PDDGM GL Tux, otherwise business attire.


Sunday or Monday

  • Departure: Return home at your will and pleasure.

Note: A new flyer with payment instructions will be sent once the committee finalizes the cost.

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