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Learn and laugh at the 54th Annual Detroit RV & Camping Show

Posted at 6:12 AM, Feb 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-08 11:01:34-05

NOVI, MICH (WXYZ) — While more than 350 RVs on display at the 54th Annual Detroit RV & Camping Show, February 5-9 at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi are enough to engage the attention of any RV & Camping Show attendee, the multiple speakers at the MARVAC “Let’s Go” Stage are also a good way to spend some time at the show.

Back to the stage are Michigan ambassadors Tom Daldin and Jim Edelman, from the Emmy-winning PBS Show Under the Radar-Michigan. The duo will discuss some of their favorite adventures across the state, including their time spent in an RV nicknamed Steve. Under the Radar-Michigan will be on the MARVAC “Let’s Go” Stage, Saturday, February 8 at noon and 3 p.m.

Other topics covered on the MARVAC “Let’s Go” Stage include:

State of the state parks—Presented by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR), learn what your state parks are doing to provide customers with great outdoor recreation experiences, and where to find the information to ensure your visit is a success.

Campground 101—Perfect for seasoned campers or curious newcomers, this seminar presented by Bob Rohn, Lake of Dreams campground, will give tips and advice on how to make the most of your campground stay.

Choosing the Proper Fifth Wheel Hitch—A review of various fifth wheel towing solutions, towing a fifth wheel with a standard short bed truck and advice on best options for you, presented by PullRite.

Towable RV Suspension Upgrades—Learn the ins and outs of your fifth wheel or travel trailer’s suspension system and how to improve both its performance and durability, presented by MORryde International.

Travel budget—Want to travel and introduce your family to our beautiful country without spending a lot of money? Discover how the Huber’s, a family of five from Eaton Rapids, Michigan, spent six weeks traveling 8,000 miles around the country, while only spending $33 total on lodging.

Attendees can also register to win one of eighteen prizes through the “Enjoy Michigan, Compliments of MARVAC Giveaway!” Prizes include free camping at fantastic campgrounds all around Michigan and RV/camping lifestyle related giveaways. For more information, visit http://www.michiganrvandcampgrounds.org/