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LST Week 2007

In Evansville , Indiana

Evansville : World Champion LST Builders during WW II and the home port of the only operational WW2 LST in the United States

Wednesday, September 26th through Sunday, September 30th

Make Plans and Mail Your Registration Form Now!

If you missed LST Week 2006 you missed the LST party of a lifetime!
LST Week 2007 will be even bigger and better. Just some of the events:


  • Free Hospitality Suite at the Executive Inn
  • Tour WWII LST Warship
  • Breakfast onboard LST prepared by ship’s cook – free (Wednesday)
  • LCVP “Higgins boat” rides on the Ohio River – donation (Weds., Thurs., Fri., Sat.)
  • Casino Aztar Night – free reception at Casino Aztar, dinner and gaming available (Weds.)
  • Memorial Members Reception on LST 325 (free) – special speaker (Thurs.)
    (limited to Memorial members and a guest)
  • Free shuttle buses from Executive Inn to museums and other local tourist destinations
  • Free full buffet breakfast at Executive Inn for those staying at that hotel
  • Airplane flyovers of Evansville and LST ($20 – pay at airport)
  • Shopping trips for ladies to Eastland Mall in Evansville – free shuttle  (Weds. & Sat.)
  • Tour famous Reitz Home Victorian mansion ($5 pay at Reitz Home) – Weds., Thurs., Fri.
  • LST/Amphib Banquet Friday night (the 2006 banquet was unbelievable) ($25)
  • Stage Door Canteen Show Extravaganza - a fantastic show with 1940s band music and dancing on Saturday night ($10)
    (Show is $20 to those not registered for LST Week 2007)
  • ♦ LST will Sail !!!*  take a once-in-a-lifetime ride on a ship that landed on Omaha Beach during the D-Day Invasion – free  (will sail on Thursday only - must be 18 years or older)

To take part in LST Week 2007, you do not have to attend all five days; you can pick and choose your days.
Those planning on taking part in all of the events should arrive in Evansville on Tuesday, Set. 25th.
Check-out day is Sun. Sept. 30th.LST Week 2007
Headquarters will again be at the Executive Inn in Evansville www.executiveinnevansville.com or dial toll free 1-877-424-0888
If you call the Executive Inn to reserve a room, make sure to let them know that you are coming to town for LST Week!
For further information on LST Week 2007 email the ship at LST_325@hotmail.com
or call the ship's office at 812-435-8678

♦ Become an LST Memorial member: go to  www.LSTmemorial.org/memberships ♦