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Special Events at Riverwalk Place. Jeep Creep at Riverwalk Place.

  • REGISTER FOR THE JEEP CREEP TODAY AT (989) 246-9140!


Love Jeeps? Don't Miss The Jeep Creep!


Last year we hosted 421 Jeeps and 2015 will be bigger and better!
Join us Friday, October 23 through Sunday, October 25 for another awesome Jeep Creep!
Check out a huge vendor row, tons of Jeeps, prize giveaways and drawings, Trunk or Treat and much more! PLUS, don't miss LIVE entertainment sponsored by Loose Motor Sales of Gladwin with the Brenda Loomis Band! Great country hits from a hometown star who's a Nashville Recording Artist! Enjoy the Official Beer of the Jeep Creep with Midland Brewing Company Beers during our awesome deal on Saturday in the Riverwalk Place Lobby!
Plus, you won't leave hungry with our Chili Bar open Friday & Saturday!
Click Here For Jeep Creep Flyer & Schedule
Click Here To See Where 2012 Jeepers Came From
Click Here To See Where 2013 Jeepers Came From
Click Here To See Where 2014 Jeepers Came From



Register Today!


Registration Fee: $15 per Jeep (Jeeps ONLY, One Registration Per Vehicle)
Jeepers wishing to attend can register at (989) 246-9140,
download the packet below or you may register the day of the event.
Register early so you don't have to wait so long in line at the event.
- PLUS, register before October 9 and receive 20 BONUS giveaway entries!
- You can register October 9 - 21, but you will not receive 20 BONUS giveaway entries.
- Registration CLOSES Wednesday, October 21 - after that you will register the day of.
- Arrive on Friday, October 23 for an additional 10 BONUS entries!
- Event is CHECK or CASH ONLY (there is NOT an ATM on site) Make Checks Payable To: Riverwalk Place
Click Here For The Registration Form



Registered Jeeps Receive


The first 500 Jeeps (including pre-registered) will receive a goody bag.
After 500 registration includes a t-shirt only.
1 Goody Bag Containing:
- 2 Jeep Creep VIP Passes
- 1 Jeep Creep T-Shirt
- 1 Entry for Prize Giveaways
- and MUCH MORE!
- Additional T-Shirts will be for sale at Registration/Check-In for $10



Jeepers, Please Bring


- Candy for the Kid's Trunk or Treat (advertised to 800; about 500 attended)
- Pet Food/Item Donations which will be given to
Gladwin County Animal Shelter and Claws & Paws Rescue
(donations taken in lobby)
- Non-Perishable Food Donations to benefit Sacred Heart Mission of Gladwin
(donations taken in lobby)
- Thank you all for your amazing and continued generosity,
our community cannot thank you enough for all the donations you bring!



Vendors


- If you are interested in becoming a vendor you MUST
contact Meghan at (989) 246-9140 in order to participate at the event
- All local organizations wishing to distribute information at Jeep Creep
also need to contact Meghan in order to do so
- Thank you all for your understanding.



Parking


- When you arrive at the event you must check-in at the registration table.
- You will receive a parking pass mirror hang tag for the event.
- Please display this from your rearview mirror.
- If you do not display or have a parking pass you will be asked to check-in and register your Jeep or you'll need to park at another location.
- Riverwalk Place can usually fit close to 200 Jeeps depending on weather.
- Once the Riverwalk Place lot is full registered Jeeps need to park at Graff's.
- For those Jeepers who have rooms booked at Riverwalk Place there will parking spaces reserved for you. Special instructions will be sent to you prior to the event.
- If your Jeep is for sale you'll need to register for the Graff's Sale Site (see details below) and you must park in the designated area at Graff's.
- If you do not want to participate in the Trunk or Treat please leave the lot at 12:30pm to reduce congestion and confusion.
- We appreciate your cooperation and our Parking Lot Staff & Volunteers will be there to help you all find the spaces available.
- Spectator Parking is available at nearby locations like the Gladwin County Courthouse, Gladwin City Hall and just across from Graff's.
- Riverwalk Place customers not participating in Jeep Creep may park in the secured lot at the Marathon Next Door Food Store - please see the parking attendants for assistance.



Graff's Sale Site


- The Graff's Sale Site is an area near the Challenge Course for Jeeps that are for sale.
- If you want to place a for sale sign on your vehicle, you must register for the Sale Site.
- To register for the Sale Site simply add $10 to your registration fee - making the total $25.
- Circle YES on the Registration Form where it asks if your Jeep is for sale.
- Your Parking Pass will be a different color so the Sale Site stays exclusive.
- This will give you maximum traffic as all Jeeps for sale will be located in one area.
- Looking for a Jeep? This is the place to shop! Used and New vehicles will be on display.



Accommodations


RIVERWALK PLACE (989) 246-8000
- Hotel Rooms and Luxury Suites

RIVERTOWN INN (989) 246-9130
- Hotel Rooms & Pool
- Located just 1 mile away!

GLADWIN CITY PARK (989) 426-8126
- Camp at the park and walk to Riverwalk Place on a paved trail for just $23
- Registered Jeeps get into the park for free with their Jeep Creep VIP Pass
- All other vehicles must pay a $3 entrance fee



Schedule (subject to change)


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23
- 1PM-8PM Registration Open
- 2PM-6PM Vendor Row Open
- 2PM-6PM Challenge Course Open *Built By Rocks & Valleys*
- 2PM-6PM Graff's Sale Site Open
- 4PM Maintenance Seminar at Ironman Offroad Vendor Row Booth
- 6PM-8PM Jeepette Party at Oasis Salon & Spa
- 7PM-8PM Awards Judging *You MUST Be Decorated By 7PM*
- 7PM-10PM Live Music with Wil & Kat
- 8:30PM National Anthem & Jeep Creep Awards
- Awards include Drove The Farthest, Best Beast, Best Military, Best Verteran's Jeep and More! Halloween Awards include Best Costumes, Best Lights, Creepiest Jeep and More!
*Trophies are being made by JCR Offroad!*

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24
- 8AM-11AM Riverwalk Grill Serving Breakfast
- 8AM-1PM Registration Open
- 9AM-6PM Vendor Row Open
- 9AM-6PM Challenge Course Open *Built By Rocks & Valleys*
- 9AM-6Pm Graff's Sale Site Open
- 9AM-6PM Tom Gillman Chainsaw Carver in Vendor Row *Sponsored By Ironman Offroad*
- 10AM GLFWDA Trail Communications Seminar in Vendor Row
- 10:30AM GLFWDA Wheeling With Pets in Vendor Row
- 11AM Riverwalk Grill Serving Lunch
- 11AM-4PM Burger & Hot Dog Deals at Riverwalk Place Main Entrance
- 11AM-5PM Claws and Paws Rescue Animal Adoption Event in Riverwalk Place Garage
- 11:30AM GLFWDA Equipping Your Rig Seminar at Challenge Course
- Noon Mummy Challenge at Graff's
- Noon-4PM Kid's Coloring Station at Riverwalk Place
- Noon-5PM Lord of the Gourd Pumpkin Carver in Riverwalk Place Lobby
*Sponsored By Vasher's & GBPA*
- 1PM-10PM Midland Brewing Company Beer Deal in Riverwalk Place Lobby
- 1PM-2PM Trunk or Treat at RIVERWALK PLACE
- 2PM-3PM Trunk or Treat at GRAFF's
- 4PM Jeep Creep Parade
- 6PM Jeep Blessing & Giveaways
- Immediately After The Giveaways: LIVE MUSIC with the BRENDA LOOMIS BAND!

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25
- 8AM-11AM Riverwalk Grill Serving Breakfast
- 8AM-11AM Registration Open
- 8:30AM GLFWDA Meeting in Banquet Space
- 10AM-7PM Rocks & Valleys Open $10 per Jeep
- 11AM Jeep Creep Trail Ride Departs (see details below)



Vendor Row Drawing


- This drawing is separate from the Giveaways for Jeepers.
- The Vendor Row Drawing is open to anyone - Jeepers and Spectators.
- To get entries for this drawing you'll need to visit the great people in Vendor Row.
- Simply ask for a drawing entry after you chat and see what they have to offer.
- Tear your tickets in half - keep half, half goes in the marked drum in the lobby.
- NOTE: This drawing drum is separate from the Jeepers Giveaway Drum.
- Do not pester vendors to give you more than one ticket - they have the right to refuse if you take advantage of this.



Seminars


- Essential Maintenance Seminar hosted by Ironman Offroad will get you on the right track
with what needs to be done to your Jeep and when. Dale and team will give pointers,
techniques and more. "Essential Maintenance" will take place at 4PM on Friday at the Ironman Offroad Vendor Row Booth.

- The seminar "Trail Communications" hosted by Great Lakes Four Wheel Drive Association
will give tips on how to set up radios and other devices within your Jeep for use on
trail rides. "Trail Communications" will take place at 10AM on Saturday at the GLFWDA Vendor Booth.

- Don't miss the "Wheeling With Pets" seminar hosted by GLFWDA.
You'll get pointers about taking your four legged friends wheeling - safety, supplies and more! "Wheeling With Pets" will take place at 10:30AM on Saturday at the GLFWDA Vendor Row Booth.

- Don't miss our seminar "Equipping Your Rig" hosted by Great Lakes Four Wheel Drive
Association. Get pointers on off road set up and tools of the trade you shouldn't leave
home without. Plus, essential safety equipment and strategies. "Equipping Your Rig"
will take place at 11:30AM on Saturday at the Challenge Course.

Mummy Challenge


The Mummy Challenge will take place at Graff's at Noon on Saturday.
Teams of 2 people will participate with one teammate wrapping the other
in all of the toilet paper they are provided with.
The teams that finish first, second and third will win prizes and
first place will take home a special handmade mummy trophy!

Jeepette Spa Party


This is a VIP event for the ladies that attend Jeep Creep! Oasis Salon & Spa will be open
just for you on Friday, October 23 from 6-8PM! Enjoy complimentary appetizers and beverages just outside of the Oasis Relaxation Room located on the second floor. While enjoying a treat you'll have the opportunity to purchase a spa pass for $25 (valued at over $40) that will allow you to receive three of the following services:
- Chair Massage
- Paraffin Hand Dip with Herbal Hug
- Make & Take doTerra Essential Oil Lotion or Scrub
- doTerra Zyto Scan {This service shows you what essential oils your body is lacking.}
- Mini Facial {Sessions at 6PM, 6:30PM, 7PM & 7:30PM}
Your spa pass also comes with a coupon valid for $5 off any retail purchase of $20 or more made at Oasis through Sunday, October 25.

Reserve your spa pass by Friday, October 9 and pay just $20 {valued at over $40}! Simply email splude@riverwalkplace.net to reserve your spa pass.
After October 9 spa passes will be available at the Jeepette Spa Party for $25.

You've enjoyed a treat and purchased your spa pass, so what's next? Wander into the Relaxation Room, that you can enjoy before any scheduled service, and discover all that Oasis has to offer. You'll tour through our Massage Rooms, Facial Rooms and experience a complimentary Coco Mango Hand Scrub. You'll then see the river view from the salon and
our available retail items so you can take a piece of Oasis home with you! Your last stop is the Oasis Front Desk where we'll be ready to book any last minute spa services just for you!
PLUS, watch your email inbox or call for EXCLUSIVE spa deals for
registered Jeepers and book your appointments now at (989) 426-5715.

Driver's Challenge Course


The course is built and sponsored by Rocks & Valleys Offroad Park and hosted by Graff Motor Sales and Country Firewood. Jeepers wishing to drive the course will pay $20 for a One Day Pass or $30 for a Two Day Pass at registration on Friday or Saturday.
- $20 One Day Pass or $30 Two Day Pass
- Your Jeep must be registered and you must show your Jeep Creep VIP Pass to participate
- Course is located behind Graff's and is open 2PM-6PM on Friday and 9AM-6PM on Saturday
- Low to Moderate skill level with bypasses on the more difficult areas
- Stock Jeeps can run this course
- Jeepers must follow course rules and event staff decisions are final



Trail Rides


Jeepers wishing to trail ride have three options and must sign up at the registration table
on Friday, Saturday or before 10:00AM on Sunday, October 25.
OPTION 1: GUIDED ORV TRAIL RIDE
- Ride takes you on ORV Trails North of Gladwin throughout the Denton Creek Area
- This ride is FREE to registered Jeeps (you must have registered your Jeep to participate)
- The ride will have a low level of difficulty and is guided - Approximate length is 78 miles and will take between 4-5 hours - There is a major road crossing in the middle and you can head for home at that point if you wish - Maps will be available at the registration table and there will be a driver's meeting on Sunday before departure
Click Here For Map

OPTION 2: ROCKS & VALLEYS TRIP
- Rocks & Valleys is open on Sunday 10AM-7PM
- Cost is $10 to registered Jeeps (you must register your Jeep to participate)
- You must show your Jeep Creep VIP Pass at Rocks & Valleys to participate
- Rocks & Valleys features varying levels of difficulty from stock to extreme
- You will pay the $10 upon arriving at Rocks & Valleys

OPTION 3: UNGUIDED SEASONAL ROAD RIDE
- Ride takes you on Seasonal Roads North of Gladwin throughout the Dunham Lake Area
- This ride is FREE to registered Jeeps (you must have registered your Jeep to participate)
- The ride will have a low level of difficulty and is NOT guided
- Approximate length is 70 miles and will take close to 3 hours
- Maps will be available at the registration table

View Jeep Creep Trail Ride in a larger map

TO PARTICIPATE:
- You must sign up for Option 1 or 2 at registration
- Please sign up on Friday, Saturday or by 10:00AM on Sunday
- All drivers and passengers are required to sign a waiver
- For Option 3: grab a map, go with a group or alone and enjoy the day at your own pace.



Contact Us


Questions? Call (989) 246-9140 or e-mail Meghan at info@riverwalkplace.net



Spectator Parking


Parking will not be available at Riverwalk Place or at Graff's for spectators
as Jeeps will be parked in these areas for everyone to see.
Spectators may park at Gladwin County Courthouse or Gladwin City Hall
- each is just a short walk from Riverwalk Place.



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(989) 246-8000
777 West Cedar Avenue
Gladwin, Michigan 48624