What is a Family Reunion?

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Have you ever heard your parents talk about a cousin, and you know the name and face from pictures, but you have never actually met them?  Or, perhaps you have a large part of your family who lives 1200 miles away whom you never get to see because your busy schedules just don’t line up [...]

Planning Your Family Reunion Itinerary

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Whenever there are travelers, there is a need for a travel plan.  For a family reunion, this is especially important since they tend to span over several days.  You might want to consider creating a family reunion itinerary, which basically tells your family where they need to be and when. You can also create agendas [...]

Family Reunion Scavenger Hunt Ideas

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Scavenger hunts are a great time, and can be used as an icebreaker during a family reunion event.  Family reunion scavenger hunts can be traditional, where you have to find “things” on a list, or as a way to get you to talk to others by collecting signatures of those whom items in the scavenger [...]

Beach Games and Activities for Kids

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Having a family gathering or family reunion on the beach?  Then you’ll likely need some good beach games for kids to keep them busy, so the adults can relax and catch a tan.  There really is a lot of things you can do on a beach, which is why it’s such a hotspot (literally) for [...]

Top 10 Family Reunion Destinations


A destination can make or break any kind of large gathering, including a family reunion.  Sometimes it can be tough finding the perfect place, where it will be possible to entertain your entire family.  You have to make sure there’s things to do for the kids, places to kick back and relax, or just fun [...]

Family Reunion Centerpieces & Table Decorations

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Centerpieces are not simply just something to put in the middle of the table; they are to be beautiful, elegant or simple, decorations on every table that really bring the other decorations together!  They can be so decorative that you might not need many other decorations, or so simple that they just add the perfect [...]

30 Memorable Family Reunion Quotes

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There’s nothing quite like a family gathering!  If a family reunion is in the works, and you happen to be the one setting the plans, then it is probably a good idea to look into some good family reunion quotes. Family reunion quotes can be used on everything:  Family reunion announcement letters, welcome letters, website, [...]

Organizing your Family Reunion Agenda

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“Shoot!  We forgot to do that!”  This is something that you don’t want to be saying after the family reunion has ended. As with any large gathering, an agenda can be very helpful at a family reunion; it is basically a schedule of events and helps to ensure that you do not miss a thing. [...]