Plan of Events ~ Directions to Seymour Johnson Air Force Base ~ Accommodation Information

Plan of Events:
Our wedding will be in Goldsboro, NC, it is a relatively central location for everyone and it is where Courtney went to high school. The wedding and the reception will be held on Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro, NC. We will post instructions on how to gain entrance to the air force base at a later date so please check back.

This page will be updated shortly with all correct and updated information so please check back again. We are not sure yet if you will have to register your vehicle or if we will be able to provide a pass to all wedding attendees. When we find out we will post it on this page.
Pass and Registration/Visitor Center (Site)
Location............................................: Bldg 1700, On Wright Brothers Ave. (On right hand side, just before entering the Main Gate).
Telephone..........................................: (919) 722-1345/1346
Hours of Operation..............................: Sun - Thur: 0700 - 2200, Fri - Sat: 0700-2400
Comments............................................: To register a vehicle on base, you must have a Military ID card, valid Driver’s License, proof of ownership (a valid registration) and proof of insurance. Upon arrival, personnel have three days to register their vehicle.


Friday 5:00pm, Wedding Rehearsal:
The wedding rehearsal will be held at 5:00pm on Friday, October 29, 2004 at the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Chapel. The base chapel is located at 1505 Vermont Garrison Street, Goldsboro, NC 27531 and the phone number is 919-722-0315.

directions:
Continue on US-70 EAST
Exit on BERKELEY BLVD/Snow Hill/Seymour Johnson AFB
Turn RIGHT (West) onto BERKELEY BLVD
Enter SJAFB now on WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE
Turn LEFT onto REAM ST
Turn RIGHT WRIGHT AVE/WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE going towards BIGGS ST
Turn on V GARRISON ST/VERMONT GARRISON ST
Arrive at 1505 VERMONT GARRISON ST, GOLDSBORO


Friday ~6:00pm, Rehearsal Dinner:
Following the rehearsal, probably around 6:00pm, the rehearsal dinner will be held at the Elks Lodge Bpoe 139. The rehearsal dinner will include pumpkin carving (an annual event as evidenced by The Pumpkin Fest), North Carolina barbecue (thanks to the Barnwell's), dancing, slide shows, and more… The Elks Lodge is located at 105 E Chestnut St, Goldsboro, NC and the phone number is (919) 735-3131.

Directions
From the Chapel
Turn RIGHT WRIGHT AVE/WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE
Turn LEFT onto REAM ST
Turn RIGHT on WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE, EXIT SJAFB
EXIT SJAFB now on BERKELEY BLVD
Turn on E ASH ST - go 3.4 mi
Turn on N WILLIAM ST
Turn on RIGHT E CHESTNUT ST
Arrive at 105 E CHESTNUT ST, GOLDSBORO


Saturday 3:00pm, Wedding:
The wedding will be on Saturday, October 30, 2004 at 3:00 in the afternoon at the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Chapel. Due to increased security at military installations, you will he asked to show a picture ID at Seymour Johnson AFB upon entry. Please allow 10 minutes extra time for entering the base.

Saturday ~4:00pm, Reception:
The reception will be held immediately following the wedding at the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Officer's Club. The reception will include cake cutting, dancing, eating (dinner will be served…so make sure you RSVP!), more dancing, and lots of fun…

directions:
From US-70 EAST
Exit on BERKELEY BLVD/Snow Hill/Seymour Johnson AFB
Turn RIGHT (West) onto BERKELEY BLVD
Enter SJAFB now on WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE

Arrive at 1175 WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE, GOLDSBORO

From the Chapel
Turn on WRIGHT AVE/WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE
Turn on REAM ST
Turn on WRIGHT AVE/WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE
Arrive at 1175 WRIGHT BROTHERS AVE, GOLDSBORO


We look forward to seeing you in Goldsboro in October!



Directions to Seymour Johnson Air Force Base


http://www.seymourjohnson.af.mil/base_info/base_info.htm

directions

From RDU Airport:
AVIATION PKY towards I-40
Take I-40 EAST towards RALEIGH - go 8.6 MI
Continue on I-40 EAST/I-440 EAST - go 7.9 MI
Continue on I-40 EAST towards BENSON - go 4.0 MI
At exit 306, turn RIGHT onto Ramp (US-70 / Garner / Smithfield / Goldsboro)
Take Ramp onto US-70
Bear RIGHT (South) onto Ramp (US-70 East Bypass/Kinston/Wilson)
Exit on Berkeley Blvd/Snow Hill/Seymour Johnson AFB
Turn RIGHT (West) onto Berkeley Blvd

From I-95 South:
Take I-95 North to North Carolina Exit 97 (Smithfield/Goldsboro)
Turn right onto US-70
Stay on US-70 for 20 miles
Get on Ramp (US-70 East Bypass/Kinston/Wilson)
Exit on Berkeley Blvd/Snow Hill/Seymour Johnson AFB
Turn right onto Berkeley Blvd

From I-95 North:
Take I-95 South to North Carolina Exit 97 (Smithfield/Goldsboro)
Turn Left onto US-70
Stay on US-70 for 20 miles
Get on Ramp (US-70 East Bypass/Kinston/Wilson)
Exit on Berkeley Blvd/Snow Hill/Seymour Johnson AFB
Turn Right onto Berkeley Blvd.


 

Accommodation Information

Comfort Suites 2613 North Park Drive Goldsboro NC 27534:

The wedding party price is $74.66 plus taxes for either a king single or double queen room. A block of 35 rooms have been reserved for 28, 29 and 30 Oct. All you need to do is contact COMFORT SUITES at (919) 759-0098 to reserve your room. Rooms will be held until two weeks prior to the wedding, so make your reservation by 15 Oct under the DUKE/BOGAN wedding.

Hotel & Suite include:

- Largest rooms in the county
- Indoor heated pool (great for late Oct)
- Sauna
- Complimentary Continental Breakfast
- Game Room
- Fitness Equipment
- Extended living area in each suite, with pull out sofa, coffee table and end table
- In-suite coffee, microwave, mini-fridge, blow dryer, iron
- Data port phones
- Free 24 hour instant Internet service in all "King" suites.
- Check out time is 12:00

Local Restaurants Near By:

- Outback - Applebee's
- Chili's - McCall's BBQ & Seafood
- Nino's Italian Grille - Ruby Tuesday
- Texas Steak House - Logan's Roadhouse