I have ordered my chemicals from Photographers Formulary for many years. Their cheery voices were always a great part to any day. Several of my friends have taken workshops at their facility from the like of Sandy King, Tim Rudmen, Bruce Barnbaum and many others.
Well in person the Formulary people are even nicer! Erna (my sweetie) and I spent well over 2 hours touring the darkrooms, chemical prep areas, main meeting areas plus the B and B they operate. Boy what a first rate facility! There is ample room for tents and RV's as well.
Loaded the trailer up with PyroCat-HD and Ansco 130 plus a B&W gum kit.
I don't know if any of you remember the APUG conference we did in Toronto a number of years ago but I think a similar idea could be done at the Formulary. Ummm, something to ponder. East coast has Photostock, west coast could have ......