Dave Wooten, it would be central to have it in vegas if this was a south west get together. Problem is this is for California, sort of a freeway meet. Las Vegas is in the wrong state. You are very much welcome to come and join us in California.
Is the weekend nearest valentines ok with people? If it is, lets give this until next Monday for replies, then stick to the most popular place. If we have more than 10 people, we usually get a discount on rooms.