The 15th
Harp Guitar


Hosted by

The Museum of Making Music

in Carlsbad, California

Master of Ceremonies
Gregg Miner
(Sir Gregory

We will be staying at the

Grand Pacific Palisades Resort & Hotel

5805 Armada Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone: (800) 725-4723

Our Group rate ***
$149 - 1 person, 1 king bed, 1 breakfast voucher

If more than ONE person is staying in the KING room, you MUST request and pay for a second breakfast voucher at the time the reservation is made (an additional $10), or the voucher price will rise to $16 at the desk check in. 

$159 - 2 persons, 2 queen beds, 2 breakfast vouchers

(base rate, not including taxes & fees; additional breakfast voucher $10 each - request at time of reservation)

YOU MUST CALL TO RESERVE (not online) for our group rate, and mention "Harp Guitar."

Reservation cut off date is September 14th, 2017.  Reserve early as October is a busy tourist season.
As a bonus, the hotel is honoring our special rate for 3 days prior to the event and 3 days following.

*** Includes breakfast buffet at the adjacent Karl Strauss Restaurant ($16 value), free parking and all Resort amenities (pool, spa, gym, game room, etc.)


  • San Diego SAN. San Diego, CA (28 miles). This is the closest major airport to our hotel.  There is no shuttle service from the airport to the hotel. A taxi ride is ~$115; we will also be doing a few pickups and dropoffs, as may your fellow attendees.  Please post on the Gathering's Facebook page or contact us if you are willing to give a ride or need one and we will try to put you in contact with each other.

  • Orange County John Wayne SNA. Santa Ana, CA (51 miles).  A good option for those vacationing in the area.

  • LA Ontario ONT Ontario, CA (67 miles) 

  • Long Beach LGB Long Beach, CA (69 miles) 

  • Los Angeles LAX Los Angeles, CA (86 miles).  Major international airport, good choice for vacationers.

  • Burbank Bob Hope BUR Burbank, CA (97 miles).  Closest to our own home, nice and fast in and out.

Schedule of Events Registration Featured Performers Hotel & Airports Venue & Exhibit Vacationing? HOME

The Harp Guitar Foundation            The Harp Guitar Gathering

History          Players         Music         Luthiers         Iconography         Articles 

 Forum                 About                Links                Site Map                Search               Contact

All Site Contents Copyright  Gregg Miner,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015,2016,2017. All Rights Reserved.

Copyright and Fair Use of material and use of images: See Copyright and Fair Use policy.