National Troopers Coalition 2016 Picnic.

This event is for ACTIVE and RETIRED STATE POLICE and HIGHWAY PATROL only.  Do not order a ticket if you do not qualify.  DEPARTMENT ISSUED ID’s will be checked at the gate and NO REFUNDS will be issued.  The picnic will be held rain or shine.

To encourage early ticket sales, we are offering 2 discounts.  Purchase your ticket before August 1st the price is $85.00.  After August 1st, the price will increase to $100.  There will be no ticket sales at the gate.  Tickets will be available for sale until September 12, 2016 at 11:59PM or until we sell out.  

The second discount is the opportunity to preorder this years NTC Picnic T-shirt at a reduced cost of $15.00.  The T-shirt will be available for sale the day of the event for $20 and with limited supplies.  




On the Pit:  Choice Beef, Turkey Breast, Country Smoked Ham

Bread, Rolls & Condiments

# 2 Steamed Crabs

In case you need some help, here is a video on how to pick crabs;

Homemade Maryland Crab Soup




Goodie Table

Fresh Fruit Bowl, Assorted Cheeses & Crackers, Fresh Vegetables with Dips, Pickled Beets

Potato Salad, Cole Slaw, Soda and Iced Tea



Please contact the administrator at if you are interested in having a booth at the picnic.  There is no charge for a booth but you must buy a ticket for anyone attending.  


Music By

Suspended Justice

Bench Press Competition

Date: 9-22-2016

Start Time:  1100 hours

Weight classes:

180 lbs. and under

181 lbs. to 200lbs.

201 lbs. to 220 lbs.

221 lbs. to 240 lbs.

241 lbs. to unlimited


Liability waiver will need to be signed prior to competing in competition.

Three (3) total lifts

*Any failed lift finishes your competition.  If you fail on your first lift you are disqualified.

Lift-off from rack is allowed

Lift begins when the bar touches the chest

When arms are locked out, rack assist is allowed.

*Winner of each weight class wins a Picnic Tee-shirt and bragging rights.

To preregister please send an email to 

Tug-o-War Competion
Addtional Events are being planned and will be announced when finalized.
We have attempted to put together a list of the hotels in the area for the upcoming NTC Picnic.  In no particular order are several hotels in the area.  For those of you looking at attending an Orioles game you should consider looking at hotels near BWI airport or the Arundel Mills Mall.  Those two locations are about 20 minutes from Camden Yards and about 30 minutes from Sandy Point State Park.

Annapolis Area

Hilton Garden Inn-Annapolis   (410) 266-9006 

National Troops rate 109.00   (King or two queens)


Doubletree-Annapolis  (410) 224-3150

Gov’t rate 121.00


Hampton-Annapolis   (410) 571-0200

Gov’t rate 121.00


Hilton Garden Inn-Kent Island  (410) 827-3877 
Best rate 180.00

Marriott Courtyard-Annapolis   (410) 266-1555

Rates 109.00 to 129.00


Crowne Plaza-Annapolis   (410) 266-3131

Best rate 118.00

Historic Inns of Annapolis  (410) 975-7002  
Rates vary  

BWI Airport Hotels – closer to Baltimore

Aloft Hotel BWI –

Kent Island is located on the opposite side of the Bay but offers the closest hotels to the venue.  Please keep in mind that you will have to pay a toll to cross the Bay Bridge when you go east bound.

Holiday Inn Express – Kent Island $131.81

Best Western on Kent Island – From $106