Order Tickets by phone!
Tickets sales close Nov 4.

Reservations required for dinner
and salute.

Seating is limited!

417-336-4232

NO TICKETS AT THE DOOR

Corporate Sponsors welcome
Needed in 2020 more than ever!



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23rd Annual Military Gala & Banquet
Sunday, Nov 10, 2019


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22nd Annual Military Gala & Banquet 2018

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24th Annual Military Banquet & Gala

Branson's longest running military salute!

Sunday,  8 NOVEMBER 2020

Saluting Submariners
 and celebrating the

245th Birthday of the United States Marine Corps
 


     

Chateau on the Lake
415 North State Highway 265

Join us in a spectacular setting as we celebrate Freedom and salute our Veterans
with another unforgettable evening of elegant Dining and Celebration in the Great Hall.
       

Call the Chateau NOW for special weekend room rates for GALA attendees   888--333-LAKE

Master of Ceremonies:
LCDR Brian Miller, USN, Ret

 

Chaplain:

 

 

TBD

President of the Mess:

Captain Caleb Dunnam

AV, MOARNG
Instructor of Military Science
College of the Ozarks



  Dancing during Cocktail hour
and after formal event.


Candlelight POW/MIA Service
Lest We Forget
Candidates and Cadets -
 College of the Ozarks
Military Science Program

 Bob Hope aka Bill Johnson
  
Entertainment during dinner

 

Two Hundred Forty Fifth Birthday
of the
United States Marine Corps

USMC Birthday Cake Cutting

 

Outdoor Fireworks at intermission
provided by A.M. Pyrotechnics

Dogtags name the Missing from Missouri


  • Car to door drop-off or valet parking - easy wheelchair access
  • Private Reception/Cocktail Hour (cash bar) 5:00 pm, dancing.
  • Formal photographs (couples or group) 5:00 pm (optional) 
    Large groups - please call ahead
  • Large 6 foot round tables of 10
  • Salute - doors open to Grand Hall for "dinner call" at 5:50 pm
  • POW/MIA Candlelight Service 
  • Wine/Non alcoholic juice for military toasts on each table
  • Dinner - Beef and Chicken combination dinner, salad, rolls,
    potato, vegetable, desert
  • Souvenir Program
  • Outdoor Fireworks at intermission
  • P.O.W. NETWORK'S Special Recognition 
  • VIP and Sponsors introductions
  • Black Tie welcome, optional Mess Dress, After 5, Tuxedo, Business Suit, Military Uniform, cocktail dress, evening wear 
  • Dancing during cocktail hour and after salute.
  • RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

 

2020 Corporate Sponsors and Supporters


College of the Ozarks
 

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Center Point, IA   
     



Hosted by
The P.O.W. NETWORK

Feel free to email any questions

Be a sponsor for as little as $100 

 TICKETS  417-336-4232
Dinner Tickets $55.00 each

LIMITED SEATING
RESERVATIONS REQUIRED FOR DINNER AND SALUTE
   NO TICKETS AT THE DOOR
CALL NOW

The GALA is open to the public - tickets are required.
One need not be a veteran or POW to attend.
Black Tie welcome, optional - Mess Dress, Tuxedo, Business Suit , 
Formalwear, Cocktail Dress, dressy slack suit.

Please, no jeans and tennies for dinner.

Fireworks are outdoors at intermission viewable from just outside the Chateau front doors.

Chateau on the Lake rooms HAVE SPECIAL RATES for GALA guests
888-333-LAKE

Branson, USMC, Marine Corps, veterans, POW/MIA, salute, GALA, Army, reunions, fireworks, USAF, Air Force, Navy, soldiers, ball, mess dress  

We reserve the right to refuse seating/ticket sales
to any individual or group.

 

 

 

 



 
POW NETWORK Chairman Chuck Schantag (RIP 2012), and wife Mary,  
the  hosts of the Annual Military Gala & Banquet.
Photo courtesy of SWIFTSHOTS, 2009 Gala.

Friday, 6 November 2020  -  8:00 am

POW/MIA service at the Welk Resort Branson
Vietnam Memorial Wall

Outdoors - weather permitting
Sponsored by Welk Resort Branson

Wreath laying

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