Events

The Marine Corps Association & Foundation arranges special programs and events at different locations nationwide. This schedule of events is dynamic and is updated frequently. We encourage you to visit this web site regularly to check for new listings. All MCA&F members are eligible for event participation at a member discount.
Carlsbad Sheraton
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 18:00 to 21:15

Hosted by the Marine Corps Association & Foundation, please join us at the widely attended event where you will meet old friends, MCA&F members, industry partners, and others in the military community for an evening of education, networking, and most importantly, camaraderie.

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Guest Speaker: 
LtGen David H. Berger, USMC
I MEF Commanding General
Dress: 
Business Casual/Open Collar
Cost: 

$45* For MCA&F members
$65* For non-members

*Active Duty Marines attend free...

Sponsors for this event include:  Ron Eckert, American Systems, Elbit Systems of America, FLIR, General Dynamics, MSC Direct, Oshkosh Defense, Raytheon, Sprint, Esterline, Nammo, Filanc, Harris, Cask LLC, Sierra Nevada, City of Oceanside, Visit Oceanside, UPS, Veterans United Home Loans, GovX, Pacific Marine Credit Union, and Divine Imaging, Inc.

Kaneohe Bay Officers' Club
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 18:00 to 21:15

Join the Marine Corps Association & Foundation as we celebrate the Marines of...

Guest Speaker: 
LtGen John A. Toolan, USMC
Commander, United States Marine Corps Forces Pacific
Dress: 
Business Casual/Open Collar
Cost: 

$25 For MCA&F members
$45 For non-members

Active Duty Marines attend free - but must email ...

Special Thanks to the Companies who are making this event possible for Marines and Friends of Marines in Hawaii:  USAA, Lockheed Martin, BAE, Raytheon, Northrop Grumman, The Hunt Companies, Lion Apparel, Gordon Biersch, UPS, and IR Technologies.

National Museum of the Marine Corps
Friday, February 13, 2015 - 18:00 to 21:30

Proudly hosted by the Marine Corps Association Foundation in support of all those who served in Marjah. Please join us at this special event where we will honor and remember the fallen, and keep the legacy of the Marjah Marines alive.

 

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Dress: 
Service A or service equivalent for military and business casual for civilian.
Cost: 

$45.00

To register by phone, please call 703-640-0107

The $45 price goes up after the first 275 register, so be the first...

A special thanks to our donors and sponsors for making this event possible:

Presenting Sponsor - Marine Corps Veterans Association

Debra Schiano - in Honor of LCpl Joseph Schiano

Stuart Brown of Skipper Press 

Ian Pollock

James Coffman

 

Schedule of Events:

12 February 2015:

    Marjah Presentation/PME and Discussion Panel (Time and location @ Quantico TBD)  No registration or fee required.

13 February 2015:

     1000: Memorial Service, Quantico (Location @ Quantico TBD)  No registration or fee required.

     1130: Private Gold Star Family Lunch, The Clubs at Quantico (contact Battle of Marjah Veterans website for more info)

     1800: Marjah Reunion Reception, National Museum of the Marine Corps  (Ticketed event)

     1830: Dinner Buffet Opens 

14 February 2015:

     Group visit to Arlington National Cemetery and Marine Corps War Memorial (More details to come)  No registration or fee required.

      Small unit reunions  No registration or fee required.

 

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS ON TICKET PURCHASING:

1. In the "Company 1" box please input the unit you were with in Marjah and year. For example "2D MEB- 2010", "3/8 -2013", etc.  If you deployed to Marjah twice, use the "Company 2" box to input that unit. These units will appear on your name tag.

2. This will most likely be a standing reception and dinner with limited numbers of low tables and chairs. If you have a need to be at a table and chair, or have a table to bring a wheelchair, please put that in the “Additional Information” comments box.

3. If you are a Gold Star family member or family of a Marjah veteran who passed after deployment, please note in “Additional Information” who you are and who you are representing.

4. Due to increased costs after 275 people, tickets will increase $10 from registrant 276 and beyond.  We were not able to raise the funds in time to lower the ticket costs.

5. The PME and Memorial Service are FREE and DO NOT require tickets or registration. They will, however, require access to Marine Corps Base Quantico with a valid drivers license and military ID.  All persons and vehicles entering MCB Quantico are subject to search.

6. Please consider purchasing a “Leatherneck-level” sponsorship package IN LIEU OF purchasing a ticket.  This will give you one ticket to the dinner, plus a listing of your name or organization in our program and on our website. See the sponsorship section of the webpage.  Call 703-640-0107 for more information.

Crystal Gateway Marriott
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 18:00 to 21:15

Hosted by the Marine Corps Association and Foundation in coordination with HQMC, we will celebrate the work of the Marine Corps Logisticians of 2014.  Honoring the Officer, Enlisted, and...

Dress: 
Coat and Tie
Cost: 

$45* for MCA&F members...

Omni Providence Hotel (Providence, RI)
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 18:00 to 21:15

Join the Marine Corps Association & Foundation as we celebrate the Marines of New England at our first ever Providence Professional Dinner. We will also be presenting the 2014...

Guest Speaker: 
Col T. Shane Tomko, USMC
Commanding Officer, Wounded Warrior Regiment
Dress: 
Business Attire
Cost: 

To register for this event please call Sarah Cohen at (703) 640 0174.

Active Duty Marines attend free - ...

Awards are sponsored by Caterpillar, GE, and MSC Direct. 

Other sponsors we would wish to thank include:  Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, MarineParents.com, Aerojet, American Systems, Battelle, GID Solutions, Harris RF Communications, and Raytheon.

Marston Pavilion
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 17:30 to 18:45

Hosted by the Marine

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Dress: 
Business casual (open collar)
Cost: 

$19 for MCA&F members
$40 for non members

Active Duty Marines attend free - but must call 703-640-0174 or email ...

Renaissance Capital View Hotel
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 18:00 to 21:15

Hosted by the Marine Corps Association & Foundation in coordination with HQMC. We will celebrate the work of the LtCol Kevin M. Shea Memorial Unit Award winner, the General Alfred M. Gray Trophy winner, the three PFC Herbert Littleton Trophy winners and the winner of the James Hamilton...

Dress: 
Coat and tie 
Cost: 

$45* For MCA&F members
$65* For non-members

*Active Duty Marines attend free - but must call 703-640-0174 or email ...

Crystal Gateway Marriott
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 18:00 to 21:15

MCA&F invites you to celebrate the Marine of the Year Award for each Marine Division, as well as the presentations of...

Dress: 
Coat and Tie
Cost: 

$45* For MCA&F members
$65* For non-members

*Active Duty Marines attend free - but must call 703-640-0174 or email ...

National Museum of the Marine Corps
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 17:00 to 19:00

Join us for the presentation of the 2015 Ammo Tech Awards!  Four awards for Ammunition Technician of the year will be presented at the event.

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Dress: 
Uniform of the Day or Business Attire
Cost: 

$30 for members, $60 for non-members
Heavy appetizers and beverages are included in the registration fee.

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