Memorial Day Ceremony
May
27
11:00 AM11:00

Memorial Day Ceremony

  • Texas State Veterans Cemetery at Abilene (map)
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The Texas State Veterans Cemetery at Abilene will host a Memorial Day Ceremony sponsored by the Chief's Group from Dyess Air Force Base. The Community Band of Abilene will play a medley of patriotic songs, the Guest Speaker will be Congressman Jodey Arrington and the Dyess AFB Honor Guard will present the colors. The Chief's Group have also arranged a C-130 flyover during the ceremony.

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Open House
Mar
30
7:30 AM07:30

Open House

We are opening our doors to the community, giving information, having a BBQ, and a member backed yard sale with the purpose of raising funds to help the veteran community in legitimate times of need.

For information please contact the Auxiliary Commander, Caitlin Privitt
For all information and contact requests, please make your inquiry attn: DAV Yard Sale

Aux CO email: cprivitt08@gmail.com

(325) 484-4DAV
contact@abilenetxdav.org

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32nd Annual TET Reunion & DAV Raffle Drawing
Feb
2
12:00 PM12:00

32nd Annual TET Reunion & DAV Raffle Drawing

The Abilene Grunts Association and Texas Veterans Chapter One host their Annual 'TET Reunion' in Abilene. The reunion is where Veterans and their families gather to share memories and stories of their years in the military.

Anyone who attends is encouraged to bring photo's and memorabilia, no matter the era, service branch or conflict.

The '32nd Annual TET Reunion' will take place in the Taylor County Coliseum's Display Building. There will be food, drinks, displays, memorabilia and a 'USO' type show.

Info from KEAN 105.1 Website – Rudy Fernandez

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Golden Corral (Veterans Honor)
Nov
12
5:00 PM17:00

Golden Corral (Veterans Honor)

Over the past 17 years, Golden Corral is proud of the U.S. military members who defend our country and our rights, and we honor them every year with a special thank you dinner at our Military Appreciation Night. As of 2017, we have served nearly 5.4 million free meals to our active duty and retired military heroes. But our commitment does not stop there. Over the past 17 years, Golden Corral restaurants and their guests together have raised over $14 million dollars for Disabled American Veterans.

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5K Run for WASP in Sweetwater
Nov
10
8:00 AM08:00

5K Run for WASP in Sweetwater

  • Texas State Technical College in Sweetwater (TSTC) (map)
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Register online

Check-in begins at 8 a.m.
Race/Run/Walk begins at 8:30 a.m.
Awards follow the Race
Veterans Day ceremony follow the awards

Early Bird rates Adult $25 | Youth $15
if you register now through Patriots Day, September 11.
Regular rates Adult $35 | Youth $25 
beginning September 12. 

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