Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018

Virginia Beach Convention Center


EXTENDED RSVP deadline - Monday, October 8th by 5:00 pm. Click on the "Register" tab above.
Refund Policy: Refunds will not be issued after Oct. 1.

Event schedule

  • Cocktail Reception 1800 - 1900 (Cash bar for those 21 and older)
  • Dinner and Official Program 1900 - 2100
  • Dancing/Late Night Lounge 2100 - 2400
Entertainment: Live Entertainment provided by DJ Eric Emerson with a hard hitting blend of contemporary music that includes today's top Rock and Country hits, as well as Classic Rock and songs that help us remember our pride in America. Each performance presents a diverse, high-energy show that entertains audiences of all ages.

Photographer will be onsite for formal pictures.

Prices (per ticket):

Note: When purchasing a guest ticket, the guest pays the same rate as the active duty registrant.

E6 & Below: $50
O1-O4/CWO/E7-E9: $70
O5-O6: $80
O7 & Above/SES: $90
Retiree/Other DoD/Civilians: $90
Command Tables: Command tables may be purchased at a special rate of $700 per table of 10 people. Command tables must be paid in full and all 10 names provided in order to secure your reservation.  The deadline for purchasing a Command table is Oct. 5th.
COMMANDS THAT HAVE RESERVED TABLES ARE WELCOME TO BRING THEIR OWN TABLE ARRANGEMENTS. Please be mindful that displays will not be distracting or obstruct the views of others in attendance. *All sales are final. No refunds.

Parking & directions

Directions to: Virginia Beach Convention Center 

Room reservations

DoubleTree by Hilton Virginia Beach Room ReservationsA limited number of rooms are available for the evening of the event at a reduced rate of only $89 plus tax. Reservations must be received before September 21 to guarantee availability.  Click here to reserve online or call 757-422-0039 and specify "Navy Military Ball Room Block" to reserve your room.

Contact information

Laura Hess


Amie Holman

Military-related questions

Beth Baker 

Protocol questions

Protocol Office