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244th Marine Corps Birthday Ball


Commandant Anthony P. Derieux would like to invite you to attend the 2019 Marine Corps Birthday Ball.

Come out and celebrate the 244th birthday of the United States Marine Corps hosted by the Marine Corps League, LCpl. Christopher Adlesperger, Detachment 1316, at the luxurious, award winning, AAA Four Diamond, Sandia Resort & Casino. This is a full, traditional Marine Corps Ball, including a formal banquet, traditional cake cutting ceremony, reading of Marine Corps Order 47 (aka General John A. Lejeune's message), and reading of the Commandant of the Marine Corps' message, three-course dinner, dancing and much more!!!

This event is open to all branches of the Military, as well as their friends, family and all Military supporters. All will be recognized at this event. Every attendee will receive a gift and there will be door prizes at the event. Come celebrate with us.

Discounted pricing ends 07 OCT 2019 ($40/MCL members; $50/Active, Reserve/Retired/Veterans; $480/Table of 10 chairs), and then reverts to $60/Regular price.

For discounts call Detachment Judge Advocate and retired Master Sergeant Charles Walters at 505.800.1199. After you purchase your tickets, you will receive instructions and a discount code to reserve a room at the Sandia Resort & Casino at the rate of $159.00/night. For regular price tickets, go to: