We will be hosting the 245th Marine Corps Birthday Ball Celebration on Saturday, November 7, 2020 from 1700-Mid-Night at the Marriott South located at 9100 Gulf Freeway, Houston, Texas.
Tickets are $75.00 per person. You can purchase through the PayPal buttons posted at the bottom of this page. If you would prefer to pay by check, you can download, complete, then email or mail the MC Birthday Ball Ticket Request Form posted below; mailing instructions are on the form.
If you cannot attend but want to provide seats for your fellow Marines or FMF Sailors you can sponsor Individual Seats for $75.00 each or a Table of 10 Seats for $750.00 using the same methods listed in the above paragraph. Please provide your or your company's name and indicate SPONSORSHIP in your purchase so we can post recognition on the table.
For more information regarding tickets, contact our Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org .
We encourage the Marines and FMF Navy Personnel in the Houston, Galveston, and Southeast Texas to attend and share an evening of fellowship and camaraderie. We will conduct a ceremony, have some dinner, do a little dancing, then get to share our Marine Corps stories with one another. It is always a great time. Coordinating instructions are listed below in the MC Ball Celebration Flier posted below.
Download and share the flier posted below to encourage your Marine and FMF Navy friends to attend.
We want to see you there. Semper Fidelis.
Because we want you to celebrate our 245th Birthday safely, we have blocked rooms for Marine Corps Ball Attendees.
To reserve your room, you can access the MC Ball Special Rate through the Marriott Special Rate Link Button below or contact Marriott at 888-236-2427 and ask for our Special Group Room Rate; Group Rate Code ( UMCUMCA) .
You must reserve your room by October 23, 2020 to guarantee the Group Rate of $89.00.
Dress Blue Alphas - All Ranks (Large Medals) or Evening Dress - Officer/SNCO are the preferred uniforms. If you can no longer fit in that old uniform, it is acceptable to wear a Tuxedo or Suit with miniature medals (optional) . Annodized (shiny) or Non-Annodized (not shiny) medals may be worn; it is your personal choice.
Dress Blue Alphas - All Ranks (Large Medals) or Evening Dress - Officer/SNCO are the preferred uniform.
If you can no longer fit in that old uniform, it is acceptable to wear a Formal Dress - miniature medals (optional).
Annodized (shiny) or Non-Annodized (not shiny) medals may be worn; it is your personal choice.
A Tuxedo or Suit is required.
If you need your Large Medals for your Dress Blue Alpha Uniform or Miniature Medals for your Evening Dress Uniform, Tuxedo, Suit or Dress, you can order them here from Vangard. They will ensure they are in the correct order and mount them for you. They deliver a quality product.
There are only two Ad Spaces available for this exclusive spot. Price - $600.00
Your company's advertisement will cover a complete page. Price - $500.00
Your advertisement will cover one half of an entire page. We try to group Half Page Advertisements together for maximum visibility. Price - $250.00
Your advertisement will cover one quarter of an entire page. We try to group Quarter Page Advertisements together for maximum visibility. Price - $125.00.
Formerly known as a "Business Card Ad" we have enlarged this ad to One Eighth of an entire page. We try to group Eighth Page Advertisements for maximum visibility. Price - $50.00.
Getting your advertisement placed in our Program is simple. Fill out the MC Birthday Ball Ad Request Form posted below, and mail the form and your payment to:
The Marine Corps Coordinating Council, Southeast Texas
310 Morningside Drive, Box 260
Friendswood, Texas 77546
For more information about placing your advertisement or to send a digital copy of your ad, please email us at: email@example.com
Online seat purchases have ended. We are in the process of finalizing our Meal Requirements and Seating Chart for this year's event. If you are interested in attending the event, you can contact us at:
TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR ON THE NIGHT OF THE EVENT.
For those who have purchased your tickets - we look forward to seeing you there. If you did not or chose not to attend this year, we look forward to seeing you in 2021.