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Hilton Alexandria Mark Center

5000 Seminary Road

Alexandria, VA 22311

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Honoring those dedicating this lives to improving the lives of American veterans, their families and survivors. A special black tie gala emceed by AMVETS National Spokeswoman Kerry Cahill, star of The Walking Dead and the major motion film Thank You for Your Service.

The AMVETS Silver Helmet Awards ceremony recognizes excellence and outstanding accomplishment in the fields of Americanism, defense, rehabilitation, congressional and civil service.

The AMVETS Silver Helmet Award is a unique silver replica of the World War II GI helmet‚ has over the years acquired a well-deserved reputation as the most prestigious of all the awards given by veterans organizations and is now known as the “Veterans Oscar.”

In addition to the Silver Helmet Awards, the AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary, since 1976, presents the Humanitarian Award to an outstanding American who serves our country in peace and war, who builds and maintains the welfare of the United States of America toward lasting prosperity and peace for all its inhabitants. The Sons of AMVETS also recognize a distinguished civic leader for their National Aid and Support. The AMVETS Riders will present its first-ever award this year.

The AMVETS Silver Helmet Awards Gala is held annually during the AMVETS Spring National Executive Committee meeting week. In addition to AMVETS members, the audience includes cabinet members‚ members of Congress and military officials who come to pay tribute to the recipients of the award and AMVETS.

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This is a black tie/formal wear gala.

Can tickets be purchased offline?

Yes, tickets may be ordered by mail. Checks or money orders only, please. Send this order form with payment to:
AMVETS National Headquarters
Attn: Ali Quinn
4647 Forbes Blvd
Lanham, MD 20706

Mail orders can only be processed if they are received by February 28. A confirmation email will be sent the day they processed. Ali Quinn can answer questions at (301) 683-4036 or aquinn@amvets.org.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Visit: hilton.com/en/hotels/virginia/hilton-alexandria-mark-center

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact Ali Quinn, AMVETS' special projects coordinator at (301) 683-4036 or aquinn@amvets.org.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Please bring your printed OR digital ticket, which you will receive once you complete your purchase. Will call may be picked up at the registration table in the reception area to ensure you find your seats.

Is it OK if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes. No need to provide names if you are purchasing tickets for a company, department, post or other group.

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