December 26, 2018 – Jan 1, 2019

Event Name: Pasadena Rose Parade and decorating Rose Float

Event Location: Irwindale and Pasadena, California

Hosting Jurisdiction: California

Event Description: Decorating the 2019 Rose Float celebrating 200 year anniversary
starts Dec 26, 2018 and is completed with the Rose Parade Float
being present on the 2019 parade route.

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Contact Name: Roberta Prosk

Contact Address: PO Box 2718, Redondo Beach, Ca 90278

Contact Email Address:

Contact Phone Number: 3104647140

Feb 15, 2019

Event Name: Pilgrimage to Honor All Unknowns of the Civil War

Event Location: Beauvoir Manor Cemetery,  Biloxi, MS

Hosting Jurisdiction: PM and LAPM of the Southeast

Event Description:  Third Annual Pilgrimage to the Tomb of the Unknowns of the Civil War. Honoring all of those on both sides that died in the Civil War. Including a wreath laying ceremony, Banquet, and private tour of the Jefferson Davis Home and Museum.

Contact Name: Brig Gen Mitzi Rayborn, Beauvoir Pilgrimage Committee

Contact Address: 1111 HWY 29, Wiggins, MS 39577

Contact Email Address:

Contact Phone Number: H: 601-928-9200   C: 601-466-9464

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March 8-9, 2019

Event Name: General Commanding of GMC Testimonial

Event Location: Wyndham Indianapolis West, Indianapolis, IN

Hosting Jurisdiction: General Military Council

Event Description:  Testimonial for General S. Ray Johnson with a fun night (Ole Time Rock and Roll Sock Hop) and formal Testimonial Banquet.

Contact Name: Marie Gregor-Smith

Contact Address: PO Box 1066, Martinsville, IN 46151

Contact Email Address:

Contact Phone Number: 317-979-6233

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April 5-6, 2019

Event Name:  IARA President Testimonial Weekend

Event Location:  Delta Halifax by Marriott
1990 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Booking Reference : Testimonial Committee for Patty Heighton
$160.00/night     1-800-268-1133

Hosting Jurisdiction: Atlantic Provinces

Event Description: The Jurisdiction of the Atlantic Provinces extends a warm welcome to Halifax, Nova Scotia as we honor our International President – Patty
For those flying in: Use the Halifax Stanfield International Airport (Y H Z).
You can pre-book your transportation downtown or rental car at the
Information for the Grafton Street Dinner Theatre, Tour to Peggy’s Cove
and the Testimonial Dinner are enclosed.
Please remember you are coming to the East Coast in April…. We may
have cold weather…. Bring a jacket & hat.

Bus tour to the World-Famous Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse  Saturday April 6, 2019

Contact Name: Marlene Smith- Testimonial Banquet Chair

Contact Address:  P.O. Box 266, Clark’s Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada B0W 1P0

Testimonial Paper

Testimonial Letter for Envelope

Bus tour to the World Famous Peggy

May 3-5, 2019

Event Name: Pilgrimage to the Tomb of the Unknowns

Event Location: Arlington, Virginia

Hosting Jurisdiction: Independent Order of Odd Fellows & Rebekahs

Event Description: The 86th Annual IOOF Pilgrimage to the Tomb of the Unknowns will be held May 3-5, 2019. Full details will be published later this year.

Contact Name: Wanda Smith

Contact Address: IOOF Pilgrimage Committee, P.O. Box 7165, Woodbridge, Va 22194

Contact Email Address:

Contact Phone Number: 703-590-1267

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June 2, 2019

Hosting Lodge: Canadian Jurisdictions

Event Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Event Name: Canadian War Memorial Wreath Laying Ceremony

Event Description: Over 34 wreaths will be laid at the tomb of the unknown soldier, to honour the fallen heroes who fought for our freedom.

2019 Canadian War Memorial Information

2019 Canadian War Memorial Form

August 14-24, 2019

Sovereign Grand Lodge Sessions in Winston-Salem, NC

more info coming soon!

We have special Event Rates at the two hotels below.  Book using those links to use the discount.

Marriott special room rate

Embassy Suites special room rate 

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