Events

Annual WWII Sweetheart Gala, Dinner and Dance

February 10 - $100/person

6:30 p.m. 

The Texas Military Forces Historical Foundation's annual WWII Dinner Dance & Gala provides critical funding for the museum in the coming year. Tickets come with some fabulous perks:
  • a superb, four-course, family-style dinner
  • dancing to a live big band orchestra
  • a silent auction offering something to appeal to everyone; historical items, rare books, art work, and themed gift baskets
  • the annual souvenir glass - WWI Centennial-themed this year!
  • a photo booth for capturing those magical Mabry memories
Support the museum AND share this unique evening with someone special.
 
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MABRY MIXER – LIBERATION LIBATIONS

March 21, 2018 - FREE for members, $5 for guests

Learn how the French and Italian wine industry protected their vineyards and wines during WWII and the German occupation; how soldiers from the 36th Infantry Division liberated their vineyards and villages; and taste some of the wines that those liberated vineyards still produce today. In addition to the history we will have a Sommelier share the history of the wines, lead us in a tasting, and celebrate a toast to the 36th Infantry Division.

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Photo by Chris Hunt

Photo by Chris Hunt

May 26-27, 2018 - FREE and open to the public

Memorial Day Close Assault 1944 – WWII Living History and Reenactment

Education program and Reenactment at 11 am and 2 pm each day

Museum open 9 am to 5 pm

Learn about the weapons and tactics used by Allied and German soldiers during WWII. Watch the tactics and weapons come together in a immersive reenactment.

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