2017 Veterans Day Dinner & Dance
Tickets are now available for the Champaign County Arts Council's Veterans Day Dinner Dance being held at the Champaign Aviation Museum on Saturday, November 11.
The event, which will celebrate veterans and the musical performers who entertained them, is presented with the support of the Champaign County Memorial Foundation and Mercy Health Urbana Hospital.
Tickets are $25 and are on sale at the Arts Council office, 119 Miami Street, or The Medicine Shoppe, Urbana. Tickets can also be purchased with Paypal by clicking the button below or over the phone with a credit card.
The Champaign Aviation Museum is located at 1652 N. Main St., Urbana. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.; dinner will be served at 6 p.m. Music and dancing will be from 6-9 p.m.
The versatile 10-piece Bob Gray Orchestra will play 40s style "Big Band Swing." The band has been in existence since 1973, and its top-caliber musicians also perform in other musical organizations, including The Dayton Philharmonic and the Springfield Symphony.
Veterans are encouraged to come in uniform.
This program is also sponsored by a grant from The Ohio Arts Council, which uses state tax dollars to fund programs such as this to encourage economic growth, educational excellence, and cultural enrichment for all Ohioans.
For more information, please contact the Champaign County Arts Council at 937-653-7557. Office hours are Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.