Special Note: The Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce would like to express our deep sadness from the loss of lives and injuries at Fort Hood on Nov. 5th. We understand how deeply our military and civic communities are linked and genuinely feel your pain. You have our deepest sympathies and our fullest support during the weeks and months ahead. We hereby dedicate the remaining Celebrate America's Military 2009 events to honor the fallen heroes at Ft. Hood.
Our prayers are with all affected by this sad event.
Celebrate America's Military 2009 Planning Committee
What is Celebrate America’s Military?
For 39 consecutive years, the Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and the local business community have paid tribute to the local active duty and retired service members during the annual Celebrate America’s Military (CAM) period.
Celebrate America's Military is San Antonio's way of saying thank you to the men and women who serve to protect our nation.
This year’s CAM is November 2 -11, 2009, and features over a dozen events that celebrate and honor the men and women of our armed forces.
November 2: Kickoff Luncheon, featuring Frank Lickliter II
November 4: Spirit of America Dinner, featuring General James E. Cartwright
November 5: "Los Curanderos" U.S. Army Medical Command Band, Concert at the San Antonio Botanical Gardens.
November 7-8: Two day Air Fest at Randolph AFB
November 7: Veterans Day Parade through downtown San Antonio
November 10: Tops in Blue Concert at Municipal Auditorium
November 11: San Antonio Symphony Veterans Day Concert at Municipal Aditorium
November 11: Wreath laying at the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
November 11: Buffalo Soldiers Commemorative Ceremony at San Antonio
Click Here, to view more information on the San Antonio National Cemetery.
Contact Will Garrett at 210-229-2163 or click here for more details on how to participate and sponsor Celebrate America's Military.
Click here, to see a full list of CAM 2009 events.
Patron Plus Sponsors
Booz Allen Hamilton
CB Richard Ellis
Lockheed Martin/Kelly Aviation Center
San Antonio Credit Union (SACU)
Security Service Federal Credit Union
Bud Light/Silver Eagle Distributors
Sportslink/U.S. Army All-American Bowl
Valero Texas Open
Air Force Federal Credit Union
Alamo Chapter AFA
Air Force Village
Brooks Development Authority
Port San Antonio
Professional Contract Services, Inc. (PCSI)
Banker & Associates
Broadway National Bank
Navy Federal Credit Union
Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union
To view photos and material from Celebrate America's Military 2008 Click Here