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. 

2009 Highlights

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
National Cemetery

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.

Silver Sponsors Patron Plus Sponsors Patron Sponsors

Booz Allen Hamilton
CB Richard Ellis
CPS Energy
Hilton Hotels
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
Wells Fargo
Weston Solutions

Air Force Federal Credit Union
Alamo Chapter AFA
Air Force Village
Brooks Development Authority
Eisenhower Bank
Port San Antonio
Professional Contract Services, Inc. (PCSI)
Trinity University
Zachry Group

Banker & Associates
Broadway National Bank
Fiesta Commission
Navy Federal Credit Union
Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union
Sea World
Standard Aero

To view photos and material from Celebrate America's Military 2008 Click Here

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