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Oct 24

October 24, 2018

Denver Veterans Day Parade, Festival, and 5K/10K Run

Saturday, November 10, 2018 PARADE   10 am – 12 pm Starting at Colfax & Bannock and ending at Civic Center Park, come salute our local heroes and show your pride and patriotism. Denver’s parade presents wars from throughout our Nation’s history.   MORE > FESTIVAL   12 – 3 pm • Following the Parade in Civic Center Park Join local Veterans organizations and supporters immediately following the Parade at Civic Center Park. This family-friendly event offers FREE admission, a music stage, kids & family activities, military displays,…

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Oct 24

October 24, 2018

5th Annual Veterans’ Appreciation Dinner & Concert – 3Nov18

Operation One Nation is offering its 5th Annual Veterans’ Appreciation Dinner, Concert, and Silent Auction. Music will be provided by Dakota Blonde and dinner is catered by Romano’s Italian Restaurant.  Saturday, November 3 from 5pm-8pm Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E Hampden Ave, Cherry Hills Village, CO The silent auction will raise funds to support Veterans and Military Families. Veterans and kids under 12 eat free. For others, please consider a $10 suggested donation. To RSVP or for more information, email…

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Oct 17

October 17, 2018

Challenge Aspen Military Opportunities – Winter ’18-’19

Retreats are open to any veteran or active duty member diagnosed with a physical and/or cognitive disability. CAMO pays for travel, lodging, professional ski/snowboard instruction, equipment rentals, lift tickets and most meals. Retreats are open to 10 or 12 participants. CAMO is hosting 8 open enrollment retreats! Retreats you can sign up for now:     Sarah Williams Volf Memorial Women’s Mountain Retreat December 1st – 6th, 2018   Learn to Ski/Snowboard/Skibike I December 10th – 15th, 2018   Couples Retreat I January…

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Oct 11

October 11, 2018

Financial Planning Day for the Military – 10Nov18

 November 10th, 2018 from 9:00am-2:00pm  MSU Denver  Tivoli Student Union, 3rd floor  900 Auraria Pkwy  Denver, CO 80204   Join us for the Financial Planning Association (FPA) of Colorado’s free Denver Metro Military, Veteran and Family focused Financial Planning Day!  This no-cost event allows attendees to participate in one-on-one sessions with local CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals to provide advice on specific concerns or areas of interest to attendees. In addition, the day offers workshop and classroom style learning that will cover…

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Oct 9

October 9, 2018

Corn Maze Autumn Adventure for Military Spouses – 20Oct18

Join USO Denver and other Military Spouses for a couple hours of fall fun and adventure and company as we connect with one another – Saturday, October 20 from 1pm-3:30pm. We’ll meet at the Corn Maze and get to know each other a little bit before teaming up to go through the corn maze and explore the other fall activities available at the Fritzler Farm Park (20861 Co Rd 33, La Salle, CO 80645). Register at https://usodenversalute2spouses.ticketleap.com/autumn-adventure/. Ticket cost will be covered…

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Sep 25

September 25, 2018

Vegas Marries the Military – Enter by 9/30 for a chance to win

Las Vegas wants to honor our members of the U.S. Armed Forces (active-duty, guards/reserved, retired and veterans) by donating FREE wedding and vow renewal ceremonies and services Thursday, November 8, 2018, with Las Vegas Marries the Military. The selected winners will be paired with participating wedding venues and vendors for a ceremony and day to remember! Video Submission Information Couples interested in participating need to submit a 30-60 second video on what a Las Vegas wedding or vow renewal would…

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Sep 21

September 21, 2018

CONG Appreciation Night with the Avs – 23Jan18

Join the Colorado Elks and the Colorado National Guard in celebrating the 159th birthday of the CONG! Colorado Avalanche vs. Minnesota Wild Wednesday, January 23 at 7pm Pepsi Center – Denver, CO $10 of every ticket will benefit the CONG Foundation, Inc. and the CO Elks Veterans Service Committee. Reduced prices for the following sections (no tax or fees will be added…regularly $9/ticket): Buy tickets online at https://Avalanche.KSETickets.com/ColoradoElksNationalGuard Section 368 (upper level end) Section 380 (upper level center) Section 142…

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Sep 20

September 20, 2018

Marriage Retreats for Military Couples – October & November

The Center for Relationship Education is offering two FREE retreats for military couples: October 19-21 November 9-11 Hilton Denver Inverness – 200 Inverness Dr West, Englewood, CO 80112 Retreat includes a 2-night hotel stay, breakfast Saturday and Sunday, Childcare, and a Marriage Workshop. For more information or to register, visit https://www.myrelationshipcenter.org/workshops?category=Military or call 720-488-8888.

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Sep 11

September 11, 2018

TopGolf Tournament, courtesy of USO Denver, 13Sep18

A few additional spaces are available for military members, military spouses, and retirees to join us at TopGolf on September 13th from 12pm-4pm for lunch and two TopGolf tournaments. These are pre-paid sponsored spaces for military to participate at our annual fundraising event. No cost to you to come, eat lunch, and play, and there’s no obligation to participate in the auction. Note: Clubs are available but players can bring their own. Approximately 30 minutes of warm up time. 2…

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Sep 11

September 11, 2018

USO Tour Streaming Live with Florida Georgia Line and More! 12Sep18 at 6pm

On September 12 at 6pm MST, the USO will bring a first-of-its-kind, live entertainment tour to Service Members, their Families, and Americans worldwide. Since World War II, USO shows have connected Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, and Coast Guardsmen to family, home, and country by bringing them morale-boosting entertainment no matter where they are. This time, you’re invited! We’re bringing you the biggest and most exclusive USO experience with live performances from Florida Georgia Line, actor-comedian Adam Devine, and Celebrity Chef…

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