98th DEPARTMENT CONVENTION – EL PASO, TEXAS
July 13 – 17, 2016
|Camino Real Hotel||101 S. El Paso St||$95.00|
|915/534-3000 or 3050||Reservation cutoff date: May 31, 2016|
|Doubletree Hotel||600 N. El Paso St||$99.00|
|915/532-8733||Reservation cutoff date: June 21, 2016|
|Holiday Inn Express||409 E. Missouri Ave||$99.00|
|915/544-3333||Reservation cutoff date: July 1, 2016|
ASK FOR THE AMERICAN LEGION CONVENTION
When you call to make your reservations, please be sure to obtain a confirmation number.
Note: Hotel requires 48 hrs notice of cancellation prior to your scheduled arrival date or a 1 night room and tax will be billed to the credit card on file.
Advance registration ($25.00) closes June 24, 2016 after that individuals will have to register on site at $35.00.
The Department Executive Committee at their September 20, 2015 approved to discontinue the registration fee for all WWII & Korean War Veterans for the Department Convention.
Howdy from El Paso! As you know the 2016 Department Convention is being held in El Paso, TX on July 13-17. The event will take place in the El Paso Convention Center and hotels have already been selected. All of that information is on the Department website at http://txlegion.org/conventions/department-convention/.
The El Paso American Legion Family is eager to have you all in our neck of the woods and look forward to providing you the best convention possible. To help us defray costs for putting this convention on we are selling ads for the brochure, and polo shirts and hats, which if you order now can be shipped to your home so that you can have them on Day One of the Convention. Convention pins will also be available for sale during the convention.
The attached forms are provided for your post or business to purchase a brochure ad, as well as order a shirt or ball cap. These forms are also available for download on Paso del Norte Post 58’s website at http://www.texaslegionpost58.com/?page_id=106 for the shirts and http://www.texaslegionpost58.com/?page_id=115 for the brochure ads. There are pictures of the shirts on the site so that you can see what they look like. They are a high-quality polo shirt and will come with a left side pocket.
Again, we look forward to seeing everyone at the Convention!
Future Dates and Locations
2017 – Killeen 99th – July 12 – 16
2018 – San Antonio 100th – July 11 – 15
2019 – Dallas 100th Anniversary Convention