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Countdown to the USAFHG 75th Anniversary Celebration / Reunion

Schedule of Events

August 31, 2018

  • Kickoff the weekend with a festive Luau-themed party

  • Put on your best Hawaiian shirt and hula skirt and join us for food and fun as we welcome home the USAFHG family

  • Party favors and prizes for the best- and worst-dressed islanders

  • Entertainment and music provided by a professional DJ

  • Appetizers and heavy horderves will be served

  • Full cash bar available

  • 6pm to 9pm at the Bolling Club

  • Active Duty assigned to USAFHG register with Ms Munson

  • Active Duty not assigned to USAFHG $30 (online registration)

  • Alumni/Guests $40 (online registration)

Hawaiian Luau Party

September 1, 2018

Alumni Picnic

  • Start the morning by attending the AFHGA Quarterly Board of Directors meeting from 9am to 10:30am in the USAFHG HQ Conf Room

  • Followed by an old fashioned, family-friendly picnic from 11am to 2pm at the USAFHG Campus

  • Inflatable slides, moon bounces, and outdoor games for kids of all ages

  • Relax and reconnect with friends under a 100' x 40' event tent

  • Purchase 70th Anniversary, USAFHG, and AFHGA merchandise

  • Join us for a barbecue luncheon with all the fixings and refreshments

  • Active Duty assigned to USAFHG FREE (register with Ms Munson)

  • Active Duty not assigned to USAFHG $18 (online registration)

  • Alumni/Guests $20 (online registration)

September 1, 2018

  • Join us at the historic Bolling Club for a "dress to impress" evening celebrating "70 Years Of The USAFHG On The Marks"

  • Social Hour begins at 6pm with cash bar cocktails, with the formal portion of the dinner program beginning at 7pm

  • Chief Master of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright is the keynote speaker

  • Enjoy elegant dining while being serenaded by the Strolling Strings

  • Attendees will receive commemorative 70th Anniversary keepsakes

  • Active Duty assigned to USAFHG register with Ms Munson

  • Active Duty not assigned to USAFHG $50 (online registration)

  • Alumni/Guests $65 (online registration)

USAFHG Anniversary Gala

September 2, 2018

Group Breakfast

  • Power up for the day with a sit down, all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet at the Bolling Club from 9am to 10am

  • Active Duty assigned to USAFHG register with Ms Munson

  • Active Duty not assigned to USAFHG $22 (online registration)

  • Alumni/Guests $25 (online registration)

September 2, 2018

  • Join us at 10:30am on the USAF Ceremonial Lawn bleachers and watch with pride as the current generation of USAFHG Ceremonial Guardsman conduct a mock USAF Full Honor Arrival Ceremony in honor of the AFHGA President

  • Followed by an USAF Full Honor Wreath Laying ceremony by the USAFHG Commander and the AFHGA President at the USAFHG Memorial to honor those Ceremonial Guardsmen who have marched in their last parade

  • Followed by a precision performance by your USAFHG Drill Team

  • This portion of the program is free and open to guests 

USAFHG Exhibition

September 2, 2018

  • Boards at 5pm at the D.C. Wharf and sails from 6pm to 8:30pm

  • Enjoy a breathtaking 2 1/2 hour cruise on the Potomac River

  • Great views of the Washington Monument, National Harbor, Old Town Alexandria and other iconic D.C. sights

  • Climate-controlled decks allow for cruising in all weather conditions with open-air viewing on the top deck

  • Dinner buffet with freshly prepared entrees, salads  and desserts

  • Access to a well-stocked cash bar with wine, beer and cocktails

  • Live DJ, dance floor, and games (giant jenga, shuffleboard, etc.)

  • Attire is dressy casual

  • $100 per person (online registration)

Spirit of Washington Cruise

  • The AFHGA is please to announce our partnership with the Harborside Hotel for the 70th Anniversary Celebration Weekend

  • Harborside is located in Oxen Hill, MD in close proximity to Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, National Harbor, and the MGM

  • The hotel recently underwent a $10M renovation, has ample free parking, and offers a courtesy shuttle to National Harbor and MGM

  • Harborside ownership is extremely excited to host USAFHG the Alumni has agreed to a discounted rate of $119 a night plus applicable taxes for USAFHG alumni (a full $64 lower than the any other hotel in National Harbor offered, with many tacking on exorbitant resort and parking fees)

  • The hotel reservation website is now open and can be accessed using the attached link

Lodging Information

Harborside Hotel

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