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2019 Commandant's USMC Birthday Ball
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The 2019 Commandant's Marine Corps Birthday Ball will be held at the 

Washington Hilton in the District of Columbia on 9 November 2019.

1919 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington D.C 2009


Appropriate Wear

Marines:    Evening Dress or Blue Dress "A"

Army:         Army Blue (bow tie)

Navy:           Dinner Dress Blue Jacket or Dinner Dress Blue

Air Force:  Mess Dress

Civilians:   Black Tie

 Sequence of Events 

4:30  pm     General Reception/Cocktails in the International Terrace - Terrace Level

5:30  pm     Movement to Seats

6:00  pm     Official Ceremony

7:30  pm     Dinner is Served

8:30  pm     Dancing

10:30 pm    Ball Concludes

 Additional Information 

For the comfort and enjoyment of all guests, smoking is not permitted in the ballroom. Designated smoking areas will be available outside of the hotel.

A coat check will be available to ball attendees.

There will be no childcare services at the event.

Commandant's Birthday Ball

Commandants's Marine Corps Birthday Ball Office 

Phone: 703-614-1872

Fax: 703-693-4414


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