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Arsenal of Democracy Victory Gala Tickets Now on Sale

February 19th, 2020




Tickets for the Arsenal of Democracy Victory Gala are on sale. The Gala will take place in the historic Signature Aviation Hangar 7 at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport on Thursday, May 7, 2020.



The Arsenal of Democracy Victory Gala will be a unique opportunity to hear first-hand accounts of World War II battles and experiences from World War II veterans who will be interviewed by award-winning broadcast journalist David Hartman. Panelists will include Tuskegee Airman BGEN Charles McGee, Colonel Bud Anderson, the highest scoring living World War II Ace with 17 1⁄4 victories, and Lieutenant Colonel Robert Vaucher, who led more than 500 B-29 Superfortresses over Tokyo Bay, during the signing of the Japanese surrender.


Join the Arsenal of Democracy Fly-over participants and supporters who will honor our nation’s Greatest Generation at the Victory Gala and commemorate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day. The following day, Friday, May 8, more than 100 aircraft in 24 separate formations will fly over the National Mall and the National World War II Memorial to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day.


Cocktails are served from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM.
Dinner and program from 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM.
Individual ticket prices for the Gala are $500 or a table of ten for $5,000.


To purchase tickets please go to: Gala Ticket Page