Military Appreciation Family Day

Military Appreciation Family Day
November 11, 2021

Schedule of Events

9 AM | Alamo Grounds Open

10 AM | Wreath Laying Ceremony
During the ceremony, Alamo Living Historians will demonstrate a musket volley in which rifles are fired. Anyone with sensitivity to loud noises or the sound of gun fire should be aware. A verbal announcement will be provided prior to the demonstration.

Noon – 2 PM | Army North Caisson Platoon on Alamo Plaza

Noon – 5 PM | Live music in Cavalry Courtyard provided by Soldiers, Songs and Voices

5 PM | Event Ends

All Military may receive a complimentary audio tour for themselves and a guest. Redeem at the Welcome Center.

What’s Happening Where

Alamo Plaza
1 - Wreath Laying Ceremony (10 AM)
2 - Vintage Military Vehicles
3 - American Legion Post 10
14 - Marine Corps League
4 – American Flag Group Build
      Provided by LEGOLAND Discovery Center
5 – Army North Caisson Platoon (noon – 2 PM)
16 - Food Trucks
       Manila Eats
       Smokey Boys Barbecue
       Jewell's Gumbo and More

Convento Courtyard
6 - Alamo Trust
     Thank you for your service! pins
7 - Veterans Land Board

Cavalry Courtyard
8 - Live Music (noon – 5 PM)
      Provided by Soldiers, Songs and Voices

Alamo Gardens
9 - Alamo Living History
10 – Workout for Warriors (9 am - Noon)
        Team Red, White and Blue
10 - Veterans Assistance Dogs of Texas (1 pm - 3pm)
11 - Deployed Service Member Care Packages
      Provided by Soldier’s Angels
12 - Cornhole Tournament
       Provided by Hero Sports
13 - JBSA Skillbridge

Alamo Hall
15 – Camp Alamo Bell Exhibit