Today, more than ever, our Navy plays a crucial role in bringing security, democracy and prosperity to the American people and to the international community. Each year, a Navy-wide birthday celebration takes place to promote a greater appreciation of our Navy heritage, honor our long lasting traditions and remember the brave heroes both past and present. Join us as we celebrate 240 years of Honor, Courage and Commitment at The Navy Birthday Ball of North Texas.

Calendar showing October 10

SATURDAY, October 10 

Omni Hotel Fort Worth, Texas

Omni Hotel, Fort Worth

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6:00pm – midnight

  • We are honored to have Secretary Gordon England as our guest speaker at the Second Annual Navy Ball of North Texas. He's an American businessman who served as the U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense and twice as U.S. Secretary of the Navy in the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush.

  • Uniforms and Attire:
    Officers – Dinner Mess Dress
    Enlisted – Service Dress Blue
    Military – Dinner Dress Blue Jacket, Dress Blues or Service Equivalent
    Civilian – Tuxedo or Dark Suit/Cocktail or Evening Gown

Navy Ball 2015 Honorees

Marc Lee Silver Star Recipient

Marc Lee

Silver Star Recipient

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SFC Leroy Petry Medal of Honor Recipient

Leroy Petry

Medal of Honor Recipient

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John Baca Medal of Honor recipient

John Baca

Medal of Honor Recipient

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President H. W. Bush

President George H. W. Bush

Distinguished Flying Cross

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50th anniversary of Vietnam War

Vietnam War

50th Anniversary

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Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

  • Bruce Lowrie Cheverolet
  • Elbit Systems of America
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Autobahn Motorcar Group
  • Bell Helicopter
  • US Navy League
  • First Command Financial Services
  • Airpower Foundation
  • Texas Ranch Outfitters
  • CowPuncher