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  • Friday, March 10, 2017

    Legion Family Homecoming Gala Is June 10

    The New York State American Legion will celebrate the second annual Legion Family Homecoming on Saturday, June 10, at Vernon Downs Casino Hotel in Vernon, NY. The Homecoming honors Department Commander John B. Sampson, Department President Debbie Kryczkowski and Detachment Commander J. Bruce Ruthven.

    Vernon Downs Casino Hotel

    Vernon Downs Casino Hotel

    The gala gets underway with a social hour at 6 p.m. Dinner starts at 7, followed by the dinner program and dancing.

    A pre-event tour of local historical sites will begin at 10 a.m. that Saturday, with lunch at Oriskany Post 1448.

    Friday night and Saturday afternoon feature hospitality. Sunday morning features a continental breakfast.

    Members of the Legion, the Auxiliary and the Sons of the American Legion are invited.

    Cut-off date for reservations is May 25.

    See invitation for details and reservation forms for dinner and pre-event tour. Cost is $35 per person.

    Make you own room reservation by calling the Vernon Downs Casino Hotel at 315-829-3400. Mention the American Legion Family Homecoming to receive the special rate of $119 per night.

    2017 Homecoming Invitation – Info & Forms  (fillable PDF)