Cannons-Marine Corps League 243rd Marine Corps Birthday Celebration

Place: Cannons Seafood Grill-Overlooks Dana Point Harbor
Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Time: 6:30PM
Dress: Men & Women-Semi Formal
Cost: $60/Person, and to Sponsor A Marine
Please consider Sponsoring a Marine to attend and receive Free Raffle Tickets for bringing an unwrapped Children’s Christmas Gift.
Please consider sponsoring a Marine to attend.

Dear Detachment Members & Friends,

MCL Marine Birthday photos at CannonsYou are cordially invited to our 4th Annual Cannons: Marine Corps League-South Coast Detachment’s 243rd Marine Corps Birthday Celebration. We expect to be Sold Out well in advance of Tuesday, November 6th with their only being 80 seats available. You are respectfully encouraged to make your reservations post haste before all the seats have been spoken for.

This year’s gala evening will include the reading of MGen John A. Lejeune’s-Then Commandant (1921), Order 47 inaugurating the Marine Corps’ Birthday to be celebrated every November 10th of each year, the viewing of current Commandant General Robert Neller’s Birthday Message, and the cutting of the cake with a sword so a piece may be given to our Guest of Honor, plus the Oldest & Youngest Marine Present. We will also have a Champagne Toast to our beloved Marine Corps.

The Dinner includes a separate Mouth Watering PRIME RIB Carving Station (Au Juice & Horseradish Cream Sauce) accompanied by a scrumptious Buffet Feast which will include a Caesar Salad, Sour Dough Rolls, Prime-Tender Burgundy Tri-Tip, Salmon Florentine, Macadamia-Crusted Chicken surrounded by vegetables and rice. There will be Red & White Wine made available to tantalize you palate as you experience this dining pleasure. Our Marine Corps Birthday Cake will be served as desert, with coffee being served upon request. During the Assembly Period & Cocktail Hour Cannons will offer a No-Host Bar where beer and mixed drinks may be purchased at their conveniently located bar. We will also offer a “For The Good Of The Order” Raffle with lots of wonderful Prizes and Cash Awards.

Please reserve your seats via our secure PayPal Link (Please include the Names of the Guests in your Party). If you prefer, send the Names in your Party and a Check (Note Section: MC Birthday Dinner) to our Marine Corps League-South Coast Detachment, P.O. Box 3775, San Clemente, CA 92674-3775. Attn: Ken Sears-Paymaster.

I, along with our Marines look forward to being in your company for what portends to be a wonderful Marine Corps Birthday Dinner Celebration.

Semper Fi, Burton Brown-Commandant
Marine Corps League-South Coast Detachment

Note: The Marine Corps League-South Coast Detachment is a Qualified 501 {c}{4} Non-Profit Organization. EIN: 33-0450163

Marine Corp Birthday cake