The National WWII Museum

Celebrating Those Who Serve

Supporting Sponsor

Andrew J. Higgins and the Men and Women of Higgins Industries

Medal of Honor Sponsor

Madlyn and Paul Hilliard

Service Salute Sponsor

The Duchossois Family Foundation

Patriotic Patron Party Sponsor

In Memory of Senator John McCain and His Courageous Naval Service and Legacy

Event Schedule

Dancing and entertainment at the Victory Ball Gala
    6:00 p.m.

    Cocktail Reception | Hors d’Oeuvres | Exclusive Entertainment

    Sponsors and Patrons will receive early event entry as well as exclusive access to the Patron Party, featuring a cocktail reception and passed hors d’oeuvres, private full bar, and entertainment.

    7:00 p.m.

    Open Bars | Food Stations | Live Music | Museum Access

    Culinary Creations by The American Sector Restaurant & Bar

    Except for reserved seating, this is not a seated event. However, we will have plenty of first-come, first-served table seating for dinner and rest in between dancing and enjoying the evening’s activities. If you require a seat, we recommend reserved seating.

    Service Uniform, Cocktail Attire, or 1940s Dress Encouraged

    Receive 20% off your purchase of 1940s-inspired clothing and accessories at the Museum’s Corner Store with proof of ticket purchase! Located on the Museum's campus at the corner of Andrew Higgins Drive and Magazine Street.

    The Victory Belles and The Victory Swing Orchestra!

    Enjoy this unique tribute to the swinging sounds of the 1940s performed by BB’s Stage Door Canteen’s own performers and bands.

  • Join us at 8:15 p.m. at the main stage for a salute to veterans and servicemembers.

Don’t forget to visit the Museum on Sunday, November 11, for our annual Veterans Day celebration. Join us as we honor all of our nation's veterans with a commemorative morning ceremony and special presentations throughout the day. This event is free and open to the public, and all veterans, reservists, and active-duty servicemembers receive free Museum admission.

Ticket Levels

Food, drink, and entertainment at the Victory Ball Gala

A ticket purchase for Victory Ball includes event entry at 7:00 p.m. with food, beverages, and entertainment as well as access to the Museum’s pavilions and exhibit galleries throughout the evening.

Table Sponsor Levels & Ticket Pricing


Victory Ball Sponsors and Patrons receive early event entry at 6:00 p.m., exclusive Patron Party access for the duration of the event, and recognition on all printed materials—including event invitation, event program, event web page, day-of-event signage, and the 2018 Annual Donor Wall and Annual Report.

Victory Ball Sponsors

Victory Ball Commitee

Questions? Contact us at 504-528-1944 x 363 or