The Veterans Day Dinner and Dance is an annual event which celebrates veterans and the musical performers who entertained them. It is presented with the support of the Champaign County Memorial Foundation.
The 2019 event will take place on November 9th at the VFW Hall (220 East Court Street, Urbana, OH 43078). Doors will open at 5:30 PM and dinner will begin at 6. Tickets are $25 and are available at the Arts Council office or by calling (937) 653-7557.
Each year the versatile 10-piece Bob Gray Orchestra plays 40s style "Big Band Swing." The band has been in existence since 1973, and its top-caliber musicians also perform in other musical organizations, including The Dayton Philharmonic and the Springfield Symphony.
The diamond sponsor for the event is the Champaign County Memorial Foundation.
The gold sponsor for the event is Bundy Baking Solutions.
Silver sponsors are KTH Parts Industries Inc., Skelley Lumber, Security National Bank, RMT, and the Ohio Arts Council.