A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors
The Military Appreciation event would not be possible without the support and active participation of our sponsors. Please visit their websites to learn more about these organizations, agencies and businesses.
PenAir was started by Orin Seybert in 1955 with one two-seat aircraft in Pilot Point, Alaska. Today, PenAir is Alaska’s largest regional carrier 15 aircraft serving 36 communities in southwest Alaska. PenAir also serves three communities on the east coast of the United States as the provider of essential air service to those destinations. As a leader in aviation safety for small carriers, PenAir is proud to be a sponsor of Military Appreciation festivities in Valdez.
The Valdez Elks Lodge #2537 is part of the national fraternal organization known as the Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks. The Lodge also includes the Emblem Club #514. The Lodge has been in place in Valdez for decades and serves the community as a place for social gathering, but more importantly for charitable assistance for worthy individuals and organizations. The Elks & Emblem members are legendary in Valdez for their fundraising efforts for everything from local high school scholarships to victims of disaster. The Elks & Emblem also members work tirelessly to welcome people to the Valdez community. Military Appreciation is a priority for the Elks. They are proud to serve our military members during this special event.
Chena RV Park
Bear Creek Cabins and RV Park
Eagles #1971 Aerie and Auxiliary
Valdez Fisheries Development Association
Alaska Halibut House
Providence Valdez Hospital
Valdez Prospector Outfitters
Valdez Fish Derbies