Sky Ball XI: Paying Tribute to Those Who Serve

On Oct. 5, American honors the nation’s servicemen and women, veterans and their families with the annual Sky Ball XI.

This year’s celebration includes a special tribute to those who have served in Afghanistan, as well as special guest and honorary chairman, Lt. Col (Ret.) James “Maggie” Megellas, the most decorated officer in the history of the 82nd Airborne Division. Many wounded warriors will attend as VIP guests.

Several of America’s living recipients of the Medal of Honor, along with many distinguished guests, will be in attendance, including Tony Orlando, as we celebrate 40 years of “Tie a Yellow Ribbon;” celebrity chef, Robert Irvine; and Gary Sinise, as his band Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band perform for guests. For more information about Sky Ball XI, visit

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