Veterans Ticket Foundation (Vet Tix) is offering free tickets to 12 events in December, 2016, to veterans, servicemembers, and their families. It is a national non-profit, non-governmental 501c(3) tax-exempt organization.
“teams up with major sports teams, leagues, promoters, organizations, venues and ticket holders to provide free and discounted tickets to the more than 21 million Military and Veterans.”
“sporting events, concerts, performing arts, educational and family activities across the nation.”
Potential recipients can access tickets to various events across the country by creating an account online at their website. Sign-up includes five different categories of individuals:
I am Currently Serving
I am a Veteran (all Honorably Discharged and Retirees) *
I am a Severely Wounded Veteran (Purple Heart) *
Gold Star – I am the Primary Next of Kin of someone who was Killed In Action.
Surviving Spouse of Service-member – with service connected death.”
The accounts will be created once their military service has been verified.
The 12 events:
Dec. 2 Santa Clara, California: PAC-12 Championship
Dec. 23 Fort Worth, Texas: 2016 Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl – Big 12 Conference Champion vs. Naval Academy
Dec. 24 Honolulu, Hawaii: 2016 Sheraton Hawaii Bowl
Dec. 27 Dallas, Texas: Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl
Dec. 6 Newark, New Jersey: New Jersey Devils vs. Vancouver Canucks
Dec. 10 San Jose, California: San Jose Sharks vs. Carolina Hurricanes
Dec. 13 New York, New York: New York Islanders vs. Washington Capitals
OTHER FESTIVE EVENTS
Dec. 15 Plymouth Township, Michigan: Holiday Pops with the Phil, presented by the Michigan Philharmonic
Dec 17 Amarillo, Texas: Happy Holiday Pops, presented by the Amarillo Symphony
Dec. 18 Rockford, Illinois: Holiday Pops
Dec. 23 Port Townsend, Washington: Holiday Hi-Jinx 2016
Dec. 30 Norman, Oklahoma: Hoops for the Holidays, Oklahoma Sooners vs. Baylor
To all military servicemembers, their families, and veterans who participate in any of these events: enjoy your December offering from Vet Tix!