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The Armed Forces History Museum is pleased to welcome back the Stars & Stripes USA Spirit of America Show on Friday, March 22nd. Back by popular demand following last year’s successful event.

Tickets are on sale now at any of the Swing Gang Weekly Dances –  Sunday or Tuesday.  General admission tickets are available for $24. Groups of 10 or more get a $3 per ticket discount.
ONLINE: Get them now HERE (Includes Web Service Fee), by calling 727.539.8371 or in person at the museum.

Doors open at 7:30pm for those with general admission tickets. The event will end at 11 pm. A limited number of $45 VIP tickets are available and include a full dinner buffet thanks to the Florida Restaurant Purchasing Group. Doors for the VIP’s open at 6pm.

The Stars & Stripes USA Spirit of America Show is a spectacular big band show and salute to our troops. It features the 19-piece 10 O’Clock Big Swing Band Orchestra, guest singers performing tributes to Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald, show hostesses, full bars, WWII reenactors from the 1st Infantry Division, paparazzi, a red carpet welcome and valet parking. Swing dance lessons will be available from 7:30pm to 8pm. The 10 O’Clock Big Swing Band Orchestra will play live beginning at 8pm.

Last year’s VIP tickets sold out quickly therefore, we suggest that those wishing to purchase these tickets this year do so early. The Stars & Stripes USA Spirit of America show is sponsored by Swing Gang, Clearwater Toyota, the Tampa Bay Times, and The Studio Graphic Design.

Proceeds from the 2013 Special Event Series benefit the community outreach, youth education and veteran’s programs of the Armed Forces History Museum.