3rd Annual VetFest DFW Weekend

Honoring Our Military And Veteran Heroes

Benefiting Veterans of Operation Iraqi and Enduring Freedom’s new Mobile Kitchen Program
Saturday, November 4, 2023
Gates open – 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Concert – Doors Open at 6:00 PM

Sunday, November 5, 2023
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

About the Event

VetFest DFW is a weekend to salute our military and veterans for their service to our country

Saturday, November 4, 2023
Gates open: 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sunday, November 5, 2023
Dinner and Auction: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Special Guest


Saturday, November 4, 2023
Gates Open: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Concert – Doors Open at 6:00 PM

General Admission

Children 11 and below – Free
Children 12 to 17 – $10
Adults – $20
General Admission and Concert – $35 (must be 21+)

Commanders Club Chalet
Individual Ticket $60
Table for 8 – $600

Commanders Club Chalet guests enjoy the best of everything at VETFEST DFW – including show center viewing! Each Commanders Club ticket includes ONE reserved seat at a shared table in the exclusive Commanders Club chalet. Each table will seat 8 guests in a spacious viewing area. Catering will be provided to treat you to a delicious buffet and snacks throughout the day – exclusive only to the Commanders Club chalet. Unlimited nonalcoholic beverages are also included. Commanders Club guests also have exclusive access to portable toilets. Visit the static displays, food vendors, and exhibits at your leisure with your “in-and-out” privileges to the Commanders Club Chalet.

* Exclusive seating area
*Catering provided
*Exclusive access to private bar
*Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages
*Exclusive access to portable toilets
*In-and-out privileges to visit static displays, concessions, vendors, and exhibitors
*Reserve up to 8 seats at a table

Military, Active Duty, Guard, Reserve, and Family Members – Free.
Please show Military ID at the gate for admittance.

** No Coolers, Open Containers, or Backpacks Allowed
**Parking is free
**We highly recommend ride-sharing
**Folding Chairs are allowed
**Special guests may cancel without any notification


Sunday, November 5, 2023
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Casino Night, Dinner and Auction
(Dress Business Casual)

Enjoy an evening at our casino night, dinner, and auction while listening to live music as we continue to raise money for our new mobile Kitchen Program

**Ticket Includes $1,000 Casino Play Money**

Music by Don Pendley

Special Guests
Patrick Kilpatrick (Actor)
Michael Kiselak (Former Dallas Cowboy Center)

*Special guest may cancel without notice*

Auction Items

These are just a few of what we have along with smaller items for both live and silent auction’s:


Opening Ceremony -12:00 PM

*National Anthem By: CPL Amy Duesing of the 1st Brigade, Texas State Guard
*Color Guard presented by: Texas State Guard
Under the Command of Brigadier General John Diggs


Full Day of Music
Guitars for Heroes: 12:30 – 2:00 PM
Casey Joiner: 2:30 – 4:00 PM
USA Cheerleaders: 2:45 – 3:00 PM
**Autographs 3:30-4:30 PM
GEICO GEKO – 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Face Painting
Balloon Artists


Big in Vegas: 8:00 PM
*Must be 21 + years
Tickets $15/Concert Only
Southern Junction Texas

Special Guests

Patrick Kilpatrick (Actor)
Michael Kiselak (Former Dallas Cowboy Center)

Food and Beverage

Bunni’s Bakes
Big Poppa Backyard BBQ
Flavor After Flavor

Local Vendors to Shop With

Aimilee – Artist

Silent Auction



Become a sponsor of the 3rd Annual VETFEST DFW! Build your brand and connect with current and potential customers! Reach a wide demographic of people, showcase your brand or host an event for your company – the sky’s the limit! To learn more on how to be involved, contact: kschwab@voief.org


EXHIBIT AND VEND WITH US! Celebrate our 3rd anniversary at VETFEST DFW on November 4th, 2023! Expose your brand to an unlimited number of attendees per day!

For more information contact:
Kurt Schwab – kschwab@voief.org


Support us and honor a hero Today!