American Legion Post 129

Friday, December 24th 

This year we will once again be having our Ugly Sweater night and our White Elephant gift exchange on Christmas Eve. So plan on wearing your best ugly sweater or best Christmas outfit and join in on the silly fun! a small prize will be given for the best and worst dressed. 

We will be holding our 7th annual white elephant gift exchange at 630 pm. Bring a gift and join in on the fun! We ask that all gift be approximately $20 in value. 

This night is always a great time so be sure to come on out! 

Kitchen will be closed. Feel free to bring something to snack on. 

The Latest News, Events, and Menus for the Week of
 December 21st to 27th 

Freedom Hall will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day starting at 10 am. So stop on by and celebrate with your Post family! 
There will be some schedule changes due to the holidays. See below for details. 

Friday, Dec 24th 
- Freedom Hall will be Open
- Liberty Hall will be closed
- No Live Call Bingo
- Kitchen will be closed

Saturday, Dec 25th 
- Freedom Hall will be Open
- Liberty Hall will be Closed
- No Food Truck
- Queen of Diamonds raffle will take place at 7 pm, remember you must be here by 645 pm to purchase tickets. 

Friday, Dec 31st 
- Both Liberty Hall and Freedom Hall will be open
- No live call bingo
- Kitchen will be closed
Every Tuesday!
Join us on Tuesdays from 6 pm to 8 pm for our new Tap TV Tournament. No cost to join in the tournament. Just download the app and play our interactive TV trivia!

You can play in both Liberty and Freedom Hall. Winner of each game wins a free drink. Join in anytime between 6 pm and 8 pm.

So download and app and join in on the fun!
Queen of Diamonds this Saturday! 
This week the pot will start at $26,542. Tickets will be $1 one ticket or six tickets for $5. The machines are up and running so stop in anytime to get your tickets for a change to win. 

To learn more about the machines see below. 
Queen Raffle Rules
Queen of Diamond Machines
The machines are in and installed, we couldn't be more excited! The good news is that you will be able to get your Queens tickets any time we are open. Just purchase your tickets from the machine write your name, phone number and the number you want drawn on the ticket. You do not have to be present to win but if this information is not on your ticket and you are not present your ticket will be considered invalid and we will draw another ticket. 

Remember you MUST be a valid American Legion, Auxiliary or SAL member with a current card to play. If someone purchases a ticket and is not a valid member the ticket will be considered invalid. 

We know that many of you are as excited about the machines as we are but there are a few details that need to be remembered.

The machine dispenses tickets immediately when you insert your money. Why is this important that you know this? Because is you are planning on spending $5 on tickets, to get the 6 tickets for $5 deal, you will need to put in a $5 dollar bill. If you put  in five 1 dollar bills you will only get five tickets. 

The other thing to remember is that each machine only holds one color ticket.  All four color tickets will be available through the machines but each machine will hold a different color. You will only be able to get the 6 tickets for $5 deal if you purchase from one machine. Which would mean your tickets will all be the same color.

If you would like to purchase one of each color you will have to come to the Post on Saturday evenings. You of course, can purchase just one ticket from each machine to get one of each color you will just miss out on the deal. Or you can spend $5 in each machines and end up with 6 tickets of each color. 

If you have any additional questions please see myself, Joe, Jim, Tom or Rick. 
Breakfast Help
We are looking for volunteers to help serve and wash dishes for breakfast on Sunday mornings. We need help immediately! If you are available  please see Millie or myself. 
You can watch us draw the winning ticket for the Queens raffle live on Facebook by going to our "Post 129 Members" page. You need to be a member of the Facebook group to watch the video so be sure to request your membership this week if you haven't already done so. Link to group is below. 
Post 129 Members Group
We have some great bands coming up in the Freedom Hall on Friday nights and some fun entertainment in the Liberty Hall. Be sure to plan on coming up and checking them out! 

Freedom Hall

Dec 24th - No Band
Dec 31st - Matt Altman Band
Jan 7th - Branden Parrish
Jan 14th - Wes Cobb
Jan 21st - A1A Jax Band
Jan 28th - 4 Play

Liberty Hall 
Dec 31st - Doug Bracey
Jan 29th - Godiva
Feb 19th - Matt Altman Band
Mar 26th - Cloud 9
April 30th - Once Again
May 21st - 4 Play
Sunday, December 26th 

Millie will be cooking up a fabulous eggs Benedict special plus the full regular menu this week. 

On top of that is you come in your Christmas attire Millie will have a special surprise for you. 
Your 2021 membership expires at the end of the year - time to renew your membership is now! All staff will be asking to see your 2022 cards starting on January 1st. Be ready to show your card proudly.Without a valid 2022 card we will not be able to serve you in the canteen so please be sure to get those memberships paid.
Auxiliary December Fundraisers

December Raffle - The Auxiliary will be raffling off two sago palms with $100 of pull tabs and scratch offs on each.  Two winners will be drawn on December 31st. You do not need to be present to win. Tickets are $1 for one ticket, $5 for six tickets. 

Giving Tree - The giving tree is back! It's fun and easy to play. All you have to do is pick an envelope with the amount you want to spent. Take it and the money and give it to an Auxiliary officer. They will in turn give you a prize! 

All proceeds to go towards Auxiliary charities. 
Now Open! 
We are excited to announce that the Liberty Hall (non smoking hall) is now open at 10 am Monday through Friday. We are also excited to announce that we are bringing on Sherry Bodkin to bar tend for you.

So be sure to stop in for some lunch and a cocktail and welcome Sherry to the Post 129 family.
Monday Nights in the Liberty Hall

Paint night is is a fabulous time to come on up and explore your artsy side. Everyone is having a great time and the finished projects are amazing. 

This is beginner painting instruction for everyone. The cost is between $10 and $25 depending on the project (to cover supplies). This is a great time. Come on out and give it a try I bet you will be happy you did! 
Shirts are in! See Brandi to pick up your shirts. 
Advertise Here at Post 129
We have an opportunity for a few local businesses to advertise here at Post 129 at a extremly reasonable rate. If intrested in details please see Brandi.   
2021 is almost over - it's time to celebrate all the fabulous times we had in 2021! And what better place to do so than Post 129! So plan on celebrating the New Year with us here. We always have a great time and always have a few surprises in store for the evening. This year is shaping up to be even better and we can't wait to celebrate the end of this year with you all!

In the Freedom Hall we are extremely excited to announce that we will have the Matt Altman Band and in the Liberty Hall we have Doug Bracey with a full night of karaoke. This is going to be a a great time! With this stellar entertainment like this I promise there is no where else you will want to be! 

Remember there will NOT be a cover charge. We like to throw what we call no fuss parties for New Years Eve. Great Entertainment, Simple Decorations, and Wonderful Friends. What more can you ask for?

There will be party favors and a champagne toast at midnight but other than that it is just come, party, drink, and dance!

The kitchen will not be open so feel free to bring a snack. 
Deck the Chairs
Thank you to everyone who came out and voted at the Deck the Chairs event. Because of you, the volunteers that worked the chair, and the hard working crew that put the display together we once again are bringing home an award. This year we won the Red Chair award. Great job all around! 
Saturday Nights Food Truck 

We are getting some fabulous trucks lined up for us on Saturday evenings. If the food trucks on Saturdays is something you enjoy be sure to come on out to show your support.

1/1 - JR's Wings
1/8 - Hibashi Party
1/15 - Patty Shack
1/22 - Aunt Greg's
1/29 - Chunky Tomato
Kitchen is Open! Come on in and check on the new specials!

Monday Through Friday Food

Monday through Friday Below Menu is Served for
Lunch from 11 am to 2 pm

Monday through Thursday Below Menu is Served for
Dinner from 530 pm to 8 pm

Fridays Dinner is served up by the organizations from 530 pm til they sell out

Weekend Food 
Saturday we have food trucks from 530 pm to 730 pm
Breakfast is served on Sundays from 9 am to 11 am
Football Menu served on Sundays from 1 pm to 5 pm
Freedom Hall
Smoking Permitted

Monday Nights
Trivia at 7 pm
Tuesday Nights 
Tap TV Trivia at 6 pm

Wednesday Nights
Bingo at 2 pm
Karaoke at 7 pm

Thursday Nights
Texas Hold'em Poker

Friday Nights
Bingo at 2 pm
Steak Bingo at 630 pm
Live Entertainment at 7 pm

Saturday Nights
Queen of Diamonds Raffle & 
Food Truck Night

Sunday Nights
Pass the Trash at 6 pm
Liberty Hall
No Smoking Permitted

Monday Nights
Paint Night at 6 pm

Tuesday Nights
Dart League at 7 pm &
Tap TV Trivia at 6 pm

Wednesday Nights
Open Mic at 7 pm

Thursday Nights 
Trivia at 7 pm

Friday Nights 
Karaoke at 7 pm

Saturday Nights
Steak Bingo at 715 pm

Opening at for Football 
Closes at Business Decline
Join us for Bingo every
Wednesday and Friday starting at 2 pm
Please join us in our American Legion Post 129 Saturday golf.  It is a nine hole captains choice/best ball theme.  We now have over 40 players signed up to play on Saturday Mornings. We would love to have you join us.

If interested please give Clint Swinehart call at 904-253-5856 or e-mail him at We now play at Windy Harbor Mayport Naval Station and tee times start at 10:30.
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