Navy & Marine Corps
Formal Ball

A Weekend to Celebrate Service

November 4 - 6, 2022

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November 4 - 6, 2022

Join us for a historic weekend leading up to a Formal Naval & Marine Corps Ball. Join in the prestigious Celebration of Service sown with historic Navy and Marine Corps traditions. The weekend events honor service, instill comradery and show respect for men and women in our Navy and Marine Corps.


The Ball will be held at the iconic Hotel Colorado in the resort town of Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

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Friday, November 4th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tour of historic Hotel Colorado, including the Hotel’s connections to the Navy/Marine Corps over many years.

Friday, November 4th

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Welcome Reception at Hotel Colorado. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be provided. Cash bar.

Friday, November 4th


Attendees may make dinner plans at any of Glenwood Springs' fine restaurants.

Saturday, November 5

Morning & Afternoon

Attendees may make plans to enjoy any of Glenwood Springs' many popular attractions.

Saturday, November 5

5:30pm - 6:15pm

Cocktail reception at Hotel Colorado. Light hors d’oeuvres will be provided. Cash bar.

Saturday, November 5

6:15pm - 10:00

Navy/Marine Corps Ball at Hotel Colorado.

Reservations and Costs

The cost of the event is $160 per person, which covers the Friday Tour, the Friday Welcome Reception, the Saturday Cocktail Reception, and the Saturday Navy/Marine Corps Ball.  

The deposit to reserve a spot will be $32 per person.

Deposit payments should be mailed to:
Colorado Navy/Marine Corps Ball,
P.O. Box 1946
Glenwood Springs, CO 81602

Space is limited. Reservations will be accepted in the order that deposits are received, until such time as the event is full.

Lodging, Dining & Activities

Attendees should make their own lodging arrangements.  You might elect to stay at The Hotel Colorado, where the Ball will be held.  (If you choose to stay at the Hotel Colorado, be sure to mention that you are attending the Navy/Marine Corps Ball when you make your reservations.)

Or you might elect to stay at any of Glenwood Springs’ other lodging establishments offering different amenities and price points.

Attendees can expect to select from a vibrant mix  of restaurants in a variety of culinary styles while in Glenwood Springs.

Finally, there is always something to do in Glenwood Springs. The town boasts a wide selection of activities for visitors of all ages.

Contact Us

If you are interested in attending or just learning more about the Navy/Marine Corps Ball, please fill out and send this form. The Organizing Committee will respond.

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