Events:

  • Naval Order of the United States Capital Commandery Pearl Harbour Dinner at the Army Navy Club Farragut Square – December 7th. Full evening dress blues etc.
  • BOCDC drop in Christmas Social at the Sine Irish Pub Pentagon Row (1301 Joyce St Arlington) 1500 – 2100. Bring a toy for the USMC Tots for Toys and we will get it to the right place.
  • RAF at Pax River NAS. Burns Night Dinner (you know, the one with the haggis). January 26th. See seedcornpax.org
  • HM Queens Birthday Party.In the Garden of Lloyd House, 220 N.Washington Street. 1800 June 8th.
  • Trafalgar Night Dinner October 20th at a suitable location.
Almost fifteen hundred soldiers from the Household Division were on parade to mark the Queen’s Official 90th Birthday on 11th June 2016 on Horse Guards Parade, at the ceremony known as Trooping the Colour. All the Royal Colonels accompanied Her with The Prince of Wales, The Duke of Cambridge, and The Princess Royal also riding on the parade. The Soldiers were on parade in their traditional ceremonial uniforms of the Household Cavalry, Royal Horse Artillery, and Foot Guards. The musicians in the Household Cavalry Band and the Drum Majors were in their priceless Gold Coats. There was more than 300 horses on parade, and musicians from all the Household Division Bands & Corps of Drums marched and played as one. The famous Drum Horses of the Household Cavalry Band carrying priceless antique solid silver drums weighing 80lbs each were also on parade.