EVENTS!  

Next Care-pack Event!

Holiday Care-Pack
Saturday, November 19th
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
1-113 CAV National Guard Armory
in Sioux City

Pack a care-package for a deployed Service Member at the 1-113 CAV National Guard Armory in Sioux City. Items to go in the boxes, shipping materials and postage are provided. All we need is your hands to pack the boxes.

Veterans Day Game and Benefit Concert
Friday Night Veterans Day, 11.11.11
7:00 pm to 12:30 am
Tyson Event Center

The Sioux City Musketeers and Support Siouxland Soldiers will honor local veterans, military members and their families at the "Star-Spangled Salute Game" on Friday, November 11th at 7:00 p.m. during the Sioux City Musketeers vs. Tri-City Storm hockey game at the Tyson Event Center. The game will be followed by a Judd Hoos benefit concert, sponsored by Long Lines Wireless, from 9:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.

Anyone with a ticket to the Musketeer gam...e that night may attend the concert free of charge. Anyone wishing to go to the concert without going to the hockey game can pay $10 at the door. Entrance to the concert will be through the Tyson Event Center box office doors.
Service members and their immediate family members are invited to attend the game for free, courtesy of Siouxland Surgery Center.

Members of the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) associations are also invited to attend for free. Tickets may be obtained by presenting a Military, American Legion or VFW ID at the Tyson Events Center Box Office (401 Gordon Drive, Sioux City, IA) starting on October 17th. Tickets must be picked up by November 9th. Additional tickets for extended family and friends can also be purchased at this time to arrange free seats next to paid seats.
Harvest Hallow Pumpkin Patch
23805 Nature Ave, Le Mars IA
Saturday, October 1st
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Scarecrow Farm Pumpkin Patch
1592 Charles Ave, Lawton IA (4 miles East of Sioux City on HWY 20)
Tuesday, October 11th
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m .

Military Families, Join Support Siouxland Soldiers for some FREE FALL FUN at the PUMPKIN PATCH!!
There will be Activities for the Kids, Hayrack rides, a Corn maze, Halloween Treats and Pumpkins!!

RSVP: Please email jen@supportsiouxlandsoldie rs.com to reserve your free tickets to the pumpkin patch of your choice. (Tickets are limited to the first 100 people. Free tickets for service member and immediate family only. Please show Military ID upon arrival.)

Patriot Palooza! at Minerva’s: Thurs. July 21st, 5-9pm Come get the Patriot Palooza drink! Proceeds benefit Support Siouxland Soldiers.

Download PDF flyer for details!!

Military Youth Day Camp
Saturday, August 13th Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center in scenic Stone State Park
4500 Sioux River Road

10 a.m. -2 p.m.  (Children under age 12, Come and Go)
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Teenagers ages 12-18 Backpack Journalists Photography Workshop)

Free Picnic BBQ lunch for all Military Families Scavenger hunt with GPS navigation (Geocaching) with Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Loess Hills natural history exhibits Interactive prairie, wetland & woodland exhibits, Live native reptile and fish exhibits, Bird viewing area, Butterfly and wildflower gardens, Several miles of trails leading to forest and prairie viewpoints

Take home a Military Youth Backpack Kit full of goodies and a deployment diary and have a chance at winning one of two door prizes: One Free Night of Camping at any of the Woodbury County campgrounds. Sponsored by ISU Extension and Support Siouxland Soldiers

Teenager Backpack Journalists Workshop: PHOTOGRAPHY  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Ages 12-18. A Backpack Journalist is an educational services and event support company that assists teens through the deployment cycle, including reintegration. A $50 value per child paid for by the 185th Air National Guard Refueling Wing
2011 Biker Run

Support Siouxland Soldiers presents the
"Thank You for Serving" Concert,
Sat. Aug. 27:  5 pm - midnight

The evening will include five local bands rockin it up for the Troops, free drink tickets for the Service Members and a award ceremony for those who have made this event possible!

Firehouse Bar, Five Local Bands Perform for the Troops and Veteran's
FREE for all to Attend, 21 and older
KELLY QUINN BAND • PREMIUM DRAFT • TRAVIS BARNES BAND
THE MUFFIN TOPS• BARTLE & BOLIN BLUES BAND
Explorer's Game and Activities
Sun. July 3rd, 7p.m.
Thrivent Financial Fundraiser for Support Siouxland Soldiers: Explorer’s Game with live music from the Establishments and fireworks following the game. Limited number of free game tickets with dinner and inflatable jumpy house available for Military Families.
Bandits Military Appreciation Game Sat. June 25th 7 p.m. FREE Tickets for Military Families who are then invited down on the field for a special Armed Forces Appreciation Ceremony. Support Siouxland Soldiers Merchandise will be for sale at the event. (Indoor Arena Football) Pick up your free tickets at the Bandits Box Office Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Awesome Charity Night FREE KIDZ ZONE: Thurs. June 16th, 6 - 9pm Convention Center, Games, Inflatable obstacle course, Gladiator, Food, Kid's Tattoos and more! Kicks off with a Support Siouxland Soldiers Parade of Veterans on Motorcycles and Military Convoy. Dress up in Red, White and Blue and ride on a Military truck!
2011 Biker Run Biker Run & Party: June 11th Abate District 20 hosts a Biker Run and Party at the Ickey Nickel. All vehicles welcome. Registration begins at 10am. 5pm dinner, auction, live music by Hippie Go Lucky, prizes, biker rodeo, free camping and more. 1st prize $300, 2nd: $200, 3rd: $100. Proceeds benefit Support Siouxland Soldiers. $20 per rider/ $10 passenger. Enlarge Poster
Care-Pack Event: Thurs, June 2nd Pack a care-package for your Parent at the 1-113 CAV National Guard Armory, Sioux City, 6pm Family Pack. Items to go in the boxes, shipping materials and postage is provided.
Pack the Humvee Event
Sat. 10-2pm Southern Hills HyVee
VIsit the Support Siouxland Soldiers Ladies in Pink and pick up an items for the Troops while you pick up your groceries Saturday morning. All items received will be packed and sent to the troops this week!

Celebrity Guest Bartender Night at Eldon's Restaurant. Thurs. May 19th, 6pm - 8pm

 

Bartenders: Retired Military, Joe Twidwell, Vice President of Security National Bank and Lt. Col. Stephanie Samenus of the 185th and Board Member of Security National Bank. Join us for a drink, 20% of the bar proceeds benefits Support Siouxland Soldiers.
Easter Egg Hunt and Pot-luck, Saturday, April 23 · 11:00am - 12:30pm Dress up and join us for a Military Family Easter Event with Food, Prizes & Crafts!! FREE Easter basket, as many eggs and candy as you can find and a Free Prize from Scheels.

Packin for Our Peeps
Sat. March 26th

 

Pack an Easter care-package for your Parent at the 1-113 CAV National Guard Armory, Sioux City, 11am Family PackPack a care-package for your Parent at the 1-113 CAV National Guard Armory, Sioux City, 6pm Family Pack. Items to go in the boxes, shipping materials and postage is provided.

Kid's Club Carnival
February 27th 2011
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

 

Want to play some ring toss, cup cake walk, bean bag toss, and try your chances at the Duck pond?!? Eat PIZZA, FRUIT & DESSERT?!? Then Support Siouxland Soldiers invites you to attend this event. There will be games, BIG, BIG prizes, food, Scrubby the Bear, temporary tattoos and fun!!

Valentine Care Pack
Sat. Jan 15th 2pm
Pack a Valentine care-package for your Parent at the 1-113 CAV National Guard Armory, Sioux City, 6pm Family Pack. Items to go in the boxes, shipping materials and postage is provided.
Holiday Care-Pack
Sat. Nov. 27th 10 - noon
113 CAV National Guard Armory
Pack a Christmas care-package for your Parent at the 1-113 CAV National Guard Armory, Sioux City, 6pm Family Pack. Items to go in the boxes, shipping materials and postage is provided.
Kid's Club Holiday Party
Thurs. Nov. 11th 6-8 p.m.
Come and enjoy food and fun with Support Siouxland Soliders!! We will be making crafts to send in care-packs, decorating care-pack boxes, making Christmas cards, face painting, obstacle course, inflatables, holiday crafts, care-package box decorating and more!!!
Military Appreciation Night at the Musketeer's Game
Sat. November 13, 7:05pm
Free tickets for Military Families, Military Appreciation Reception with music video of Siouxland Military Families. A portion of the proceeds with benefit Support Siouxland Soldiers!