Commemorative Air Force, Central Texas Wing  

San Marcos, TX

Learn more about the CAF and Central Texas Wing and the volunteers to keep the Vintage WWII planes in the sky and support their great cause.

CAF Veterans Dinner and Big Band Dance - Nov 13, 2021

San Marcos Airport –1841 Airport Drive, Building. 2249, San Marcos, TX


Sentimental Journey Orchestra

Come honor and celebrate the brave men and women who gave us our freedom at the Commemorative Air Force Central Texas Wing in San Marcos. Swing dance along to authentic ‘40s music amongst restored and functional WWII aircraft. It’s a night you surely won’t forget.

  • Missed the best of a generation?​

  • Travel Back to the 1940's

  • Big Band - WWII Airplanes

  • Support Living History at this Great Event

  • Your Contribution Supports Vintage Planes to Stay in the Sky

  • Allows all to Experience Living History

  • 6:45 PM Swing Lesson with Rob & Diane of Swing Junction

  • 7:30 PM Presentation and Dancing to Sentimental Journey Orchestra


Dress for the event - Period attire (40's) civilian and military is encouraged, others come in street clothes for comfort please no Halloween costumes.  Come early to view the WWII aircraft outside the hangar.  Festivities start at 6 pm followed by swing dance lessons by Rob and Diane of Swing Junction until 7:30 when the fabulous Sentimental Journey Orchestra starts with the tunes of of greats like Glenn Miller.  A dance contest, silent auction and period attire dress contest round out a night of fun and enjoyment. Beer, wine, sodas and water are available. 


CLICK HERE to purchase tickets or call the Hangar at (830)708-6084.  Tickets are $65 per person and includes dinner and a table for eight can be reserved for $520.  VIP tables on the dance floor are available for $600 but are limited in number.  Tickets may be purchased at the gate on dance night but will remain $65 and will not include dinner.