AUSA Celebration Honoring
the 245th Birthday of US Army

AUSA Celebration Honoring The 245th Birthday of the US Army

The Venue

Set in the heart of bustling downtown Tampa, Florida, the contemporary Hilton Tampa Downtown will be the site of the AUSA Celebration Honoring the 245th Birthday of US Army.

The  Hilton is the 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award recipient.  It includes a rooftop swimming pool, whirlpool and sundeck, 24-hour fitness center, 211 Restaurant and Lounge, and a Starbucks café.

The Hilton Tampa Downtown hotel rooms are designed with comfort and convenience in mind, providing a place to unwind or to catch up on work. Explore the various types of rooms and amenities, and choose the space that’s right for you.

The Tampa Army Ball Committee is pleased to announce that they have reserved a number of rooms at the Hilton Tampa Downtown.

Hilton Tampa Downtown
211 North Tampa St. Tampa FL 33602
Tel: 813-204-3000

The rooms have been reserved for the nights of the 12th and the 13th of June.
Rooms can be reserved at a special price of $121 by clicking here.
Spaces are limited, make reservations soon!

For questions, please contact

Others nearby hotels:

Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel
200 N Ashley Drive
Tampa FL 33602
Tel: 813-223-2222
Tel: 888-627-81053

Embassy Suites
513 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
Tel: 913-769-8300

The Westin Tampa Harbour Island
725 South Harbour Island Blvd
Tampa FL 33602
Tel: 813-229-5000

Keynote Speaker

Our keynote speaker for the AUSA Celebration Honoring the 245th Birthday of US Army will be SMA Dan Dailey, U.S. Army, Retired.

SMA Dailey is the new Vice President for NCO and Soldier Programs of the Association of the United States Army. He served in the Army’s top enlisted post and recently retired after serving for over 30 years.

Hilton Tampa Downtown

Hotel Reservations

Hilton Tampa Downtown

211 North Tampa Street
Tampa, FL 33602
Tel: +1-813-204-3000

Hotel Reservations


Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Army Ball?

Hilton Tampa Downtown

  • 211 North Tampa St
  • Tampa, FL 33602
  • Tel + 1-813-204-3000

When is the Army Ball?

The event is  Saturday, June 13th, 2020. The event begins at 1800-1900 Cocktail and Social Hour. Formal Ceremony goes from 1900 till 2100.  Dancing 2100-2400.

What should I wear to the Army Ball?

Dress Blues, Dress Mess, or service equivalent.
Black tie / formal evening wear.

What is the menu?

You can expect top-notch dining and entertainment this year. Dinner will be a multi-course meal with a selection of the chef’s custom plated beef and chicken, or vegetarian entrees. Dinner will include salads, rolls, and coffee.

How much are the Tickets?

Early Bird Pricing

  • $20.00 (currently serving E1-E4)
  • $30.00 (currently serving E5-E6)
  • $75.00 (general admission)

Regular Pricing

  • $25.00 (currently serving E1-E4)
  • $35.00 (currently serving E5-E6)
  • $85.00 (general admission)

Army Ball Tampa Corporate Sponsors

AUSA Suncoast
Hilton Tampa Downtown
Lockheed Martin
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