Frequently Asked Questions

Is this a black-tie event?

Yes, the Midway American Patriot Award Gala is a black-tie event.

When will I receive my tickets for the event?

Tickets are not distributed for our annual gala. Guests’ names are added to a check-in list for admission at the event.

Is parking available?

Yes, complimentary parking is available at the Navy Pier.

Are drinks included in the ticket price?

Yes, there will be soft drinks, beer, wine, soda, and mixed drinks. Please drink responsibly and arrange to have a designated driver.

Will there be a sit-down dinner at the event?

Yes, a sit-down dinner plus tray-passed hors d’oeuvres and dessert are included in this event.

How do I get to the USS Midway Museum?

The museum is located at 910 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101. Please click here for a detailed map.

When should I submit my ad for the gala program?

We ask that you submit your ad by the first week of August to ensure it is included in the program. All ads must be camera-ready, submitted as a full-color, high-res (300 DPI) PDF file without crop marks. Please submit your ad to


Midway American Patriot Award Gala
Craig Fisher
Director of Partnership Marketing
(619) 398-8237
910 N Harbor Dr San Diego, CA 92101