2021 Mid-Winter Convention

Thursday, January 21 to Sunday, January 24

Omni Corpus Christi Hotel, Corpus Christi, Texas

(COVID-19 restrictions will be strictly enforced for all events.)


Join us at the Texas VFW 2021 Mid-Winter Convention being held in Corpus Christi, Texas, at the
Omni Corpus Christi Hotel! As a special treat, the VOD/Patriot's Pen/Teacher Awards Banquet will be held onboard the USS Lexington.


The USS Lexington is a World War II vintage aircraft carrier. Commissioned in 1943, she served the United States longer and set more records than any other carrier in the history of naval aviation. Decommissioned in 1991, The USS Lexington is open year-round, seven days a week for touring and special events. Learn more about the historic USS Lexington here

Mid-Winter will be filled with informative training sessions, seminars, committee meetings, vendor booths, and plenty of camaraderie amongst new friends and old. In addition, Texas Veterans of Foreign Wars Veterans Service Officers, Mike Eshenbaugh and Katina Cryer, will be in attendance Friday, January 22 and Saturday, January 23, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. to help veterans make initial claims for VA disability and VA compensation. Any veteran who wishes to file a VA claim should attend to receive this free assistance. Read press release here.


We look forward to seeing you in Corpus Christi!

Awards Banquet Tickets — SOLD OUT!

Contact John Jowers at (512) 834-8535, ext. 106 for ticket availability.

Ticket price includes transportation to/from the USS Lexington.

No admittance to Awards Banquet without your printed ticket.

Awards Banquet Menu

Garden Salad

Fresh Iceberg, Red Cabbage, Romaine and Field Greens

Topped with Cucumbers and Hot House Grape Tomatoes

Served with Ranch or House Italian Dressing


Chicken Cordon Bleu

Stuffed with Black Forest Ham and Imported Swiss cheese, 

 Topped with homemade chicken beurre blanc sauce


Garlic Grilled Shrimp Scampi Skewer

Large Fresh-Caught Gulf Shrimp, 

Grilled with a Lemon Pepper Scampi Butter


Baby Red Mashed Potatoes

Green Beans Amandine


Devil’s Food Cake

Interested in becoming a Texas VFW Sponsor which includes varying levels of brand exposure at our
Mid-Winter Convention? Download our 2020-21 Sponsor Packet here.