The AMERICAN LEGION is the World's Largest Veterans Organization. 'For God and Country,' our creed.
Eastern Shore Post 199 is located at 700 S. Mobile Street in Fairhope and is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Mailing address: P.O. Box 473, Fairhope, AL 36533. Tel: 251/928-9132.
The Legion Bar is open daily from 3 to 11pm. Open at noon on Saturday and Sunday. Smoking is not allowed indoors - however, the northside outdoor deck and bayside porch are designed to accomodate smokers.
Regular Membership Dues - $ 35 per year.
SONs of the American Legion - $ 20 / yr
Auxiliary Membership - $ 25 / yr
A monthly newsletter is sent to all members. Members are encouraged to receive the e-mail version for more complete news coverage and pictures. The US mail service delivers a shorter newsletter to those without e-mail.
Call or visit the Legion Bar for membership qualifications and applications.
Or, copy the membership application in this web site and join Post 199 of the American Legion TODAY! At present, there are over 400 members in the Post 199 family.
Post 199 Quarterly meetings. See the calendar page or the schedule in bar.
Post Operations Meetings are held each 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 9am. If you wish to get involved in the administration of Post 199 activities, BBQs, music concerts, facilities management and other work projects, please attend these meetings.
Open Guitar Jams - Friday & Saturday starting at 8pm. See Calendar page for entertainment schedule.
Sunday Bloody Marys- Sundays 11am -2pm. In Club Bar, on the DECK or TIKI BAR !
Monday Mess in the Hall - 5-7pm, Hot meal with sides, dessert and entertainment.
Tuesdays - 8pm until.., 'KARAOKE with MITCHELL LEE'
Wednesday Sandwich Nite!! Really good and cheap!
Music Concerts in Hall or on the Beach Stage - see Calendar of Events.
BBQs on Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day & Veterans Day with Music Concerts on the Beach Stage. See calendar.
USO SHOW - A tribute to active military service personel, veterans and to USO, Bob Hope, and more!
See 'ABOUT PAGE' for Calendar of SPECIAL EVENTS, specific dates, times, etc.
POST BAR - ALWAYS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC !
Beer Specials - Mon - Friday!
Pitchers of draft beer at discount prices. Wine and other liquors by the drink, toasted snack items, popcorn and lively conservation in the bar where American Legion 'tee' shirts sell for only $ 10 .
House guitars are available for bar patrons as long as the playin' and singin' are reasonably well done and not too loud.
LEGION FACILITY RENTAL RATES:
Hall and Kitchen - $ 250 per day + cleaning deposit.
Outdoor Activities Stage, Tiki Bar and Beach - $ 225 + cleaning deposit.
Rent Indoor Hall & all Beach Facilities - $ 450 + cleaning deposit.
Private and Business Meetings, Weddings, Reunions, Club Parties, Workshops and Special Interest Group Gatherings. All are welcome.
All alcoholic beverages consumed on Legion property must be purchased through Post 199. Smoking is not allowed indoors - the northside deck and bayside porch are arranged for smoking. No private coolers are permitted at the Legion during any organized activity or while the bar is open. And please, no glass bottles on the beach.
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