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 - $ 40 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 Thursdays at 6pm. 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 noon -2pm. In Club Bar, on the DECK or TIKI BAR !
Monday Mess in the Hall - 5-7pm, Hot meal with sides, dessert and entertainment. $6.
Tuesdays - 'KARAOKE, 8pm
Wednesdays - $ 2 Spaghetti & $ 1.50 beer
Thursdays - TACO NITE, $ 0.75 each with drink purchase.
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 RENTALS:
Hall and Kitchen - Plenty of tables and chairs in Hall and a well-equipped Kitchen!
Outdoor Activities Stage, Tiki Bar and Beach - Beautiful beach front, many picnic tables and seating around attractive Tiki Bar.
Rent Indoor Hall & all Beach Facilities - Indoor Hall rental is perfect for back-up if it rains on your beach party!
Private and Business Meetings, Weddings, Reunions, Club Parties, Workshops and Special Interest Group Gatherings. All are welcome.
There are several options and combinations available for rentals. Just call for details and we will tailor to your exact needs.
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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