Calendar

Sep
26
Thu
Navy vs. Memphis Football Party @ American Legion Post 560
Sep 26 @ 19:00 – 22:00
Navy vs. Memphis Football Party @ American Legion Post 560

Thursday night game. Be a patriot and join us at the American Legion in Garden Oaks.

Hamburgers & tots for sale, drink specials.

Sep
28
Sat
All Services Golf Tournament @ Battleground Golf Course
Sep 28 @ 10:30 – 20:00

All Services Golf Tournament, presented by West Point Foundation of Greater Houston

10:30-11:30am Check In & Warm Up
11:30am Tournament Briefing/Box Lunches
12:00pm Tee Time – Shot Gun Start
4:30- Reception Begins

5:30pm – Award & Recognition Dinner Begins

8:00pm Conclusion

~ Format ~
Four man scramble
Bogie is your friend

~ Lunch & Dinner ~
Box lunch at tee time
Fajita Buffet Awards Dinner afterward

~ Awards ~
Longest Drive = 2 chances to win
Closest to the Pin = 2 chances to win
1st, 2nd and 3rd team winners

~ Registration ~

https://secure.west-point.org/wpfgh/golf/

Register NLT COB Friday, September 13th, 2019

Register as an Individual = $100.00 (Meet new friends!)
Foursome = $350 (Bring friends, business contacts, family)
Dinner ONLY, NO GOLF = $30.00 (Not a golfer? Join us for a fun and informative dinner)

~ Sponsorships/Donations ~

Sponsor a Hole (18): $500 | Tent, Sign, Promo Material OK

Platinum Sponsor (3): $7,500 | includes 4 X Foursomes

Gold Sponsor (5): $5,000 | includes 3 X Foursomes

Silver Sponsor (10): $2,500 | includes 2 X Foursomes

Bronze Sponsor (20): $1,500 | includes 1 X Foursome

Donations for door prizes welcome

Oct
3
Thu
Beaumont Beat AF Lunch @ Republic Chicken
Oct 3 @ 11:30 – 12:30
Beaumont Beat AF Lunch @ Republic Chicken

Join us for some fried falcon in preparation of beating Air Force. No-host (pay your own) lunch. Alumni, parents, all service academies welcome.

 

Please RSVP for headcount by emailing the organizer or going to our Facebook event page.

Oct
4
Fri
October Monthly Lunch: Convict Cowboys @ Tony Mandola's Gulf Coast Kitchen
Oct 4 @ 11:30 – 13:00

October Monthly Lunch with Mitchell Roth

Join us for lunch with MITCHEL P. ROTH, the author of 16 books including Convict Cowboys: The Untold History of the Texas Prison Rodeo, Global Organized Crime: A 21st Century Approach, and An Eye for An Eye: A Global History of Crime and Punishment, translated into Turkish, Croatian, and forthcoming in Chinese. Roth recently completed Fire in the Big House: The Forgotten Story of the Ohio Penitentiary Fire, America’s Worst Prison Disaster, and its Aftermath. Now looking for publisher.  He is professor of criminal justice and criminology at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. He resides in The Woodlands, Texas.

Mitch will discuss his latest book, Convict Cowboys.  Convict Cowboys is the first book on the nation’s first prison rodeo, which ran from 1931 to 1986. At its apogee the Texas Prison Rodeo drew 30,000 spectators on October Sundays. Mitchel P. Roth portrays the Texas Prison Rodeo against a backdrop of Texas history, covering the history of rodeo, the prison system, and convict leasing, as well as important figures in Texas penology including Marshall Lee Simmons, O.B. Ellis, and George J. Beto, and the changing prison demimonde.

TxGC MEMBERS ALWAYS GET $5 OFF!

  • TxGC Members, use the discount code, provided via email, at check out
  • $35 for non-members
  • $30 for TxGC Members

MENU

  • Ice tea, water, soda, cash bar
  • Choice of Sicilian salad or Mama’s gumbo
  • Choice of entree
    • Chicken John Kim: grilled chicken topped in mushrooms, roasted peppers, white wine butter sauce
    • Penne Pasta with Meat Sauce: traditional penne pasta with Mama’s slow cooked meat sauce
    • Blacked Trout: filet topped with etoufee served with red-skinned mashed potatoes and vegetables
  • Choice of chocolate cake or cheesecake
Nov
11
Mon
6th Annual Army/Navy Golf Scramble @ Hermann Park Golf Course
Nov 11 @ 08:00 – 13:00

6 year tradition- Please join us.  Various packages available (individual, team, lunch-only). Lunch included. Sponsorships needed.

~ Date & Time~

  • VETERANS DAY
  • Monday, November 11, 2019
  • Arrive NLT 7:30 AM
  • 8:00 a.m. – Tee Time – shotgun start
  • 12:30 p.m. – Lunch & Awards

~ Venue ~

  • Hermann Park Golf Course
    2155 N. MacGregor Way
    Houston, TX 77004
    (Near Texas Medical Center)
    (713) 526-0077
    www.hermannparkgc.com

~ Format ~

  • Two man (Pair scramble). Army or Navy Pairs.
  • Each foursome will consist of two pairings – one Navy and one Army.
  • The pairings will compete within their foursome as well as overall
  • Bogie is your friend
  • Pairings and pairing opponents are established for fair competition via handicap calculation by Rick Bush USNA ’69 (rpb2801@att.net or 832.283.7512)
  • Pairings per balanced handicap is designed to foster networking and camaraderie. Meet someone new! However, If you have a preferred pairing partner, feel free to request him/her.

~ Awards ~

  • Longest Drive = 2 chances to win
  • Closest to the Hole = 2 chances to win
  • Army vs Navy Winner will be determined by # of Navy pairings wins vs. # of Army pairings wins. Winning Society will hold the trophy until next year.
  • Low Pair Score Overall = 1 winner and holder of trophy until next tournament Second and Third Low Pair Winners

~ Registration ~

  • Register as an Individual = $75.00
  • Lunch ONLY, NO GOLF = $20.00

~ Sponsorships/Donations ~

  • Sponsor a Hole for $250.00
  • Sponsor the Tournament for $500.00
    (includes one green fee)
  • Donations for door prizes welcome!

~ Hosted by ~

  • USNA Alumni Association, TXGC Chapter
  • West Point Society of Greater Houston
  • All proceeds from this event will be split equally to each society’s foundation to further their missions.

~ Registration Deadline ~

  • Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

Nov
30
Sat
N* vs. UH Tailgate @ UH Alumni & Athletics Center
Nov 30 @ 08:00 – 11:00

Ticket sales open only to TxGC (Houston), North Texas, Austin, and Alamo Chapters (& Parents Clubs) at this time. 

Tailgate NAVY, presented by El Tiempo Cantina
(the official tailgate of USNA & TxGC)

  • UH Alumni & Athletics Center: 3100 Cullen Blvd., Houston
  • Indoor, climate controlled facility
  • Saturday Nov 30, starting 3 hours prior to kick-off
  • Food provided by El Tiempo Cantina
    • If breakfast: scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, refried beans, tortillas, fruit, salsa, cookies
    • If lunch: chicken and beef fajitas, rice, refried beans, tortillas, salsa, cookies
  • Drinks included
    • Complimentary beer
    • Coffee, juice (if breakfast), iced tea (if lunch), water
  • Presentation by Superintendent or Commandant and the USNA Alumni Association (Annapolis)
  • Free admission for Midshipmen in uniform

Navy vs. UH Football Game tickets

  • TDECU Stadium: Univ of Houston campus
  • Saturday Nov 30: kickoff TBD
  • Discounted game tickets (these are not the same tickets sold by NAAA/navysports.com)
  • Section 329 and 328

    • Seats assigned, best available, on first come basis
    • Ticket will be emailed to the purchaser
  • 50% discount for Midshipmen in uniform (must have disc. code via Midn. email to txgc@usnachapters.net)
N* vs. UH Tailgate @ UH Alumni & Athletics Center
Nov 30 @ 08:00 – 11:00

 

Tailgate NAVY, presented by El Tiempo Cantina
(the official tailgate of USNA & TxGC)

  • UH Alumni & Athletics Center, Member Life Plaza: 3100 Cullen Blvd., Houston
  • Time TBD until kickoff announced
  • Saturday Nov 30, starting 3 hours prior to kick-off
  • Food provided by El Tiempo Cantina
    • If breakfast: scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, refried beans, tortillas, fruit, salsa, cookies
    • If lunch: chicken and beef fajitas, rice, refried beans, tortillas, salsa, cookies
  • Drinks included
    • Complimentary beer
    • Coffee, juice (if breakfast), iced tea (if lunch), water
  • Presentation by Superintendent or Commandant and the USNA Alumni Association (Annapolis)
  • Free admission for Midshipmen in uniform

Navy vs. UH Football Game tickets

  • TDECU Stadium: Univ of Houston campus
  • Saturday Nov 30: kickoff TBD
  • Discounted game tickets (these are not the same tickets sold by NAAA/navysports.com)
  • Section 329 and 328
    • Seats assigned, best available, on first come basis
    • Ticket will be emailed to the purchaser
  • 50% discount for Midshipmen in uniform (must have disc. code via Midn. email to txgc@usnachapters.net)
Dec
14
Sat
Army-Navy game party @ Little Woodrow’s (Midtown)
Dec 14 @ 13:00 – 18:00