What's Happening at Johnson-Phelps?


Johnson-Phelps hosts many events throughout the year to raise funds to help the community in so many ways.  Below is a list of events so you can stay abreast of all the events and functions as they are happening.

Current & Upcoming Events

EVENT:   Annual Post Picnic/Cookout
DATE:   August 25, 2019
TIME:   1:00pm to 6:00am
WHERE:   Oak Lawn VFW Post #5220
COST:   $5.00 per person, kids under 10 Free
INFO:   Bring your meat to cook we provide the salads, beer and plates! Music by DJ Mike "Italian Stallion" and Cake Auction!

Regularly Scheduled Events

EVENT: Annual Johnson-Phelps VFW Blood Drive
DATE: March 23, 2019
TIME: 8:30am - 2pm
INFO: Appointments recommended, Eat well, Stay hydrated, Bring your ID.
To schedule your Appointment Call 877-543-3768 or go online and use the group code at
https://vitalant.org
EVENT:   Annual Auxiliary Penny Social
DATE:   April 28, 2019
TIME:   1:00pm - 4:00pm
INFO:   Raffle Table, Food, Beverages, Nickel-Dime-Quarter tables.  Come enjoy food, games and friends and support your VFW Auxiliary!
EVENT:   Annual Poppy Day
DATE:   May 2, 3, & 4,  2019
INFO:   Poppies are on sale again! Please consider purchasing to benefit the Veterans! Poppy Judging for the best display is May 21st at 6:00 pm.
EVENT:   Annual Blind Vets Recognition Day
DATE:   May 5, 2019
TIME:   Starts at 1:00pm
WHERE:   VFW Banquet Hall
INFO:   Party for the Hines VA Hospital's Veterans of the Blind Unit. Music by DJ Mike "Italian Stallion".
EVENT:   Annual Post Picnic/Cookout
DATE:   August 25, 2019
TIME:   1:00pm to 6:00am
WHERE:   Oak Lawn VFW Post #5220
COST:   $5.00 per person, kids under 10 Free
INFO:   Bring your meat to cook we provide the salads, beer and plates! Music by DJ Mike "Italian Stallion" and Cake Auction!
EVENT:   Annual Auxiliary Craft & Vendor Show
DATE:   October 20, 2019
TIME:   10:00am - 3:00pm
INFO:   Over 30 Crafters and Vendors. There will be food and a raffle, come enjoy the wonderful display of hand crafted, visit our food vendors and sign up for the raffle giveaways. If interested in renting a table, please contact Christine Schultz:
EVENT:  Halloween Party in the Lounge!
DATE:   October 26, 2019
TIME:   Festivities start at 7pm
INFO:   Fun! Drinks! Entertainment by DJ Mike and a costume contest! Come join us for some "Freaky Fun"!
EVENT:   Auxiliary 5220 Christmas Party
DATE:   December TBA, 2019
TIME:   6:00pm - 10:00pm
COST:   $18 (cash bar) - includes buffet dinner, entertainment, and raffles!
INFO:   Ticket Sale Deadline 15th.
EVENT:   New Years Party!
DATE:   December 31, 2019
TIME:   7:0pm - 1:00am
COST:   $40.00 Donation per person
INFO:   Sit down dinner, open bar, entertainment by DJ Mike, party favors, Champagne fountain! Come celebrate and bring in the new year with Johnson-Phelps VFW Post #5220!
Ticket Deadline December 28th. Tickets will not be available at the door.