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:   Karaoke Night!
DATE:   July 31, 2021
TIME:   7:30pm
INFO:   Bring yourself, your family and your friends and have a great night of Karaoke fun with us! Sing, Dance and cheer on your favorites! Music provided by Loud Lucy.
EVENT:   Annual Post Picnic/Cookout
DATE:   August 22, 2021
TIME:   1:00pm to 5:00pm
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 soda! Music by DJ Mike "Italian Stallion" and more!

Regularly Scheduled Events

EVENT:   St. Patricks Day Party!
DATE:   March 14, 2021
TIME:   2:00pm
COST:   $5 donation for Corned Beef Dinner
INFO:   Come hither all ye who be lovin' to celebrate the day o' de Irish!  Yee'll be wantin' te be here at ye old Post 5220 fer a bit o' Blarney and a wee amount o' Shenanigans! Eat, Drink and be Merry with music by the Southwest Ramblers and a bit o' Corned Beef!
EVENT:   Annual Johnson-Phelps VFW Blood Drive
DATE:   March 27, 2021
TIME:   8:30am - 2pm
INFO:   Appointments recommended, Eat well, Stay hydrated, Bring your ID.
To schedule a donation call 877-258-4825 or use group code VFWSOR30 at:  https://vitalant.org
EVENT:   Annual Auxiliary Penny Social
DATE:   April 18, 2021
TIME:   1pm - 5pm
INFO:   Raffle Table, Food, Beverages, Nickel-Dime-Quarter tables.  Come enjoy food, games and friends and support your VFW Auxiliary!
EVENT:   Annual Blind Vets Recognition Day
DATE:   TBA
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 22, 2021
TIME:   1:00pm to 5:00pm
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 soda! Music by DJ Mike "Italian Stallion" and more!
EVENT:  Annual Auxiliary Craft & Vendor Show
DATE:   October 17, 2021
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 items, visit our food vendors and sign up for the raffle giveaways.

Crafters & Vendors:  Please download the application and return it to the enclosed address. Contact Christine Schultz for any questions or concerns:
EVENT:  Halloween Party in the Lounge!
DATE:   October 30, 2021
TIME:   7:30pm - Midnight
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
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:   January 31, 2021
TIME:   7:00pm - 1:00am
COST:   $45.00 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 26th. Tickets will not be available at the door.