American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

MEMBERSHIP IS NOW AT 98.7%... RENEW TODAY!

updated: April 19, 2019

WEAR RED FRIDAY!

REMEMBER EVERYONE DEPLOYED

10-WEEK CLUB TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE BAR!

DRAWING EVERY WEDNESDAY AT 6:00PM

Events for May listed below!

for our entertainment schedule, please click "Calendar" above

New!  Post Menu is available at "Restaurant" above!


SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE POST NEWS & EVENTS!

listed below: our address, phone number & more!

Post email is: post273@amleg273.com


Post 273 Election Results

"Largest Family Membership in the World!"

yearly dues are:

AMERICAN LEGION: $45.00

our office is open every weekday from 9:30am - 3:30pm

for an application to Join Post 273, please click here. . .

 http://maxcaston.mcaston.com/

. . .then click on "mem app.pdf"

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SONS(S.A.L.): $35.00

Time to Renew! 398-5680 extension 102

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AUXILIARY: $35.00



 

2019 MARCH/APRIL AVAILABLE!

GO TO "POSTSCRIPTS" ABOVE, 

BEST VIEW ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE!


look for our ad in the APRIL BIVOUAC!

 

Auxiliary Shirt Sales every Friday & Saturday


 

6,970 followers!

https://www.facebook.com/Americanlegionpost273/

April 03: Post 273 officers were proud to present MARINE RACHEL RIVERS(l.) with a shadowbox of her uniform for our Military Museum Wall. Also pictured from left are: Pablo Gonzalez, Marine veteran; Monte Palmer, creator & Executive Officer; and Dan Bush, Honor Guard member. 


April 03: Marine Corps League of St. Petersburg Commandant J.D. Pate & 3rd Vice Commandant Bob Decker present Post 273 Commander Jim White with a Certificate of Appreciation for helping sponsor their Veterans Salute Car Show.


April 02: Members of the Post 273 American Legion & Auxiliary joined the Patriot Riders to stand as Honor Guard for the monthly "Ceremony for the Unattended" at Bay Pines National Cemetery.


March 30: Post 273 donated supplies and goods to the Bay Pines V.A. Stand Down for homeless and needy veterans. Pictured are Executive Officers Susan Kohler & Bob Linneman,


March 27: Meet Betty Blair, 97 years old today! Betty is a World War II veteran; a Navy Wave and aircraft mechanic. She has been a member of the American Legion for 68 years. Betty celebrated her special day at Post 273 & is pictured with our post Adjutant Dan Koker. Happy Birthday Betty!


March 6: Post 273 voted to sponsor Boy Scout Troop 431 of Seminole, Florida.  We are excited to develop an ongoing relationship with this outstanding group of young men.


March 2: Tampa Bay Troop Support Packing Event at Post 273: More than 50 volunteers, including Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts, packed 160 boxes to send to our troops deployed overseas. We thank Dave & Sharon Dabney for all their effort!


February 22: Post 273 welcomes our newest Honor Guard member Marine Corps. veteran Pablo Gonzalez. You are invited to join and "Stand With Honor".


February 9: Post 273 was proud to host the American Legion District 16 Oratorical contest. Winner Joseph Corley(l.) and Runner-up Martin Martinez(r.)


February 6: Anthony Torregrossa, our Post 2nd Vice Commander was honored with the  2018 Post 273 "Legionnaire Of The Year" with Commander Jim White & Executive Officer, World War II veteran Monte Palmer.



more photos and videos at our facebook page!

Public Relations email is:

mailto:anthony@amleg273.com


Easter Sunday Dinner Special

Ham or Turkey w/ Dessert - $10.95

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Kentucky Derby - May 4th

Pulled Pork & Mint Juleps

Best Ladies Derby Hats


Cince De Mayo

Burritos. Enchilladas & Quesedillas

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Mother's Day

Lobster Ravioli w/ Vodka Sauce

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Boat Poker Run

May 18th at 9:00am

"Open to the Public!"

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Memorial Day

Monday, May 27th

Ceremony at 11:00am

BBQ Ribs & Drink Specials

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 MONTHLY  MEETINGS

AMERICAN LEGION

MEETINGS ARE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

May 1st, 2019

EXECUTIVE BOARD AT 6:00 PM

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AT 7:00 PM

 commander@amleg273.com


AUXILIARY

MEETINGS ARE THE  FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH

May 6th at 7:00pm

membership@alafl273.com


RIDERS

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

To Be Announced

mailto:randallmcnabb@yahoo.com


S. A. L.(SONS)

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 

May 16th at 7:00pm

mailto:SAL273@amleg273.com

 Proud member of:


mailto:anthony@amleg273.com

 http://www.facebook.com/americanlegionpost273

6,970 followers!

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600 American Legion Drive

Madeira Beach, Florida 33708


(727) 398-5680

ext. 102: S.A.L.

ext. 103: Food and Beverage

ext. 105: Adjutant

ext. 106: Commander

ext. 107: Public Relations

ext. 108: Service Officer

Fax: (727) 398-3791

Lounge and Tiki Bar

LOUNGE  HOURS
MON - THU      09:00AM to 10:30PM

FRI - SAT          09:00AM to 12:00AM

SUN                10:00AM to 10:00PM

KITCHEN CLOSES AT 8:00PM EVERY NIGHT
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TIKI BAR
OPENS AT 12 NOON DAILY
(depending on mother nature) 

 

Important Dates in APRIL  
         ...for all Veterans!


April 1, 1945
World War II
U.S. lands in Okinawa

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April 9, 1942
World War II
Bataan Surrenders

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April 18, 1942
World War II
Doolittle Raid on Tokyo

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April 30, 1975
Vietnam War
Saigon Falls




Veterans Information


VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA

St. Petersburg, Fl
give donations & furniture
contact Wendy
(727) 637-7730
www.voaflorida.org


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K9 HEROES
Help veterans get the
service dogs they need.
(813)410-9323

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We encourage veterans

who have had problems 
and issues at the V.A.
to call this Hotline:
Sec'y Veterans Affairs
1-855-948-2311

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Learn about the ways
your local Congressman
can help Pinellas veterans.
(727)318-6770
www.crist.house.gov