Tickets on sale for WWII memorial gala

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) – Tickets are available for the World War II memorial gala "Celebration of the Greatest Generation" that takes place Nov. 6.

The gala is at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 6 at the Harborside Room at the Savannah Hyatt Regency Hotel. There will be World War II-era entertainment and hors d'ourvres and cocktails. Tickets are $125 per person. Actor James Cromwell will be one of the celebrity guests.

The World War II dedication ceremony takes place at 3 p.m. Nov. 7 at the memorial site near the Whitaker Ramp at River Street. The World War II Memorial A World Apart honors Chatham County's World War II veterans, living and deceased, and the contributions of the greater Chatham County community to the American war effort.

Tickets can be purchased this week at the following locations:

Hyatt Regency
2 West Bay Street

Kevin Barry's Irish Pub
117 West River Street

Leopold's Icecream
212 East Broughton Street

Polka Dots
107 Charlotte Road – Whitemarsh Center

Russo's Seafoods
201 East 40th Street –Corner of Abercorn & 40th Street

317 East River Street

Sweet Tea Home & Gifts
8413 Ferguson Avenue – next to Sandfly B-B-Q

115 East River Street

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