2024 National Midwinter Conference

Sheraton Pentagon City

900 South Orme Street, Arlington, VA 22204

2/22/2024 – 2/24/2024 (check-in 2/21, check out 2/25)



2024 Marine Corps League (MCL) National Mid-Winter Conference Uniform Of The Day (UOD):

All MCL uniforms stated are ‘suggested’ attire and is not required for wear; no MCL members will be denied access if they are not wearing the ‘suggested’ MCL uniform; however, ALL MCL members in good-standing will wear the MCL cover and proper conference credentials to gain access to any MCL business meetings.

  • Thursday national board of trustees meeting and Commandants Council – MCL cover (required); the MCL Undress uniform; or, detachment shirts are ‘suggested’ for wear.
  • Friday Joint Opening Session and Memorial Service – MCL cover (required); the MCL Casual Dress (red blazer) uniform is ‘suggested.’ The balance of the day, the MCL Undress uniform; or, detachment shirts is ‘suggested’ for wear.
  • Saturday business meetings – MCL cover (required); the MCL Undress uniform; or, detachment shirts is ‘suggested’ for wear.
  • Saturday social, reception, and banquet – (black-tie event) MCL Evening Dress, MCL Formal Dress, or black-tie/formal attire is ‘suggested’ for wear. MCL covers are not to be worn for this event.


  • Parking: On-site garage parking is $10 per day
  • Any cancellations after February 10, 2024, will forfeit the one-night deposit
  • Free shuttle to/from Reagan Airport (DCA)

The hotel overlooks Arlington National Cemetery and is right near Henderson Hall and the Fort Myer Exchange.

Wednesday arrivals begin

Thursday some committee and board meetings

Friday general session

Saturday general session, evening banquet (black tie or coat and tie appropriate)

Sunday departures

On Thursday, 2/22/24 from 11:00am to 5:00pm we will host a trip to the National Museum of the Marine Corps. We have chartered four (4) busses to take us round trip. Must have a ticket to board.

11:00am Load Buses

11:30am Depart for the Museum

12:00pm Arrive at National Museum of the Marine Corps

12:15pm Auditorium – Welcome message from MajGen Lukeman, CEO Marine Heritage Foundation

12:30pm Visit the Museum and Lunch on your own in the Chow Hall or Tun Tavern

4:00pm Load Buses

4:30pm Depart to hotel

5:00pm Arrive back at the Sheraton Pentagon City

The videos and files are for internal Marine Corps League use. Not to be distributed outside the League.

REPORTS – Committees, Divisions, Departments, & Board of Trustees

Budget Committee Report

Dept of MA Report

Dept of SC Report

Dept of WA Report

Equine Therapy Committee Report

Membership Committee Report

National Commandant Report

National Senior Vice Commandant Report

National Junior Vice Commandant Report

National Judge Advocate Report

National Junior Past National Commandant Report

NVC Central Div Report

NVC Midwest Div Report

NVC New England Div Report

NVC Northeast Div Report

NVC Northwest Div Report

NVC Rocky Mountain Div Report

NVC Southern Div Report

NVC Southwest Div Report

Public Relations Committee Report

Scouting Committee Report

Uniform Committee Report