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21st Annual All Service Academy Ball

Annual All Service Academy Ball

Date:   Friday, December 28, 2018


Social Hour: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Silent Auction: 5:30-9:00 p.m.
Guests Seated, Opening Ceremonies: 6:30 p.m.
Dinner Served: 7:35 p.m.
Guest Speakers: 8:00 p.m.
Dancing: 9:30-12:00 p.m.


Boise Centre, 850 W. Front St., Boise, ID 83702 (Directions: View Map)

Keynote Speakers:

  • Colonel Joseph Kunkel, USAF – USAFA Class of 1994.
    Colonel Kunkel is the Wing Commander of the 366th Fighter Wing, Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. A decorated command pilot, having flown the F-15 and F-22, his career has spanned the globe from Alaska to Asia, D.C. to the U.K., with combat experience that includes numerous deployments in support of combat operations in the Persian Gulf and the Baltic.
    (View Bio)
  • Anthony Konecni – USMMA Class of 2015.
    After commissioning into the U.S. Coast Guard, Anthony served on the Cutter BERTHOLF as Damage Control Assistant, responsible for handling emergencies, maintenance and training. During that time, as lead engineer he led over-night missions on a counter narcotics patrol off the Galápagos Islands. He is currently a Merchant Marine and will be sailing commercial ships.
    (View Bio)

Menu Choices:

  • Beef Entrée: Grilled Double R Ranch New York Strip, with Herb Boursin Cheese and Idaho Mashed Potatoes, Roasted Shallot-Artichoke Confit
  • Fish Entrée: Pan-seared Salmon, with Parmesan Risotto Cake, Roasted Pepper-Lemon Cream
  • Vegetarian Entrée: Seared Cauliflower Steak, with Wilted Organic Spinach, Raisins, Fingerling Potatoes (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)


$49.00 per person [ONLINE RSVP IS CLOSED]

PLEASE NOTE: $10 Late Fee per entrée for RSVPs requested after Friday, December 21st. You MAY NOT get the entrée of your choice, as the Boise Centre requires the RSVP count several days before the event to ensure there is enough food.

Silent Auction/Raffle:

Bid on amazing items and purchase raffle tickets the night of the event, including a ride in a P-40 classic World War II fighter plane at the Warhawk Air Museum. (Must be present to win!)


  • Commemorate the evening with a special portrait by Timeless Photo
  • Enjoy dance music and DJ Dave


  • Formal Mess Dress Uniforms (or equivalent) for Midshipmen, Cadets, Active Duty/Reserve Personnel, and (if desired) Retirees
  • Black Tie or Dark Suit and Tie for Gentlemen and Formal or Semi-Formal Dress for Ladies

Hotel Recommendations:

The Grove Hotel
The Grove Hotel at 245 S. Capitol Blvd. is located a block away from the Boise Centre. Rooms are offered at a discounted rate based on availability. Please mention our group name when making reservations by phone.

Room Choices:
  • King Deluxe: $119.00 per night (plus tax)
  • Tower Suite: $149.00 per night (plus tax/must call for reservations)
  • Terrace Suite: $169.00 per night (plus tax/must call for reservations)

Group Name: All Service Academy Ball
Reservations: Reserve King Deluxe Room Online  |   Call 1-208-489-2222.

Hotel 43
Hotel 43 at 981 W. Grove Street is located across the street from the Boise Centre. Rooms are offered at a discounted rate based on availability.

Room Choices:
  • Boutique King Room: $119.00 per night (plus tax)
  • Boutique Double Queen: $119.00 per night (plus tax)
Reservations: Reserve Online