2024 Mid-Winter Conference

Corpus Christi, TX

Jan 18 - 20, 2024

Mid-Winter Conference

The Department of Texas VFW would like to welcome you and your family to the 2024 Texas VFW Mid-Winter Conference!

Texas VFW Mid-Winter Conference Youth Scholarships

The Mid-Winter Conference will be filled with informative sessions, training and seminars. Come meet Service Officers and other members of the VFW, Auxiliary and Foundation from across the state. Help celebrate the winners of the Patriot’s Pen, Voice of Democracy and Teacher of the Year. Plenty of photo opportunities, vendor exhibits and free assistance for those needing to submit VA Disability and Compensation claims.


Stop by vendor booths, Texas VFW Store and the Resource Fair to find what you need or been looking for. Visit local attractions like the USS Lexington, Texas State Aquarium or other attractions through Visit Corpus Christi.

Conference Agenda

The tentative Conference Agenda will be published soon. Below are the scheduled upcoming highlights:

  • Wednesday (Invites Only) – Foundation and Budget & Finance Meetings
  • Thursday (Open to All) – Service Officer /  Career Expo (all members)
  • Friday (Open to All) – Joint Memorial & Opening Sessions / Seminars / Open COA Meeting
  • Saturday (Open to All) – Seminars / VOD Awards Banquet

Additionally, Service Officers will be available to provide assistance each day.

Conference & Banquet Info

If you are planning on attending the Mid-Winter Conference Awards Banquet, online purchases are now closed. Please check Dept staff at the event if there will be any available tickets.

Online Banquet Tickets purchase is now closed. 

If you are attending the 2024 Mid-Winter Conference, our online registration is now closed. However, you can still register in person at the Conference.

Online registration is now closed. 

Other Room Availability

With the size of the Mid-Winter Conference, rooms at the Omni Corpus Christi have filled quickly. As a secondary option, the following hotel has opened availability with VFW pricing for $112 a night.

Holiday Inn Downtown Marina

Phone:  (361) 882-1700


707 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401


Conference Vendors

The Conference Vendor registration is now available. Please go to the Event Vendors page to find out get additional information and the vendor application.

Please email [email protected] if you have any questions.

Event Venue

We return to the Omni Corpus Christi hotel for the 2024 Texas VFW Mid-Winter Conference. Please remember to book your rooms as soon as possible. The reservation link is below for selecting available room options.

Texas VFW Mid-Winter Conference Omni Corpus Christi

2024 Mid-Winter Conference News Segments

See full KRIS6 News article here

KRIS6 News interviews National Veterans of Foreign Wars Sr. Vice Commander, Al Lipphardt, about the VFW and what the Travelling Wall Exhibit means to Vietnam Vets and other veterans that served in foreign wars.

KRIS6 News interviews Department of Texas Adjutant, Jorg Kitchen, about the VFW and what it does for veterans featuring the 2024 Mid-Winter Conference.