The “Pine Tree” State, AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary 1 & Sons of AMVETS Squadron 1 will be hosting a TESTIMONIAL DINNER to proudly honor the Sons of AMVETS National Commander of 2019-2020, Richard H. Thibodeau.

The event site will be AMVETS Post 1 at 147 Alfred St, Biddeford, Maine, 04005. On Friday, July 24th there will be a meet and greet with Officers and Members of the Post 1 AMETS family. On Saturday, July 25th, the gala begins at 5:00 PM with a Social Hour with cocktails and hors d’ oeuvres. A “Surf-n-Turf” (steak & lobster) dinner will follow at 6:00 PM. The per guest cost is only $30.00.


Lodging is available at Holiday Inn Express located at 45 Barra Rd, Biddeford, ME 04005. The contact number is 207-294-6464. Forty (40) rooms have been reserved ( 15 – King - $249 plus tax per night, 10 – 2 Double Beds - $259 plus tax per night, 15 – 2 Queen Beds - $269.00 plus tax per night). More than 2 adults per room will cost an additional $10.00 per person, per night.

Please remember to mention reservation name: AMVETS POST 1 – RESERVATION CODE ‘AMP’. The deadline date for the discounted rate is June 24, 2020. After this date, normal room rates will apply.

All questions and concerns should be directed to Faedra Binette. Faedra can be contacted via email at or by calling 207-590-5779.

Please make checks payable to SONS OF AMVETS   (on the memo line, put “ Testimonial Dinner”)

All checks should be mailed to AMVETS Post 1, ATTN: Sons of AMVETS, 147 Alfred St., Biddeford, ME 04005