Please save the date to celebrate the Army's 245th Birthday with an evening of dining, dancing, and entertainment! The Army Birthday Ball gathers current and former Army members from around the world to honor our proud military history and traditions.Date: Saturday, June 13, 2020 Location: Hilton Hotel Washington, DC 1919 Connecticut Ave, NW Washington, DC 20009Ticket information will be provided as the date approaches. Continue to check this page for updates.Sponsorship opportunities are available to demonstrate your company's commitment to the Army. For sponsorship information please visit, U.S. Army is the oldest of the military branches and is one year older than the United States. The U.S. Army was founded on June 14, 1775, when the Continental Congress authorized enlistment of expert riflemen to serve the United Colonies for one year. This is also the 60th anniversary of the first Army Birthday Ball, which occurred in 1960 in Washington, DC.