Eisenhower Gala 2019
Signature Events

Symphony at Sunset D-Day Commemoration

June 3, 2023 | 4pm

The annual Symphony at Sunset D-Day commemoration concert is held the first Saturday in June and is attended by over 5,000 visitors from across Kansas. The event features music from the Salina Symphony and the Fort Riley 1st Infantry Division Band, in addition to other local bands and artists, as well as food vendors and educational activities.

Ike Playing Bridge

Eisenhower Bridge Benefit

July 29, 2023 | 1pm

The Eisenhower Foundation and Abilene ACBL Club are excited to host the annual Dwight D. Eisenhower Bridge Benefit. Proceeds will benefit the Eisenhower Foundation’s K-12 IKEducation program. Date for 2023 TBD.


Eisenhower Legacy Gala

October 14, 2023 | 5pm

The Eisenhower Foundation’s signature event that honors the life of General and President Eisenhower, the Legacy Gala is an invitation-only evening limited to 150 people. Held each October in the Eisenhower Presidential Library Courtyard, guests include members of the Eisenhower family, community and political leaders, and our most loyal donors from across the nation.

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Upcoming Programs

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Public programs at the Eisenhower Presidential Library are made possible through generous donations to the Eisenhower Foundation.


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“The essence of leadership is to get others to do something because they think you want it done and because they know it is worth while doing.”

Dwight Eisenhower

Remarks at the Republican Campaign Picnic, President’s Gettysburg Farm, September 12, 1956