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Operation Honor

August 27, 2016

Memorial Park


Operation Honor is a fun-filled celebration for the entire family held to honor, respect and thank US military veterans, and those now serving. Enjoy speakers, displays of military equipment and vehicles, a car show, musical performances, games, food and beverage vendors, and much more! This event will be held “Rain or Shine”. This is a family friendly event. This event will host a variety of activities spanning from early afternoon events through the evening hours.

A Portion of proceeds go to help “K9s for Veteran Warriors” who provide Service Dogs for Veterans with PTSD


Ages:                   All ages welcome
Day:                     Saturday, August 27
Location:            Memorial Park
Admission:         Free to Attend

Code                      Date                             Time
N/A                       August 27             10:00am – 10:00pm

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Military display

  • Company C, 1st/502nd PIR 101st Airborne
  • Static display of Vietnam equipment
  • Restored Military vehicles
  • A7D Corsair Jet Bomber
  • Scale Model dioramas and military memorabilia

Live music by

  • The Legacy Girls
  • Christine Rodriguez
  • The New Invaders


  • Double Play
  • Harry’s Long Bar
  • Beggar’s Pizza
  • Beer garden
  • Available from noon – 9pm

Car show

by the Romin’ Chariots car club

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