Featuring speeches by veterans groups and City officials, music by Ft. Lauderdale Highlanders and Boca Raton Community High School Band, drills by Boca Raton Community High School NJROTC and Boca Raton Police and Fire Honor Guards, and a special medallion presentation to veterans in attendance, take part in a ceremony to honor all who served. Also from 9:00am-9:30am, explore a Veteran Resource Fair, endulge in a FREE breakfast for veterans, and enjoy live entertainment by the American Bombshells from NYC.
7:00pm to 8:30pm Mizner Park Amphitheater
590 Plaza Real
(Federal Hwy, S of Glades Road)
Join the City of Boca Raton Recreation Services in honoring those who have served our country with a FREE concert in the park. “An American Tribute” will be presented by the Florida Wind Symphony under the direction of Dr. Kyle Prescott.
For both events, the City of Boca Raton is once again teaming up with Forgotten Soldiers Outreach, a local non-profit, to offer an area where attendees can write a letter to a soldier and where goods may be donated to create “We Care” packages to be sent to deployed soldiers.
Needed items include foil tuna packs, individual packs nuts/dried fruits, individual packs of drink mixes, ramen noodles, trail mix, snack/breakfast bars, oatmeal/grits packs,crackers, hot chocolate, microwaveable ravioli, mac & cheese, snack storage bags, gallon storage bags, scotch tape refills, Q-tips, tissues, baby wipes, lip balm/chapstick, baby/foot powder, insect repellent wipes, tampons, bar soap, mouthwash, toothpaste, toothbrushes, dental floss, hand sanitizer, disposable razors, and shave cream packets.
Admission is FREE for both events.
For more information, please call 561.393.7807