Armed Forces Days

Comment: Off
When:
1 5/16/14 – 1 5/18/14 all-day
Where:
Hancock County Fairgrounds
1017 East Sandusky Street
Findlay, OH 45840
USA
Cost:
$5 for adults, $3 for children ages 6 to 17, free ages 6 and younger
Contact:
Findlay-Hancock County Military Association

There will be over 150 vehicles/food vendors/Flyovers/Military Reenactions/Military Vehicle SwapMeet. Parking is free.

Friday:

  • Noon — Gates open, raise colors
  • 5:30 p.m. — Barbecue chicken dinner 6 p.m. — Color Guard retires colors.

Saturday:

  • 7 a.m. — Gates open.
  • 7:30 a.m. — Breakfast at Fairgrounds Building D.
  • 8:30 a.m. — Breakfast recognition program, awards for Hancock County Veteran of the Year and Soldier of the Year
  • 10 a.m. — Parade lineup at south end of Midway
  • 10:15 a.m. — Parade begins.
  • 10:30 a.m. — Opening ceremony
  • 11 a.m. — Marlboro live fire demonstration; reenactor demonstration at south end of fairgrounds
  • 11:30 a.m. — Revolutionary War reenactors at north end
  • 12:30 p.m. — Marlboro live fire demonstration
  • 1:30 p.m. — Genoa Band performs in Midway
  • 2 p.m. — Reenactor demonstration at south end
  • 3:30 p.m. — Pass and Review Parade, awarding of dash plates
  • 6 p.m. — Color Guard retires colors
  • 10 p.m. — Gates close

Sunday:

  • 7 a.m. — Gates open, Color Guard raises colors.
  • 3 p.m. — Color Guard retires colors, event closes

 

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