12th annual Troops in the Spotlight – May 29th

12th annual Troops in the Spotlight  

KMART PLAZA  *  ROUTE 132  *  HYANNIS

11:30am Sunday May 29th thru Monday May 30th at noon
24 hour event to honor and support our deployed troops, veterans, wounded warriors and our Fallen Heroes.  Help fill a 18’ truck with supplies for care packages and raise $35,000 to help with the cost of shipping and provide support for our military, veterans, wounded warriors and their families.  You can help by holding a donation drive at your school, work, church, civic organization,
sports teams, Boy/Girl Scouts.  Looking for businesses to sponsor an hour of the event.

For more information visit www.capecod4thetroops.com

 

Activities and Events
11:30 am……Opening Ceremony – Sunday May 29
th  Honoring our veterans past and present.

Noon………….Military members take the stage, standing at attention in one hour shifts for 24 hours

Noon-5pm….BBQ Lunch with Ken Foster and the X-Grill

Noon -7pm Kids tent with face painting, arts & crafts, games, free kids raffle and more!

2:00pm………Parade and Honor Ceremony for Vietnam Veterans (all Vietnam Veterans are invited to participate)

4:00-7pm…..Car Show

Midnight……Flag lowering ceremony for the official start of Memorial Day.

11:30am……..Closing Ceremony – Monday May 30th

  • Meet and greet members of our military, thank them for their service to our country.
  • Visit the Iraq/Afghanistan Memorial Wall with the names of our Fallen Heroes.
  • Send a free video message to our deployed troops.  Make a card for a care package.
  • Race the Army National Guard Go Carts!  See displays of military equipment & vehicles.
  • Support the Troops Raffle with many great prizes including Red Sox Tickets
  • Information on veterans benefits, support for military families, upcoming events, etc

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