A Salute to Veterans

408 Canal St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States 

408 Canal St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States 

Event Description

A Salute to Veterans
We honor those who served with a day of community
and remembrance.

Friday, November 10, 2017 at 9:00am – 4:00pm in Downtown Fredericksburg. Free, public invited. Bring the whole family.
Events held rain or shine.

Schedule of Events

9:00am – 10:30am
Veterans’ Breakfast
Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St.
Free and open to all Veterans and their families.

9:00am – 4:00pm
Profile of Honors Exhibit
Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St.
Interactive exhibit which brings to life the state’s integral role in both wars, highlighting stories of
Virginians who served in both conflicts.

9:00am – 4:00pm
Profile of Honors Documenting Project
Fredericksburg Area Museum, 907 Princess Anne St.
Bring your own WWI and WWII-related photographs letters and papers to be scanned on-site for inclusion in the Virginia Profiles of Honor project.

10:30am – 4:00pm
Visit Fredericksburg Area War Memorial
located at George and Barton Streets.
This memorial honors the area’s fallen heroes of the foreign wars of the 20th and 21st centuries. On-site volunteers from the Fredericksburg Area Veterans Council will be offering a history of the memorial and those in which it honors.

7:00pm – Exhibit Reception
“World Aflame: A Hometown in Two World Wars”at the Fredericksburg Area Museum, 907 Princess Anne St.

Enjoy our courtesy shuttle between these locations!!!
One day only during this event, Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg will offer shuttle stops from Dorothy Hart to War Memorial, Visitor Center and FAM. The shuttle will run 9:00am to 4:00pm

Parking available at the Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal St. The shuttle will run between the Fredericksburg Area Museum, the Visitor Center, the War Memorial, and the Dorothy Hart
Community Center.

For more information call 540-373-1776
www.famva.org or www.VisitFred.com

Who is it for?All ages – Family


Tickets : How to get tickets?

At the door: If available. – call & check if available


Date & Time: Friday, November 10, 2017 | 14:00 PM to Friday, November 10, 2017 | 21:00 PM
Venue & Address : Fredericksburg Parks, Recreation & Events & 408 Canal St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States 

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Event Type : Regular event

About the Organizer :

Name : Fredericksburg Parks, Recreation & Events

Address : 408 Canal St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States 

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Date: 10-Nov-17 To 10-Nov-17

Timing: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Category : Events

408 Canal St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 United States