Welcome Home Veterans Celebration

Date: September 18 - 22, 2019
Contact: Frances Manzitto
Phone: 931-245-4345

Join us in Clarksville, Tennessee September 18-22 to celebrate the service and sacrifice of veterans from across the years, miles and conflicts. This is a time of reflection, remembrance and reunion. 

New exhibits slated for 2019 include:

  • 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit:  A tribute to all those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. The memorial provides interactive education; including artifacts such as steel beams from the towers, documentary videos, and recordings of first responder radio transmissions. Interactive guided tours are carried out by FDNY firefighters who provide firsthand accounts of the day and its aftermath.
  • Traveling Korean War Memorial: 19 soldiers walking through a Korean rice paddy and three soldiers off to the side setting up a campfire.

 Returning activities for the Celebration Week include:

  • Lee Greenwood Concert: Enjoy this American music legend in a free outdoor concert.
  • American Traveling Tribute Wall: An 80-percent scale version of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, DC and contains every name that is etched on the original monument.
  • Field of Honor – Veterans Tribute flag display is part of a nationally recognized community program that demonstrates the strength and unity of Americans.
  • A Wreath Laying and Massing of the Colors will take place at the Wall.
  • A Valor Luncheon features a key-note speaker and presentation from Quilts of Valor.
  • Welcome Home Parade in historic downtown on Saturday. (Veterans, please register on the event website to participate.)

See all exhibits and the Lee Greenwood concert at Beachaven Vineyards & Winery, 1100 Dunlop Lane. 

Keep up to date with all activities, register for events and explore hotel packages at welcomehomeveteranscelebration.com or contact Frances Manzitto by email or phone at 931-245-4345.

AARP is the premier sponsor for all event activities.

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Beachaven Winery & Vineyard
1100 Dunlop Lane
Clarksville, TN

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