On November 11th, PCD (Phillips, Craig, and Dean) will present a concert in Fort Wayne honoring military veterans and those currently serving our nation’s defense. The concert will take place at First Assembly of God, 1400 W. Washington Center Road. Doors open at 6:45pm and the concert starts at 7:30pm. Check out Kayleen's blog for more information.Lutheran Military Veterans and Families Ministries, a non-profit, faith-based ministry, will be hosting an art auction to support their ongoing ministry of counseling veterans of foreign wars and their families this Veterans Day, November 11th from 6 pm - 9:30 pm. The art auction is open to the public and will be held at Autumn Ridge Golf Club located at 11420 Auburn Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46845. Click here for more information. The Allen County Parks Department will offer free entry to its Fox Island and Metea County Park from November 11 through November 13 to U.S. veterans, active military and their immediate families. Applebee's is giving a free meal to veterans and active military on November 11 during normal business hours, dine-in only. Golden Corral is also offering free meals on Monday, November 14 from 5pm-9pm. And, the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum is hosting an entire weekend of events including a concert, parade and a free ticket to IPFW Mastodon’s men’s basketball game on November 12th for all veterans. Read more about their Freedom's Call concert here, as well. Spend the day paying tribute to these amazing heroes at one of these events, or let us know how you plan to say thank you.
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Veteran's Day Events
Posted on November 08, 2011 at 5:43:31 pm by Renee M.
Veteran’s Day is a time to celebrate the brave men and women that selflessly serve our country. I can’t speak for other cities, but Fort Wayne, Indiana does a great job at showing our appreciation. There is a full list of events planned for the weekend.