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The 2nd Annual Veterans Appreciation Weekend Celebration

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Name: The 2nd Annual Veterans Appreciation Weekend Celebration
Date: November 10, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST
Trip Builder: View Trip
Event Description:
The event begins Saturday, November 10, 2018 with a 5K and 10K Charity Run (Run for Rangers) at 8 a.m. beginning in Hancock Park, Dahlonega, GA. Registration is $30. This will be followed by a parade in downtown Dahlonega at 11 a.m. that will be followed by a County Music Festival in Hancock Park. Kids play area, food and beverage, beer and wine, and merchandise tends will surround the park. There are 7 musicians scheduled and the event runs from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. A weather contingency venue will be planned in the event of rain.

Hancock Park
Date/Time Information:
8 a.m. 5/10 K Run for Rangers
1st Annual Run for Rangers Charity Run

10 a.m. Veterans Day Parade

11 a.m-6 p.m. Music Festival
Contact Information:
Art Attaway (248) 568.8232
$30 - "Run for Rangers"

Register here at www.veteransappreciationday.org.
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