Village Hospital Greer Family Fest to Honor Veterans with Special ?Walk of Honor?
April 9, 2013
The 29th Annual Village Hospital Greer Family Fest presented by the City of Greer and the Greer Citizen is pleased to announce special plans to honor veterans during the festival. At 7:00pm on Saturday, May 4 in Greer City Park, all veterans are asked to participate in a “Walk of Honor” presented by Citizens Building and Loan through the park leading up to the Nationwide Insurance Garfield Main Stage area. The Blue Ridge High School National Guard program will be escorting the veterans through the park and will end with a Presentation of the Colors. The Marshall Tucker Band will take the stage at 7:30pm.
“This festival is a great opportunity for us to honor those who have fought for our country,” stated Allen Smith, President/CEO of the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce. “It is truly our honor to host these American heroes and show our appreciation for their service to our country.”
Veterans who would like to participate are asked to gather by the fountains in City Park at 6:30 pm.