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Flag Ceremony

5th Annual Salute to Hometown Heroes

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November 11, 2017

Category: Holiday Celebrations  |  Tags: apples, military, Veteran's Day

2017-11-11 19:00:00 2017-11-11 19:00:00 America/New_York 5th Annual Salute to Hometown Heroes Join us for a day to celebrate our own Hometown Heroes – fire, rescue, police, and military. We’ll commemorate Veteran’s Day …

Join us for a day to celebrate our own Hometown Heroes – fire, rescue, police, and military. We’ll commemorate Veteran’s Day with a moving flag ceremony by our local American Legion. Then visit booths honoring and providing services those who serve and have served. Marching bands from Monticello High School and Albemarle High School will perform throughout the day.

All hometown heroes (with ID) receive discounts all day long on all purchases. THANK YOU TO OUR HOMETOWN HEROES!

10:30AM American Heritage Girls Troop performance
10:45AM Fluvanna County HS Marching Band performance
11:00AM Flag Ceremony by American Legion Post 74
12:30PM Monticello HS Marching Band performance

Throughout the day, visit representatives of:
Blue Star Families of Virginia
American Red Cross
Albemarle Fire & Rescue

Our Mountain Grill will feature our a Hero sandwich (muffuletta with salami, capicola, peppered ham, olive tapenade, and giardiniera on a toasted sub roll) as well as our regular menu.

Apple picking, apple cider donuts, hayrides (weather permitting), lunch, and wine and hard cider tastings are available all day.