PATRIOT PLAZA DEDICATION
STARTI NG JUNE 3 Join us for the community dedication of Patriot Plaza on Saturday, June 28, 2014, at 10 am at Sarasota National Cemetery, 9810 State Road 72, Sarasota Created through a first-ever public-private partnership with the National Cemetery Administration, Patriot Plaza, a 2,800-seat ceremonial amphitheater, is fully funded by The Patterson Foundation and will honor veterans and their families for generations to come.
Dedication Events At a Glance
Tickets are required for this FREE event and are available first come, first served starting June 3.
Activities start at 8:30 am through 12:30 pm. The dedication ceremony will be from 10 am to 11:30 am.
• Limit up to 4 tickets per person • Tickets available while supplies last. Only 2,800 tickets are available. • Open seating on dedication day Ticket Locations and Pick-Up Hours • New Balance: 1872 Stickney Point Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231, Mon.-Sat. 10 am-7 pm | Sun. 12 pm-4 pm • New Balance: 8204 Tourist Center Dr., Bradenton, FL 34201, Mon.-Sat. 10 am-7 pm | Sun. 12 pm-4 pm • Fleet Feet: 1830 S. Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239 Mon.-Sat. 10 am-7 pm | Sun. 12 pm-4 pm • McKechnie Field: 1611 9th Street W, Bradenton, FL 34205, Non-Game Days Tues.-Fri. 11 am- 5 pm Game Days Mon.-Fri. 12 pm until end of game Sat. & Sun. 10 am games and two hours prior to game time
• Docents to provide insight into the commissioned art throughout Patriot Plaza. • Legacy Zone featuring area organizations with programs supporting those who have served, are serving or may serve in our nation’s armed forces. • An opportunity to complete a postcard to a local veteran.
Pay it Forward Participating organizations are Legacy of Valor partners. • Manasota Operation Troop Support (MOTS) — Will collect items to send to US troops, such as individual-sized snacks (protein bars, beef jerky, trail mix, canned stew); powered drink mixes (coffee, lemonade); toiletries (white socks, floss, tooth brushes); and batteries (AAA and AA). • All Faiths Food Bank — Will collect non-perishable goods (no glass) for its Veterans Appreciation Program.
• Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity ReSale Store: 1750 Manzana Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm • Arcadia-DeSoto Habitat for Humanity 10 S DeSoto Ave, Room 200 B Arcadia, FL 34266 Mon-Fri. 8:00 am-4:30 pm
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Published on May 23, 2014
FREE tickets are required to attend the Patriot Plaza dedication on June 28. Please see flyer for locations and times for pick up.