Heros Weekend

Proud to “Serve” at Heroes Weekend in Gulfport!

Saturday, November 10, 2018

8 a.m. – Volleyball

Sunday, November 11, 2018

10 a.m. – Casino Dock

New Horizons Band of Gulfport Performance

11 a.m. – Parade

Immediately Following Parade – Opening Ceremonies

12 p.m.  – Volleyball

1 p.m. – Gulfport Police vs. Gulfport Fire

Whether you served in the military or serve on the volleyball court, join in the City of Gulfport and VETsports Heroes Weekend on Saturday & Sunday, November 10 – 11. This is a great way for the community to participate in Veteran’s Day while giving back to local Veterans. 

Saturday Men’s/Women’s 2’s – player sign up’s through Tampa Bay Beach Bums/VolleyAmerica

Sunday – Co-ed 4’s – player sign up’s through VETSports at Eventbrite

Volleyball will kick off Saturday at 8 a.m. and on Sunday, following the Veteran’s Parade, opening ceremonies will commence for the 7th Annual VETSports Beach Volleyball Gulfport Open at 12 Noon. Smokin’ J’s BBQ, drinks and items for purchase will be available courtside. Proceeds raised benefit VETSports Inc., a 501 (c) 3, tax-exempt.




VetSports is a nationwide non-profit helping veterans achieve better physical, mental and emotional health through sports, physical activity and community involvement.

VETSports Tampa Bay & Gulfport Police recently visited Stetson College of Law to check out the Veterans Law Institute and talk a little Beach Volleyball. Big Thanks to Dean Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz, Matthew A. Ceriale  and all the law students who will be joining us for this years’ Gulfport Heroes Weekend.


For more event information, please call 727-893-1118.