Proud to “Serve” at Heroes Weekend in Gulfport!
Saturday, November 11, 2017
11 a.m. – Parade
12 p.m. – Volleyball
Whether you served in the military or serve on the volleyball court, join in the City of Gulfport and VETsports Heroes Weekend on Saturday, November 11th. This is a great way for the community to participate in Veteran’s Day while giving back to local Veterans. You can get involved by either entering in the parade or entering your team in the VETSports volleyball tournament. You can find registration links for both events below.
Note: Please note for your safety and for the safety of others, throwing of candy, toys or other objects is strictly prohibited during the parade due to the potential for serious injury. Participants on foot may distribute candy or other items by handing them to spectators. Consumption of Alcohol is prohibited at the staging area.
Following the Veteran’s Parade, opening ceremonies will commence for the 6thAnnual 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.
For more event information, please call 727-893-1118.
City Hall 2401 53rd St. S. Gulfport, FL 33707 (727) 893-1000
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