There will be a “Thanks to Our Heroes: Past, Present, and Future” parade in Connersville on September 1st beginning at noon.
The parade is to honor veterans, active duty military and recruits, emergency first responders, and home town heroes. The parade lines up at 11:00AM downtown and runs down Grand Avenue to 27th Street and across to Roberts Park.
To put a unit into the parade or to ride your motorcycle or drive your custom car to honor heroes, call 765-541-3124.
A “Rockin with the Veterans” concert will be at The National Guard Armory adjacent to Roberts Park on September 1st beginning at 2:00PM. There will be a beer garden at the concert which features the band Kramus, and others. Wrist bands are available the day of the show for only $10.00.
There is also a BBQ Festival, Car Show, Corn Hole Tournament and Craft Show in Roberts Park as part of Thunder in the Park Labor Day Weekend.