Join us as we recognize and honor the brave men and women that have served, are serving, and that have paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the United States military. We will be hosting our annual Armed Forces Day celebration beginning with an ROTC cadet march on the field at 5pm. Followed by a welcome home ceremony, veteran introduction, the presentation of colors, a pass and review ceremony, and concluded with the singing of the National Anthem while members of the SOCOM Para-Commandos skydive the American flag into the stadium. Flying Tigers players and coaches will be wearing their new specialty camouflage jerseys during the game. There will be a post-game fireworks extravaganza! We invite you to join us on this special day as we recognize and thank those who have served our country. Active and retired military personnel will receive a free ticket to the Saturday, May 19, 2018 game.
May 27, 2018 - Calvary Baptist Church Memorial Service 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM Calvary Baptist Church - 1945 North Florida Avenue Lakeland, FL, 33805
Guest Speaker Chaplain Army Major Phil Kramer. For the last 13 years, we have honored servicemen and women from all over the country. This year, we are honoring more families from the current Afghanistan War. We hope you will join us for this special service as we remember those who have given the last full measure of devotion and the many veterans in attendance as well.
July 28, 2018 - Warrior Walk 8:00 AM First Presbyterian Church - Lake Hollingsworth - 175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, Florida 33801 The Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of Polk County in conjunction with the Polk County Veteran's Council would like to invite you to a patriotic Themed "Warrior Walk" around beautiful Lake Hollingsworth in Lakeland, Florida.
The purpose of this event is to honor our U.S. Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines who have been killed in action while serving during Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom.
September 11, 2018 - Remember the Day / Winter Haven Central Park
November 9, 2018 - Lakeland Rotary Clubs Salute to Veterans / Heritage Baptist Church
November 10, 2018 - Veterans Day Celebration / Veterans Memorial Park