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Kids 1 Mile Fun Run & 5K Run/Walk

The excitement is building in College Station for Texas Weekend of Remembrance set for May 24-26, 2019 at Veterans Park & Athletic Complex. We invite military members, veterans, their families, and everyone who would like to honor those who sacrificed their lives in service to our country. Our goal is to set a new standard for commemoration events that honor our fallen military men and women.

Admission is free. Concessions will be available for purchase. No outside food, drinks or pets are allowed. You may bring plastic water bottles and lawn chairs. Parking is available at Veterans Park & Athletic Complex.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS: CHI. St. Joseph, AT&T College Station , Candy 95.1HEB, Hilton Garden InnLegacy Ace Hardware, Maverick 100.9, Willy 97.7 & WTAW Newstalk 1620.


FRIDAY, MAY 24 

LONE STAR SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT • Noon-7 p.m.

LONE STAR SOFTBALL HOMERUN DERBY • 7 p.m.-Finish


SATURDAY, MAY 25 

LONE STAR SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT • 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

TEXAS YOUTH 7v7 STATE CHAMPIONSHIP • 9 a.m.-5 p.m.  

REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY • 6:30-7:30 p.m. 
    • National Anthem performed by Staff Sgt. Angela R. Matthews, Texas Air National Guard
    • Roll Call of Conflicts by Staff Sgt. Angela R. Matthews, Texas Air National Guard 
    • Ship Bell provided by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 937
    • Welcome Remarks by Brig. Gen. Joe E. Ramirez, Jr. ’79, United States Army (Ret.)
    • Keynote Address by Gold Star Family Marykay and Bill Edwards
    • Amazing Grace performed on bagpipes by James McNeely, Jason Neuendorff 
       and Leon Moore
    • Rifle Salute by The Ross Volunteers
    • Taps by the Texas Aggie Band bugler

MILITARY BOOTHS & ACTIVITIES • 7:30-11 p.m.
    • Brazos Valley Veterans Memorial Self-Guided Tours
    • Kids Zone
    • Photo Opportunities with Military Vehicles

FOOD VENDORS • 7:30-11:30 p.m.
A portion of all sales will be donated to the Texas A&M Veterans Resource Center to assist with scholarships. Cash and credit card accepted. ATMs will be on-site.

    • Chill Out Concessions (opens at 10 a.m.)
    • 1775 Texas BBQ Pit
    • Napa Flats
    • Taco Crave
    • Alcohol sold by Gogh Gogh Coffee Co.

MUSICAL PERFORMANCES 
   • 7:30 p.m. – Gates Open 
   • 8:25 p.m. – National Anthem 
   • 8:30 p.m. – Scooter Brown Band
   • 9:30 p.m. – Set Change
   • 10 p.m. – Shane Smith and The Saints
   • 11:30 p.m. – Event Concludes


SUNDAY, MAY 26 

KIDS 1-MILE FUN RUN (12 & UNDER) • 8:15-8:45 a.m.

    • $10 per child, shirts will be provided.
    • Guardians can run alongside their children at no cost.
    • Register online before Saturday, May 25
    • Day of registration begins at 7 a.m. and will accept cash only.
    • Proceeds benefit Brazos Valley Cares

5K RUN/WALK • 9-9:30 a.m.

    • $20 per person, shirts will be provided.
    • Register online before Saturday, May 25
    • Day of registration begins at 7 a.m. and will accept cash only.
    • Proceeds benefit Brazos Valley Cares

BREAKFAST WITH U.S. COAST GUARD CHAPLAIN BENJAMIN T. MAYHUGH • 10-10:45 a.m.
     • Breakfast tacos, fresh salsa and fruit trays will be provided
        by the USO and the Tejano Veterans Association.

LONE STAR SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT • 11 a.m.-Finish

TEXAS YOUTH 7v7 STATE CHAMPIONSHIP • 11 a.m.-Finish


HOTELS

COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT
3939 Texas 6 Frontage Rd.
College Station, TX 77845
979.695.8111
Rate: 99 per night
Reservation Deadline: May 3, 2019
Code: TWR19

CAVALRY COURT
200 Century Court
College Station, Texas 77840
844.599.3871
Rate: $109 per night
Reservation Deadline: April, 26, 2019
Code: 2TWOR125

THE GEORGE
180 Century Court
College Station, Texas 77840
844.599.3871
Rate: $109 per night
Reservation Deadline: April 26, 2019
Code: 2TWOR643


MORE INFORMATION
For more information, call 979.764.3486, email parks@cstx.gov or visit the Stephen C. Beachy Central Park Office, located at 1000 Krenek Tap Road in College Station.

Last updated: 6/4/2019 2:36:37 PM