May, marked officially as Military Appreciation Month, is a special month for both those in and out of the military. Each year the president makes a proclamation, reminding Americans of the important role the U.S. Armed Forces has played in the history and development our great nation.
This year our local Marine Corps League (Griswold Detachment 1121) and Veterans of Foreign Wars (8743), in Oakhurst, Ca will be hosting Armed Forces Day on May 15, 2021 at Ahwahnee Regional Park. This is located at 43469 Ca-49, Ahwahnee, Ca 9360 and is home to our Veterans’ Memorial.
This is our first ever, Armed Forces Day in the mountains. We are being Sponsored by CC Biker & Motorsports Newspaper (Richard Tilley-Owner)
We have a wonderful day in the park planned for families to come out. We have a Vendors Fair, food trucks, raffles, K-9 Demonstration, Cal Fire and much more. We also have t-shirts and art work for sale that depicts of our beautiful memorial.
We have free parking and free admission. We will be open to the public from 10-3.