On Monday, June 3rd, 2013 – Military Appreciation Night at the Dell Diamond, our local WWII Veterans and Austin Honor Flight will be featured when the Round Rock Express takes on the Nashville Sounds.
Military Appreciation Night 2013 at the Dell Diamond in Round Rock, Texas will give the public an opportunity to show their support for our WWII Veterans as well as honor all who serve or have served in the military. Honor Flight Austin will be serving as the night’s highlighted charity through the Chasco Community Partnership program.
Honor Flight Austin is asking the public to support a gratitude campaign for our local WWII Veterans and Honor Flight Austin by purchasing tickets using the promo code “honor”. Honor Flight Austin will receive $3.00 for every ticket that is purchased using the “honor” promo code.
You can Buy Tickets online for Military Appreciation Night (Link in Red)
Many of our local WWII Veterans are overcome with emotion as they join Honor Flight Austin to visit the war memorials dedicated to their service and sacrifice.
“It was a tremendous feeling when we all got together…When we stepped off the plane I could not believe the ovation. It brought tears…” – Marvin Kanter, WWII Navy Veteran and alumni of Honor Flight Austin.
Honor Flight Austin spring trips will be held May 17, May 31, and June 14, 2013. The public is invited to Austin Bergstrom International Airport to send off and welcome home our WWII Veterans. Details for those wanting to send off and welcome home our Veterans will be posted on the Honor Flight Austin website. (www.HonorFlightAustin.org)Military Appreciation Night is sponsored by Navy Federal Credit Union, AUSA, Bluebonnet Trails, Community Services, Cook-Walden Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, University of Phoenix, and Concordia University Texas. Game time is 7:05pm