Community Celebrates the Military on Armed Forces Day

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LAS VEGAS - May 13, 2014 - PRLog -- The upcoming Military Appreciation Day Celebration is being held on Armed Forces Day, Saturday, May 17, 2014, as a way to say thank you to active duty and retired military and their families for all they have done and continue to do for our country.

The festival will be held at the Craig Ranch Regional Park (formerly Craig Ranch Golf Course) from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Over 5,000 participants are expected to attend.

The day will treat active and retired military and their immediate families to a hot lunch and refreshments generously provided by Aramark, Sam’s Club, Walmart and Coca-Cola. An impressive lineup of entertainment includes, The Beatles Show Tribute direct from Planet Hollywood, celebrity impersonators, Hawaiian dancers, Molodi Live, Bobby Kingston Band, DJ Larose Royce and DJ Diego and other local celebrities and entertainers who have volunteered their time and talent.

The event is open to the public and there will be a Food Truck Village with a wide variety of food available for purchase by nonmilitary attendees. Vendors from throughout the community will also be there to lend their support.

This event is brought to you by Armed Forces and Military Veterans Appreciation, Inc., a local 501 (c) 3 organization, in partnership with the City of North Las Vegas, Poker Palace Casino, Aliante Hotel and Casino, Metro Chamber of Commerce, Aramark, Coco-Cola, Sam’s Club, Medic West Ambulance, Walmart, Review Journal, Station Casino, USO, NV Energy, Cannery Hotel and Casino, North Vista Hospital, Citizens NLV United, Complete Association Management Co.  (CAMCO), Pinnacle Community Association Management, Nathan Adelson Hospice, Rebel, Republic Services, William Lyon Homes, Silver State Fair housing Council,  21st Century Oncology, American Legion, Heroes Home Advantage.

Media Partners:  KCEP Power 88.1, Periwinkle Media Group, CBS Radio, Beasley Broadcasting Group and over 100 dedicated volunteers.

The entire community is invited to attend this free event. For a complete list of Sponsors or to become a Sponsor, please visit our Website at:    Military personnel and Veterans are encouraged to register online at


For media information, please contact:
Winsome Brissett/Ho Cato
702 649-2000 (

For the Military Appreciation Day Committee, please contact:
Richard Cherchio
Former North Las Vegas Councilman

Laura Coleman
702 349-3948

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Tags:Armed Forces Day, North Las Vegas, USO Entertainment, Craig Ranch Regional Park, Periwinkle Media Group
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