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7th Annual Veterans Memorial 5K and Military Appreciation Celebration
November 13, 2021 - November 14, 2021
Veterans Memorial 5K Run
November 13, 20201
Race starts on Marietta Square
5K start 7:30am
1K start 8:30am
Tot Trot start 8:45am
Cost: Early registration $30 until Oct 20th – $35 until Nov. 10th. $40 – on race date
$5 discounts for veterans and first responders
Military Appreciation Celebration
Glover Park- Marietta Square
Begins at 10:30 am
Free concert – featuring the Georgia Symphony Orchestra Brass Ensemble and Chorus
The American Legion is the nation’s largest wartime Veterans service organization. The Legion Family is committed to mentoring youth, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security and serving to our fellow Veterans. The Legion Family consists of the Ladies Auxiliary, Sons of the American Legion (SAL) and Legion Riders.
Horace Orr Post 29 was chartered in 1919 and named after Sgt. Horace Orr. Sgt. Orr was the first serviceman from Marietta killed in action in World War I. In September of 2019, our American Legion Horace Orr Post 29 celebrated 100 years of serving Veterans in the Marietta area.