Lawton Chamber of Commerce To Host 50th Armed Forces Day Parade
From the Lawton/Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce:
Come see the strength of our community as we celebrate our military with one of the
largest Armed Forces Day parade in the country. The Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce will host the 50th anniversary parade on Saturday, May 17th at 10:00 a.m. The parade route will begin at 6th and C Avenue to Fort Sill Boulevard to Ferris Avenue.The Chamber is sponsoring two events following the parade. The first will be a military celebration in Elmer Thomas Park from 12:00 p. m. – 4:00 p.m. Bring your family and mingle with other military families. Come enjoy the military vehicle displays, a car show, inflatable rides for children and a musical concert. The second event will be the Combat Vets Motorcycle Association Poker Run held at Wind River Harley Davidson. They are anticipating one thousand bikes. This event will last all day and will benefit Operation Homefront.
Contact the Chamber today for your parade entry form or log onto lawtonfortsillchamber.com to enter today. This year’s theme is “50 Years Supporting Our Troops.”