Jeep parade from Austin Landing to Fifth Third Field kicks off Warrior WeekendPosted Thursday, July 20, 2017
DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) – Groups gathered at Austin Landing for a Jeep parade to Fifth Third Field Thursday.
The parade was part of the Warrior Weekend Event. Throughout the weekend, veterans, combat-injured Purple Heart recipients and the families of fallen military members are honored by getting life-changing experiences that facilitate new friendships and emotional healing.
They made their way to Fifth Third Field for the Dragons game.
“So, it’s an extremely enriching, life-changing experience that we provide for all these wonderful men and women,” lead ambassador Samuel Deeds said.
Other events throughout the weekend include a car show, silent auction, balloon festival and a 5K run/walk.
Austin Landing offers the community an unparalleled collection of restaurants and daily shopping needs. From daily grocery and home good needs to specialty gifts, Austin Landing has put together an exceptional mix of amenities to live, work or just visit Austin Landing. Combining daily shopping needs like grocery and home goods with quality local retail and service providers such as a hair salon and a nail spa with a wide variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner restaurants, perfect for any occasion, budget and appetite. Austin Landing is the “go to” hub for entertainment, shopping and eating in the Cin-Day corridor.