Armed Forces Day events
Armed Forces Day is Saturday, May 21, the weekend before Memorial Day. Here are a couple events honoring military service.
5/20: PebbleCreek Armed Forces Day Program
The public is invited to attend the PebbleCreek Armed Forces Day Program, featuring master of ceremonies Colonel James Bundschuh, presentation of colors by Arizona Sons of the American Revolution, the National Anthem and a breakfast buffet 7-10 a.m. PebbleCreek’s Armed Forces Plaza is made up of pavers and seat caps engraved with the names of servicemen and women of PebbleCreek residents, family or friends.
Details: 7-10 a.m. Friday, May 20. Eagle’s Nest Golf Club, 3645 Clubhouse Dr., Goodyear. Free, $8 for breakfast; $6 for military members. 623-935-6750.
5/21: Armed Forces Day Golf Marathon
Arizona Veterans Helping Veterans will be hosting a Charity Golf Marathon. The donations will assist our mission to mitigate veteran suicide rates. Get golf, food and fun at this family-friendly charity event.
Details: 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, May 21. Augusta Ranch Golf Club, 2401 S. Lansing Ave., Mesa. $100 entry plus golfer sponsorship donation. azvhv.org.
5/21: Flagstaff Armed Forces Day Parade
Flagstaff hosts an Armed Forces Day observance, along with a parade.
Details: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 21. Historic downtown Flagstaff, 211 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Free. 520-774-1330.
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