CLEARWATER HONOR FEST
MAY 25, 2024

Downtown Clearwater & Coachman Park

PRESENTED BY ACHIEVA CREDIT UNION

Achieva Credit Union

Kickoff Luncheon

Parade

Memorial Day Ceremony

Guest of Honor

FREE Music Festival

Live Music

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Honor Fest Clearwater

Why Honor Fest

Here is a list of things you should know before you arrive on May 25th:

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On Saturday May 25th, the Florida Veterans Coalition and the City of Clearwater will be hosting a Memorial Day Parade. Picture yourself amidst the stirring melodies of marching bands, the resplendent display of military regalia, and the heartfelt tributes to our fallen heroes. This event isn’t just a commemoration; it’s an immersive experience designed to uplift, inspire, and unite. The parade will start on the corner of S. Madison Ave and Cleveland Street. It will proceed west to N. Osceola Ave. Then continue north on Osceola Ave and end at Jones Street.

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Coachman Park will host the music festival from 10AM-8PM. Headlining the festival will be Dave Bray USA who takes the stage at 6PM. Dave is a Navy veteran and fleet Marine corpsman. Also joining us are Randy McNeeley at 1:30pm and Soul Circus Cowboys at 3:30pm.

Admission is FREE. We also have preferred and VIP seating.

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As the parade draws to a close, the solemnity continues at Coachman Park with our Commemorative Event. Experience the power of live musical performances, stirring speeches, and heartfelt tributes as we honor the memory of our fallen heroes with dignity and respect. This year’s guest speaker is medal of Honor recipient SSG. David Bellavia. Also speaking is Army veteran and current Florida State Senator Jay Collins.

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The Florida Veterans Coalition serves as a vital bridge between veterans and the array of services and support available to them. For many veterans, navigating the complex web of resources can be overwhelming, particularly when facing urgent needs or grappling with emotional and physical challenges stemming from their service. Our organization plays a crucial role in streamlining access to these resources, ensuring that veterans and their families receive the assistance they require to lead fulfilling lives post-service.

 

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MUSIC FEST

FEATURING DAVE BRAY USA
United States Navy Veteran & Fleet Marine Corpsman

Dave Bray USA

Dave is a USN/USMC Veteran who considers his “Music on a Mission” to be a continuation of his service. He has performed with rock legends Aerosmith, Shinedown, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Kansas & Weezer. As well as country stars Charlie Daniels, Travis Tritt, Lee Greenwood, Brantley Gilbert, & Toby Keith! He has also performed for the NFL, NHL, NASCAR, Special Olympics, Sturgis Buffalo Chip, ESPN, The Outdoor Channel, Fox & Friends, and at countless theatres, festivals, bike weeks, military, corporate and formal events! 

Also performing are the Soul Circus Cowboys and Randy McNeeley.

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Admission to the festival is free and has access to the lawn. Seating options are available including VIP seating.

 

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Memorial Day Parade
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