10/14/2013 – Tampa, FL – USO Tampa Bay is kicking off its 2nd year of lifting the spirits of America’s troops and their families by presenting the Heroes Harvest Festival this Saturday, October 19th from 12:00 to 5:00 pm.
The Heroes Harvest Festival is a fundraising event to support the USO Tampa Bay Welcome Center at Tampa International Airport and the various USO programs provided to the Bay area’s actively serving military troops and their families.
American Legion Post 138 is hosting this family event chalk full of food, live music and plenty of fun, including raffles and games for the kids. The Post’s scenic picnic grounds located at 5535 W. Prescott Street, Tampa, sit on the edge of Old Tampa Bay and provide the backdrop for the festivities. Local talent bands Klassic Karma, The Old School Band and the Rat Pack Tribute Band will entertain. For admission rates and additional information, visit www.usotampabay.org.
The USO Welcome Center at Tampa International Airport is the hub from which all USO Tampa Bay programs and services are delivered throughout the Tampa Bay area to our military and their families throughout the year. In further support of the USO’s mission to lift the spirits of America’s troops and their families, USO Tampa Bay will soon be opening a USO Day Room at the James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital.
To learn more about USO Tampa Bay’s programs and services, visit www.usotampabay.org.