5th Annual Celebrating America's Freedom Event
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Yorktown Battlefield, Yorktown, Virginia

Join incoming National President Dee Guillory on Thursday, October 19 and step into history in Yorktown, Virginia, a site known for its waterfront beauty and famous battles. According to visitwilliamsburg.com, “Yorktown was critical in both the Revolutionary War and the Civil War. At Yorktown Battlefield, part of the National Park Service’s Colonial National Historical Park, you can see where George Washington secured America’s independence in 1781.”

The 2017 Celebrating America’s Freedom Event will take place at Yorktown Battlefield, 1000 Colonial Visitors Center, Yorktown, VA  23690, and will coincide with Yorktown Day ceremonies, performances and programs that commemorate the 236th anniversary of America’s Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

The Department of Virginia is organizing the 2017 Celebrating America’s Freedom Event. Please direct all questions to Patricia Jurgensen, pjurgy@aol.com or 703.754.1244. 

Registration Fee: $50.00/$52.00 (if paying by credit card)

Registration Deadline: September 10, 2017

Click here for a registration form, transportation, hotel information and other event details.

Please note that you may attend this event on your own, but round trip transportation from the hotel to Yorktown Battlefield will not be provided unless you submit the Yorktown CAFE Registration Form to Patricia Jurgensen, Registration Chairmen, pjurgy@aol.com, by September 10, 2017.

Virginia’s 2017-2018 National President’s Celebration will be in Williamsburg, Virginia, on October 20 and 21. Click here for a registration form, transportation, hotel information and other event details. Please direct all questions to Patricia Jurgensen, pjurgy@aol.com or 703.754.1244.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

9:00 a.m.
Arrive at Yorktown Battlefield

10:30 a.m.
Yorktown Day Parade

11:00 a.m.
Yorktown Day Victory Ceremony

Noon
VFW Auxiliary Celebrating America’s Freedom Event

1:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Visit American Revolution Museum