Music in the Park will pay tribute to veterans

May 4, 2019

ASHIPPUN -- The Ashippun History Committee and the town of Ashippun will present a free Music in the Park event June 8 to pay tribute to past and present veterans.

The event will be held at the Ashippun Town Hall, located on the corner of county highways O and P, at 6 p.m.

Patriotic music will be provided by the Jim Neist Band. A shelter will be set up. Attendees should bring their own chairs or blankets. There will be limited bench seating.

An official flag retirement will follow the music. Attendees can bring their old, tattered and faded flags for proper retirement. Veterans who are present are encouraged to come in full or partial uniform and be part of the scripted flag retirement.

Refreshments will be available. No alcohol will be allowed. For more information, call Herb Heck at 920-474-4619 or email heckdirtykettle@aol.com.