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Fort O Celebrates Patriotism At The Post

June 29, 2011

REPORTING: MICHAEL EDWARD MILLER

Coming up this Fourth of July weekend, the city of Fort Oglethorpe is having a “Patriotism At The Post” celebration.  The event is actually happening on Sunday, July 3rd.  It will feature fireworks by Atlanta Pyrotechnics, a patriotic concert by L’Abri Symphony Orchestra and more.  The event will take place on Johnston Field in historic downtown Fort Oglethorpe.

Chris McKeever is the executive director of the 6th Calvary Museum, located on Barnhardt Circle, where the Sunday celebration will happen.  McKeever joins us with event details.

From the event’s Web site:

July 3    Patriotism at The Post.  L’Abri Symphony Orchestra patriotic concert, coloring contest sponsored by Chattanooga Times Free Press, Patriotic Kid’s contest followed at dark by fireworks on polo field 7 pm – 10 pm.  BBQ, kettle corn, Repici Ice and cold drinks available. Cost: $5 per car. E-mail fortotourism@gmail.com for more information.

Additional details are at www.fortotourism.org .


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