POSTED: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 2:59pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 7:47am
Jacksonville, TX (KETK) — On September 14th, 2013 Texas Nation will be hosting it's 1st Annual East Texas Veteran's Celebration at Shoemaker Hill Ranch in Jacksonville, Texas.
Admission is free to the public with ticket. Tickets can be downloaded on Texasnation.net. The goal of this event is to pay respect and celebrate the brave men and women that serve from East Texas.
With 100 vendors and small business from the East Texas community, it is a day that will be filled with fun for the whole family.
“Our purpose for this event is to create a fun day full of celebration, without making families choose between bills or entertainment for the day” said Melissa Powell Owner of Texas Nation. “We want people to come out, enjoy the activities and concert's and remember why not only America but the State of Texas is still the best State in the Union”
Texasnation.net is a digital publication that pride's themselves on being socially interactive with their viewers. “We pride ourselves on not sitting behind a computer and being disconnected with our fans. We want to meet the people that visit us on a daily basis”.
Gates for this event open at 11:30 am. Musical acts include Charlie Robinson, local favorite Taylor Heard, Jamie Richard's and other musical guest. Coolers are not allowed but blankets and chairs are welcome. The event will end around 10:30pm followed by a firework display.
Any proceeds from this event are donated to Texas Grassroot's Veteran's Organization's from the State of Texas.
For more information on this event, please visit texasnation.net. Sponsorship and Vendor booths are still available.