Local Happenings: Hudson Valley’s First Armed Forces Day

Join the Hudson Valley community on May 19th from 12-5pm for the first Armed Forces Day!

Registration is at 7am, followed by the Stride Wounded Warriors 4 mile race at 9am, and the 2 mile walk at 10am.  Everyone will meet at Waryas Park afterwards to enjoy live music by The Alexis Sutter Band, 4 Guys in Disguise, Mojo Miles Mancuso, Monster, Derek Dempsey and E&G Acoustic.

The event will commence with an opening ceremony at 1pm to honor our Veterans.  There will be family fun-filled activities such as a rock climbing wall and a kids zone, along with food provided by the Italian Center.

*Please bring a donation for the Castle Point Food Pantry; they will be offering registration for VA Healthcare, Women’s Veteran Healthcare, My HealthVet, Returning Combat Veteran Program, blood pressure readings and The Mobile Clinic.

Partners include the Hudson Valley Rail Trail.

Details are below: