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Foar from Home Community Celebration and Bon Voyage

11/20/2021 11:00:00 AM
The Palace Saloon - Outside Patio
117 Centre St. Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
11/20/2021 9:00:00 PM

Date: November 20, 2021

Venue: The Palace Saloon - Outside Patio

Address: 117 Centre St. Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034

Cost: Donation at the door

Contact: Christy LeLait | clelait@gmail.com

All day music and community celebration for our Foar from Home team as they head off across the Atlantic. Four US Veterans (Army/Navy/Air Force/Marine) from Fernandina Beach, Florida will cast off from the shore of La Gomera in the Canary Islands, Spain, and row unsupported across 3,000 miles of the Atlantic Ocean to Antigua. The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge will be the ultimate journey of their lives.

Local musicians, Community Leaders Elected Officials, Supporters, and Veterans will come together for a day-long celebration and well wishes for Hupp Huppmann, Paul Lore, Billy Cimino and Cameron Hansen. Speakers include Congressman John Rutherford, Fernandina Beach City Commissioners. Musical acts: The Honey Badgers, Amelia Blues Project, Sean McCarthy, Sam McDonald, the Wildflowers, Amy Vickery, Jenn Burns, Thaxton Rowe, Brian Ernst, Bob & Dana Jenkins, Rob Peck, Alix Delfs, Amy Basse & Tom Leon, Honey & David, plus special guests throughout the day.
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