Join us on Monday, November 11, 2019, to honor our local heros: Military Veterans of Escondido. This is the first annual Escondido VetFest, and will raise funds for the American Legion Post 149 in Escondido. Help us celebrate 100 years of The American Legion, and 100 years of American Legion Post 149.
Festivities will include a parade on Grand Avenue from 9:30 am - 11:00 am, art display, patriotic storefront decorating contest, and will culminate with a Backyard BBQ and Veterans Day Ceremony at the American Legion Hall from noon to 4:00 pm.
The MCRD Museum Foundation will be operating a pop up shop at the American Legion Post 149 in Escondido at 1230. Stop by to learn more about the museum and purchase great Marine Corps gear and apparel!