Hike Over The John Ringling Causeway in Sarasota to Kick off Your Memorial Day Weekend. SRQ VETS is hosting the 6th Annual Memorial Day 5K hike to honor the fallen heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice.
SRQ VETS is hosting the 6th Annual Memorial 5K hike to honor the fallen heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice
Saturday, May 29th... Registration starts at 8 am and the Hike starts at 9 am
SRQ VETS is hosting the 6th Annual Memorial Day 5K hike to honor the fallen heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice.
This event will work to unite the local veteran and civilian communities while raising funds to support SRQ VETS and their efforts to help the local veterans.
SRQ VETS is a 100% volunteer veteran-run 501c3 whose mission is to find resources and get them to our local veterans and their families
The hike will start at JD Hamel War Memorial Park then cross the Ringling Bridge and back to the park for an afternoon of fun that includes a BBQ Picnic, Music, Rock wall Bungie Jumping, Raffles and more.
For those that cannot make the hike, they are encouraged to be a part of the event, throughout the morning and afternoon at JD Hamel Park in Downtown Sarasota, located directly across from Marina Jack.
SRQ Vets - Board Member and Navy Veteran Rob Kehs, tells us all about this great local all volunteer organization helping our local Heroes and their Memorial Day 5k Hike over the Ringling Bridge.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
No, this event is open to all ages
Children 12 and under are free with an adult ticket
Please bring proper ID, you must be 21 years old to drink alcohol.
Parking options for getting to and from the event?
there is no designated parking at the event you must find parking on the street or Across us 41 by Marina Jacks
What should I wear to the event?
Dress comfortably some may wear their military attire and duffle bags.
Event T-Shirts will be provided to all registered paid attendees.
additional shirts will be available for purchase at check out.
Can I pay at the gate?
Yes you may pay at the gate
BUT THERE IS NO GUARANTEE THAT YOU WILL RECEIVE AN EVENT T-SHIRT