Admission to the Shenandoah County Fair is free on Aug. 27 for U.S. military veterans and active duty personnel. The admission has been covered by a donor and several community organizations.
Some highlights of that day:
- Ft. Lee's Dixieland Band
- Oliver North, if not on assignment
- Congressman Goodlatte
- The Pattillio Brothers - two of the founders of the Air Force Thunderbirds
- Rolling Thunder - Big noisy bikes and POW/MIA items
- Displays and demonstrations from WWII to today.
- Veteran can sign up for benefits
- Large military equipment to climb on
- AMP Energy/Chevrolet #88 National Guard NASCAR (Dale Jr.'s) for five days
- 35 x 15 inflatable tug of war. Fun for the whole family.
- Rodney Atkins
- Johnny and the Vault Cats
- Big screen dramatic footage
- Morse Code music!
- And hopefully Blackhawk helicopter
Visit http://www.ShenCoFair.com and click the veteran's button for more info.