Hilliard will be celebrating Timberfest with a Veterans Appreciation Ceremony on Saturday, November 12, 2011
Hilliard was founded on the Timber Industry and Timberfest will celebrate its importance to our community. The day will kick off at 9:00 a.m. with a ceremony to honor our nation’s veterans. There will be numerous timber themed exhibits in addition, a three hour Husqvarna chainsaw safety class will be offered free to the public and Master Loggers will have the opportunity to compete in a timber competition.
Plenty of food will be on hand, as well as arts and crafts provided by local vendors. Scheduled events include live entertainment, a car show, a horseshoe tournament, children’s amusements, and an awards ceremony as well as an evening fireworks display at 6 p.m. The Timberfest celebration will wrap up with a sock-hop held at the Town Gym located at 27531 West Third Avenue, Hilliard, Florida, beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Interested World War II veterans are asked to contact the Hilliard Town Hall.
For further information regarding this event, please contact Hilliard Town Hall at (904) 845-3555, or visit www.townofhilliard.com.