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2nd Annual American Legion Challenge 22 - 2.2 Mile "Ruck" Walk & Crooked Can Block Party

American Legion Post 63 & Crooked Can Brewery

Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)

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Nov. 17th, 2018

Challenge 22 - 2.2 Mile "Ruck" Walk & Block Party

Come out to join the Winter Garden American Legion Post 63, in partnership with the Crooked Can Brewery,  & our community for a walk , block party and a day of camaraderie to raise awareness for PTSD & Suicide in Veterans. 

Join us for a patriotic opening ceremony, the walk, raffles, food, drink, kids activities, live music & so much more!  You are encouraged to bring your Ruck (hiking pack) if you have one, but it is not required.  Walk the full 2.2 miles or stop after the first leg as we will pass back by the Post after the first 1/2 mile.  We are hoping to have some of our WWII, Korea and Vietnam vets participating along with the younger generations.  

Bring your family & friends to join the hike or just come out to enjoy the festivities, there will be something for everyone! Again, the goal is to have a great time, while raising awareness to a tragic epidemic of 22 suicides per day due to PTSD and lost HOPE.


Registration & sign in will begin at 10:30am. The opening ceremony, which will begin at 11:00am, will be followed by the 2.2 mile walk.  Immediately after the walk, we will have an afternoon of fun, with live music, food, Crooked Can beer, kids activities and so much more.  The live entertainment will end at 5pm, but the Plant Street Market businesses will remain open into the evening.

 

Notes:

1.  The event is free, but we are accepting any and all donations as this is a fundraiser as well as an awareness event. You can do so, on this site or by bringing it to the registration.

2.  What is a "Ruck"?  It is a pack that the military uses to carry their gear on hikes.  Typically they weight 50-100lbs.  No requirement to carry anything, but you are welcome to bring your own pack (filled or empty...no one will know)

Have questions about 2nd Annual American Legion Challenge 22 - 2.2 Mile "Ruck" Walk & Crooked Can Block Party? Contact American Legion Post 63 & Crooked Can Brewery

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Winter Garden
426 W Plant St
Winter Garden, FL 34787

Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)


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American Legion Post 63 & Crooked Can Brewery

American Legion

Hugh T. Gregory Post 63

Winter Garden

271 W Plant St.
Winter Garden, FL 34787
(407)656-6361

https://www.facebook.com/AmericanLegionpost63wg/

Crooked Can Brewery

426 W Plant St.

Winter Garden, FL 34787
https://crookedcan.com/

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