2017 Spring and Summer Events for Veterans
Spring is finally here with summer not far behind.
Whether you are a veteran looking for a new job challenge, a chance to celebrate, or fun in the sun with fellow vets, we’ve compiled some our favorite veterans events for the warm, sunny months ahead.
Get in front of employers with these veteran job fairs.
- May 23 (Tuesday): Boston Hiring Expo with the Boston Red Sox, Fenway Park, Boston, MA
- July 18 (Tuesday): Recruit Military Virtual Career Fair, Online
- August 17 (Thursday): Recruit Military Veterans Job Fair, Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA
You’re in luck; check out these upcoming golf tournaments and get your foursome together!
- June 10 (Saturday): 5th Annual Veteran Amputee Golf Classic, Loudon Country Club, Loudon, NH
- July 13 (Thursday): Red River Charitable Foundation Golf Classic, Quechee Club, Quechee, VT
- July 17 (Monday): 3rd Annual Lakes Region Golf Tournament, Laconia Country Club
- August 15 (Tuesday): 11th Annual Veterans Count Manchester Golf Tournament at Candia Woods Country Club, Candia, NH (Note: Details pending.)
Want to run, ride, walk, or swim?
Spring and summer are perfect for these annual events which have something for everyone.
- May 20 (Saturday): 3rd Annual Rock Your Camo 5K and Dirty Dash, Arrowhead Recreation Area, Claremont, NH
- May 21 (Sunday): They Fought. We Ride. 7th Annual Wounded Vet Run, Motorcycle Ride, and Concert, Revere to Boston, MA
- June 10 (Saturday): 11 Annual Peter Makris Memorial Run, June 10, Laconia, NH (Part of Motorcycle Week)
- July 4 (Tuesday): 5th Annual Veterans Count Seacoast Pack & Boots 5K Road Race, Portsmouth, NH
- July 14 (Friday): Swim with a Mission, Newfound Lake, NH
Enjoy music, fun, and friends?
The following events could be just what you’re looking for.
- May 13 (Saturday): New England Symphony Orchestra Salute to Veterans, Dukakis Performing Arts Center in Fitchburg, MA
- May 28 (Sunday): Liberty House Second Annual Music Jam, American Legion Post 79 in Hillsboro, NH
- June 24 (Saturday): 5th Annual Seacoast S.O.S. (Salute Our Soldiers) Gala, North Hampton, NH
This is just a start (but a good one we think). Wishing our veterans a great spring and summer ahead!