Fourth Annual Vet-Fest

Vet-Fest is a FREE to the Public, Fun Filled Festival and Celebration of Our Honored Veterans Sponsored by ForVets, Inc., the Meridian Mobile Response Team, Gilchrist County Coalition

August 1st, 2020 at 9 AM – 3 PM

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This is an outdoor event in a wide open space.Touch Free temperature check at the door, masks encouraged and social distancing encouraged.

You’re Invited to ForVets 4th Annual Vet-Fest!

This festival is one of the biggest in Gilchrist County! 
VetFest is a free event for the community fill of fun for the whole family including games and activities, food available for purchase, and live entertainment!

VetFest is happening on
Saturday August 1st, 2020 at 10 AM to 3 PM,
at Otter Springs Park and Campground,
6470 SW 80th Avenue, Trenton, FL, 32693


This free fun-filled festival is held annually to support the Camp Valor Project – a support facility and program designed to help severely wounded Veterans and their families.

Admission is FREE!


Vet-Fest is happening on August 1st, 2020 at 9 AM – 3 PM
at Otter Springs Park & Campground and you’re invited!


That’s why Vet-Fest is one of Gilchrist county’s biggest events, attracting visitors from Gilchrist and the surrounding counties!

It’s a great place for local and corporate Sponsors and Vendors of all kinds to show their support of our wounded veterans while meeting them and having fun!

Visitors enjoy a day of great entertainment, fun crafts, delicious food vendors, silent auction, the area’s biggest yard sale, and this year we have the remote plane exhibition returning, two live bands, a magician and more! For just $5, visitors can give their kids unlimited play wrist bands for the games!

Veteran related services will also be available to offer information and assistance to veterans and their families.

If your business, group, or organization would like to be part of this event for our veterans, please call 352-463-0800 and click here to visit the sponsors and vendors information page.

This event is brought to you by Camp Valor Project, ForVets, Inc, Meridian Mobile Response Team, and Gilchrist Prevention Coalition.

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Camp Valor Logo
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ForVets, Inc. invites you to the 4th Annual Vet-Fest!

Join us  on August 1st, 2020 at 9 AM – 3 PM for our 4th Annual Vet-Fest day at Otter Springs Park & Campground to support the Camp Valor Project for our severely wounded Veterans.

Admission is FREE!


Enjoy a day of Entertainment, Yard Sale, Crafts, Food Vendors, Remote Planes, $5 Kids Wrist Bands for games, a Magician and more!

Veteran related services will be available to offer information and assistance to veterans and family.

If your Organization would like to be part of this event for our veterans, please call 352-463-0800.

Are You a Veteran in Need of Support Services?

Veteran Service Providers will be on hand to give out information and assist Veterans and their families.

Some of the Organizations include:  Veteran Services from Gilchrist, The Camp Valor Riders, The American Legion, AM VETS, DAV, Meridian Behavioral Healthcare Inc., ForVets Inc. and more! 


Join us on

Friday night, July 31st at 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

for Live Entertainment with music from Rock Bluff Band and Silent Auction!

Help Promote Vet-Fest!

Simply right click on each of the promotional materials below and choose “save as” to download the flyers and banners to help promote Vet-Fest. Feel free to share any of the flyers and banners in print, on social media and on your website or blog to help spread the word that supporting veterans can be fun!



ForVets Inc.

ForVets Mission:

To provide a transitional living and learning community with recovery facilities and support services for empowering and enhancing rehabilitative outcome for Military Veterans with severe service related disabilities.

ForVets Principles:

Strong Ethics, Excellent Quality and Superior Economics.

ForVets recognizes the need for physical, psychological, educational, and recreational program services and support in a singular, on-site facility.

 “A place of empowerment for Veterans and Families.”

The Camp Valor Project will provide much needed programs that empower and support returning wounded veterans and their families as they transition back to civilian life.

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“A great organization for veterans and their families..” -Judy Harden

“A Great project on going for our wounded vets.” -Larry Foland

ForVets is a wonderful place for families to heal after serving their countries with pride.” -Laurica Zio

Please partner with us as we work to support these veterans and their families.

ForVets Inc is a 501c3 non profit. Your donation is 100% tax deductible.

Don’t wait. Veterans and their families are counting on you for brighter tomorrows – today.

ForVets Inc.

6470 SW 80th Ave,
Trenton, FL 32693

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