Upcoming Events

Put this on your calendarThe following is a list of events that are coming up in the next several months in and around Westport. All events are military, veteran, or veteran-organization related or the Veterans Service Officer will have an information table.

   $ - There is a cost associated with this event.

   Contact organizer or see website for details.

   Download a PDF of Upcoming Events

Date

Start

Time

End

Time

Cost

Event

Feb 245 PM $

Ribs/chicken dinner fundraiser for the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 207 Honor Guard

(Contact Brian Beaulieu at post8502VFW@gmail.com for tickets or information)

Fall River Elks Lodge, 4500 N Main St, Fall River

Mar 171 PM3 PM$

Corned beef and cabbage dinner fundraiser for the Portuguese American Veterans

(Contact Brian Beaulieu at post8502VFW@gmail.com for tickets or information)

Westport VFW, 843 State Road

Mar 2910 AM  

Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day

Veterans Memorial Bicentennial Park, Fall River 

May 189 AM  Flagging of veterans' graves at Beech Grove, Maple Grove, & Linden Grove cemeteries
May 259 AM  

Westport's Annual Wreath-Laying Ceremonies

Order of wreath-laying: Westport VFW, American Legion, Latessa Square, Fontaine Bridge, and Westport Point

May 279:30 AM  

Westport's Annual Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony

Parade steps off from the Town Hall and proceeds to Beech Grove cemetery, followed by a ceremony at the Veterans Monument (weather permitting)

Jun 21 PM $

Clam boil fundraiser for the Veterans Association of Bristol County

Westport VFW, 843 State Road

Jun 89 AM  

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Committee Car Show

Bristol Community College, Elsbree Street, Fall River

Jun 167 AM11 AM$

Father's Day fundraiser for Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 207

Westport VFW, 843 State Road

Jul 49 AM  

Westport's Annual Fourth of July Parade

(Veterans who wish to take part should contact Carol Freitas at 508-636-1028 to be part of the veterans' contigent)

Steps off at the corner of Hix Bridge and Main Roads and proceeds to the old high school

TBATBA  

Battleship Cove Vietnam Veterans Weekend event

Battleship Cove, Fall River

Jul 2710 AM3 PM 

Veterans Expo

Quincy

Aug 181 PM $

Clam boil fundraiser for Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 207

Westport VFW, 843 State Road

Sep 2010 AM  

MIA/POW Day

Veterans Memorial Bicentennial Park, Fall River

Sep 2111 AM2 PM 

Westport's 4th Annual Veterans Appreciation Cookout

Westport VFW, 843 State Road

Oct 141 PM  

Clamtoberfest fundraiser for the Westport VFW Scholarship Fund

Westport VFW, 843 State Road

TBDTBD  

Friends of the Westport Council on Aging Veterans Breakfast

Westport Council on Aging, 75 Reed Road

(Pre-registration will be required as it gets closer to November)

TBDTBD  

Westport Schools Veterans Day Ceremonies

(Contact VSO Carol Freitas for details as it gets closer to November)

Westport Elementary School, Westport Middle School, Macomber School

Nov 11

10 AM

 

 

Westport's Veterans Day Ceremony
Beech Grove Cemetery, Main Road, Westport