Creighton Baseball Game SALUTE to the FALLEN
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Creighton Baseball Game SALUTE to the FALLEN

FREE tickets to NAM MEMBERS ONLY

5/9/2015
When: 5/9/2015
2pm
Where: TDAmeritrade Park
Omaha, Nebraska 
United States
Presenter: Honor and Remember Flag Chapter
Contact: Kelly Koepsell for FREE tickets for NAM MEMBERS ONLY

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FREE tickets to NAM MEMBERS ONLY 

May 9, 2015 Salute Our Military and First Responder Creighton baseball game

Event times and details:

Pre-game: 

11:30-1:20

Family Fun Fest: bounce houses, face painting, inflated Patriotic Walk Around figures, etc.

Concert: SMSGT (ret) Jimmy Weber* and Billy McGuigan**

     * Jimmy is a national singer/songwriter/entertainer who has opened for top entertainers such as Tim McGraw, Rascal Flatts, Trace Adkins, Kenny Rogers, and the Beach Boys

     ** Billy is a national singer/entertainer who is the premiere Buddy Holly interpreter and electrifies audience with Rocks Legends the Beatles, Elvis, Elton, the Eagles and many more

1:20-1:35

Families of the Fallen Walk - Families who’ve lost a loved one in military or first responder duty walk lead by bagpipers and flanked by Boy Scouts, OPS JROTC, American Legion Riders, National Guard members and proud Americans

1:35-1:55

Fly-over, sky divers parachute in U.S., POW-MIA and Honor and Remember flags, giant U.S. Flag held by JROTC students, Strategic Air Command Elite Color Guard, Jimmy Weber singing patriotic songs and the National Anthem

Hand-held size U.S. flags will be distributed to the 1st 10,000 through the gate.

During the game:

Recognitions of those being saluted

Six Families of the Fallen who, at a private gathering and dinner, received a personalized Honor and Remember flag of their loved one, stand on the dugout while the crowd honors and applauds them 

Post-Game (Approx. 5:00)

Echo Taps played and Taps sung while the names of the fallen scroll on the jumbo screen