To say it's going to be a busy weekend in the 'Burgh would be an understatement. Saturday & Sunday will bring one of the most fun packed weekends in recent memory. Here's a scheduled listing of all the great things happening North of 101st St.
10am -- Uncle Sam Wilson Graveside Ceremony at Oakwood Cemetery.
11am -- Uncle Sam Brunch at the Veteran's of Lansingburgh, 777 1st Ave. Tickets at the door // $15.00
2pm -- Uncle Sam Block Party at 41 Sports Bar & Grill. Free to get in. A full day of music, 50/50 raffles, kids amusements, and great food. 112th St. will be shut down from 5th to 6th Ave for this event. Portion of the proceeds will benefit the Uncle Sam Parade.
Party continues indoors later in the evening. Performing will be the amazing Rich Ortiz, and the Square Pegs.
1pm -- Parade kicks off at 125th & 5th Ave., and will continue on to the Parade Reviewing Stand at 106th St.
2:30pm -- Parade festival at Powers Park. Performing will be Carmine Dio & Roaring Thunder, along with the fantastic Funk Evolution. Chicken dinners will be available at nearby Germania Hall. Festival foods will be available at the park, along with a Giant Bouncy Bounce for the kiddies, as well as a giant 50/50 raffle.
Why go anywhere else when all the fun is happening so close to home. Another reason to, ENJOY TROY! See you all there.