Chapter Events

Here is a list of the events occurring around the state. Please communicate with the listed point of contact for more information.

March 2021 Operations Schedule

Saturday, 13 March 2021 Bert’s Barracuda H-D’s unveiling of H-D War Memorial at Bert’s Bert’s Barracuda Harley Davidson-10525 49th St. N Clearwater, FL 33762 Bert’s Barracuda H-D announces the unveiling of H-D War Memorial at Bert’s on Saturday, March 6th at 1000 to 1500. The memorial in question is a 42 WLA owned by First Florida Chapter of the MVPA member Brandon Sherer. So, let’s come out and support the unveiling of the memorial. Festivities include the Veteran Food truck and the Bearded Brothers Band performing from 1100 to 1500! Military Vehicle owners wishing to participate contact Bob Ferguson at 727-423-2828 or action1016@msn.com

Saturday 13 Mar 2021 Static Display 1000 Am to 1200 Pm Key Ceremony for Army SPC Peter-son Hosted by Homes for Our Troops. Suncoast Region has been invited to participate as Homes for Troops present the keys to a new specially adapted custom home to Army SPC Peterson and his family! Link up will be 9:15 Stag-ing area To Be Determined .

We will SP when it is time to leave that location to bring the family to the house 24235 Hideout Trail, Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639 Outlaw Ridge HOA. Please arrive early to check-in at 9:30 a.m.at the home

Attendees have the opportunity to tour the completed home at the conclusion of the ceremony. Refresh-ments will be provided. Military Vehicle owners wishing to participate contact Douglas Suzukovich at su-zunbc@gmail.com or 813-361-7849 

Saturday, 27 March 2021 Suncoast Region Static Display 10 AM EDT – 12 PM EDT Vietnam Veterans Day Ceremony Veterans Memorial Park, 141 Lake Beulah Drive Lakeland, FL 33815. Hosted by the Polk County Veterans Council Annual Remembrance to.

The community is invited to join the Veterans Council of Polk County in honoring all military brothers, sisters, and families of those who served in Southeast Asia and the Vietnam conflict. Suncoast Region has been invited to participate providing several vehicles for display. Military Vehicles owners wishing to participate contact Douglas Suzukovich at 813-361-7849 or suzunbc@gmail.com. 

Friday 16 April 2021 Suncoast Region Static Display 8 Am to 2 PM 10th Annual MacDill Chief’s Group Golf Tournament presented by Grow Financial. Bay Palms Golf Complex located on MacDill AFB. Regis-tration: 0730, Silent Auction Open till: 0900, Shotgun Start: 0900 

Lunch & Award Ceremony: 1330.Sponsorships range from $500 to $5,000. Individual golfers – $85 /pp. For more information, visit http://www.macdillchiefsgroup.org. Deadline to sign up is 1 April 2021. Funds raised assist the Junior Enlisted with programs not covered by DOD funds. Contact Golf Chair at 813-503-8802 or in-fo@macdillchiefsgroup.org

Suncoast Region has been invited to participate providing several vehicles for display. Military Vehicles owners wishing to participate contact Douglas Suzukovich at 813-361-7849 or su-zunbc@gmail.com 

Friday thru Sunday 16-18 April 2021 Suncoast Region Static display. Sun and Fun Airshow 3900 Don Emerson Dr Ste 210 Lakeland, FL 33811 Display Location to be determined.

10 to 20 vehicles to support vehicle display all eras starting on Friday 12 noon thru Sunday 5 PM. Security will be on site as well trailer parking in the Lindberg lot. Those arriving Saturday or Sunday 8am link up at the Lindbergh lot 3220 Flight-line Dr, Lakeland Fl.

All are required to be onsite until 5pm Saturday and Sunday. RSVP what days you can attend by April 5th so I can arrange for Vender passes. FCC Con Douglas Suzukovich 813-361-7849 or suzunbc@gmail.com

Space Coast Region 16 to 18 April 2021. Florida’s 33rd Annual Vietnam and All Veterans Reunion Hosted by Vietnam and All Veterans of Brevard County. Wickham Park 2500 Parkway Dr. Melbourne FL 32935. Static Display and living history 15 to 18 April 2021 10 to 12 vehicles WW2 to Current conflict. This is one of the largest and longest running veterans reunions in the country.

Click on link for more information. http://www.floridaveteransreunion.com

Those interested in attending Within 35 miles Food and free entry into events will be provided, Outside 50 Miles Fuel reimbursement for those staying 16-18 April. Owners will be able to camp overnight with the reenactors in Westgate Park. Must stay at least 2 days for the Fuel reimburse-ments. Military Vehicle owners and Living History contact Space Coast Region Coordinator Alvin Hughes Cell: 321-747-6525 subgunner58@outlook.com 

24 April 2020 Suncoast Region De Soto Grand Parade 4 to 9 Pm Downtown Bradenton Fl  

Suncoast region will participate in the Grande Parade Military Convoy supporting JcCongrees/Bradenton Women’s Club. They are requesting 5 M35A2/A3 and or M923A1/A2 5t, to transport Manatee County Veterans in the Parade. M998 HMMVEs also needed.

Staging area to be determined. Contact myself Douglas suzu-kovich 813-361-7849 or Bill Orr 941-773-0176 for details. FCC Con Douglas Suzukovich 813-361-7849 or suzunbc@gmail.com

25 April 2021 Sunday Suncoast Region Static Display 1230 Pm to 2:20 Pm Flight to Honor Mission 6 Orien-tation St. Paul Lutheran Church, 4450 Harden Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33813, Polk County Flight to Honor along with Cornerstone Hospice our host for this day of Honoring our Veterans from World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, or Veterans with any condition that they believe makes them unable to make the day trip to Washington DC to visit the Monuments erected in their Honor.

We have been invited to provide vehicle and indoor displays. Flight to Honor Mission 5 orientation will commence at 13:00 in the Fellowship Hall at St. Paul Lutheran. Military Vehicle owners and living history wishing to participate contact Douglas Suzukovich suzunbc@gmail.com or 813-361-7849