Captain John “Woody” Woodall, a Retired Fire Captain from Raleigh, NC issues a call to “Stand Tall" for America’s Heroes. Camp4Heroes Inaugural Hero Fest kicks off this year on November 2nd, 2019, at
Catch the Fire Event Center
in Raleigh-Durham. Hero Fest is a day for celebrating the amazing men and women who serve our country in military and first responder communities.
The day will be packed full of entertainment provided by wounded veterans and first responders along with celebrity appearances as well. The day's activities begin at 2:50 p.m. with the arrival of Honor the Warriors cycling troupe who is raising money per mile of their ride that day to donate to Camp4Heroes.
The buzz of activity that happens even before the doors open include, the Visual Arts Explosion exhibit where artwork created by wounded veterans and first responders of various mediums will be on display. The "Phoenix" Awards for Outstanding service to the veteran and first responder communities, will take place during the "Live, Love and Respect Awards", from 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Among the distinguished honorees are Keynote speakers,
Ret. Staff Sergeant
Bobby Henline amd Ret. Capt. Leslie Nicole Smith.
Michele Lamb travels
across the county to help veterans visits Camp4Heroes. She will spend HERO FEST DAY sharing goodwill, resources and information.