The National Anthem and God Bless America will be performed by the United States Air Force Band of Flight. Colors will be presented by the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Honor Guard.
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Pre-game activities will also include sky-divers and a dove release.
In-game activities will include an Air Force Swearing-In ceremony on the field; recognition of Airmen of the Year; a special Hometown Heroes video; a presentation by the Northmont NJROTC Rifle Team; and performances by the Mini-Dugout Dancers.
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A post-game fireworks show will begin approximately 10 minutes after the final pitch of the game.
Several special areas will be set up on the plaza including a booth for the American Red Cross, a military Humvee, an Air Force Recruiting Office Raptor Vehicle, an Aeromedical display, information on the Air Force Marathon, and thank you cards for deployed military personnel.
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Want to go?
WHAT: Hometown Heroes Night
WHERE: Fifth Third Field, 220 N. Patterson Blvd., Dayton
WHEN: Aug. 18 at 7 p.m.
TICKETS: Website | Call 937-228-2287