There is always something exciting to do in Beaufort and this weekend is no different. Coinciding with a retreat for wounded veterans held in Beaufort this weekend, called Lt. Dan Weekend, will be a tricentennial parade, a concert and a 5k run. The cornerstone of the events is actor Gary Sinise.
Gary Sinise, from CSI NY, also known as Lt. Dan in Forest Gump, will be the Grand Marshall of the Tricentennial parade. But even better, Gary Sinise and his band, the Lt. Dan Band, will perform on Friday night.Beaufort, SC is 300 years old this year, and the festivities begin on Friday night with the Lt. Dan Band and continue into Saturday with the Tricentennial Parade. The one-of-a-kind parade, put together by the Historic Beaufort Foundation, begins at 10am on Bladen Street immediately following the Lt Dan 5K.
Living in an apartment in Beaufort, SC? Come on out and celebrate and support our veterans. Get a free concert ticket for every $20, $15 for Military, donated to this great event to help bring more than 100 wounded veterans and their caregivers to Beaufort for the weekend. Help us bring our community together in a show of support for some of the veterans who have been wounded in service to our country.