Please join us on September 30, 2023 at Sawyer Point Park, Cincinnati Ohio to celebrate and honor past, present and future military service to our great Nation. This is a FREE event and will include a formal military address and enlistment ceremony, military vehicle displays, a kids zone, food and beverage trucks, Army Recruiter displays, music festival and Rozzi’s fireworks.
We will remember and celebrate all who have served, are serving now and will serve in the future to include an enlistment ceremony. We will then transition to a celebration of our resolve and resilience to keep a strong national defense as we look forward and enlist our newest members of our great military.
Operation Thank You will open with the formal kickoff at 3pm emceed by Craig McKee from WCPO! The music festival begins at approximately 3:30pm with the Varner Netherton Revival Band, Noah Smith and finishing with DV8.
Our keynote speaker will be the distinguished BG Mark Quander, Commander of the Corps of Engineers Division in Cincinnati who will speak followed by the enlistment ceremony at approximately 7:15pm.
We will conclude at 9:00pm with Rozzi's fireworks sponsored by Western & Southern Financial Services and DayMark Wealth Partners and playing at Taps immediately following the fireworks show.
We hope you can join us at what will be a glorious event!
FREE and open to the public
Come and meet your local Soldiers, Marines, Sailors and Airmen with military vehicle displays. There will also be an Army Medical tent and Army vehicles that will be hands-on!
For more up-to-date information, please go to the event Facebook page,