As a special tribute to veterans, disabled veteran Luis Carlos Montalvan, author of best selling book Until Tuesday, signs books and speaks about his triumph over post traumatic stress disorder with help from his golden retriever named Tuesday. Soldiers' Angels Vermont coordinated the Iraq war veteran's visit. Note: Active military and disabled veterans are admitted to Shelburne Museum free of charge.
Here are just some of the non-stop happenings in store:
Olympic parade with costume judging
Live music by Mount Independence Fife and Drum Corps
Dog gone good demonstrations by police dogs, dancing dogs
Flying disc dogs competing in the Vermont state championships
Hilarious balloon animals
Fantastic face painting
Costume Contest Categories: First, second and third prizes in three categories — Favorite Olympic Sport, Favorite Country/Flag, Most Original and one overall Grand Prize Winner.
The whole affair benefits local animal rescue groups and humane societies.
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday, September 16. Rain or Shine. $10 adults; $5 children (5-18); Museum Members and dogs are free! Dogs must be on leashes.
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