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May 18, 2019
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Time Details:
Live Music and Welcome begins at 9:30 a.m. Tribute to Heroes begins at 11:00 a.m. Freedom Ride, Run and Walk begins at 12:00 p.m.
Monongalia County Court House Square
Morgantown, WV 26505
An event poster for the 2019 Gene Vance Jr. Day.
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2019 Gene Vance Jr. Day - Tribute to Heroes

Saturday, May 18, 2019

The purpose of Gene Vance Jr. Day is to honor the legacy of American soldiers who returned home from the longest ongoing war in U.S. history, remembers the fallen and supports the wounded. The event is organized by the Gene Vance Jr. Foundation with support from officials representing the State of West Virginia, City of Morgantown, West Virginia Army National Guard, West Virginia University, and business and media organizations. Gene Vance Jr. day is observed annually in Morgantown on May 18. To register for the Freedom Ride, Run or Walk please visit: