The Northern York County Historical And Preservation Society is hosting its 7th annual WWII Tribute on Saturday, August 12th, at the Historic Dill’s Tavern. This free event begins at 9 a.m. with WWII living historians, period vehicles, encampments, speakers, and tactical demonstrations. The Dillsburg WWII Honor Roll will be featured alongside photographs and biographies of many of our local heroes.
The annual USO-style Big Band Dance will follow that evening, beginning with a swing dance lesson at 6:30 p.m. at the Dillsburg Fire Hall, 109 S. Baltimore Street. Jazz and big band music will be performed live at 7 p.m. by The Will Fisher Orchestra under the baton of Clair Zeiders. Wear your dancing shoes and swing dress! Light refreshments will be provided. Admission to the dance is $15 per person with proceeds going to NYCHAPS. WWII veterans will be guests of NYCHAPS and admitted at no charge.
Tickets for the Big Band Dance are on sale online and in person at the Book House at the Village Shops, 11 N. US 15 #5, and MANEtenance Barber Styling. 14 S. Baltimore St., Dillsburg.
WWII Tribute Day
Date: Saturday, August 12th, 2017
Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Dill’s Tavern, 227 N. Baltimore Street, Dillsburg