FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) A fundraiser for veterans that promises off-road fun will be held throughout the day on Saturday.
Saturday's eighth Annual Jeep Jam will give all of its proceeds to the local chapter of Disabled Veterans of America (DAV). All of the time and entertainment provided is volunteered and/or donated. The event is free to the public. There will be food, beer and a silent auction to raise donation money.
According to a press release on the event, about 2000 people attend every year.
The event starts at the O'Daniel dealership at 5611 Illinois Road in Fort Wayne. After off-road check-in and registration there will be a parade to the South Whitley location "serious off-roading fun." After off-roading, the event continues at the Fort Wayne location.
See the full schedule of events below:
7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.: Off Road Check-In and Registration, at O'Daniel Jeep
9:15 a.m.: Escorted Parade Provided by Patriot Guard, at O'Daniel Jeep
10:00 a.m.: Blessing of the Jeeps, in South Whitley
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.: Roading fun to serious off- Roading Fun, in South Whitley
3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.: Corn Hole Tournament, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Jeep Jam Family Fun Day Opening Ceremonies, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Food and Beverage Tent Open, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Live Music from Brother and Reckon, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: All Mopar Car Show (No Entry Fee), at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Silent Auction/Vendor Row, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Ditch Rides, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Kids Games/Play Area, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Petal Cart Races, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: RC Course, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Jeep Obstacle Course/Articulation Ramp, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Full Size Jeep Teeter-totter, at O'Daniel Jeep
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: Icy "D" Eagle from the Komets and the Jeep Girls, at O'Daniel Jeep
7:00 p.m.: Silent Auction Closes, at O'Daniel Jeep
7:30 p.m.: Closing Ceremonies, at O'Daniel Jeep
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