When: Friday, July 2, 2010, at 1:30 p.m.
Where: Port of Palm Beach
(07/01/10) City of West Palm Beach Mayor Lois J. Frankel and members of the West Palm Beach Fire Rescue Department will invite sailors from the U.S.S. Carr to be guests of the City at 4th on Flagler in a special ceremony on Friday, July 2, 2010, at 1:30 p.m. The ceremony will take place at the Port of Palm Beach where the Carr will be docked for the weekend.
A group of sailors from the Carr will be participating in the “Splash and Dash” competition at 4th on Flagler, competing in fun, firefighter-themed events. Several West Palm Beach firefighters will be on hand at the Carr to help the sailors practice for the events.
More than 150 sailors and officers from the Carr will be guests of the City at 4th on Flagler 2010. The sailors will be a part of the event’s opening ceremony and will also be honored in a ceremony at the main stage.