GROSSE ILE, Mich. -

Chuck Gaidica will be the master of ceremonies at the Grosse Ile 3rd Annual Veterans' Gala on September 14th.

VFW Post 7310 and the NASGI Veterans Organization are hosting the event which will take place at the Grosse Ile Municipal Airport in the Naval Air Station Hangar 1 located on Groh Road.

This Gala will salute military, past and present with a tribute to Vietnam Veterans.

This year's event will feature a beach party theme that will include live entertainment by 50 Amp Fuse.

Static military aircraft, vehicles, a Vietnam weaponry exhibit & 1960-75 classic cars will be on display.

Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and the event ends with a firework display which start at 10 p.m. weather permitting.

A dance & costume contests will be held and fun beach party attire is encouraged.

Tickets are $18.50 per person and they available for purchase at the Grosse Ile hardware store or on line by visiting www.vetgala.org.