Veterans Day

The City of Forney and Sharing the Love Foundation are partnering together to bring Forney a full day of events that honor our Veterans. On November 9th, the day will start with the Turkey Trax Veteran 5K at 8:00am, continue with the annual Turkey Trax Auto Show from 10:00am to 2:00pm, feature the first Veterans Day Parade at 11:30am and offer a FREE Hot Dog lunch to Veterans and their families immediately following the Parade. All events take place at Forney Community Park (241 South FM 548 Forney TX 75126).


In honor of Veterans Day, the City of Forney will be holding their first Veterans Day Parade at Forney Community Park on November 9th at 11:30am. Parade Registration is open to Veterans, Military Vehicles and Personnel, Bicycles, Tractors and Golf Carts. Registration is available HERE!

Reserved Grand Stand seats available for Veterans and their families. 

Hot Dog picnic for Veterans and their families immediately following the Parade.


Be a part of the Veteran’s Day Celebration this year! Join the city of Forney’s 12th Annual Turkey Trax Auto Show and Veterans 5K Fun Run!

Marking the 12th anniversary of Forney’s Turkey Trax in 2019, event will now be held on Saturday! Sharing the Love Foundation is encouraging the community to once again come together to pay honor to all area veterans. Turkey Trax rallies hundreds of collector vehicles in many classes including Vintage, Antiques, and Classics as well as Muscle Cars, Mustangs, Corvettes, Trucks, Low-Riders, and more.Join them for a family-friendly Veterans 5K Fun Run to be held before the car show festivities. Car show participants and guests will be encouraged to proudly sport their military pride as patriotic themes will be on display throughout the event grounds. Additionally, a portion of the proceeds raised will benefit local veteran organizations.