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Music for Vets rocks out and raises funds

 

January 12, 2023

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Colter Hall gets into the music as he performs during Music for Vets. Hall is the guitarist and vocalist for local band South Pass, who opened the show last Saturday night. "It was a huge honor to be a part of such an awesome event!" Hall said. "We are so thankful to the men and women who served our country. To be able to be a part of MFV and help raise money to help our veterans in need is a great honor. It was an amazing experience to share the stage with all the talented bands."

Almost 700 people packed into the Island Pavilion last Saturday night and rocked out to five different bands, all to raise money to support veterans.

This year was the ninth annual Music for Vets, a fundraiser created by local band ZamTrip in partnership with the American Legion. Each year the event brings in local and regional bands for a concert lineup as a way to raise money for the local Veterans Relief Fund. This year's event raised over $65,000.

"This year was insane," ZamTrip member Cody Zampedri said. "I'm so happy the community showed up the way they did."

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