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3-Day Event Honors Local Military Members

Created: 08/15/2013 7:48 AM KSTP.com

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- An annual 3-day event to thank local servicemembers kicks off Thursday in Rochester.

It's hosted by Universal Marine and RV.

There will be a lot of family activities, especially for kids.

Military vehicles will be on site, kids can interact with servicemembers, and on Saturday a Mayo One helicopter will be there for viewing.

The event runs through Saturday.