WHAT’S AHEAD FOR ORLANDO MAYOR BUDDY DYER
Saturday, December 15, 2018
12 p.m. – Wreaths Across America Day
Greenwood Cemetery, 1603 Greenwood Street
Mayor Dyer will join District 4 City Commissioner Patty Sheehan and members of the community to honor veterans during the holiday season as part of the national Wreaths Across America Day. During the event, more than 600 wreaths will be placed on the headstones of veterans buried at the cemetery. Greenwood Cemetery will be one of more than 1,200 locations nationally participating in Wreaths Across America Day, which began in 1992 at Arlington National Cemetery.
1:30 p.m. – AutoNation Cure Bowl
Camping World Stadium, 1 Citrus Bowl Place
Mayor Dyer will join the captains of the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns and the Tulane Green Wave on the Camping World Stadium field for the AutoNation Cure Bowl’s opening coin. Funds raised from the game, which is in its fourth year, benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The AutoNation Cure Bowl is the first of three bowl games to be played at Camping World Stadium this month and is one of the many events that have made Orlando a premier sports destination.
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
10:30 a.m. – Homeless Memorial Service
St. James Catholic Cathedral, 215 North Orange Avenue
Mayor Dyer will attend the annual memorial service that recognizes homeless individuals who have died this year in Central Florida. Hosted by IDignity and Homeless Services Network of Central Florida, this event has been held in our community since 2002. Similar services will take place in more than 125 cities across the country.