What's Up Zephyrhills

a blog – by Greg First

5th Annual Bivouac & Barracks At Zephyrhills Airport February 18 – 20

The 5th Annual Bivouac & Barracks event benefitting the WWII Barracks Museum will be Friday, February 18th thru Sunday, February 20th at the Zephyrhills Airport Restored Barracks Museum on South Avenue. Some of the things you will see are WWII Encampments, Military Vehicles, WWII Battle Re-enactments, Vintage Aircraft, Weapons Demos and much more. On Friday at noon will be a weapons demonstration followed by a Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting and Barracks Re-Opening Ceremony. Saturday at noon is a weapons demo, battle re-enactment at 2pm and a dinner menu served from 5pm to 8pm with a USO show beginning at 7:00pm as Bonnie Gray presents “A Tribute to the Andrews Sisters” at the Zephyrhills Amvets at 4645 Airport Road just a few blocks from the Barracks Museum. On Sunday at 11am it’s a Weapons demonstration and a battle re-actment at 1pm. Admission is free to the public. Looking forward to seeing all of you at this great event. For more information please call 813-788-5969.

February 15, 2011 - Posted by | AmVets Post 550, Area Service Clubs, Bivouac & Barracks, Charlie Belcher, The Andrew Sisters, Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce, Zephyrhills Community Activities


  1. Hello, do you know if there is going to be a Bivouac and Barracks this year (2013)? I’m trying to educate students about the sacrifices made by veterans and current armed forces servicemen.

    Comment by Debbie | January 18, 2013 | Reply

    • Yes I do. Saturday, February 16th they are having a USO show at the AMVETS at 4645 Airport Road in Zephyrhills. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. and admission is FREE. Should be a really good time. Looking forward to Bivouac and Barracks. John, Cliff and the gang do a GREAT job with this event.

      Comment by gregfirst | January 18, 2013 | Reply

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