Kickapoo Lucky Eagle Casino Hotel Unveils
Purple Heart Parking
Purple Heart Recipients honored on May 19th with dedicated parking
May 19, 2018
(Eagle Pass, TX) Kickapoo Lucky Eagle Casino Hotel, in partnership with the Eagle Pass Veterans of Foreign Wars, will pay tribute to local Purple Heart recipients on Armed Forces Day, May 19, 2018 with the unveiling of three dedicated parking spots.
Diana Cruz, VFW Commander, and David Garza, Kickapoo Lucky Eagle Casino Hotel board member, will host the event beginning at 10 AM. All Veterans, Purple Heart recipients, service members and guests are invited to attend the dedication.
“We are strong supporters of our service men and women and want to show a small token of our appreciation for their sacrifices”, said Domingo Flores, KLECH Guest Services Manager. “It is our hope that all service members, veterans and their families feel at home at our Casino.”
The Purple Heart, the oldest military award still given to U.S. Military members is awarded to service members who have been wounded or killed in action fighting against an enemy of the United States or as a result of an act of any such enemy or opposing armed forces.
“We are excited to partner with Kickapoo Lucky Eagle Casino Hotel in honoring Purple Heart recipients. On behalf of the VFW, we would like to thank the Casino for their support and ultimately thank our service members and veterans for their sacrifices.” said VFW Commander, Diana Cruz.
Following the event on Saturday, all military members (past and present) are invited to eat FREE at The Buffet.
The Buffet is open daily:
Sunday – Thursday: 11am – 10pm
Friday – Saturday: 11am – 11pm