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Operation Turn 22 to an MVP - Benefit for Maine Veterans Project

August 24, 1964 - March 31, 2023

MAY 20, 2023 | 12PM - 11PM
Bloomfield's Tavern, Skowhegan ME

We recently lost our dear friend and US Navy Submarine Veteran, STEVE MATTHEWS to his battle with depression.


We want to raise awareness of Veteran suicide & to ensure that NO Veteran is left behind. This benefit & event is dedicated in Steve's memory & aimed at assisting the Maine Veterans Project; who supports Veterans in need through heating assistance & other means, MORE IMPORTANTLY, they are instrumental in raising awareness to reduce Veterans suicide.

For this event only & with permission from Steve’s family,

MUSIC FOR MILITARY House Band will change their name to:


DJ Ralph: 12 PM - 5 PM

Hero's on Wheels: 1 PM - 5 PM

Live Music: 5 PM - 11PM


Performances by:  Holy Smoke * Matt Gagnon * Yaz Puley * 

* Nikki and Joe Joler (from Six Wayz to Sunday) * John Pickett *

* Original Song Pirates * and many more to be named later 

Maine Veterans Project

Dedicated to serving

Maine veterans in a

direct effort to reduce veteran suicide through direct support programs, recreation, & activities aimed at helping to

reignite camaraderie

Hero's On Wheels

We are a Veteran owned

food truck that provides

state wide service that specializes in private events

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