Kokomo, IN — The American Veterans Traveling Tribute (AVTT) and Vietnam Veterans Traveling Wall will be in Kokomo from September 29 – October 2, 2011. Kokomo is the only city in Indiana to host this special tribute in 2011, and thousands are anticipated to visit Kokomo from throughout Indiana and neighboring states.
Several hotels in Kokomo are offering special rates for those visiting the American Veterans Traveling Tribute from out of town. Hampton Inn & Suites has been designated the host hotel. Other participating hotels include: Comfort Inn, Days Inn & Suites, Fairfield Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and Quality Inn & Suites. Special rates will be honored for a limited time only. For complete details on rates offered, call the Kokomo Visitors Bureau at 800-837-0971 or visit www.visitkokomo.org/veterans.
Visitor packets will be given to those staying overnight in participating hotels during the American Veterans Traveling Tribute upon check-in. Packets will include information on Veterans memorials and monuments in Kokomo and Howard County, local restaurants and attractions, and a Kokomo/Howard County map, along with a complete schedule of events going on at the AVTT site. Visit www.kokomotribute.com for additional information on the American Veterans Traveling Tribute.