Music, “Uncle Jeffy,” classic cars, cake walks, lots of food, and more will be featured at the 60th Annual Homecoming of Vera Cruz. It will be held 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Aug. 21, rain or shine at ; however, the day’s activities begin at 9:30 a.m. with a homecoming service held at the , led by the Rev. Robert Klersy.
Mopar Madness of the Lehigh Valley will display some classic cars at the event to benefit Dream Come True.
Some special activities include raffles, a coloring contest for kids, a bake sale and a free hot dog for anyone wearing a homecoming T-shirt from previous years.
The day's entertainment begins at noon with “School’s Out.” This is a new band in the Lehigh Valley that plays a variety of music, from doo-wop to Motown to today’s hits. The group will have the stage until 3 p.m., when Uncle Jeffy will begin his live broadcast of his weekly “Health and Happiness Show” until 5 p.m. “CrazyHeart” will round out the evening from 5-9 p.m. with a bit of foot-stompin’ country music.
The homecoming is sponsored by the Vera Cruz Community Association.