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Bonita Springs host Veterans Day service

Posted at 4:27 PM, Nov 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-13 07:32:04-05

The City of Bonita Springs hosted a Veterans Day Service at Riverside Park on Saturday.

The event included a gathering of veterans from conflicts dating back to WWII.

"We will once again celebrate Veterans Day with the distinction that is characteristically special to Bonita Springs with a service at Riverside Park that includes a gathering of veterans from conflicts dating back to WWII," said Mayor Peter Simmons of Bonita Springs.

A world premiere of the PBS documentary film, "Enlisted" was also shown during the service.

The film tells the story of the significance of the men and women who choose to put on a uniform for our country.