Department of Florida

Unity Ride

Each year, the Legion Riders conduct a ride across Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana to raise funds and awareness for the Legacy Scholarship Fund, a National American Legion program. Hundreds of Riders participate, and millions of dollars have been raised over the years.

Event Dates:

April 6 – 15, 2018
Starting Post 54, Fernandina Beach, FL. Ending Post 392, Panama City Beach, FL.


The ride will start at Post 54 in Fernandina Beach, Florida with a Kick-Off Party on April 6, 2018. Riders will travel to Andersonville, GA for a Korean War Remembrance then ride through Alabama and Mississippi. Riders will go down a portion of the Natchez Trace into Louisiana. A wreath will be laid at the National Cemetery and a visit at the USS Alabama before heading back to Florida and ending at Post 392 in Panama City Beach, FL.

Official route and details to be announced soon.


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