Riverplace to honor veterans with moonlight gala

An "August Moonlight Gala" will be held Saturday at Riverplace Retirement Community to honor local veterans.

It will be from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Dignitaries from Fort Benning will award various plaques of distinction to some local veterans at the event which will feature live violin music, appetizers and dancing.

The gala is free and open to the public.

There will be valet parking.

Riverplace is located at 6850 River Road in Columbus.

To get more information or to make a reservation call 706-324-0100.