Veteran-Owned & Operated Greencastle Hosts VetFest for 3rd Year in a Row

By RJ Clark

Malvern, PA, May 13, 2023 – Greencastle Consulting, a 100% veteran-owned and entirely veteran-operated consulting firm based in Malvern, is thrilled to announce the return of VetFest for its third year. On Saturday, September 14th, from 11 am to 4 pm, the community is invited to join Greencastle at its headquarters on Chesterfield Parkway in Malvern for a day of celebration honoring local veteran-owned businesses.

Joe Crandall, CEO of Greencastle Consulting, expressed his excitement for this year’s event, stating, ” Greencastle is proud to host VetFest in 2024! Last year’s event saw 1,000+ people come and visit the veteran businesses, listen to veteran musicians, and eat food from veteran-owned companies.” he continued, “This year we are bigger, have more vendors than ever and hope to bring 5,000 people to the event.”

Attendees can expect a vibrant atmosphere with nearly 60 vendors, including food trucks, breweries, wineries, distilleries, craft vendors, and veteran service organizations. Live music performances by veteran musicians, children’s activities such as bounce houses and obstacle courses, and yard games like giant Jenga and cornhole will keep the whole family entertained. The event is free to attend and offers free parking, rain or shine.

Past vendors like the Robert Irvine Foundation, a veteran non-profit service organization, will be attending for the second year in a row. “The Robert Irvine Foundation is excited to be a part of VetFest PA 2024,” they continued, “Last year we had the opportunity to meet so many great members of the community, businesses, and other VSOs who support our heroes and their families. We hope to see you there!

Advance registration is recommended via the event website at to stay updated on the latest event details.

What: VetFest presented by Greencastle

Local veteran-owned and operated food and brew vendors, veteran non-profits, veteran vendors of wares, services, and clothing/accessories, activities for children, police and fire displays, military displays, live music, and much more.

When: Saturday, Sept. 14

11-4 pm

Where: Greencastle HQ

400 Chesterfield Parkway

Malvern, PA 19355

How: This event is free, advance registration is recommended via our website:

For more information on Greencastle’s events and offerings, please visit Connect with Greencastle Consulting on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube.


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