Veterans Day Events By State

 

Looking for a veterans day event near you? Click on the states above to see what each state has to offer to celebrate and support Veterans on Veterans Day 2016.

Alabama

  • Veterans Memorial Service
    Cathedral Church of the Advent
    Birmingham, AL
    Nov. 11, 2016 8:30 am
    http://adventbirmingham.org/
  • World Peace Luncheon
    BJCC East Ballroom
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:30am
    http://www.bjcc.org/
  • Birmingham’s Veterans Day Parade
    Birmingham, AL
    Nov. 11, 2016 1pm
    http://nationalveteransday.org/

Alaska

  • Veterans Day ceremony
    Alaska National Guard Armory
    Fort Richardson, AK
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:30am
    https://www.adn.com/
  • Veterans Day Service and Ceremony
    American Legion Post 1
    Anchorage Veterans Memorial
    Anchorage, AK
    Nov. 11, 2016 3pm
    https://www.adn.com/
  • Poker Night and a Free Dinner
    VFW Post 1685
    Anchorage, AK
    Nov. 11, 2016 7:15pm
    https://www.adn.com

Arizona

  • Gilbert Veterans Day Ceremony
    Civic Center Campus
    Gilbert, AZ
    Nov. 10, 2016 11am
    https://www.gilbertaz.gov
  • Breakfast for a Hero
    33 North Centennial Way
    Mesa, AZ
    Nov. 11, 2016
    Reserve seating 602-570-9790
  • East Valley Veterans Parade
    20 E Main Street
    Mesa, AZ
    Nov. 11, 2016, 11am
    https://www.vetfriends.com/

Arkansas

  • Heroes Run
    Shreveport Convention Center
    Shreveport, LA 71101
    Oct. 29, 2016 10am
    http://www.veterans.arkansas.gov/
  • Arkansas Veterans Day Ceremony
    Arkansas State Veterans Home at North Little Rock
    North Little Rock, AR 72114
    Nov 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.veterans.arkansas.gov/
  • Veterans Day Dance
    Arkansas Air Museum
    4290 S. School Ave Fayetteville
    Nov 11, 2016 7-9pm
    http://www.veterans.arkansas.gov/

California

  • 20th Annual Palm Springs Veterans Day Parade
    Ramon Road and Palm Canyon Dr.
    Palm Springs, California
    Nov. 11, 2016 6:30-8pm
    http://palmspringsca.gov/
  • Veterans Day Town Hall
    2144 Pan American Road W.
    San Diego, CA

    Nov. 10, 2016 6:30-9:30am
    https://susandavis.house.gov

  • Tribute To Our Disabled Veterans
    1126 Queens Hwy
    Long Beach California 90802
    Nov. 11, 2016 7-11pm
    http://www.operationconfidence.org

Colorado

  • Denver Veterans Day Parade
    Denver, CO
    Nov, 12, 2016 10am
    http://www.denverveteransday.com/parade/
  • Veterans Day Run 5K/10K
    Denver, CO
    Nov. 13, 2016 8am
    http://www.denverveteransday.com/run/
  • Colorado Springs Veterans Day Parade
    Colorado Springs, CO
    Nov. 5, 2016 10-11:30am
    http://www.csvetsparade.org

Connecticut

  • Ct Veterans Parade
    Hartford, CT
    Nov. 6, 2016 12:30pm
    https://ctveteransparade.org/
  • Veteran’s Day Flag Duty at EH Cemeteries
    Hartford, CT
    Nov 13, 2016 10:30am-1:30pm
    http://www.easthartfordct.gov/patriotic-commission/pages/events
  • Vets ROCK
    Mohegan Sun
    Nov. 11, 2016 7:30pm
    https://mohegansun.com

Delaware

  • Delaware Veterans Parade
    Dover, DE
    Nov. 12, 2016 10am
    http://news.delaware.gov/
  • 3rd Annual Veterans Trust Fundraising Dinner
    Dover, DE
    Nov. 4, 2016 6-9pm
    http://news.delaware.gov/
  • 2016 Veterans Day Ceremony
    New Castle, DE
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:30am
    http://news.delaware.gov/

Florida

  • Orlando Veterans Day Parade
    Orlando, FL
    Nov. 12, 2016 11am
    http://www.cityoforlando.net/veteransparade/
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Jacksonville, FL
    Nov. 11, 2016 11:01am
    http://www.makeascenedowntown.com/
  • Miami Beach Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony
    Miami, FL
    Nov. 11 2016 9am
    https://www.vetfriends.com

Georgia

  • 35th Annual Atlanta Veterans Day Parade
    Atlanta, GA
    Nov. 12, 2016 11:11am
    http://www.gavetsdayparade.org/
  • Veterans Day Proclamation Ceremony
    State Capitol Building in Atlanta
    Nov. 9, 2016 1:30pm
    https://veterans.georgia.gov
  • Returning Veterans Task Force Meeting
    Warner Robins, GA
    Nov. 16, 2016 9am
    https://veterans.georgia.gov/rvtf

Hawaii

  • Honoring Filipino Veterans of World War II
    Battleship Missouri Memorial, Pearl Harbor
    Nov. 11, 2016 4:30-5:30pm
    https://ussmissouri.org
  • Governor’s Veterans Day Ceremony
    Kaneohe, HI
    Nov. 11, 2016 12:45pm
    https://www.hawaii-aloha.com
  • Hawaii Island Veterans Day Parade
    Hilo, HI
    Nov. 5, 2016 10am
    http://deblewi4.wixsite.com/hivetparade

Idaho

  • Boise Veterans Day Parade
    Boise, ID
    Nov. 5, 2016 9:30am
    http://www.boiseveteransdayparade.org/
  • Ada County Veterans Legal Clinic
    Boise, ID
    Nov. 3, 2016 2-4pm
    http://www.veterans.idaho.gov/
  • Musical Tribute Honoring Veterans
    Boise, ID
    Nov. 7, 2016 7:30pm
    http://www.veterans.idaho.gov/

Illinois

  • Chicago Veterans Ball
    Chicago, IL
    Nov. 5, 2016 6-11:55pm
    https://chicagovets.org/events/
  • Chicago Marine Corps Birthday
    Chicago, IL
    Nov. 10, 2016 5-9pm
    https://chicagovets.org/events/
  • Annual Veteran’s Entrepreneurial Boot Camp
    University Park , IL
    Nov. 10, 2016 8am-3pm
    https://www.illinois.gov

Indiana

  • Indianapolis Flanner & Buchanan Veterans Day Parade
    Indianapolis, IN
    Nov. 11, 2016 12pm
    http://www.veteransdayindy.org/parade.html
  • Veteran’s Day Ride 2016
    Hammond, IN
    Nov. 11, 2016 8am
    https://www.townplanner.com
  • 3rd Annual Veteran Appreciation Day Parade
    Hammond, IN
    Nov. 12, 2016
    https://www.townplanner.com

Iowa

  • Blue Grass American Legion Post 711 Pancake Breakfast
    Blue Grass, (Scott) IA
    Nov. 5, 2016 6:30-11am
    www.al711iowa.com
  • Veterans Day Ceremony
    Iowa Veterans Cemetery (at Van Meter)
    Nov. 11, 2016 8:00am
    Iowa.gov
  • Veterans for Peace Armistice Day Observance
    Iowa City, IA
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://Iowahouse.org/

Kansas

  • Spirit AeroSystems Veterans Day Parade
    WICHITA, KS
    NOV. 5, 2016 11:00am
    http://www.dwss.us/WichitaVeteransDayParade/
  • Johnson County Annual Veterans Day Observance
    Lenexa, KS
    Nov. 11, 2016
    https://www.vetfriends.com
  • Topeka Veterans Parade
    Topek, KS
    Nov. 5, 2016 9am
    https://www.facebook.com/Topekaveteransparade/

Kentucky

  • Veterans Day Parade
    Louisville, KY
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.louvetparade.com/
  • American Legion Post 39 Veterans Day Program
    Buckner, KY
    Nov. 11, 2016 7pm
  • Commemorate the Centennial of World War I
    Louisville, KY
    Nov. 1, 2016 6-7pm
    https://www.facebook.com/Kentucky-Department-of-Veterans-Affairs-181381632454/

Louisiana

  • Veterans Parade and Honor Ceremony
    Shreveport, LA 71109
    Nov.13, 2016 2pm
    http://www.sbfunguide.com/
  • SALUTE TO ALL VETERANS
    Slidell, LA
    Nov. 6th 2016 1-4pm
    https://www.facebook.com/LAVeteransFestival/
  • Veterans & Military Appreciation Day
    Shreveport, LA
    Nov. 13, 3:30pm
    http://www.statefairoflouisiana.com/

Maine

  • Veterans Day Parade
    Portland, ME
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:30-11:30am
    http://www.portlandmaine.com/events/veterans-day-parade/
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Richmond, ME
    Nov. 11, 2016
    https://www.vetfriends.com
  • Veterans Day Rememberance
    Augusta, ME
    Nov. 11, 2016
    https://www.vetfriends.com

Maryland

  • Veterans Day Parade
    Leonardtown, MD
    Nov. 11, 2016 10am
    http://www.visitmaryland.org/event/veterans-day-parade
  • 84th Annual Veteran’s Day Parade
    Brunswick, MD
    Nov. 6, 2016 2pm
    http://www.visitfrederick.org/calendar/view/6919
  • United States Air Force Concert Band
    Frederick, MD
    Nov. 11, 2016 7:30
    http://www.visitfrederick.org/calendar/view/7009

Massachusetts

  • Women Veterans’ Appreciation Day
    Boston, MA
    Nov. 4, 2016 11am-1pm
    http://www.mass.gov/
  • Pancake Breakfast & Parade
    Worcester, MA
    Nov. 11, 2016 8am-2pm
    https://blog.mass.gov
  • Marlborough Veterans Day
    Marlborough, MA
    Nov. 11, 2016 10am
    https://blog.mass.gov/

Michigan

  • Detroit Veterans Day Parade
    Detroit, MI
    Nov. 6, 2016 12pm
    http://www.detroitveteransdayparade.org/
  • 4Star 4Mile Race
    Detriot, MI
    Nov. 6, 2016 12pm
    http://armedservicessalute.com/
  • VetsFest
    Detroit, MI
    Nov. 6, 2016 12pm
    http://armedservicessalute.com/

Minnesota

  • 2016 National Veterans Small Business Engagement Event
    Minneapolis, MN
    Nov. 1-3, 2016
    https://nvsbe16.mybusinessmatches.com/
  • Official State of Minnesota Veterans Day Event
    Inver Grove Heights, MN
    Nov. 11, 2016 8:30-11am
    https://mn.gov/
  • Coffee with a Vet
    Bloomington, MN
    Nov. 11, 2016 10am
    https://mn.gov

Mississippi

  • 6th Annual Long Beach Veterans Day Parade And Concert
    Long Beach, MS
    Nov. 6, 2016 1pm
    http://www.gulfcoast.org/
  • An Evening For Veterans
    Ocean Springs, MS
    Nov. 10, 2016
    http://www.gulfcoast.org/
  • 16th Annual Jackson County Veterans Day Program
    Moss Point Veterans Memorial Monument
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.gulfcoast.org/

Missouri

  • Veterans Day Parade
    Branson, MO
    Nov. 11, 2016, 11am
    http://www.bransontourismcenter.com/
  • Free Golden Corral Dinner For Veterans
    Branson, MO
    Nov. 14, 2016 5-9pm
    http://www.bransontourismcenter.com/
  • Veterans Grove Tree Dedication
    Point Lookout, MO
    Nov. 10, 2016 11am
    http://www.bransontourismcenter.com/

Montana

  • Free Veterans Day breakfast
    Missoula, MT
    Nov. 11, 2016 7-10:30am
    http://missoulian.com/
  • Memorial Service
    Frenchtown, MT
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://missoulian.com/
  • Veterans Day Dinner and Award Ceremony
    Stevensville, MT
    Nov. 11, 2016 6:30pm
    http://missoulian.com/

Nebraska

  • Nebraska’s Official Veteran’s Parade
    Bellevue, NE
    Nov. 5, 2016 10am
    http://www.bellevuenebraska.com/
  • Veterans Day Walk of Recognition
    Lincoln, NE
    Nov. 11, 2016 9am
    http://journalstar.com/
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Kearney, NE
    Nov. 8, 2016 2-3pm
    http://visitkearney.org/

Nevada

  • Veterans Day Parade
    Reno, NV
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am-1pm
    https://www.visitrenotahoe.com
  • Veterans Day Parade of Las Vegas
    Las Vegas, NV
    Nov. 11, 2016 10am
    http://www.veteransparade.com/
  • Veterans Day at the Guest House
    Reno, NV
    Nov. 11, 2016 8:30am-3pm
    https://www.veteransguesthouse.org/

New Hampshire

  • Veteran’s Day Ceremony
    Boscawen, NH
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.nhsvc.com
  • Annual Liberty House Veteran’s Day Breakfast
    Manchester, NH
    Nov. 11, 2016 8-9:30am
    libertyhousenh.org
  • Veteran’s Day Showcase
    Rye, NH
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:30am-2pm
    http://www.seacoastsciencecenter.org

New Jersey

  • Veterans Day Program
    Northfield, NJ
    Nov. 11, 2016 2pm
    http://www.njtvonline.org/
  • Veterans Day Ceremony
    Teterboro, NJ
    Nov. 10, 2016 11am
    http://www.njtvonline.org/
  • Veterans Day Service
    Cape May, NJ
    Nov. 11, 2016 2pm
    http://www.njtvonline.org/

New Mexico

  • Veteran’s Day Parade
    Hobbs, NM
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    https://www.vetfriends.com
  • Military Order of the Purple Heart
    Albuquerque, NM
    Nov. 12, 2016 9am-12pm
    http://nmvetsmemorial.org/
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Clovis, NM
    Nov. 11, 2016 10-11am
    www.clovisnm.org/

New York

  • America’s Parade
    NYC, NY
    Nov. 11, 2016 11:15am-3:30pm
    http://americasparade.org/
  • “Stand Up for Heroes” Concert
    NYC, NY
    Nov. 1, 2016 8pm
    http://www.veteransweeknyc.org/
  • 37th Annual Veterans Day 4k Cross Country Race
    Northport, NY
    Nov. 5, 2016 10am
    https://runsignup.com/veteransdayrun

North Carolina

  • Veteran’s Day Parade
    Raleigh, NC
    Nov. 5, 2016 8am
    http://www.ncveteransparade.com/
  • Salute to Veterans Parade
    Charlotte, NC
    Nov. 5, 2016 11am
    http://www.carolinasfreedomfoundation.org/
  • Freedom Breakfast
    Charlotte, NC
    Nov. 7, 2016 7:30-9am
    http://www.carolinasfreedomfoundation.org/

North Dakota

  • Free admission at Theodore Roosevelt National Park
    Medora, ND (for veterans)
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.ndtourism.com/
  • Veterans Ceremony
    Fargo, ND
    Nov. 11, 2016 9am
    http://www.inforum.com/
  • Veterans Day Worship
    Fargo, ND
    Nov. 11, 2016 12pm
    http://www.inforum.com/

Ohio

  • Veterans Day Parade
    Columbus, OH
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:30am
    http://www.dispatch.com
  • Veterans Day Ceremony
    Dublin, OH
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.dispatch.com
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Lancaster, OH
    Nov, 11, 2016 10am
    http://www.dispatch.com

Oklahoma

  • Veterans Day and Memorial Ceremony
    Norman, OK
    Nov. 11, 2016 10am
    http://www.normanok.gov 
  • Run to Honor Veterans
    Tulsa, OK
    Nov. 5, 2016 8:15am
    https://www.cityoftulsa.org
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Tulsa, OK
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    https://www.cityoftulsa.org

Oregon

  • Veterans Day Memorial Service
    Albany, OR
    Nov. 11, 2016 8:30-9:15am
    http://oregondva.com
  • Bend Parade of Flags
    Bend, OR
    Nov. 11, 2016 7am-5pm
    http://oregondva.com
  • Military Appreciation Night
    Portland, OR
    Nov. 11, 2016 5-9:30pm
    http://oregondva.com

Pennsylvania

  • Veterans Day Commemoration
    Valley Forge National Historical Park
    Nov. 11, 2016 all day
    http://www.valleyforge.org
  • Philadelphia Veterans Parade & Festival
    Philadelphia, PA
    Nov. 6, 2016 12pm
    http://www.phillyveteransparade.org/
  • Fun Night Supporting Troops & Veterans
    Philadelphia, PA
    Nov. 5, 2016 7-10pm
    http://www.patriotconnections.org

Rhode Island

  • Veterans Day Parade
    South Kingston, RI
    Nov. 11, 2016 10am-12pm
    http://www.dot.ri.gov
  • The Stephen Marra 5K
    East Greenwich, RI
    Nov. 11, 2016 9:30am-11am
    stephenmarrafoundation.org/
  • Providence Brigade Band Concert
    Providence, RI
    Nov. 8, 2016 2:30pm
    http://www.providencejournal.com

South Carolina

  • Veteran’s Day Parade
    Columbia, SC
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:50am
    https://www.columbiasc.net
  • Revolutionary War Field Days
    Camden, SC
    Nov. 5 & 6, 2016 1:30pm
    http://historiccamden.org/
  • Veterans Day Tribute
    North Charleston, SC
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:30am-1pm
    http://www.northcharleston.org
  • Annual Veteran’s Day Program
    Allendale-Fairfax High School
    Nov. 11, 2016 1:40pm

South Dakota

  • Veterans Day Luncheon
    Winner, SD
    Nov. 10, 2016 11am-1pm
    http://vetaffairs.sd.gov
  • VFW Veterans Day Ceremony
    Custer City, SD
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://vetaffairs.sd.gov
  • Tribute to the Troops
    Ellworth, SD
    Nov. 12, 2016 9am
    http://vetaffairs.sd.gov

Tennessee

  • Veterans Day Celebration
    Gatlinburg, TN
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.gatlinburg.com
  • Huntsville Veterans Day Parade
    Huntsville, TN
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://whnt.com
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Nashville, TN
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    https://www.vacationsmadeeasy.com

Texas

  • HOUSTON SALUTES AMERICAN HEROES
    Houston, TX
    Nov. 11, 2016 10am
    http://www.houstontx.gov
  • American GI Forum NVOP Veterans Day Stand-Down
    San Antonio, TX
    Nov. 4, 2016
    http://www.agif-nvop.org
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Austin, TX
    Nov. 11, 2016 9:30am-12:15pm
    http://www.texvet.com

Utah

  • Veterans Day Commemoration Ceremony
    University of Utah
    Nov. 11, 2016
    http://veteransday.utah.edu/
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Ogden City, UT
    Nov. 12, 2016 11:11am-12:11pm
    http://www.ogdencity.com
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Salt Lake City, UT
    Nov. 11, 2016 11:00am
    http://www.magnautah.org

Vermont

  • FREE Car Wash For Vets
    Williston, VT
    Nov. 11, 2016 8am-7pm
    http://www.sevendaysvt.com
  • Veterans Day Commemorative Ceremony
    Killington, VT
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.sevendaysvt.com
  • Veterans Day Observance
    Barre, VT
    Nov. 11, 2016 3:15pm
    http://www.sevendaysvt.com

Virginia

  • Veterans Day National Ceremony
    Arlington National Cemetery
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.va.gov/opa/vetsday/
  • Honoring Our Veterans Art Night
    Alexandria, VA
    Nov. 10, 2016 6-9pm
    http://www.virginia.org
  • Honor, Duty & Sacrifice
    Dinwiddle, VA
    Nov. 11, 2016 11-11:30am
    http://discoverdinwiddie.com/

Washington

  • State Parks Free Days
    All WA State Parks
    Nov. 11, 2016
    http://www.discoverpass.wa.gov
  • 51st Annual Veterans Day Parade & Observance
    Auburn, WA
    Nov. 5, 2016 11am
    http://www.auburnwa.gov/
  • Fort Vancouver National Site Parade
    Fort Vancouver, WA
    Nov. 5, 2016 10am
    https://wdva.app.box.com

Washington DC

  • Women In Military Service For America Memorial Wreath Laying Ceremony
    Washington, DC
    Nov. 11, 2016 3pm
    http://thedistrict.com
  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wreath Laying Ceremony
    Washington, DC
    Nov. 11, 2016 1pm
    http://thedistrict.com
  • World War II Memorial
    Washington, DC
    Nov. 11, 2016 9am
    http://thedistrict.com

West Virginia

  • Veteran’s Day Parade
    Beckley, WV
    Nov. 11, 2016 11am
    http://www.beckleyevents.com
  • Honoring Mannington Veterans
    Mannington, WV
    Nov. 11, 2016 8:30am
    http://www.cityofmannington.com/
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Fairmont, WV
    Nov. 11, 2016 1-2:30pm
    https://marioncvb.com

Wisconsin

  • Veterans Day Ceremony
    Madison, WI
    Nov. 11, 2016 10:45am
    http://www.wisvetsmuseum.com/events/
  • Eagle and Friends at the Museum
    Madison, WI
    Nov. 11, 2016 11:30am-1pm
    http://www.wisvetsmuseum.com/events/
  • Veterans Day Parade
    Milwaukee, WI
    Nov. 5, 2016 11am
    http://www.honorourmilitary.us

Wyoming

  • Veterans Day in Cheyenne
    Cheyenne, WY (free meals, events and more)
    Nov. 11, 2016 All Day
    https://www.vacationsmadeeasy.com
  • Veterans Day Speaker
    Casper, WY
    Nov. 11, 2016 1-3pm
    http://visitcasper.com/
  • Marine Corps Birthday Ball
    Casper, WY
    Nov. 10, 2016 6-11:59pm
    http://caspermarines.com
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