Press Release: Veterans Day Parade & Ceremony
For Immediate Release
Contact: Tony Reese
New Event Listing
Annual Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony
What: Originally called Armistice Day after the end of WWI, which was signed at eleven o’clock in the morning on the eleventh day of the eleventh month. After WWII Armistice Day became what it is today—Veterans Day, a day in which we honor all American Veterans. Sponsored by the Veterans Council of Martin County, the traditional Veterans Day event will commence with a Parade sponsored by Road to Victory Military Museum and StuartParades.com, lead by veterans and veteran service organizations followed by various groups from the community. The Parade starts at Amerigo Avenue at 10:00 a.m. followed by a ceremony at 11:00 a.m. This year we will be honoring 100 years since Armistice Day—end of World War I—November 11, 1918.
When: Veterans Day
Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 10 a.m. – 12 Noon
10:00 a.m.—Parade starts at SE Amerigo Avenue on East Ocean Blvd. and ends at Memorial Park
11:00 a.m.—Ceremony at Memorial Park
This year’s Guest Speaker is to be determined and Grand Marshall is Lew Jones.
Where: Memorial Park on East Ocean Blvd., Stuart, Florida 34994
Who: The Veterans Council of Martin County is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to
The Parade is organized by www.stuartparades.com. It is supported by the City of Stuart & Martin County.
Public Info: Regarding the Veterans Council of Martin County, contact Tony Reese
Regarding the Parade, go to www.StuartParades.com, contact Jim Riordan at 772-220-4127.