New York, a city known for its vibrant spirit and rich cultural heritage, is gearing up to pay homage to the brave individuals who served our nation. We’ve rounded up some of the events scheduled in the greatest city in the world, ranging from parades to insightful virtual programs. This Veterans Day, New Yorkers have the opportunity to come together and express their gratitude for the sacrifices made by the veterans. Here's a guide to the events happening in and around New York City.
New York City Veterans Day Parade
Mark your calendars for the largest Veterans Day commemoration in the nation! Attend the New York City Veterans Day Parade on Saturday, November 11. The parade, consisting of nearly 300 elements, 20,000 marchers, and 150+ vehicles, proceeds up iconic Fifth Avenue in the heart of Manhattan, known as "America's Most Patriotic Mile." The event is a heartfelt tribute to the courage and dedication of the veterans. For more details, visit the NYC Veterans Day Parade Official Website.
Virtual Veterans' Day at the Intrepid Museum
Join the Intrepid Museum for a unique Virtual Veterans' Day experience on November 12, 2023, from 11 am to 12 pm EST. This insightful program is designed to honor Veterans' Day by providing participants with an opportunity to learn more about the experiences of U.S. Navy sailors aboard Intrepid and submarine Growler. The program, conducted over Zoom, is free, but registration is required. To register and learn more, visit the Intrepid Museum Event Page.
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New Yorkers are encouraged to participate in these events and join the city in showing unwavering support for the veterans of the United States Armed Forces. It is a time to come together as a community and express heartfelt gratitude for the sacrifices and contributions of the brave men and women who have served. Join us in making this Veterans Day an unforgettable ode to our nation's heroes.