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Veterans Day Events in South Florida

Veterans Day 2017 Novemeber 11 Jupiter Florida USA Flag
Thank you to all veterans from Jupiter Florida.

Thousands of people are flocking to Ocean Drive in Miami Beach for the 13th annual Veterans Day Parade, the largest parade of the day in South Florida.
The parade begins at 11:11 this morning coinciding with the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month commemorating the end of World War One.
Here’s a list of other Veteran’s Day events in Palm Beach and Broward Counties.

Palm Beach County

Boca Raton. Veterans Day Ceremony at Veterans’ Park, 9400 W. Palmetto Park Road. VFW Post 10556, Boca Raton
VFW, the Vietnam Veterans Of America, the Jewish War Veterans and local HS JROTC units, the US Naval Sea Cadet Corps and the Civil Air Patrol. 9:30 a.m.

Boca Raton. Concert at Mizner Park Amphitheater, Boca Raton. Free lunch for veterans in uniform or presenting military ID.
Performances by the Fort Lauderdale Highlanders, the Boca Raton Community High School NJROTC, Boca Raton Police and Fire Honor Guards, and the Boca Raton Community High School Band. 561-393-7967. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Boynton Beach. Veteran’s Day Celebration at Boynton Beach Veterans Memorial Park, 411 N. Federal Highway, Boynton Beach. Presented by The Boynton Beach Veterans and the city. 561-742-6236.
1:00 p.m.

Delray Beach. Veterans Day Ceremony at Veterans Park, 802 NE First St., Delray Beach. Music and speeches from city officials. 561-243-7010. 9:30-11 a.m.

Greenacres. Veterans Day Tribute at Greenacres City Hall, 5800 Melaleuca Lane, Greenacres. 561-642-2015. 9 a.m.

Riviera Beach. Veterans Day Tribute at Bicentennial Park at Marina Village, 190 E. 13th St., Riviera Beach. Gold Star Families and first responders honored for their sacrifice and service. 561-844-3408. rbcra.com. Free. 11 a.m.-noon.

Wellington. Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony at Wellington Village Hall,12300 Forest Hill Blvd., Wellington. The parade and Wellington will be honoring all current and former members of the armed forces. wellingtonlegion390@gmail.com. 8:15 a.m.

West Palm Beach. Art of the BraveHeARTS at the Armory Art Center, 811 Park Place, West Palm Beach. This program began in 2018 to promote the rehabilitation of military service veterans to help build self-esteem, nurture talent, and develop new skills. 561-832-1776. armoryart.org. Free. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

West Palm Beach. Self-guided tour of Flagler Museum and special lecture about the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier: A Century of Honor, One Whitehall Way, Palm Beach. Guests admission tickets are available for purchase. 561-655-2833. flaglermuseum.us/visiting. Free. Reservations required for lecture. 561-655-2833. flaglermuseum.us/tomb-of-the-unknown-soldier-lecture. $20-38.
10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Broward County Library’s Vet’s Fest.Broward County Library. Free online and in-person events featuring authors, book discussions and presentations. Multiple locations.