President Guy McInnis has announced that St. Bernard Parish Government will hold itsannual Veterans’ Day Parade and Recognition Ceremony on Saturday, November11, 2017. The parade will begin at 11 a.m. at the corner of OldHickory Avenue and Judge Perez Drive. The route will travel west on JudgePerez Drive and end at the Frederick Sigur Civic Center, located at 8245 W.Judge Perez Drive. Immediately following the parade a RecognitionCeremony will be held in front of the Veterans Monument for all veterans.
Veterans from all branches of the military are invited to berecognized in this year’s ceremony and to ride in the parade. The parade willprovide vehicles for elderly or disabled veterans if needed.
The parade and recognition ceremony willhonor the many veterans who have sacrificed and those who continue to sacrificeto protect our country. There will be many groups participating in theparade such as the Honor Guard, Color Guard and ROTC.
“We invite everyone to come out and line theparade route to show your Parish Pride and Support, not only for our veterans,but for Veterans around the country,” said President McInnis. Flags willbe distributed along the parade route to be waived in celebration.
For more information contact Maurine Liuzzaat 504-278-1507