Calendar of Events

  • Annual Veterans Day Celebration

    Start time: 11/11/2016 10:00 AM

    End time: 11/11/2016 04:00 PM

    November 11, 2016; 10:00 am
    Veterans Memorial Park
    7400 SW 41st Place, Gainesville, FL

    Alachua County Veteran Services, in collaboration with multiple Alachua County departments, the Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center, the Alachua County Veterans Memorial Committee, and multiple veteran and non-profit organizations, is holding the Annual Veterans Day Celebration on November 11, 2016, at 10 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park (7400 S.W. 41st Place, Gainesville). This event will include the new "Walk Through Time" monument. Citizens are advised to bring chairs.
     
    The schedule includes skydivers, military and organizational tents, patriotic music, helicopter displays, military vehicle displays, UF Drill Team demonstration, a Wreath Laying Ceremony and Taps. Following the formal ceremony, there will be a live band and a community barbecue.
     
     

    For more information, contact Kim Smith at 352-264-6740 or kismith@alachuacounty.us.

                                                                                                     

    If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at (352)374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).