Veterans Day Events and Parades in Maine
Veterans Day is tomorrow and many of us will bundle up to watch parades in our communities and show respect to our veterans. The Bangor Daily News released a list of local parades and events this Veterans Day. Here are a few:
Biddeford-Saco: The opening ceremony will start at 9:45 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park in Biddeford, the parade will proceed from there and end at Burns School in Saco.
South Portland: Ceremonies will begin at 10 a.m. at Southern Maine Community College and will finish at Mill Creek Park.
Brunswick: A Military Color Guard will lead the Rolling Slumber Bed Races parade at 11 a.m. from Park Row.
Livermore: There will be a special tribute honoring local Revolutionary and Civil War veterans at the Washburn Norlands Living History Center from 5-8.
Portland: The Veterans Day Parade will begin at 11 a.m. from the corner of Congress and State Street and ending with a ceremony at City Hall on Congress St.
Richmond: The parade start is 11 a.m. from Richmond Business Park with refreshments after at the American Legion Post 132.
Waterville: The annual Veterans Day parade will assemble at American Legion Post on College Ave. at 11 a.m.
Thank you to the men and women of the U.S. military for their service and sacrifice.