By Staff Reports
(Victorville)– The City of Victorville would like to invite the community to the Annual Veterans’ Day Parade and ceremony on Monday, November 11, beginning at 9:00 a.m. This annual parade brings Veterans and the entire High Desert community together for a morning of tributes from a variety of marching bands, military units, music performances and guest speakers including Congressman Paul Cook and San Bernardino County First District Supervisor Robert Lovingood.
The parade begins at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, November 11, with a ceremony immediately following. The parade will start at the corner of Tracy and 7th Street and will proceed down 7th Street, ending at the corner of Forest and 7th Street. The ceremony will take place at the corner of Forrest and 7th Street. The parade and ceremony are FREE to attend.
New to this year’s Veterans’ Day Parade and Ceremony is the “Freedom Mile Run”. The “Freedom Mile Run” will start just before the parade and follows the parade route. The cost is $5 per runner. Space is limited to the first 100 runners registered. To register for the run email the following: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (760) 245-5551.
Parade organizers would like to remind everyone that 7th Street will be closed between “B”Street and Mojave from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Please utilize alternate routes for detours.
For more information, contact David Coleman at the City of Victorville Hook Community Center at (760) 245-5551.