By Staff Reports
(Victorville) – On Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., the City of Victorville will host the 19th Annual Veteran’s Day Parade and Ceremony. The event is sponsored by the City of Victorville and California Cadet Corps 264th Battalion.
The City will also host a “Freedom Mile Run” prior to the parade. The mile-long run starts at 8:55 a.m., and will kick-off the parade. Participation in the Freedom Mile Run is FREE. Registration for the run will be at the corner of 7th and Forrest at 8:15 am. The first 100 runners registered will receive a FREE commemorative race bib.
The parade route begins at Tracy and 7th St. with a very special ceremony following parade at Forrest Street and 7th Street. The parade and ceremony will include a variety of marching bands, entertainers, military units, and guest speakers.
To request an application, or for more information about the Freedom Mile Run, parade and ceremony, please call the City of Victorville Community Services Department at (760) 245-5551. Applications will also be available on the City of Victorville website at www.Victorvilleca.gov and on the Victorville Recreation website at VictorvilleSports.com.