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Veterans Day Parade Schedule and Outline of Events

Parade schedule

As of: September 13, 2013 - Subject to change without notice

Monday, November 11, 2013

Parade Line up

7:00 to 9:00 am, at Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge, Austin, TX (Congress Street Bridge);

Parade Lead off

9:00 between 9:15 am, Flyover, parade will proceed up Congress Ave. to the Texas State Capitol; Capitol South Step Entertainment; the Del Valle High School Cardinal Band.

Parade Reviewing Stand

8:45 am, “Inter-Continental Stephen F. Austin Hotel”, located at 7th and Congress, Sponsored by Robert ‘Evil’ Evilsizer.

Parade ends at 11th and Congress Ave with KVET Radio Station.

The Department of Veterans Affairs’, Veterans Day National Committee has selected Travis County and the City of Austin as a NATIONAL REGIONAL SITE for this 2013 Veterans’ Day celebration. This marks America’s 60th Annual Veterans’ Day event.

Musical Entertainment

10:30 through 10:55 am – Del Valle High School Cardinal Band

Memorial Ceremony

COMMEMORATION PROGRAM

11:00 am - on SOUTH STEPS OF THE STATE CAPITOL

Honoring Wounded Warriors Veterans Past and Present
A Tribute to the “New Austin VA Outpatient Clinic”

Welcoming – Master of Ceremonies, Travis County Veterans Service Officer

Introduction of Guest Speakers and Honorees

Presentation of Proclamations

11:20am – Federal, State, County, City and other Elected Officials

Presentation of Essay Contest Winners

AISD and the 2013 Parade Marshal

Roll Call to Honor our Dead

11:45am (Wreath Laying Ceremony with Bell Tolling, 21 Gun Salute and Taps)

Benediction

Parade Chaplain

Dismissal

12:00 - Del Valle High School Cardinal Band

POC: Travis County Veterans Service Office – Olie L. Pope, Jr. at 512-854-9340
Fax: 512-854-4453
Email: olie.pope@co.travis.tx.us

“Pray for our men and women in uniform and remember our Veterans”

Monday November 11

2013 Parade in Downtown Austin, TX


Veterans Day Parade Flyer