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Veteran’s Day celebration

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Veteran’s Day celebration
Veteran’s Day celebration

Time & Location

Nov 11, 2022, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

City Hall, 901 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002, USA

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About the Event

Coordinator:  Tammie  Elfadili.

Ages: all ages

For questions and event info, go to this forum: https://www.thehomeschoolcouncil.org/forum/veteran-s-day-celebration

Let's celebrate  Veterans' Day by attending the City Hall Parade! Tammie will send us more information so we can watch the parade together.

 VETERANS DAY CELEBRATION 

Texas has the 2nd largest veteran population in the nation with over 250,000 veterans in residence. The City is proud to pay tribute to our men and women in the military by providing an annual “Houston Salutes American Heroes Veterans Day Celebration”. This civic celebration honors and celebrates the brave men, women, and families who have fought and sacrificed for our liberty and freedom.

The traditional Veterans Day Ceremony will be held on Friday, November 11 at 10 a.m. with acknowledgments and a distinguished keynote speaker recognizing our local heroes. At the 11th hour on the 11th day, there will be a Moment of Silence in memory of the 102nd anniversary of the signing of the Armistice, which ended WWI.

Following the Veterans Day Ceremony, the American Heroes Parade will begin at 11:30 A.M. at Dallas and Bagby, and proceeds east on Dallas, north on Louisiana, west on Walker, south on Smith, west on Lamar, ending on Lamar at Bagby.   Start point:  green dot on Dallas and Bagley Route:   Blue End point:  green dot on Lamar and Bagley   I will send ideas for parking and 3 spots along the route CHC members are encouraged to watch the parade, so that we can view together, in groups. - Tammie Elfadili.

Click this link to see the map: Map

General info about the event from the city: https://www.houstontx.gov/nov11/

PARKING

Reserving parking ahead of time can be accomplished at either of the following websites:

https://en.parkopedia.com/parking/building/houston-city-hall-harris-tx/?arriving=202210110930&leaving=202210111130

https://spothero.com/search?kind=city&id=32&utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=keyword_parking%20lot%20houston::matchtype_p&utm_content=461399039974::adpos_::network_g::device_m::a_campaign_11025568729&ad_grp_id=106106958937&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIpN_RubPY-gIVaCdMCh37eAlzEAAYASAAEgJNrvD_BwE

Keep in mind that rates through these websites may change daily.

There are parking lots near and adjacent to City Hall that are easy to find and within walking distance to the route of the parade.

IDEA PLACES FOR CHC MEMBERS TO MEET AND WATCH THE PARADE TOGETHER

(1) Corner of Louisiana and Dallas

(2) Corner of Louisiana and Walker

(3) Corner of Smith and Lamar

We'll send you a text that day to stay communicated as to where we will be if you'd like to join the group.

WEATHER FORECAST

https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/Houston+TX?canonicalCityId=e7763a6187b4cb5fd0f85ad30c23f37f320bfe7e910e6fdbe90b501f206d265c

Schedule


  • 1 hour

    Ceremony at City Hall


  • 1 minute

    A Moment of Silence

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