Veterans Day parade scheduled
November 8, 2012
FORT JACKSON, S.C. -- Columbia's 34th annual Veterans Day parade is scheduled for Nov. 12 at 11 a.m. The parade will honor all veterans for their service and commitment to the nation.
The parade will start at the intersection of Laurel and Sumter streets and will proceed southbound on Sumter Street, ending at Pendleton Street near the State House.
The year's procession will include high school and military marching bands, floats, military vehicles, color guards and motorcycle clubs. The grand marshal for this year's parade will be Vietnam veterans.
The Veterans Day parade is hosted by City of Columbia Parks and Recreation and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina.
For more information, contact City of Columbia Parks and Recreation at 545-3100.