Communities will gather to honor veterans across western Massachusetts on Friday and Saturday with parades and ceremonies.
If you are looking to celebrate our nations veterans, here is a list of local events for each town:
Events on Saturday, November 11:
Ceremony: 10:45 a.m. at Veterans Green on Main Street in Feeding Hills
Ceremony: 11 a.m. at the North Common
Ceremony: 9:30 a.m. at the town common
Ceremony: 11 a.m. at Belchertown High School
Parade: starts at 10:45 a.m. on Legion Ct. and proceeds to town library for ceremony at 11 a.m.
Ceremony: 10 a.m. at the War Memorial on Appleton St.
Ceremony: 10 a.m. at Greenwood Park
Veteran’s Day 5K/Walk: registration starts at 9 a.m. at Greenwood Park on Maple Rd. Event begins at 11 a.m.
Parade: starts at 11 a.m. at Lampron Park and proceeds to ceremonies at Pulaski Park at 12 p.m.
Parade: starts at 10:45 a.m. at the Thorndike post office and at Junction Memorial Rock. Ceremony to follow at 11 a.m.
Parade: starts at 10 a.m. on College Highway marches to the war memorial
Parade: starts at 11 a.m. at Springfield Technical Community College and ends at Court Square. Ceremony to follow
Parade: starts at 1 p.m. on Main St. Ceremony at Veterans Park to follow
Parade: starts at 10:30 a.m. from Westfield Bank on Chapel Street
Ceremony: 11 a.m. at Parker Memorial Park
Parade: starts at 12 p.m. at St. Thomas School and ends on Town Common. Food and more to follow at Town Common (1 to 4 p.m.)
Ceremony: 11 a.m. at Crane Park
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