For a traditional and celebratory Veterans Day, head to Mobile, Alabama. This town has lots of wonderful, family friendly events planned to show gratitude and honor as well as celebrate those who served the country.
Join the Mobile Area Veterans Day Committee for the annual Veterans Day Luncheon. Lunch begins at noon and is open to the public. Following the luncheon, enjoy the Freedom Celebration at the USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park for the annual Flag Raising. The evening concludes with Mobile Pops who will preform in the park filling the atmosphere with a lively and festive feeling. All events are open to the public, and aside from the luncheon, they are free. Other parts of the city will be hosting celebrations to honor Veterans including University of Mobile where the annual celebration will include a moving speech. This event is open to the public. Another School is putting on an event, St. Luke's Episcopal School is participating with Upper School Students to host a Veterans Day Ceremony that will include guests speakers and amazing musical performances by the schools band, choral and drama departments. Finally, for the most traditional event of all, join all the citizens of Mobile for their annual Veterans Day Parade as it rolls and rocks through downtown. This lively and fun event is wonderful for families to attend, and offers a good time for everyone.
Mobile, Alabama is full of fun and patriotic events on Veterans Day. Don't miss a minute of the fun and tradition in this beautiful southern city, make your reservations now!