Here is a list of Veterans Day Parades Events in Phoenix Arizona as well as other cities across the state. From guest speakers, live performances, parades and more, be sure to check back for more Veterans Day Parades Events in Phoenix and across Arizona as we will continue to add more. Plus, be sure to check out the end of this article for a special list of discounts and offers for Veterans!
We kick off our list with special Veterans Day Events at Arizona State Parks. Create your adventure in an Arizona State Park where you’ll find 1,400 campsites and 81 trails with 124 miles of hiking for the whole family. Parks are an economical opportunity to get outdoors and create memories with your loved ones. Many State Parks are only an hour or more from urban areas where you can fish, camp, boat, or explore the history of Arizona. Where will you spend your Veteran’s Day holiday?
Veterans Day Events at Arizona State Parks
NOV 10 – 11
Lake Havasu State Park (LAKE HAVASU CITY) Veteran’s Fishing Classic – Veterans and war heroes are celebrated at the 2015 Lake Havasu Veterans Fishing Classic.
Fort Verde State Historic Park (CAMP VERDE) Veterans Day Memorial Service – Bring your flags to be retired and take a moment to pay tribute to those who gave their lives serving our country and for those who continue to serve.
Lake Havasu State Park (LAKE HAVASU CITY) Veteran’s Day Parade – Come to the parade on McCullough Blvd in the Downtown District and honor our local veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.
Yuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park (YUMA) Veteran’s Day Parade – Join our community as we stop and take time to honor and celebrate the service of all US Military members. Parade begins at 9 am at the Yuma Mesa Shopping Center and heads south down 4th Avenue.
For more information on the Arizona State Parks, please visit AZStateParks.com
Veterans Day Parades Events in Phoenix & Across Arizona
Veterans Day Celebration (COTTONWOOD) On Monday, November 9 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m., attend a Veterans Day Celebration at The Susan J. Rheem Adult Day Center in Cottonwood. Show support of the Armed Forces. In attendance will be the Color Guard, Mayor Diane Joens, Dr. Eduard Uzumeckis and Ann Wilford, RN and Ruby Rideout from the Veterans Administration. Join for a delicious brunch as SJRC salutes American’s heroes! The celebration is located at 636 N. Main Street in Cottonwood. Please RSVP by calling (928) 649-0788.
Celebrate the Marines and have Birthday Cake! (SCOTTSDALE) The public is invited to a unique Marine Corps tradition Tuesday, Nov. 10 – the 240th anniversary of the service’s founding. At 4:30 p.m. at the Marine Corps Mural, located just north of Scottsdale’s Civic Center Library, a birthday cake will be cut and shared as part of a ritual dating back to the Corps’ founding in 1775. The birthday cake is cut with a Marine officer’s Mameluke sword, as a reminder that the Marines are a band of warriors, committed to carrying the sword, so that our nation may live in peace.
Veterans Day (SCOTTSDALE) Come celebrate and honor our country and the people who serve it. This memorial will include dignitaries, guest speakers and live performances. Active duty Arizona Marine Cpl. Scott Roguska will be the keynote speaker at the city’s 2015 Veterans Day Commemoration. In addition to Roguska, the Veterans Day program will feature Scottsdale historian and former Marine Len Marcisz, who will talk about local military history. The 108th Army National Guard Band kicks off the program at 3 p.m. with a half-hour of patriotic music. Refreshments are provided courtesy of Shamrock Foods Company and the Wildflower Bread Company. McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, 3 – 4:30pm, 480-312-2312.
Local Veterans organizations host ceremony (SCOTTSDALE) Scottsdale’s Veterans organizations will host a ceremony at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the Scottsdale City Hall, Chaplain Statue, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd. The keynote speaker will be Congressman David Schweikert. The program is free and open to the public. For details, contact the American Legion Post 44 in Scottsdale at 480-941-0130.
Veteran’s Day Parade (PRESCOTT) Program and speeches at 10:30am at Courthouse Plaza. Parade begins at 11am. Check website for more details, visit-prescott.com, 800-266-7534.
Homeland: (PRESCOTT) Yavapai College would like to salute our Veterans by presenting Homeland at 3pm featuring their Women’s Chorale, Community Chorale and Symphonic Band. They will be covering a lot of music and have a Color Guard. Free for Veterans and $7 for other, purchase tickets by calling 928-776-2000 or visit-prescott.com for event listing, 800-266-7534.
Veteran’s Day Tribute (SEDONA) Pay tribute to our nation’s veterans. Sedona Heritage Museum, 11am, 928-282-7038.
School is Out and Kids are FREE (FLAGSTAFF) School is out and kids 17 and under are free until 5pm. There will be special family-friendly, astronomy-themed programs and activities from 10–5pm. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. Lowell Observatory, 928-233-3211.
Veterans Day Parade & Ceremony (TUCSON) The American Legion Post 7 hosts a Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony in downtown Tucson starting at Granada and Alameda, 11am, free, 520-622-8703.
Arts in the Park Concert Series “Veterans Day Concert” (LITCHFIELD PARK) Free concert held at The Wigwam from 3-5 p.m featuring the Desert Knights Band. City of Litchfield Park – 623-935-9040.
Be sure to check back as we will continue to add more Veterans Day Parades Events in Phoenix and across Arizona!
Veterans Day Specials & Discounts in Arizona
FORT MCDOWELL CASINO HONORS VETERANS WITH COMPLIMENTARY MEAL
NOV 11 – Fort McDowell Casino is honoring all who served on Veteran’s Day. Present your military ID at the Fortune Club and enjoy a complimentary meal in the Red Rock Buffet for lunch or dinner on November 11, 2015. Fortune Club Members receive a FREE T-Shirt while supplies last. Offer valid November 11th from 8AM – Midnight, limit one T-Shirt per person, fortune club card required. For more information, please call 1.800.THE.FORT or visit them online.
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CLIFF CASTLE CASINO SPECIAL VETERANS OFFER
NOV 11 – You’ve served the country. Now let Cliff Castle Casino Hotel serve you! On Wednesday, November 11 (Veteran’s Day), Cliff Castle Casino Hotel is giving all Veterans, with proof of service, $10 Castle Cash, available at the Castle Club. Then, they are giving you one FREE Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner at Mountain Springs Buffet. The offer is good from 7a-12 midnight. CLICK HERE FORE MORE DETAILS
ARIZONA STATE PARKS VETERAN DISCOUNT PROGRAM
Celebrate Veteran’s Day at an Arizona State Park or nearby community in honoring and thanking those who serve! Learn about the free annual pass for 100% Disabled Veteran’s and our 50% off annual pass for disabled veterans, retired and active duty servicemen and start enjoying the beauty of Arizona’s open spaces. CLICK FOR DETAILS
METEOR CRATER DISCOUNTS
NOV 11 – Active U.S. Military receive complimentary admission (with I.D.) to Meteor Crater. Our Non-Active Adult and Senior U.S. Military/Veterans receive a 50% discount to the Crater (with I.D.) with admission at $9.00 per person. Junior U.S. Military (age 6-17) receive admittance to Meteor Crater for $5.00. Meteor Crater extends complimentary admission to all Active U.S. Military (with I.D.) on a year-long basis. We thank them for their service and look forward to their visit. CLICK HERE FOR MORE ABOUT METEOR CRATER
NOV 11 – In honor of Veteran’s Day, all military personnel receive ½ off admission at Butterfly Wonderland all day long with I.D.
CASINO ARIZONA HONORS MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES WITH VETERAN’S DAY SPECIALS
NOV 11 – Casino Arizona is showing its appreciation for veterans and active-duty military with dining and promotion deals on Veteran’s Day. Offered exclusively to the brave men and women who’ve served and continue to serve our country, the Nov. 11 specials include a two-for-one lunch special at Eagles Buffet, a complimentary car flag, and three-for-one bingo packs that can be utilized during matinee and/or evening sessions. All Veteran’s Day offers are limited to one per person. Guests must present a Player Rewards Club card and either a Veteran’s card or valid Military ID to receive discount. An electronic bingo package must be purchased in order to take advantage of the three-for-one bingo packs. To learn more about the Veteran’s Day giveaways, call (480) 850-7777 or click here
VETERANS DAY FREE ADMISSION AND ENTERTAINMENT AT SCOTTSDALE MUSEUM OF THE WEST
NOV 11 – Veterans and active duty military will receive free admission on Wednesday, November 11 (Veterans Day) at Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West. Free admission includes entrance to the Cowboy Artists of America 50th anniversary exhibition, which features at least one artwork by each of the 77 artists who has ever been a member of the renowned CAA organization. Entertainment will be provided at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the theater by Ermal, an award-winning John Wayne impersonator, and Paula Erlene, who will provide musical entertainment. For more information, please call 480-686-9539.
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