City of Columbia Public Relations Department Contact: Kevin B. Crawford II at [email protected]
The City of Columbia’s 43rd Annual Veterans Day Parade will be held, Thursday, November 11, the Columbia Parks & Recreation Department announced.
The Veterans Day Parade, known as one of the Southeast’s largest Veterans Day parades, will begin at 11 a.m. from the intersection of Sumter and Laurel streets, and travel southbound on Sumter Street ending at Pendleton Street near the State House.
This year’s grand marshals will be representatives from the South Carolina National Guard.
The Veterans Day Parade is sponsored by the City of Columbia and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina, WIS, USC and Cocky, Chamber of Commerce, Fort Jackson, Year of the Veteran Truck and USO.
For more information, call the Parks and Recreation Department at 803-545-3100.