Veterans Day Ceremonies Held Sunday, November 11th


Grand Marshall of the Portland Parade, Rick Cobb, at the Start at Longfellow Park Last Year.

Veterans Day ceremonies in the city of Portland will be held on Sunday, November 11 and include the Veterans Day parade from Longfellow Square to city hall at 10:30 am and the wreath laying ceremony at city hall at 11:00 am.

The Harold T. Andrews Post 17, American Legion, will host the Veterans Day parade and wreath laying ceremony  at city hall plaza.  The parade will begin at Longfellow Square at 10:30 am and proceed down Congress Street ending at city hall plaza at approximately 11:00 am.

Speeches will then be made along with a wreath laying ceremony.  Guest speakers include Ernest Shorey, Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling and Rev. William Doughty, Invocation and Benediction.