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What is happening for Veterans Day near Peoria, Arizona?

There are plenty of events happening for Veterans Day near Peoria, Arizona. Finding out which one you want to go to, however, can be a bit trickier. With all of the great events that are happening in honor of those who have served, we have created a list of a few that you can go to. Check them out below!

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Veterans Day Events near Peoria

Phoenix Veterans Day Parade: The annual Veterans Day Parade will begin on Monday, Nov. 12th at 11 am. It will begin at Montebello and Central and ends on Indian School Road.

Veterans Day Concert: Enjoy the Apollo High School performance at the Episcopal Church in Scottsdale while Veterans read poetry as well. This will occur at 2 pm. on Sunday, November 11th. No cost!

“In Memorium”: Kimberly Marshall, who is a professor at Arizona State University, will present 5 centuries of organ music at Organ Hall in ASU to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1.

Veterans Day Walk: A 3-mile hike with historian Len Marcisz. This hike starts on the Lost Dog Wash Trailhead in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve on Saturday, Nov. 10th at 7:45 am. to 10:30 am.

19Th Annual Veterans Day Gourd Dance & Free Museum admission: On Sunday, Nov. 11th from 11 am to 4 pm., you can enjoy the Veterans Day Gourd Dance. Free admission for the museum lasts from 11 am. to 4:45 pm.

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From parades to concerts and dance, there are various ways that people are celebrating and thanking our veterans this Veterans Day. These are only four options that we have found; there are plenty more that you can find not only near Peoria, but also in nearby places like Phoenix and Scottsdale as well.

No matter where you choose to go, we hope you drive safely this Veterans Day, and we thank all who have served or are serving!