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Granbury’s Veterans Day Celebration

When:
November 11, 2016 all-day
2016-11-11T00:00:00-06:00
2016-11-12T00:00:00-06:00
Where:
Granbury Resort Conference Center
621 E Pearl St
Granbury, TX 76048
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
American Legion / Historic Granbury Merchants Association
682-936-4550

Honoring America’s Veterans

This event will include a ceremony at the Granbury Resort Conference Center on Friday, November 11th at 11am. The Parade will be on Saturday, November 12th at 10am.

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Friday, November 11th

Veterans Day Ceremony (Granbury Resort Conference Center)

11:00am Musical Prelude: Acton Middle School Honors Choir

Welcoming Comments: Nin Hulett, Granbury Mayor

Invocation: Jim Trimble, VFW Post 7835

Presentation of Colors: Granbury High School Marine Corps JROTC Cadets

Pledge of Allegiance: Carter Cross Jr., Boy Scouts of America, Eagle Scouts Acton Troop 360

National Anthem: Michael Alexander

“What Veterans Day Means to Me” essay contest: David Youker

Keynote Presentation: Captain Eric Payne, U.S. Navy

Medley of Service Songs & Acknowledgement of Veterans: Acton Middle School Honors Band & Honors Choir

Placement of Wreath: Darrell Cockerham, Hood County Judge and Nin Hulett, Mayor, City of Granbury

Taps: Acton Middle School Honors Band

Moment of Silence: David Youker

Closing: Nancy Bennett, Granbury Area Blue Star Mothers, TX #11

 Musical Postlude: Acton Middle School Honors Band

 

Saturday, November 12th

Veterans Day Parade

10:00am on Historic Granbury Square

 

See below for parade application:

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