Events by Eventful18th Annual Veterans Parade & Celebration
The 18th Annual Veterans Parade & Celebration
On Saturday the parade starts at 9 a.m. at Thompson Rd and Socorro Rd and heads east on Socorro Road to Main Street in San Elizario, ending at Veterans Memorial Plaza in front of the San Elizario Church. The Celebration will continue there, with Veteran presentations at 10:30 a.m.. Special Guests and the 2013 Grand Marshall will be introduced, followed by the lighting of the Candles and the POW-MIA table ceremony. Five Veterans will be honored for their military service.
The Veterans Celebration will continue to midnight with numerous food, art and craft vendors, live music, car show, kiddie rides, pony rides, and cultural presentations. All to Support the San Elizario Veterans Committee.
The Veterans Celebration will continue on Sunday, November 10, from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
The Veterans Committee of the San Elizario Genealogy and Historical Society and the town of San Elizario, cordially invites everyone to attend our Veterans Event in the San Elizario Historic District. Bring your families and enjoy a day honoring our veterans. Visit our Presidio Chapel, the Portales Museum, the Eduardo M. Pedregon Veterans Museum, the old jail, visit the Veterans Memorial Walk Project, and the world famous Art Galleries.