2014 Veterans Day Ceremony
Saturday, November 8, 10:00 AM
Anaheim Veterans Monument, 241 S. Anaheim Blvd.
What: City of Brea Veteran’s Day Ceremony
When: November 11, 2014
Where: Brea War Memorial Brea Civic & Cultural Center 1 Civic Center Circle
Time: 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
“Veterans and Labor – Partners in Service,” a special Veterans Day event, is set for Nov. 11, 2014 at the Orange County Fair & Event Center (88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa). For more information, check out the Veterans + Labor website by clicking here.
Northwood Memorial Candle Lighting Ceremony, Veterans Day Ceremony
Sunday, November 9, 3:00 PM
The Northwood Memorial, 4531 Bryan Ave.
On Sunday, November 9, in partnership with the Northwood Memorial Committee, a special candle lighting ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. at the Northwood Gratitude and Honor Memorial to pay tribute to our nation’s troops – past and present – and to honor local veterans, veterans groups and military organizations. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. The Northwood Memorial is located at 4531 Bryan Avenue, Irvine.
Veterans Day Ceremony, City of Irvine
Tuesday, November 11, 11:00 AM
Colonel Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park, 4 Civic Center Plaza
In addition to saluting our nation’s military at the 11 a.m. event November 11, community members can pre-order dedication flags to honor a current or past service member through the Irvine Chamber Education Foundation Field of Flags fundraiser. Flags purchased will be displayed in a Field of Flags with the service member’s photo and dedication card at the Veterans Day Ceremony. Proceeds raised from the purchase of flags will benefit the Lt. Col. Thomas Wall Scholarship fund and other education scholarships awarded to service men and women through the Education Foundation. For additional event information or to participate in the Field of Flags fundraiser, visit the Chamber’s special page: irvinechamber.com/advocacy/field-of-flags/.
Both events are free and open to the public. In the event of inclement weather, the Veterans Day Ceremony will move to the Irvine Civic Center located adjacent to the park. For more information, call 949-724-6606.
Laguna Niguel: Veterans Day Celebration
Join the City of Laguna Niguel on Tuesday, November 11 from 11:00 AM to12:30 PM at Sea Country Senior and Community Center, as they honor all those who served in our Armed Forces. For more information, please click here.
Lake Forest: Veteran’s Day Program
The El Toro Memorial Park Committee invites you to the annual Veteran’s Day Program at El Toro Memorial Park, 25751 Trabuco Rd., Lake Forest. The program on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 11:00 AM. The Veteran’s Day address will be given by 1st Lieutenant Frank Pangborn, 1st Air Calvary Division, Vietnam. The program will include music provided by vocalist, John Huntington. The event is free to the public and will take place rain or shine. For more information, please contact the cemetery at (949)951-8244.
Mission Viejo: Saddleback College Celebrates Veteran Success
In honor of Veterans Day, the Saddleback College Foundation, the Student Veterans Club, and the Veterans Education and Transition Services (VETS) will host events next week – leading up to the Second Annual Chili Bowl Festival on Thursday, November 11.
The Chili Bowl Festival is from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Saddleback College Veterans Memorial. The festival will raise money for VETS student scholarships and support.
The $30 entry fee includes a chili lunch, donated by Chili’s Bar & Grill, sides, drinks and dessert. Guests will have the chance to participate in a 50/50 raffle. Tickets are available by contacting the foundation office at 582-4479. Please click here for more details.
Veterans Day Tribute
Tuesday, November 11, 2:00 PM
Veterans Memorial at Depot Park, 100 N. Atchison St.
San Clemente: Veterans Day Ceremony& Marine Corps Birthday Celebration at Park Semper Fi
The community and all veterans and their families are invited to commemorate Veterans Day on Saturday, November 8 at 1 pm at the Marine Monument in San Clemente at Park Semper Fi located in the Pier Bowl. For more information, please click here.
San Juan Capistrano: Tribute to our Veterans
Join the City of San Juan Capistrano in honoring our nation’s heroes at the Annual Veterans Day Ceremony hosted by VFW Serra Post 3801 at Veterans Park on November 11 at 10:45 AM (refreshments provided), followed by a BBQ and live entertainment at Historic Town Center Park. For more information, please click here.
War Comes Home with Authors Frank McAdams and Marco Martinez
Wednesday, November 12, 7:00 PM
Tustin Library, 345 E. Main Street
Veterans Day, Free Admission at Richard Nixon Presidential Library & Museum
Tuesday, November 11
Richard Nixon Presidential Library & Museum, 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd.