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Veterans Day Rolling Parade and Ceremony
November 11 @ 2:00 pm
Veteran’s Day celebrations in Fall River include a ‘Rolling Parade’ between Veterans Memorial Bicentennial Park and B.M.C. Durfee High School. Participating vehicles will start setting up at noon at Veterans Memorial Bicentennial Park.
Kickoff is set for 2 p.m., after which the group will march along President Ave. to North Park, where the Bay State Band will perform patriotic songs. The parade will proceed up the hill to Highland Park to see Swansea’s Case High Marching Band perform.
Fall River Young Marines will hand out flags at each park. Residents are encouraged to watch the parade from the parks while listening to the bands.
Continuing up Elsbree Street, the procession will turn left and head to B.M.C. Durfee High School for the annual Veteran’s Day ceremony at 3:30 p.m.