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LAYTON CITY VETERANS PARADE AND VETERANS HONORS CEREMONY
Layton City, the Utah Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) and Associates, and the Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) will host the annual Veterans Parade on Saturday, November 9, 2019. The Veterans Parade is an event to honor all men and women who have served and are currently serving in the Armed Forces. This year will mark the 14th year of the Veterans Parade and the 3nd time it has been held in Layton City. The Veterans Parade, scheduled to start at 11:11am, will proceed through Layton City ending in Layton Commons Park, at Constitution Circle, just south of the newly constructed Replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. All community organizations as well as veterans groups are invited to participate in the parade. Being a veteran is not required to participate in the parade. Anyone that desires to say thank you to veterans is also welcome. No political statements or references will be allowed in the parade. Parade lineup is at 9:30am, at Talbot and Elm Street.
Additional parade information and parade entry forms may be obtained by contacting Dennis Howland, at 801-389-1893 firstname.lastname@example.org or Robert Porter, at 801-393-3461 email@example.com. Forms may also be obtained by visiting the Layton City website at https://www.laytoncity.org/LC/CommunityCalendar/RenderImageOrFile/31552780-0fdf-4874-bbe1-7c048b9162a9. Entries must be received no later than November 5, 2019.
Immediately following the Veterans Parade, Layton City, the VVA, and FRA will conduct a short ‘Veterans Honors Ceremony’ at the Vietnam Memorial Wall Replica site. The ‘Veterans Honors Ceremony’ is scheduled to start at the conclusion of the Veterans Parade, approximately 12:30pm.
For questions and additional information about the Veterans Parade and ‘Veterans Honors Ceremony’ contact VVA representatives Robert Porter or Dennis Howland.