Veterans Day Celebration

Houston is a cornerstone of Veterans Day celebrations in the United States. As a city, Houston is proud to pay tribute to our men and women in the military by providing an annual “Houston Salutes American Heroes Veterans Day Celebration”. This civic celebration honors and celebrates the brave men, women, and families who fight for our liberty and freedom.

The celebration this year will begin at 8 a.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018 with the Veterans Job & Resource Fair and US Family Health Plan Health Fair surrounding the reflection pool in Hermann Square at City Hall.

The traditional Veterans Day Ceremony will begin at 10:00 a.m. on the steps of City Hall ending with a moment of silence at 11:00 a.m. in memory of the signing of the WWI Armistice. The American Heroes Parade, sponsored by H-E-B, begins at 11:30 a.m. at Dallas and Bagby, proceeding east on Dallas, north on Louisiana, west on Walker, south on Smith and ending at Bagby. The entire event will take place from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Sunday, November 11.