Nov 10, 2018, 1 – 6 p.m.
To celebrate Week of Valor, Veterans Resources United of Central/Southeastern Kentucky (VRUCK), of which the Lexington VA Health Care System is a member, will host a Veterans Day Parade and Festival.
The parade starts at 1 p.m. downtown with Grand Marshals Heather French Henry, deputy commission of the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs (KDV) and Brig. Gen.(ret) Ben Adams, Commissioner of KDV. The parade will feature UK Air Force ROTC, Kentucky National Guard Band, Kentucky Eagle, Inc., Toyota, University of Kentucky Cheerleading, NABVETS, Lady Veterans Connect, Friends of the Fisher House, Columbia Gas of KentuckyNivets, us, Rolling Thunder, the Lexington Lions Club, Lexington Legends, Bluegrass Corvette Club and Boy Scouts and others.
The Veterans Day Parade Festival will be located at the Robert F. Stephens Courthouse. The Festival runs during and after the parade until 6 p.m. and features West Sixth Brewing, Horseshoe Bend Vineyards and Winery, Forage Food Truck , Buddha Head Mobile Gourmet, Gringos Food truck, live music, and resource and vendor booths.