Veterans Day events in Western Oregon
Albany Veterans Day Parade | Nov 11, 11 a.m., Downtown Albany
The 66th Annual Albany Veterans Day Parade will march through the streets of downtown Albany. Our Women Veterans will lead off the parade as our Grand Marshal's, followed by over 200 entries featuring veterans of all branches of service from WW II, Korea, Vietnam to present day.
Veterans Day Event | Nov 11, 11 a.m., at Bandon Historical Society Museum, U.S. Highway 101 and Fillmore Ave., Bandon.
The Bandon Historical Society will be celebrating Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, with a special event at the museum. The Veterans Day event will run from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Admission to the museum will be free all day.
Veterans Day Remembrance | Nov 11, 11 a.m. at Veterans Memorial at Canyonville City Hall, 250 N. Main St, Canyonville. Organized by South Umpqua Thacker-Wallace VFW Post 9744. Cost: free.
Chow Down for Vets 2017 | Nov 11, 11 a.m. at Pastini Pastaria: Corvallis, 1580 NW 9th St., Corvallis.
Eat at participating restaurants on Veterans Day, Saturday November 11, 2017. A portion of the day's sales will go towards helping returning veterans and their families.
Veterans Appreciation Swim | Nov 11, NOON at Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Rd., Eugene. The pool invites all Veterans and active military and their families to enjoy a free recreation swim on Veterans Day.
Eugene Veterans Appreciation Swim | Nov 11, NOON at Sheldon Pool, 2443 Willakenzie Rd., Eugene. Organized by City of Eugene. Cost: free. Pool staff invites all Veterans and active military and their families to enjoy a free recreation swim on Veterans Day.
Eugene 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month | Nov 11, 1 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Building, 1626 Willamette St, Eugene. Organized by VFW Post 293 and American Legion Post 3. Cost: free.
Annual Veterans Day ceremony on the 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month. Principal speaker will be Senator James Manning who represents Oregon State District No 7. Duration is approximately 60 minutes.
Florence Veterans Day Parade | Nov 11, 11 a.m. at Historic Old Town, Laurel St and 1st St, Florence.
Roseburg 2017 Douglas County Veterans Day Parade | Nov 11, 11 a.m. at City of Roseburg, Jackson St, Roseburg.
This year’s theme is Honoring Military Animal Handlers. Come and meet Lola, the Roseburg VA Service Dog, and wave to the Grand Marshalls on the Seven Feathers Trolley. Or better, bring your dog and join the parade. Animals must be kept on a leash and handlers must clean up any messes.
Roseburg Veterans Day Concert | Nov 11, 7:30 p.m. at Jacoby Auditorium, UCC Campus, 1140 Umpqua College Rd, Roseburg. Organized by UCC Symphonic Band and Roseburg Concert Chorale. Cost: Admission is $10 at the door; students and veterans are free. Contact: 541-440-4691 .