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Veterans & Military Appreciation Day / Nov. 12th

Presented By: Veterans Celebration Committee

October 3, 2023

Come join us as we celebrate our Veterans and Military families! All military, veterans and their families will receive FREE gate admission to the State Fair all day with military id!

Bossier Chamber Pinwheel

Veterans Parade begins at 2:00 p.m. For more information, click here

Veterans Celebration Flyer

Veteran Honoree Nomination Form

Col. Steven dePyssler Award Nomination Form

Sponsors/Advertisers Form

Parade Participants Form

Veterans Celebration Committee 2023 Dates to Remember
Meeting Date - Oct. 20 - 11 a.m. - Shreveport Municipal Auditorium

Deadline for ads, sponsorship forms, parade participant forms and nomination forms - Oct. 6, 2023

Joint Proclamation Signing - Nov. 3 at 10 a.m. - Government Plaza, 505 Travis Street, Shreveport

Veterans Celebration Week - Nov. 6-12, Caddo Parish, City of Shreveport, Bossier Parish, Bossier City, DeSoto, Mansfield (Other Parishes are invited and welcomed!)

Operation Greenlight - Nov. 6-12 - Light up your homes and businesses green to let Veterans know that they are appreciated and supported

Veterans Honor Ceremony (FREE) - Nov. 11 at 5 p.m. - Shreveport Municipal Auditorium - 705 Grand Avenue, Shreveport

Veterans Parade - Nov. 12 at 2 p.m. - Louisiana State Fairgrounds, 3701 Hudson Avenue, Shreveport

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