Join Councilmember Neal In Celebration of Veterans at “Vets Fest 2012” in North Long Beach
2012-11-05 · By Editor
Councilmember Neal invites residents to honor U.S. veterans at the Veterans Day Parade followed by Vets Fest 2012 to celebrate the services of United States veterans Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Houghton Park.
The day’s schedule is as follows:
- Veterans Classic Run – 7:30 a.m.
- Veterans Day Parade steps off – 10 a.m.
- Vets Fest – 11 a.m.
The event will feature gourmet food trucks, service organizations for military veterans and families, City Departments, and other vendors. Opportunity drawings include: JetBlue tickets, gift cards, and more. Live music is provided by the Jordan High Jazz Band & Drumline, Long Beach Community Band and the DAT EZ Band.
The Veterans Day Parade and Vets Fest 2012 is Saturday, November 10, 2012 from 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Houghton Park 6301 Myrtle Avenue, Long Beach, California 90805 (corner of Atlantic Avenue & Harding Street). This is a free event and is open to the public.
The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services, Aquarium of the Pacific, Councilmember Steven Neal, the Greener Good Farmer’s Market, and JetBlue sponsor this all day event.
For more information please contact the 9th District Council Office at 562-570-6137.