Join the 7th Annual Lubbock Veteran’s Day Parade an event, designed to pay tribute to veterans and all that have served in Lubbock. Veteran's Day is November 11 in all states and is usually observed as a state holiday and a federal holiday. This event is for veterans and their families and the city of Lubbock, to bring the community and region together. SAVE THE DATE - The parade will occur on November 5, 2022.
The 2022 theme is: “Honoring the 1%" – Participants are encouraged to pay tribute to veterans and the men and women who serve in the U.S. armed forces who represented the best America has to offer, volunteering to put themselves in harm’s way to serve and protect the nation. Veterans, family members, marching bands to floats, etc. are encouraged to be included.
The 2022 Grand Marshall TBA
2021 posthumous honoree was Wayne Chase Panter.
Parade Date: November 5, 2022. Set up 8:30 a.m. Start-Up at 10 a.m. - SAVE THE DATE
(Participant set up time at from 8 to 9:30 a.m., and then the parade will begin at 10 a.m.)
Parade Location: The parade will start at the East parking lot of First Baptist Church at Broadway; participants are urged to enter through Avenue V. The route will begin off Avenue U, to Broadway, heading East down Broadway, and then North on Avenue M to the Civic Center Parking lot.