VETERANS DAY ON NOVEMBER 11 2017

NORTH KINGSTOWN TO HONOR VETERANS DAY ON
NOVEMBER 11

9:30 AM WREATH LAYING

The commemoration of Veterans Day in North Kingstown will begin at 9:30 AM, Saturday, November 11 with wreath laying ceremonies at the Civil War Memorial on the grounds of the town hall located at 80 Boston Neck Road and at the memorials at the nearby Veterans Memorial Park to pay homage to the nation's war dead.

 
ANNUAL PARADE SLATED FOR 10 AM

 

Parade marchers will start forming at 9 AM at Wilson Park and the parade will start at 10 AM. The parade route follows West Main and Brown Streets through Wickford village to Boston Neck Road and then onto Fairway Drive to the North Kingstown High School for the concluding ceremonies which are expected to begin at 11 AM.

In case of inclement weather, the wreath laying ceremonies planned for both the town hall and Veterans Memorial Park will go forward at 11 AM. In addition, wreath laying ceremonies will go forward at the World War Memorial at Updike Park in Wickford village at 11 AM.

William Pennoyer, parade coordinator