The Northport Running Club and Northport American Legion host the 37th Annual Veterans Day 4k Cross Country Race on November 5, 10am. The course will be run on the grounds of the VAMC Hospital. No pets or baby joggers allowed on the course.
After the race enjoy hot chocolate, clam chowder, and bagels in Building 5 before the award ceremony and raffle begin. Awards for top runners.
The Bronx Veterans Parade Task Team, Inc. is currently accepting applications for participants who would like to march in the Bronx Veterans Day Parade on November 5th at 12pm. They’re also looking for a ceremonial lead marcher, preferably a veteran fluent in Parade marching. If interested, call 917-226-7960 for more information and instructions. Volunteers are also needed to help with various tasks leading up to and on day of the Parade.
Don’t miss the Bronx Veterans Day Parade on November 5 at noon. The parade route runs from East 175th Street Crotona Parkway to East 180th Street; on to the West Farm Soldiers Cemetery at East 180th Street & Bryant Avenue for a memorial service and ending in Vidalia Park at East 180th Street.
The Parade will include Veterans, Service Members, Elected Officials, Community Leaders, Service Organizations, Marching Bands and associated participants. If you and your group would like to participate in the parade, complete an official Parade Application or Tabling Registration form by October 7. Contact James L. Wilson for more information.