Active duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans, and their direct dependents receive free Colonial Williamsburg admission for the entire Veterans Day weekend—November 7–11, 2014. Explore the Revolutionary City, hear the stirring cadences of the Fifes and Drums, join in the patriotic events, and browse the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg. The entire city of Williamsburg will be honoring America’s veterans in a celebration of their patriotism and willingness to sacrifice and serve our country.
On the afternoon of November 8th and 9th, see a special performance of The U.S. Army Band Downrange, in Colonial Williamsburg’s Merchants Square (3pm – bring chairs!). This military band has a repertoire of rock, pop, country, and R & B, while still inspiring its listeners with signature patriotic arrangements.
On November 11th, at 4pm, there will be a Veterans Day Military March. This ceremony honors America’s veterans, to include the Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums, Military Programs Staff, and members of Williamsburg community veterans groups. All armed forces veterans are welcome and encouraged to participate. A commemorative service behind the Courthouse will be held after the march.’
This special weekend, honoring the American Veteran, encourages all active duty military, reservists, retirees, and all veterans to participate and march in the parade and attend Colonial Williamsburg FREE! I hope to see you there!
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