Honor the veterans in your life at the 2019 Paducah American Hero Veterans Day Celebration. A community-wide celebration and recognition will take place on Monday, November 11. Join us at the riverfront for a sunrise service followed by a breakfast and ceremony to honor our veterans at the Paducah Convention & Expo Center, this will include a presentation from Quilts of Valor. The Expo Center will host displays of military equipment courtesy of the 101st Sustainment Brigade alongside informational booths for veteran services and recruitment information. This portion of the celebration will be open to the public throughout the day.
The annual Veterans Day Parade will begin at 11 AM at the Dolly McNutt Memorial Plaza moving along 6th Street towards the Paducah Convention & Expo Center.
Performances by the Community Concert Band and the 101st Airborne Army Band at the American Hero Concert, will conclude the celebration.
If you would like to nominate someone for an award, please click Patriot or Distinguished Veteran.
If you are a school group looking to attend any of the programs, please coordinate with Lyndsey Birdsong at 270.444.8504.