100+ Free Events for Veterans Month

100+ Free Events for Veterans Month

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs sent this bulletin at 11/01/2020 01:26 PM EST

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Veterans Month Events

Veterans Day is November 11, 2020 but Veterans and their families are celebrated all month.

Special Guests
Nov. 4 – Q&A with Marine Veteran & WWSuperstar Stephen Kupryk
Nov. 5 – “Chief Chat” with Medal of Honor Recipient Jack Jacobs
Nov. 6 – ViT Veterans Day Gala Broadcast w/ Snoop Dogg, Kevin O’Leary
Nov. 12 – “Chief Chat” with Medal of Honor Recipient Florent Groberg
Nov. 24 – “Chief Chat” with Medal of Honor Recipients Gary Beikirch & Gary Littrell

Parades
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day Virtual Parade Edinburg, Texas
Nov. 11 – New York City Veterans Day Events & Parade
Nov. 11 – 101st Annual Veterans Day Parade Leavenworth, Kansas
Nov. 11 – Virtual Charleston Veterans Day Parade
Nov. 11 – Tarrant County Veterans Day Motorcade Fort Worth, Texas
Nov. 11 – Greater Dallas Veterans Day Parade
Nov. 11 – Douglas County, Oregon Veterans Day Parade
Nov. 11 – San Fernando Valley Virtual Veterans Day Parade
Nov. 11 – Elma, Washington Veterans Day Parade

Celebrations/Observances
Nov. 1 –  All Veterans Tribute! – Emporia, Kansas
Nov. 5 – Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Branson, Missouri
Nov. 5-10 – Veterans Village in Branson, Missouri
Nov. 5 – Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame
Nov. 5 – Virtual Flag Raising – Coatesville, PA
Nov. 5 – Vets for Vets Celebration Show in Branson, Missouri
Nov. 7 – 100th Veterans Day Celebration Warsaw, North Carolina
Nov. 7 – Cullman Veterans Day Celebration Vinemont, AL
Nov. 7 – Free Meal – VFW Post 6441 Wimberley, Texas
Nov. 7 – VETFEST Louisiana 2020
Nov. 7 – Carnegie, Pennsylvania Free Library American Legion Day
Nov. 7 – Orange, California Field of Valor 2020
Nov. 7 – Veterans Expo Celebration Henderson, Nevada
Nov. 7 – Veterans Vehicle Procession Auburn, Washington
Nov. 8 – Virtual Veterans Tribute Program Auburn, Washington
Nov. 10 – Hampton, Virginia Medical Center Virtual Veterans Day Ceremony
Nov. 10 – Bronx, New York Chamber of Commerce Veteran Heroes
Nov. 11 – ***National Observance Arlington National Cemetery***
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day 2020 Loveland, Colorado
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day Commission Events Mobile, Alabama
Nov. 11 – Virtual Veterans Day Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Nov. 11 – Minnesota Virtual Veterans Day
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day Ceremony New Jersey
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day Celebration Norwalk, Connecticut
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day Virtual Ceremony Green, Ohio
Nov. 11 – Virtual Indianapolis Veterans Day Service and Ceremony
Nov. 11 – Dayton, Ohio Veterans Day Ceremony
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day Ceremony St. Robert, Missouri
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day Virtual Ceremony New Jersey
Nov. 11 – Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund Virtual Veterans Day Ceremony
Nov. 11 – Phoenix Virtual Veterans Day Celebration
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day Ceremony Brea, California
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day at the National Korean War Veterans Memorial
Nov. 11 – Virtual Veterans Day Truckee, California
Nov. 11 – Virtual Remembrance Ceremony Auburn, Washington
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day 2020 Irvine, California
Nov. 11 – Connecticut Veterans Day Ceremony
Nov. 11 – Virtual Veterans Day Tribute Orange, California
Nov. 11 – Scouting Salute to Service Members and their Families
Nov. 16 – The Roll Call Punta Gorda, Florida

Employment
Nov. 2 – Virtual Career Fair for Veterans and Spouses
Nov. 3 – Texas Hiring Red, White and You, Virtual Job Fair Prep
Nov. 4 – Government Contracting Certifications for Veterans
Nov. 4 – Arming Vets to WIN in the Federal Marketplace
Nov. 5 – Tips for Dealing with Job Rejection
Nov. 6 – Ohio Veterans Hiring Overview
Nov. 10 – Amazon Entry Level and Hourly Jobs
Nov. 11 – Federal vs. Private Sector Employment
Nov. 12 – Vets@Medallia Fireside Chat on Tech Jobs
Nov. 12 – DC / Baltimore Virtual Career Fair for Veterans
Nov. 12 – Southern California Virtual Career Fair for Veterans
Nov. 16 – Birmingham, Alabama Veteran Virtual Hiring Event
Nov. 19 – Jacksonville, Florida Virtual Career Fair for Veterans
Nov. 19 – Dallas Virtual Career Fair for Veterans
Nov. 24 – National Virtual Career Fair for Veterans

#VetBiz
Nov. 2 – #VetBiz Pennsylvania Entrepreneurship & Veteran Owned Resources
Nov. 2 – Boots to Business Reboot (B2BR)
Nov. 2 – #VetBiz Connecticut Entrepreneurship Resources
Nov. 2 – Finding the Right Idea – Starting your #VetBiz
Nov. 2 – Leveraging Online Community as a #VetBiz
Nov. 2 – No Cost Business Resources for Veterans #VetBiz
Nov. 2 – The Best #VetBiz to Start Right Now!
Nov. 3 – Doing Business with the VA – #VetBiz
Nov. 3 – Missouri Veteran Entrepreneurs Listening Session
Nov. 3 – Everything You Need to Know About Marketing #VetBiz
Nov. 3 – Small Business Resources for Women #VetBiz
Nov. 4 – Resources for #VetBiz
Nov. 4 – 8th Annual Bootstraps to Briefcases Veteran Conference

Fitness
Nov. 6 – Moab, Utah Veterans Day Rock Climbing and Mountain Biking
Nov. 11 – Workout of the Day for Warriors with Team RWB
Nov. 11 – Suicide Awareness Bike Ride Across North Carolina

Museums & Tours
Nov. 7 – Historical Displays & Military Vehicles Centralia, Washington
Nov. 7 – Secrets and History of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Nov. 9 – Virtual Veterans Museum Showcase – Auburn, Washington
Nov. 11 – Virtual Veterans Day Ceremony at National Veterans Memorial
Nov. 11 – Lejeune Memorial Gardens Guided Tours & Veterans Walk of Honor
Nov. 11 – National Museum of Health and Medicine Virtual Veterans Day Tour
Nov. 11 – They Served: Stories From Veterans w/ First Division Museum

Special Events:
Nov. 8-14 – Veterans Film Festival
Nov. 10 – Southern Arizona Veterans Tele Town Hall
Nov. 10 – Military Caregivers in Action
Nov. 10 – Bridging the Divide: Women Who Serve
Nov. 14 – Celebrating Veterans and the Arts: A Virtual Concert
Nov. 17 – Military Child Education Summit 2020
Nov. 18 – Planning for the Worst, Hoping for the Best w/ Military Families
Nov. 20 – Olympia, Washington Veterans Stand Down

Food & Meals:
Nov. 10 – Coffee With a Vet – Eagle, Idaho
Nov. 10 – Sweet Treats for Vets – Auburn, Washington
Nov. 11 – Veterans Coffee Hour Fargo, North Dakota
Nov. 12 – Soldiers’ Angels Veteran Mobile Food Distribution Detroit, Michigan
Nov. 13 – Soldiers’ Angels Veteran Food Distribution Charleston
Nov. 13 – Drive Through Veterans Appreciation Event Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Nov. 13 – Soldiers’ Angels Veteran Mobile Food Distribution Denver, Colorado
Nov. 19 – Soldiers’ Angels Veteran Mobile Food Distribution San Antonio, Texas
Nov. 20 – Soldiers’ Angels Veteran Food Distribution Atlanta, Georgia
Nov. 20 – Soldiers’ Angels Veteran Food Distribution Orlando, Florida

*We’re adding more every day – check the events page often!

Are You a Veteran in Crisis or Concerned About One? 

Did you know that VA offers same day services in Primary Care and Mental Health at 172 VA Medical Centers across the country? Make the Connection Resource Locator

Contact the Veterans Crisis Line (1-800-273-8255 and press 1, Chat, or Text

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No Veteran Should Be Without a Place to Call Home

Free Help for Homeless Veterans Dial 1-877-4AID-VET (1-877-424-3838) for 24/7 access to VA services for homeless and at-risk Veterans

Homeless Veteran Chat Confidential, 24/7 online support for homeless Veterans and friends

https://www.va.gov/homeless for more information


Don’t know what number to call?

1-800-MyVA411 (800-698-2411) is never the wrong number

Have a concern, compliment, or recommendation for VA?

Call the White House VA Hotline at 1-855-948-2311

Post courtesy of U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs

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