FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Cassandra Lafser 407.246.2182
Doug Richards 407.246.2782
MAYOR BUDDY DYER RELEASES VETERANS DAY PARADE APPLICATIONS
Local Veterans Groups, Community Organizations and Active Military
Invited to Celebrate Veterans Day with the City of Orlando
and the Mayor’s Veterans Advisory Council
Mayor Buddy Dyer and his Veterans Advisory Council have released participant applications for the City of Orlando’s 2014 Veterans Day Parade, which are available on the City of Orlando’s website at cityoforlando.net/veterans.
The City’s Veterans Day Parade offers a unique and patriotic opportunity for the Central Florida community to honor those who have served and active duty personnel.
More than 3,000 parade participants are expected to recognize our veterans and active duty personnel in this year’s event.
In recent years, various groups and organizations have participated in the parade including: Veterans groups, active duty military, City of Orlando firefighters and police officers, high school bands from the tri-county area and youth clubs.
Any local groups or organizations interested in participating in the parade to show support for our veterans and active duty personnel are encouraged to participate.
Application deadline is September 30, 2014
The Veterans Day Parade will take place Saturday, November 8 at 11 a.m.
The Veterans Day Parade will take place in Downtown Orlando, beginning at Orange Avenue at Robinson Street, turning left on Central Boulevard and left on North Rosalind, ending at Livingston Street.