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november 2021

2021sat06nov10:00 amsat12:00 pmLakeland Veterans Day Parade and African-American WW II Monument Dedication10:00 am - 12:00 pm Veterans Memorial Park Lakeland, 141 Lake Beulah Dr, Lakeland, FL 33815

Event Details

The Polk County Veterans Council will host the annual Veterans Day Parade through Lakeland. Come show your support for our veterans at the Lakeland Veterans Day Parade. The parade runs from the RP Funding Center to Munn Park.

Staging Time: 9:30 AM (staff will guide participant arrivals)
Staging Location: West parking lot RP Funding Center (Lakeland Center) 150 Lake Beulah Dr., Lakeland
Monument Dedication at 10am
Parade Step Off at 11am

This event will combine Lakeland’s annual salute to veterans at Veterans Memorial Park with an unveiling and dedication of a new African-American WW II Monument.

Those with Military Vehicles wishing to participate contact FFC Contact: Via PM Ed Marchese, or email

For more information, visit


(Saturday) 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Veterans Memorial Park Lakeland

141 Lake Beulah Dr, Lakeland, FL 33815