Celebrate and Salute our VeteransMiami Beach is a U.S. designated site for the observance of Veterans Day. The free Miami Beach event includes a colorful parade with marching bands and veteran groups, wreath laying ceremony, All Veteran Parachute Team demonstration, and a picnic.
Monday, November 11, 20139 a.m.: Parade along Washington Avenue begins at 17 Street and turns west at 11 Street.10 a.m. - noon: Ceremony & Picnic, Flamingo Park Baseball Stadium (15 Street and Michigan Avenue)
Presenting sponsor is Miami Beach Medical Group. Other sponsors are Car2Go and Coca-Cola.
Interested participants, contact Marcia Monserrat, 305.673.7010Interested sponsors, contact Tonya Daniels, 305.673.7575
Parade Participants:MBPD Honor Guard MBFD Honor Guard MBPD Command Staff US Southern Command Honor GuardUS Army 13th Florida National Guard Marching Band US Army Florida National Guard HHD 260 MI BattalionMiami Dade Corrections Honor Guard MDPDMBFD Ladder Truck US Coast Guard Helicopter Flyover Miami-Dade Aviation Unit All Veterans Parachute Team Coca-Cola (Sponsor)Miami Beach Medical Group (Sponsor correct?)Coast Guard & VesselMiami Beach J ROTC Michael J. Krop NJROTC G. Holmes Braddock Junior ROTCCommander Larry Schatz Post 3559The American Legion Post 85Navy Seabee Veterans of American Island X-5 Ft. Lauderdale Eldridge Williams, Tuskegee airmen – Red Tails ROC Veterans Association in FLGrand Marshall, U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Shultz Miami-Dade Commissioner Sally HeymanMiami Beach Mayor Matti Herrera BowerMiami Beach Commissioner Jorge Exposito Miami Beach Commissioner Michael GongoraMiami Beach Commissioner Jonah WolfsonMiami Beach Commissioner Edward L. TobinMiami Beach Commissioner Deede WeithornMiami Beach Drum Corps Fienberg Fisher K-8 Cheer and DanceSecurity Alliance AACA South Florida Region Nautilus Middle School Training Ship Spiegel GroveCar2Go (Sponsor) Sunflower Society Duck Tours Miss Miami Tropics American Senior High Marching Band Girls Scout Troop 1239Megaway Flamingo Park Neighborhood Association Service Dogs 4 Service MenCervera Real Estate Miami Children’s MuseumHappy KidsMBFD Honor GuardMBFD Ladder Fire Truck