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Veterans Day Parade Schedule and Outline of Events

Parade Line Up

7:00 to 9:30 am, at Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge, Austin, TX (Congress Street Bridge);

Parade Reviewing Stand

8:45 am, Inter-Continental Stephen F. Austin Hotel, located at 7th and Congress

Parade Lead off

9:30 am, Grand Marshall on site, parade will proceed up Congress Ave. to the Texas State Capitol; Capitol South Step Entertainment

Parade Ends at 11th and Congress Ave.

Memorial Ceremony - Commemoration Program - Ceremonial Bell Ringing

10:30 am - on SOUTH STEPS OF THE STATE CAPITOL

Welcoming – Master of Ceremonies - John Spahr

Invocation - Parade Chaplain

National Anthem - Cory Morrow

Pledge of Allegiance and Posting of the Colors

Introduction of Dais

Presentation of Proclamations - US Congress, Texas Senate, Texas House, Travis County, City of Austin

Guest speaker: Gen. John Murray, CG of Army Futures Command

Presentations - Veteran Organizations

Roll Call to Honor our Dead

11:45am (Wreath Laying Ceremony with Bell Tolling, 21 Gun Salute and Taps)
Salute provided by Tejanos in Action

Benediction - Parade Chaplain

Dismissal - 12:00

“Pray for our men and women in uniform and remember our Veterans”