99th Annual Veterans Day Parade on Monday

The Tucson Veterans Day Parade takes place on Monday, Nov. 12, in Downtown Tucson. The parade begins at 11 a.m., and this year’s theme is “Celebration of Armistice Day.” More than 100 entrants are expected.

Participants will start assembling at 8 a.m. The parade begins downtown at West Alameda Street and Granada Avenue, heads east on Alameda Street, north on Stone Avenue, west on Franklin Street, north on Church Avenue, west on 6th Street, then south on Granada Avenue, returning to the staging point on Alameda Street.

There will be street closures and detours as needed. Businesses, parking garages, and parking lots will be open and accessible. Local resident, pedestrian, and bicycle access will be maintained in and around street closures. Morgan McDermott Legion Post 7 is the lead sponsor of the parade.