Here are places in the area where you can observe Veterans Day

Published 12:20 am Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Those wanting to obverse Veterans Day locally have multiple opportunities to do so. VFW Post 4820 will gather at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Golden Triangle Veterans Memorial Park, located at 7626 Gulfway Drive in Port Arthur, for the annual Veterans Day Celebration Program. The event begins at 1 p.m., and will include gumbo and refreshments.

On Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Ben J. Rogers Regional Visitors Center will host a Veterans Day Observance that will include an invocation by Bishop David Toups and the U.S. Coast Guard Honor Guard and Bag Pipes. The center is located at 5055 I-10 South in Beaumont.

On Thursday at 5 p.m., Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown will host a Veterans Day Military Display. It’s located at 5550 Jimmy Simmons Blvd. in Beaumont.

On Thursday beginning at 6 p.m., there will be a Veterans Day Walk/Parade in Port Neches that starts at the Neches River boat ramp before heading down Merriman to Magnolia.