Veterans Day Ceremonies Around Hampton Roads

With its military ties, Hampton Roads can be a special place to honor those who have served this country. Events are taking place all over the region where you can take part in the commeration ceremonies.

Also there are some great deals and freebies for active military and veterans.

All events listed are FREE, except the concert Sunday at the Nauticus, admission is required.


11 a.m. | Veterans Day Ceremony | Chesapeake Veterans Memorial

Isle of Wight

11 a.m. | Veterans Day Ceremony | Veterans Memorial in Smithfield

Newport News

11 a.m. | Veterans Day Ceremony at the Victory Arch | 25th Street & West Avenue


2 p.m. | Special Gallery Talk: Hats off to Veterans | Chrysler Museum of Art

2 p.m. | Veterans Day Commemoration | MacArthur Memorial

(Sunday) 2 p.m. | Hampton Roads Metro Band presents: “Veterans Day Concert” | Nauticus


11 a.m. | Veterans Day Ceremony | High Street Landing in Olde Towne

Virginia Beach

9 a.m. | Tidewater Veterans Day Parade | Virginia Beach Oceanfront at Atlantic Ave, proceeds to the Tidewater Veterans Memorial

7 p.m. | 2016 Veterans Day Concert | Sandler Center


4 pm. | Military March Honoring America’s Veterans | Colonial Williamsburg Market Square North


12 p.m. | York Historical Committee Veterans Day Ceremony | York Hall, 301 Main Steet