Veterans Day 2010 is Here - NBC Southern California

Veterans Day 2010 is Here

Here are some events for Veterans Day



    Veterans Day 2010 is Here
    David Slater, a Marine Corp veteran of WWII, right, and Gennery Sergeant P.J. James, a Marine Corp veteran of the Vietnam War, greet friends and well-wishers before the start of the Veterans Day Parade in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009.

    It's that time of year again. Time to officially honor all of our veterans of the military.

    Our men and women are rightfully honored every day, however Thursday marks the official day to remember them, Veterans Day.

    Here are just a few events going on around Los Angeles County in celebration of our veterans:

    Veterans Day Blood Drive- Ventura, CA
    Thursday, November 11
    Held at the VHC in Ventura, CA at 10900 Telephone Road
    For more information, contact: Brenda Manke at 805.659.7540 or email her at

    San Fernando Valley Veterans Day Parade
    Thursday, November 11- 11:11 AM
    Start- Corner of Laurel Canyon Blvd and San Fernando Mission Blvd
    End- Ritchie Valens Recreation Center and Park- 10736 Lauren Canyon in Pacoima, CA

    National Parks Nationwide
    Free Admission on Veterans Day

    Free Admission to Aquarium of the Pacific for Veterans
    Free Admission with valid service ID on Thursday, November 11
    100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802

    Honoring Those Who Served - Veterans Day Ceremony - Riverside National Cemetery
    Thursday, November 11- 10:15 AM
    22495 Van Buren Blvd Riverside, CA 92518

    Culver City Symphony Orchestra
    Free Performance on Saturday, Nov 13 at Veterans Memorial Auditorium
    4117 Overland Ave, Culver City, CA 90230