Entries being accepted for 2017 Lexington Veterans Day Parade

The Lexington Veterans Day Parade committee is now accepting entries for the 2017 parade, to be held at 2 p.m. on Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11.

“The parade salutes our Veterans, active members of the U.S. military and their families,” said Rev. Dr. Jim Thurman, parade committee co-chair and Army Veteran. “We’re excited to be able to bring the Veterans Day parade back to downtown Lexington and into the heart of our community.”

Applications for parade participants and vendors can be found online at the newly launched website http://lexveteransdayparade.org/. Parade entry forms are due by October 31.

Follow @LexVeteransDay on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for information, event updates and day of coverage. Parade participants and attendees are encouraged to share their photos online, tag @LexVeteransDay and use #LexVeteransDay2017.