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Veteran's Day Ceremony

Washington Park , LaFayette & LaSalle St, Ottawa, IL 61350

Veteran's Day Monday Nov. 11, 2019

The Public Is Invited

Washington Park Downtown Ottawa, Illinois LaSalle and Lafayette St (in case of rain VFW Post 2470) 1501 N LaSalle St., Ottawa, IL 61350

Assemble at 10:00 AM Commence Ceremony at 10:15 AM Firing Squad and Taps at 11:00 AM

Luncheon to follow at: VFW Post 2470 LaSalle St., Ottawa, IL

Veterans Day - Ottawa, Illinois

Washington Park, LaSalle and LaFayette, Ottawa, IL 61350

Veteran's Day Sunday Nov. 11, 2018

The Public Is Invited

Washington Park Downtown Ottawa, Illinois LaSalle and Lafayette St (in case of rain VFW Post 2470) 1501 N LaSalle St., Ottawa, IL 61350

Assemble at 10:00 AM Commence Ceremony at 10:15 AM Firing Squad and Taps at 11:00 AM

Luncheon to follow at: VFW Post 2470 LaSalle St., Ottawa, IL

Memorial Day Parade/Ceremony - Ottawa, Illinois

Fox River Bridge - Washington Park, Ottawa, IL 61350

Memorial Day 2018

May 28, 2018 9:00 AM Main St at Fox River Bridge Short Ceremony Sinking of the Navy Mother's wreath 9:30 AM

Parade kicks off

Main St to Columbus St to Washington Park

10:00 A.M. Ceremony in Washington Park

Luncheon provided at American Legion Post 33 following program.

Veteran's Day Ceremony

Washington Park, Columbus and Jackson St., Ottawa, IL 61350

Veteran's Day Saturday Nov. 11, 2017

Washington Park - Ottawa, Illinois 61350 (Bounded by Jackson, LaSalle, Lafayette, and Columbus Sts.,) in downtown Ottawa, IL (in case of rain VFW Post 2470)

Assemble at 10:00 AM Commence Ceremony at 10:15 AM Firing Squad and Taps at 11:00 AM

Luncheon to follow at: VFW Post 2470 1501 LaSalle St., Ottawa, IL

Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony

Washington Park , Columbus and Jackson, Ottawa, IL 61350

The Public is encouraged to attend.

Assemble at 9:00 AM on Main St., at the Fox River Bridge, Ottawa, IL 61350

Short Ceremony - 9:30 AM Sinking of the Navy Mother's wreath.

Parade kicks off:

Main St. West, to Columbus St. North, to Washington Park, (Bounded by Jackson, LaSalle, Lafayette, and Columbus Sts.,) in down town Ottawa, IL

10:00 A.M. Ceremony in Washington Park

Luncheon provided at: American Legion Post 33 901 LaSalle St., Ottawa, IL following the program.