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Veterans Day Events Throughout New Jersey

11-8-13

Monday is Veterans Day and New Jersey has many activities related to the holiday where residents can honor the state’s men and women who have served, and continue to serve, in the military. If you have events to add, share them in the comments section at the bottom of the page.

ATLANTIC COUNTY

Northfield

Event: Veterans Day Program

Date: Nov. 11 at 2 p.m.

Location: 235 Dolphin Ave.

BERGEN COUNTY

Teterboro

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 10 at 11 a.m.

Location: Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum of New Jersey, 400 Fred Wehran Drive, Teterboro Airport

Website: http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/Calendar.aspx?EID=1763&month=11&year=2013&day=7&calType=0

BURLINGTON COUNTY

Bordentown

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 9 at 2 p.m.

Location: Crosswicks Street Bordentown Cemetery

CAMDEN COUNTY

Pennsauken

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 10 at 1 p.m.

Location: Veterans Island at Cooper River Park

CAPE MAY COUNTY

Cape May

Event: Veterans Day Service

Date: Nov. 11 at 2 p.m.

Location: Veteran’s Cemetery, Crest Haven Complex

ESSEX COUNTY

Belleville

Event: Veterans Day Parade

Date: Nov. 10 at 1 p.m.

Location: Corner of Mill Street and Union Avenue

Bloomfield

Event: Veterans Day Parade

Date: Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Bloomfield Town Hall, 1 Municipal Plaza

Newark

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 8 at 1 p.m.

Location: Essex County Veterans Memorial Park

Nutley

Event: A Day of Honor: Veterans Appreciation Day

Date: Nov. 10 from 1:30 to 5 p.m.

Location: Kingsland Manor

Website: http://www.nutleynj.org/calendar

Nutley

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 11 at 11 a.m.

Location: World War II monument, Intersection of Booth Drive and Vincent Place

Website: http://www.nutleynj.org/calendar

GLOUCESTER COUNTY

Washington Township

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 11 at 11 a.m.

Location: All Veterans Park on Hurffville Cross Keys Road

Website: http://www.twp.washington.nj.us/

Sewell

Event: Veterans Day Celebration

Date: Nov. 11 at 10 a.m.

Location: Gloucester County College Center, 1400 Tanyard Road

HUDSON COUNTY

Jersey City

Event: Honoring Our Heroes: A Military & Musical Veteran’s Day Tribute

Date: Nov. 11 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Location: The Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Memorial Park, 435 Newark Ave.

Website: http://www.cityofjerseycity.com/cultural-calendar.aspx

Jersey City

Event: AITIF’s Annual Veterans Day Performance

Date: Nov. 11 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Location: American Airlines Theatre, 227 West 42nd St.

Website: http://www.cityofjerseycity.com/cultural-calendar.aspx

HUNTERDON COUNTY

Flemington

Event: Veterans Day Service

Date: Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Veterans Monument at Main and East Main streets

Glen Gardener

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 10 at 8 a.m.

Location: Spruce Run Memorial VFW Post 519, 179 Main St.

MERCER COUNTY

West Windsor

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 11 at 11:30 a.m.

Location: Dutch Neck World War II Monument

West Windsor

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 11 at noon

Location: Municipal Building, 271 Clarksville Road

Website: http://www.westwindsornj.org/veteransday2013.pdf

MIDDLESEX COUNTY

New Brunswick

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 8 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Location: World War II Memorial and Voorhees Mall, Rutgers University

Website: http://search.mycentraljersey.com/sp?aff=1002&eventId=62361&skin=

Woodbridge

Event: Veterans Day Parade

Date: Nov. 10 at 1:30 p.m.

Location: Woodbridge Town Hall, 1 Main St.

MONMOUTH COUNTY

Holmdel

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 9 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Location: New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial Vietnam Era Museum and Educational Center, 1 Memorial Lane

Website: http://www.njvvmf.org/

Holmdel

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 11 at 11 a.m.

Location: At the memorial at the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial Vietnam Era Museum and Educational Center, 1 Memorial Lane

Website: http://www.njvvmf.org/assets/pdfs/veterans%20day%20release%202013.pdf

Holmdel

Event: LT Dennis Zilinski Run/Walk. Pre-register at online or registration will be available day of at the event between 7:45 and 8:45 a.m. There will also be last minute registration between 9:30 and 9:45 a.m.

Date: Nov. 10; Ceremony from 8:50 to 9:30 a.m.; 3.5-mile run or two-mile walk at 10 a.m.; post-run reception at 11 a.m.

Location: PNC Arts Center, Garden State Parkway Exit 116

Website: http://www.runwithdennis.org/run.asp

Freehold

Event: Veterans Day Celebration — Event by iPlay America Indoor Theme Park. Free rides for active and retired military members and their families.

Date: Nov. 10 and 11

Location: 110 Schanck Road

Red Bank

Event: Veterans Day Parade

Date: Nov. 11 at 11 a.m.

Location: Parade starting point is 51 Monmouth St.

MORRIS COUNTY

Parsippany

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 11 at 11 a.m.

Location: Veterans Memorial Park

Website: http://www.parsippany.net/Calendar/

OCEAN COUNTY

Toms River

Event: Ocean County Veterans Day Parade

Date: Nov. 11 at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Main Street

PASSAIC COUNTY

Paterson

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 8 at 12:30 p.m.

Location: First floor Rotunda, Historic Court House, 71 Hamilton St.

Website: http://www.passaiccountynj.org/documentcenter/view/3224

SOMERSET COUNTY

Franklin Township

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 11 at 9 a.m.

Location: Franklin Township School, 52 Asbury Broadway Road

UNION COUNTY

Scotch Plains

Event: Dedication of the Scotch Plains Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Date: Nov. 10 at 1 p.m.

Location: Town Hall Memorial

Website: http://www.scotchplainsnj.gov/calendar.html

WARREN COUNTY

Phillipsburg

Event: Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: Nov. 10 at 1 p.m.

Location: Phillipsburg High School Gym, 200 Hillcrest Boulevard

Washington Township

Event: Flag Raising Ceremony

Date: Nov. 11 at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Warren County Community College, 457 Route 57

  • Gabby Peterson

    For the iPlay America event in Freehold –

    Website: iplayamerica.com

    The first 100 kids in the door will receive a prize bag.
    iPlay will also be hosting soldiers and a real humvee outside the park, and will be holding a ceremony for Veterans inside the park at 1pm on Monday.

  • Jenni Tevlin

    Monmouth County: Sunday Nov 9: Riding My Way Back Film Screening Veterans Community Awareness Event

    628 Middletown-Lincroft Rd Middletwon, NJ

    3PM

    http://www.spuronline.org