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2014 Veterans Day Events in NJ

Veterans Day is Tuesday, Nov. 11 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
Somers Point
Event: Run for the Vets
Date: Sunday, Nov. 9
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: American Legion Somers Point
Website: http://www.patriotconnections.org/events/run-for-the-vets-amer-leg-somers-pt/

BERGEN COUNTY
Garfield
Event: Veterans Day Appreciation Dinner
Date: Monday, Nov. 10
Time: 6 to 9 p.m.
Location: Garfield VFW
Website: http://www.garfieldnj.org/filestorage/2184/2212/vetinvite2FINAL.jpg

Hackensack
Event: Recognition Ceremony to Honor Hackensack UMC Military Heroes
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Hekemian Auditorium

Oakland
Event: Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Veterans’ Park
Website: http://www.oakland-nj.org/americanlegion.html

Paramus
Event: Commbat Paper NJ Exhibition
Date: Monday, Nov. 10 through Friday, Nov. 14
Location: Bergen Community College’s Gallery Bergen
Website: http://www.bergen.edu/pressreleases/veterans-turn-uniforms-into-paper-art-247

Rochelle Park
Event: Veterans Day Service
Date: Sunday, Nov. 9
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Monuments on Rochelle Avenue
Website: http://www.alpost170.us/veterans-day-service/

CAMDEN COUNTY
Cherry Hill
Event: Camden County Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Sunday, Nov. 9
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Veterans Island
Website: http://www.patriotconnections.org/events/camden-county-veterans-day-ceremony-2014/

Cherry Hill
Event: Veterans Day, Flag Retirement, Service Medals
Date: Sunday, Nov. 9
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: American Legion Cherry Hill
Website: http://www.patriotconnections.org/events/veterans-day-flag-retirement-service-medals-food-buffet-amer-legion/

Pennsauken
Event: Veterans Day Observance
Date: Sunday, Nov. 9
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Cooper River Park

CAPE MAY COUNTY
Avalon
Event: Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Veterans Plaza
Website: http://www.visitavalonnj.com/event/avalon-veterans-day-ceremony

Cape May
Event: Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Columbia Avenue Monument
Website: http://www.discovercapemaynj.com/events/veterans-day-ceremony

Cape May
Event: Veterans Day Observance
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Cape May Court House

Stone Harbor
Event: Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: Noon
Location: 117th Street and Second Avenue
Website: http://www.visitavalonnj.com/event/stone-harbor-veterans-day-ceremony

Wildwood
Event: Veterans Day Observance
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: VFW Post 3509
Website: http://www.wildwoodsnj.com/calendar.cfm?Mode=Results&coe_id=1187&KEYWORD=&ANYALL=PHRASE&MonthYearCat=2_2014

ESSEX COUNTY
Belleville
Event: Veterans Day Parade
Date: Monday, Nov. 10
Time: Noon
Location: Mill Street and Union Avenue
Website: http://www.patriotconnections.org/events/belleville-nj-annual-veterans-day-parade/

Verona
Event: Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Verona Town Hall
Website: http://www.veronanj.org/

MERCER COUNTY
Hopewell
Event: Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Saturday, Nov. 8
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Alliger Park
Website: http://www.hopewellvalleyveterans.org/

MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Piscataway
Event: Rutgers Military Appreciation Day Football Game
Date: Saturday, Nov. 15
Location: Rutgers Stadium
Website: http://www.patriotconnections.org/events/rutgers-military-appreciation-day-football-game/

Woodbridge
Event: 8th Annual Veterans Day Parade
Date: Sunday, Nov. 9
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Ross Street School #11 on Ross Street

MONMOUTH COUNTY
Holmdel
Event: Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial
Website: http://www.njvvmf.org/calendar-of-events.html

Marlboro
Event: Veterans Day Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 11
Time: 9:45 a.m.
Location: Marlboro Township Veterans Memorial at the Municipal Complex

Middletown Township
Event: Veterans Day Breakfast
Date: Sunday, Nov. 9
Time: 8 a.m.
Location: VFW Post 2179
Website: http://www.middletownnj.org/events/month/2014/11

MORRIS COUNTY
Morristown
Event: 3rd Annual Stand Down
Date: Friday, Nov. 14 through Saturday, Nov. 15
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: National Guard Armory
Website: http://www.patriotconnections.org/events/3rd-annual-stand-down-morristown-nj/