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Veterans Parade & Festival

October 24, 2022

If you would like to march in this year’s Philadelphia Veteran’s Parade, read on. Spouses, partners, children, and friends are welcome to join!

What: Philly Veteran’s Parade & Festival
When: Sunday, November 6 [time 12:00 – 3:00 PM
Where: Rendezvous in front of the Comcast building
Parade Link: Philadelphia Veterans Parade (phillyveteransparade.org)

 

The Cohen Military Family Clinic at Penn is again the focal point for the Penn veteran’s community here.

 

RSVP - If you are marching, please email Peter Whitney [Peter.Whitney@Pennmedicine.upenn.edu] to confirm the # of people in your party.

  • Please provide a contact # for day of coordination/texts in case any details change.
  • Parade signs - if you’d like to make a sign for the parade, indicate that in your RSVP. Peter will arrange a crafting day.

 

  1. Shirts - We will all wear blue t-shirts. If you need a shirt email Peter, your shirt size. Shirts are unisex cut.

 

  1. Parking - Try the public lot at 1718 Cherry Street [Public transportation always works, too!].

 

  1. Rendezvous - in front of the Comcast building.

 

  1. Parade Route - starts at Juniper & Market Streets and runs down Market to 5th Street. Veterans’ festival immediately following the parade’s end, between 3rd & 5th on Market.