Veterans Tribute NC
November 4-6 & 11-13, 2022
Veterans Tribute NC returns with a full list of activities, including the annual Veterans Day Parade along Western Boulevard, a family fun event at the Jacksonville Commons, tours of the Lejeune Memorial Gardens and the Veterans Walk of Honor. Make plans now to join us in Jacksonville, NC where you’ll Receive A Hero’s Welcome!
Explore our website for more information on hotels, things to do and see, and places to eat while you are in Jacksonville.
Veterans Day Parade
November 5, 10AM, Along Western Blvd, from 444 Western Blvd to Liberty Drive: Come out and show your support for our Nation's troops and Veterans. The parade is hosted by NCOA Downeast Chapter 906.
Family Fun Event - Nov 5
Jacksonville Commons Recreation Complex, 100 Recreation Lane: Food Trucks, Vendors, Music and more!
Onslow Veterans Pow Wow, Nov 5-6
Jacksonville American Legion, 146 Broadhurst Road: Cultural event with music, dancing, exhibits, food trucks, vendors and more!
Lejeune Memorial Gardens Guided Tours - Nov 5-6
Reservation required; Located at 109 Montford Landing Road: Tour the Lejeune Memorial Gardens where you can learn military history, pay tribute to the fallen, and honor all those who fought for their country. Space is limited for the guided tour. Complete this online form to reserve your spot.
Note: While reservations are required for the guided tour, the public can still enjoy the Gardens on their own throughout the weekend.
Veterans Walk of Honor - Nov 5-13
Located at 109 Montford Landing Road: During a visit to the Lejeune Memorial Gardens, you'll have a chance to view the Veterans Walk of Honor. Submissions for Veterans are accepted throughout the year and are featured signs that will be deployed throughout the Gardens. We invite the public to stop by the Gardens for this special tribute.
Submit your Hero's name and photo to be included on the Walk of Honor: Submit Your Hero (web form)
Jacksonville Speckled Trout Tournament - November 5-6, 2022
Casper's Marina, 301 S Water St, Swansboro: Part of the NC Coastal Trout Series, proceeds from this tournament will benefit the Jacksonville - Camp Lejeune USO. Must fish 3 of the 4 tournaments to qualify for the Series payout. Visit PlayJOSC.com/TroutSeries for full details.
Special thanks to our past event sponsors and partners!