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National D-Day Memorial

June 8, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm


 

D-Day Memorial Parade of the Greatest Generation

OFF-SITE PARTNER EVENT

 

NOTE: This event is held at the National D-Day Memorial

 


 

Enjoy a 1940s-era parade on the morning of June 8th as part of the 75th Anniversary Commemoration events.

 

Antique cars, bands, veterans, living historians, and more will take to the streets in tribute to those who served. At the end of the parade, a bell will toll marking the 19 men from Company A and one from Company F from Bedford killed on June 6, 1944.

 

For a parade entrant application please visit the registration link at dday.org/75.

 

AN IMPORTANT NOTE FROM THE ACADEMY

IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19, THE ACADEMY CENTER OF THE ARTS HAS POSTPONED ALL PERFORMANCES FROM SATURDAY, MARCH 14 THROUGH WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, 2020. CLASSES WILL BE SUSPENDED FOR TWO WEEKS FOLLOWING EXECUTIVE ORDER BY GOVERNOR RALPH NORTHAM.

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