Veterans March and Ceremony

Veterans Celebration 2014
The City of Canal Winchester, with Canal Winchester Senior Citizens, Inc. and VFW Post 10523 will host a Veterans March and Ceremony on Saturday November 11. The public and members of the media are invited to join veterans, city officials, and guests for this patriotic event. 

Veterans March & Ceremony, 10:00 A.M.  
A Veterans March will begin at Frances Steube Community Center’s 22 S. Trine St. entrance and continue onto East Waterloo between Trine and High Street, turning at S. High Street to end at Stradley Place. 

A ceremony at Stradley Place (located next to Canal Winchester Municipal Office Building at 36 S. High Street in downtown Canal Winchester) will be held immediately following the veterans march.  Highlights will include a special performance of our National Anthem by Mike Walker, a 21 Gun Salute, and the playing of Taps. 2017 Keynote speaker Warren Motts will address the crowd.

November 11 veterans celebration will also feature a free pancake breakfast for veterans and their families, including widows and widowers, at the Frances Steube Community Center from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.


During October, event organizers request submissions of veteran photos, including name, service dates, and branch of service.  Photos will be displayed in an honorary window exhibit at the city's municipal building throughout November, and will be highlighted during Veterans Day events.  

Please note:  Photos submitted since 2014 will be exhibited again and do not need to be resubmitted this year.  

Photos should show veterans or active military personnel in uniform and include the following information
     • Name
     • Branch of service
     • Years served
     • Phone number for any follow up questions

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  1. Amanda Lemke

    Media Contact

    Phone: 614-834-9915
    Fax: 614-837-0145

    Mailing Address
    36 S. High Street
    Canal Winchester, Ohio 43110

    Office Address
    22 S. Trine St.
    Canal Winchester, Ohio 43110

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    8:00 – 4:30

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