The City of Hamilton will honour Canadian War Veterans this November at multiple locations across the city. This year marks the 100th year anniversary of The Great War ending on November 11, 1918.
Hamilton Remembrance Day Parade and Service
The Hamilton Remembrance Day Parade and Service will take place at Veteran’s Place in Gore Park. Honour the fallen soldiers at the cenotaph, inside the downtown park, on Sunday, November 11. The parade starts at James Street North in front of the John Weir Foote V.C. Armoury and heads south to Gore Park. This event will recognize the dedicated service of the men and woman in the Canadian Armed Forces from 10:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Stoney Creek Remembrance Day Parade and Service
The annual Stoney Creek Remembrance Day Parade and Service is a staple in this historic area of the city. The Cenotaph at King Street and Highway 8 will recognize the dedicated service of the men and woman in the Canadian Armed Forces Canadian Armed Forces from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Dundas Remembrance Day Parade and Service
The Dundas Remembrance Day service takes place at the village Cenotaph at the Dundas Lions Memorial Community Center from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. down the mountain in Dundas.
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum
CHCH-TV will broadcast live from the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. on November 11. The CWHM will honour service personnel at a special indoor Remembrance Day Service. For those wishing to attend the event, parking and admission are free but guests are encouraged to bring a donation for the museum. This limited capacity setting will feature a warplane flight demonstration, weather permitting.
West Hamilton, Waterdown, Glanbrook, Ancaster, Lynden, Mount Hope and Branch 163 will also hold a Remembrance Day Sunday Service between 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Help Hamilton remember the freedoms that we are afforded every day by recognizing the fallen members of the Canadian Armed Forces this upcoming Remembrance Day!