Oakland County Veterans Day Events

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On Veterans Day, we honor those who have served America in both war and peace, and have made incredible sacrifices to protect our nation. Many Oakland County cities, villages, and townships host Veterans Day events to honor America’s armed forces. Use our list below to observe Veterans Day 2021 and pay tribute at an event near you. Last updated 11/3/21

AUBURN HILLS

Nov. 8: Veterans Food Package Giveaway

BIRMINGHAM

Nov. 11: Shain Park Veterans Day Ceremony

BLOOMFIELD HILLS

Nov. 11: Cranbrook Science Center

FARMINGTON

Nov. 11: Veterans Day service

FARMINGTON HILLS

Nov. 11: Veterans Day Celebration

HIGHLAND

Nov.: Military Tribute Banners

HOLLY

Nov. 11: Great Lakes National Cemetery Veterans Day Ceremony

Nov. 11: Pancake Breakfast

INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP

Nov. 11: Portraits for Patriots

LAKE ORION

Nov. 11: Veterans Day Lunch

LYON TOWNSHIP

Nov. 15: War Dog Memorial presentation

MADISON HEIGHTS

Nov. 11: Veterans Day Tribute and Luminaries

MILFORD

Nov. 4: Veterans Resource Fair

NOVI

Nov. 7: Turn a Pen for a Veteran

Nov. 10: Presentation by Vietnam Veteran

OAKLAND TOWNSHIP

Nov. 11: Veterans Day Ceremony

ORION TOWNSHIP

Nov. 11: Veterans Day Ceremony

PONTIAC

Nov. 18: Veterans Resource Fair

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS

Nov. 11: ‘American Army in Normandy’ presentation

ROYAL OAK

Nov. 6: Ruck 22 March

SOUTH LYON

Nov. 11: Veterans Day Service

SOUTHFIELD

Nov. 6: Veterans Shabbat

Nov. 10: Veterans Day Ceremony

TROY

Nov. 11: Veterans Day Ceremony

WATERFORD TOWNSHIP

Nov. 6: Veterans Day Ceremony

Nov. 18: Thanksgiving and Veterans Recognition Luncheon

WEST BLOOMFIELD

Nov. 5: Heroes Appreciation Breakfast

Do you know of any other Veterans Day events taking place in the Oakland County area? Let us know about them; contact us at socialmedia@oakgov.com.

This Veterans Day, many businesses are giving back by offering discounts to veterans. Check out the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs blog post about Veterans Day discounts, free meals, and other programs. These are being shared so that Veterans, their families, caregivers, and survivors are aware of all resources available to them.


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