The Veterans of Foreign War (VFW), American Legion, and the City of Cornelius are co-hosting the Fourth Annual Veterans Day Celebration in beautiful Veterans Memorial Park in Cornelius.
Keynote speaker confirmed for this year’s event is United States veteran and Washington County Commissioner Bob Terry. The celebration includes participation by the American Legion and VFW groups throughout Washington County. Highlights of the event include a 7-gun salute by the VFW veterans group, a welcoming by Cornelius Mayor Jef Dalin, singing by soloist Hillsboro Police Dept. Sgt. Eric Bunday, and music by bagpiper Tim Birr. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard will post the colors.
The public is welcome and encouraged to attend the honoring of our country’s veterans past and present.