Veterans Parade, Car Show & Cook-Off

Honoring All Who Served

The City of Roanoke, with the partnership of VFW Post 5074 will be hosting a Veterans Day Parade! Join us Saturday, November 5, starting at 11:00 AM for the Veterans Ceremony, Parade, Car Show, and Cook Off.  

Schedule:

  • 11:00 AM- Car Show Opens- Located in the Lamar St. parking lot on the corner of Lamar St. and Oak St. 
  • 12:00 PM- Veterans Ceremony- Located in the City Hall Plaza, 500 S. Oak St. 
  • 12:00 PM- Cook off begins- see details below.
  • 12:20 PM- Military plane fly over.
  • 12:25 PM- Parade begins- Located on historic Oak St. in downtown Roanoke.
  • 1:00 PM- Live music and free children's activities begin- Located in the City Hall Plaza, 500 S. Oak St.  
  • 3:00 PM- Car show winners announced- Located in the Lamar St. parking lot on the corner of Lamar St. and Oak St.  
  • 4:00 PM- Event ends.

Cook Off: VOTE HERE

The unique dining capital of Texas is excited to showcase local restaurants with the second annual Veterans Day cook off. Visit one of the following participating restaurants on November 5th to receive a free sample their food. Then simply vote for your favorite! Each person voting will be entered to win a gift card to their favorite cook off participating Roanoke restaurant. 

Veterans Day 2022