Veterans Day Events 2019
Monday, November 11, 2019
The following Veterans Day events will take place on Monday, November 11, 2019.
Veterans Day Celebration at Anastasia Baptist Church
Anastasia Baptist Church will host a Veterans Day commemoration that will include entertainment by the St. Johns County Chamber Music Chorale from St. Augustine High School, along with the Liberty Express Quartet. The event will feature atrium displays from several nonprofits associated with veterans. Anastasia Baptist Church is located at 1650 A1A South, St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080. Call (904) 829-0381 for more information.
Veterans Day Memorial in St. Augustine Beach
The City of St. Augustine Beach will host a Veterans Day memorial ceremony on Monday from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Lakeside Park Veterans Memorial. The ceremony will be led by a City of St. Augustine Beach official and the event will include an honor guard, bagpipers, along with special guest speakers and veterans groups. Veterans, active military and all St. Augustine Beach families are welcome to attend this observance. Refreshments will be served. The Veterans Memorial at Lakeside Park is located at 2340 A1A South in St. Augustine Beach, just behind the St. Augustine Beach Police Station. Visit here or call (904) 669-5670 for more information.
Free Admission to Castillo de San Marcos in Honor of Veterans Day
Old Town Trolley Tours
On Monday, November 11, 2019, Historical Tours of America will offer all military (veterans, active-duty, retired, and honorably discharged) and first responders complimentary admission to the Old Town Trolley Tour, the Old Jail, the Oldest Store Museum, and Potter's Wax Museum.
Additionally, in partnership with Patriot Service Dogs, Old Town Trolleys will again sponsor a service dog for a disabled veteran, donating $1 from every ticket sold on Veterans Day to that organization. Old Town Trolleys has sponsored six puppies for veterans so far.
Patriot Service Dogs
The attractions below offer free admission for veterans on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, 2019:
Villa Zorayda will offer free admission for all veterans with military ID on Monday, November 11, 2019. Family members receive half-price admission. This offer cannot be combined with any other discount, and is only valid on Veterans Day.
The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Maritime Museum will offer FREE admission for veterans on Veterans Day.
The Lightner Museum will offer free admission to all former military personnel on Monday, November 11 2019.
The World Golf Hall of Fame offers free admission and special activities for all active-duty military, veterans and their dependents on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, November 9, 10, and 11, 2019. Visit here for more information.
All Florida state parks offer free admission for everyone on Veterans Day, November 11, 2019.