Welcome Home Veterans Celebration


Welcome Home Veterans Celebration


 Join us September 13-17, 2017 for a multi-day Celebration and Annual Welcome Home Parade 

Originally created to honor Vietnam Veterans, this is now a tribute by Vietnam Veterans to all American Heroes. This is a day for families, friends and all citizens to salute the service and sacrifices made by America’s Military. Join our special guests as every branch of the service is recognized – every man and women who served will be honored. 

For full details, to book your package, purchase tickets to individual events, and see a detailed schedule please visit the Welcome Home Veterans Celebration website. 


SEPT 13: Operation Stand Down at Daymar College
                USS LST 325 at McGregor Park
                PBS screening of Ken Burns "The Vietnam War" at Old Glory Distillery
SEPT. 14: Opening Ceremony of American Veterans Traveling Tribute (AVTT) Vietnam Wall, Field of Honor
                 and Eye's of Freedom at Beachaven Winery
                 POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony at First Baptist Church
SEPT. 15: National POW/MIA Remembrance Day Lunch at Wilma Rudolph Event Center
                 Wreath Laying Service and Massing of the Colors at Beachaven Winery
                 1967 Bob Hope Tribute to the Troops
SEPT. 16: Welcome Home Parade through Downtown Clarksville
                 Picnic & Bluegrass at Beachaven Winery
                 American Pride Concert

The parade is free and open to the public. All Veterans are encouraged to register for the parade. If you have a group, float or marching band, please download and complete the application here.

Thanks to Ft. Campbell Historic Foundation and Sykes Funeral Home we will have the American Veteran Traveling Tribute Wall


For more information about volunteering for the parade please contact: frances@visitclarksvilletn.com or call 931-245-4345


Browse the amazing images from the 2016 Parade below...

2016 Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Parade

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