Veterans Day Parade 2021

We are excited to announce the 2021 Veterans Day Parade will return this year on November 6th, 2021. This year’s theme will be “Patriotism, special focus- Honoring Armed Forces Medical Personnel”

If you are interested in participating, please visit our application page.

The Parade Committee and Cumberland County Veterans Council is hoping to exceed the 69 entrants in the 2018 Parade. Fayetteville and surrounding areas Let’s make it happen and break 100 entry’s including active duty military and military equipment, JROTC and ROTC units, marching bands from the military, local high schools and universities, numerous Veteran’s organizations. The Parade Map, Lineup Instructions and Parade Application are all found on this website along with information on the Cumberland County Veterans Council.

The Parade will begin on Hay Street by the Airborne Special Operations Museum and at the end of Cool Spring and Pearson Streets. Parade entry numbers will be mailed out in October to those approved for entry.

All applications and questions need to be submitted prior to 14 October in either of the following: Fayetteville Parks and Recreation on Lamon Street or mailed to Cumberland County Veterans Council, PO Box 2862, Fayetteville, NC 28301

The Veterans Day Parade is just one of the many events taking place as part of Hero’s Home Coming V. You can see these events at if you have questions please email us at

Check out last year’s parade courtesy of WRAL: