Carteret County, NC Veterans Day Parade

“The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly proportional to how they perceive veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated by our nation.”George Washington

The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month

The Veterans Coalition of the Crystal Coast (VCCC) celebrates and honors all veterans of all wars and conflicts by proudly supporting and participating in the Carteret County Veterans Day Parade. VCCC volunteers, expend more than 400-man hours organizing and supporting the Carteret County Veterans Day Parade.

MCAS Cherry Point 2nd MAW Band heralding in the Veterans
MCAS Cherry Point 2nd Marine Air Wing (MAW) Color Guard Leads the Parade
WWII Veterans
Carteret County Veterans Day Parade

“We can’t all be heroes, because somebody has to sit (Stand) on the curb and applaud when they go by.”—-Will Rogers

To be a part of the Veterans Day Parade Committee, contact the Parade Coordinator at: [email protected]