The USS Midway will honor Veterans and active duty military on Veterans Day with a parade, free admission to the museum, and host NBC7 San Diego’s Salute to Service Festival!
The Veteran’s Day Parade that will take place on Veterans Day 11/11 and will begin at 11 a.m. on Harbor Drive.
Following the parade all those in attendance are invited to continue the celebration aboard the Midway with NBC 7 as they put on the third annual “Salute to Service Festival” from 1pm to 4pm. Attendees will enjoy free food, entertainment, and sweepstakes entry with military ID.
The festival is open to the public with regular museum admission however as an added bonus, the USS Midway is offering free admission to Veterans, active duty and up to four of their family members to the celebration!
Salute to Service festival highlights include live bands, meet and greet opportunities with Olympic athletes and singer Trevor Davis, from NBC’s hit show ‘The Voice’.
There will also be an expanded KidsZone this year offering a variety of activities and attractions.
Another popular feature is the wide range of sweepstakes prizes, including three grand prize trips for four to Hawaii, Mexico, and Florida, each with round-trip airfare on Alaska Airlines and complimentary accommodations.
Dozens of other entertainment and dining prizes will be given away at the event.
Veterans Day is on Monday November 11. For more information about the festivities please visit the USS Midway’s website www.midway.org.