The parade route will begin at the corner of A. Phillip Randolph Blvd. and Bay Street. The route will continue down Bay Street to Newnan Street, follow to Independent Street (which turns in to Water Street) and will end at the Prime F. Osborn, III Convention Center.
to view a map of the parade route.
Parade watchers are encouraged to show their support by wearing red, white and blue, as well as by waving flags, banners and signs. The parade can be viewed from both sides of the street along the parade route.
- November 11: 6 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- Gator Bowl Blvd. from A. Phillip Randolph Blvd. to Adams Street
- November 11: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
- Bay Street from A. Phillip Randolph Blvd. to Newnan Street
- Newnan Street from Bay Street to Independent Street
- Independent/Water Streets from Newnan Street to Lee Street
- Lee Street from Water Street to Adams Street
- Bay Street from Lee Street to the I-10 Entrance ramp on Bay Street
- Liberty and Market streets will remain open to access and exit the Berkman Plaza and the Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel.
The Jacksonville Veterans Day Parade presented by The Law Offices of Ron Sholes, P.A. is one of the largest parades in the Southeast. Applications to participate are closed and will open for the 2020 parade on August 3, 2020.
We encourage you to still participate in the 2019 parade by lining the parade route with your organizations members to show your gratitude for our service men and women. You can stand street side anywhere along the parade route and waive flags, cheer, and applaud.
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