The nation's largest Veterans Day parade in New York City — America's Parade — is making its way to the West Coast. On Nov. 11, Los Angeles will host its first America's Parade while New York City will celebrate its 97th. The Veterans Day parade on both coasts will commemorate the 15th anniversary of 9/11 with special recognition to post-9/11 veterans and first responders, and it will honor the 25th anniversary of Desert Storm. America's Parade: New York City will start at approximately 11:15 a.m. EST on Friday, Nov. 11 as more than 20,000 participants march up Fifth Avenue from 26th Street to 52nd Street. America's Parade: Los Angeles will start at 11 a.m. PST on the West L.A. Veterans Affairs Campus. For more information, visit the America's Parade: New York City website.
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