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Veterans Day Parade

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Gallery: More images of the 2013 San Marcos Veterans Day parade

Scenes from the annual Veterans Day parade in downtown San Marcos on Nov. 9.

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Wallace Dockall to lead Veterans Day parade on Saturday

A World War II veteran will lead the San Marcos Veterans Day Parade with a theme of “Honoring All Who Served” on Saturday, Nov. 9, joined by an Honor Guard of two other distinguished veterans of the...

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Wanted: Veterans Day parade grand marshal

The city of San Marcos is seeking San Marcos veterans who served during a time of military conflict to serve as grand marshal of the city’s annual Veterans Day parade. The nomination deadline has been extended to...

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

World War II veterans named parade grand marshals

A pair of World War II veterans will share grand marshal honors during the annual Veterans Day Parade at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 in downtown San Marcos.

Friday, November 5th, 2010

The Weekend: The dark end of daylight savings

The city's salute to Veterans Day will feature a parade and the traditional free biscuits and gravy breakfast on Saturday. There's also music, market days and a Dia De Los Muetos Festival. Ah, autumn!

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Nagy selected as grand marshal for Veterans Day parade

From a field of six Vietnam-era veterans nominated by local residents, retired U.S. Navy Captain Bettye Nagy was chosen to serve as Grand Marshall of the 2010 San Marcos Veterans Day Parade, which will take place Saturday.

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Nagy chosen as Veterans Day Parade grand marshal

Retired U.S. Navy Captain Bettye Nagy has been chosen to serve as grand marshal of the 2010 San Marcos Veterans Day Parade to be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6.

Friday, November 6th, 2009

The Weekend: Parades, music, marketplaces

The weekend is chock-full of fine events. The Veterans Day Parade in San Marcos has more than 78 entries, Java Jive is cooking up delicious foods and coffees, the music is particularly good this weekend and the...

Monday, September 28th, 2009

City seeks parade entrants, nominees

The City of San Marcos is seeking entrants and nominees for the position of grand marshall for the Veteran's Day Parade.