Rio Rancho Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony; Registration Now Open


RIO RANCHO, N.M. – Those seeking to participate (float or group) in the City of Rio Rancho’s Veterans Day Parade, taking place on Thursday, Nov. 11, can register now via the City’s website. Registration can also be completed in-person at the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department offices at Rio Rancho City Hall, 3200 Civic Center Circle.


The parade line-up will start at 8 a.m. along the west side of Country Club Drive and on Oakmount Drive. The parade will kick off at 10 a.m. and travel east on Southern Boulevard where it will conclude at Veterans Monument Park, near the intersection of Southern Boulevard and Pinetree Road. Immediately following the parade, participants and spectators can take part in a special Veterans Day Ceremony starting at 11 a.m. at the Veterans Monument Park (adjacent to Esther Bone Memorial Library). The ceremony will feature several guest speakers.


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