2020 Cape May County Veterans Day Events


Lower Township Veterans Day Parade
Saturday, November 7 at 11 a.m.
Begins in front of the Villas Fire Department and continues down Bayshore Road to Township Hall

The parade features local veterans, military vehicles, first responders, bands, and community organizations. The parade begins at the Villas Fire Department and proceeds south down Bayshore Rd. ending at Township Hall (2600 Bayshore Rd.). For more information or if you are a Veterans Organization or know a Veteran who would like to participate, or be honored, please contact Eileen Kreis at (609) 886-2005 ext. 132 or ekreis@townshipoflower.org.

North Wildwood Veterans Day Ceremony
Wednesday, November 11 at 10 a.m.
Veteran’s Monument, Spruce and New York Avenues, North Wildwood

Sponsored by VFW Post 5491. Ceremony to honor Veterans will begin at 10 a.m. at Veteran’s Monument, located at Spruce and New York Avenues, in North Wildwood. For more information call 609-522-5832.

Osprey Point Veterans Day Service
Wednesday, November 11 at 10 a.m.
Staff Sergeant William Godfrey Memorial Park at Osprey Point, 1731 Rt. 9, Seaville

A Veterans Day Service will be held at 10 am Wednesday, November 11 at Staff Sergeant William Godfrey Memorial Park and hosted by Osprey Point resident, James Joyce. All are welcome to attend this Veterans Day Service to honor those who have and continue to serve our country. If there is inclement weather, the Service will be held in the Osprey Point Clubhouse. All COVID-19 precautions will be observed.

Ocean City Veterans Day Program
Wednesday, November 11 at 11 a.m.
Ocean City Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Avenue, Ocean City

Ocean City’s annual Veterans Day ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11 at the Ocean City Tabernacle. The ceremony will include music, remarks, prayer, and the placing of a memorial wreath. Ocean City’s Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Commander Mike Morrissey and American Legion Commander Bob Marzulli will deliver keynote addresses. All attendees will be asked to wear masks and to maintain social distancing. The Tabernacle auditorium will be sanitized in advance, and windows and doors will remain open to increase air circulation. The ceremony also will be streamed live, so that anybody can watch from home. Details on how to access the event: Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/248237501  Access Code: 248-237-501. You can also dial in using your phone: United States (Toll Free): 1 877 568 4106 or United States: +1 (646) 749-3129.

Post 331 Veterans Day Ceremony
Wednesday, November 11 at 12 p.m.
American Legion Stephen C. Ludlam Post 331, 11617 Second Avenue, Stone Harbor

Face masks are required and social distancing protocols must be followed.

Cape May County Veterans Video

Instead of the in-person ceremony that is usually held at Naval Air Station Wildwood, a video honoring Veterans will be posted to the County’s website.

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