ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH, LA (WVUE) - People will line the streets of St. John Parish Wednesday to honor and thank local veterans for their service.
The fifth annual Veterans Day Parade and Celebration will kick off at 10 a.m. at the Home Depot in LaPlace. The parade will travel down Airline Highway and wrap up at the Southeast Louisiana War Veterans Home in Reserve.
St. John Parish encourages people to wave American Flags and salute the veterans riding in convertibles, jeeps, motorcycles, and service oriented vehicles.
Residents are also welcome to participate in a ceremony on the grounds of the SELA War Veterans Home following the parade.