Area Veterans Day Celebrations
Hondo - Saturday,
Nov. 8; FREE
The CAF’s Tex Hill Wing & City of Hondo
Hondo Veterans Day Celebration at South Texas Regional Airport in
Gates open at 9 a.m. Music by USAF Band of the West; POW/MIA
table; airplane rides for kids; helicopter rides available.
Flyovers and vendors.
Hondo - Monday,
Nov. 10; FREE
Veterans Ceremony sponsored by HHS Student Council
8 a.m. at the flagpoles in front of Hondo HS
Reception following in school cafeteria.
All veterans & active duty military personnel and their
families are special guests.
Castroville/Devine - Sunday, Nov. 9;
Veterans Day at Shooting Star Museum 1-8
Uniform display, cannon demonstration, movie, “B24 Liberator,”
“Living History” speech and music by Dan Greene.
Food available. 5445 CR 5710, Devine
Castroville - Monday,
Nov. 11; FREE
American Legion Post 460 presents
Veterans Day Services
Parade at 10:30 a.m., corner of Fiorella & Paris
Services at September Square begin at 11 a.m.
Monday, Nov. 11; FREE
Sabinal HS Student Council will lay a wreath at
the Veterans’ Memorial in Sabinal City Park
prior to the service at 10 a.m., then move
to the high school gym for assembly at 11 a.m.
Natalia - Monday, Nov. 11 at 10:30
Note new time. Annual Veterans Day observance at
Veterans Monument on SH 132 N.
Speaker is USAF Col. Thomas G. Weaver, veteran of 171 combat
missions in Southeast Asia, mostly over North Vietnam, in the
RF-101 “Vodoo” reconnaissance plane.
Music by Natalia High School Band and Devine and Natalia
elementary and high school choirs.
Helotes - Sunday,
Nov. 9 • 3 PM
Veterans Day Band Concert, “Valor, Courage,
Sacrifice” by Helotes Area Community Band.