2019 Veterans Day Parade

Purple Heart Image

The 2019 Veterans Day Parade will take place this year on Monday, November 11th. The parade route will begin at Bedford/North Street intersection and end at Veterans Park. The parade will start at 9:30 a.m. and will culminate with a ceremony at the newly renovated Veterans Park at 11:00 a.m.

Parade setup starts at 9:00 a.m. and clean-up will end at 12:00 p.m.

The Patriotic and Special Events Committee is looking for organizations that would like to participate in the parade. If you would like to participate in the parade, please complete this form. For all additional inquires, please be sure and email Stamfordpsec@stamfordct.gov

The City is looking to share the story of Purple Heart Recipients in Stamford. Please email StamfordPSEC@stamfordct.gov and provide the following information:

  • Name of recipient:
  • Time of service:
  • Conflict:
  • Age at event / current age:
  • Unit:
  • Any details of your story:

The following Streets will be closed the day of the parade:

  • North Street from Summer to Prospect Street from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Bedford Street from Hoyt Street to Broad Street from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
  • Atlantic Street from Broad Street to Tresser Boulevard from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

The following streets will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

  • Broad Street from Summer Street to Gay Street.
  • Atlantic Street from Broad Street to Tresser Boulevard.
  • Main Street (Westbound) from Atlantic Street to Lower Summer Street.
  • Main Street (Eastbound) from Atlantic Street to Lower Summer Street.
  • Bank Street (Eastbound) to Atlantic Street (until 12:30 p.m.)
  • Spring Street to Bedford Street – no through traffic (until 11:00 a.m.)
  • Forest Street to Bedford Street - no through traffic (until 11:00 a.m.)

Image of Veterans Day parade route

Parade Route