Veterans Day events planned

| October 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — Veterans Day, the annual American holiday honoring military veterans, is observed Nov. 11, the anniversary of the end of World War I’s major hostilities.

The following events are scheduled:

11 / Friday

Kilauea Military Camp Veterans Day Ceremony, 3-4 p.m., Nov. 11, Big Island. Park admission is free. All active duty personnel, retirees and veterans who attend the ceremony can enjoy a free buffet, 4:30-8 p.m., at the Crater Rim Café. RSVP in advance at 967-8371.

Battleship Missouri Veterans Day Sunset Ceremony, 4:45-5:45 p.m., Nov. 11. Event is free and open to the public with advance reservations. RSVP at www.ussmissouri.org.

Veterans Day Concert at St. Andrew’s Cathedral, 7:30 p.m., Nov. 11, S. Beretania Street at Alakea/Queen Emma streets, Honolulu. Concert includes the Honolulu Symphony Chorus and Hawaii Pacific University’s International Vocal Ensemble. Performance is Haydn’s Mass in D minor (“Lord Nelson Mass”). Visit www.oahuchoral.com.

19 / Saturday

Patriot Run/Walk, 8 a.m., Nov. 19, at the Waterfront at Puuloa, 5105 Iroquois Ave., Ewa Beach. All proceeds will benefit the U.S. Vets Initiative in Kalaeloa for homeless veterans. Early registration deadline is Nov. 12. Late race entries will be accepted on race morning. Visit www.patriotrunhawaii.com.

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