Veterans Day

When:
November 11, 2017 all-day
2017-11-11T00:00:00-05:00
2017-11-12T00:00:00-05:00

Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on November 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and November 11 became a national holiday beginning in 1938. President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed legislation in 1954 to change the name to Veterans Day as a way to honor those who served in all American wars. More

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