ITHACA, N.Y. —  Ithaca streets will host the 99th Annual Tompkins County Veterans Day Parade at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 and feature of a procession of Irish pipe bands, community groups, Boy and Girl Scout Troops and an array of fire company trucks.

The parade route will begin at the corner of South Titus and Cayuga Streets and continue down Cayuga Street. Parade participants will end their march through Ithaca in front of VFW Post 961, at 423 W. State St. Food and beverages for viewers and participants will be available at the VFW following the event.

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The Veterans Day Ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11 in Dewitt Park.

The event is organized by the Tompkins County Veterans Day Committee. To learn more about the parade to support Tompkins County veterans, you can visit the event’s Facebook page.

Featured image: File photo of Tompkins County Veterans Day Parade

Mitchell Wajda

Mitchell Wajda is a reporter for the Ithaca Voice and a senior at Ithaca College where he studies screenwriting. Mitchell can be reached via email at