This weekend, Denver is coming together to honor our nation’s heroes.

The Veterans Day parade, festival and run is happening in Downtown Denver Saturday and Sunday.


The celebration kicks off with the parade on Saturday at 10 a.m. Local veterans and supporters will start their march at 14th Street and West Colfax Avenue.

This year, the parade will be broken into serials that represent each conflict in military history, from the Revolutionary War to modern times.

You can find more information and see the parade route here:


Also on Saturday is the Denver Veterans Day festival, which is slated for between noon and 3 p.m. at Civic Center Park.

The family-friendly event offers free admission, a music stage, kids and family activities, food, military displays and more.

You can learn more about the festival here:


The last event is Denver’s Run for Veterans Day. You have the choice between a 5k and a 10k, and 100 percent of your registration goes directly to helping Colorado veterans.

The race starts at 8 a.m.

You can read more and register here: