The 2020 Muskogee Veterans Parade will not be held this year because of the risks associated with putting together groups for the parade and concerns for parade spectators.
Instead, the city is hosting a Muskogee Veterans Day ceremony. The event will be similar to the annual pre-parade ceremony except it will be held on Veterans Day, at 11 a.m. at the Depot Green between Third and Fourth streets on Elgin St in the Depot District.
The program will last roughly 45 minutes.
The ceremony will have spaced seating and masks are required.
The program will last about 45 minutes. All Muskogee County veterans present will be eligible to receive a special medal honoring their service to the country.
Depot Green is handicap accessible, equipped with restrooms, and there will be seating available.