Salute to Veterans Parade

The AFJROTC NC-053 of West Mecklenburg HS proudly marched in the first parade in Uptown Charlotte in 22 months.
Thankfully, we don't have to wait as long for the 2022 Salute to Veterans Parade!  Save The Date...

 2022 volunteer Registration forthcoming...

--SaturDAY, NOV. 5TH, 2022--

 ***salute to veterans parade***

2022 Veterans Day celebrations begin in Uptown Charlotte...
when the Carolinas Freedom Foundation Salute to Veterans Parade kicks off a week of celebrations and honor events as it Steps On Tryon St from Montford Point St at 11:00AM on Saturday, November 5th.

More than 2,000 participants gather to honor those who have served in the United States Armed Forces.

The event showcases high school bands, pipe/drum/bugle corps, Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC), Scout troops, active military and first-responder units, motorcycles and classic vehicles, K9 service & Equine therapy groups, corporate veteran employees, veteran organizations, and more!

When:                 Saturday, November 5 @ 11am
Where:               Uptown Charlotte Start: North Tryon @ Montford Point St, End: South Tryon at 3rd St
Register your group/float/vehicle(s) via the link at the bottom of this page... Coming soon for 2022
ROTC/JROTC Unit registration will go through your director/instructors.

Thank you to the following CMS JROTC Units for participating in the 2021 Salute to Veterans Parade.
Ardrey Kell MCJROTC
Garinger AJROTC
Hawthorne AJROTC
Harding AJROTC
Hopewell AJROTC
Independence AFJROTC
Mallard Creek AJROTC
Myers Park AJROTC
North Meck AFJROTC
Olympic AJROTC
Providence NJROTC
Phillip O Berry AJROTC
Rocky River AJROTC
South Meck NJROTC
West Charlotte AJROTC

Sponsor Carolinas Freedom Foundation:

 For information on sponsoring CFF programs & events contact Susan Yarber at 980-422-3733 or email

Join us in uptown charlotte for the carolinas freedom foundation 2021
Salute to Veterans Parade


Date:Saturday November 5, 2022
Start Time:11:00am
Location Start:N Tryon St at Montford Point St
End:S Tryon St at E Stonewall St


for further info Contact: 


Veterans Day Parade Video

Register here, Deadline October 1, 2022!