Centennial of Armistice Day 1918
These are some of the area events commemorating the end of World War I on Nov. 11 — 100 years ago.
Austin Veteran’s Day Parade and World War I Memorial Ceremony
9 a.m. parade on Congress Avenue
10:30 a.m. ceremony on south steps of the Capitol
University of Texas Wreath-Laying Ceremony
11 a.m. Nov. 11
Frank Denius Veterans Memorial Plaza on the northwest corner outside Darrell K Royall-Texas Memorial Stadium, 2139 San Jacinto Blvd.
Daughters of the American Republic Wreath-Laying Ceremony
9 a.m. Nov. 10
Evergreen Cemetery, 3304 E. 12th St.
Exhibit: ‘Black Warriors of World War I: Harlem Hellfighters’
Through Nov. 16
Austin City Hall Atrium
301 W. Second St.
Exhibit: ‘World War I Artifacts Display’
Through Dec. 31
Texas State Capitol Visitors Center
112 E. 11th St.
Exhibit: ‘Poppies & Progress: 1917-1923’
Through May 31, 2019
716 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown
Cemetery Tour: ‘Though Poppies Grow’
4-6 pm. Nov. 10
100F Cemetery, 701 Smith Creek Road, Georgetown
Some post-Veterans Day events
Jack Allen’s Kitchen Veterans Day Dinner
10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nov. 14
Camp Mabry, 2200 W. 35th St.
Austin Veteran Arts Festival Fundraiser
6-11 p.m. Nov. 15
Belmont, 305 W. Sixth St.