Veterans Day 2022

Lexington will celebrate and honor the men and women of the United States military with events in November. 

Veterans Breakfast

November 5 at 8:30 AM
Knights of Columbus Heritage Hall
177 Bedford St

Hosted by the Town Celebrations Committee and Knights of Columbus.

Joan Clifford, Director of the Bedford VA, will be the keynote speaker. Veterans are invited to attend free of charge; a donation of $10 from non-veterans would be appreciated. 

Tickets are available at the Lexington Community Center, Michelson’s Shoes, and Bedford Town Hall.

Ceremony in Battin Hall

November 11 at 11:00 AM
Cary Memorial Building
1605 Massachusetts Ave

Sheila Widnall, former Secretary of the Air Force and MIT Emeritus Professor of Aeronautics and Aerodynamics, will deliver the keynote address. 

The Lexington Minute Men and Lexington Scouts will lead the processional and Lexington High School Band will perform traditional service songs.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Lexington History Hunt

November 1-11

The Lexington History Hunt, new to the celebration of Veterans Day this year, invites kids aged 8 – 12 to discover the many ways Lexington has served the country through a series of questions that require investigating the town’s history. 

Participant instructions will be available at Cary Library’s Children’s Room (1874 Mass. Ave.) and the Visitors Center (1875 Mass. Ave.) November 1. 

Participants who answer the most questions correctly will be recognized at the Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11.