Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman along with other elected officials will be guest speakers at the Veterans Village Third Annual Veterans Day candlelight vigil. This event will honor United States veterans and will be held on Nov. 11 between 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. located at Veterans Village, Downtown Las Vegas, 1150 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89104.
- 5 p.m. music, meet and mingle
- 6 p.m. Welcome/Invocation/Pledge of Allegiance/National Anthem/Mayor Carolyn Goodman
- 6:20 p.m. Dr. Arnold Stalk, PhD Founder Veterans Village/SHARE
- 6:30 p.m. Keynote speakers and invited guests
- 7:30 p.m. Unveiling/Ribbon Cutting of Instant Built House Prototype
Highlights of this year's ceremony will include the unveiling of phase two of the Veterans Village Instant Built House. This two bedroom affordable housing prototype made from 100% recycled ocean containers.
A free musical performance by Jet Velocity All Star Band for all guests and United States veteran residents.
Veterans will be treated to a buffet style dinner courtesy of Rio Hotel & Casino.
ABOUT VETERANS VILLAGE
Veterans Village is dedicated to the creation of an environment that is home to United States Veterans. This is a unique and innovative approach to holistic and comprehensive housing with intensive support services. Public and private collaborative partnerships have been created to provide supplies and services to residents including housing, medical and mental health services, employment training, referrals and placements, food pantry/nutrition programs and transportation to the VA Hospital and primary care clinics. www.vvlv.org