Saturday, 3 November 2012

H-D Veterans Day Celebration

Veterans Day Celebration at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, November 10-11

Following the Milwaukee Veterans Day Parade on Saturday, November 10, the Harley-Davidson Museum® will have activities for everyone to enjoy including performances by the St. John’s Military Academy, a special Military-dedicated lobby display, and free Museum entry for Military and their families.*

Saturday, November 10 and Sunday, November 11 - 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Free Museum entry for Military and their families
*Free entry with valid Military ID for 1 additional adult and up to 4 children 18 years old or younger.

Special Museum Lobby Display
The 2011 & 2012 Custom Bike Show People’s Choice award winner “Tribute Bike,“ owned by Vietnam Vet Lee McAndrew, will be on display in the Museum lobby. The bike features various scenes related to the Vietnam War and tributes to specific individuals who served.

American Flag Collection
Bring your worn American flag to the Museum to be properly retired.

Harley-Davidson Flag Signing
Sign a Harley-Davidson flag to be presented to a Military unit serving overseas.

11 a.m.-3p.m. – Live American Bald Eagle on Display
Glory, the Museum’s feathered ambassador, will be on-site. Interact, learn and get your photo taken Glory in the Museum’s lobby. No Museum ticket required to meet Glory.

Saturday, November 10 only
2 p.m. St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy Program
St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy will perform a ceremony to honor six branches of war veterans from WWI to current conflicts. Program will conclude with a 21-gun salute.

3 p.m. St. John’s Northwestern Military Drill Team
The St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy “Silver Rifles“ Exhibition Drill Team will perform intricate precision marching, and demilitarized rifle spinning and tossing.

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