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2015 Veterans Day Ceremony



Celebrate your patriotism, American pride by honoring our veterans! The ceremony features presentation of colors, music by local schools, special guest speakers, food and refreshments, and much more.

Event Date, Time and Location

November 5, 2015

Civic Center Campus- Gilbert Road just south of Warner Road.   

11:00am- Patriotic Music performed by Williams Field High School Band 

11:30 Veterans Day Ceremony

Key Note Speaker 

 CAPT Phil Roos, US Navy 

      Captain Philip Roos     

About Captain Roos- Biography


  • Is there an admission fee?  No, this event is open to the public and is a free event.
  • Will food and beverages be available?  Yes,  thanks you to the support of local Gilbert restaurants, a free lunch will be served following the ceremony. Beverages will also be available at no charge, thanks to the donations of our event sponsors. 
  • Who can attend this event?  This event is open to the public. Veterans and their families are encouraged to attend.
  • Where can I park? Parking will be available at the Civic Center campus-50 E. Civic Center Drive.


If you are interested in sponsoring the Veterans Day Ceremony, please contact Mike Leppert at 480-503-6235 or email him at

Sponsorship Opportunities: Veterans Day