Middletown, New Jersey, September 1, 2016 – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2179 along with its Auxiliary, located in Port Monmouth, New Jersey, and the Mayor and Township Committee of Middletown will jointly sponsor the 59th Annual Veterans Day Parade on November 6, 2016. All Fraternal, Veterans and Civic organizations as well as schools and scout troops are invited to participate. The parade will assemble at 12:30PM at the Bayview School, 300 Leonardville Road in Belford, NJ. The parade will step off at 1 PM and proceed through Campbell’s Junction, turning right at Cherry Tree Farm Road, right at Wilson Avenue and right at Garrett Place ending at the rear entrance to VFW Post 2179. The theme of this year’s parade is “Welcome Home Brother” The parade is dedicated to the Viet Nam Veterans in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the start of the War.

Refreshments will be served at the VFW facility, 1 Veterans Lane, Port Monmouth, New Jersey immediately following the parade.

Interest individuals, or groups, wishing to participate should contact Angel Rodriguez, Parade Chairman at 732-768-6014 (email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for a registration form.