Veteran's Day ceremonies will be held on Saturday, Nov. 11 (2017) at municipalities throughout the San Gabriel Valley. In Monterey Park Ceremonies will be held at 11 a.m in front of city hall.
The holiday commemorates the end of the World War I, the "war to end all wars." Ceremonies will include speeches, music and placement of the memorial wreath at the Veteran's Monuement at Monterey Park City Hall.
Many banks and government offices will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10 in honor of the holiday.