Veterans Day

Veterans and families of those who served in the armed services are invited to remember and celebrate their bravery and sacrifice on this celebrated holiday. Haines City's Veteran of the Year will be recognized at the event with a plaque and a paver placed in the Military Court of Honor.

Event Date: November 11, 2024

Click here for information on our Memorial Brick Paver program

Haines City Veteran of the Year 2024 Nominations

To be eligible for consideration for the Haines City Veteran of the Year Award, the nominee must have served their country honorably in a branch of military service and must be confirmed by attached copies of documentation.

Packets are available at City Hall (620 E. Main Street). 

To submit a Veteran for this honor the following items will need to be completed and submitted:
· The application.
· A copy of discharge papers or other documentation of service.
· A copy of awards or commendations received.
·A short essay on the nominee’s contribution to our country, not to exceed three pages. Please tell how this nominee’s service has made a significant difference in others. This should include their achievements as well as why you feel this individual should be considered for the Veteran of the Year Award.

Event Location

Military Court of Honor at Railroad Park
Physical Address
502 E Main St.
Haines City, FL 33844

Phone: (863) 421-3700


JROTC students watching while a Veteran places a wreath

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