The City of Lake Charles is preparing for its annual Veterans Day observance activities, on Saturday, November 5 beginning at 10 a.m. with the Veterans Day ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park, on Lakeshore Drive. A picnic prepared by area Veterans organizations will follow the ceremony, and it is free to the public.

There will be guest speakers and a Master of Ceremonies paying special recognition to veterans in Southwest Louisiana. Get more details.

The annual Veterans Day activities are hosted by the City of Lake Charles Mayor’s Armed Forces Commission. For more info call 491.9176.