Connecting Our NYC Metro Veterans Community

This is a public listing of submitted events & resources, maintained as a nonprofit project of NYC Veterans Alliance. During the COVID-19 emergency, please be advised that in-person events have been cancelled. For future events, please contact the event organizer. 

Do you need resources or help during the COVID-19 emergency? See our listing of Resources for Veterans & Families HERE. We also welcome you to request any help you may need, whether you'd like a fellow veteran to give you a call to check in, or you need food assistance or other help:

  • Monday, May 25, 2020 at 02:00 PM
    Great Neck in Great Neck, NY

    Little Neck-Douglaston Memorial Day Parade

    Enjoy the Annual Little Neck-Douglaston Memorial Day Parade on May 25, 2pm. The largest parade of its kind in the nation caps a day of memorial ceremonies, features more than 14 marching bands, hundreds of vehicles and floats, and thousands of marchers. After the parade, thousands of free hot dogs, hamburgers and pizza slices are handed out, followed by a free concert featuring Voices for Veterans Band.

    See more day of event information here.

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 11:30 AM
    The Esplanade Senior Residences in Staten Island, NY

    DAV Staten Island Veterans BBQ

    Disabled American Veterans (DAV) hosts a BBQ for veterans at The Esplanade Senior Residences on May 27, 11:30am.

  • Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 11:30 AM
    Sunrise Senior Living in Staten Island, NY

    DAV Pizza Party

    Disabled American Veterans (DAV) sponsors a pizza party for veterans at Sunrise Senior Living on May 28, 11:30am.

  • Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 11:00 AM
    Hilton Brooklyn New York in Brooklyn, NY

    MilitaryX Brooklyn Veterans Career Fair

    *Rescheduled from March 24*

    Meet and interview with hiring managers at companies ranging from local businesses to Fortune 500 corporations at MilitaryX Brooklyn Veterans Career Fair on June 10, 11am-2pm. In serving your country, you have trained to become these company's greatest assets. This career fair will allow you to learn about the businesses that are hiring and meet them face-to-face. Anyone who served active duty, in the National Guard, or in the Reserves and their spouses are invited to attend.

    RSVP here.

  • Sunday, June 14, 2020 at 02:00 PM

    Patriot Brass Ensemble Flag Day Concert

    The Patriot Brass Ensemble presents a Flag Day Concert on June 14, 2-4pm. It is a private event, but you may request a ticket here.

  • Monday, June 15, 2020 at 11:00 AM

    Patriot Brass Ensemble St Albans Concert

    Patriot Brass Ensemble provides their annual free concert for the veterans of St Albans New York State Veterans Home on June 15, 11am-12pm. This is a private event for residents, but you may be able to request a ticket. 

    Register for free here.

    www.patriotbrass.org

  • Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 07:00 PM
    LiGreci's Staaten in Staten Island, NY

    Walter Osborn Memorial Wounded Warrior Project Dinner

    Attend the 14th Annual Walter Osborn Memorial Wounded Warrior Project Dinner on June 17, 7-11pm. Ticket price of $60 includes dinner plus beer, wine, or soda. This year's speaker is Dan Nevins of the Wounded Warrior Project. Come celebrate and honor our heroes.

  • Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at 11:15 AM
    Sunningdale Country Club in Scarsdale, NY

    2020 Heroes To Heroes Charity Golf and Tennis

    Attend the 2020 Heroes To Heroes Foundation Charity Golf and Tennis Classic on July 14. 

    It begins with a spectacular brunch, shotgun golf beginning at 11:15am, cocktails at the 19th Hole and, finally, dinner honoring the memory of Cliff Nolan, co-Founder, without whom Heroes to Heroes would not exist.

    Click here for registration and sponsorship information.

    Heroes To Heroes Foundation provides spiritual healing and peer support for Combat Veterans of all conflicts and all faiths who have attempted suicide or are on a path to self-destruction, due to moral injury.

    heroestoheroes.org

  • Monday, July 20, 2020 at 10:00 AM

    Patriot Brass Ensemble Menlo Park Concert

    Patriot Brass Ensemble provides their annual free concert for the veterans of Menlo Park Veterans Memorial Home on July 20, 10-11am. This is a private event for residents, but you may be able to request a ticket. 

    Register for free here.

    www.patriotbrass.org

  • Monday, July 20, 2020 at 11:00 AM
    Hilton Brooklyn New York in Brooklyn, NY

    MilitaryX Brooklyn Veterans Career Fair

    Meet and interview with hiring managers at companies ranging from local businesses to Fortune 500 corporations at MilitaryX Brooklyn Veterans Career Fair on July 20, 11am-2pm. In serving your country, you have trained to become these company's greatest assets. This career fair will allow you to learn about the businesses that are hiring and meet them face-to-face. Anyone who served active duty, in the National Guard, or in the Reserves and their spouses are invited to attend.

    RSVP here.

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