BEAUFORT, S.C. (Nov. 7, 2023) – City of Beaufort offices will be closed to honor Veterans Day on Friday, Nov. 10. The annual Veterans Day Parade, sponsored by the Beaufort County Veterans Affairs Office, will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Beaufort National Cemetery. It will proceed along Boundary Street to Bay Street and end at Bladen and Boundary Streets.
USMC veteran Joan Petrucci is the 2023 Veterans Day Parade Grand Marshal. Petrucci has lived and worked in Beaufort County as an active-duty Marine, municipal and county employee, and adjunct professor for the Technical College of the Lowcountry and the University of South Carolina, among other positions. She currently serves as president of the Parris Island Heritage Foundation.
We thank our veterans and their families for their service to our country.