Remembrance Day Ceremony 2019

Remembrance Day Ceremony 2019

Join the City of Mississauga in honouring our veterans who made sacrifices during times of conflict and those who are still making sacrifices today.

Remembrance Day is an opportunity for us to pause and reflect on the sacrifices made for the freedoms we enjoy. Our ceremony will include two minutes of silence and a wreath laying at the Community Memorial on Mississauga Celebration Square.

When:

Monday, November 11, 2019
10:30am to 11:20am

Where:

Mississauga Civic Centre Community Memorial
Mississauga Celebration Square, north-west corner
300 City Centre Drive

Can't make it to the ceremony? You can watch the live stream on this page or on the City Facebook page, beginning at 10:30 a.m.

If you are interested in laying a wreath, please contact Lindsay Noronha at lindsay.noronha@mississauga.ca by Thursday October 31, 2019.

Learn more about Mississauga's war heroes.

Why Remember 11-11?

Remembrance Day, November 11, is a day of observance to honour and remember those soldiers who served and sacrificed for Canada. Building on the success of last year's painted wooden poppy project, the City's Parks, Forestry & Environment Division plans to continue to engage the community in a project with the goal of constructing a minimum of 1,111 poppies out of wildflower seed balls in an effort to also support our native pollinators. The seed balls will be created by residents and community groups at events throughout the year.

The poppy seed balls will be laid as a collective display November 9-11, 2019, at Celebration Square, before being used in our natural areas to promote the growth of our native wildflowers and provide habitat for pollinators.

Visit mississauga.ca/poppies for more information on this project.

Remembrance Day Ceremonies across Mississauga
Sunday, November 3, 2019

Army Navy and Air Force Veterans in Canada
765 Third Street, Unit 262, Mississauga, ON

Parade Time: 10:15am
Start Location: Army Navy and Air Force Headquarters
Ceremony Time: 11:00am
Location: Army Navy and Air Force Cenotaph
Reception: Army Navy and Air Force Headquarters

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Royal Canadian Legion - Cooksville Branch 582
456 Hensall Circle, Mississauga, ON

Parade Time: 10:15am
Start Location: Cooksville Legion

Monday, November 11, 2019

Royal Canadian Legion - Port Credit Branch 82
35 Front Street North, Mississauga, ON

Parade Time: 9:30am
Start Location: Port Credit Branch 82
Church Service: Trinity-St. Paul, Port Credit, 26 Stavebank Road
Ceremony Time: 11:00am
Location: Cenotaph at Vimy Park, 29 Stavebank Road
Reception: Port Credit Branch 82

Details about Mississauga ceremonies are subject to change.

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Free Event
Contact Us
For more Information Contact:
311 or if outside city limits - 905-615-4311

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