Veterans Day is Wednesday, November 11. As COVID numbers rise, many annual events are unable to happen.

The City of Fort Collins offices will be closed, but recreation centers and the Gardens on Spring Creek will remain open.

There is one big celebration happening for veterans and their families at St. John XXIII Catholic Church, 1220 University Ave. in Fort Collins.

According to Fort Collins Macaroni Kid:

The program will include a display of military memorabilia, a Mass and prayer service. COVID-19 safety protocols, including wearing face coverings, will be followed.

Veterans are invited to bring items for the memorabilia display, which will open at 4:30 p.m. Mass begins at 5:30 p.m.; the prayer service begins at 7:15 p.m.

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