The Kitsap Credit Union Armed Forces Day Parade held in Bremerton is the largest and longest-running Armed Forces Day Parade in the country.
The parade is always held on the third Saturday in May in downtown Bremerton. This year it will be on Saturday, May 16th from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. The parade draws thousands from all over Western Washington and includes over 200 entries from all branches of the military, police and firefighters, youth organizations, dignitaries, local businesses, car clubs and more.
Immediately following the parade is the Heroes’ BBQ where all active-duty, reserve, retired and veteran service personnel and their families are served a hot dog, chips and soda, compliments of local businesses.