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Veterans Day Parade 11/11 on PIX11

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PIX11 TO AIR THE NEW YORK CITY VETERANS DAY PARADE ON 11/11 AT 11AM

PIX11 PARTNERS WITH THE UNITED WAR VETERANS COUNCIL

 

NEW YORK, October 16, 2018 –PIX11, Tribune Broadcasting’s New York flagship station, has partnered withThe United War Veterans Council for the fourth consecutive year serve as the broadcast television partner for the New York City Veterans Day Parade, the largest commemoration of service in the nation.

On November 11, PIX11 will air the parade from 11am-2pm. Together the United War Veterans Council and PIX11 will bring the stories of veterans to the broader public emphasizing the importance of service and personal sacrifice.

will provide full coverage of the parade from 11am-2pm, with PIX11 News anchors Tamsen Fadal and Kori Chambers on-site from Fifth Avenue as the parade marches from 26th Street to 53rd Street. In addition, the parade will also air on WSFL in Miami.

PIX11 will also air a 60-minute parade recap special on Sunday, November 18 from 4-5p.

To request a press pass, please contact Benjamin Gorelick at [email protected]. For more information on the marshals, the parade route, and supporting the 2018 New York City Veterans Day parade, please visituwvc.org/vetsday.

The New York City Veterans Day Parade is made possible by public services provided by the City of New York, as well as the generous support of UWVC’s corporate sponsors, including J.P. Morgan Chase & Co, First Data, Wounded Warrior Project, HISTORY, and Cushman & Wakefield.

 

ABOUT PIX11:

Founded in 1948 and owned by Tribune Broadcasting, a division of Tribune Media, WPIX-TV (PIX11) has long been regarded as a groundbreaking station in New York. In 2006, PIX11 became the flagship station of the CW Television Network and PIX11’s award winning news, successful primetime programming, off-network sitcom favorites, public affairs shows and outstanding event coverage have contributed to the station’s success. The station has been honored with numerous awards for excellence including over 375 Emmy® Awards, including multiple Awards for Outstanding Newscast. PIX11 also has a long history of local sports coverage and in 2015 became the broadcast home of the New York Yankees. PIX11 is also the broadcast station of the New York Mets, since 1999. PIX11 is also home to the New Jersey Lottery drawings. PIX11 engages with audiences across multiple social platforms; find us on Facebook at facebook.com/pix11news and on Twitter and Instagram: @pix11news. For more information visit www.pix11.com.

About the United War Veterans Council

The United War Veterans Council, Inc. (UWVC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that honors and serves veterans.  We achieve this goal by supporting and promoting a wide range of initiatives that provide vital services to our veterans community (including health, wellness and education), raising positive awareness and increasing public understanding of the needs of our veterans, military service members and their families through major public events and promotional activities, and uniting veterans groups, community organizations, government agencies, businesses of all sizes and the general public. For more information, visit www.uwvc.org and follow us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram. Engage on social using#NYCVetsParade#4RVets#TogetherForward and #VetsDayUSA.

 

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