2021 Heroes Weekend


10th Annual VETSports Beach Volleyball Gulfport Open

Proud to “Serve” at Heroes Weekend in Gulfport!

Sunday, November 7, 2021

11 a.m. – Parade

Immediately Following Parade – Opening Ceremonies

12 p.m.  – Volleyball

TBD  – Gulfport Police vs. Gulfport Fire

Whether you served in the military or serve on the volleyball court, join in the City of Gulfport and VETsports Heroes Weekend on Sunday, November 7. It’s a great way for the community to participate in Veteran’s Day while giving back to local Veterans. 

Veterans Day Parade

Sunday, November 7th, 2021


Get your family, organization or business in on the fun!

Float check-in area is in front of the Gulfport Senior Center Parking lot on the corner of 27 Avenue S. and Beach Boulevard S. The Parade will start at 11 a.m. Floats will meet in the check in area no later than 10:00 a.m. Staff will direct you from there.


Deadline for sign up is Monday, November 1st

Complete the below form to sign up for the Veterans’ Day Parade. Please note, for staging purposes, one (1) unit on the registration form is equal to 25 feet in length.


2021 Veteran’s Day Parade Information Packet

Whether you served in the military or serve on the volleyball court, join the VETSports Heroes Weekend and compete in the 10th annual VETSports Gulfport Open.



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VETSports Tampa Bay & Gulfport Police visited Stetson College of Law to check out the Veterans Law Institute and talk a little Beach Volleyball. Big Thanks to Dean Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz and all the law students who will be joining us for this years’ Gulfport Heroes Weekend.


For more event information, please call 727-893-1118.