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Honoring veterans

Pleasanton's annual parade pays tribute to those who served

The 23rd annual Tri-Valley Veterans Day Parade was held in downtown Pleasanton on Nov. 3. (Photo by Mike Sedlak)

Residents lined Main Street last Sunday to honor military veterans during the 23rd annual Tri-Valley Veterans Day Parade, a celebratory procession that featured local veteran service organizations, community groups and civic leaders.

The post-parade ceremony highlighted the 100th anniversary of the American Legion.

This year's event, like its predecessors, was held in advance of the formal holiday so local veterans and officials can represent Pleasanton in other celebrations on Veterans Day itself -- which will be on Monday (Nov. 11).

Check out more photos from Mike Sedlak of this year's parade by clicking through at the right.

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