More Re­mem­brance Day cov­er­age

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Re­mem­brance Day cer­e­monies large and small will mark 100 years since the First World War. In recog­ni­tion, City Hall, Mut­tart Con­ser­va­tory, High Level Bridge and the Al­berta Leg­is­la­ture will be lit red. Peo­ple can pay re­spects Sun­day at the fol­low­ing lo­ca­tions, with a re­minder to ar­rive early:

City Hall Re­mem­brance Day Ser­vice The City of Ed­mon­ton ser­vice will be led by the com­mand­ing of­fi­cer, The Loyal Ed­mon­ton Reg­i­ment. Seat­ing will start at 9:45 a.m. on a first-come, first-serve ba­sis. Guests are re­quested to be seated no later than 10:10 a.m.

WHEN: 10:15-11:30 a.m.

WHERE: City Hall, 10025 102A Ave.

Ar­mistice 100 Tribute at Al­berta Leg­is­la­ture Grounds

Pil­ing of the Drums tribute cer­e­mony and hon­our guard, leave a mes­sage of peace at the John McCrae Poppy Labyrinth, see the Lord Strath­cona’s Horse (Royal Cana­di­ans) and take in the many ex­hibits. Bring your sto­ries and me­men­tos to the Mem­ory Wall.

WHEN: 11 a.m. — 21 Gun Salute;

1 p.m. — 2 p.m. — Ar­mistice 100 Tribute Cer­e­mony.

WHERE: Cap­i­tal Plaza, Al­berta Leg­is­la­ture Grounds, 10800 97 Ave.

But­ter­dome Cer­e­mony

The city’s largest Re­mem­brance Day event, guests are asked to ar­rive and be seated by 10 a.m. Be aware traf­fic will be busy and park­ing in high de­mand.

WHEN: 10 a.m.

WHERE: But­ter­dome, Univer­sity of Al­berta, 11440 87 Ave.

Bev­erly Ceno­taph

Maranatha Chris­tian Re­formed Church, 11907 47 St., hosts a church ser­vice at 9:30 a.m., be­fore parad­ing to Bev­erly Me­mo­rial Ceno­taph Park, 4001 118 Ave. for the cer­e­mony at 10:50 a.m.

WHEN: 10:50 a.m.

WHERE: Bev­erly Ceno­taph,

4001 118 Ave.

West Ed­mon­ton Mall

Jasper Place Le­gion hosts its ser­vice in West Ed­mon­ton Mall at the May­field Toy­ota Ice Palace.

WHEN: 10 a.m.

WHERE: West Ed­mon­ton Mall, May­field Toy­ota Ice Palace, 8882 170 St.

Kingsway Le­gion Pa­rade and Ser­vice

Join the Kingsway Le­gion for its cer­e­mo­nial pa­rade, fol­lowed by its ser­vice at the ceno­taph.

WHEN: 10:45 a.m.

WHERE: Kingsway Le­gion, 14339 50 St.

Light Horse Park

The South Al­berta Light Horse Reg­i­ment holds its ser­vice at Holy Trin­ity Angli­can Church, fol­lowed by a pro­ces­sion to Light Horse Park.

WHEN: 9:45 a.m.-11 a.m.

WHERE: Light Horse Park,

84 Av­enue and 105 Street

Pa­tri­cia Park, Gries­bach

1st Bat­tal­ion, Princess Pa­tri­cia’s Cana­dian Light In­fantry will lead a pa­rade at Pa­tri­cia Park, Gries­bach.

WHEN: 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: Pa­tri­cia Park, Gries­bach Pa­rade & Gault Boule­vard

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