By Rebecca Jefferis Williamson
Nov. 9, 2020 (San Diego’s East County) Veteran’s Day, this Wednesday, Nov. 11, can be celebrated in East County and all over San Diego County in a myriad of ways. Some events are strictly for active duty military, veterans and/or spouses and families, while others offer a way for all of us to honor and celebrate our military members.
The pandemic has changed many local event calendars with a number of entities planning on picking up their events again in 2021. However, there are still many to enjoy virtually or in a socially distanced manner.
El Cajon’s Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan will be holding a golf tournament. Local military teams, competing on 36 teams from local military commands, will compete on the links.
Fleet Week San Diego has numerous activities such as the Innovation Zone, art exhibits, student stem day, scattered and scheduled around the region with the nucleus of the activities set up at the Broadway Pier in downtown San Diego. The activities span the dates of Nov. 9-15.
Additionally, if any East County residents wish to participate in the boat parade, they should register by Nov. 11.