Our Signature Events

05/30/2022 Monday

Memorial Day Tribute

Please join us for our Memorial Day Tribute to Memorialize the Veterans who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice for Their Country.

Secretary Leon Panetta to Keynote Memorial Day 11:00AM May 30 at Oakhill Memorial Park 300 Curtner Ave, San Jose

Secretary Leon E. Panetta: Biographies

The Panetta Institute for Public Policy

U.S. Department of Defense > Biography

United Veterans Council is proud to invite you to join us in honoring those who have given their lives in the service of our country.

9:30AM -3:00PM Eagle Field Foundation– WW1 trench replica with period uniformed actors, restored and Operational Vehicles. Bomb Disposal Unit EOD Buffalo (unveiling)

11:00AM – 12:00 Main Ceremony

National Anthem by MGySgt Pete Wilson, former White House violinist,

Flyover by the 129th Air Rescue Squadron,

Keynote address by Secretary Leon Panetta

Air Force Band of the Golden West-Travis Air Force Base

Laying of the Wreaths

Rifle squad salute by the US Marine Corps’ 23rd Marine Regiment

1:15PM Grand Army of the Republic Service

2:00PM Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) 201 presents Vietnam Veterans Field of Honor, South Bay Military Veterans Chorus, Missing man table ceremony.

11/11/2021 Thursday

Veterans’ Day Parade

Watch the recap of the 2021 Veterans’ Day parade here:

Please join us for our Veterans’ Day Parade to honor our men and women in uniform. The theme for this year is “Heroes in Motion”. This will be the first in-person event post covid-19. Special guest host Mark Ibanez

1200 PST Downtown San Jose


8th Annual Silicon Valley Veterans Charity Ball

Join us in celebrating our Honorably Discharged Service-Connected Disabled Veterans

Check-In at 1630 PST | Ceremonies Begin at 1730 PST

Embassy Suites | 901 East Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA, 95035


Gold Star Remembrance Service

Please join us in remembering and honoring our gold star mothers and families.

1000 PST

Gold Star Memorial Oak Hill Funeral Home & Memorial Park 300 Curtner Avenue, San Joe


Wednesdays & Saturdays

Hunger at Homes Drive Thru Food Donation

Collecting canned goods for donations to the Hunger at Homes charity.

0900 – 1100 PST

1535 Berger Drive, San Jose, CA, 95112

Bingo for Veterans

Weekly event to socialize with veterans and local community residents.

American Legion Post 564 2120
Walsh Ave. Santa Clara, CA 95050

1200 – 1500 PST

Monthly Events

4th Monday of the Month

Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) Chapter 201

998 S. De Anza Blvd., San Jose 95129 Non-Hosted lunch- 11:30 PM; Meeting 12:30 PM  Paused resulting from COVID19 precautions

1800 – 2000 PST

Holders Country Inn

4th Tuesday of the Month

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Chapter 11 Monthly Meeting

958 Homestead Road, Santa Clara 95050 In person meetings paused resulting from COVID19 precautions

1700 – 1800 PST

American Legion Post 854

First Tuesday of every month.

Monthly UVC Meeting

All in person meetings paused and future meetings will be conducted virtually via Zoom until further notice resulting from COVID19 precautions to join our mailing list send email to

1900 – 2000 PST

Willow Glen Library: Community Room (when in person resumes)

First Friday of the Month

Veterans Supportive Services Agency: New Client Orientation

*Please call in advance for an appointment.  Walk-ins are not allowed resulting from COVID19 precautions.Orientation for new clients who have not started their claim application process with VSSA. Please bring any military related documentation, including discharge papers and military related medical records. For more information call (408) 770-2527

0900 – 1200 PST

14630 Noble Ave.
San Jose, CA 95132 (Modular 1)

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