November 11 is an important day. It is called Veterans Day. A veteran is someone who was in the military. Veterans helped keep our country safe. This day honors their bravery.
How the U.S. Celebrates
A big ceremony is held each year. It takes place at Arlington National Cemetery. That is in Virginia. The president of the United States might speak.
Some towns have a Veterans Day parade. Many schools have the day off. There are lots of ways to honor veterans. You can make cards for them. Do you know people who have served in the military? Thank them!