When:
September 4, 2016 @ 2:00 pm
2016-09-04T14:00:00-04:00
2016-09-04T14:15:00-04:00
Where:
New Market Congress Street
N Congress St
New Market, VA 22844
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Virginia Museum of the Civil War
540-740-3101
VMI Battalion Parade @ New Market Congress Street | New Market | Virginia | United States

NEW CADET ORIENTATION & PARADE

Thank you for being a part of this special day for your New Cadet and for VMI!

The New Cadets are under academic instruction and strict military discipline during the day. You may observe

the cadet instruction but please do not attempt to contact your cadet until the 12:00 lunch break. Spectator

parking is located near the Virginia Museum of the Civil War. Limited handicapped parking is available just

south of the Bushong Farm. Please be sure to visit the Virginia Museum of the Civil War during your visit for any information.

Virginia Museum of the Civil War, 8895 George Collins Pkwy, New Market, VA 22844

540-740-3101

 

SCHEDULE

9:00-9:15 AM: New Cadets Arrive (exterior, Virginia Museum of the Civil War)

9:20-10:50 AM: New Cadet Training Matrix (Various locations)

11:00-11:20 AM: New Cadet Oath Ceremony (west side, Bushong Farm). Parents observe

11:30-11:40 AM: New Cadets Charge (Field of Lost Shoes)

11:40-12:00 PM: Shoulder Boards Presentation to New Cadets (Field of Lost Shoes)

12:00-1:00 PM: Lunch (Edge of Field of Lost Shoes along roadway)

1:00-1:15 PM: New Cadets board buses, move to parade staging area in New Market

2:00-3:00 PM: Parade (see map on other side)

3:30 PM: New Cadets board buses and depart for VMI

5:00 PM: New Cadets arrive at VMI