Louis Zamperini Unbroken story elevated during Veterans Week

If it were only about a movie screening or premiere – it’s about the risk during and after wartime our country and its men and women in uniform face. RIP Louis Zamperini and those who served before and after you.

Welcome to Veterans Week


On November 10, 2012, from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm, join Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Joe Buscaino, Councilmember, 15th District as they lead the Veterans Community of Los Angeles to celebrate the First Annual Veterans Appreciation Festival – featuring the Veterans of Music – as a way to say thank you to all of the Veterans and their families for their incredible service and sacrifice to ensure our nation’s security and freedom.

The weeklong Veterans Week in Los Angeles, features the First Annual Veterans Appreciation Festival (VAF) presented by Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Councilman Joe Buscaino, CD15 – delivered fresh and broadcast by ION Network and its nationwide affiliates, sponsored by Bank of America, United Way, Walmart, Los Angeles World Airports, SEIU Local 721, Pacific Harbor Line, Plains All American Pipeline, Valero, along with a growing number of sustainable consumer product companies, participating retailers and not for profit organizations. Veterans Week was founded as a Nationally directed initiative by renown brand and business developer Dave Behar.


A snapshot of Independence Week and pre-Veterans Week promotion.