Veterans Day Events

* LEONARDTOWN VETERANS DAY PARADE -- 10 a.m. tomorrow. Four thousand people are expected to see marching bands, military units and an appearance by the Anheuser-Busch Clydesdale horse hitch team. Washington Street, Leonardtown. Free. 301-475-9791.

* LA PLATA VETERANS DAY CEREMONY -- 11 a.m. tomorrow. Remarks by a chaplain and a guest speaker, followed by a wreath-laying ceremony. American Legion Post 82, 6330 Crain Hwy., La Plata. Free. 301-932-1399.

* PRINCE FREDERICK VETERANS DAY CEREMONY -- 10:15 a.m. tomorrow. Featuring a wreath-laying presentation, firing squad and guest speaker. Veterans Green, Calvert County Courthouse, 175 Main St., Prince Frederick. Free. 410-535-2448.

* CHESAPEAKE BEACH VETERANS DAY CEREMONY -- 1 p.m. tomorrow. Featuring a guest speaker and a wreath-laying presentation by American Legion Post 206. Chesapeake Beach Veterans Memorial Park, Route 260, Chesapeake Beach. 301-855-6466.

Disaster Relief Concert

Country-pop band Austin Cody and the Crossroad Connection will headline a festival concert to benefit disaster relief from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Charles County Fairgrounds. Other acts on the bill include acoustic duo Mason/Dixon, Chesapeake Bay band Deanna Dove, folk-pop performer Lisa Williams, country duo Charlie Reilly, country outfit the Silverado Band and ABBA tribute act Sara Gray. $15; children 12 and younger, $5. All proceeds will be donated to the Charles County Disaster Relief Fund. Charles County Fairgrounds, 8440 Fairgrounds Rd., La Plata. 301-843-8807.

Class on Building Canoes

A course in which teams of participants use simple hand tools and receive guidance from expert instructors to build a 16-foot wooden canoe will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Calvert Marine Museum. The canoes will be suitable for two paddlers. Children 10 and older are welcome, but they must be accompanied by an adult. Calvert Marine Museum, 14150 Solomons Island Rd., Solomons. $530 for museum members; $580 for non-members. To register, call 410-326-2042, Ext. 41.

The honor guard from the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office leads the Leonardtown Veterans Day Parade last year.