Armistice Day Poppy Parade Ypres: Tuesday 10th – Thursday 12th November. The Poppy Parade is open for everyone to join it. The Poppy Parade forms up near St. George’s Memorial Church and St. Martin’s Cathedral in the Vandenpeereboomplein square. The parade marches off at 10.20 hours to the Menin Gate Memorial in advance of the bands and main parade. The Poppy Parade passes through the Menin Gate and halts in a specially reserved area to the east side of the Menin Gate Memorial. The ceremony is attended by bands, a choir, Standards and wreath layers. This trip offers coach, Shuttle Crossing, two nights at the 3* Ibis Lille Centre Gares hotel with buffet breakfast, coach excursions and Guided tour of Tyne Cot, Hill 60, Hill 62 and Hooge Crater Museum. The hotel is within walking distance of Lille city center & old Lille. The ibis Kitchen restaurant offers local and seasonal dishes. Fiber-optic WIFI available free of charge throughout the hotel Price £169.00 per person (sharing twin/double room). £59.00 Single room supplement.