Fun Memorial Day Events!
By: Old Point National Bank / 22 May 2017
Fun Memorial Day Events - Monday, May 29th
- Portsmouth Annual Memorial Day Parade – High and Crawford Streets, Portsmouth, 10:00am
This annual Memorial Day Parade salutes the service and sacrifices of the men and women of the United States Armed Forces and celebrates Portsmouth's proud military heritage. Enjoy floats, marching bands and lots of excitement.
- Memorial Day Celebration at Victory Arch – Victory Arch (25th St. & West Avenue), Newport News, 11:00am
Sponsored by American Legion Braxton-Perkins Post #25, after the ceremony, the public is invited learn about America's rich military heritage at the Virginia War Museum. Visit the museum on Memorial Day and receive $1 off the admission price.
- Memorial Day Ceremony at York Hall – 301 Main St, Yorktown, 12:00pm
There will be posting of colors, historical re-enactors, a guest speaker, and the placing of flowers.
- Memorial Day Tradoc Band – City Center at Oyster Point, Newport News, 7:30pm
Honor and remember those who served in this beloved annual tradition, with U.S. Army Training & Doctrine Command Band. Bring a blanket or lawn chair, this event is free and open to the public.
We hope you enjoy these festivities from your friends at Old Point Mortgage!