Friday, July 13th
-- 6pm - Reception/Meal for Gold Star families in the Superior Auditorium - Gold Star family members - please RSVP with your Fallen's name and number of people planning to attend to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
--7pm - Ceremony Open to the Public in front of the Superior Auditorium (weather permitting; otherwise, it will be held in the Auditorium)
Sunday, July 15th
--5:30pm - Brief Closing Ceremony Open to the Public
Host sponsor: KTBS, KPXJ, City of Shreveport, Cintas, Community Bank of Louisiana
Highlights of the event will include:
Freedom Riders Escort upon the Memorial's Arrival in Northville
Thursday, May 17 - 4pm Opening Ceremonies 6pm Softball Game with Military Veterans and Active Duty
Friday, May 18 - 5:30pm - Field opens for seating, food/drinks, displays 7pm - "Killer Flamingos" concert to honor our Military Heroes
Saturday, May 19 - Armed Forces Day 8:30am - 5K Walk/Run 11am - Double-Header Baseball Game; food/drinks, displays, events
4pm BBQ followed by a brief program at 5pm with special guests, Governor Pete Ricketts and Noala Fritz, Gold Star Mother of 1LT Jacob Fritz, KIA 1-20-2007.
Threatening weather has forced postponement until Wednesday, May 2nd - 3pm.
Ceremony Saturday, April 28th - 11am
Rockie Lynne Veterans Tribute Concert to follow Ceremony
Memorial will arrive with motorcycle escort Thursday, April 26th, in the afternoon. The memorial will remain on display 24 hours a day until Sunday evening at 6pm.
Gold Star family members planning to attend are asked to RSVP for the ceremony to: Jerry Christensen at 641-843-3921.
Hosted by: OPERATION FAMILY FUND
CLAY LACY AVIATION
Charles Schwab Corporation
Gary Sinise Foundation
Host Sponsor: Charles Schwab Corporation
Host Sponsor: MIBA - Military in Business Association at Columbia
Host Sponsor: ACOPIA HOME LOANS
Ceremony Open to the Public: Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10am
Saturday, July 22 - 10am - Ceremony Open to the Public