Sioux Falls Memorial Day Program

The Sioux Falls Veterans Council invites all area residents to the annual Memorial Day program on May 26. This year’s program will take place at the Sioux Falls VA Medical Center located at 2501 W. 22nd Street. It will be a tribute to our Nation’s fallen heroes.

The Sioux Falls Municipal Band will begin with a medley of songs at 10:00 a.m. followed by the Memorial Day program at 10:30 a.m.

Keynote speaker will be Stace Nelson, Marine Corps Veteran. Emcee will be Terry Mayer, Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter #959. Special appearances will be made by the El Riad Fife & Drum Corps, Rolling Thunder, and Patriot Guard

In case of inclement weather, the program will move to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 628, located at 3601 S. Minnesota Ave.

The quarterly VA Service of Remembrance for recently deceased Veterans will also take place in the VA Medical Center at 1:30 p.m. The National Moment of Remembrance will be observed during this program.

Shirley Redmond
Public Affairs Officer
Sioux Falls VA Health Care System

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