Memorial Day Events
THE 2017 MEMORIAL DAY CALENDAR OF EVENTS IN ACADIANA
Lafayette Memorial Park Cemetary will hold its annual service on Monday, May 29th @ 3 PM in the Peace Chapel Mausoleum located at 2111 W Pinhook Road in Lafayette. FMI 337-235-3062
St. Landry Parish Veterans Memorial Committee will hold Ceremonies on May 29th at the Veterans Memorial and Bellevue Memorial Cemetery. Contact: Pat Mason-Guillory at 337-692-1133 or 337-948-3657 ext.10264
Crowley will hold services on Sunday, May 28th @ 3 PM in Crowley at the Historic Rice Theater.
First Baptist Church in Crowley is having a Memorial Day BBQ Picnic on Sunday, May 28th at 3:00 at Acadian Baptist Center. FMI 337-783-0441
LA State Capitol – Baton Rouge will hold the Garden of Flag Planting on Friday, May 26th @ 9 AM.
LA State Capitol – Baton Rouge will hold a Name Reading Ceremony on Saturday, May 27th @ 9 AM
THE BLUE STAR MOTHERS OF LA. CHAPTER 1 WILL ONCE AGAIN BE PLANTING AMERICAN FLAGS TO HONOR AND REMEMBER THE FALLEN MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. 11,000 AMERICAN FLAGS WILL BE PLANTED ON THE GROUNDS OF THE LA. STATE CAPITOL. FMI 225-270-2537
St. Landry Parish
Veterans Memorial Committee will hold Memorial Day Ceremonies on May 29th at the Veterans Memorial and Bellevue Memorial Cemetery. FMI 337-692-1133
The Breaux Bridge American Legion Post 133 will host a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Veterans Home, 300 Veterans Drive, Breaux Bridge, on Monday May 29 beginning at 11:00 a.m. FMI-349-7085
Frank Thibodeaux American Legion Post/Unit 520 is sponsoring the Memorial Day parade and ceremony Monday, May 29, 2017 starting with the parade at 5:00 p.m. on the corner of West Division and Main Street..If you’re interested in participating in the parade contact: Don Hall 368-5651, . The ceremony will be held at the Pavillion immediately following the parade at the Marcus Cain Memorial Park.
If you are having a Memorial Day event please call 783-1560 or email [email protected] to be added to the calendar.