Monday, Memorial Day


Saturday

  

7:00 am

Setup by Volunteers


12:00 noon

National Anthem

Opening of Flag Display


8:00 pm

Taps

Lowering the Flag

Patriot Fair

  

10:00 - 3:00


Exhibitions include local charities,
veterans organizations,
Sons of the American Revolution,
Daughters of the American Revolution, great food, activities and gifts for the kids, patriotic items and much more.

Schedule of Events


Sunday

  

8:00 am

Raising the Flag


8:00 pm

Taps

Lowering the Flag

We invite you to schedule a tour of the display as a group, set aside time to share stories  hold a special remembrance
for honorees or otherwise contribute to the experience.

Contact us:
INFO@THOUSANDFLAGS.ORG

Memorial Day WeekenD 2018,  May 26-28


1:00 - 4:00  Flag Sponsors pick up flags

3:00 - 4:00  Take Down Flags*


* Volunteers may help remove the flagpoles and fold flags for storage.  Adults and Youth Groups 

trained in formal Flag Honors will remove the flags.

or

Presented by the BAKERSFIELD BREAKFAST ROTARY CLUB

Sponsor a Flag

Ceremony


11:30 am


Golden Empire Drum & Bugle Corps


12:00 - 1:00 pm 

Raising the Flag *

National Anthem

Invocation

Opening Remarks:

Denise Haynes 

   2017 - 2018 President,

   Bakersfield Breakfast Rotary Club


Taps

Lowering the Flag


  * On Memorial Day, the Flag is

  flown at half mast until noon.