Patriotic 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.

Ceremony


11:00 - noon


Golden Empire Drum & Bugle Corps

Other Performers


12:00 - 1:30 pm 

Raising the Flag *

National Anthem

Invocation

Opening Remarks:

Kay Pitts,

   2016-2017 President,

   Bakersfield Breakfast Rotary Club


Taps

Lowering the Flag


  * On Memorial Day, the Flag is

  flown at half mast until noon.

Schedule of Events


Sponsor a Flag

or

2:00 - 5:00  Flag Sponsors pick up flags

2:00 - 3:00  JROTC will present flags


2:00 - 4:00  Take Down Flags*


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

trained in formal Flag Honors will remove the flags.


Monday, Memorial Day


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

All Days

  

Formal Ceremonies:


8:00 am

Raising the Flag


8:00 pm

Taps

Lowering the Flag

Memorial Day WeekenD 2017,  May 27 - 29

Presented by the BAKERSFIELD BREAKFAST ROTARY CLUB

Saturday

  

7:00 am - 10:00: Flag Setup

Volunteers Needed!


12:00 noon


National Anthem

Opening of Flag Display