2013 Memorial Day events

2013 Memorial Day events

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There are several Memorial Day-related events going on this weekend around Alabama. See our list below for details:

Birmingham

On Sunday, May 26, there will be a Memorial Day Remembrance at Alabama Veterans Memorial Park. It starts at 3 p.m. The park is located at the I-459 and Liberty Parkway exit. Call (205) 912-2019 or visit www.alabamaveterans.org for more information.

 

Tuscaloosa

Annual Memorial Day program Monday, May 27, at 8:30 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park next to University Mall. Visit www.tuscaloosaveteranspark.org for more information.

Tuscaloosa Veterans Affairs Medical Center holds a Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 27 at their Sports Atrium in Bluilding 137.

Cottondale VFW Post 6022 and Ladies Auxilliary has a Memorial Day fish fry starting at Noon on Monday, May 27.

Plates of fried catfish, coleslaw, baked beans and hush puppies are $7 each. Proceeds benefit the Veterans Relief Fund.

For more information call (205) 553-8040 after 3 p.m.

 

McCalla

Tannehill Ironworks and Historic State Park and the Alabama State Militia Artillery are hosting the 12th annual Civil War Battle and Living History Reenactment May 26 and 27. There will be more than 500 re-enactors. Admission is charged. Camps open at 9 a.m.; battles at 2 p.m. For more information call (205) 477.5711 or visit www.tannehill.org.

 

Gadsden

The Gadsden-Etowah Patriots Association will host a Memorial Service at the Ola Lee Mize Patriots Park (located near the Noccalula Falls Park entrance) from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. For more information call (256) 467-4042 or email gepa1@ymail.com.

 

Montevallo

The Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo will have a program to honor and remember the country's military men and women starting at 9 a.m., Monday, May 27. Call (205) 665-9039 for more information. You can also visit http://www.cem.va.gov/cems/nchp/alabama.asp for more information about the cemetery.

American Village salutes those in every generation who have served and sacrificed for the cause of liberty. Events start at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 27, and run through 3 p.m.

For more information, call (205) 978-5095 or visit www.americanvillage.org.

 

Cullman

Memorial Day ceremony at Veteran's Park at Sportsman Lake Park starts at 10 a.m. Monday, May 27.

 

Anniston

The city of Anniston is hosting its 23rd annual Memorial Day ceremony at 11 a.m. at Centennial Memorial Park at 1701 Quintard Avenue.

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