Events in the Park

​Memorial Day

Memorial Day, observed annually on the last Monday in May, is set aside to solely to remember and honor personnel who have given their lives for our country while serving in the Armed Forces. Each year on Memorial Day, an organized ceremony is held at the Park to honor of these lost lives.

Veterans Day

Veterans Day, observed annually on November 11, is a day set aside to thank and honor all those who served or are serving honorably in the military, both in wartime and peacetime.

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, observed annually on December 7, is a day set aside to honor the 2,403 victims who were killed in the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

Winter Flags

Due to wind issues and flag damage, a schedule began on November 16, 2012 for one US flag and one Wyoming State flag to fly during the winter season.
Listed below are the days flags are flown at all memorials in the Park between December and May.

January 1 New Year's Day 
January 20 Inauguration Day (every fourth year)
Third Monday in January
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Third Monday in February Presidents' Day
March Equinox Easter
April 6 Army Day (Navy day)
April 13 Thomas Jefferson's Birthday (Army only) 
April 14 Pan American Day (Embassies in Latin America) 
May 1  Loyalty Day (Army only)
December 7 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day (half-mast all day)
December 17 Pan American Aviation Day (Embassies in Latin America)
December 15 Christmas