Flags Fly for the United States Military at Forest Lawn’s Veterans Day 2018 Celebration
In a spectacular and patriotic celebration, Forest Lawn Memorial—Parks & Mortuaries will honor veterans with the Veterans Day 2018 event at Forest Lawn—Hollywood Hills. The free event will recognize the dedicated service of the members of the United States military with parachute jumpers, a flyover, patriotic music, a rifle salute, an invocation, a color guard, a wreath laying, and more. The pinnacle event at Forest Lawn—Hollywood Hills culminates celebrations at Forest Lawn—Cathedral City and Douglass & Zook Mortuary.
From 11:00 AM through 12:30 PM, on Sunday, November 11, 2018, at Forest Lawn—Hollywood Hills’s Hall of Liberty Courtyard, the 59th annual Forest Lawn Veterans Day event offers veterans, families, and the public an opportunity to celebrate the members of the U.S. Armed Forces. Patriotism and respect will wave throughout Forest Lawn, with flags placed around the memorial park by the American Heritage Girls Troop #1212 before sunrise as well as distributed to guests and paraded during the color guard. The Band of the California Battalion orchestra, bagpipers, and soloists, as well as the sounds of a rifle salute and military flyover will set the auditory stage for speakers, an invocation, and a celebration that will allow attendees to show their respect and appreciation for veterans. Each guest will also be given a commemorative pin and can enjoy refreshments.