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Brief ceremonies in honor of Memorial Day. Make sure to get to the events well before the begin. All three are conducted by Highland VFW Post 9914. Event cost: Free Event times: 8 a.m. at Highland Cemetery, 8:30 a.m. at Highland Veterans Memorial Park and 9 a.m. West Highland Cemetery; May...
Attend a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Great Lakes National Cemetery honoring deceased veterans. The VFW State Honor Guard will present the colors and perform a rifle salute during the ceremony. There will be patriotic music, too. Event cost: Free Event time: 1 p.m. May 29, 2022
Celebrate Memorial Day with a walking tour of Mt. Avon Cemetery. It features soldiers and families from the World, Civil, Toledo and Revolutionary Wars. Event cost: $10/member, $15/non-member Event time: 6:30-7:30 p.m. May 26, 2022
Starts off in Section 55 and is followed by a service to dedicate Veterans inscription tablets in the Veterans section of the cemetery. Event cost: Free Event time: 11:30 a.m. May 30, 2022
Families are invited to a four-team matchup to watch reenactment of 1860s "base ball." The teams — Cornshuckers Base Ball Team of Canton, Detroit Franklins, Rochester Grangers and Wahoo Base Ball Club of Royal Oak — will play in a tournament using 19th century rules and period uniforms. Event Cost:...
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Enjoy the best part of this annual Greek Culture fest: the food. While the carnival is on hold in 2021, find lamb shanks, chicken kabobs, dolmathes, gyros and more at the drive-thru festival. Participate in the raffle for a chance at the $5,000 grand prize. Event Cost: Fees for food Event...
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Honor the sacrifice our fallen soldiers made at this annual service. Pre-registration is required; seating and parking is limited. Event cost: Free Event time: 10-11 a.m. May 30, 2022
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