Memorial Day Weekend Events in Polk County, NC.

Would you like to partake in supporting some Memorial Day Weekend events?  Here is what is happening locally,  and remember what Memorial Day is about.

Polk County Military organizations Schedule of events for Memorial Day weekend 2016

American Legion Post 250, VFW Post 9116, Polk County Veterans Memorial Honor Guard


American Legion Post 250 will be distributing poppies throughout Polk County Friday morning the 27th into the afternoon.

American Legion Post 205 and VFW Post 9116 along with any volunteers will be placing flags on all veterans’ graves at the Polk Memorial gardens cemetery in Columbus Saturday May 28 starting at 10AM for anyone wanting to help.

Monday, Memorial Day, VFW Post 9116 and the Polk County Veterans Honor Guard will conduct its annual ceremony at the Polk Memorial Gardens cemetery starting at 11AM.

Monday, Memorial Day, The American Legion Post 250, VFW Post 9116 and the Polk County Veterans Memorial Honor will be conducting a Memorial Day ceremony at the Veterans Park in Saluda starting at 3:30PM.

Singing for Soldiers will begin at 6PM at the Columbus Veterans Park and the Honor Guard will be presenting the Colors.

On Wednesday June 1 we will recover the flags in Polk Memorial Gardens starting at 10 AM for anyone wanting to help out with that.