Several Memorial Day activities scheduled around the F-M metro

Courtesy: U.S National Archives
Courtesy: U.S National Archives

(Fargo, ND) -- Memorial Day activities are happening across the F-M metro for the national holiday.

A list of memorial day activities has been put together by Jason Hicks, who is a Commander of United Patriotic bodies and member of the Fargo Memorial Honor Guard. Thank you for all who have served the United States and gave the ultimate sacrifice. 

Fargo VFW, AL and AMVETs
0730 Fargo North side Jewish cemetery
0800/0830 North Holy Cross Fargo cemetery
1030hrs Riverside cemetery (line up)
1100hrs ceremony (riverside) see program attached
1200/1230hrs Sunset memorial gardens see program
1330hrs  Lindenwood  164 th INF and Submariners

1045hrs Flag Raising at POW/MIA plaza
1100hrs Program

Harwood AL, Auxiliary and Legion Riders
Program at 10am 
Harwood-Oakwood cemetery

Moorhead AL and Dilworth VFW 
7:00 Ceremony on Veterans memorial bridge. 
8:45 Moorhead Memorial gardens
9:15 Sabin (Elmwood cemetery)
9:30 Sabin (Trinity cemetery)
10:00 Evergreens South Moorhead
10:15 Prairie Home cemetery
10:30 St. Josephs cemetery 
10:40 Riverside North Moorhead cemetery
11:00 Ceremony at Moorhead American Legion
12:15 flag raising
**These times are approximate so it is recommended
that you should be there 10-15 minutes early
Cemetery ceremonies will include: Prayer, Rifle
Salute, and Taps

Fargo Memorial Honor Guard/ Sheyenne -Maple church
6:00pm program
6:30 picnic
7:00 Live concert by Check your 6
9:00 PM Fireworks

Commander Hicks says to note the Fargo Memorial Honor Guard in conjunction with Maple Sheyenne Church are hosting a community picnic, live music and fireworks event as a celebration of sacrifice. Music provided by Check Your 6, a non-profit that helps Veterans and first responders through music.