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Memorial Day Ceremony – May 30th

ASHEVILLE, NC – Buncombe County, in conjunction with the City of Asheville Mayor’s Committee on Veterans Affairs, will host the annual Asheville-Buncombe Memorial Day ceremony at Pack Square Park at 3 p.m. on May 30, 2011.

Event highlights include:

  • Presentation of Colors
  • Recognition of Service by Buncombe County Vice-Chairman Bill Stanley and Asheville Mayor Terry Bellamy
  • Musical performances by Rockell and Taylor Whiteside
  • A 21-Gun Salute by Asheville Police Department Honor Guard

The Master of Ceremonies for the event will be WWNC radio talk show host Matt Mittan. The public is invited to attend.

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