An Elgin tradition since 1868, this year's program will pay tribute to the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a keynote address by Lieutenant Adrienne Benton, staff chaplain from Great Lakes Naval Training Station. Local veterans who served during World War II will also be recognized. This year's program will also include the Elgin Master Chorale and Northwest Baptist Academy Marching Eagles. Local students will continue the long held tradition of reading Lincoln's Gettysburg Address and General John Logan's Orders which established Memorial Day.
Contact: Please visit www.elginmemorialday.org
Location: Bluff City Cemetery - 945 Bluff City Boulevard
Time: 11:00 a.m.