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2018 Memorial Day Events

The following is a list of MDVA Memorial Day events.  For more information on an event, please call the listed point of contact.

Please be advised that inclement weather may impact MDVA Memorial Day ceremonies.  Ceremonies taking place at MDVA Memorials may be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.  Cemetery ceremonies will take place rain or shine.

Friday, May 25, 2018


Memorial Ceremony at the Vietnam Wall & Vietnam Women’s Memorial
Contact is Dr. JoAnn Fisher, 240-305-5516,

Monday, May 28, 2018


WWII War Memorial
Route 450 at the Naval Academy Bridge
1920 Ritchie Highway
Annapolis, MD 21401
Contact is Russ Ware, 410-354-3550

Ceremonies at 11:00AM

Crownsville Veterans Cemetery
1122 Sunrise Beach Road
Crownsville, MD 21032
Contact is Pat Ritter, 410-987-6320

Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery
11301 Crain Hwy
Cheltenham, MD 20623
Contact is Dimitra Johnson, 301-372-6398

Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery
11501 Garrison Forest Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
Contact is Ken McKisset, 410-363-6090

Korean War Memorial
2903 Boston Street at Canton Waterfront
Baltimore, Maryland 21224
Contact is Russ Ware, 410-354-3550

Vietnam Veterans Memorial
2825 South Hanover Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21225
Contact is Russ Ware, 410-354-3550

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Charlotte Hall Veterans Home
29449 Charlotte Hall Road
Charlotte Hall, MD 20622
Contact is Sharon Murphy, 301-884-8171

Eastern Shore Veterans Cemetery
6827 E New Market Ellwood Road
Hurlock, MD 21643
Contact is Bruce Webster, 410-943-3420

**Please note: Due to construction, no ceremony will take place at Rocky Gap Veterans Cemetery in Allegany County.  Ceremonies are on schedule to resume for Veterans Day 2018.

The following is a list of COMMUNITY EVENTS.  MDVA does not endorse these events.  The Department shares these events, as we are notified of them, as a courtesy in the event the community would like to attend.  For more information, please contact the point of contact list by each event.

May 28, 2018

Memorial Day Parade
American Legion Post 31
2 Sycamore Street
Westminster, MD 21157
MDVA Deputy Secretary Robert Finn to serve as keynote speaker
Point of Contact: Paul Emmert, Sr, Past Commander
Post Phone: 410-857-7953

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