Memorial Day Celebration



Laurel Hill East
3822 Ridge Avenue

Join the General George Meade Society for its annual Memorial Day celebration at Laurel Hill East, the site of the first Memorial Day in Philadelphia in 1868. The ceremony will include a dedication of markers at the graves of previously unmarked veterans, wreath-laying, speeches, music, and honor guards. All are welcome to join this free event. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony.