Event Calendar

Upcoming Events

Patriot Guard Memorial Ceremony

Thursday May 6, 2021

6 p.m.

Texas Panhandle War Memorial Center, 4111 S. Georgia

The Patriot Guard will escort the remains of indigent veterans who died in Randall and Potter Counties to a military burial in the Dallas Ft. Worth National Cemetery. The Patriot Guard will hold a public memorial for these veterans in our Veterans Park before they leave the following day. Everyone is invited to this public memorial for these veterans to show them that they are not forgotten. 

VA Caregiver Drive Thru

Friday May 14, 2021

Noon to 2 p.m.

Texas Panhandle War Memorial Center, 4111 S. Georgia

The Thomas E. Creek Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center will host a VA Caregivers Drive Thru event on the War Memorial Parking lot. Drive thru and receive printed information on the many benefits that are available to veterans and their caregivers through the VA. If you provide care to a veteran, come and learn all the benefits and assistance that is available to help you help your veteran.

War Memorial Welcome to Veterans

Saturday May 15, 2021

9:30 a.m. to Noon

Texas Panhandle War Memorial Center, 4111 S. Georgia

Veterans and family members - come have breakfast with us, learn about the referral services we have for veterans and family members, tour our military museum, and visit our interactive computer Education Center. The Texas Panhandle War Memorial was created to honor and serve you, so come and see what we are all about.

Memorial Day Ceremony

Monday, May 31, 2021

11 a.m. to Noon.

Texas Panhandle War Memorial Center, 4111 S. Georgia

This is our first public ceremony in almost a year! We invite our veterans and active-duty military, their families, and the public to this ceremony. Memorial Day specifically honors the military fallen with special focus on those killed during military service or through enemy contact. Patriotic music, color guard posting of the colors, invocation, pledge of allegiance, recognition of service branches, acknowledgement of gold star families, and a special guest speaker (TBD) are part of the ceremonies. Seating is available.

 

The flag is flown at half-staff from sunrise to noon. Come and show our support for our military heroes.

Sponsorships are available for this event:

Gold Official Sponsor ($5,000)

Anonymous

Silver ($2,500)

Bronze ($1,000)

Patriot ($500)

Other ($1 to $499)

Call the War Memorial to sponsor an event and honor our military heroes.

Veterans Day Ceremony

Thursday, November 11, 2021

11 a.m. to Noon

Texas Panhandle War Memorial Center, 4111 S. Georgia

Our event to honor veterans. We invite our veterans, active-duty military, their families, and the public to our Veterans Day ceremony. Veterans Day honors all veterans. Patriotic music, color guard posting of the colors, invocation, pledge of allegiance, recognition of service branches, and a special guest speaker (TBD) are part of the ceremonies. Seating is available.

 

The flag is flown at full staff today. Come and show our support for our military heroes.

Sponsorships are available for this event:

Gold Official Sponsor ($5,000)

Anonymous

Silver ($2,500)

  

Bronze ($1,000)

Patriot ($500)

Other ($1 to $499)

Call the War Memorial to sponsor an event and honor our military heroes.

Veterans Car Show

Saturday June 5, 2021

9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Registration 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Texas Panhandle War Memorial Center, 4111 S. Georgia

This is a judged car show with trophies for each category of car. Attendance is free. $25 entry fee for each vehicle. Contact Don Roden, dlr3@suddenlink.net, for an entry form.