Memorial Day events taking place across Southwest Virginia

Memorial Day ceremonies happening in Lincoln Monday.
Memorial Day ceremonies happening in Lincoln Monday.(MGN)
Published: May. 24, 2023 at 1:52 PM EDT
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(WDBJ) - Several Memorial Day events will take place across Southwest Virginia this weekend.

The list of events can be found below, and we will add to it as event info comes into the newsroom (please email


UAW Local 2069 is holding its 30th annual Memorial Day Ceremony on May 27 at 8 a.m. at the Local 2069 Union Hall in Dublin, across from Volvo Trucks.


The Roanoke Valley Veterans Council is holding a Memorial Day celebration on May 29 at 9:30 a.m. at the Roanoke Valley War Memorial’s Freedom Plaza.

The American Legion Post 93 of Buchanan is hosting a memorial day celebration at 11:00 a.m. at the Fairview Cemetery.

The Virginia Department of Veterans Services is hosting an 11 a.m. Memorial Day celebration at Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Dublin.

A Memorial Day service will be held at the corner of Main St and Washington St at 10 a.m. in Lexington.

The D-Day Memorial in Bedford will hold its annual commemoration of Memorial Day on May 29 at 11 a.m. Because of weather concerns, the ceremony will be live-streamed.

The Bedford International Alliance is holding a ceremony at Greenwood Cemetery at 2 p.m.

Myrtle Beach Travel Guide:

Residents traveling to Myrtle Beach for Memorial Day weekend can find a travel guide by clicking here.